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Learn Italian in Florence



Learn Italian in Florence, one of our most popular schools in Italy! Since the middle ages, Florence has been a cultural hub, attracting writers, artists, architects and scholars. The monuments of this cultural and historic legacy are still visible in Florence's many palaces, churches and museums and no visit to Florence would be complete without a visit to the Uffizi Gallery and Palazzo Pitti.

Students who take an Italian course in Florence study in the city's historic centre, surrounded by Italian culture and Rennaissance history. Our Italian language school is ideally located, just 5 minutes’ walk from the most famous bridge in Italy – the Ponte Vecchio. This amazing location makes it easy to discover the beautiful city of Florence and when you are not in lessons, you will be able to practice your new Italian skills as you explore!

Our school in Florence

Our Italian school Is situated in the very centre of Florence, within a refurbished 17th century palace on the banks of the River Arno, just 5 minutes’ walk from the world-famous Ponte Vecchio Bridge.

There are 10 well-equipped classrooms in the school, all with air-conditioning and several with magnificent views over Florence. There is Wi-Fi access available throughout the school building.

Courses in Florence

Immerse yourself in the Italian language with our Intensive course consisting of 20 or 24 lessons per week, or if you want to learn as much Italian as possible during your stay in Florence, take a Super Intensive Italian language course of 30 lessons per week! Each lesson is 50 minutes in duration and has a maximum class size of just 12 students.

Private lessons are also available, where you can benefit from personal attention from your teacher and target any specific areas in your Italian practice. You can even combine group lessons with individual tuition on an Intensive + Private lessons course.

Students with a love of Italian food and wines (and who doesn't!) can take our Intensive + Cookery course. This course combines Italian language lessons with practical cookery sessions held at a professional cookery school, where you will learn to make traditional Italian dishes!

Those with an interest in business and international trade can take our Business Italian Course, which covers economic and business terminology and is a perfect choice for anyone who would like to improve their Italian skills within a business context.

Our school in Florence also runs Italian Club 50+ courses, which will allow you to combine your Italian learning with a programme of cultural activities. This course is suited to students aged 50 and above, who prefer to learn Italian uniquely with like-minded students of a similar age.


Our school in Florence advises students who want to learn Italian as quickly as possible to stay with one of their carefully-selected Italian host families. Choose bed and breakfast for a more independent experience or half-board where you will enjoy two delicious home-cooked meals each day!

Our Italian language school in Florence arranges accommodation in self-catering shared apartments, where you will share with other students from our school or with the owner of the apartment.

We can also arrange private studio apartments, comprised of a bed, kitchenette and bathroom.


Our school in Florence also offers an extensive cultural program to give students the chance to immerse themselves in Italian culture and socialise with fellow students. Activities vary, but may include guided tours of Florence, Italian film evenings, trips to the theatre and full day excursions to other locations in Tuscany.

How to get there

Our Italian language school in Florence can arrange airport transfers from Florence Airport or Train station, which will take you directly to your accommodation at an additional cost.

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