Summer camp in Switzerland

An adventure camp to learn, discover and have fun

2 to 5-week stays from June 26th to July 31st 2022

Residential and day camps
Boys & girls: 6-11 (junior) and 12-16 (teens)

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Chantemerle summer camp at a glance


Founded in 1966 by Mathilde and Jean Wegmüller, Chantemerle is a family-owned and operated boarding school with over 50 years of experience in education. Beautifully nestled in nature between Geneva and Montreux, Chantemerle overlooks lake Geneva and the Swiss Alps.


Chantemerle proposes a full range of engaging, practical and fun learning programs combined with a wide range of sports and games, outdoor adventures, workshops and exciting excursions.

Sports, fun and outdoor adventures

After the class, evenings and weekends, a wide range of sports, artistic activities, outdoor adventures and cultural excursions are proposed to the students. 

PERFORMANCE sport academies

For real sport enthusiasts, as an option to the regular program,  Chantemerle partners with professional clubs and academies near the school to offer intensive programs in Football (soccer), Basketball, Tennis, Sailing, Golf and Horse Riding. 


Starting at CHF 3’600.- for 2 weeks, our rates reflect the quality of our program, the calm and serenity of the boarding school as well as the commitment of our educational team. 


In the warmth and safety of an extended family, an international community of about 60 students spend memorable times learning new skills and becoming autonomous and responsable. An exceptional team of dedicated and experienced educators ensures individual attention to every child.


An international community of more than 60 students learning to live together, developing their sense of responsibility while studying and having fun.


Since March 2020, Chantemerle has stepped up to the challenges of the pandemic and implemented a rigorous protection plan (STOP COVID PLAN). The plan is monitored by our school nurse in close contact with the local health authorities. Cancellation & Reimbursement policy : A deposit of US$ 300 is required to book your child’s place. The balance will be paid 30 days before the start of the camp. If your child cannot attend the camp because of COVID (official documents will be requested to support the reason for cancellation), or if the camp is cancelled before it has started, a full refund, or a credit for a future camp will be proposed. If the camp is cancelled during his/her stay, the deposit and the fees for the week(s) in progress will not be refunded. 


6-11 years (junior), 12-16 years (teens)


2 to 5-week stays from June 26th to July 31st 2022

Day camp

Starting at CHF 590.- / week (24 h courses, materials and lunch)

Residential camp

Starting at CHF 3’600.- (2 weeks, full board, courses and activities, transfers).

Language courses, school revisions,

Innovation & Leadership

Throughout the summer, Chantemerle provides practical and fun courses. In small classes, coached by experienced and native teachers, the students gain confidence and progress rapidly. The programs are combined with a wide choice of sports and artistic activities as well as cultural and nature excursions.

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Intensive French, English or German courses

Levels A1-B1. In small groups, coached by experienced and native teachers, students strengthen their grammar and vocabulary skills. Oral communication is practiced through practical and fun projects on Switzerland-related topics.

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School revisions in Maths / Physics & Chemistry

From 3/7 to 24/7 2022. This program provides the students with the keys to consolidate their knowledge, regain self-confidence and discover new methods to solve problems. In small groups, supervised by dedicated and experienced teachers, the student can prepare for the new school year. The revision programs can be combined with an English or French revision course.

literature and society chantemerle summer camp

Advanced French or English (Literature & Society)

From 3/7 to 24/7 2022, advanced English or French course. Structured around literary and social themes, applying argumentative discourse techniques the course allows students to refine their knowledge of the language while learning to structure, develop and defend their ideas.

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Innovation, Leadership and Startup creation

“Inventors for a better world”. From 17/7 to 31/7 2022. In teams, around a practical, innovative and social project, participants simulate the stages of creating a startup company: Brainstorming, business planing, website creation, interviews and visits, public presentation. From the idea to the project, from the project to its realization, a program to make our world a better place. Download the brochure here.

Intensive sport programs

For those who wish to discover or practice a sport intensively, Chantemerle partners with professional clubs and academies near the school to offer intensive courses in football, basketball, tennis, golf, sailing and horse riding.

One week (or more) of intensive programs combined with one or more weeks of academic courses. All activities are supervised in a professional structure offering the safety standards recommended by the cantonal and federal authorities. Fun activities, visits and excursions included. Please contact us to establish your child’s sport program at Chantemerle.

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Tennis Riviera

Half day practice (full day also possible). Supervised by ASPT-certified coaches, passionate players or beginners discover a personalized training program designed to optimize the potential of all players, in the footsteps of today’s greatest Swiss players.

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Golf de Lavaux

Half day practice. Tailored program to allow players at all level to reach their full potential in golf. Alan Johnston, Swiss PGA professional coach, coordinates the camp in one of the best training centers in Switzerland.


NBA Basketball Camp Thabo

Full day practice. Quality training to improve technical (shooting, dribbling, passing, etc.) as well as athletic (running, jumping, strength, etc.) skills. A staff of professional coaches and first class infrastructures under the supervision of Thabo Sefolosha, ex-NBA player.

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Equestrian school La Tour de Peilz

Full day practice for beginners and advanced riders. This intensive course is an excellent way to discover the world of horses, to develop confidence and improve riding skills in a family atmosphere with professional supervision.

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Advanced Football (Soccer) training course

Half day practice. Supervised by professional coaches from local elite teams, a week of stimulating and enriching football practice, numerous small team matches and tournaments.

sailing camp Swizerland summer

Sailing Camp Montreux

Half day practice. In partnership with the Cercle de la Voile du Vieux-Chablais. Open to beginners and advanced learners, students discover the pleasure of sailing in a playful way on the Geneva Lake, and explore the port of Le Bouveret and the bay of Montreux.

A rich program of sports, excursions and fun activities


Tennis Riviera
Golf de Lavaux
Equestrian school La Tour de Peilz
Vevey United Football camp
Thabo basketball camp


Lake & Mountain adventures
Camping experience
Trips to Bern, Geneva & Basel
Salt mines, chocolate factory,
The Vallorbes caves,
Fun and social evenings,
Pizza and disco nights
2-day trip to Europa-Park


Aquapark and Aquasplash
kayak & SUP
Parcours & fitness
Forest adventures
Archery & indoor climbing
Soccer, basketball, volleyball


Cooking and baking
Painting & creativity
Digital creation (3D, Game design)
Hip Hop battles
Circus skills and dance
Singing, theatre & music
Talent show

A full rich summer day

A camp to learn, discover and have fun

Teachers and educators

Students (max capacity)