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 2022

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 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  
Intensive without accommodation 331 588 854 1120 1386 1596 1853 2110 2367 2623 2880 3137 3394 3651 3907 4164
Intensive with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 523 936 1357 1779 2200 2566 2979 3391 3803 4216 4628 5040 5453 5865 6277 6690
Intensive with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 551 991 1440 1889 2338 2732 3172 3612 4052 4492 4932 5372 5812 6252 6691 7131
Intensive with residence, single room, no meals 560 1009 1468 1926 2384 2787 3236 3686 4135 4584 5033 5482 5931 6380 6830 7279
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 588 1064 1550 2036 2522 2953 3430 3906 4383 4860 5337 5813 6290 6767 7244 7720
Intensive with single-use-apartment, single room, no meals 726 1341 1965 2589 3213 3781 4396 5011 5626 6240 6855 7470 8085 8700 9314 9929
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Info host family:  

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

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €51 per week
Private bathroom in a single room: € 28 per week
Private bathroom in a double room: € 14 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Medellin airport : € 42
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Medellin airport: € 83

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: 01/01/2022, 15/04/2022, 01/05/2022, 07/08/2022, 25/12/2022.

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 2022

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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  
Combined without accommodation 349 624 909 1193 1478 1707 1982 2257
Combined with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 542 972 1412 1852 2292 2677 3108 3538
Combined with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 569 1028 1495 1963 2430 2843 3301 3759
Combined with residence, single room, no meals 578 1046 1523 1999 2476 2898 3365 3833
Combined with shared apartment, single room, no meals 606 1101 1606 2110 2614 3063 3559 4054
Combined with single-use-apartment, single room, no meals 744 1377 2020 2662 3305 3892 4525 5158
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks  
Combined without accommodation 423 772 1130 1488 1846 2149 2497 2846
Combined with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 615 1120 1633 2147 2660 3119 3623 4127
Combined with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 643 1175 1716 2257 2798 3284 3816 4348
Combined with residence, single room, no meals 652 1193 1744 2294 2844 3340 3881 4422
Combined with shared apartment, single room, no meals 680 1248 1826 2404 2982 3505 4074 4643
Combined with single-use-apartment, single room, no meals 818 1525 2241 2957 3673 4334 5040 5747
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Info host family:  

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

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €51 per week
Private bathroom in a single room: € 28 per week
Private bathroom in a double room: € 14 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Medellin airport : € 42
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Medellin airport: € 83

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: 01/01/2022, 15/04/2022, 01/05/2022, 07/08/2022, 25/12/2022.

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 2022

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
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
One-to-One without accommodation 507 958 1409 1860
One-to-One with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 699 1306 1912 2519
One-to-One with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 727 1361 1995 2629
One-to-One with residence, single room, no meals 736 1379 2023 2666
One-to-One with shared apartment, single room, no meals 763 1434 2105 2776
One-to-One with single-use-apartment, single room, no meals 902 1711 2519 3328
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Info host family:  

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

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €51 per week
Private bathroom in a single room: € 28 per week
Private bathroom in a double room: € 14 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Medellin airport : € 42
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Medellin airport: € 83

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: 01/01/2022, 15/04/2022, 01/05/2022, 07/08/2022, 25/12/2022.

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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