Barcelona - the very name brings to mind the thought of a café con leche in one of the many cafes in the Plaza Catalunya, a fruity sangria on the beach and sun rays on the skin. Barcelona combines the Mediterranean climate, a fine sandy beach, numerous bars and pubs, Catalan delicacies and nice young people from around the world. Without doubt, Barcelona is a fascinating city with a very special charm - just the place where you would want to take a Spanish language course.
Study abroad programs in Barcelona are particularly special experiences: you can learn Spanish from native speakers with our language courses in Barcelona, and also discover one of the trendiest cities in Europe. Those who need a rest after shopping on the Ramblas will find a wealth of options: sit in one of the street cafes for a while, or enjoy the impressive Parque Guell which offers a wonderful view of the city. A Spanish language course in Barcelona is an investment in your future, and taking one will give you the opportunity to visit unique places, gain useful experience and perhaps even develop new friendships. Who knows - maybe they’re waiting for you on the longest - and perhaps most colorful - park bench in the world? Discover for yourself the many benefits of taking a language course in Barcelona!
Pre-Arrival Language Test
All students fill out an online Spanish test prior to their arrival so they can be assigned to the right classes. If you have beginners Spanish, it’s still a good idea to take the test as it gives you a nice introduction to the course.
One To One Course
One-to-one language training is the quickest and most intensive way to learn a language or to improve your language skills. The format of the individual lessons is totally determined by the needs and desires of the student. The hours of this course are flexible which makes it possible to book such a language course together with another course option. This course is also ideal as a tutoring or support course to focus on problem areas. All aspects of the language are taught in as short a time as possible without being overly demanding. With two lessons a day you will also have free time for extracurricular activities and to getting to know the country and its culture.
Classes: 2 lessons per day, each of 45 minutes
Class size: 1 student
Levels: basic, intermediate, advanced
The participant has a great influence on the course. Therefore the individual lessons are structured in a different way. The teacher and the student focus on fields, the student wants to improve in.
Choose between three types of accommodation in Barcelona: Apartment, Host Family or School Residence. School Residence only available in high season
The shared apartment is part of our concept of communicative learning and provides you with the opportunity to enjoy your free time activities in Barcelona with other students. If you communicate with your flat mates in Spanish, you can quickly and almost effortlessly improve your language skills. All apartments offer the choice of single rooms and double rooms. Bed linen is provided, but please bring your own towels. The furnishing is simple and functional. The apartment has a fully equipped kitchen and a bathroom. Students cook for themselves and are expected to keep all the areas tidy, however, the basic cleaning of the apartment is organised by the language school.
If you choose the homestay option, you will have the chance to experience the Spanish way of life and the opportunity to practice your new language skills in conversation with individual family members. The host families are open, helpful and friendly. On your first day they will help you become familiar with your new daily life: keys, meal times, use of the washing machine etc. The family provides bed linen, but please bring your own towels.
You can share accommodation with language students from different countries in our school residence in Barcelona. The residence in Barcelona offers spacious single and double rooms which are bright and furnished in a modern style. You can chat with the other language students in the common areas, or prepare food in the fully equipped shared kitchen. The bathroom is also shared. For a small additional charge we will also provide you with a laundry service.
Please note that this option is only available in the summer from June until August.
Our language school is closed on the following public holidays in 2017:
- 01-06 January
- March 26
- 14-17 April
- 01 May
- 15 August
- 11 & 25 September
- 12 October
- 01 November
- 08 December
- 25 December - 07 January 2018
Sprachcaffe has different prices for the accommodation depending on season. The seasons are classed as low, medium & high. Therefore, the following surcharges will apply in addition to the regular fare.
The season surcharges for 2017 are:
LOW TO MEDIUM 25 EUR PER WEEK
MEDIUM TO HIGH 25 EUR PER WEEK
The seasons for 2017 are:
LOW: 01 Jan - 01 Apr & 01 Oct - 31 Mar 2018
MEDIUM: 02 Apr - 17 Jun & 27 Aug - 30 Sep
HIGH: 18 Jun - 26 Aug