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 279 497 715 934 1031 1225 1419 1613 1724 1909 2093 2278 2463 2648 2833 3017
Minigroup with host family, double room, halfboard 460 859 1259 1658 1937 2312 2687 3062 3354 3719 4085 4451 4817 5183 5549 5915
Minigroup with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 432 804 1175 1547 1797 2145 2492 2839 3103 3441 3779 4117 4455 4793 5131 5469
Minigroup with host family, single room, halfboard 488 915 1342 1769 2076 2479 2882 3285 3604 3998 4392 4785 5179 5573 5967 6360
Minigroup with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 460 859 1259 1658 1937 2312 2687 3062 3354 3719 4085 4451 4817 5183 5549 5915
Minigroup with residence, double room, no meals 507 952 1398 1844 2169 2590 3012 3433 3771 4184 4596 5008 5421 5833 6245 6657
Minigroup with residence, single room, no meals 553 1045 1537 2029 2401 2869 3337 3805 4189 4648 5107 5565 6024 6483 6942 7400
  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 428 794 1161 1528 1709 2039 2368 2698 2860 3172 3483 3794 4105 4416 4727 5038
Minigroup with host family, double room, halfboard 609 1157 1704 2252 2614 3125 3636 4147 4490 4982 5474 5967 6459 6951 7443 7935
Minigroup with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 581 1101 1621 2141 2475 2958 3441 3924 4239 4704 5168 5632 6097 6561 7025 7489
Minigroup with host family, single room, halfboard 637 1212 1788 2364 2754 3292 3831 4369 4741 5261 5781 6301 6821 7341 7861 8381
Minigroup with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 609 1157 1704 2252 2614 3125 3636 4147 4490 4982 5474 5967 6459 6951 7443 7935
Minigroup with residence, double room, no meals 655 1249 1844 2438 2847 3404 3961 4518 4908 5447 5985 6524 7062 7601 8139 8678
Minigroup with residence, single room, no meals 702 1342 1983 2624 3079 3682 4286 4889 5326 5911 6496 7081 7666 8251 8836 9421
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:  

€29

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 € 38. 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 386 711
Spanish & cookery with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 539 1017
Spanish & cookery with host family, double room, halfboard 567 1073
Spanish & cookery with host family, single room, halfboard 595 1129
Spanish & cookery with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 567 1073
Spanish & cookery with residence, double room, no meals 613 1166
Spanish & cookery with residence, single room, no meals 660 1259
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:  

€29

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 € 38. 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 386 711 1036 1361
Spanish & Salsa with host family, double room, no meals 539 1017 1495 1974
Spanish & Salsa with host family, double room, halfboard 567 1073 1579 2085
Spanish & Salsa with host family, single room, no meals 567 1073 1579 2085
Spanish & Salsa with host family, single room, halfboard 595 1129 1663 2197
Spanish & Salsa with residence, double room, no meals 613 1166 1718 2271
Spanish & Salsa with residence, single room, no meals 660 1259 1858 2457
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:  

€29

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 € 38. 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 400 739 1078 1417
Duo Course with host family, double room, halfboard 581 1101 1621 2141
Duo Course with host family, double room, no meals 553 1045 1537 2029
Duo Course with host family, single room, halfboard 609 1157 1704 2252
Duo Course with host family, single room, no meals 581 1101 1621 2141
Duo Course with residence, double room, no meals 627 1194 1760 2327
Duo Course with residence, single room, no meals 674 1287 1899 2512
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:  

€29

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 € 38. 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 442 822 1203 1584
One-to-one with host family, double room, no meals 595 1129 1663 2197
One-to-one with host family, double room, halfboard 623 1184 1746 2308
One-to-one with host family, single room, halfboard 650 1240 1830 2419
One-to-one with host family, single room, no meals 623 1184 1746 2308
One-to-one with residence, double room, no meals 669 1277 1885 2494
One-to-one with residence, single room, no meals 715 1370 2025 2679
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:  

€29

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 € 38. 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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June 33 24 7
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