The best way to learn, or to improve, your knowledge of a language is to immerse yourself in a country that speaks the language! Taking Spanish classes here in Barcelona will help you achieve this goal. You will be able to take what you learned in the classroom and apply it while ordering paella at a restaurant or asking for directions to Park Güell. To help get your search started, we compiled a list of the best places to learn Spanish in Barcelona.
Camino Barcelona, located in the centre of Barcelona, offers a wide range of courses that are taught by native speakers. The school offers a variety of diverse courses from conversation courses, part-time or evening courses to business Spanish and even Salsa and Flamenco classes! What’s more, they also offer work and internship placement opportunities for advanced students so you can practice what you’ve learned on the job! The size of the class is an important factor to Camino; the maximum group size is 10 students, averaging around 7 students per class. Camino also has a cultural program that includes activities, guided visits and excursions to nearby to towns such as Figueres, Girona and Sitges to encourage students to become immersed in the Spanish culture as well as the language. The best part? They are the only school in Barcelona with on-site accomodation! Explore their website here to see if it’s the right fit for you!
Carrer del Comte d’Urgell, 78, 08011 Barcelona
Teaching Spanish in an open, personal and enjoyable atmosphere is the main priority at Olé Languages. The school offers courses that range from beginner to advanced level and everything in between. With small class sizes (maximum of 9 students) the teachers are committed to focusing on the specific needs of each student and of course, smaller class sizes allow for more opportunity to practice your Spanish. Olé Languages is also flexible, allowing students to extend their Spanish course as they go and better yet, the price lowers respectively with each additional week. Discover more of what Olé Languages offers here.
Carrer de Mallorca, 201, 08036 Barcelona
With 55 fully-equipped classrooms and over 30 years of experience, Don Quijote is an ideal place to learn Spanish. Along with intensive Spanish classes, Don Quijote also offers preparation courses for Diplomas of Spanish as a Foreign Language, SIELE (Servicio Internacional de Evaluación de la Lengua Española) and the Chamber of Commerce Business exam. Don Quijote values the importance of improving each student’s knowledge of Spanish through various workshops, activities and trips to teach pupils more about Barcelona and the wider country in a new and interesting way. Check out everything Don Quijote has to offer here.
Carrer de Mallorca, 27 08029 Barcelona
Speakeasy Language School Barcelona
Speakeasy offers a wide selection of classes at affordable prices and with international staff who are devoted to providing the best quality classes. The school is accredited by the Cervantes Institute, a government agency that is responsible for promoting the study and teaching of Spanish language and culture. Implementing a communicative and practical approach to teaching, Speakeasy’s goal is for the students to communicate in Spanish in an effective way. They help their students accomplish this through their immersive teaching style, even when offering culture courses that cover the history of Spain’s food, art, architecture, music and dance! Learn more about learning Spanish with Speakeasy here.
Ronda Universitat 7, Principal 08007 Barcelona
Linguaschools offers courses for all levels, throughout the year, prioritising Spanish culture as part of the lesson content. The teachers are oozing with enthusiasm and passion, creating a fun environment for interactive classes. A garden provides an area for students to chill out in the sun in between lessons and practice their new Spanish speaking and listening skills. Get involved in the activities offered such as tapas tours, hikes to Tibidabo, daytrips and picnics. Learn more about Linguaschools here.
Passatge Permanyer, 17, 08009 Barcelona
Why not make the most of your time here in Barcelona and learn Spanish? Whether you’re starting from scratch or improving your existing level, dive head first into a course at one of these schools and immerse yourself into the language and culture. Meet new people, participate in activities and join exciting daytrips, all whilst learning a new skill in one of the most beautiful cities in the world!