School Trips to the Opal Coast

Moulin aux Draps is the latest Voyager owned and run accommodation for UK school groups. Set in 22 acres of beautiful French countryside just outside Desvres, this 13th Century Moulin makes the ideal destination for residential French Language, History or Cross-Curricular tours to the Opal Coast.

Our own French hotel, formulated for UK Schools

As a former 3 star Best Western hotel, our new Moulin offers a wonderful standard of accommodation, maintained to the highest level. The communal areas include a delightful dining room for groups, plus a lovely bar area for teachers only. Other facilities include games rooms, meeting rooms and a cinema. All the current bedrooms are in the main building, complete with en-suite facilities and including rooms for disabled guests.

Why Moulin aux Draps? Find out more here!
  • Less than an hour from Calais
  • Exclusively for school groups 
  • Dedicated full-time, native speaking Animateurs
  • Language immersion or interaction programmes
  • Excellent local excursions


Read a CASE STUDY about French Language Immersion here

  • Ice skating at the Christmas markets in Bruges

  • Ferris wheel at Christmas markets in Lille


A great stop to explore Christmas markets

Hotel du Moulin aux Draps also makes a brilliant accommodation option for your school trip to the Christmas markets in France or Belgium. Situated in the peaceful Desvres, our hotel is a great base for travelling to the Christmas markets in Lille, Boulogne and even Bruges!

If you're looking for a real traditional French cultural experience, head to the markets of nearby Boulogne (one weekend a year, ask us for dates!), whereas Lille and Bruges supply the festive spirit in bucketloads.

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Language Immersion and History on your doorstep

Many of the groups who stay at the Moulin will focus on Immersive French language learning. Others may be studying History and the hotel is ideally placed to visit many of the French and Belgian memorials and battlefields close by. To find out more about these tours use the links to the Moulin trips below.

Call 01273 827 327 for more details - or use the link below and we'll call you!

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Language Trips to the Opal Coast

Moulin aux Draps is the latest Voyager owned and run...

The Opal Coast school tour

Experience French culture with a wide choice of cross-curriculum excursions....

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