Why Pick a French Immersion Homestay at a Teacher’s Home?

Learn From Hand-picked French Teachers

I personally selected these teachers for their experience in teaching French, outgoing personality and reliability. These French immersion homestays are a fun way to discover France.

Customised to Your Level of French

You will get plenty of French practice adapted to your own level, make fast progress, and get over your fear of speaking in no time!

Travel Alone or With Your family

Most teachers can accommodate a couple, friends traveling together or a family. A great and safe solution to practice your French while traveling by yourself or with loved ones.

Personalised French Lessons

Your French teacher and you will decide on a program to exactly match your French goals and needs. You’ll then practice what you’ve learnt during the entire day.

All French Teachers Fluent in English

They can explain the French language rules in English if need be, and communicate with your family. Or keep it 100% French, you choose!

Discover France With Your Teacher

Your French teacher will double as your guide. Discover a new region with a friendly and knowledgeable guide, as you practice your French in context.

A Typical Week of 6 Days, 7 Nights, French Immersion Homestay* Includes:

  • 15 hours of personalised French lessons with your experienced French teacher
  • Accommodation in a comfortable room with private bathroom in the teacher's home or private studio/house on the property
  • Minimum 2 meals a day provided by and shared with the teacher during which you'll speak French
  • 2 accompanied excursions or cultural activities with your French teacher to practice your French in context

* Since each teacher is independent, the French immersion homestays may vary slightly. Please refer to each immersion homestay to see what exactly is included, and specification on location, accommodations, weekly prices, number of guests possible, and the many options offered. Teachers may be able to welcome students for a longer/shorter stays. Teachers are independent and not employees nor contractors of French Today.

Hand-picked French Immersion Home Stays

French Immersion by the Beach in Arcachon (Yoga Option)

Discover the exquisite region of Arcachon with this unique French immersion homestay by the beach. Isabelle and her son Théotim (14) will welcome you in their modern flat, near all public transportations. Walk everywhere, or bike, or even rent a car to go visit the coast or the nearby vineyards of Bordeaux. With its warm microclimate, Arcachon is a great destination year round: it's a sportive's paradise, a nature-lover heaven, a food gourmet wonderland! Discover this unique region of France while improving your French under Isabelle's kind guidance and company. [Read More...]

Scenic French Immersion in the Little Pyrénées Mountains

Sample a slice of authentic French life with a French immersion homestay at Emilie & family in idyllic South-West France, at the foot of the Pyrénées Mountains.Their renovated French farmhouse offers breathtaking views over the countryside, especially stunning at sun down. Your graduated & experienced French teacher Emilie, her husband David and children Myrtille (10) & Aristide (17) enjoy cycling, cooking & eating, laughing, music: you will feel welcome by this dynamic family eager to help you practice your French in this scenic off the beaten track region of France. [Read More...]

Healthy Retreat & Familial French Immersion in Périgord (Yoga, Massages Option)

Learn French in immersion at Stanislas' family in the Périgord region of France, and recharge your spirit and soul. Located in a tastefully renovated and cozy farmhouse in the countryside, Stanislas' home is the perfect setting to study French, but also practice yoga, enjoy Melanie's massages, and relax thanks to their healthy and serene lifestyle. Discover "le Périgord pourpre", the Southern tip of the Dordogne region, featuring many pictural medieval villages with markets, large vineyards, and spectacular landscape. [Read More...]

French Immersion in Provence in Avignon (French Cuisine Option)

If you haven't crossed « Learning French in immersion under the sun of sweet Provence » off your bucket list yet, pack your bags and come to Avignon - only a 3h TGV ride from Paris! Julie, a certified and experienced French teacher, welcomes you – alone, with your family or friends – in her large, yet cozy apartment in the heart of Avignon. Fluent in French, English, German, and Portuguese, Julie loves meeting new people. Her teaching expertise and outgoing nature will surely make you feel comfortable as you progress in French and explore this amazing region of France. [Read More...]

Family French Immersion in Dordogne (Yoga Option)

Visit picturesque Dordogne and enjoy a peaceful and enriching stay with Chloé, Laurent and their little girl Cassandre. Chloé (certified French and Yoga teacher) will provide you creative and tailor-made French courses and offer to share a relaxing time with Yoga classes. Laurent (native from Dordogne) will introduce you to very authentic places (prehistoric caves, legendary castles, refreshing rivers...) and will cook tasty fresh and local French food for you. Improve your French in an authentic French family while enjoying a true vacation. [Read More...]

French Family Immersion in Lot-et-Garonne + Pool (Horse Riding Option)

Immerse yourself in this cultural yet rustic region of France and discover what it is to live among a true French family. Your hosts Pierre and Isabelle are both French teachers, and their 2 sons also speak French and English. Life in the Lot-et-Garonne is close to nature: hikes on bikes, foot or horses (they own 3), cooking with garden produce, movie watching in the family home theater, playing with the kids and the dogs. Reconnect with a simpler lifestyle while improving your French under the guidance of two experienced French teachers. [Read More...]

French Immersion Program in Teacher’s Home in Northern Brittany

Born in the UK but having lived in France for the past 15 years, Suzanne is the perfect French teacher and host for students of all ages and levels. She’s been teaching French for over 30 years, and on top of being French/English bilingual, also speaks Spanish, German and Italian. Come alone or with your family and relax in the comfort of her home and prize-winning garden, in the authenticity of a true Breton village and improve your French with this patient, loving and experienced teacher. [Read More...]

French Immersion at Teacher’s Flat in Paris Batignolles

Improve your French and discover French culture as you experience all that France's capital has to offer. Your French teacher Françoise will welcome one lucky female guest in her typical Parisian flat. You'll live completely immersed in French language, learning French and living like a typical Parisian. Practice your French on the streets of Paris while visiting some of the most significant museums - and enjoy the best food and shopping in the world. [Read More...]

French Immersion and Flexible Accommodation + Pool in Picardie, Near Paris

Imagine two adjacent traditional French houses, a garden with a large swimming pool and on the side, a student’s bungalow. Conveniently located near Paris, between the towns of Chantilly and Beauvais, Chantal will welcome you - alone or with your family or friends, there is plenty of room - and tailor a French immersion program to match your specific needs and goals. Improve your French, relax in the pool and visit Paris in the afternoon! [Read More...]

Basque Country French Immersion Program & Stay at Your Teacher’s Home

In the beautiful region of Bayonne, near the Pyrénées mountains and the Atlantic ocean (Biarritz), Myriam Rolando (a certified native French teacher who also speaks Spanish, English and Japanese) will teach you French and let you share her everyday life in the cozyness and safety of her house. Passionate about her region and its culture, her French immersion program offers many tours and excursions, as well as cooking classes - she is quite a chef! [Read More...]

Nice – Full French Immersion at Teacher’s Home or Private Studio

Ahhh, Nice… The French Riviera. Geneviève welcomes any level of French students and will be your host and guide for an exceptionally rich French immersion experience. Her apartment is ideally located in downtown Nice, within walking distance of the beach, shopping, museums and restaurants. If you prefer to be a bit more independent, you can stay in her cozy studio, and still benefit from daily French classes and time together. With French culture surrounding you, you'll progress in no time! [Read More...]

Southern Brittany – French Immersion & Private House in Belle-Isle (Theatre Option)

Michel lives in Belle-Isle en mer, a gorgeous, wild and protected island in the southern part of Brittany. Come alone, with your partner or spouse and experience a real French immersion in an authentic, yet renovated house adjacent to his. Michel is most comfortable helping advanced students perfect their French (levels B2 and higher). He would also be happy to visit you in your country, or travel worldwide with you. [Read More...]

Immersion Homestay at Teacher’s in French Speaking Switzerland

Learn French in immersion and discover French speaking Switzerland. Raymonde will welcome you in the safety of her Swiss country home, share her daily life with you and teach you French. Fluent in French, English and German, she’s been teaching languages for 25 years, but now that her grown-up children have left the nest, she is eager to share her time with students and make them discover the relaxing Swiss way of life. [Read More...]