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 2021

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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 309 549 797 1046 1294 1491 1731 1970 2210 2450 2690 2930 3169 3409 3649 3889
Intensive with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 489 874 1267 1661 2055 2397 2782 3167 3552 3937 4322 4707 5092 5477 5862 6247
Intensive with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 514 925 1345 1764 2184 2552 2962 3373 3784 4195 4606 5017 5427 5838 6249 6660
Intensive with residence, single room, no meals 523 943 1371 1799 2227 2603 3023 3442 3861 4281 4700 5120 5539 5959 6378 6797
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 549 994 1448 1902 2356 2758 3203 3648 4093 4539 4984 5429 5874 6320 6765 7210
Intensive with single-use-apartment, single room, no meals 678 1252 1835 2417 3000 3531 4105 4680 5254 5828 6402 6976 7550 8125 8699 9273
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 : €48 per week
Private bathroom in a single room: € 26 per week
Private bathroom in a double room: € 13 per week
Options residence:   Private bathroom in a single room: € 43 per week
Private bathroom in a double room: € 26 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Medellin airport : € 39
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Medellin airport: € 78

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • course materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • 3 activities per week

The school is open during the whole year, even on Colombian public holidays.

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 2021

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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 326 583 849 1114 1380 1594 1851 2108
Combined with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 506 908 1319 1730 2141 2500 2902 3304
Combined with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 532 960 1396 1833 2270 2655 3083 3511
Combined with residence, single room, no meals 540 977 1422 1867 2313 2706 3143 3579
Combined with shared apartment, single room, no meals 566 1028 1499 1970 2441 2861 3323 3786
Combined with single-use-apartment, single room, no meals 695 1286 1886 2486 3086 3634 4226 4817
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks  
Combined without accommodation 395 721 1055 1389 1724 2007 2332 2658
Combined with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 575 1046 1525 2005 2484 2912 3384 3855
Combined with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 600 1097 1603 2108 2613 3067 3564 4061
Combined with residence, single room, no meals 609 1114 1628 2142 2656 3119 3624 4130
Combined with shared apartment, single room, no meals 635 1166 1706 2246 2785 3273 3805 4336
Combined with single-use-apartment, single room, no meals 764 1424 2093 2761 3430 4047 4707 5367
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 : €48 per week
Private bathroom in a single room: € 26 per week
Private bathroom in a double room: € 13 per week
Options residence:   Private bathroom in a single room: € 43 per week
Private bathroom in a double room: € 26 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Medellin airport : € 39
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Medellin airport: € 78

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • course materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • 3 activities per week

The school is open during the whole year, even on Colombian public holidays.

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 2021

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 473 894 1316 1737
One-to-One with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 653 1219 1786 2352
One-to-One with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 679 1271 1863 2455
One-to-One with residence, single room, no meals 687 1288 1889 2490
One-to-One with shared apartment, single room, no meals 713 1340 1966 2593
One-to-One with single-use-apartment, single room, no meals 842 1597 2353 3108
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 : €48 per week
Private bathroom in a single room: € 26 per week
Private bathroom in a double room: € 13 per week
Options residence:   Private bathroom in a single room: € 43 per week
Private bathroom in a double room: € 26 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Medellin airport : € 39
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Medellin airport: € 78

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • course materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • 3 activities per week

The school is open during the whole year, even on Colombian public holidays.

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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