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Habla Ya Spanish Courses & Ecotourism

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Habla Ya Spanish Courses & Ecotourism
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Why just learn Spanish? Live your Spanish learning experience! Learn Spanish in Boquete, a charming town and a dream setting place full of friendly faces and exciting adventures. Have the time of your life and live the most amazing Spanish learning...more
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Central Avenue, Los Establos Plaza 20 22, Boquete 0413, Panama
+507 730-8344
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All reviews host family learn spanish group classes great school studying spanish three weeks bocas del toro language school home stay spent weeks second week learning experience private class an excellent teacher taking classes per day highly recommend this school
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In December 2018 I took a 3 week course with Habla Ya in Boquete Panama. My instructor was Alexander Cano. Alex is a patient, kind and effective Spanish teacher. I enjoyed being able to learn new Spanish concepts and have the chance to practice speaking...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jean499146
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I studied 2 weeks in Boquete. I had a really great time with Habla YA and my teacher Leidys. She is an excellent teacher and I learned a lot. Boquete was a great place with many outdoor activities and beautiful nature. I also stayed with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Hillevi J
Reviewed 15 December 2018

I spent a week in the language school "Habla Ya" in Boquette (Panama) and my Teacher was "Leidy". I felt very comfortable in my class, together with a student from Sweden. We have made a nice way to teach, so that we could follow her...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

My family and I spent two weeks at the Habla Ya Boquete campus. Our experience was great. My teachers Alex and Leydis were outstanding. They were attentive and tailored the content to my learning needs. This was my first experience taking Spanish classes and I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank markobromley
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

We recently wrapped up 3 weeks of classes with Habla Ya and saw huge improvements in our oral and written Spanish skills. The staff, the teachers, and the facilities are very nice. We did 1 week in each location (Panama City, Boquete, and Bocas del...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

My daughter and I decided it was time to learn a little Spanish to make living here easier. Well, I was surprised that you CAN teach an old dog a new trick. They have great teachers and try to have fun events to help you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Brandyjam
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

I took 3 weeks of Spanish classes at Habla Ya I Boquete. All 3 of my teachers were excellent and I learned a lot. The town of Boquete is also quite nice with plenty to do and perfect weather. I did a lot of hiking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 19 October 2018

I spent a week in Boquette taking Spanish classes and enjoying the local culture. The first couple of days of class were a bit overwhelming as we were totally immersed in Spanish although our two instructors, Erian and Alex were able to explain the concepts...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Philip R
Reviewed 14 October 2018

My time in Boquete was altogether outstandingly great! Boquete is a nice little town with lots of things to do while studying spanish. My host family was lovely and I couldn`t wish for a better teacher. Leidys was very attentive, patient, always in a good...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank svenja555
Reviewed 12 October 2018

I spent a month at HablaYa in Bocas Del Toro and it was a great time and experience. I had a Sergio for the first week and Lineth for the last 4 weeks. Lineth was a great teacher that helped me improve my speaking skills...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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13 October 2018|
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Response from profman2 | Reviewed this property |
Prices differ especially if you buy multiple weeks. It is total immersion from the get go, Your instructor will not speak English though they understand it well. And discounts as well if you and another sign up together
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29 January 2018|
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Response from soesanstravel | Reviewed this property |
I’d say it depends on the location you choose. I was together with an 19 year old in Boquete but on average the age was around 30 at that time (low season).
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1 January 2018|
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Response from nohandlelah | Reviewed this property |
I studied at both the Boquete and Panamá City locations. I am not a fan of big cities and if I could do it again I would skip spending an entire week in Panama City. A couple days to see the local attractions will suffice... More