Intensive French Courses

Come to North Devon to learn French



Friday 5pm onwards  – Arrival and Dinner



  • Saturday Schedule
  • 9am – 12pm – Croissants and Coffee Class
  • 12pm – 2pm – Stretch legs local walk in French (Optional)
  • 2pm – 4pm – Afternoon Tea – French Conversation
  • 4pm – 5pm – Free time
  • 5pm – 7pm – Beach walk followed by curry by the sea (weather permitting)






  • Sunday Schedule
  • 9am – 12pm – Croissants and Coffee Class
  • 12pm – 2pm – Roast dinner lunch
  • 2pm – 5pm – Local cycle ride – flat off road cycle path. Local bike hire available
  • 5pm – Couse end
Intensive French Course Devon



  • 6th – 8th May – Intermediate (Level 3)

  • 13th – 15th May Advanced (Level 4 and 5)

  • 7th – 9th October – Intermediate (Level 3)

  • 14th – 16th October – Advanced (Level 4 and 5)


Barnstaple has some wonderful hotels.


Here are some that I would recommend that are within walking distance of The French Room


There are also a couple of Travel Lodge / Premier Inn hotels a short drive from The French Room


We will be having afternoon tea at The Saunton Sands Hotel. This is a 15 minute drive.



French Intensive Courses


Intensive French Courses

All activities are in 100% immersive French. 


We will enjoy meals together in local restaurants including afternoon tea at a local 4 star hotel with panoramic views of the beach.


A cycle ride is optional along a disused train track now converted into a smooth, flat cycle path with gorgeous views. You can hire bikes locally or bring your own.


You are also invited to join the various walks on offer on the beach and at a local National Trust beauty spot.




You will do 2 x 3 hour morning classes at The French Room as a group. 


The rest of your learning will be over meals and whilst doing activities.


Class content is tailored to the group attending and can include grammar, listening exercises, pronunciation practice and guided conversation.


In total you will receive 13 hours tutor time if you opt into all the activities and classes.


The course price includes tutor time only. Your travel, accommodation, meals and activities are all payable separately. 


The course will run with a minimum of 4 people and a maximum of 6. It is payable on booking with a full refund available up until 14 days prior to the course start date.

French Intensive Courses