This is a special year for us at Préfleuri as we celebrate its 70 years of existence. During the summer of 1948, Préfleuri welcomed its first pupils, a group of Belgium girls discovering the beauty of our mountains.
With time, this unique holiday camp grew into a renowned International school. In growing, Préfleuri has adapted to the evolutions of society, yet has maintained the authenticity of its atmosphere, and its homely environment has nurtured an acute sense for children’s needs.
Welcoming children of all nationalities from ages 3 to 14, a journey at Préfleuri is a time shared with our family who will welcome you with open arms. Everyone here, whatever their age, will find their happiness.
70 years, four generations and always the same passion for education
Life at Préfleuri’s Summer Camps
Our week begins on Saturday with the arrivals and the departures.
Morning – 3 hours of language courses in English, French or Individual Tutoring.
Afternoon – Sports represent an important part of our activities: from tennis to horse riding, to martial arts or rock climbing. Mountain biking & kayaking, there are too many to mention, each day represents a new adventure.
We always make sure we enjoy the best of our beautiful surroundings, which sometimes involve the comfort of our mountain refuge in the forest, as well as banana boat trips on lake Geneva, or simply visiting some of the exciting amusement parks of the region.
Evening – It would not be a complete day without a full evening of fun. From laser game nights to themed shows or our famous weekly buffet. Creating wonderful memories until the end of the day.
Our Summer Courses
For five days of the week, we will have 3 hours of classes. We offer the following courses:
French lessons – For beginners and for more advanced students, courses are taught by accredited French teachers.
English lessons – For beginners and for more advanced students, courses are taught by accredited English teachers.
Tutoring – For children who require it, we offer tutoring classes in either English or French.
KINDERGARTEN CAMPS – 3 to 4 years old
- Sports and mountain activities
- Ball games
- Visiting our forest cabin
- Swiss Steam Park
- The local zoo
- Boating on lake Geneva
- The Chateau de Chillon and much more.
DISCOVERY & STARTER CAMPS – 5 to 7 years old
- Martial arts
- Optional horseback riding
- Adventure parks
- Banana boating
- Field Trips to museums, the chocolate factory, castles and much more.
SPORTS & ADVENTURE CAMPS – 8 to 14 years old
- Tree top trails
- Mountain biking
- Horse riding lessons
- Swimming pool
- Banana boating
- Overnight stay in a mountain refuge
- Water slide park
- Visiting the chocolate factory, the Chaplin’s World museum and much more.