Lyon is a city in east- central France, and is France’s third largest city after Paris and Marseilles rising on the merging confluence of the Rhone and Saone rivers. The city is made up of old and historical parts of the city centre and the new commercial parts. The city is known for its cuisine and gastronomy as well as historical and architectural landmarks, and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Alpadia Language School Lyon
The school is in the centre of Lyon, at the heart of the city’s cultural and festive life. Located in one of the nicest parts of Lyon, the school has its premises in a beautiful 19th-century building. It offers ideal conditions to study French.
The city boasts France’s oldest ancient ruins, medieval quarters, and fine Renaissance houses. Make sure you visit Musée des Beaux-Arts, Saint Jean Cathedral, the old town, the Basilica of Notre-Dame de Fourvière and discover Traboules Secret Passages in Lyon. They are all worth a visit. Few people know that Lyon is known as the gastronomic capital of France. Bouchons, family-run bistros that have become integral to the Lyon food scene, are known for their distinctive home-made cuisine, atmosphere, and décor. If you are a night owl you will not have a problem finding things to do; Lyon’s full roster of clubs, bars, pubs and hangouts will certainly include something that suits your tastes.
Staying with a host family is an ideal solution for students who want to experience full language immersion. Our families offer single rooms with kitchen and a shared bathroom. You can choose from half-board or breakfast only.
Our bright and spacious loft is available for you, only 10 minutes walk from the main train station and 20 minutes walk from the school. Within walking distance of the major shopping district of Lyon, it is recommended for people who want more contact with other international students.
Our residence can be easily reached by public transport. It is only 25 minutes away from the school. It offers a private bathroom and a small shared kitchen. This accommodation plan is suitable for students who want to be in touch with other students.
For those who seek alternative accommodation, we can offer a number of solutions near the school or around the city. From luxury 5 star hotel rooms to mid range 3 star rooms, you will certainly find the accommodation that suits you best.