Our Spanish programs in Manuel Antonio are designed to give you the knowledge and confidence you need to improve your Spanish fluency. We work with local teachers that have over ten years of experience in giving both private and group lessons. We focus on communicative language learning and always encourage students to be active participants in their lessons. You can expect your Spanish classes to be fun and relaxed with an overall aim to increase your capability in the language.


You can decide to study Spanish for a variety of different reasons, and at any stage of life. We have created a Spanish language immersion program for adults that is flexible and gives solid results. Whether you are a college student on spring break or a professional looking to broaden your skills, our school can offer a spanish program customized to your needs.

The Standard Program includes group classes for four hours per day, five days per week. Your group will have a maximum of six students. The focus will be on acquiring the vocabulary and language structures needed to facilitate practical communication.

Why choose the Standard Spanish Programs?

  • Suitable for all levels
  • Dynamic group classes
  • Free time to explore area


Many of our students want to learn Spanish in Manuel Antonio AND visit other parts of the country.

The Traveler’s Spanish Program allows you to have the best of both worlds. Classes are scheduled for four hours per day, four days per week. With a three day weekend, students have the freedom to explore further afield.

Destinations such as the Osa Peninsula, Montezuma and Arenal volcano are possible. We want to help students take advantage of their time here and fulfill their travel aspirations.

Why choose the Traveler’s Spanish Programs?

  • Great for students with limited vacation time
  • Maximize your opportunity to travel
  • Free assistance from experienced travel agent included


For students who are learning Spanish for a specific purpose, the intensive program can help them achieve their goals quickly. With six hours of classes per day, you can benefit from the high energy group class in the morning and then a more focussed session in the afternoon.

Make the leap from the basics to advanced Spanish in a short amount of time. Contact us for more information on specific exam preparation or Bildungsurlaub courses.

Why choose the Intensive Spanish Programs?

  • Maximize class time
  • Focus on personal or professional goals
  • Specific exam preparation


You can take private one to one classes at our school. Private classes allow you to get the most from your time with your teacher. Topics covered will be specifically catered to your needs and you will make fast progress. We can offer specific classes in medical Spanish, business Spanish, legal Spanish or technical/engineering Spanish.

Choose the amount of hours and the times that work for best for your schedule.

Why choose Private Spanish Classes?

  • Personalized Curriculum
  • Flexible Schedule
  • 1 to 1 Teaching


Combine our standard spanish classes with adrenaline filled activities in the afternoon.

A canopy tour of the rainforest will have you crossing hanging bridges and flying through the tree-tops on ziplines. Challenge yourself with white water rafting of Class III/IV rapids through the wild Naranjo river. Explore palm plantations and rural backtrails by ATV and visit a tropical waterfall on a private reserve.


Spectacular natural beauty and wildlife is awaiting you.

Between your standard Spanish classes there is time to take a tranquil tour through the unique mangrove ecosystem, either by boat or kayak. Discover the nocturnal world of exotic bats, snakes, frogs and sloths on a guided jungle night walk. Visit the #1 attraction of the area, Manuel Antonio National Park, with an expert naturalist guide. There, you will be surrounded by toucans, sloths and three species of monkeys where the jungle meets the beach.


You can learn more than just the Spanish language during your time in Manuel Antonio.

Discover how chocolate, vanilla and cinnamon are produced organically and taste the delicious flavours at a local farm dedicated to sustainable practices. Visit a wildlife rescue centre and sanctuary to learn more about conserving Costa Rica’s biodiversity through reforestation, monkey bridges and animal rehabilitation. Help a beekeeper harvest honey on his primary rainforest reserve and gain a new appreciation for the importance of bees in the ecosystem.


Manuel Antonio beach is ideal for our Spanish students who also want to learn how to surf.

Complete beginners and advanced surfers can enjoy the waves. Take three surf lessons during the week and come away with new skills and great memories.