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Best Language School in the WORLD!

I've been to L'ecole des Trois Ponts 14 times in the last 7 years and absolutely love it! The... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
katieha2014
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Salt Lake City, Utah
Continues to be the best French Immersion School

Returning for the eighth time, I once more improved my French in this immersive environment. I am... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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The Ecole des Trois Ponts created in 1991 specializes in short-term French language immersion courses for adults, in addition to French language combined with cooking classes, countryside walks or gourmet excursions. French immersion courses are...more
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645 rue Marechal Foch | Villa Beaulieu, 42153 Riorges, Communaute d'Agglomeration Roannais, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to L'ecole des Trois Ponts 14 times in the last 7 years and absolutely love it! The teaching methodology is superb, individualized and effective. And so much fun! The food and lodging is excellent as well. I've made many friends from around the...More

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Valerie P, Directeur général at Ecole des Trois Ponts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks to your faithfulness, Katie ! We are so happy to share this special French moments with you each year. Bravo for being such a passionate francophile and great student... Au plaisir de vous recevoir en 2019 Laetitia et Valérie

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Returning for the eighth time, I once more improved my French in this immersive environment. I am always impressed by the school's ability to gear the programme to my level. The residential nature is very conducive to learning. The meals are delicious and the rooms...More

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Valerie P, Directeur général at Ecole des Trois Ponts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Un grand merci pour votre précieux avis et votre fidélité pour la langue française et plus particulièrement pour l'Ecole des...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been going to Ecole des Trois Ponts since it began many years ago. I look forward to it each year as a way to keep my French at a good level. The teachers are enthusiastic and well trained, the facilities are lovely, and...More

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Valerie P, Directeur général at Ecole des Trois Ponts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Our heartfelt thanks to your faithfulness, Clare ! Vous êtes chez vous à l'Ecole des Trois Ponts et la bienvenue...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great multicultural experience. Small classes. Excellent tuition. Very social. Food very good. I stayed with a wonderful local family. Could come and go as I wished. Best of all, my spoken French really improved in that one week.

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Valerie P, Gérant at Ecole des Trois Ponts, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review: ça fait chaud au coeur! & Keep your enthousiasm in learning French! We were all delighted to share that unforgettable French experience with you! Au plaisir de se revoir, Laetitia

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I liked everything about my week at the school. The director, the teachers, and the chef were friendly, professional, supportive and encouraging. The accommodations were very good. The food was excellent. I enjoyed the morning classes and the afternoon cooking (and have some excellent new...More

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Valerie P, Manager at Ecole des Trois Ponts, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback and happy you enjoyed your French and Cooking course with Ecole des Trois Ponts. We hope to welcome you back again someday. Bonne journée! Valérie et son équipe

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am older, so I will never become a fluent French speaker. This said, I actually learned so much at this amazing school! What is amazing about this school, is you live with the other students & speak French constantly. Valerie places the students in...More

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Valerie P, Directeur général at Ecole des Trois Ponts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Bonjour, Many thanks Deborah for such a valuable review! You've attended our French and Gourmet excursions course and I really enjoyed showing you around and sharing with you this precious time with local producers. Staying only one week can be frustrating but a full immersion...More

Reviewed September 26, 2018

This year was my 11th visit for a week of French. I chose to do country walks in the afternoons - all whilst conversing in French. I also opted to stay outside the school with a local family which was great for practising the language...More

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Valerie P, Directeur général at Ecole des Trois Ponts, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Merci Mark ! And happy you had such a great time with us. Our French and Countryside walks is a good concept to turn an immersion program into an enjoyable and relaxed experience to gain confidence when speaking. Looking forward to seeing you for another...More

Reviewed September 25, 2018

In 2014, I decided the only way to become fluent in French was to enrol myself in a school where you are immersed in the French language for the whole time you are there. I found the perfect school in Ecole des Trois Ponts. I...More

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Valerie P, Directeur général at Ecole des Trois Ponts, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

We are so grateful ! Thank you for having taken time to give your feed-back. For us, it is priceless. We are so happy to share this French experience with you each year! A une prochaine visite, Merci encore Barbara! Valérie et son équipe

Reviewed September 25, 2018

I have been to École des Trois Ponts three times & find the whole experience an immersion in language, food & culture - which I really enjoy.

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Valerie P, Directeur général at Ecole des Trois Ponts, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018
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Merci beaucoup pour avoir partager votre expérience avec nous ! A bientôt, Laetitia

Reviewed September 21, 2018

We spent a week in early September and recommend the school highly. Staff are friendly and professional, instructors excellent and fellow students keen and sociable, several of them having returned often. The setting is pretty and comfortable and the food delicious, if a little on...More

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Valerie P, Directeur général at Ecole des Trois Ponts, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2018

Bonjour, Many thanks for reviewing your experience. Yes, the international and friendly atmosphere at the school makes it easy to socialise and mix with the other visitors with the benefit of French conversation to gain in confidence when speaking. Merci encore pour cette semaine passée...More

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