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Habla Ya Spanish School, Bocas del Toro Campus- Day Classes

South Corner of 9th Street and G Avenue, Bocas Town, Isla Colon 0101, Panama
+507 757-7352
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I am just back from a fabulous month with Habla Ya spent in all of their locations across Panama... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
J_Legal
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Can't beat learning Spanish in the Caribbean!

I spent five weeks at Habla Ya in Bocas del Toro taking group lessons with Javiar. Prior to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Amy G
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Habla Ya offers different types of Spanish courses: from group lessons (4 hours per day, maximum 6 students per class) and private classes.
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  • Average1%
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South Corner of 9th Street and G Avenue, Bocas Town, Isla Colon 0101, Panama
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I am just back from a fabulous month with Habla Ya spent in all of their locations across Panama. Not only did my Spanish improved a lot, I was able to live a great experience with a solid team. I extend special thanks to all...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent five weeks at Habla Ya in Bocas del Toro taking group lessons with Javiar. Prior to arriving in Bocas, I knew only a few words and phrases in Spanish (or "nada... nada!", as my host family liked to exclaim as they marveled at...More

Thank Amy G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent 2.5 months at HablaYa in Bocas del Toro. I started out in a group class with 4 other students the first month. Unfortunately, I fell behind in my group class and begin to feel frustrated, however, the administration team was so accommodating and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I spent 5 weeks at HablaYa in Bocas Del Toro. I had group and private lessons with Erian. I am really pleased with how much I was able to learn in this period! I like the books that the school provide and and the instruction...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was here for 4 months and i had an awesome time :) i booked group lessons and that was really good because you learn know new people. I had a super teacher Lineth Baker. I was by her for 3.5 months. She is friendly...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is my second time visiting Habla Ya! It was a great experience. I had private lessons with Benita who is a wonderful teacher! She really helped me improve my grammar and comprehension skills. I would strongly recommend Habla Ya, the school is great and...More

Thank MALENA A
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

We took spanish classes at Hablaya in Bocas. Benita is a great and very patient teacher. We fully enjoyed our classes and would recommend Benita as a teacher! With all the conjugations we definitely got confundido (confused), but that gave some interesting new non-existing words...More

Thank marionkinderman
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

I spent 3 weeks in Bocas in September/October, stayed with a host family and took group lessons at Habla Ya. Two weeks we were only two students in our class (level B1) and one week we were three. That made a very personal and intense...More

Thank AnnaChB17
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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

I spent 2 fun weeks learning in Bocas at a Group Basic Spanish course with Lineth. Loved it! I’m considering coming back again!!!

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Reviewed 2 December 2017

I stayed in Bocas for three weeks and had spanish lessons every day (except weekends) in the morning. My teacher for two weeks was Yeremy and he was just the best. There were 4-5 of us in the class, so small group and with the...More

Thank Ajda m
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Macikak
17 September 2016|
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Response from panamajoules | Property representative |
Hi Macikak. Thanks for your input. Maybe you're not aware but the rates drastically drop for long term programs. Serious learners come to Habla Ya, not only because of the quality, but also because long term rates are lower... More
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