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Habla Ya Spanish Courses & Ecotourism

Central Avenue, Los Establos Plaza 20 - 22, Boquete 0413, Panama
+507 730-8344
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4 Weeks in Boquete, 1 Week in Bocas Del Toro

I spent four weeks at Habla Ya in Boquete and one week in Bocas Del Toro studying Spanish with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rachel J
Great for Families Too!

I just completed a week at Habla Ya with my two daughters, ages 12 and 14. The school exceeded my... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Why just learn Spanish? Live your Spanish learning experience! Learn Spanish in Boquete, a charming town and a dream setting place full of friendly faces and exciting adventures. Have the time of your life and live the most amazing Spanish learning experience! Habla Ya Panama Spanish School, Panama's premier Spanish school, is one of the top specialist Spanish training institutions in Central America and one of the leading providers of Spanish courses in Latin America.
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Central Avenue, Los Establos Plaza 20 - 22, Boquete 0413, Panama
+507 730-8344
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent four weeks at Habla Ya in Boquete and one week in Bocas Del Toro studying Spanish with Habla Ya. In Boquete, I took group classes with Yubal and he is excellent. He made class fun and was clear with the material so me...More

Thank Rachel J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just completed a week at Habla Ya with my two daughters, ages 12 and 14. The school exceeded my expectations. If you are considering bringing your kids to do immersion Spanish studies, I would highly recommend Habla Ya Boquete. The school was a pleasure...More

Thank Deb4707
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I feel very fortunate to have been able to study at Habla Ya in Boquete and Bocas del Toro. I went from not being able to speak or understand to being able to hold a conversation confidently, which is an awesome feeling. This was thanks...More

1  Thank 652frances
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent 3 weeks at HablaYa in Bocas and afterwards 2 weeks in Boquete and overall I have to say it was the best time in my life! In both cities I lived with local families, I have to admit the standards are quite different...More

Thank gudrunfischer
Reviewed 2 August 2017

I studied Spanish for a month in Panama. My time in Boquete was tranquil and an amazing end to a incredible trip. I was lucky enough to have awesome teachers Leidys was my teacher in Boquete (also had Kimberly for private classes). I recommend that...More

Thank Valeriec27
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Over the last year I have had occasion to work with Habla Ya language schools of Panama, first during a one-month series of on-site individual and group lessons with a variety of teachers in Panama City and subsequently via the web with my teacher Leidys...More

1  Thank DoghouseTraveler
Reviewed 13 July 2017

In total I took 6 weeks of private lessons at the Boquete campus and could not be happier with the outcome! I took 6 hours of spanish a day and I was impressed with how effecient Habla Ya's lesson books are. Yubal, my professor, exceeded...More

2  Thank mmwaller10
Reviewed 17 June 2017

As I have not been to other language schools, it is difficult to compare HablaYa. However, I found two of my instructors - Eduardo and Yubal - to be excellent. Their teaching style meshed with how I learn best, they were patient, and they would...More

1  Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I spent three weeks at Habla Ya Boquete in April/May 2017, by myself. Pros: - professors are extremely professional, friendly and helpful. None of them spoke much English, but this was what I expected and not a problem. - school was generally well organized (except,...More

1  Thank GregT895
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I studied in at HablaYa in Bocas del Toro for two weeks before going to Boquete and I was a little nervous that I would be bored after such a lively little beach town. However, the teachers in Bocas encouraged me to spend two full...More

2  Thank Jan K
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31 March 2017|
Response from panamajoules | Property representative |
Sure it is. Your teacher would really appreciate it =). Habla Ya is about Language Travel. If you tip a guide who gave you a tour for 4 hours, why wouldn't you tip a teacher who has taught you for 4 weeks? Glad you... More
31 October 2016|
Response from Joan M |
Hello - my 14-year-old daughter went to Habla Ya in Boquete by herself last summer, flying from Boston. We weren't sure what to expect, so we initially booked her for 3 weeks. It was such a fantastic experience that I... More
Laurie L
8 October 2016|
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Response from sharbotlake | Reviewed this property |
We stayed 2 weeks at Isla Verde and enjoyed it very much. The rates for accom through Habla Ya are excellent.