Language course Spanish in Oaxaca

Don Quijote

Learn Spanish in Oaxaca at our partner Spanish school, Don Quijote. The school provides students with the opportunity to learn Spanish whilst being immersed in Mexican culture. Don Quijote's staff of Mexican Spanish teachers, provide effective teaching methods to help student’s to really maximise their learning capabilities during their Spanish course in Oaxaca. 

Key features of our partner Spanish school in Oaxaca:

  • Set in a typical colonial building with traditional walls and flooring
  • Large main patio where students can get together during breaks
  • Located in the heart of Oaxaca's historical center, two blocks from the beautiful Santo Domingo ex-convent and 4 blocks from Oaxaca's "El Zocalo"
  • Surrounded by a number of cafes, art galleries, museums, shops and internet cafes
  • Minimum age: 16 years

Social Programme

Don Quijote organises a a great variety of cultural and recreational activities for students to enjoy whilst they learn Spanish in Oaxaca. These activities include:

  • One-day excursions to Monte Alban, Hierve el Agua, "el Tule" tree, Mezcal distilleries, and beautiful churches and convents
  • Two and three day excursions to Puerto Escondido, Puerto Angel and Huatulco, where you can enjoy the beautiful beaches of the Pacific and the relaxed, fun atmosphere of the cities
  • Trips to neighbouring towns
  • Visits to archaeological areas
  • Mountain bike tours
  • Hiking, rock climbing or paragliding

Minigroup

The minigroup programme with 20 or 25 lessons per week respectively consists of classes with a maximum of 8 students per teacher. The course is composed of three lessons of conversational grammar per day plus 1 or 3 lessons respectively of practical conversation and/or lectures.

Minimum age is 16 year .

Prices 2017

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 per group
Number of lessons per week:
20
25
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 6 weeks 8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks 16 weeks  
Minigroup without accommodation 292 520 749 977 1283 1689 1998 2385 3158
Minigroup with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 452 841 1230 1619 2245 2972 3602 4309 5724
Minigroup with host family, double room, halfboard 482 900 1318 1735 2420 3205 3893 4659 6191
Minigroup with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 482 900 1318 1735 2420 3205 3893 4659 6191
Minigroup with host family, single room, halfboard 511 958 1405 1852 2595 3438 4185 5009 6657
Minigroup with residence, double room, no meals 530 997 1463 1930 2711 3594 4379 5242 6968
Minigroup with residence, single room, no meals 579 1094 1609 2124 3003 3983 4865 5825 7746
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 6 weeks 8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks 16 weeks  
Minigroup without accommodation 448 832 1215 1599 2134 2824 3320 3971 5273
Minigroup with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 608 1152 1697 2241 3096 4107 4923 5895 7839
Minigroup with host family, double room, halfboard 637 1211 1784 2358 3271 4340 5215 6245 8306
Minigroup with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 637 1211 1784 2358 3271 4340 5215 6245 8306
Minigroup with host family, single room, halfboard 666 1269 1872 2474 3446 4574 5507 6595 8772
Minigroup with residence, double room, no meals 686 1308 1930 2552 3563 4729 5701 6829 9083
Minigroup with residence, single room, no meals 734 1405 2076 2746 3854 5118 6187 7412 9861
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 55 minutes

Info host family:  

Double rooms can only be booked by two persons who are travelling together.

Info residence:  

Double rooms can only be booked by two persons who are travelling together.

Transfer:  

€31

Stated price is for a transfer on arrival at airport Oaxaca.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
  • teaching materials (on loan)

Teaching materials can be borrowed by leaving a deposit of € 39. This amount will be refunded at the end of the course.

The school is closed on: 01/01/2017, 06/02/2017, 20/03/2017, 13/04/2017, 14/04/2017, 01/05/2017, 05/05/2017, 16/09/2017, 02/11/2017,20/11/2017, 25/12/2017. Missed lessons will not be rescheduled. If two holidays fall in the same week, one day will be made up and individual lessons will always be made up.

Spanish & Cookery

If you choose to do the Spanish & Cookery course, you will have 6 cooking lessons in addition to the minigroup course of 20 language lessons per week.

During the lessons you will prepare the most delicious Mexican dishes with your fellow students which afterwards you will taste and eat together!
The Spanish & Cookery course is possible for 1 or 2 weeks.

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. 8/8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
26
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks  
Spanish & cookery without accommodation 404 744
Spanish & cookery with host family, double room, halfboard 593 1123
Spanish & cookery with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 564 1065
Spanish & cookery with host family, single room, halfboard 623 1181
Spanish & cookery with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 593 1123
Spanish & cookery with residence, double room, no meals 642 1220
Spanish & cookery with residence, single room, no meals 691 1318
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 55 minutes

Info host family:  

Double rooms can only be booked by two persons who are travelling together.

Info residence:  

Double rooms can only be booked by two persons who are travelling together.

Transfer:  

€31

Stated price is for a transfer on arrival at airport Oaxaca.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
  • teaching materials (on loan)

Teaching materials can be borrowed by leaving a deposit of € 39. This amount will be refunded at the end of the course.

The school is closed on: 01/01/2017, 06/02/2017, 20/03/2017, 13/04/2017, 14/04/2017, 01/05/2017, 05/05/2017, 16/09/2017, 02/11/2017,20/11/2017, 25/12/2017. Missed lessons will not be rescheduled. If two holidays fall in the same week, one day will be made up and individual lessons will always be made up.

Spanish & Salsa

In addition to the 20 lessons of the minigroup course, you will have 6 Salsa lessons. These will take place at the school in groups of 8-12 students.

For other Spanish & Dance courses, please click here.

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. 8/8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
26
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Spanish & Salsa without accommodation 404 744 1084 1424
Spanish & Salsa with host family, double room, no meals 564 1065 1565 2066
Spanish & Salsa with host family, double room, halfboard 593 1123 1653 2183
Spanish & Salsa with host family, single room, no meals 593 1123 1653 2183
Spanish & Salsa with host family, single room, halfboard 623 1181 1740 2299
Spanish & Salsa with residence, double room, no meals 642 1220 1799 2377
Spanish & Salsa with residence, single room, no meals 691 1318 1944 2571
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 55 minutes

Info host family:  

Double rooms can only be booked by two persons who are travelling together.

Info residence:  

Double rooms can only be booked by two persons who are travelling together.

Transfer:  

€31

Stated price is for a transfer on arrival at airport Oaxaca.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
  • teaching materials (on loan)

Teaching materials can be borrowed by leaving a deposit of € 39. This amount will be refunded at the end of the course.

The school is closed on: 01/01/2017, 06/02/2017, 20/03/2017, 13/04/2017, 14/04/2017, 01/05/2017, 05/05/2017, 16/09/2017, 02/11/2017,20/11/2017, 25/12/2017. Missed lessons will not be rescheduled. If two holidays fall in the same week, one day will be made up and individual lessons will always be made up.

Duo Course

The duo course allows participants define to their objectives and create an individual programme adapted to their level and learning pace.

The duo course is a course for two students. The duo course can only be booked by two people who travel together and have the same level of Spanish

 

 

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. 2 per group
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Duo Course without accommodation 418 773 1128 1483
Duo Course with host family, double room, halfboard 608 1152 1697 2241
Duo Course with host family, double room, no meals 579 1094 1609 2124
Duo Course with host family, single room, halfboard 637 1211 1784 2358
Duo Course with host family, single room, no meals 608 1152 1697 2241
Duo Course with residence, double room, no meals 657 1249 1842 2435
Duo Course with residence, single room, no meals 705 1347 1988 2630
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 55 minutes

This course can only be booked by two people travelling together and who have the same level of Spanish.

Info host family:  

Double rooms can only be booked by two persons who are travelling together.

Info residence:  

Double rooms can only be booked by two persons who are travelling together.

Transfer:  

€31

Stated price is for a transfer on arrival at airport Oaxaca.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
  • teaching materials (on loan)

Teaching materials can be borrowed by leaving a deposit of € 39. This amount will be refunded at the end of the course.

The school is closed on: 01/01/2017, 06/02/2017, 20/03/2017, 13/04/2017, 14/04/2017, 01/05/2017, 05/05/2017, 16/09/2017, 02/11/2017,20/11/2017, 25/12/2017. Missed lessons will not be rescheduled. If two holidays fall in the same week, one day will be made up and individual lessons will always be made up.

One-to-one

The one-to-one course is based on your linguistic skills, professional or social needs and personal expectations. Flexibility is the main feature of this course. As the only student in class you decide the content of the course being up to you. The one-to-one course is above all recommended for students with only a short amount of time available. 25 hours per week.

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 group
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks  
One-to-one without accommodation 472 880
One-to-one with host family, double room, halfboard 661 1259
One-to-one with host family, double room, no meals 632 1201
One-to-one with host family, single room, no meals 661 1259
One-to-one with host family, single room, halfboard 691 1318
One-to-one with residence, double room, no meals 710 1356
One-to-one with residence, single room, no meals 759 1454
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 55 minutes

Info host family:  

Double rooms can only be booked by two persons who are travelling together.

Info residence:  

Double rooms can only be booked by two persons who are travelling together.

Transfer:  

€31

Stated price is for a transfer on arrival at airport Oaxaca.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
  • teaching materials (on loan)

Teaching materials can be borrowed by leaving a deposit of € 39. This amount will be refunded at the end of the course.

The school is closed on: 01/01/2017, 06/02/2017, 20/03/2017, 13/04/2017, 14/04/2017, 01/05/2017, 05/05/2017, 16/09/2017, 02/11/2017,20/11/2017, 25/12/2017. Missed lessons will not be rescheduled. If two holidays fall in the same week, one day will be made up and individual lessons will always be made up.

Host family

Carefully selected host families provide a home away from home. This gives students the opportunity to further appreciate the beauty of Mexico and its people.

Residence

The Residence is located just three blocks from our partner school in a quaint, modern-Colonial house. It consists of 7 double rooms with private baths. Each room has a desk where you can do your homework or read and there is wireless Internet available.

The rooms are surrounded by large patios and garden areas where you can sunbathe or lounge. The house has a living area where students can watch TV or movies and a dining area for the buffet style, continental breakfast which is included in the price. You can also use the kitchen to prepare other meals or to save and warm up leftovers.

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Learn Spanish in Oaxaca, one of Mexico's most beautiful cities. Oaxaca is a colonial city situated in Oaxaca State, which boasts over 250 km of stunning beaches and a wonderful climate all year round. Oaxaca is a city of ethnic, cultural and historic richness, and is at the heart of an area which products some of Mexico's finest art and crafts. If you choose to learn Spanish in Oaxaca you will be able to experience first hand the indigenous traditions that act as inspiration to the many artists and artisans who have been attracted to the region.

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