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Habla Ya Spanish Courses & Ecotourism

Central Avenue, Los Establos Plaza 20 - 22, Boquete 0413, Panama
+507 730-8344
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6 weeks in Boquete

In total I took 6 weeks of private lessons at the Boquete campus and could not be happier with the... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
Saint Louis, Missouri

As I have not been to other language schools, it is difficult to compare HablaYa. However, I found... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
Kelly C
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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Why just learn Spanish? Live your Spanish learning experience! Learn Spanish in Boquete, a charming town and a dream setting place full of friendly faces and exciting adventures. Have the time of your life and live the most amazing Spanish learning experience! Habla Ya Panama Spanish School, Panama's premier Spanish school, is one of the top specialist Spanish training institutions in Central America and one of the leading providers of Spanish courses in Latin America.
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Central Avenue, Los Establos Plaza 20 - 22, Boquete 0413, Panama
+507 730-8344
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

In total I took 6 weeks of private lessons at the Boquete campus and could not be happier with the outcome! I took 6 hours of spanish a day and I was impressed with how effecient Habla Ya's lesson books are. Yubal, my professor, exceeded...More

2  Thank mmwaller10
Reviewed 17 June 2017

As I have not been to other language schools, it is difficult to compare HablaYa. However, I found two of my instructors - Eduardo and Yubal - to be excellent. Their teaching style meshed with how I learn best, they were patient, and they would...More

1  Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I spent three weeks at Habla Ya Boquete in April/May 2017, by myself. Pros: - professors are extremely professional, friendly and helpful. None of them spoke much English, but this was what I expected and not a problem. - school was generally well organized (except,...More

2  Thank GregT895
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I studied in at HablaYa in Bocas del Toro for two weeks before going to Boquete and I was a little nervous that I would be bored after such a lively little beach town. However, the teachers in Bocas encouraged me to spend two full...More

3  Thank Jan K
Reviewed 24 May 2017

As part of preparations for a 3 month trip around Panama and Costa Rica, I have had the pleasure of learning a LOT of spanish at Habla Ya in Boquete. It has been a great experience and I also had a great teacher "Edwardo". Very...More

Thank lasseskytteknudsen
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I recently finished two weeks at Habla Ya in Boquete and they did great. I did two private hours per day. Edwardo was my main instructor and he was excellent. The facilities were very good as was the location. They even gave me additional replacement...More

Thank Texstud
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I was an Habla Ya student for 6 weeks in March and April 2017. My experience was excellent right from the beginning, when I was working with the Habla Ya team while I was abroad to make sure that my classes as well as my...More

2  Thank VeronikaPataki
Reviewed 13 May 2017

After a stay in Boquete in 2014 and 2016 I visited Boquete again in 2017. And once more I took Spanish classes at the Habla Ya Spanish School. I booked 4 weeks of group lessons in advance and extended my stay with more private lessons....More

1  Thank Jojo_81xx
Reviewed 12 May 2017

I had the privilege of taking Spanish with Leidys for a month 2-3 times per week. She was professional and always came to class with a positive attitude. Leidys speaks very clearly and slowly. She is very knowledgable about construction and grammer. Since the class...More

Thank ktayls
Reviewed 6 May 2017

I studied at Habla Ya for nine weeks (January 2017 to March 2017), two of which were in Boquete (the other seven weeks I spent in Bocas and Panama City). I did not know any Spanish when I started, other than some very basic vocabulary,...More

1  Thank AlyTerrell
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31 March 2017|
Response from panamajoules | Property representative |
Sure it is. Your teacher would really appreciate it =). Habla Ya is about Language Travel. If you tip a guide who gave you a tour for 4 hours, why wouldn't you tip a teacher who has taught you for 4 weeks? Glad you... More
1 November 2016|
Response from Joan M |
Hello - my 14-year-old daughter went to Habla Ya in Boquete by herself last summer, flying from Boston. We weren't sure what to expect, so we initially booked her for 3 weeks. It was such a fantastic experience that I... More
Laurie L
8 October 2016|
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Response from sharbotlake | Reviewed this property |
We stayed 2 weeks at Isla Verde and enjoyed it very much. The rates for accom through Habla Ya are excellent.