ACCOMMODATION & PRACTICAL INFORMATION
Your ideal accommodation!
Having the right accommodation is key to the success of your stay in Belgium. We offer a range of accommodation options in Brussels and in Louvain-la-Neuve to suit your needs as closely as possible.
We offer several types of housing in Brussels and its surroundings. They are all of excellent quality and a short distance from our centres.
Flat, apartment or furnished studio
CLL collaborates with the association “Brussels Destination” which has more than 350 short-term rentals in Brussels. Thanks to their user-friendly website, you can look at what’s available and make a reservation with just a few clicks.
To visit the site and make a reservation: www.brusselsdestination.be
Accomodation with a host family
Staying with a family is definitely the best way to practise your French in everyday life. The families are selected with the greatest care for the warmth of their welcome and their intercultural openness. Students take an active part in family life. Breakfast and evening meals are taken with the family. All the families live close to CLL or are close to public transport.
Accommodation with a host family includes a private bedroom, breakfast and evening meal.
Price per week : 240 €
Contact CLL for more information.
Bed and breakfast accomodation
The Bed & Brussels website lists over 350 bed and breakfasts possibilities in Brussels for short stays ranging from one night to one month.
Housing for students of UCL
Please contact the UCL accommodation service directly to book accommodation on the UCL Brussels campus. Remember to state that you are participating in ‘Preparation in French for UCL international students’ organised by the CLL, in partnership with the UCL.
Mrs Nathalie Leboutte
(email@example.com – tel. +32 2 764 41 20)
In Louvain-la-Neuve the accommodation comprises student rooms or studios in residences belonging either to the university (UCL), or to private agencies. The rooms are located on campus in communal apartments where the facilities (kitchen, living room, toilets) are shared. The studios offer a large private area, including kitchenette, shower and toilet.
Housing for UCL students
Information may be obtained directly through the office of housing services at UCL.
Mrs Claire Rollmann
(http://www.uclouvain.be/en-logement.html – tel. +32 10 47 22 89)
You can also apply to a private agency:
The family group, Eckelmans, Belgian specialists in student housing, has a strongly established presence in Louvain-la-Neuve. They manage thousands of student lodgings on campus. Information on accommodation may be obtained at the following address:
ENROLMENT – PAYMENT – TRANSFER
For all details concerning our courses, please visit our website: www.cll.be
In order to enrol, click on the French course of your choice and follow the steps. As part of the enrolment procedure, you will need to take our online French language test in order to help us to evaluate your current level.
Please note, you can pay online via a payment protection system.
OBTAINING A VISA
CLL can provide an official enrolment certificate to accompany your visa application form.
This certificate will only be provided once the total course fee has been paid. CLL is unable to apply for a visa on behalf of an individual person or a group.
PRIVATE TRANSFER FROM / TO AIRPORT
It is possible to reserve a direct transfer from Brussels National airport to your place of residence or to the CLL centre of your choice.
Price per trip (one way):
Approx. € 70 to / from CLL Brussels
Approx. € 85 to / from CLL Louvain-la-Neuve