Spanish in Barcelona
Located between the Mediterranean Sea and the hills of Montjuic, 'Barcelona' conjures up a whole range of historical and architectural delights for you to feast your eyes on - Parc Guell, the Miro Foundation, las Ramblas, the Sagrada Familia cathedral, the picturesque Boqueria market, the Gothic Quarter or Camp Nou, the FC Barcelona stadium...but Catalonia's capital is so much more than the structures that surround it. Bright, breezy Barcelona is the ideal place to soak up some sun while making vast improvements in your Spanish skills.
The summer camp is very easy to get to, and is located outside of the city centre in the heart of a luscious, peaceful residential area near Mount Tibidabo. Students are housed in an on-site residence while attending classes at the campus school, making for a safe and secure environment.
School facilities include:
- Modern classrooms
- IT suite
- Music room
- Games areas and TV lounge
- Large terrace overlooking the gardens
- One gymnasium and various sports grounds and courts for football, tennis, basketball, etc.
- 24 hour supervision
20 Spanish lessons per week, 4 per day, Monday to Friday - Lesson duration: 45 minutes - Class size: average 8 students (maximum 14) - Placement test: first day of lessons - Certificate of completion at the end of the course - Qualified native Spanish teachers - Language level: all levels, beginners to advanced
Activities & excursions
Along with 4 Spanish lessons per day, students take part in a whole range of exciting sports, Spanish culture and leisure activities during their stay. Students are divided into 3 groups - 5-10s, 11-14s and 15-17s during these activities.
Some of the many activities available include:
Culture and leisure activities every afternoon: treasure hunt, Parc Guell, Tibidabo Theme Park, Poble Espanyol and many more!
Sports: swimming, beach sports, basketball, volleyball, football, Frisbee, badminton,etc.
Day trips: Roman city of Tarragona, Sitges village & resort, etc.
Evening activities at the residence: barbecues, movie nights, discos, theme nights, treasure hunts, shows (concerts, plays, talent shows)
Please find below a sample of day schedule (given as example only and subject to modification):
Options at extra charge
Students can choose only one option per two weeks session
- Football: 16 lessons
- Tennis: 12 lessons
Please note that due to scheduling conflicts, students who enroll in these optional programmes may not always be able to participate in all of the other camp activities
- Single or twin rooms
- Toilet & bathroom in each room
- Full board
- On-site residence
- Capacity: 180 students
- Located in a quiet residential area near Laberint d'Horta Park and the beach. The city centre can easily be accessed by public transport (Metro in particular).
- Laundry service: once every 2 weeks. Note: students should bring a laundry bag and their clothes should be labelled
Dates & Prices 2019
Summer: from June 30th to August 24th
Sessions start dates: June 30th, July 14th & 28th, August 11th
Camp sessions last for 2 weeks minimum. 4 weeks, 6 weeks and 8 weeks sessions are also available over the period.
Bank Holiday (no classes will take place on those days and they will not be reimbursed. Replacement activities will be organised instead by group leaders): August 15th.
All taxes and enrolment fees includedBook now
|Prices include course, residential accommodation, activities & transfers|
|2 weeks||1,765 €|
|4 weeks||3,075 €|
|6 weeks||3,865 €|
|8 weeks||5,165 €|
|Extra week||995 €|
|Sport option - per 2 weeks|
|Tennis (12 lessons / 2 weeks)||200 €|
|Football (16 lessons / 2 weeks)||250 €|
|Uniform (optional)||100 €|
|Extra night||65 €|
- 20 Spanish lessons per week
- Residential accommodation
- Full board
- Course materials and textbook
- Sports, culture and leisure activities
- Airport or station transfers to and from accommodation
- 24 hour supervision
- All school taxes and enrolment fees
Prices do not include:
- Transport to and from Barcelona
- Optional sports (Tennis or Football)
- Local transportation (out of activity program)
- Optional insurances
- Visa fees (if any)
Arrival/departure airports or stations:
- Barcelona Airport/Railway Station/Coach Station: transfer to and from accommodation included
Please note: Do not make travel arrangements until we have confirmed your enrolment in your chosen course.
Permission to leave the grounds (15+ only)
Students aged 15+ and presenting a signed consent form from their parents will be granted permission to leave the grounds until 22:30 on their own within the limits of 3 outings per session of 2 weeks. Outing days are determined by the centre manager.
Students under 15 or students 15+ without a signed parental consent form, will by no means be allowed to leave the grounds.
The whole course and activity programme is organised in order to occupy the students' timetable as much as possible.
You might need a visa for this course. For more information please visit our Visa Information page.
Do not hesitate to contact us by phone or email if you require any additional information.