Spanish courses in Costa Rica

What is the meaning of pura vida? Take a Spanish course in Costa Rica, and you’ll discover just what lies behind the country’s motto, two words that sum up living simply, naturally, and optimistically. Abundant in natural wonders and teeming with wildlife, Costa Rica is the perfect spot for the adventurer in you. Discover a vibrant mix of cultures and develop your language skills every day as you learn Spanish in Costa Rica, a true paradise on Earth.

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Why learn Spanish in Costa Rica?


Home to 5% of the world’s animal species, Costa Rica is a nature-lover’s dream, with rich biodiversity and unspoiled nature just begging to be explored. A Spanish course in Costa Rica will allow you to experience the perfect blend of learning, adventure, relaxation, and culture in a peaceful, welcoming environment. You’ll practise your Spanish every day, both with friendly locals and international students, travelling from far and wide to experience the magical nation of Costa Rica and full Spanish immersion.


Where can I learn Spanish in Costa Rica?


At ESL, we offer a wide variety of courses, tailoring our language stays to suit each student’s individual needs. Our Spanish courses in Costa Rica are held in various locations. Try the region of San José, home to the capital, where vast national parks and greenery mix perfectly with urban life, or if you’re in search of sea and sand, discover our courses in Playa Jacó, known for its festive atmosphere and stunning beach views. Head north to the province of Heredia to study Spanish while surrounded by volcanoes and rainforests - an adventurer’s dream!


Why choose ESL for a Spanish course in Costa Rica?


At ESL, organising your ideal language stay is made easy - we support you every step of the way and advise you to help you create the perfect experience. Our personalised service ensures you feel at ease when making decisions, and our 20+ years of experience in the language travel sector mean that you know you’re in the best of hands when choosing ESL to learn Spanish in Costa Rica.

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