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Habla: The Center for Language and Culture

Calle 26 | No. 99-B x 19 y 21 Col. Mexico, Merida 97125, Mexico
+52 999 948 1872
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Seven weeks of excellent learning

We attended immersion classes for seven weeks this past winter and had an unforgettable experience... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
abi s
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Toronto, Canada
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Challenging & enjoyable. Highly recommend.

To start, this was my second Spanish immersion in a 6 month span. The first was in San Miguel de... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Julie H
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Calle 26 | No. 99-B x 19 y 21 Col. Mexico, Merida 97125, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We attended immersion classes for seven weeks this past winter and had an unforgettable experience. The class sizes were small. Their teaching methods and the course content/lesson plans were really interesting end engaging. High teccomend this unique language school.

Thank abi s
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To start, this was my second Spanish immersion in a 6 month span. The first was in San Miguel de Allende. I chose that school (Habla Hispana) due to great Trip Advisor reviews. (My Trip Advisor review for that school is posted.) As I had...More

Thank Julie H
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Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

I attended the Habla institute in the summer of 2017 and found exactly what I was looking for! Every moment at the institute inspired new ideas for teaching, and was carefully planned by highly educated life-long learners and teachers. I discovered new ways to teach...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2018

The entire staff at Habla are very professional, prepared and attentive. I had specific goals for my week at the language school and the teacher was prepared with lesson plans and activities to accomodate my needs. She was very thorough and clear and helped me...More

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Reviewed March 20, 2018

I have just returned from 3 weeks in the Spanish Immersion program at Habla. I was already partially fluent in Spanish, but my goal was to improve and become even more fluent. And Habla exceeded my expectations. My classes were wonderful and I felt that...More

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Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

I just spent 4 weeks at Habla and really improved my Spanish with constant use, met great people, ate great food and really enjoyed every day. They have several instructors and try to have as many classes as needed to fit students levels. They also...More

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Reviewed January 28, 2018

When I was in high school and college I never liked learning languages and only had some rudimentary French after four years. Last year, after many trips to Mexico I decided it was time to learn some Spanish. With some trepidation I signed-up with Habla....More

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Reviewed January 28, 2018

After nearly 2 years of seriously studying Spanish, including 3 weeks at Habla last year, I returned for two more weeks of immersion Spanish. This isn't your ordinary Spanish language school for several reasons. First, they make a commitment to every student to build community...More

2  Thank Don A
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Reviewed January 17, 2018

My Spanish was very rusty when I arrived in Merida and I wanted to brush up so I researched Spanish schools in the city and decided on Habla. I planned to attend for just 3 weeks, but ended up staying longer because of the quality...More

1  Thank Susan H
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MarimarHabla, Owner at Habla: The Center for Language and Culture, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2018

¡Muchas gracias! Thank you for your kind words, and for sharing them with this community of travelers and explores. ¡Among other things, we really enjoyed making those vegan tamales for the Day of the Death! We do learn from our students as well. Thank you...More

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Reviewed January 10, 2018

What a spectacular time we have had at Habla. My partner and I were fortunate to experience the 3 week Spanish immersion during El Dia de Los Muertos and wonderful will not do the experience justice. Each day began with a light breakfast and conversation...More

Thank Sophia E
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MarimarHabla, Owner at Habla: The Center for Language and Culture, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

¡Muchas gracias! We did have an amazing time during the Dia de los Muertos, we celebrated as we learnt Spanish and experienced the culture of this beautiful place. Thank you for trusting us with your Spanish learning process. We loved having you and your partner...More

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Tracey W
June 30, 2016|
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Response from MarimarHabla | Property representative |
Hola Tracey, we are happy that you will join us this Summer. I recommend the first day to take a taxi to school. Ana will send you before your classes start an email with directions on how to get to Habla for the taxi... More
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