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Tours Langues, Tours, France

Average student rating for this school was the best or in the top 20% among all schools in France
4.7/5

Rating: 4.7/5.0

What we like about the school

  • Small class sizes

Tours Langues

The language school Tours Langues was founded in Tours, France in 1994. The school is located in the city centre, in a lovely square, surrounded by houses from the 15th century, bars and restaurants.

The school address is: 36 rue Briconnet, 37000 - Tours, France (see on map)

School currently open
Covid-19 school related information
- Désinfection obligatoire des mains avant d'entrer dans les communs et la salle de cour. - Port du masque conseillé dans les communs, lors des pauses. - Distanciation sociale d'au moins un mètre à privilégier.

Accreditations and Quality seals

FLEPreferential Terms in Case of Visa RefusalEFVET

School Size:

Facilities

  • Kitchen for student use

  • Microwave for student use

  • Fridge for student use

  • Snack vending machine

  • Drink vending machine

  • Library

  • Daily press

  • Movie rental

  • Free after-class access to language learning software

  • Movie room

  • Student support desk

  • Copy machine

  • Free WIFI

Classroom equipment

  • TV in some classrooms

  • Heating in all classrooms

  • Ample natural light in most classrooms

Number of classrooms:

7

Number of public PC workstations:

9

Our price includes

  • INCLUDED Internet access and use of school computers
  • INCLUDED Wireless LAN zone at school
  • INCLUDED Free certificate of course attendance
  • INCLUDED Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • INCLUDED Free assistance in finding flats for long-term students

Course material:

Generally course material is distributed free to students and will stay in student property.

Average number of students

  • Adult courses in summer: 50
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 30

Average age of students

Average number of levels

  • Adult courses in summer: 6
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 6

Minimum age of students

  • 16 years

French teacher qualifications

  • 100% hold a university degree
  • 100% hold a recognised language teaching qualification

Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school):

1
3
10
13
1
5
4
20
10
10
10
10

Optional airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Charles de Gaulle International Airport (CDG).

Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport:
350 € pick up
700 € return (both ways)

Days without class

In 2020 (including national and regional bank holidays): 01 Jan. 2020 - 05 Jan. 2020, 13 Apr. 2020, 01 May 2020, 08 May 2020, 21 May 2020, 01 Jun. 2020, 14 Jul. 2020, 11 Nov. 2020, 21 Dec. 2020 - 31 Dec. 2020.
School policy regarding bank holidays:Private classes are recuperated or refunded. Same as for nearly all language schools, group classes falling on bank holiday are not refunded and not recuperated.

French Courses

General Language
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Free cancellation up to 8 days before the start of your course. Valid for bookings from April 2020.
Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 10 20 24 32 36
Price in € 310 295 620 589 930 884 1210 1150 1770 1682 2330 2214 2890 2746 5510 5235 6530 6204 8450 8028 9395 8926
Price in US$ 333 666 999 1299 1900 2501 3102 5913 7008 9068 10082
Closed Session:
- 3 Months: 06 Jan, 30 Mar and 28 Sep.
- 4 Months: 06 Jan and 31 Aug.
- 6 Months: 06 Jan.
Starting dates
For all levels except from absolute beginners:
Every Monday.
General course schedule
4 daily lessons of 60 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:20
Afternoon: 13:30  - 15:40
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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Free cancellation up to 8 days before the start of your course. Valid for bookings from April 2020.
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Price in € 180 171 360 342 540 513 700 665 1020 969 1340 1273 1660 1577 3170 3012 3760 3572 4880 4636 5435 5164
Price in US$ 194 387 580 752 1095 1438 1782 3402 4035 5237 5833
Starting dates
For all levels except from absolute beginners:
Every Monday.
General course schedule
2 daily lessons of 60 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 11:10
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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Free cancellation up to 8 days before the start of your course. Valid for bookings from April 2020.
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Price in € 245 233 490 466 735 699 955 908 1395 1326 1835 1744 2275 2162 2700 2565 4340 4123 5145 4888 6665 6332
Price in US$ 263 526 789 1025 1498 1970 2442 2898 4658 5522 7153
Closed Session:
- 3 Months: 06 Jan, 30 Mar, 28 Sep.
- 4 Months: 06 Jan, 31 Aug.
- 6 Months: 06 Jan.
Starting dates
For all levels except from absolute beginners:
Every Monday.
General course schedule
3 daily lessons of 60 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:15
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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Private
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Free cancellation up to 8 days before the start of your course. Valid for bookings from April 2020.
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 12
Price in € 570 542 1140 1083 1710 1625 2280 2166 2850 2708 3420 3249 3990 3791 4560 4332 5130 4874 5700 5415 6840 6498
Price in US$ 612 1224 1836 2447 3059 3671 4282 4894 5506 6117 7341
Starting dates
Every Monday.
General course schedule
2-3 daily lessons of 60 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Afternoon: 15:00  - 19:00
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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Price in € 220 209 440 418 660 627 880 836 1100 1045 1320 1254 1540 1463 1760 1672 1980 1881 2200 2090 2640 2508
Price in US$ 237 473 709 945 1181 1417 1653 1889 2125 2361 2834
Starting dates
Every Monday.
General course schedule
0-1 daily lessons of 60 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Afternoon: 15:00  - 19:00
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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Price in € 400 380 800 760 1200 1140 1600 1520 2000 1900 2400 2280 2800 2660 3200 3040 3600 3420 4000 3800 4800 4560
Price in US$ 430 859 1288 1717 2147 2576 3005 3434 3864 4293 5151
Starting dates
Every Monday.
General course schedule
1-2 daily lessons of 60 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Afternoon: 15:00  - 19:00
Required minimum language level
Beginner (A1) (No previous knowledge required) or higher
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Lesson duration: 60 minutes
School's administrative fee: 40.00 €
Individual classesSingle individual lessons of tuition can be reserved at 60,00 €. The combination of group and individual lessons is highly recommended. Individual lessons will encourage you to actively speak the foreign language and will offer you the opportunity to discuss individual problems and weaknesses.
Comments about courses:If after confirmation of your registration, the school does not have a group at your level, you'll be taught half the amount of your lessons in one-to-one session, until a group is made.
From June to September the maximum number of students per group is 10.
Classes that fall on a public holiday will not be refunded and only afternoon sessions will be rescheduled.

Accommodation

weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week
Price in € 320 640 960 1280 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Price in US$ 362 723 1085 1446
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Double bed. Fees are to be paid directly to the host upon arrival.
Price extra night:
30 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Double room (only for 2 people travelling together).
Distance from school:
15 minutes walking
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Access to Wifi in building (Free WIFI), Heating, Half board on weekdays, Full board on weekends, Shared bathroom.
Age of students:
Minimum age of students: 16
weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week
Price in € 190 380 570 760 950 1140 1330 1520 1900 2280 190
Price in US$ 215 430 644 859 1074 1288 1503 1717 2147 2576 215
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Homestay, Tours Langues, Tours - 1
Homestay, Tours Langues, Tours - 2
Fees are to be paid directly to the host upon arrival.
Price extra night:
30 € (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
17 minutes walking (average reported by 27 former students)
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Access to Wifi in building (Free WIFI), Heating, Half board on weekdays, Full board on weekends, Shared bathroom.
Age of students:
Minimum age of students: 0
Hotel accommodations also available upon request.

Leisure activities

activity possibledistance from school
Cooking1 km
Dancing2 km
Golf5 km
Horse riding3 km
Music2 km
Sailing 
Squash3 km
Swimming4.5 km
Tennis2.5 km
Volleyball5 km
Yoga1 km

Reviews

4.7/5.0

Rating: 4.7/5.0

Location of the school

Rating: 4.9/5.0

4.9/5.0 
Organisation

Rating: 4.8/5.0

4.8/5.0 
Facilities

Rating: 4.5/5.0

4.5/5.0 
Social activities

Rating: 4.4/5.0

4.4/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language

Rating: 4.7/5.0

4.7/5.0 
Value for money

Rating: 4.6/5.0

4.6/5.0 
Accommodation
Homestay

Rating: 4.8/5.0

4.8/5.0 
Shared Flat (apartment)

Rating: 2.0/5.0

2.0/5.0 
Other
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Students liked about Tours Langues, Tours
The city where it is located, the atmosphere of the school, small sizes of the class, friendly staff and teachers, hospitable host family.
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
5.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
5.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
5.0/5.0
Other
5.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: If there is any place you want to visit, try telling the staff, and very likely your idea will be materialized. Give it a try!
Other comments: A warm, cozy, and friendly school to stay, also well-organized, staff very helpful, and nicely located in the city centre!
The teaching style is very relaxed with lots of talking and debate. Exactly what was needed to improve my comprehension and speaking skills.
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
4.0/5.0
They take their job seriously in education while keeping a friendly and secure environment inside and outside the class
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
5.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
5.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: The visits are just great, do not miss them.
Other comments: The families are carefully selected make sure the students have a great experience living with them. Teachers and staff are a constant support for the students in their day to day for small and big needs. They always are willing to recommend a book, get you directions to the cinema or helping you to book your train tickets. They are always there.
Good location; nice facilities; friendly and knowledgeable instructors; small class size.
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
4.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
4.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Social activities
3.0/5.0
Accommodation
Other
4.0/5.0
Additional information
Other comments: Focus seems to be on beginner/intermediate levels.
Small school, small courses. Home stay was ideal: warm and friendly family. It was also close to the train station so we could take easy day trips.
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
5.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
4.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
5.0/5.0
Other
5.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: Chenonceaux and Chambord Chateaux are really worth a visit.
Other comments: The only down side was that the numerous female Asian students often had strong accents and spoke very quietly and timidly, if at all.

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    FAQ about Tours Langues, Tours

  • French courses at Tours Langues start at 171 € for General French 10 course with 10 lessons per week. When booking here you benefit from an exclusive discount.
  • The accommodation Homestay is the most popular among all our clients of Tours Langues
  • Yes. The following courses can be attended as an absolute beginner: General French 20, General French 10, General French 15
  • Yes. The school offers pickup from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (350 €)
  • Depending on the chosen course, the maximum number of students at Tours Langues varies from 1 students (One-to-One Package (12h/week)) to 8 students (General French 20)
  • 100% of teachers at Tours Langues hold a university degree. 100% hold a recognized language teaching certificate.
  • The highest Nationality percentage at Tours Langues comes from Japan with a 20% representation, followed by students from England (13%) and Germany (10%).
  • Yes, there is an exclusive discount that only applies when booking online here.
  • Tours Langues offers courses from 16 years to 99. Average age is 22 during the summer and 26 for the rest of the year.
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