Booking conditions

Terms and conditions :

 1.Enrolment: Fill in the application form and register online. To secure a place a registration deposit of 25% of the total amount is due on the moment of reservation.  The balance needs to be paid on arrival. With your reservation you commit yourself to the booking conditions and requested services. After having received your reservation and deposit we will send you a booking confirmation.

Reservations which are not conform to our conditions will be refused by us at any time and the reservation fee will be refunded.

2.Accepted forms of payment on the day of arrival:-Credit card (except American Express) -Cash

3.Changing a booking: If you wish to change a booking you have to inform us by email. Changing a booking (e.g. arrival date, accommodation, etc.) up to 45 days before arrival will incur a fee of 50 €. We will do our utmost  but cannot guarantee the fulfillment of the request made. Since extra costs may incur the rebooking charge may exceed 50 €.

4.Cancellation: If you are forced to cancel your course, you have to inform us by email. The following cancellation fees are due:

-cancellation more than 31 days before the course is due to start, the reservation deposit will be refunded except a cancellation fee of 100 €.

-cancellation between 1 and 31 days before commencement: the reservation deposit will not be refunded, except for bookings of 4 weeks or more: the cancellation fees are 80% of the reservation deposit with a maximum of 500€.

In the unlikely event the school won’t be able to create a group course due to not having enough students at the same time/level, smaller group or One-to- One courses for a reduced amount of lessons will be provided instead (20 lessons = 12 lessons / 30 lessons = 18 lessons). Under the rare circumstances that we are forced to cancel, all fees will be refunded of deferred. No further compensation will be owed by our school. The minimum number of participants is 2 students.

Under the rare circumstances that for any other reason the courses cannot take place, you will be refunded or deferred. No further compensation will be owed by to our school .

If you miss a class, it will not be replaced, nor will you be reimbursed.

-No classes are held on French bank holidays, nor will they be rescheduled. The dates of bank holidays are: in 2013: January  1st, April 1st, May 1st, May 8th, May 9th, May 20th, July 14th, August 15th, November 1st, November 11th, December 25th.

2014: January  1st, , April 21st, May 1st, May 8th,May 29th, June 9th, July 14th, August 15th, November 1st, November 11th, December 25th.

4.Visa: Nationals of the European Union don’t need a visa but only a valid ID card to enter and study in France.

All the other nationalities need a valid passport  (check that this will remain valid during your entire stay) and a tourist visa which is delivered by the French Embassy in your country for any stay, up to 3 months. For a stay over 3 months you need a long-term student visa.

Whenever you need a certificate from the school for the French Embassy in order to valid your visa, please contact us for more information.

In case of visa refusal,  we recommend postponing the course. In this case, the first rebooking fee will not be charged (evidence required). If you don’t postpose, normal cancellation fees will apply.

5. Insurance: Neither agent, operator, nor the school will be held responsible in any way for any accident, illness, loss of personal effects or change in personal circumstances arising at any time prior to or during the course. We strongly recommend apersonal travel insurance (incl. health, third-party, accident and luggage).

6. Liability: Neither  French in France-Nice nor the homestay shall be liable for damage or problems caused either negligently or intentionally by the students  while participating in trips and language courses at school. Students recognize and accept the laws and the normal code of conduct of the country which they are visiting.

7. Minimum age:The minimum age of our students is 18 years.

8. The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.

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