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Scuola Leonardo da Vinci Siena

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Amazing, welcoming language school with great community

The scuola and its staff are top-notch! I'm a professor and travel writer who has brought groups to... read more

Reviewed April 8, 2018
Italian classes and excursions

Great fun and good learning in a beautiful city! Fellow students from all round the world and very... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2017
Ruth L
Barcelona, Spain
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Learn Italian in Siena at language school Scuola Leonardo da Vinci with the "The Learn and go program". It is suitable for those that wish to taste Italian culture and language, all in just one day.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Via del Paradiso 16, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 249097
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Reviewed June 9, 2018

I've attended 4 language immersion schools in various countries over the years, and unfortunately, this was by far, my worst experience. I took a 2-week course in June/July of 2017 and the first thing that I noticed was the complete lack of organization. Though we...More

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Reviewed April 8, 2018

The scuola and its staff are top-notch! I'm a professor and travel writer who has brought groups to study here over the years for 1, 3, and 4 month stays. They can help find housing accommodations, are an endless source of information about things to...More

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Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

Great fun and good learning in a beautiful city! Fellow students from all round the world and very friendly. Challenging classes, interesting excursions and great food in the city of Siena!

Thank Ruth L
Reviewed May 26, 2017

I came on very short notice. The school responded quickly to my enquiries, and accommodated my schedule. Quality of instruction is high, and I especially enjoyed free afternoon lectures on art, history, and culture. Weekend excursions offered to nearby towns.

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Reviewed May 26, 2017

I attended Scuola Leonardo da Vinci for four weeks, three in Siena and one in Rome. I do not quarrel with the many fulsome reviews, and I add below my own positive comments below. But overall it did not suit me well and I suspect...More

1  Thank rjk376
Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

My third Leonardo Da Vinci school (after Florence & Rom). Great school with skilled teachers. Absolutely to recommend. Go there and you'll speak Italian in very little time!

2  Thank Magdallenna
Reviewed September 21, 2015

This one of the best language learning experiences I have ever had! Scuola Leonardo da Vinci Siena is a professional school with dedicated, capable and warm staff. From the start, when I contacted the school for information, the responses were quick, thorough and friendly. The...More

4  Thank StephRMcLaughlin
Reviewed September 19, 2015

I visited the school for one week to improve my limited, self-taught Italian. I had such a good time that I can't wait to go back. The lessons were held in the morning and I was in a class of seven beginners/intermediate speakers of varying...More

3  Thank Pauline B
Reviewed September 12, 2015

The school is located right in the historical medieval citycenter of Tuscany's most beautiful town Siena. What i like most about the school is the atmosphere, you feel really welcome and the teachers are all very involved, very good and nice! You learn so much...More

4  Thank Fredrika S
Reviewed July 25, 2015

Our experience was probably a bit different to most in that we booked 8 weeks at the school. As complete beginners to Italian it started well with a class of 5, the same class reviewed by another student. Our teacher Monica was patient, fun and...More

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scuolaleonardosiena, Direttore at Scuola Leonardo da Vinci Siena, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2015

Many thanks for your comments which we always value because they help us improve our service. We are writing this response to say that we are sincerely sorry by the difficulties you experienced during your stay at our school. Our objective is always to meet...More

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