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Habla Ya Spanish Courses & Ecotourism

Central Avenue, Los Establos Plaza 20 22, Boquete 0413, Panama
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Great Spanish school

My overall experience of Habla Ya was very positive - fun, interesting and I learnt a lot. My... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Arnold A
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great Spanish teachers and Boquete is beautiful

I spent three weeks with Habla Ha in Boquete and one week of classes in Panama City. I especially... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
cjohns525
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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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 experience! Habla Ya Panama Spanish School, Panama's premier Spanish school, is one of the top specialist Spanish training institutions in Central America and one of the leading providers of Spanish courses in Latin America.
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  • Average2%
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“learn spanish” (53 reviews)
“host family” (36 reviews)
“group classes” (24 reviews)
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Central Avenue, Los Establos Plaza 20 22, Boquete 0413, Panama
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My overall experience of Habla Ya was very positive - fun, interesting and I learnt a lot. My teachers (Alex in Boquete and Yarixell in Panama City) were both great, with engaging classes and a range of different activities - my level improved significantly in...More

Thank Arnold A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent three weeks with Habla Ha in Boquete and one week of classes in Panama City. I especially really enjoyed my time at Boquete. The town is beautiful, easy to get around, and I had a relaxing few weeks there. The teachers are Habla...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I just finished four weeks of Spanish school with Habla Ya in Boquete. It's been a great experience all around. I stayed with a wonderful local family and my host mum Lucy was fantastic. I had booked myself in for four weeks of small group...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Habla Ya is a very good choice to learn Spanish in an effective way. The classes are small and everyone is really helpful und there are also nice activities organized by the school which is a good way to meet more students in your free...More

Thank Sabryna B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I spent 3 weeks in Boquete and 3 weeks in Bocas with Habla Ya taking 4 hours of group + 2 hours of private. Prior to starting this program I knew very little to no Spanish. I began at A1 and finished at B1-week 1....More

Thank Isaac Y. K
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

I just finished one week of intensive Spanish classes in Boquete. Leidy Is a fantastic teacher, I would highly recommend studying with her. My Spanish has improved dramatically after only one week, and the group classes were fun and interesting. Boquete is an amazing town,...More

Thank Chelsea P
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

Great place to learn and practice Spanish. Fantastic environment with protruding and motivated young teachers that create a nice atmosphere for the students. They adopt to your level and take it from there. Unfortunately the city is very well adopted to the growing number of...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018

I took online classes through Habla Ya before my DELE A2 exam. Kimberly in Boquete was my professor and she was amazing. She was kind, fun, and helpful. We reviewed a lot of material and she made me feel prepared for my exam. Many thanks...More

Thank Rachel R
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

I had the opportunity to study with Habla Ya for a period of four weeks, two weeks in Bocas del Toro and two weeks in Boquete. It was a good choice to split the locations as it allowed us to visit more of Panama and...More

Thank Laurence G
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Awesome teachers; young and energetic and really want you to learn and embrace their language. Usually different teachers during course of studies but that's positively shaking things up and gives you different experiences as well as getting to know different people and nuances of the...More

Thank Christina C
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Lucy L
29 January 2018|
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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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2 January 2018|
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Response from Rebecca B | 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
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Response from panamajoules | Property representative |
Sure it is. Your teacher would really appreciate it =). Habla Ya is about Language Travel. If you tip a guide who gave you a tour for 4 hours, why wouldn't you tip a teacher who has taught you for 4 weeks? Glad you... More
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