Spanish Courses/ Special 5% off in Cartagena de Indias/Colombia

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Babel School:


Our Partner Language Institute offers the possibility to learn Spanish in an authentic and diverse cultural ambience and combine it with a very joyful experience – in the historically fascinating city of Cartagena de Indias in Colombia!


This International Language Institute Cartagena offers a perfect location in the heart of the old town – surrounded by the colonial city wall, just next to the oldest neighborhood of Getsemaní. Around the school one can experience the very core of local life, in particular of the “Getsemanicenses” (residents of Gestsemaní). The square of the Trinity is the star each day, being the meeting point for locals and visitors alike, where the social and cultural life is celebrated.


Why learn Spanish in Cartagena?


The fantasies and historical legacies of Cartagena invite the visitor to explore a smiling, open-handed city, where the interaction with nature and the discovery of the culture, customs, memories and testimonies of people who breathe the flavor of the Caribbean in their lives is possible. 

Among the music filled streets of Cartagena stand important historical landmarks and unique attractions. One of these has won the stature of World Heritage site. But Cartagena attractions are not just about its rich history. Its beautiful beaches are among the most visited of Colombia and the Caribbean. In Cartagena one definitely never gets bored! There is plenty of attractions, in and around the city, for every age, taste and type of traveler!

a) Spanish Intensive


- 20 hours per week
- maximum of 10 students per class
- classes take place from Monday to Friday (morning + afternoon session)
- groups composed by people with similar learning needs


b) Spanish Super Intensive


- Combination of group classes with additional private classes (5-10 hours per week -> can be flexibly arranged)
- for maximized learning experience
- intensive and effective way to learn Spanish


c) Spanish and Salsa


- Combination of Spanish classes and Salsa lessons
- if further immersion into Carribean culture is wished, the local music is highly important


d) Private lessons


- Specially tailored to specific needs and interests
- Most intensive and fastest way to learn Spanish
-Recommended for people with specific needs (conversation only, survival Spanish…)
- Flexibly arranged by hours



Our Partner Spanish School provides a great offer of extracurricular activities. Water adventure, such as diving, surfing, kite surfing, wind surfing and paddle surfing or several tours through the city and the nearby environment are just some possible activities one can take part in to fully enjoy the stay in Colombia. Please consult for special offers and more detailed information.

Host Family:


The school works together with carefully selected host families, which will provide a warm welcoming environment and include the students in their daily life to guarantee a truly authentic Cartagena experience. Living with a host family also offers the benefit of practicing the newly gained Spanish skills and hence further improves fluidity.






*Accommodation options can be customized to suit your individual needs and preferences. If you want another type of accommodation, please contact us directly. We will be happy to personalize your booking.


The school is closed due to public holidays. Spanish classes will be rescheduled.



January 1, 6
March 24 
April 17+18
May 1 
June 2, 23, 30

August 7, 18

October 13
November 3, 17 
December  8, 25

We offer a 5% discount on all courses for our participants of CW Abroad. 

No surprises! Here's the total price, incl. all fees and sales taxes:


Duration Intensive (20 hrs/week) Super Intensive (20 hrs  group+5 private lessons) Homestay with Breakfast and private bathroom
1 week 192 283 On request
2 weeks 363 544 On request
3 weeks 545 815 On request
4 weeks 855 1049 On request
Additional week 171 263 -


Note: All courses at BABEL Spanish School can be booked with In case a course is not listed above,  just mention the course description in the comment field of the online registration form.



-No separate registration fee

-Classes have a duration of 50 minutes

-Private classes can be arranged individually

-Sign up in advance is highly recommended in order to be sure that the chosen course will be available

-Consider for extra services (such as accommodation, airport transfer, special activities…) and prices


Additional services:

-Airport transfer: USD 30

Booking a Spanish course is very easy and will not take you long to complete.  Please complete our application form and let us know what kind of course do you want to book. 

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you require any further information.  We will be pleased to assist you. Contact us at:  call us at:


ARG : +54 11 5199 5458

UK : +44 020 3290 6238

USA : +1 917 267 8828