Language course Spanish in San Sebastian

Lacunza Juniors Summer Camp

Our partner school in San Sebastian also organizes a Summer Camp which is situated in the Spanish province of Guipuzcoa in the quiet mountain town of Urnieta located just 12 kilometres from of San Sebastian. In addition to children from all over the world who come here to learn Spanish, there are also Spanish children at the camp. The Spanish children learn English, but also participate in the organized activities. This way you can also practice Spanish outside the classroom!
 

Key features of our partner Spanish school in San Sebastian

  • Classrooms
  • Dormitories
  • 4 basketball courts, 2 football fields, volleyball court, indoor fronton and gymnasium
  • Stage theatre, small movie theatre and TV room
  • Multi-media room with 30 computers all with internet access and FREE WiFi.
  • Game room with 4 foosball tables, 2 ping pong tables, board games, magazines, sofas, chairs and tables
  • Cafeteria and kitchen
  • Store on campus

Social Programme

The afternoon activity program starts after lunch and is supervised by teachers, monitors and certified professionals Activities include: sports & games like football, basketball, ping pong, treasure hunts. Theme days like Olympic games and talent show. Workshops like African music and arts & crafts. Excursion to for example Hernani Aquatic Park, San Sebastian beaches, Mount Igueldo (funicular and amusement park), and more!

Intensive (7-15 years)

Age: 7-15 years
Minimum level: A1 to C1
Lessons: 20 lessons per week (each lesson = 45 minutes)
Max. number per class: 13
Accommodation: host family with lodging based on full board
Supervision: 24 hours per day, during lessons, activities and in accommodation
Transfer: not included; see price list.
Activities: activity program + full day excursion per week

Lessons

You will have Spanish lessons on site in groups of 6 to 13 students. Lessons begin at 09:45 and there are two sessions of 90 minutes each morning. Between the sessions there is a 20 minutes break for the morning snack.

Sample of social programme

The school has created an activity programme that is designed to encourage communication among their language learners offering plenty of opportunities for all students to make friends and enjoy themselves! For example:

  • SPORTS & GAMES: football, basketball, volleyball, Basque sports, ping pong, canoeing, archery, karate, nature hikes, treasure hunts, kayak, obstacle course, team building and more!
  • EXCURSIONS: Hernani Aquatic Park, San Sebastian beaches, Mount Igueldo (funicular and amusement park), Science Museum & Planetarium, Tolosa Chocolate Museum, Naval Museum, San Sebastian Aquarium, Santa Clara Island, hiking trips, fishing trips and more!
  • THEME DAYS: Olympic Games, Talent Show, Super Heroes, Wild West Day, Valentine’s Day, Hippies and more!
  • WORKSHOPS: African music, breakdance, hip hop, street safety, first aid, arts, crafts and more!

Minimum age is 7 year .

Prices 2017

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Max. 13 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks  
Intensive (7-15 years) without accommodation 640 946 1222 1522
Intensive (7-15 years) with on-site residence, double room, fullboard 1160 1722 2195 2705
Starting dates:  

26/06, 03/07, 10/07, 17/07 (2 weeks), 26/06, 03/07, 10/07 (3 weeks), 26/06, 03/07 (4 weeks)

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

The junior course can be either a day camp or an overnight camp.

Day Camp:

Monday to Friday, from 09:30 to 19:30. Designed for students who want to enjoy the entire day at camp and sleep at home. Students will participate in the language classes, as well as, the afternoon sports and activities.

Overnight camp:

Sunday to Saturday, 24 hours. Overnight students will be immersed in an accepting and secure international atmosphere 24 hours a day 7 days a week providing them the chance to practice the language while in the classroom, during the activities and excursions and while sharing a room with other students from other parts of the world.

The Junior Course has a minimum stay of 2 weeks and can also be booked as a half day program (until 14.00 hours, for stays of minimum 2 weeks). Lunch/dinner is not included for the half day programme. Price upon request.


An additional bus service can be booked for the junior summer camp, which includes transportation from San Sebastian to the campus and back.

Last possible day of classes: 28/07/2017

Transfer:  

€50

The price mentioned above is for a transfer on arrival in San Sebastián
Biarritz € 70 per person one way
Bilbao € 80 per person one way
Please specify on the booking form at which airport you would like to be picked up.

Unaccompanied Minor Services to be provided upon departure: € 50 supplement to the departure service price.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching material
  • daily activity programme
  • 24/7 supervision
Please note:

-The junior course includes a daily activity program and excursions, the stay at the campus is in a dormitory (shared room, 6 beds per room) and includes full board.

- The Junior Course has a minimum stay of 2 weeks and can also be booked as a half day program (=Morning camp, until 14.00 hours, for stays of minimum 2 weeks). Price upon request. Lunch/dinner is not included when you book morning camp.
- For Half Day and Day Camp juniors staying in San Sebastian (e.g. when they stay with their parents), we provide a private bus with chaperones connecting San Sebastian to the camp from Monday to Friday.

Spanish & surf (7-15 years)

Those who are interested in learning to surf or who would like to perfect their rip style will enjoy the Spanish & surf course!

Besides 20 general Spanish language lessons, students will have surf lessons on 2-3 afternoons each week, depending on the general activities schedule. Students are accompanied by camp staff to Zurriola Beach (at approx. 12 km from the school) where their surf lessons will be given by licensed surf professionals.
The Surf course includes either 5 or 8 hours of surf lessons. Surf board, neoprene body suit, and transport to and from the beach is included.
The ratio of surf instructor to participant is 1:2 for 7-9 year olds, 1:4 for 10-13 year olds and 1:6 for 14+years.

Minimum age is 7 year .

Prices 2017

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 13 per class
Number of lessons per week:
25
28
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks  
Spanish & surf (7-15 years) without accommodation 840 1246 1622 2022
Spanish & surf (7-15 years) with on-site residence, double room, fullboard 1360 2022 2595 3205
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks  
Spanish & surf (7-15 years) without accommodation 960 1426 1862 2322
Spanish & surf (7-15 years) with on-site residence, double room, fullboard 1480 2202 2835 3505
Starting dates:  

26/06, 03/07, 10/07, 17/07 (2 weeks), 26/06, 03/07, 10/07 (3 weeks), 26/06, 03/07 (4 weeks)

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

1 surf lesson = 60 minutes

- Surf courses include: Spanish course 20 lessons, 5 or 8 hours of surf lessons per week (spread over 2 or 3 days), surf board, neoprene body suit, and transport to and from the beach.
- The surf sessions take place at Zurriola Beach and are taught in the target language by professional, licensed surf instructors. Groups are between 2-4 children for 7-9 year olds, 4-6 children for 10-11 year olds and 6-8 children for 12-15 year olds.

Transfer:  

€50

The price mentioned above is for a transfer on arrival in San Sebastián
Biarritz € 70 per person one way
Bilbao € 80 per person one way
Please specify on the booking form at which airport you would like to be picked up.

Unaccompanied Minor Services to be provided upon departure: € 50 supplement to the departure service price.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching material
  • daily activity programme
  • 24/7 supervision
Please note:

-The junior course includes a daily activity program and excursions, the stay at the campus is in a dormitory (shared room, 6 beds per room) and includes full board.

- The Junior Course has a minimum stay of 2 weeks and can also be booked as a half day program (=Morning camp, until 14.00 hours, for stays of minimum 2 weeks). Price upon request. Lunch/dinner is not included when you book morning camp.
- For Half Day and Day Camp juniors staying in San Sebastian (e.g. when they stay with their parents), we provide a private bus with chaperones connecting San Sebastian to the camp from Monday to Friday.

Spanish & cooking (7-15 years)

Are you interested in the culinary world? If so, then you will very much enjoy the Spanish & cooking programme. This way you can become a Junior Masterchef! Students will learn basic kitchen skills, while keeping in mind healthy food and nutrition.You will have 20 general Spanish classes plus 6 hours of cooking workshops per week.

Cooking instruction is bilingual (Spanish and English) and lessons take place in one of the prestigious cooking schools of San Sebastian. Each week’s menu will have a common theme where children will learn new culinary vocabulary, recipes, cooking skills and above all, their own food creations!
Cooking lessons include: 6 hours of bilingual instruction by expert chef, recipe cards, food & beverages, and transport to and from the school.

Minimum age is 7 year .

Prices 2017

By clicking on a price, the booking form will be filled out automatically.

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 13 per class
Number of lessons per week:
26
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks  
Spanish & cooking (7-15 years) without accommodation 1020 1516 1982 2472
Spanish & cooking (7-15 years) with on-site residence, double room, fullboard 1540 2292 2955 3655
Starting dates:  

26/06, 03/07, 10/07, 17/07 (2 weeks), 26/06, 03/07, 10/07 (3 weeks), 26/06, 03/07 (4 weeks)

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

1 cooking lesson = 60 minutes
Cooking courses include: 20 lessons of Spanish per week, 6 hours (spread over 3 days) of bilingual cooking instruction by expert chef, recipe cards, food & beverages, transport to and from the school. Max 8 students per cooking class.

Transfer:  

€50

The price mentioned above is for a transfer on arrival in San Sebastián
Biarritz € 70 per person one way
Bilbao € 80 per person one way
Please specify on the booking form at which airport you would like to be picked up.

Unaccompanied Minor Services to be provided upon departure: € 50 supplement to the departure service price.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching material
  • daily activity programme
  • 24/7 supervision
Please note:

-The junior course includes a daily activity program and excursions, the stay at the campus is in a dormitory (shared room, 6 beds per room) and includes full board.

- The Junior Course has a minimum stay of 2 weeks and can also be booked as a half day program (=Morning camp, until 14.00 hours, for stays of minimum 2 weeks). Price upon request. Lunch/dinner is not included when you book morning camp.
- For Half Day and Day Camp juniors staying in San Sebastian (e.g. when they stay with their parents), we provide a private bus with chaperones connecting San Sebastian to the camp from Monday to Friday.

Campus

The accommodation is on campus where the lessons and activities also take place.
All students sleep on site in dormitories with 6 individual beds each with their own closet. You will share the toilet and shower facilities with the other students. The camp entrance is secured and locked by the camp director each night.

Accommodation on campus includes 3 meals and 2 snacks per day. Each main meal is prepared by a professional catering service on campus and served in the campus cafeteria.

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San Sebastian is the historical and culturally-diverse city, located in the Basque area of Northern of Spain. The surrounding region is largely undiscovered and is the home to some incredible wildlife, favoured by walkers, trekkers and mountain bikers alike. San Sebastian is a city where old meets new, with a very stylish centre with lots of modern, high-end shops and classical Basque districts.

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Apr 15 10 6
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June 20 14 7
July 22 16 7
Aug 22 16 6
Sept 21 15 5
Oct 18 12 4
Nov 15 10 3
Dec 13 8 2
Jan 12 7 3
Feb 12 7 4
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