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Yelapa English Spanish Institute

Yelapa, Mexico
011 52 322 2095220
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Passionate teacher, magical place

Hola! I had the amazing opportunity to study Spanish with Juanita, I have to say one week was not... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2014
Seattle, Washington
Heart Felt Teacher with Real "Joie de Vivre"

Prior to meeting Juanita I had struggled to commit to learning Spanish. Attending her classes... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2014
Suzanne M
Hue, Vietnam
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Yelapa, Mexico
011 52 322 2095220
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Reviewed 31 May 2014

Hola! I had the amazing opportunity to study Spanish with Juanita, I have to say one week was not enough, I did come out knowing much more than before however and was sent away with an entire Spanish study book that she hand makes! Juanita's...More

3  Thank Robynb8
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Prior to meeting Juanita I had struggled to commit to learning Spanish. Attending her classes outside of her sweet palapa high on the hill (with gorgeous views of the bay) her love of Mexico, Spanish grammer and correct pronunciation was a multi-dimensional immersion in language...More

2  Thank Suzanne M
Reviewed 5 May 2014

Juanita has a fantastic commitment to teaching Spanish. The material she has assembled is very well thought out. As I continued to progress I kept referring back to the material she gave me, some of my other teachers have commented on how well it is...More

1  Thank William414
Reviewed 29 April 2014

Juanita has a passion for Spanish and speaks and teaches it authentically, accompanied by a deep love and experience of the language and culture of Mexico. Yelapa is a beautiful place to settle in, unwind and focus on improving communication skills with the friendly locals....More

1  Thank Sue D
Reviewed 11 April 2014

Juanita has great enthusiasm for the language of spanish and the people and place of Yelapa, and it's contagious. She made our stay in Yelapa memorable and did her best to help our family learn more and communicate with the people around us. We were...More

1  Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 23 December 2013

Spending time in Mexico is even better when you can speak to people! Five days with Juanita improved my Espanol greatly and the laid-back setting of Yelapa really made it a pleasure. No doubt in future I'll be coming back to further my education.

Thank Randy S
Reviewed 25 July 2013

I was fortunate to be an 'only student' for a couple of weeks with Juanita, learning the beginnings of Spanish, wandering the old villages and hills around Yelapa and San Sebastian - a wonderful mix of culture, adventure and language. By the time I left,...More

1  Thank chezjude
Reviewed 11 July 2013 via mobile

Juanita is a good Spanish teacher but I would have preferred to learn from a local after traveling all the way to Mexico. Her classes are expensive in comparison to alternatives I found in sayulita and the very flexible schedule can get difficult to keep...More

3  Thank pulporquestra
Jean H, Owner at Yelapa English Spanish Institute, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2013

In regard to not being a Mexican by birth, I advertise this on my webpage. I do have lots of experience in Mexico. I also have local teacher(s) available. I do not hesitate to teach one on one, and when a request is made can...More

Reviewed 1 April 2013

Juanita is so fun to study with! She is (of course) completely fluent and can help you become fluent, too!

1  Thank GoodJeanne
Reviewed 31 January 2013

In addtion to an exceptionally talented Spanish teacher, Juanita is an enthusiastic traveler and informal Mexican historian. Enjoy!

1  Thank Mamaloopa
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