Language course Spanish in Medellín

Centro Catalina

The school in Medellin is located in the renowned and very nice neighbourhood “El Poblado”, just 5 minutes walk from Parque Lleras and Poblado Park. You’ll have classes in a calm area, which allows you to fully focus on your studies. The school is surrounded by beautiful green areas and parks. At the same time, just two blocks away, you find yourself in “Poblado Avenue”, close to the best restaurants, hotels, bars and points of interest of the city.

Activities

Each week, the language school organizes three free activities. These include, for example, a salsa lesson, cooking class, movie night, guided tour of the old town, visit to museums, karaoke, etc. In addition they organize an excursion every weekend (these excrusions do have a price).

Intensive

For any of the following courses there are six levels: A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2. Once submitting the entry tests and after being accurately analyzed, the students join the corresponding level.
The standard intensive course of 20 lessons per week is specially designed for students to learn to communicate efficiently in everyday life situations. Lessons take place in the morning, from 9:00 – 12:40 (including a break from 10:40-11:00).
The focus during classes is on grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, reading, writing, oral and written comprehension.

Of you choose the course with 30 lessons per week, apart form the 20 standard lessons, you'll have two additional conversation classes per day (during the afternoons), to help improve oral communication and gain fluency and confidence.

Minimum age is 18 years.

Prices 2024

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Prices in  €/EUR  £/GBP  $/USD

Max. 8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
30
Starting dates:  

01/01, 08/01, 15/01, 22/01, 29/01, 05/02, 12/02, 19/02, 26/02, 04/03, 11/03, 18/03, 25/03, 01/04, 08/04, 15/04, 22/04, 29/04, 06/05, 13/05, 20/05, 27/05, 03/06, 10/06, 17/06, 24/06, 01/07, 08/07, 15/07, 22/07, 29/07, 05/08, 12/08, 19/08, 26/08, 02/09, 09/09, 16/09, 23/09, 30/09, 07/10, 14/10, 21/10, 28/10, 04/11, 11/11, 18/11, 25/11, 02/12, 09/12, 16/12, 23/12, 30/12

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Info host family:  

A double room is only available for two students travelling together.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 01/01/2024 - 17/02/2024 : €30 per week
single room : 23/06/2024 - 24/08/2024 : €30 per week
single room : 10/11/2024 - 31/12/2024 : €30 per week
double room : 01/01/2024 - 17/02/2024 : €20 per week
double room : 23/06/2024 - 24/08/2024 : €20 per week
double room : 10/11/2024 - 31/12/2024 : €20 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €59 per week
Private Bathroom : € 39 per week [i]
Surcharges schoolresidence:   single room : 01/01/2024 - 17/02/2024 : €40 per week
single room : 23/06/2024 - 24/08/2024 : €40 per week
single room : 10/11/2024 - 31/12/2024 : €40 per week
Private Bathroom : € 49 per week [i]
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Medellin airport : EUR 78
transfer upon arrival at Medellin airport : EUR 44

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • course materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • 3 activities per week
The school is closed on the following public holidays: 01/01/2024, 29/03/2024, 01/05/2024, 07/08/2024, 25/12/2024.

Combined

The combined mini group course combines 20 lessons in groups with individual tuition. You can help to decide about the contents of these extra lessons, for example, you can choose additional conversation and culture lessons but you can also choose something very different like literature, business Spanish or medical Spanish. The group lessons take place in the morning, the individual lessons in the afternoon.

Minimum age is 18 years.

Prices 2024

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Prices in  €/EUR  £/GBP  $/USD

Max. 8/1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
25
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  
Combined without accommodation 365 653 951 1248 1546 1786 2074 2362 2650 2938 3225 3513
Combined with host family, double room , bed & breakfast 567 1017 1478 1938 2399 2801 3251 3702 4153 4603 5054 5505
Combined with host family, single room , bed & breakfast 596 1075 1564 2054 2544 2974 3454 3933 4413 4892 5372 5851
Combined with schoolresidence, single room , bed & breakfast 605 1094 1593 2092 2592 3032 3521 4010 4499 4989 5478 5967
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks  
Combined without accommodation 442 807 1182 1557 1931 2248 2613 2978 3343 3708 4073 4438
Combined with host family, double room , bed & breakfast 644 1171 1709 2246 2784 3263 3791 4318 4846 5374 5902 6429
Combined with host family, single room , bed & breakfast 673 1229 1795 2362 2929 3436 3993 4550 5106 5663 6219 6776
Combined with schoolresidence, single room , bed & breakfast 682 1248 1824 2400 2977 3494 4060 4627 5193 5759 6325 6891
Starting dates:  

01/01, 08/01, 15/01, 22/01, 29/01, 05/02, 12/02, 19/02, 26/02, 04/03, 11/03, 18/03, 25/03, 01/04, 08/04, 15/04, 22/04, 29/04, 06/05, 13/05, 20/05, 27/05, 03/06, 10/06, 17/06, 24/06, 01/07, 08/07, 15/07, 22/07, 29/07, 05/08, 12/08, 19/08, 26/08, 02/09, 09/09, 16/09, 23/09, 30/09, 07/10, 14/10, 21/10, 28/10, 04/11, 11/11, 18/11, 25/11, 02/12, 09/12, 16/12, 23/12, 30/12

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Info host family:  

A double room is only available for two students travelling together.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 01/01/2024 - 17/02/2024 : €30 per week
single room : 23/06/2024 - 24/08/2024 : €30 per week
single room : 10/11/2024 - 31/12/2024 : €30 per week
double room : 01/01/2024 - 17/02/2024 : €20 per week
double room : 23/06/2024 - 24/08/2024 : €20 per week
double room : 10/11/2024 - 31/12/2024 : €20 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €59 per week
Private Bathroom : € 39 per week [i]
Surcharges schoolresidence:   single room : 01/01/2024 - 17/02/2024 : €40 per week
single room : 23/06/2024 - 24/08/2024 : €40 per week
single room : 10/11/2024 - 31/12/2024 : €40 per week
Private Bathroom : € 49 per week [i]
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Medellin airport : EUR 78
transfer upon arrival at Medellin airport : EUR 44

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • course materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • 3 activities per week
The school is closed on the following public holidays: 01/01/2024, 29/03/2024, 01/05/2024, 07/08/2024, 25/12/2024.

One-to-One

Private courses are intended for students who have a specific requirement or limited hours. The teacher adapts his class in terms of the student needs. This course is also made for students who wish to address specific issues in relation to the Spanish for business (medicine, law, finance). You can choose between different amounts of lessons per weke, e.g. 10, 20 or 30 lessons, and the schedule is flexible according the students' needs.

Minimum age is 18 years.

Prices 2024

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:
20
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks  
One-to-One without accommodation 530 1002 1474 1946 2418 2889 3361 3833 4305 4777 5249 5720
One-to-One with host family, double room , bed & breakfast 731 1366 2001 2635 3270 3904 4539 5174 5808 6443 7077 7712
One-to-One with host family, single room , bed & breakfast 760 1424 2087 2751 3414 4078 4741 5405 6068 6732 7395 8059
One-to-One with schoolresidence, single room , bed & breakfast 770 1443 2116 2789 3462 4135 4809 5482 6155 6828 7501 8174
Starting dates:  

01/01, 08/01, 15/01, 22/01, 29/01, 05/02, 12/02, 19/02, 26/02, 04/03, 11/03, 18/03, 25/03, 01/04, 08/04, 15/04, 22/04, 29/04, 06/05, 13/05, 20/05, 27/05, 03/06, 10/06, 17/06, 24/06, 01/07, 08/07, 15/07, 22/07, 29/07, 05/08, 12/08, 19/08, 26/08, 02/09, 09/09, 16/09, 23/09, 30/09, 07/10, 14/10, 21/10, 28/10, 04/11, 11/11, 18/11, 25/11, 02/12, 09/12, 16/12, 23/12, 30/12

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Info host family:  

A double room is only available for two students travelling together.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 01/01/2024 - 17/02/2024 : €30 per week
single room : 23/06/2024 - 24/08/2024 : €30 per week
single room : 10/11/2024 - 31/12/2024 : €30 per week
double room : 01/01/2024 - 17/02/2024 : €20 per week
double room : 23/06/2024 - 24/08/2024 : €20 per week
double room : 10/11/2024 - 31/12/2024 : €20 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €59 per week
Private Bathroom : € 39 per week [i]
Surcharges schoolresidence:   single room : 01/01/2024 - 17/02/2024 : €40 per week
single room : 23/06/2024 - 24/08/2024 : €40 per week
single room : 10/11/2024 - 31/12/2024 : €40 per week
Private Bathroom : € 49 per week [i]
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Medellin airport : EUR 78
transfer upon arrival at Medellin airport : EUR 44

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • course materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • 3 activities per week
The school is closed on the following public holidays: 01/01/2024, 29/03/2024, 01/05/2024, 07/08/2024, 25/12/2024.

Residence

By staying in the residence in Medellín, you will enjoy our very comfortable amenities: large rooms, equipped kitchen available for cooking with your friends, garden with BBQ, fireplace for cool nights, free WiFi. You will be a 5-minute walk from Parque Lleras, so when you decide to go out at night, it won’t be a problem to go back home. Against a supplement, you can book a private bathroom.

Host Family

Living with a Colombian family is a great way to be in a total immersion with the language and especially with the Colombian culture. You can choose between a single or shared room (onyl when travelling together with someone). Since Medellin is a big city, the distance from the host family to the school can vary between 15 and 45 minutes on foot, but the homestays are always located close to metro stations and public transportation.

Shared Apartment

A perfect choice for prospective students looking for a private yet wallet-friendly option. Students will stay in ‘semi private’ housing, with a private bedroom and shared kitchen and bathroom with a maximum of 2 other students.

Single-Use-Apartment

The school also offers comfortable studio apartments, within 20 minute walking distance from the school, for those who prefer to live independently. All apartments come with a well-equipped kitchen, WiFi access, fans and TV. Aagainst a surcharge, you can also opt for a superior apartment (with AC and hot water).

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