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Yelapa English Spanish Institute

Yelapa, Mexico
011 52 322 2095220
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Great setting, great instructor for Spanish study on holiday!

Thanks to the positive reviews on Trip Advisor, I chose to take a two week vacation to Yelapa and... read more

Reviewed January 28, 2013
Courtenay, Canada
Learning Spanish in Yelapa

My daughter and I studied spanish for two weeks this summer with Juanita. It was a wonderful... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2012
Santa Cruz, California
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Reviewed January 28, 2013

Thanks to the positive reviews on Trip Advisor, I chose to take a two week vacation to Yelapa and to study with Jean/Juanita. As others have said, she is an excellent insructor, has lots of good information to offer, and keeps her students on their...More

2  Thank nishamah
Reviewed September 23, 2012

My daughter and I studied spanish for two weeks this summer with Juanita. It was a wonderful experience for both of us. Her classes were informal, challenging, and fun, and often there was an activity afterwards to continue practicing Spanish. Not only is Juanita an...More

Thank geordie_zapalac
Reviewed June 16, 2012

In two weeks studying Spanish with Jean/Juanita, I progressed at an amazing rate as she is a great teacher and adjusts her small class to fit each student's needs. Her broad knowledge of the area, culture and people make studying with her a really satisfying...More

1  Thank Ginny C
Reviewed May 16, 2012

My husband and I returned to Yelapa after 7 years, to spend a week with Jean/Juanita refreshing/relearning some basic Spanish. We found her to be as we remembered; warm, supportive and able to shape our lessons to our particular needs. After the week in Yelapa,...More

Thank Julian09
Reviewed May 2, 2012

My week with Juanita at Yelapa English Spanish Institute was definitely the best experience I have had with Spanish language classes, and I have had many. She zeroed in on the areas that I needed work on, and then set out to take me up...More

Thank Katie R
Reviewed April 8, 2012

My family learned a bunch of Spanish with Juanita through YESI. Juanita was very accomodating as we have three children (12, 6 and 1) and two parents in our family. She came to our casa and offered lessons on the patio to make it easier...More

Thank Barb C
Reviewed January 10, 2012

My kids (2 teenagers) and I both took Spanish lessons - 3 hours a day Monday to Friday for 2 weeks. Loved it. Jean is an excellent and knowledgeable teacher, who teaches with a heavy concentration on oral work! This gets you started really quickly....More

Thank bfortravel
Reviewed January 4, 2012

Juanita was very helpful with suggestions about places to stay and things to do while in the Yelapa area. She also adapted my lessons to suit my level, and we accomplished a lot in two weeks. She has extensive resources and a lot of knowledge...More

Thank dancinggirl54
Reviewed December 11, 2011

trips, fish, hike, a bit cold water but ok to swimm, plan ahead

Thank Stan Z
Reviewed December 9, 2011

Don't hesitate to learn Spanish with Jean Hnyeka and the folks at YESI. Jean is incredibly flexible and a talented teacher. Whether a few hours on a short trip, or extended classes, Jean is not only a terrific teacher, she is a walking history book...More

Thank Mamaloopa
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