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Language Courses for the Over 50s

Language Holidays and Language Courses for the Over 50s

Our 50 Plus Language Courses are exclusively for those who are over 50, who want to gain new language skills and make the most of their leisure time. These courses are the ideal opportunity to explore a new language and culture with others of the same age and adventurous spirit! From French and Cooking to Spanish and Salsa, take a look at our wide range of language courses for the over 50s and get packing for a new adventure!

Language classes, with a qualified native-speaking teacher, usually take place in the morning, leaving the afternoons and evenings free for cultural activities: these range from cooking and wine tasting to visits to art galleries and nearby places of interest. Each course varies, but most run for two weeks on special dates throughout the year, and are available at all levels. Our training courses for over 50s are an excellent way to learn a new skills, or improve upon an existing hobby, all whilst enjoying the good weather, great food and interesting culture of one of our exciting locations. Have a question? Why not Download our free Language Holidays Brochure for Adults?


Why Book a Language Course for the Over 50s?

✅ Professional and personalised service from our multilingual team

✅ Expert advice from experienced language travel consultants

✅ Hand-picked choice of locations and programmes across the world

✅ Specific courses and programmes for older adults

✅ Meet like-minded people from all over the world

✅ Programmes geared to your leisure pursuits and interests


For more information on any of our language courses for the over 50s, a detailed quote and free consultation please contact us.

Or, call us on 00 44 (0) 1273 830 960.


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Evening Courses in the UK

Cactus offers 5-week and 10-week group evening language courses for more than 20 different languages in multiple locations across the UK. Whether you are a beginner or advanced level, from Arabic to Swedish, we have the course for you close to your place of work or home.

Private Tuition

A private course is flexible, convenient and effective. Training courses for over 50s can take place anywhere in the world and they will be tailor-made to your personal needs and interests, enabling you to make rapid progress. Find out more about training courses for over 50s or send us an email with your requirements.

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  • WYSE
  • British Chambers of Commerce