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 239 422 606 789 887 1053 1220 1386 1552 1718 1884 1948 2106 2264 2421 2579
Minigroup with host family, double room, halfboard 405 755 1104 1454 1718 2051 2383 2716 3048 3380 3713 3943 4267 4591 4915 5239
Minigroup with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 380 704 1028 1352 1590 1897 2204 2511 2818 3125 3432 3636 3935 4233 4531 4830
Minigroup with host family, single room, halfboard 431 806 1181 1556 1846 2204 2562 2920 3278 3636 3994 4250 4600 4949 5299 5648
Minigroup with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 405 755 1104 1454 1718 2051 2383 2716 3048 3380 3713 3943 4267 4591 4915 5239
Minigroup with residence, double room, no meals 448 840 1232 1624 1931 2306 2681 3057 3432 3807 4182 4455 4821 5188 5554 5921
Minigroup with residence, single room, no meals 491 925 1360 1795 2144 2562 2980 3398 3815 4233 4651 4966 5375 5784 6194 6603
  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 359 661 964 1266 1416 1688 1959 2231 2503 2775 3047 3115 3369 3624 3879 4134
Minigroup with host family, double room, halfboard 525 994 1462 1931 2247 2685 3123 3561 3999 4438 4876 5109 5530 5952 6373 6794
Minigroup with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 499 942 1386 1829 2119 2531 2944 3357 3769 4182 4594 4802 5198 5593 5989 6385
Minigroup with host family, single room, halfboard 550 1045 1539 2034 2375 2838 3302 3766 4230 4693 5157 5416 5863 6310 6756 7203
Minigroup with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 525 994 1462 1931 2247 2685 3123 3561 3999 4438 4876 5109 5530 5952 6373 6794
Minigroup with residence, double room, no meals 567 1079 1590 2102 2460 2941 3421 3902 4383 4864 5345 5621 6084 6548 7012 7476
Minigroup with residence, single room, no meals 610 1164 1718 2272 2673 3196 3720 4243 4767 5290 5813 6132 6639 7145 7651 8158
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 € 43 per week you can book breakfast. Please indiciate this on the booking form.

Surcharges residence:   no meals → bed & breakfast : €43 per week
Transfer:  

€26

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: 01/01/2018, 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 337 619 900 1181
Spanish & Salsa with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 478 900 1322 1744
Spanish & Salsa with host family, double room, halfboard 503 951 1399 1846
Spanish & Salsa with host family, single room, halfboard 529 1002 1475 1948
Spanish & Salsa with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 503 951 1399 1846
Spanish & Salsa with residence, double room, no meals 546 1036 1526 2017
Spanish & Salsa with residence, single room, no meals 589 1121 1654 2187
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 € 43 per week you can book breakfast. Please indiciate this on the booking form.

Surcharges residence:   no meals → bed & breakfast : €43 per week
Transfer:  

€26

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: 01/01/2018, 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 337 619
Spanish & cookery with host family, double room, halfboard 503 951
Spanish & cookery with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 478 900
Spanish & cookery with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 503 951
Spanish & cookery with host family, single room, halfboard 529 1002
Spanish & cookery with residence, double room, no meals 546 1036
Spanish & cookery with residence, single room, no meals 589 1121
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 € 43 per week you can book breakfast. Please indiciate this on the booking form.

Surcharges residence:   no meals → bed & breakfast : €43 per week
Transfer:  

€26

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: 01/01/2018, 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 414 772 1130 1488
One-to-one with host family, double room, halfboard 580 1104 1629 2153
One-to-one with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 555 1053 1552 2051
One-to-one with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 580 1104 1629 2153
One-to-one with host family, single room, halfboard 606 1156 1705 2255
One-to-one with residence, double room, no meals 623 1190 1757 2323
One-to-one with residence, single room, no meals 665 1275 1884 2494
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 € 43 per week you can book breakfast. Please indiciate this on the booking form.

Surcharges residence:   no meals → bed & breakfast : €43 per week
Transfer:  

€26

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: 01/01/2018, 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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June 33 24 7
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