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Academia Hispano Americana

Calle Mesones # 4, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
+52 415 152 0349
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A wonderful learning experience

I spent two months in the 6 hour intensive program. I had four wonderful and dedicated teachers... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
Rosie1623
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Learning Spanish at AHA in San Miguel

We just returned home from having taken a 4 week beginners course at AHA. The course we had chosen... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
Klaus R
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Established in 1959, we are proud to be the first Spanish Language school in San Miguel de Allende to specialize in teaching Spanish as a second language.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Calle Mesones # 4, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
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+52 415 152 0349
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Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

I spent two months in the 6 hour intensive program. I had four wonderful and dedicated teachers. They spoke to us only in Spanish but they also used miming to make sure we understood what they were saying. I met so many incredible people and...More

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AHA1959, Registrar at Academia Hispano Americana, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2018
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Reviewed March 17, 2018

We just returned home from having taken a 4 week beginners course at AHA. The course we had chosen was an intensive 4 1/2 hours daily schedule that left us at times exhausted but we did learn a lot of Spanish. Our teachers Jessica and...More

3  Thank Klaus R
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Reviewed February 28, 2018

I spent the whole of January at AHA studying 4 hours a day Monday to Friday and I had a great time, my Spanish has really improved. The teachers were fantastic, and I made friends instantly through the class. I loved the whole experience and...More

1  Thank Stella K
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Reviewed December 6, 2017

We took private lessons for about a month with Aida. We've had 3 different instructors over the years, and all have been excellent. Regardless of your level of Spanish (ours is advanced), I doubt you'll be able to stump these instructors with any technical question...More

3  Thank Gary C
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Reviewed November 13, 2017

I took the one month, semi-immersion (4 hrs/day, 5 days/week) and found the experience wonderful. Teacher with the patience of a saint! I had zero Spanish language experience prior to this. I live in San Miguel and had checked out other schools such as Warren...More

2  Thank marktun
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Reviewed October 7, 2017

We have a lovely conversation with the director during our recent visit and also with an intermediate level student, and we feel this is the right place for us to start our immersion studies. Not only is the school beautiful, but we respect the viewpoint...More

1  Thank TX4Traveling
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Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

Excellent school with all levels and teachers who know their profession well. Grammar, conversation, literature, plus cooking class on Friday. We shop for the menu then group participate and prepare! Lots of fun! Other students add variety and friendships! Many return annually, I know we...More

1  Thank Patti R
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Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

I am a 25 year veteran of teaching and can say that AHA creates an environment perfectly conducive to learning. Learning a foreign language as an adult is daunting at best but their hugely kind and supportive yet rigorous course of study takes all the...More

3  Thank Howard M
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Reviewed March 22, 2017

Academia, as it's called around town, is still doing a fine job. They are located in a beautiful building. Teachers are generally excellent, and the curriculum can be demanding. They often place students at too high a level. If you start taking classes and feel...More

3  Thank PA610
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Reviewed March 15, 2017

Loved, loved, loved my time at AHA Spanish. I didn't stay long enough. Every teacher and class was excellent, a good variety, challenging but manageable. The home stay family was lovely and their home close by with a nice, clean room and good meals. I...More

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roasteiner
May 28, 2018|
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Response from AHA1959 | Property representative |
At the Academia Hispano Americana we believe that living with a Mexican family is a vital part of language learning and affords a wonderful opportunity to experience Mexican culture first hand. ​ We know all of our Mexican... More
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Lee D
November 24, 2017|
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Response from marktun | Reviewed this property |
they offer both. contact them via their website for more info.
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lmarlis1001
February 26, 2017|
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Response from AHA1959 | Property representative |
Please email to the following adress or check our website: info @ ahaspeakspanish . com Thank you
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