Camp Rialp is located in the Principality of Andorra in the Pyrenees Mountain range between France and Spain. The camp is aimed at boys and girls between 8 and 16 years old who would like to spend 2 or 4 weeks playing football, having fun and making friends with other like-minded young people.
- Football training + Language course (Spanish or English)
- Football training (without languages) + Adventure camp
The camp offers great value for money
Wonderful natural environment
It’s possible to swap the English classes for the ‘Discover Camp’ program which offers native activities in English
Artificial playing surface
Not recommended for high level players
The main purpose of the camp is to ensure that the children have a good time playing their favourite sport during their summer break. However, there is also a focus on learning English - an important skill given that English is the primary language used during the camp activities.
The camp attracts students from all over the world giving the children the chance to practice and improve their English skills by interacting naturally with their fellow participants. In addition, they will attend 15 English classes during each week of their stay.
Entrenamiento Camp Rialp
The Camp Rialp football training sessions are held on an artificial football pitch belonging to the Hotel Sant Gothard, which boasts a large range of excellent sporting facilities. The students are divided by groups according to age and ability and train for three hours each day between Monday and Friday.
All football training sessions are guided by coaches of Camp Rialp at their installations in Andorra.
Hours of training per week: 15 h / week
Required Age: 8 - 16 years
Languages spoken by coaches: Spanish, English
MINIMUM level of football required to take part in the camp: Beginner
Levels of training offered by the camp: Advanced, intermediate, beginner
How are the groups organized? The groups are organized according to age and level
Number of children per group: 10-12
Number of coaches per group: 1
During the football training sessions, the students will learn to improve their technique and enhance their dribbling, shooting and passing skills. They will also work to boost their physical fitness.
At Camp Rialp, the children not only learn to become better football players, but they also learn values such as comradeship, good manners and respect.
The camp is open to boys and girls and the training groups are mixed.
Languages lessons in Camp Rialp - Andorra
At Camp Rialp in Andorra, students are taught English or Spanish for three hours a day between 10:00am and 1:00pm. On the first day, an assessment test is carried out to the current level of each child so that they can be assigned to the most appropriate class.
During their stay at the camp, the students are continually assessed by the tutors in order to monitor their progress.
Language classes at Football camp
The language classes are conducted in a fun and dynamic way that encourages participation from all the students. This method of learning ensures that the students learn as much as possible during their stay.
A selection of games, songs and films are used to aid learning, and educational material is used to teach grammar and vocabulary.
Upon finishing the language classes, each child is given a course completion certificate and gets to keep all the material that they have worked on in class.
Agenda & Activities in Camp Rialp
During their stay at Camp Rialp in Andorra, the students spend many hours a day participating in the many free-time activities that the camp organizes.
As well as their daily football training, they may also take part in a range of other sports including basketball, volleyball, badminton, mini-golf and table tennis.
In the evening, once football training has finished, students at Camp Rialp get the chance to have fun by taking part in a series of planned activities. These could include:
- Ibiza night
- Board games
- Letter-writing workshops
- Plus much more
It is also during this time that the children can use the telephone to call their families.
At the weekend, the fun and activities don’t stop. A range of workshops are held to help the children learn something new during their stay. Students can choose from a range of interests including:
- Makeup techniques
- DJ courses
In addition, excursions away from the camp are arranged where the children can enjoy cultural experiences and fun days out. Trips may include:
- A trip to Andorra to get to know the city and go shopping
- A day at the Port Aventura amusement park
- The “Tour of Barcelona” experience
Thanks to the amazing natural location of Camp Rialp, the children will also have the chance to go rafting in the local waterways.
With a wide choice of leisure activities available throughout the week, there will always be something to stop the children becoming bored during their stay.
Facilities Camp Rialp
Students at Camp Rialp are accommodated in the magnificent Hotel Euro Esqui, a fabulous complex located in Incles, one of the prettiest villages in the Principality of Andorra. Surrounded by countryside, the residence provides a fantastic environment for a range of open air activities. In addition, the camp has exclusive use of all the hotel facilities, so the participants can enjoy themselves in a secure location at all times.
Camp Rialp - Andorra camp Accommodation
Distance between facilities
Rooms in the Hotel Euro Esqui are double, triple or quadruple with bathroom and shower. There is a daily cleaning and change of towel service. All the rooms have free Wi-Fi, telephone, air conditioning and satellite television.
Students can also make use of the following facilities and services at the Hotel Euro Esqui:
- Buffet restaurant
- Laundry service (once a week)
- Private disco, table football and pool tables
- Television and movie room.
- Swimming pool and Jacuzzi
- Bar with terrace
During their stay at Camp Rialp, the students remain under the supervision of specially-trained monitors who have previous experience of looking after children in a summer camp situation. The monitors provide supervision 24 hours a day and are always on hand to help the participants with anything they may need. In addition, the monitors accompany the children on any excursions away from the camp.
Prices & Dates
These courses are subject to a registration fee of 195€ charged by the camp
Included in the price
- Accommodation on a full board basis
- 15 hours of soccer training per week
- Recreational activities program
- Language classes and teaching materials
- Laundry service
- Course report
- Medical care
Not included in the price
- Some excursions may involve additional cost such as the visit to Port Aventura, which is €75 (including transportation, entrance to the park and food) and the Barcelona Experience Tour which is €95 (including a visit to the Camp Nou, a tour of Barcelona, a visit to the Aquarium and beach, and food).
- Travel Insurance
- Cancellation insurance
This camp offers an optional airport transfer service at additional cost. The service consists of supervised escort and collection to and from El Prat Airport in Barcelona.
The transfer service is priced as follows:
- Single Journey: 60 €
- Return Journey: 120 €
Please note that for single transfers, arrivals must take place before 10:00am. For return transfer, departures should take place between 15:30 and 19:00pm.
Supervised travel by bus or train from other destinations in Spain can also be arranged. Pick-up destinations include:
- San Sebastian
If you need more information about availability, prices, dates and schedules - please get in touch.
- Camp cancellation or interruption insurance
If you want to rest assured that you can recover your money in the event that your child is unable to attend the camp or has to interrupt their stay in the camp because of unforeseen circumstances - our cancellation insurance policy may be of interest to you. More information here
- Travel insurance
We also offer a travel insurance policy that also includes medical assistance for just €8/week (for EU citizens) or €15/week (for the rest of the world).
Details of the full policy coverage can be found here
To book a place at the Camp Rialp Soccer Camp, it is necessary to pay a deposit corresponding to 50% of the total amount. The remainder must be paid before May 31st.