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Spanish Learning Classes in Cozumel
Vacationing in a foreign land is always exciting and can be a bit scary if English is not the first language of the country you are visiting and you don't know their language!! You could ask some one for a bathroom and get handed a banana instead! The ultimate barrier to remove when trying to learn and understand a different culture is language. Once you can communicate with some one in their homeland and in their language, the final curtain is raised and an entirely different and expanded cultural experience awaits.

When visiting Mexico, most tourist destinations now have a large bi-lingual Spanish/English population and one shouldn't expect to encounter many language barrier problems. However, being willing and able to some extent to communicate in Spanish is very helpful and also alot offun!

If you think you might be interested in learning Spanish before coming to Cozumel, why not visit your local book store and pick up an entry level "Learn the Basics" type of reference book? We also invite you to visit our online comprehensive guide to Basic Spanish Phrases - Cozumel Insider's Spanish Guide. With the bookstore reference text and the Basic Phrases link above as overviews of Spanish language fundementals, you might decide you want to take your learning further while here in Cozumel on vacation.
Learning Basic Spanish in Cozumel
If you are interested in a cursory review of basic Spanish and how to pronounce various words/phrases, there is really no need to pay for a "course or class" to do this! Interestingly enough, because this is a tourist destination, there are many bi-lingual locals who would love to trade time with you and learn too!! They get to practice their English and ask questions while you do the same about Spanish! What a great way to meet new island friends too!! This is the most practical, economical and enjoyable way to see if Spanish is fun for you!

As a day visitor to Cozumel or and extended stay guest....

...just bring your reference book and a printout of the Basic Spanish Phrases guide along with you on your Cozumel vacation. Then visit your hotel lobby, a bar, a restaurant, your dive shop, etc. and ask around to see if there is some one who is interested in sharing this sort of experience with you. Chances are there is some one and the most it might cost you is a couple of tacos or something similar. This gives you the flexibility to spend as little or as much time learning Spanish as you like on your vacation here in Cozumel!

Now.....If you find learning Spanish exciting and challenging and you've tackled the basics and want to move up a notch, then you need a different level of Spanish speaking person to really teach you the fundementals over an extended stay. You need some one trained and skilled not only in speaking Spanish properly but in teaching as well. You will need a Spanish speaking, degreed educator with courses and learning materials designed for those wanting to develop their present knowledge for private, educational or professional reasons.
Spanish Classes
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 Cozumel Spanish Learning Educational Classes
Spanish Learning Educational Sessions - Single or Multiple Day Classes.
Starting at $20/hour
 Cozumel Spanish Learning & Accommodations Packages
Spanish Learning Packages consisting of multi-day classes and local neighborhood accomodations. What better way to enhance your learning experience than to be able to practice your new found skills at every corner!
Starting $ 385/person
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Cozumel Spanish Learning & Accommodations Packages
Other Languages are also available! English, French & Italian - Inquire!

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Learning Comprehensive Spanish in Cozumel
Why a CozumelInsider Referred Language Instructor?
  • Our screening helps ensure your success...
    Face it. While you may be on vacation, your time in Cozumel is very limited so it's important that you get the most out of any learning experience in the time given. Taking a Spanish Course from a competent, skilled, degreed professional teacher is the only way to ensure the quaility of your Spanish learning experience. Cozumelinsider reviews the credentials of instructors wanting to be on our referral list to ensure you are getting a qualified educator for your course.

  • Recommended Language School teachers...
    Our recommended teachers are drawn from two pools of credentialed instructors. Some are Candadian/USA citizens with University degrees in Spanish while others are native speakers, educated to degree level and qualified to teach. Many of the instructors speak and teach 3 to 4 different languages. They draw on their skills and experience to select the most appropriate approach for each student.

  • Individual Approach...
    In the initial days of the Spanish course the instructors will carry out a skilled assessment of your needs and "where you are" with your Spanish speaking skills. This will enable the teacher determine which course materials are most appropriate to ensure you make the best possible progress along the pathway from beginner to advanced.

  • Quality Results...
    No matter if you elect to take these Spanish courses during a one day island visit, over a weekend, week long or month long Cozumel vacation you will be satisfied with your learning experience. Having professional instructors with educational course materials that facilitate learning will make all the difference in your final results.
Personal Experiences
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Stay (02/16/2012) - Having a self-conditioned unit with a great staff is a rare gem to find! Internet worked great, it was quiet and the weather was almost perfect. Wonderfully clean too! Thank you all so much! Name Not Provided ~ USA

Stay (04/18/2012) - After twelve (12) years of staying at the Villas, they are still the perfect place to call home! We are away from the madness of the cruise ships and centrally located to restaurants and activities. The updating is beautiful and the pool is wonderful. Our next trip will be in May 2013. We are looking forward to it! Zuri and Miguel are wonderful! Warren & Glenda S. ~ Houston, TX

Stay (04/21/2012) - The most relaxing and enjoyable vacation we have had in many years! It was truly an amazing way to spend our 25th anniversary! Thank for the champagne! The experience of living amongst the locals (at first intimidating) became very natural, very quickly. The local food was awesome and the people were as friendly as my own neighbors at home. Miguel & Zuri were wonderful! Right there when you needed them. I will never forget Zuriís smile and our Spanish lessons and no, there is not a monkey in our refrigerator! :-) I have been inspired to learn Spanish so when we return, we will be able to communicate much better! Sherri, it was a pleasure to see you again Ė welcome home! This will be a memory imbedded in our hearts as well as in our minds! Thanks for making us feel like part of the crew! Lisa & Jeff S. ~ Southampton, MA

(08/09/2014) - Found IslaMar on VRBO while looking for a place to stay for 3 weeks. Was very pleased to find the property was just as advertised. The staff was waiting for me on my arrival at the front door. The pool area is incredible and I enjoyed it very much during my time there. Hummingbirds frequently seen, and there is a local bakery close by, so the smell of fretted baked bread was often tempting me while at the pool. Sherri gave me the one bedroom condo upstairs and it again, was just as advertised. I found everything I needed and including the small touches such as the hammock. The apartment was immaculate! If there was anything missing, Zuri was there to help.

This is living "local style" which is what I was looking for, away from the tourist areas. I spent time walking about the area and did not have any problems whatsoever. It is about a 10-15 minute walk to the main tourist area. Taxis, if needed, are plentiful, affordable, and reliable. There are small, local places to eat close to IslaMar where the food is very good, and affordable. Sherri has a helpful guide book detailing all the good restaurants broken down by location and price. I was very pleased with the choice of Cozumel and IslaMar. Sherri, I will be back ! Jeremy B. ~ Sarasota, FL

Hello Sherri ~ I met you back in 2001 (12 years ago!) when my husband and I along with another couple were involved in a wreck and you were behind us and helped us out as to our rights in the matter. A motorcycle ran into the side of us pretty bad if you recall. I believe you said you lived in Addison, Texas like us. I have booked a trip and will be in Cozumel next Tuesday. Any recommendation on vehicle rental you can suggest for me? LATER: My date and I had a blast in Cozumel. He loved the island. It was a very short trip. I am including a photo of us on the cruise. He would like to go back and stay for a few days at your place. Hope you are doing good, please keep in touch. C Bronstad ~ San Antonio, TX


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