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The Spanish Panama School

La Via Argentina | El Cangrejo, Panama City 0823-04721, Panama
00 +507-213-3121
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Ranked #18 of 91 Activities in Panama City
Owner description: We are now the largest Spanish School in Panama City. Our big advantage : we are right in the centre of Panama City so you can be in the classroom... more » Owner description: We are now the largest Spanish School in Panama City. Our big advantage : we are right in the centre of Panama City so you can be in the classroom within an hour of flying in. You don't lose a day travelling like you would do if you were going to Bocas Islands or the mountains. We offer a full range of Spanish Classes from Complete Cultural immersion with homestay to one to one or group classes for busines people. Visit our website choose your options and signup for your SpanishPanama experience. « less
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English first
Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

My two teachers, Jaime and Gisel were outstanding. The school was in an excellent location. The methods of teaching were also excellent. I am glad I chose the 1:1 instruction because it allowed me to learn at my own pace and ask as many questions as I could. I wish there were more students studying that week so I could... More

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Panama City, Panama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Spanish Panama School is definitely number 1 for a reason. I learnt a lot in my time there and feel a lot more comfortable now speaking Spanish. They not only have group classes and 1 on 1 classes, but they also do cultural activities that are fun and help to solidify the Spanish you're learning. I felt well looked after... More

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Panama City, Panama
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

My time at Spanish Panama was fabulous. Classes are high quality and the teachers are great. The location is really handy, as the school is in a great neighborhood, close to lots of restaurants and hotels. Excellent value for money. Highly recommend.

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Overall, I was pleased. I especially found Allan to be a very good teacher. I spent 20 hours in school and learned a lot and given enough time (which you don't really have during a conversation) can get my brain to formulate most of the things I want to say. But I'm far from fluent. I think the only way... More

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Panama City, Panama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Within 3 months of private Spanish classes, I was able to improve my skills immensely. My teacher, Profesor Nicasio, was capable of answering all my questions regarding grammar rules reliably. What I appreciated the most, was that he insisted on talking to me in Spanish only, but he made sure to talk clearly, slang-free, and in a moderate pace. He... More

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Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

I had a wonderful Experience at Spanish Panama! I thoroughly enjoyed my classes with David and Jaime. I appreciated being able to focus on certain areas that I needed to review and to practice speaking. I also appreciated the flexibility in moving to The Saba Hotel (from the guest house) which worked out very well for me! Extra activities –... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

I'm almost 60 and not a natural at learning languages, but I was extremely impressed with the amount of Spanish I learned in four weeks at Spanish Panama. I took four hours/day of classroom instruction (only one other person in the class) and some additional one-on-one sessions. It was not always easy and was occasionally frustrating; but it was certainly... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

I sent my kids and their cousins (Age 6-13) to Spanish Panama School a couple of years ago while they were visiting abuelo during the summer. Joseph, the school owner, was great at modifying their intensive program for the kids. The kids worked in small group classes (2-3) and did cultural and kid specific tours on Fridays. The teachers worked... More

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

I took four weeks of lessons at Spanish Panama and would high recommend it! I started classes as a beginner and with the help of my teachers was able to progress to an intermediate level in that time period. The teachers are patient, well-educated and committed to helping their students learn. Besides offering wonderful classes, the school is located in... More

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Panama City, Panama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

I would highly recommend Spanish Panama for anyone wanting to learn Spanish while in Panama. The school is in a great location, the Cangrejo area, in the heart of Panama City. Classes are flexible and catered to each individual's needs, whether someone wants to study individually or in a group or is just beginning or more advanced. It's also a... More

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