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Instituto Habla Hispana

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Muy Buena Escuela!

Habla Hispana is an excellent place to learn Spanish whether you are a beginner, intermediate or... read more

Reviewed today
New York
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La Mejor

Honestly, this is the only Spanish school I’ve ever attended BUT I still call it “la mejor” (the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Victoria, Canada
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Calzada de La Luz 25 | Apdo 689, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
+52 415 152 0713
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Reviewed today via mobile

Habla Hispana is an excellent place to learn Spanish whether you are a beginner, intermediate or advanced student. Classes are small. My intermediate class had four students. Our maistra was Theresa. It doesn’t get any better than that. Her explanations were crystal clear. She made...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Honestly, this is the only Spanish school I’ve ever attended BUT I still call it “la mejor” (the best) because of my fabulous experiences. I’ve come twice now and would love to return again. The first time was with my daughter in 2010 for seven...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I only got to study here for a week but learned a LOT! Wish I could have participated in the afternoon/evening events(sightseeing, cooking, music) but I was traveling with a non-student so was unable. The teachers were such kind women, and so patient. Students were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Marne J
Reviewed 24 December 2018 via mobile

I was very pleased with my 4 week Spanish learning experience at Habla Hispana. The school provides for a warm, family, community feel. The administration was flexible, helpful, and understanding. Their intention is for you to learn and have fun, all the while feeling comfortable....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 December 2018

I just spent 2 weeks at the school and really enjoyed myself. I stayed onsite, my room was private, huge, and had great internet. Large shared living room and kitchen. Classes weekdays 9am-1pm. First was grammar, small break, conversation, lastly vocabulary. MWF there are other...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

The 3 hour per day program at Habla Hispana has one hour of grammar and two hours of conversation. The grammar instructor Theresa was good and very pleasant. Then for the 2 hour portion of conversation, you never know who you're going to get. One...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank judithp556
Reviewed 28 October 2018

There are several different schools and methods of instruction available in San Miguel. I think this one is most productive- not too academic and not to "just learn to get by". An hour and a half of grammar, hour of conversation and an hour of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

OK, this may seem a bit strange to some, but I hope it is helpful. I first took a month long introductory course, during a summer break from teaching high school at least 15 years ago! My late wife and I rented an apartment, went...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Flaco_Risco
Reviewed 10 March 2018

I spent a month at the school last year and next year hope to spend another month there but live in with a family nearby. It was a wonderful experience - not only did it include lessons (entirely in Spanish) but a cooking class and...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank srh002
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The teacher I had thought she was teaching 3rd graders. Her manner showed disrespect. She seemed to forget that we were paying her salary.

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank radawson5
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Teresa P
18 March 2018|
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Response from Julie H | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure if my answer is too late but .... Yes. Homestay is an option. You tell Habla Hispana your dietary restrictions and they pass it on to the family. And I recommend reiterating it to the family. I stayed with... More
Philip W
9 February 2017|
Response from MJ W | Reviewed this property |
If you do a family stay at the Lopez Flores house, 3 blocks from the school, you will be so well fed you will not want or need to eat out! However, if you want to have a fun larger gathering or enjoy a beer outside in a beer... More
3 February 2017|
Response from MJ W | Reviewed this property |
I used the website to make my payment and it worked great. I attended school there in February and it was open and a great experience. Do the home stay and ask for Ernesto and Marina's home!