A Summer Adventure

St. George's summer camp in Montreux, Switzerland, offers an exclusive summer experience for young people from all over the world. Our camps provide challenging activities which are enjoyable and engaging while aiming to drive personal fitness of both the body and mind. Thanks to our memorable camps, lifetime friendships are formed with like-minded campers who have travelled to our location from all corners of the globe which last long after the camp is finished.

Our campers are encouraged to truly immerse themselves in the spirit and ethos of St. George's, which is all about respect, challenge, care and learning.

We offer several different languages for our campers to study and over fifty different activities to ensure that never a moment passes by that can't be filled with excitement! Our excursions and expeditions allow campers to discover other regions around Switzerland too, as well as experience the authentic and welcoming Swiss culture.

Our Summer Camps provide a first-class summer experience for young people from all over the world eager to have fun, meet like-minded campers, develop their creativity, experience challenges and grow as individuals throughout their time with us. There's no time to waste – contact us today to learn more!

St. George's Campus in Montreux

LOCATION

Our secure and safe campus is located in the residential area of Clarens, near Montreux. It offers beautiful views over Lac Léman and the Alps, with easy access for local and international guests due to our excellent transport connections. We are just 1 hour from Geneva international airport and a 5-minute drive from the mainline train station.

The stunning 5-star lakeside location offers an ample 12-acre campus fully equipped with many facilities, including 3 tennis courts, a football pitch, multipurpose courts, a large indoor sports hall and an adventure playground with zip lines. Thanks to our excellent facilities and impressive location, the campus offers a collection of outstanding elite sports activities like Rock climbing, Wakeboarding, Sailing, Rafting and Canyoning; certainly enough to whet the appetite of any young thrill-seeker!

Our residential guests are welcomed in a home from home environment in our newly renovated boarding facilities, which offer an onsite fitness suite, large lounge area with TV, table football and kitchenette facilities.

Camp Options 

How does it work?  

Our camp sessions are available for 2-week periods, with the mornings and afternoons which are split across a range of different activity options, so you can decide the camp most tailored for you. For these tailored sessions, campers are requested to choose one option in each category both in the morning and afternoon.  

All of our Camp options can be undertaken as either a day camper (Monday-Friday 09:00-17:00), or as a residential camper – arriving on a Sunday and departing during the day on a Saturday.


Morning options  

For these tailored morning sessions, campers are requested to choose one option from the below selection:  

Morning sessions are run from 09:00 until 12:30 Monday to Friday and are then followed by a 1 hour break for lunch, prior to the afternoon sessions commencing.

Languages
Languages

Lessons are tailored to fit each camper

Steam
STEAM

Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Maths

Performing
Performing Arts

Highly qualified teachers lead our Performing Arts course

Computing
Computing

Computing is a new morning option for this year

Afternoon options  

For these tailored morning sessions, campers are requested to choose one option from the below selection: 

Morning sessions are run from 13.30 until 17.00 Monday to Friday.

Lake-Mountain
Lake and Mountain Camp

The Lake and Mountain camp is designed for those who love adventure!

Tennis
Tennis Camp

Sport Spirit are one of Switzerland's most dynamic tennis organisations

Nano/Mega Camp

Ages 4-7 years old
Dates: Monday-Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Session 1 - 3rd to 16th July (2 weeks)
Session 2- 17th to 30th July (2 weeks)
Session 3- 31st July to 6th August (1 week)
Cost: 1,750 chf session 1&2
850 chf Session 3

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Nano & Mega day camps are interactive and creative camps for our younger campers. Each week we offer specially designed and themed activities that they will love! Outdoor and indoor activities take place in our unique and welcoming chalet.  

St. George's premium location provides an opportunity for young campers to enjoy plenty of time outdoors, while also able to benefit from local visits and excursions within the natural environments that are literally on our doorstep.


Highlights:

Multi activity
Songs, group games; snacks; costume design; music workshops; manufacturing of kites, paper flowers; masks etc.  

Local visits
Maladaire beach, Jardin d'Anglais, local farm, cruise on the lake.  

Sharing with parents
Each week we welcome parents to an area in the Chalet Garden to see and share what has been created by the campers.  

Weekly themes
Each week there will be a theme which the activities are based around for example - Nature, Transport, Space, Seasons, etc  

Sports
Each day there will be sports organised on our campus.

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Details 

COSTS:

From 2,875 CHF
Suitable for students: 8-18 years old
We manage the groups as Junior 8-13 years and Senior 14-18years


Choose your summer adventure

CAMP OPTIONS   DAY BOARDING
Languages & Lake and Mountain Session 1, 2
Session 3
3'050 CHF
1'525 CHF
5'750 CHF
2'875 CHF
Languages & Tennis Session 1, 2
Session 3
3'250 CHF
1'625 CHF
5'750 CHF
2'875 CHF
STEAM & Lake and Mountain Session 1, 2
Session 3
3'550 CHF
1'775 CHF
6'250 CHF
3'125 CHF
STEAM & Tennis Session 1, 2
Session 3
3'550 CHF
1'775 CHF
6'250 CHF
3'125 CHF
Computing & Lake and Mountain Session 1, 2 3'550 CHF 6'250 CHF
Computing & Tennis Session 1, 2 3'550 CHF 6'250 CHF
Performing Arts & Lake and Mountain Session 1 3'050 CHF 5'750 CHF
Performing Arts & Tennis Session 1 3'250 CHF 5'750 CHF

 

DATES:

Session 1 - 3rd to 16th July (2weeks) 

Session 2 - 17th to 30th July (2weeks) 

Session 3 - 31st July to 6th August (1week) 

RESIDENTIAL - Sunday-Saturday       

DAY - Monday-Friday 09:00 - 17:00 


WHAT'S INCLUDED / FEATURES 

Day and residential camp 

  • 30 hours of Languages taught by Oxford certified teachers or 30hrs Steam taught by highly qualified teachers and industry leaders. 

  • 30hrs+ Afternoon sport or Performing arts led by highly trained instructors and teachers 

  • 1 full-day excursion per week (Wednesdays) – Example: Swiss chocolate and cheese Factories, Charlie Chaplin Museum, Addictlab – Science excursion CERN, Olympic Museum – Lausanne. 

  • Lunch and snacks provided 

  • Insurance 

  • End of camp report 

  • Certificate of achievement 


Residential Only 

  • Weekend Excursions – Example: White Water Rafting, Canyoning, Hydrospeed, Hiking, Cultural visits. 

  • Accommodation in our newly renovated boarding facilities, Single and twin rooms, Large Lounge and common areas with comfortable seating, TV, Pool table, Table tennis and reading areas. 

  • Evening activities programme, example- Team challenges, Movie nights, sports, Arts/crafts, Theme nights. 

  • Laundry 1x per week 

  • 3 meals per day plus snacks, supervised kitchenette for preparing snacks. 


OPTIONAL SERVICES 

  • Airport transfers Geneva Airport 
  • Local Pick up/Drop off transport available (Selected route only) 
  • Private lessons- Languages, Maths, Tennis, Wakeboarding. 

Conditions 

Conditions of acceptance 

Fitness:
Your child/ren must be of good physical and mental health before coming to our camp. All medical information must be supplied in advance so we can take the best care of your children.  

Fees:  
The fees represent all-inclusive cost-covering accident insurance, activities, lessons, accommodation for boarders, and food. It does not cover the transfers from the airport, which the School can supply at an additional cost.  

Registration:  
Registration and confirmation of a place in St. George's Summer Camp will become effective only upon the payment of the Summer Camp deposit. 

Expulsion:  
In case of expulsion from the Summer Camp, which is due to the breach of the camper's code of conduct rules and regulations, the School will retain the total amount of the camp fees, and no reimbursement can be arranged in this case. 
 

Campers Code of Conduct 

All campers will conduct themselves correctly and acceptably, regardless of age, gender, language, nationality, and religion. The Summer Camp Director reserves the right to send home anyone who's behaviour goes against the school ethos. Any additional costs (such as plane tickets, school property damage, taxi runs, food, etc.) will be at the parent/guardians' expense. Parent/Guardians are expected to pick up their child within 48 hours of having been notified. A Summer Camp handbook with a code of conduct policy will be issued to each camper. 


Allergies:  
The Director reserves the right to refuse a student whose medical and allergy condition may represent a risk that is considered beyond the training of the Summer Camp team.  

Smoking/alcohol:  
The possession or consumption of cigarettes, alcohol or drugs is strictly forbidden both on and off-campus. Any breach of these rules will be seriously dealt with and may result in the student being sent home at their parent/guardian's expense. There is a zero-tolerance policy for this.  

Responsibility:  
The campers will be provided with a safe in their bedroom or the camp office. The campers are responsible for their belongings, and parent/guardians release the School of any responsibility for damage, loss or theft.  

Publicity:  
Please be aware that your child's picture could be used on the school website, in school films, or other school publicity items. If you wish to remove these rights, please let us know when signing the consent forms.


Terms and Conditions

Why St. George's Summer Camp

 
Multi options camp
  Multi option camp
Combine morning options such as Language lessons, STEAM, or Performing Arts with Lake & Mountain or Tennis in the afternoon.
     
Optimal activities
  Optimal activities for each age
From 4 to 18 years old, activities will be age-specific, grouped as follows: Nano from 4 to 5 years, Mega from 6 to 7 years old, Junior from 8 to 13 years old, Senior from 14 to 18 years old. 
 
Steam option
  STEAM option
Programme robots, experiment, invent and understand virtual reality.  Get creative with art, 3D drawing and painting.
     
All inclusive
  All inclusive
Breakfast*, lunch, dinner* and snacks are all included.
*For boarders only.
 
Languages
  Languages
Improve your language knowledge and skills in English, French or German with over 32 hours of interactive lessons per session.
     
Group size
  Small groups
A maximum of 10 campers per class and groups of 4-8 campers for sports activities.
 
Holistic approach
  Holistic approach
Develop both mentally and physically. Learn in a variety of settings and apply your knowledge and skills when out and about our excursions.
     
Top quality staff
  Fully qualified sports coaches and instructors
Our partners and instructors are highly experienced and qualified in their domain.