Santiago lies at the foot of the spectacular Sierra Maestra mountains and is known as the most “Caribbean” and exotic town in Cuba.
Courses in Santiago de Cuba
Spanish lessons take place at the teacher’s home, or in the host family home or in a nearby cultural centre. Students can take a mini-group course of 20, 25 or 30 lessons per week, or private lessons. Lessons are 50 minutes in length and the maximum group size is 3 students per class.
Course DurationFrom 1 to 8 weeks
AgeMinimum age 18 years
LevelAll levels, including complete beginners, can start any Monday.
Dance and Music Lessons
Students can take 5 Dance or Music lessons per week with professionally qualified teachers. Students can choose Salsa, Mambo or Rumba lessons or Guitar/Percussion lessons. With all dance and music lessons, students have a private dance or music tutor.
- Host family, single or twin room, half-board (2 meals/day)
- 20, 25 or 30 Spanish lessons per week
- 5 dance or music lessons per week
- Airport transfer on arrival from nearest airport (for students staying in school accommodation)
- Visit to Rum museum
- visits to beaches
- horse riding
- scuba diving
How to get there
To get to Santiago de Cuba, you should fly to Havana. We can arrange overnight host family accommodation for you in Havana. You should buy your connecting flight ticket on arrival in Havana airport for the following day.