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 317 563 818 1072 1327 1529 1775 2021 2266 2512 2758 3004 3250 3496 3742 3988
Intensive with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 501 896 1300 1703 2107 2458 2853 3247 3642 4037 4432 4827 5222 5616 6011 6406
Intensive with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 528 949 1379 1809 2239 2616 3038 3459 3880 4302 4723 5144 5565 5987 6408 6829
Intensive with residence, single room, no meals 536 966 1405 1844 2283 2669 3099 3529 3960 4390 4820 5250 5680 6110 6540 6970
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 563 1019 1485 1950 2415 2828 3284 3741 4198 4654 5111 5567 6024 6480 6937 7393
Intensive with single-use-apartment, single room, no meals 695 1284 1881 2479 3076 3621 4210 4799 5387 5976 6565 7154 7742 8331 8920 9509
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 : €49 per week
Private bathroom in a single room: € 27 per week
Private bathroom in a double room: € 14 per week
Options residence:   Private bathroom in a single room: € 45 per week
Private bathroom in a double room: € 27 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Medellin airport : € 40
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Medellin airport: € 80

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 335 598 870 1143 1415 1635 1898 2162
Combined with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 519 931 1352 1774 2195 2563 2976 3388
Combined with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 545 984 1432 1880 2327 2722 3161 3600
Combined with residence, single room, no meals 554 1002 1458 1915 2371 2775 3223 3670
Combined with shared apartment, single room, no meals 580 1055 1538 2021 2504 2934 3408 3882
Combined with single-use-apartment, single room, no meals 713 1319 1934 2549 3165 3727 4333 4940
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks  
Combined without accommodation 405 739 1082 1425 1768 2058 2392 2726
Combined with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 589 1072 1564 2056 2548 2987 3470 3952
Combined with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 616 1125 1643 2162 2680 3145 3655 4164
Combined with residence, single room, no meals 624 1143 1670 2197 2724 3198 3716 4235
Combined with shared apartment, single room, no meals 651 1196 1749 2303 2856 3357 3901 4446
Combined with single-use-apartment, single room, no meals 783 1460 2146 2831 3517 4150 4827 5504
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 : €49 per week
Private bathroom in a single room: € 27 per week
Private bathroom in a double room: € 14 per week
Options residence:   Private bathroom in a single room: € 45 per week
Private bathroom in a double room: € 27 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Medellin airport : € 40
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Medellin airport: € 80

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 485 917 1349 1781
One-to-One with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 669 1250 1831 2412
One-to-One with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 696 1303 1910 2518
One-to-One with residence, single room, no meals 705 1321 1937 2553
One-to-One with shared apartment, single room, no meals 731 1374 2016 2659
One-to-One with single-use-apartment, single room, no meals 863 1638 2413 3187
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 : €49 per week
Private bathroom in a single room: € 27 per week
Private bathroom in a double room: € 14 per week
Options residence:   Private bathroom in a single room: € 45 per week
Private bathroom in a double room: € 27 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Medellin airport : € 40
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Medellin airport: € 80

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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