Language course Spanish in Buenos Aires

Expanish

Our partner school Expanish is centrally located in ‘downtown’ Buenos Aires, close to the famous Plaza de Mayo. The school has a brand new building with all kind of modern facilities such as 24 modern classrooms, a computer room, a student lounge, coffee area, free Wi-Fi, and heating /air conditioning. The atmosphere at Expanish is very international meaning you will get the chance to meet students from all over the world!

Key features of our partner Spanish school in Buenos Aires:

  • 16 classrooms
  • refurbished historical building
  • central location
  • free Wi-Fi and computer access
  • TV and video
  • air conditioning
  • wheelchair accessible
  • study room
  • student lounge
  • snack area

Social Programme

The school offers a variety of different activities every week, so there is always something fun to do! You will enjoy Buenos Aires and learn about Argentine culture, but also practice your Spanish outside of the classroom.
Every week there are at least four free activities available to students. These can include sports, cultural activities, historical tours, or tango lessons.  Furthermore, there are additional low-cost activities such as salsa or tango classes, wine tasting or horse riding.

Last but not least, day and overnight excursions are offered. These trips allow you to test your Spanish skills while exploring the exciting destinations outside of the big city. Examples of places of interest are: Igazú falls, Mendoza (Wine capital), or Colonia (Uruguay). Excursions are offered about once a month. There is also an in-house travel agent available in the school for those who need help planning their own trip!

Intensive

The intensive course consists of 20 or 30 lessons per week in groups of maximum 10 students per class (12 for A1 level courses). Lessons will take place in the morning or afternoon and will focus on development of the four key language skills: speaking, writing, reading, and listening.

Lessons are very interactive and focused on communication. You can start any Monday with a course.
Min. age: 16 years

Minimum age is 16 year .

Prices 2017

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
30
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks 21 weeks 22 weeks 23 weeks 24 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 247 429 611 793 975 1157 1339 1521 1703 1712 1877 2041 2206 2371 2535 2700 2865 3029 3194 3359 3523 3688 3853 4017
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 373 681 988 1296 1604 1911 2219 2527 2834 2969 3259 3549 3840 4130 4420 4711 5001 5291 5582 5872 6162 6453 6743 7033
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 416 767 1118 1469 1820 2171 2522 2873 3224 3402 3736 4069 4403 4737 5070 5404 5738 6071 6405 6739 7072 7406 7740 8073
Intensive with residence, double room, no meals 416 767 1118 1469 1820 2171 2522 2873 3224 3402 3736 4069 4403 4737 5070 5404 5738 6071 6405 6739 7072 7406 7740 8073
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 486 906 1326 1747 2167 2587 3008 3428 3848 4095 4498 4901 5304 5707 6110 6513 6916 7319 7722 8125 8528 8931 9334 9737
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 503 941 1378 1816 2254 2691 3129 3567 4004 4269 4689 5109 5530 5950 6370 6791 7211 7631 8052 8472 8892 9313 9733 10153
Intensive with executive host family, double room, halfboard 548 1031 1514 1996 2479 2962 3445 3927 4410 4719 5185 5650 6116 6581 7046 7512 7977 8443 8908 9373 9839 10304 10770 11235
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 581 1097 1612 2128 2644 3159 3675 4191 4706 5049 5547 6045 6544 7042 7540 8039 8537 9035 9534 10032 10530 11029 11527 12025
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks 21 weeks 22 weeks 23 weeks 24 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 312 559 806 1053 1300 1547 1794 2041 2288 2362 2592 2821 3051 3281 3510 3740 3970 4199 4429 4659 4888 5118 5348 5577
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 438 811 1183 1556 1929 2301 2674 3047 3419 3619 3974 4329 4685 5040 5395 5751 6106 6461 6817 7172 7527 7883 8238 8593
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 481 897 1313 1729 2145 2561 2977 3393 3809 4052 4451 4849 5248 5647 6045 6444 6843 7241 7640 8039 8437 8836 9235 9633
Intensive with residence, double room, no meals 481 897 1313 1729 2145 2561 2977 3393 3809 4052 4451 4849 5248 5647 6045 6444 6843 7241 7640 8039 8437 8836 9235 9633
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 551 1036 1521 2007 2492 2977 3463 3948 4433 4745 5213 5681 6149 6617 7085 7553 8021 8489 8957 9425 9893 10361 10829 11297
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 568 1071 1573 2076 2579 3081 3584 4087 4589 4919 5404 5889 6375 6860 7345 7831 8316 8801 9287 9772 10257 10743 11228 11713
Intensive with executive host family, double room, halfboard 613 1161 1709 2256 2804 3352 3900 4447 4995 5369 5900 6430 6961 7491 8021 8552 9082 9613 10143 10673 11204 11734 12265 12795
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 646 1227 1807 2388 2969 3549 4130 4711 5291 5699 6262 6825 7389 7952 8515 9079 9642 10205 10769 11332 11895 12459 13022 13585
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Info host family:  

Students aged 16/17 must always book accommodation with a host family, as well as an airport transfer.
A double room is only available for students travelling together.

Info shared apartment:  

The minimum age for staying in an shared apartment is 18 years
A double room is only available for students travelling together.

Info residence:  

Stay in residences are subject to availability and may include their own policies and fees, such as a deposit.
Stay in the residence is always in a twin room. Individual students can book a twin room and will share the room with another student.
The minimum age for staying in this accommodation is 18 years

Info executive host family:  

Students aged 16/17 must always book accommodation with a host family, as well as an airport transfer.
A double room is only available for students travelling together.

Transfer:  

€62

Airport transfer on arrival at Buenos Aires-Ezeiza (EZE).

Airport transfer from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery (Domestic flights) (1-way): € 31

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • course materials
  • Student benefit card
  • Welcome pack
  • 3 free activities per week

In 2017 the school is closed on: 27/02/2017, 28/02/2017, 24/03/2017, 14/04/2017, 01/05/2017, 25/05/2017, 20/06/2017, 21/08/2017, 09/10/2017, 27/11/2017, 08/12/2017, 25/12/2017. During weeks where there are two holidays, classes will be compensated with 6 extra hours of optional group classes. During weeks with one holiday, classes will be compensated with 2 extra hours of optional group classes.

One-to-one

This course is the most effective way of achieving goals in a limited amount of time. These classes are made to fit the needs of the individual.

Minimum age is 16 year .

Prices 2017

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
10
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks  
One to one without accommodation 321 577 832 1088
One to one with shared apartment, double room, no meals 447 828 1209 1591
One to one with shared apartment, single room, no meals 490 915 1339 1764
One to one with residence, double room, no meals 490 915 1339 1764
One to one with host family, double room, halfboard 559 1053 1547 2041
One to one with host family, single room, halfboard 577 1088 1599 2111
One to one with executive host family, double room, halfboard 622 1178 1735 2291 2847 3404 3960 4517
One to one with executive host family, single room, halfboard 655 1244 1833 2423 3012 3601 4191 4780
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 55 minutes

One-to-one course can prepare for general Spanish all levels while students with a minimum level of elementary can choose general Spanish, Latin American Cultural Classes, Business Spanish, Medical Spanish or DELE preparation.

Info host family:  

Students aged 16/17 must always book accommodation with a host family, as well as an airport transfer.
A double room is only available for students travelling together.

Info shared apartment:  

The minimum age for staying in an shared apartment is 18 years
A double room is only available for students travelling together.

Info residence:  

Stay in residences are subject to availability and may include their own policies and fees, such as a deposit.
Stay in the residence is always in a twin room. Individual students can book a twin room and will share the room with another student.
The minimum age for staying in this accommodation is 18 years

Info executive host family:  

Students aged 16/17 must always book accommodation with a host family, as well as an airport transfer.
A double room is only available for students travelling together.

Transfer:  

€62

Airport transfer on arrival at Buenos Aires-Ezeiza (EZE).

Airport transfer from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery (Domestic flights) (1-way): € 31

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • course materials
  • Student benefit card
  • Welcome pack
  • 3 free activities per week

In 2017 the school is closed on: 27/02/2017, 28/02/2017, 24/03/2017, 14/04/2017, 01/05/2017, 25/05/2017, 20/06/2017, 21/08/2017, 09/10/2017, 27/11/2017, 08/12/2017, 25/12/2017. During weeks where there are two holidays, classes will be compensated with 6 extra hours of optional group classes. During weeks with one holiday, classes will be compensated with 2 extra hours of optional group classes.

Spanish & Tango

A Spanish and Tango course in Argentina is a great way to combine Spanish with learning a new enjoyable skill. The Tango course involves an intensive course of 20 lessons in the morning, with 2 Tango dance lessons per week (1 grouplesson + 1 individual lesson). Tango classes are available for beginners as well as more advanced students looking to perfect their skills.

Minimum age is 16 year .

Prices 2017

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12/25 per class
Number of lessons per week:
22
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Spanish & Tango without accommodation 312 559 806 1053
Spanish & Tango with shared apartment, double room, no meals 438 811 1183 1556
Spanish & Tango with shared apartment, single room, no meals 481 897 1313 1729
Spanish & Tango with residence, double room, no meals 481 897 1313 1729
Spanish & Tango with host family, double room, halfboard 551 1036 1521 2007
Spanish & Tango with host family, single room, halfboard 568 1071 1573 2076
Spanish & Tango with executive host family, double room, halfboard 613 1161 1709 2256
Spanish & Tango with executive host family, single room, halfboard 646 1227 1807 2388
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Info host family:  

Students aged 16/17 must always book accommodation with a host family, as well as an airport transfer.
A double room is only available for students travelling together.

Info shared apartment:  

The minimum age for staying in an shared apartment is 18 years
A double room is only available for students travelling together.

Info residence:  

Stay in residences are subject to availability and may include their own policies and fees, such as a deposit.
Stay in the residence is always in a twin room. Individual students can book a twin room and will share the room with another student.
The minimum age for staying in this accommodation is 18 years

Info executive host family:  

Students aged 16/17 must always book accommodation with a host family, as well as an airport transfer.
A double room is only available for students travelling together.

Transfer:  

€62

Airport transfer on arrival at Buenos Aires-Ezeiza (EZE).

Airport transfer from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery (Domestic flights) (1-way): € 31

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • course materials
  • Student benefit card
  • Welcome pack
  • 3 free activities per week

In 2017 the school is closed on: 27/02/2017, 28/02/2017, 24/03/2017, 14/04/2017, 01/05/2017, 25/05/2017, 20/06/2017, 21/08/2017, 09/10/2017, 27/11/2017, 08/12/2017, 25/12/2017. During weeks where there are two holidays, classes will be compensated with 6 extra hours of optional group classes. During weeks with one holiday, classes will be compensated with 2 extra hours of optional group classes.

Host family

A homestay is the best option for those that want to practice their Spanish as much as possible, since you will share two daily meals with your hosts and will have plenty of opportunities to speak. Host families are located 40-60 minutes from the school, within or just outside city limits. You will have convenient access to public transportation to the school (located in downtown Buenos Aires). You will share the bathroom and living spaces with the host family. Towels and sheets are provided, as well as a weekly cleaning service. Internet connection is available.

Host family (city)

A homestay is the best option for those that want to practice their Spanish as much as possible, since you will share two daily meals with your hosts and will have plenty of opportunities to speak. The host family in the city are located within a 20-40 minutes from the school. Example neighborhoods are San Telmo, Recoleta, Almagro, Villa Crespo, Palermo, Belgrano and many more. You will always stay in a family located within 5 blocks of public transportation (subway or bus) to make your daily commute as easy as possible. You will share the bathroom and living spaces with the host family. Towels and sheets are provided, as well as a weekly cleaning service. Internet connection is available.

Executive Host family

The executive host families are perfect for those who are looking for more comfort in their accommodation. You will have your own private bathroom and receive additional amenities like a daily cleaning service and guaranteed Wi-Fi. These host families are located within 20-40 minutes from the school, in the best and safest neighbourhoods such as:  San Telmo Villa Crespo, Palermo, Belgrano and many more. You will always stay in a family located within 5 blocks of public transportation (subway or bus) to make your daily commute as easy as possible. Towels and sheets are provided.

Shared apartment

In a shared apartment you will stay in a private room in the apartment of a local host. As meals are not included, you will be able to experience independent local living and while enjoying opportunities for practicing Spanish conversation with you host. It's possible that you will stay with other international students in the apartment of the host. Towels and sheets are provided. There is a fully equipped kitchen, weekly cleaning service and Wi-Fi in the apartment. The distance to school is approximately 20 to 40 minutes.

Residence


The student residence is located in the neighbourhood San Telmo, close to downtown Buenos Aires, within walking distance (30 minutes) to the school.
The residence is well-maintained with friendly staff 24/7. The building contains of 6 floors, with in total 41 bedrooms. Bed linens and towels are provided and changed once per week. Daily cleaning of bedrooms (Monday to Friday) is also included. Furthermore, there is Wi-Fi and computers with internet.
You will live with both Argentine and international students and stay in a double room shared with another student. Breakfast from Monday to Friday is included, and additional meals plans can be booked on request.
The common areas of the residence include: a garden, terrace, living room, study areas and a computer lab.
Min age to stay in the residence is 18 years.

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Learn Spanish in Buenos Aires, the charming and colourful capital city of Argentina. Buenos Aires is situated on the southeastern coast of Argentina and on the shore of the Rio de la Plata. Buenos Aires is densely populated, with 2.7 million people living in the city and a further 10 million living in the surrounding region. The truly stunning city of Buenos Aires is the economical, financial and commercial centre of Argentina, with the port being one of the busiest in the world. Buenos Aires offers the possibility for many weeks, or even months of exploration whilst you learn Spanish.

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