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 2018

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
25
  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  
Minigroup without accommodation 252 444 637 830 933 1108 1283 1457 1632 1807 1982 2049 2215 2381 2547 2713
Minigroup with host family, double room, halfboard 426 794 1162 1529 1807 2157 2506 2856 3206 3555 3905 4147 4488 4828 5169 5510
Minigroup with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 399 740 1081 1422 1673 1995 2318 2641 2964 3286 3609 3824 4138 4452 4766 5079
Minigroup with host family, single room, halfboard 453 848 1242 1637 1942 2318 2695 3071 3448 3824 4201 4470 4837 5205 5573 5940
Minigroup with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 426 794 1162 1529 1807 2157 2506 2856 3206 3555 3905 4147 4488 4828 5169 5510
Minigroup with residence, double room, no meals 471 884 1296 1708 2031 2426 2820 3215 3609 4004 4398 4685 5070 5456 5842 6227
Minigroup with residence, single room, no meals 516 973 1430 1888 2255 2695 3134 3573 4013 4452 4891 5223 5653 6084 6514 6944
  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  
Minigroup without accommodation 377 695 1014 1332 1489 1775 2061 2347 2633 2919 3205 3276 3544 3812 4080 4348
Minigroup with host family, double room, halfboard 552 1045 1538 2031 2363 2824 3285 3745 4206 4667 5128 5374 5816 6259 6702 7145
Minigroup with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 525 991 1457 1924 2228 2662 3096 3530 3964 4398 4832 5051 5467 5883 6299 6715
Minigroup with host family, single room, halfboard 579 1099 1619 2139 2497 2985 3473 3961 4448 4936 5424 5696 6166 6636 7106 7575
Minigroup with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 552 1045 1538 2031 2363 2824 3285 3745 4206 4667 5128 5374 5816 6259 6702 7145
Minigroup with residence, double room, no meals 597 1135 1673 2210 2587 3093 3598 4104 4610 5115 5621 5911 6399 6887 7375 7862
Minigroup with residence, single room, no meals 642 1224 1807 2390 2811 3362 3912 4463 5013 5564 6114 6449 6982 7514 8047 8580
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.

Against a surcharge of € 45 per week you can book breakfast. Please indiciate this on the booking form.

Surcharges residence:   no meals → bed & breakfast : €46 per week
Transfer:  

€28

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 € 36. This amount will be refunded at the end of the course.

The school is closed on: 01/01/2018, 05/02/2018, 19/03/2018, 29/03/2018, 30/03/2018, 01/05/2018, 14/05/2018, 17/09/2018, 02/11/2018, 19/11/2018, 25/12/2018. 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 2018

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 355 650 946 1242
Spanish & Salsa with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 503 946 1390 1834
Spanish & Salsa with host family, double room, halfboard 529 1000 1471 1942
Spanish & Salsa with host family, single room, halfboard 556 1054 1552 2049
Spanish & Salsa with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 529 1000 1471 1942
Spanish & Salsa with residence, double room, no meals 574 1090 1605 2121
Spanish & Salsa with residence, single room, no meals 619 1179 1740 2300
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.

Against a surcharge of € 45 per week you can book breakfast. Please indiciate this on the booking form.

Surcharges residence:   no meals → bed & breakfast : €46 per week
Transfer:  

€28

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 € 36. This amount will be refunded at the end of the course.

The school is closed on: 01/01/2018, 05/02/2018, 19/03/2018, 29/03/2018, 30/03/2018, 01/05/2018, 14/05/2018, 17/09/2018, 02/11/2018, 19/11/2018, 25/12/2018. 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 2018

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 355 650
Spanish & cookery with host family, double room, halfboard 529 1000
Spanish & cookery with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 503 946
Spanish & cookery with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 529 1000
Spanish & cookery with host family, single room, halfboard 556 1054
Spanish & cookery with residence, double room, no meals 574 1090
Spanish & cookery with residence, single room, no meals 619 1179
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.

Against a surcharge of € 45 per week you can book breakfast. Please indiciate this on the booking form.

Surcharges residence:   no meals → bed & breakfast : €46 per week
Transfer:  

€28

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 € 36. This amount will be refunded at the end of the course.

The school is closed on: 01/01/2018, 05/02/2018, 19/03/2018, 29/03/2018, 30/03/2018, 01/05/2018, 14/05/2018, 17/09/2018, 02/11/2018, 19/11/2018, 25/12/2018. 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 2018

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 435 812 1188 1565
One-to-one with host family, double room, halfboard 610 1162 1713 2264
One-to-one with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 583 1108 1632 2157
One-to-one with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 610 1162 1713 2264
One-to-one with host family, single room, halfboard 637 1215 1794 2372
One-to-one with residence, double room, no meals 655 1251 1847 2444
One-to-one with residence, single room, no meals 700 1341 1982 2623
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.

Against a surcharge of € 45 per week you can book breakfast. Please indiciate this on the booking form.

Surcharges residence:   no meals → bed & breakfast : €46 per week
Transfer:  

€28

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 € 36. This amount will be refunded at the end of the course.

The school is closed on: 01/01/2018, 05/02/2018, 19/03/2018, 29/03/2018, 30/03/2018, 01/05/2018, 14/05/2018, 17/09/2018, 02/11/2018, 19/11/2018, 25/12/2018. 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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