Summer camps 2018 🇨🇭

Saturday, June 30th to Saturday, August 11th, 2018

Nestled in the heart of Switzerland’s breathtaking Alps 🏔️

Préfleuri is located in a traditional Swiss chalet surrounded by 2 acres of natural playground. Prefleuri is 2km away from Villars-sur-Ollon, an authentic ski resort with an altitude of 1300m. 

Welcoming children of all nationalities from ages 3 to 14 for the last 75 years, a journey at Préfleuri’s Summer Camp is a time shared with our family who will welcome you with open arms.

From all ages, here everyone will find their happiness!

Life at Préfleuri ☀️

Our week begins on Saturday with the arrivals and the departures. 

The following is a typical day during our Summer Camp

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 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, children will learn Molière’s language with accredited French teachers in line with our school’s philosophy.

English lessons 🇬🇧

For beginners and for more advanced students, children will learn the subtlety of the English language, with accredited English teachers in line with our school’s philosophy.

Tutoring 🎓

Sometimes some homework is required to prepare for a new academic year. For children who require it, we offer tutoring classes in either English or French. Please contact us directly for more information –

Our Sections 🎲

Kindergarten camp 3 to 4 years old
  • In the morning: Language learning with creative and recreational activities. 
  • In the afternoon: Sports and mountain activities, such as physical development trails, cycling, ball games, beginner’s tennis or visiting our forest cabin.
  • Excursions: Various visits, such as the Swiss Steam Park, the local zoo, the Chateau de Chillon, boating on lake Geneva and much more. 
Discovery & Starter camp 5-7 years old
  • In the morning: Classroom lessons in French, English or Tutoring.

  • In the afternoon: Various sports, with tennis, ice-skating, archery, martial arts, team sports, optional horseback riding, football, volleyball, basketball and much more.

  • An array of activities: Adventure parks, banana boating, hiking, tree top trails, sleep-overs in our cabin in the woods, mazes, bowling, camping, orienteering and much more

  • Field Trips to: museums, the chocolate factory or castles to name a few.

Sports & Adventure Camp 8 to 14 years old

Separated into three aged groups; from 8 to 9 years old / from 10 to 11 years old / from 12 to 14 years old.

  • In the morning: Classroom lessons in French, English or Tutoring.

  • In the afternoon: Various sports, with tree top trails, pendulum swings, mountain biking, kayaking, orienteering, team sports, tennis, rock climbing, martial arts, optional intensive tennis, horse riding lessons and many more. 

  • An array of activities: Log cabin in the forest, swimming pool, ice-skating, banana boat rides, laser-game, bowling & summer sledge.

  • Field Trips to: Water slide park, visiting the Chaplin’s World museum, hiking & overnight stay in a mountain refuge, discovering the mountains and their secrets with a guide – to name just a few. 

Themed Weeks 🏕️

Each moment at Préfleuri is unique! 

In addition to the activities mentioned above, we offer a themed week for the more tenacious & adventurous. 

Up to 6 different themes in 2018.

With limited availability, please contact us directly for more information –

The Masterchef 🍪

From 7th July until 13th July 

We say, “You are what you eat”, we begin to learn how to cook delicious meals, and quickly! Main dishes for this week are bread & chocolate making, discovery of the Swiss gastronomy and much more. 

Group Size – Max. 15 participants

Catamaran Sailing Courses ⛵

From 14th July to 20th July 

This week will be dedicated to those who wish to acquire the basics of boat safety and navigating, manoeuvring a boat, and working in teams of 2 to 3 people on a catamaran. All aboard sailors!

Group Size – Max. 8 participants

The Traveler’s Week 🚌

From 21st July to 27th July

Reserved for children from 12 to 14 years old, this will be an unforgettable week travelling through Switzerland, France and Italy! Discovering places from Chamonix to Lugano, this is an ultimate adventure across part of Europe’s highest and most extensive range of mountains, the Alps.

Group Size – Max. 13 participants

The Animal Lover’s Week 🐕

From 21st July to 27th July 

A week dedicated to maintaining, petting, and educating ourselves about all sorts of animals. From the company of the famous Swiss St. Bernard dogs, to the farms more well known chickens, rabbits & goats. To the discovery of typical and rare alpine animals, including ibex, wolves and bears. 

Group Size – Max. 15 participants

Switzerland’s Week 🇨🇭

From 28th July to 3rd August

Yodel-Ay-Eee-Oooo! 1st August is our national day in Switzerland. During the whole week we will enjoy the best that Swiss culture has to offer! With chocolate and cheeses,  listening to and playing the traditional Swiss instrument the “Cor des Alpes”, or even participating in traditional Swiss wrestling matches. Discover the best of our culture!

Group Size – Max. 26 participants

The Fun & Excitement Week 😄

From 4th August to 10th August 

A week dedicated to adrenaline and excitement! Have you ever tried the ‘Real Fly’ experience (Indoor Sky Diving) ? Do you enjoy speed and heights? Have you ever swung from the world’s highest bridge on a glacier at 3000m of altitude? Well we’ll wait for you!

Group Size – Max. 15 participants