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Tailor-made German language holidays

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Tailor-made German language holidays
The tailor-made German language holidays are suitable for beginners to near native speakers and for people of all ages from 18 onwards. The combination of intensive one-to-one German language training with complete immersion in your free time will enable you to make maximum progress in a minimum amount of time, whilst having an interesting and,  if you want, a relaxing holiday.

  • Intensive one-to-one German language training, 3-8 lessons of 45 minutes each day with a professional German tutor, lessons tailor-made to your needs and aims.
  • Complete immersion in the German language in your free time. With or without your tutor: Choose between hill walking, horse riding, Yoga, skiing, art courses . Explore Freiburg and the Blackforest by bike, bus or train. Go to the cinema, talks, the pub and speak German only.

We also offer Business German for all industries and can prepare you for exams including the Goethe Insitute exams, TestDaf,  A-levels and more.

We suggest that you come for a minimum of one week. Ideally, you could stay 2 weeks or longer.  

And this is what our first guests/students wrote back to us:

The week I spent in Freiburg met my objectives for the course. We covered specific technical accounting material very thoroughly, but I also found that speaking aternoons and evenings with a German family improved my conversational German significantly. Overall, the course was well tailored to my requirements. Kevin Smith, Finance Manager, TRW, Level of German: advanced. Kevin moved to Germany four days after the course to start a new job with the Gelsenkirchen branch of TRW.

I found this course to be absolutely perfect for learning German, not just German for exams and degrees but also to actually learn how to speak colloquially. Stimulating and enjoyable, the course is taylor made for your interests and areas you wish to develop in speaking German, an excellent opportunity to experience Germany fully whilst interacting with native speakers. Seamus Mulready, student . Level of German: upper intermediate/advanced (Seamus came a few weeks prior to his German A-level exams. He did very well !)

The city’s special location, Switzerland and France at 1 hour distance and then, the Black Forest (...)makes Freiburg an irresistible paradise (…)I found the set up of the lessons wonderful(…)I particularly found rewarding the ‘home work’ i.e. ‘ please, this afternoon, go to shop ‘so and so’ and find out how much it cost to buy curtains: the measurements, the delivery and installation (…)I would like to pay special homage to the family that welcomed me so warmly. I enjoyed breakfast time with that family. Time to get together, I loved it (…) Jone Arrizabalaga, Marketing Coordinator, Level of German: Advanced beginner. Jone came after only one beginners course with German Tuition, London. It was amazing to watch her progress in confidence, understanding and speaking in only one week of diving right into German.

Thanks for organising the holiday in Freiburg. Everything went very well indeed I thought. It was a particularly valuable opportunity for me to speak and hear German uninterrupted for 5 days. Andrew Jones, Director of Music , Holy Trinity Church, Stratford-upon-Avon. Level of German: Near native speaker. We organized for Andrew a tailormade package without lessons in the class room. He went cycling, sightseeing and to a concert with Christoph Meyer from our "companion team" and joined a walking group in the Blackforest..