Parc Guell at sunset in Barcelona, Spain
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Spanish course in Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona is a simply wonderful cosmopolitan city in which to learn Spanish. Whatever your tastes, you will find it impossible not to love Barcelona! This incredible location really is like no other, a city with fantastic history, culture, shopping, beautiful buildings, incredible nightlife and kilometres of sandy beaches! Taking a Spanish course at our school in Barcelona means that you will have the opportunity to learn Spanish right in the heart of this amazing city, just a short distance from Park Güell, Plaza de Cataluña, the designer shops of Paseo de Gracia, and Gaudi’s world famous ‘Casa Batllo’.

Our school in Barcelona

Our school in Barcelona is housed in a modern building built specifically for language teaching and equipped with the latest technology. Its location in the charming area of Sant-Gervasi, with its many fabulous shops, bars, restaurants and cafes makes it just a short metro or bus ride from the city’s main attractions, including the true heart of the city where many of the most important streets meet - Plaza Cataluña. Our school offers excellent facilities for students, including 19 spacious and fully-equipped classrooms, a self-learning centre and a fantastic roof-top terrace with spectacular views over the city. The school is well-established, guaranteed in its quality by the Instituto Cervantes and accredited by IALC. It has been offering Spanish courses to international students for over 20 years!


Having fun learning Spanish
Learning Spanish together
Barcelona terrace - cafeteria
The Olympic Port

Courses in Barcelona

Improve your overall level of Spanish on the ‘Intensive’ course or add some private lessons which will allow you tailor the course to meet your specific requirements. Group sizes are already small at this school (there is a maximum of 12 students per class), but we do also offer a ‘Mini-group’ course with a maximum of 4 students per class. Our school in Barcelona also offers ‘Business Spanish’ courses and ‘DELE Exam Preparation’ courses.


It is important that you are comfortable in Barcelona whilst learning Spanish and our school offers a range of accommodation options to meet all requirements! Host family accommodation offers the opportunity to truly immerse yourself in the language and culture, whilst experiencing Barcelona in a unique and local way! If you prefer to stay more independently and would like to prepare your own meals, then you may like to consider our student residence, shared apartment or shared apartment plus accommodation, all located within very easy reach of our school.


Our colleagues at the school in Barcelona will do their best to help you make the most of your time in this wonderful city by offering you the opportunity to take part in the optional activities programme! With typical activities including guided tours of places of interest within the city (such as Park Guëll, the Sagrada Familia and Las Ramblas), tapas nights and excursions to places such as Sitges, there will be plenty to keep you entertained outside of the classroom! Activities will be conducted in Spanish, so this is a brilliant way of putting into practical usage that which you have learnt in your lessons!

How to get there

To get to our school in Barcelona, simply fly to Barcelona Airport. We can arrange an airport collection for you, so that you are met at the airport and taken to your accommodation. Or, take an airport taxi or the airport bus to the centre of Barcelona. Let us know your arrival time, so that we can ensure that your accommodation is ready for you when you arrive.

Location of our school in Barcelona

Student reviews


4.3 / 5

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5.0 / 5

The course was interesting and the teachers were outstanding but I would have liked a more intensive approach towards the learning.

The accommodation was clean and my privacy was highly respected. The kitchen and room helpers were very good.

Thank you to the teachers, to the residence assistants and to Apple Languages for providing this experience.

School Staff

I really enjoyed the course, particularly when the lessons were more conversational. Having a range of teachers was also nice. 4 hours of lessons per day was a good amount. I feel I have learned a lot in a short space of time.

I stayed with a family.

School Staff

The staff were lovely, friendly and competent. They were always helpful. I especially loved it when the teachers made it so fun to be learning with them. The accommodation itself was lovely. A great location and place to stay.

School Staff