Language course Spanish in San Sebastian


Learn Spanish in San Sebastian at our partner language school, Academia Lacunza. Academia Lacunza has over 60 years of experience in teaching Spanish, which makes it one of the oldest language schools in all of Spain. The school premises are located next to one of the largest parks in San Sebastian, Cristina Enea Park, and the recently inaugurated TABAKALERA, the International Centre for Contemporary Culture, which a place of cultural production and also hosts a varied programme of cultural activities open to the public. The school is a 5 minute walk to the city center and a 10 minute walk to the surf beach. The premises are specifically built for a language school and are located in a renovated building. The neighborhood features a number of bars, cafes, banks and live music venues.

In summer, the school offers a second location in San Sebastian.


Key features of our partner Spanish school in San Sebastian:

• Spacious open air terrace 
• Large reception with sofas 
• Social area and a library 
• 18 ample sized classrooms with ozone friendly, reverse cycle air-conditioning.
• Multimedia room with computers where students can brush up on their Spanish by watching a film or TV series.
• Minimum age: 17 years

Social Programme

The city of San Sebastian makes a great base point for a wide range of activities, including:

  • Sports such as horse riding, mountain biking, surfing and hang-gliding
  • Excursions to scores of local places of interest
  • Intercambios (language exchanges with Spanish students) which are organized by the school on request


The intensive Spanish course consists of 20 or 30 lessons per week, focused on the practical use of language. The 20 lessons are held in groups of max. 12 students, and if you book the course with 30 lessons per week, you'll additionally have 10 mini-group (max. 8 students per class) afternoon lessons to your Intensive 20 course, in which you  are used to work on conversation, language skills, Spanish culture and additional topics.

Minimum age is 17 years.


The Combined language course in San Sebastian is an excellent way of complementing your intensive course with daily private lessons. You will have 20 hours per week in a group and a 1 hour one-to-one class per day.

Minimum age is 17 years.

Duo course

In the duo course you will have lessons together with one other person. The duo course programme will be based on your linguistic skills and will be adapted to your personal and/or professional needs. The duo course can only be booked by two people travelling together during the same period and who have the same level of Spanish.

Minimum age is 17 years.


The one-to-one course offers you the opportunity to learn at your own pace according to your own needs. The one-to-one course consists of between 20 and 25 lessons a week. On request, we can organise lessons on Saturdays and Sundays, including lunch with your teacher. You can also form a private group if you come with friends who are at the same Spanish level as you.

Minimum age is 17 years.


The D.E.L.E-course is a 4 week exam preparation course that consists of the intensive course with 20 lessons + 5 individual exam preparation lessons per week. You can take the A2, B1, B2 and C1 exams at the school.

Please note that exam fees are not included in the course price.

Minimum age is 17 years.

Spanish & yoga

Do you also want to become completely “zen” during your language course abroad? Then perhaps the Spanish & Yoga course is the perfect option! This course includes an intensive Spanish course with 20 lessons per week plus 2 yoga classes per week. Yoga lessons are held in Spanish, meaning some basic knowledge of Spanish is recommended.

Minimum age is 17 years.

Prices 2023

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Prices in  €/EUR  £/GBP  $/USD

Max. 12/15 per class
Number of lessons per week:
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Intensive + Yoga without accommodation 280 500 720 920
Intensive + Yoga with shared apartment, double room , no meals 450 790 1130 1450
Intensive + Yoga with shared apartment, single room , no meals 500 890 1280 1650
Intensive + Yoga with host family, double room , bed & breakfast 485 860 1235 1590
Intensive + Yoga with host family, single room , bed & breakfast 545 980 1415 1830
Intensive + Yoga with residence, double room , bed & breakfast 580 1091 1601 2090
Intensive + Yoga with residence, double room , halfboard 663 1272 1879 2304
Intensive + Yoga with residence, single room , bed & breakfast 610 1160 1707 2214
Intensive + Yoga with residence, single room , halfboard 694 1336 1979 2412