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Spanish course San Josť, Costa Rica
Study on this Spanish course in San José to experience Costa Rica’s vibrant, colorful capital city, surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty! San José is encircled by mountain peaks, wild rivers culminating in spectacular waterfalls, and unspoilt National Parks full of unique animal and plant species.
Also within easy reach are glorious beaches, perfect for water sports, and spectacular volcanoes! Back in the city, stroll past colonial mansions in el Barrio Amón, stopping to taste some famous Costa Rican coffee. Suitably refreshed, enjoy dinner in one of San José’s many fine restaurants, before experiencing the locals’ passion for a party!
Our school in San José, Costa Rica
Our school is situated in a prosperous residential area of San José called Zapote. Inside the modern school building are 17 classrooms and an Internet café.
Maximum class sizes at our language school in San José are a mere eight students. Classes are usually even smaller, so you’ll have lots of individual time with our school’s experienced, native Spanish-speaking teachers, and your language skills will quickly improve!
Our San José school:
Our Spanish language programs
All Spanish courses at our school are available at a range of levels, from beginner to advanced. The Intensive program consists of 20 Spanish lessons per week in small groups. Make friends with students from all over the world, and practise your Spanish with them!
You may prefer more individual time with your teachers, in which case our school’s Private Lessons are ideal! With 20 one-on-one Spanish sessions each week, you’re sure to make great progress with your understanding of the language.
Or, why not have the advantages of both group and Private Lessons with the Combined Spanish course in San José? This option gives you 10 extra individual lessons, in addition to 20 group lessons, per week.
You can also do some very worthwhile Volunteer Work while you learn Spanish in San José. Our school will organize a placement for you in an area such as conservation, care work, teaching or animal care. Not only will you make a real difference to the people you help, you’ll also benefit from using your Spanish in real-life situations!
For further information on any of these Spanish courses, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Cultural program in San José, Costa Rica
Our school provides a great cultural program, with new activities every week, to introduce you to Costa Rican culture and to help you enjoy your spare time! Learn how to dance the merengue and salsa, enjoy Spanish-language movie-nights and discover the world of Costa Rican cookery!
A variety of excursions and tours are also available on the cultural program. You might go white water rafting, explore the rain forest canopy, visit a volcano or take a trip to one of Costa Rica’s superb beaches!
Accommodation in San José, Costa Rica
Stay with a local family and absorb the rich Costa Rican culture! Living in a Spanish-speaking environment will also greatly benefit your language skills. Your friendly hosts will provide you with breakfast and dinner each day, so you don’t have to worry about cooking. All of our school’s local families are thoroughly checked before being approved to accommodate students.
If you would prefer to prepare your own meals, then our school’s comfortable apartments are exactly what you’re looking for! Facilities in the apartments include computers with Internet access, TV sets and fully-equipped kitchens. You can share an apartment or rent the whole place by yourself. All bedrooms have double beds.
Take a look at the National Geographic website, which has a video demonstration of an exhilarating rain forest canopy tour.