Merengue & Bachata in Santo Domingo

Learn to dance Merengue or Bachata in Santo Domingo

The Spanish and Dancing course takes place in Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic. At night the city is filled with Merengue and Bachata rhythms. No other city in the Caribbean has a greater variety of restaurants and night life. The school is located in the university area giving students lots of opportunities to mix with local students.



Courses in Santo Domingo

Spanish lessons take place at the Spanish school. The Spanish course consists of 20 lessons each week, 4 per day Monday to Friday. Lessons are 45 minutes in length and take place in the mornings.

Dance lessons

Afro-Caribbean dance lessons in Merengue, Bachata and Salsa take place each week and can be offered at any level! There are three 60 minute private dance lessons each week, usually from Monday through to Thursdays. Lessons take place in either within walking distance or short public transport from the Spanish school.

Course Duration
1 week to 8 weeks
Minimum age 18 years
All levels, every Monday, including complete beginners


  • Host family, single or twin room, half-board
  • Apart-hotel, private studio with bathroom, kitchen, TV and air conditioning (self catering)
  • Hotel, single room, air conditioning, TV and swimming pool (breakfast included)


  • 20 Spanish lessons per week (lessons: 45 minutes, max. 7 students per class)
  • 3 private dance lessons per week (60 minutes per lesson) Monday-Thursday
  • Airport transfer on arrival from nearest airport

Optional Extras

  • Museum and theatre visits
  • cultural events
  • hiking, tennis and excursions

How to get there

Optional airport transfers can be arranged from Herrera Airport and Las Americas Airport in Santo Domingo

Location of our school in Santo Domingo

Client ratings


4.4 / 5

4.3 / 5
School Staff

4.6 / 5

Prices for Santo Domingo

Choose your course below to view our prices in pounds sterling (GBP), US dollars (USD) or euros (EUR).

(b) = start dates suitable for complete beginners and all other levels
IALC Partner
WYSE Travel Confederation
WYSE Work & volunteer abroad
Our schools are rated  (4.59/ 5) based on 3984 customer reviews!
Read in: | EN | FR | DE | IT | NL | ES

Apple Language Courses

Unit 12, The Office Village
North Road

LE11 1QJ

T: 01509 211 612

Contact Numbers.

United Kingdom United Kingdom01509 211 612
Ireland Ireland01 6950417
Italy Italy800 699 791
Netherlands Netherlands020 7036459
Spain Spain91 1140113
United States United States646 652 0770
International International+44 1509 211 612

Sign up for our newsletter

We accept

Visa Mastercard Maestro American Express iDeal

Apple Language Courses Company Number: 08311373
VAT Number: 152 4085 30
© Apple Language Courses Ltd 2024