The accommodation department offers a wide range of solutions when it comes to looking for somewhere to stay in Montpellier ensuring you are as comfortable as you can be. The team makes every effort to cater for all students needs while staying in Montpellier. All accommodation is viewed by a member of the accommodation team to ensure that the school's high standards are met.
This residence is situated in a quiet, residential neighbourhood just 15 minutes away from the city centre by tramway. The residence is easily accessible on foot and is a pleasant walk on a sunny day. It is easy to feel right at home in this comfortable new residence which spans 6 floors, and has 68 apartments. The residence boasts all of the necessary amenities, Wi-Fi Internet connection, television, reception area and additional has options for breakfast.
You are free to work in the study space, cook your own meals in the well equipped kitchenette, or just relax after a day of learning at the Institut Européen de Français. Located in a modern ‘quartier’ of Montpellier, the residence is conveniently located for access to the beach which is approximately 6 kilometres away and accessible by bus. We offer options to stay in a double studio (2 people) or apartment (4 people) .
Arrival and Departure
Arrival the Sunday before you begin your course, during the afternoon. Departure Saturday morning, the day after you finish your course.
This option is ideal for those looking for a total French immersion experience. Homestay accommodation allows you to discover the culture and the rhythm of life “à la française”, and results in a faster progression of French language skills.
Host families are selected, with care, by the school's team and are bound by a quality contract with the Institut Européen de Français.
Shared apartments are often the most economical option for accommodation in Montpellier and are a great way to get to meet other students studying there. This type of accommodation provides a sense of independence as you will be looking after yourself and quickly engaging with ‘la vie française’.
You’ll have a private bedroom and share the kitchen, dining room, and the bathroom with other occupants. In general, there are 2 to 3 students to an apartment. These rentals are selected with care by the school's team and are bound by a quality contract with the Institut Européen de Français.
Arrival and Departure
Arrival the Sunday before you begin your course during the afternoon. Departure Saturday morning, the day after you have finished your course.
Travel arrangements and flights
Aside from transfer options within your country of study, we do not offer travel-inclusive programmes, but we can help you make the best travel arrangements to suit your needs, whether you are flying or travelling by rail.
Options for getting to IEF Montpellier
Transfers are available from Montpellier airport