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 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 263 468 673 879 971 1153 1336 1519 1623 1796 1970 2144 2318 2492 2666 2840
Minigroup with host family, double room, halfboard 433 809 1185 1560 1823 2176 2529 2882 3156 3501 3845 4189 4534 4878 5222 5567
Minigroup with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 407 756 1106 1456 1692 2018 2345 2672 2920 3238 3557 3875 4193 4511 4829 5147
Minigroup with host family, single room, halfboard 459 861 1263 1665 1954 2333 2712 3092 3392 3763 4133 4504 4875 5245 5616 5986
Minigroup with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 433 809 1185 1560 1823 2176 2529 2882 3156 3501 3845 4189 4534 4878 5222 5567
Minigroup with residence, double room, no meals 477 896 1316 1735 2041 2438 2835 3231 3550 3938 4326 4714 5102 5490 5878 6266
Minigroup with residence, single room, no meals 520 984 1447 1910 2260 2700 3141 3581 3943 4375 4806 5238 5670 6102 6533 6965
  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 403 748 1093 1438 1609 1919 2229 2539 2692 2985 3278 3571 3863 4156 4449 4742
Minigroup with host family, double room, halfboard 573 1089 1604 2120 2461 2941 3422 3903 4226 4689 5152 5616 6079 6542 7005 7468
Minigroup with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 547 1036 1526 2015 2330 2784 3238 3693 3990 4427 4864 5301 5738 6175 6612 7049
Minigroup with host family, single room, halfboard 599 1141 1683 2225 2592 3099 3606 4112 4462 4951 5441 5930 6420 6909 7398 7888
Minigroup with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 573 1089 1604 2120 2461 2941 3422 3903 4226 4689 5152 5616 6079 6542 7005 7468
Minigroup with residence, double room, no meals 617 1176 1735 2295 2679 3204 3728 4252 4619 5126 5633 6140 6647 7154 7661 8168
Minigroup with residence, single room, no meals 660 1263 1866 2469 2898 3466 4034 4602 5013 5563 6114 6664 7215 7766 8316 8867
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:  

€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 € 35. 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 363 669
Spanish & cookery with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 507 957
Spanish & cookery with host family, double room, halfboard 534 1010
Spanish & cookery with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 534 1010
Spanish & cookery with host family, single room, halfboard 560 1062
Spanish & cookery with residence, double room, no meals 577 1097
Spanish & cookery with residence, single room, no meals 621 1185
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:  

€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 € 35. 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 363 669 975 1281
Spanish & Salsa with host family, double room, halfboard 534 1010 1486 1963
Spanish & Salsa with host family, double room, no meals 507 957 1408 1858
Spanish & Salsa with host family, single room, halfboard 560 1062 1565 2067
Spanish & Salsa with host family, single room, no meals 534 1010 1486 1963
Spanish & Salsa with residence, double room, no meals 577 1097 1617 2137
Spanish & Salsa with residence, single room, no meals 621 1185 1748 2312
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:  

€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 € 35. 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 376 695 1014 1333
Duo Course with host family, double room, halfboard 547 1036 1526 2015
Duo Course with host family, double room, no meals 520 984 1447 1910
Duo Course with host family, single room, halfboard 573 1089 1604 2120
Duo Course with host family, single room, no meals 547 1036 1526 2015
Duo Course with residence, double room, no meals 590 1124 1657 2190
Duo Course with residence, single room, no meals 634 1211 1788 2365
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:  

€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 € 35. 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 3 weeks 4 weeks  
One-to-one without accommodation 416 774 1132 1491
One-to-one with host family, double room, halfboard 586 1115 1644 2172
One-to-one with host family, double room, no meals 560 1062 1565 2067
One-to-one with host family, single room, no meals 586 1115 1644 2172
One-to-one with host family, single room, halfboard 612 1167 1722 2277
One-to-one with residence, double room, no meals 630 1202 1775 2347
One-to-one with residence, single room, no meals 673 1290 1906 2522
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:  

€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 € 35. 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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Oct 32 24 8
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