Learn Spanish in Nerja

Learn Spanish in Nerja


Spanish school in Nerja

The Spanish School in Nerja is located in the very centre of town, housed in a typical Andalusian building with a good-sized tropical garden. It is only a few minutes’ walk from the local scenic beaches. Nearby, you will find all types of shops, boutiques, restaurants and night spots.

The Spanish School in Nerja has 14 fully-equipped classrooms (interior and exterior). Special mention should be made of the garden, which is perfect for holding class or just relaxing during breaks at the outdoor cafeteria.

A short stroll will bring you to the Schools Residence. Here, apart from having one of the possible choices of accommodation that we offer our pupils, you will be able to make use of the Students’ Common Room, Internet, WIFI zone, bookshop, library, cafeteria, as well as a spacious courtyard (patio), where you can study or chat with your classmates in a friendly, restful setting.

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Intensive course

This short term course is suitable for students that want a general Spanish course focusing on the four key language skills: speaking, reading, writing and listening. Suitable for students with previous knowledge of Spanish or complete beginners that have a short time to learn Spanish in Nerja.

Lessons per week 20 Duration 1-12 weeks
Levels Beginner to Advanced Students per class Maximum 10
Minutes per lesson 50 Minimum age 16

Super-Intensive course

This course is as the intensive course but with 10 extra Spanish lessons per week of no more than 6 students per class. Ideal for students that want an Intensive short term Spanish language course.

Lessons per week 30 Duration 1-12 weeks
Levels Beginner to Advanced Students per class Maximum 6
Minutes per lesson 50 Minimum age 16

Private tuition

Lessons can be tailored to the needs and requirements of the students, to a particular subject or focusing on a specific exam. Students can have private lessons on a 2 to 1 basis providing they are of a similar ability.

Lessons per week 20 Duration 1-12 weeks
Levels Beginner to Advanced Students per class 1:1 or 2:1
Minutes per lesson 50 Minimum age 16

DELE preparation course

Students follow the Spanish Standard course with 5 lessons per week specifically tailored to DELE Exam preparation. DELE exams are held in May, August and November.

Lessons per week 25 Duration 1+ weeks
Levels Elementary to Advanced Students per class Maximum 6
Minutes per lesson 50 Minimum age 16

Special courses

Students can combined the standard Spanish course with activities in Nerja. Options available are:

  • Flamenco
  • Salsa
  • Tennis
  • Golf
  • Photography
  • Diving


Host family

Ideal for pupils who wish to live with a Spanish family, learn about their customs and get even more Spanish language practice. All our registered families will treat you as just another member of the family. Host families are located a short walk from the school, they are usually a maximum of 20 minutes walk away.

The school offers host families on a single room basis or shared room if students are travelling together. Half-board (breakfast and lunch) is offered. The main meal of the day is Spain is “al mediodía”, i.e., lunch, which is usually from from 1:30pm to 3 p.m.

Shared apartments

The Spanish school can offer students the option of staying in a very comfortable flat, near the School and beaches. Each student has his/her own room with shared common areas (fully-equipped kitchen, living room with TV and bathroom) Bed linen and towels are provided, and the end-of-stay cleaning service is included. This is ideal for students that want their own independence of cooking for themselves but also want to socialise with other students. Single room, self-catering basis.

Club Costa School Hotel

The Moorish-Andalusian style Club Costa Hotel with 30 rooms, is located in the Old Quarter, just a few minutes' walk from the school and beaches.

Apart from its attractive terrace and swimming pool where you can sunbathe, with views across to the sea and mountains, the building is equipped with all modern conveniences, including a lift, air conditioning, heating and solar energy.

Standard rooms: double or single rooms

Premium rooms: double or single rooms. Mini bar and kettle.

All rooms come with bathroom and flat screen TV. Continental breakfast is included.

The cleaning service operates from Monday to Friday. Rates include a change of towels twice a week and change of bed linen once a week.

The Club kitchen is a shared facility, freely available to all students staying there.

Available to all students:

  • Student's Common Room : meeting place for e-mailing, doing homework, requesting reading matter, consulting a teacher or just relaxing over a quiet drink.
  • Cafeteria with TV.
  • Internet service.
  • WIFI zone.
  • Library.
  • Study Room.
  • Cinema with a wide selection of films in Spanish.

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Club Costa Apartments

The Club Costa apartments are situated directly on the school grounds and offer a modern and comfortable accommodation. Each apartment has a sitting room with flat screen TV and WiFi, as well as a bedroom, bathroom and a fully equipped kitchen. These apartments have a terrace with a beautiful school garden view.

  • Apartment size: 75m2 approx.
  • Double bed (1.50 x 2.00 mtr.)
  • For 1 – 2 people.
  • Kitchen with washing machine, microwave.
  • Coffee machine, kettle, toaster.
  • Iron and hair dryer.
  • Air-condition/heating.
  • Change of bed linen and towels once a week.

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A transfer service is available at an extra cost for students learning Spanish who wish to be met at Malaga airport and taken to their accommodation in Nerja. Alternatively students can take a taxi or bus from Malaga to their accommodation in Nerja.


The Spanish school in Nerja offers students a weekly social programme including a variety of cultural, sporting and fun activities to further help them with learning Spanish in Nerja. Activities include:

  • Outing to the prehistoric caves of Nerja and the picturesque towns in the vicinity, such as Frigiliana and Almuñécar.Day-trips to Granada, Seville, Malaga and Cordoba.
  • Three-day trip to Morocco
  • Sports activities: beach volleyball, horseback riding and kayaking.
  • Social activities: school parties, “tapas tour”, Spanish films and other interesting events.
  • Seminars on Spanish culture and civilisation.
  • Salsa, flamenco and tennis courses.
  • Cookery classes and wine tasting.

Every Monday there is a welcome gathering where a presentation of activities is given and where new students can meet one another and enjoy the typical Spanish hospitality.

An example of a weeks social programme at the Spanish school in Nerja:

  • Monday: Welcome presentation for new students
  • Tuesday: Volleyball on the beach
  • Wednesday: Trip to the Nerja Caves
  • Thursday: Spanish film
  • Friday: Fiesta at the school
  • Saturday: Excursion to Cordoba

Dates & Prices

Dates & Prices: Nerja

Dates & Prices


School size Medium
Minimum age 16
Levels Beginner to Advanced


  • Host family
  • Shared Flat
  • School hotel
download Free WiFi