Spanish Courses in Malaga, Spain
Malaga, a beautiful seaside city, capital of the famous “Costa de Sol”, has a population of 500,000 inhabitants. An international airport makes it easily accessible from the rest of Spain and many foreign capitals. It is a renowned tourist center for all of Europe and many Spaniards also come here to enjoy their summer vacation. It enjoys a privileged location in that you can reach many interesting nearby spots and return without the extra expense of overnight stays. One-day trips include Granada, Seville, Cordoba, Nerja, Almunecar, Marbella, Torremolinos, Fuengirola, Ronda and Mijas. A weekend tour of Morocco will immerse you in a totally different exotic culture.
Spanish Courses in Malaga, Spain, at Malaca Instituto
With over 25 years of experience teaching Spanish Courses in Spain, Malaca Instituto is widely recognized as one of the leading Spanish language schools in Spain. Malaca Instituto is an Instituto Cervantes Accredited Center. It is also one of a select few schools in Spain that has been accredited by EAQUALS. A well trained professional teaching staff and their own highly effective Spanish teaching system, make Malaca Instituto a wonderful addition to our choice of schools in Spain. Full immersion Spanish Courses in Malaga are offered at the Malaca Instituto/Club Hispanico campus. The school has 20 well equipped classrooms, an audiovisual center with a reference library, a language laboratory and a movie theater. The Malaca Instituto campus also has an on-site residence with a cafeteria, bar, restaurant, swimming pool, sunning terrace and laundry facilities. Wi-Fi is available in all common areas as well as in all residence rooms. Malaca Instituto offers a variety of Spanish Courses in Malaga designed to make the most of your Spanish learning experience
For a list of the different Spanish Courses in Malaga please click below:
Malaca Instituto Spanish Courses in Malaga
All Spanish course prices include: Malaca Instituto enrollment fee, number of Spanish lessons per week as indicated, course books, use of multi-media center, welcome party, tour of Malaga, Sevillana classes, use of swimming pool and certificate of attendance. Minimum enrollment age: 16.
Spanish Courses in Malaga – Course Options:
Intensive Spanish Course 20 – 10 students max. per class / 20 Spanish lessons per week. All levels from Beginner to Advanced.
Intensive Spanish Course 24 – 10 students max. per class / 24 Spanish lessons per week. Combination of Intensive Spanish Course 20 PLUS 4 extra lessons per week on oral skills in Mini-group (6 students max. per class). All levels from Beginner to Advanced.
Intensive Spanish Course 26 – 10 students max. per class / 26 Spanish lessons per week. Combination of Intensive Spanish Course 20 PLUS 6 extra lessons per week on oral skills in Mini-group (6 students max. per class). All levels from Beginner to Advanced.
Super Intensive Spanish Course 30 – 10 students max. per class / 30 Spanish lessons per week. Combination of Intensive Spanish Course 20 PLUS 10 extra lessons per week in Mini-group (6 students max. per class). All levels from Beginner to Advanced.
Spanish Courses in Malaga – Prices 2023:
All programs: NO application fee. A non-refundable USD 100.00 deposit is required at the time of enrollment. Deposit will be subtracted from final program invoice. See Application Procedures.
|Course Description||Two weeks||Three weeks||Four weeks||Six weeks||Eight weeks||Twelve weeks|
|Intensive Spanish Course 20||$580||$808||$1,028||$1,450||$1,855||$2,666|
|Intensive Spanish Course 24||$667||$946||$1,210||$1,714||$2,204||$3,185|
|Intensive Spanish Course 26||$714||$1,010||$1,290||$1,826||$2,345||$3,384|
|Super Intensive Spanish Course 30||$798||$1,135||$1,450||$2,065||$2,665||$3,849|
Course prices include Malaca Instituto enrollment fee
2023 Starting dates for all group Spanish courses: Intermediate to advanced students may start any Monday. Complete beginners must start on the following dates: 9, 23 January / 6 or 20 February / 6, 20, or 27 March / 3 or 17 April / 2*, 15, or 29 May / 12 or 19 June / 3, 17 or 31 July / 14 or 28 August / 11 or 25 September / 9 or 23 October / 6 or 20 November / 4 December.
Holidays 2023: The school will be closed on Bank Holidays as follows: 28 February, 6-7 April, 1 May, 15 August, 19 August, 8 September, 12 October, 1 November, 6 and 8 December. School will be closed from 16 December 2023 until 2 January 2024 (to be confirmed). Classes lost due to Holidays are NOT made up. *If a starting date falls on a Bank Holiday, students take their placement test and orientation tour of Malaga on that date but will start lessons on the following day.
Executive Spanish Courses in Malaga 2023:
One-to-One Spanish Courses: Private Spanish Lessons tailored to each student’s individual needs.
Price: USD 56 per lesson plus a USD 85 administrative fee. Minimum enrollment: 10 lessons per week / one week (2 week minimum during July and August!). Start any Monday.
Spanish for Business: For students with prior experience in business. Minimum enrollment age: 25. An Intensive Spanish Course specializing in Spanish Business language consisting of 30 lessons per week: 20 lessons per week of the Intensive Spanish course including reading, writing, listening and speaking activities, as well as grammar and vocabulary, PLUS 10 lessons per week in a mini-group (max, 4 students per class) covering specific business vocabulary and a variety of activities dealing with topics such as: personal introduction, product and company presentation and analysis, meetings (note-taking, contributing opinions , interrupting), human resources, trade fairs, congresses and conferences, negotiation, market analysis, etc. The Spanish for Business Course can be booked from 1 to 4 weeks. Minimum level required for enrollment: Intermediate Spanish (completed).
Spanish for Business – Starting Dates 2023:
1 to 4 week Business Courses may start ANY Monday.
Spanish for Business Prices 2023: 1 week: USD 870; 2 weeks: USD 1,632; 3 weeks: USD 2,387; 4 weeks: USD 3,041.
Special Spanish Language Programs:
Spanish Course specifically designed for Senior students 50+ year of age. 2 or 4 week Spanish language program with a maximum of 10 participants per class. 15 Spanish language lessons per week plus activities. This course offers a practical experience of Spanish: from how to ask for directions, order meals at a restaurant or shop at a department store to how to shop for staples at the local market. All this while experiencing and enjoying Malaga’s rich culture. Golf and tennis are available nearby for an additional fee.
“Master Class 50+” Starting dates 2023: 6 or 20 Feb. / 6, or 20 March / 3, 17 April / 1 , 15 or 29* May / 28 August / 11, or 25 September / 9 or 23 October/ 6 or 20*November. (*2 weeks only!).
Prices 2023: 2 weeks: USD 840; 4 weeks: USD 1,600.
Senior Spanish Course price includes:
- 15 Spanish Language classes per week.
- Welcome Cocktail.
- Orientation tour of Malaga.
- Traditional cooking classes.
- Visit to Central Market.
- Sevillana dance classes.
- 1 full day excursion.
- Course books
- Certificate of Attendance
Spanish and Spanish Cuisine: NEW!
1 or 2 week Spanish course consisting of 20 Spanish lessons per week (4 lessons per day) plus 2 two-hour cooking lessons per week. Each cooking lesson includes a brief introduction of the menu followed by a hands-on preparation of a complete meal. At the end of each lesson students enjoy the dinner they have prepared along with complimentary wine. Students also participate in a visit to a place of gastronomic interest in Malaga and receive a recipe book, an apron and a sumptuous farewell lunch at the famous La Consula Cooking School as part of the course.
Spanish and Cuisine Prices 2023: 1 week: USD 580; 2 weeks: USD 998.
Starting dates 2023:
1 or 2 week courses: 7, 13, 20 or 27 February / 6, 13, 20 or 27 March / 3, 10, 17 or 24 April / 2, 8, 15, 22, 29 May / 28 August / 4, 11, 18 or 25 September / 2, 9, 16, 23 or 30 October / 6, 13 or 20 November.
1 week courses may also start on: 5 June, 27 November.
Important: No beginners are accepted on dates listed in RED.
Spanish Teacher’s Refresher Course
Malaca Instituto offers 1 0r 2 week long Teacher’s Refresher courses for non-native Spanish teachers, with open enrollment for individual teachers during the month of July and for closed groups at any time of the year. This course is intended to give teachers of Spanish as a Foreign Language additional tools to use in the classroom, while perfecting their Spanish language skills at an Advanced level.
The Spanish Teacher’s Refresher Course is a 30 lessons per week course which includes 20 Spanish Lessons per week of Advanced level Spanish plus 10 lessons per week of Spanish methodology. Each lesson is 50 minutes long.
Minimum Spanish level required to enroll: High Intermediate (B2). Duration: 1 or 2 weeks
Spanish Teacher’s Refresher Course – Staring dates 2023: 1 or 2 week course: 17 July, 1 week course: 24 July.
Prices 2023: 1 week course: USD 667; 2 week course: USD 1,174.
Spanish and Flamenco or Spanish and Salsa: NEW!
1 or 2 week Spanish course consisting of 20 Spanish lessons (4 lessons per day) plus 10 dance lessons each week. You may choose either Flamenco or Salsa lessons (see starting dates below).
Prices 2023: 1 week: USD 572; 2 weeks: USD 1,040.
Starting dates for Spanish plus Flamenco or Salsa lessons in 2023: Every Monday (Beginners must start on specific dates, see above!)
For the younger crowd: 15-20 years of age. Program is also available during Spring!
15 Spanish lessons a week. 8-10 students per class. This program is designed for mature teens/young adults that want a flexible, unsupervised program that combines Spanish lessons with an activity program. Afternoon classes leave plenty of time to enjoy the beach and the sports program arranged by the school and included in the price. A 1 full day excursion every two weeks is also included in the price. A Summer Spanish Plus option is available for students that want a more intensive academic program: 4 additional private lessons per week may be added to the program.
Summer Spanish Course for Young Adults – Prices 2023:
1 week (Spring only!): USD 420
2 weeks (Spring or Summer): USD 660
4 weeks (Summer only): USD 1,225; 6 weeks: USD 1,785
Summer Spanish PLUS Course:
Additional 4 private lessons per week: ADD USD 188 per week, to the prices listed above.
Accommodations are not included, see the Accommodations tab above for accommodation options and rates.
Summer Spanish Course for Young Adults Starting dates 2023:
NEW! Spring course: 1 or 2 week courses may start on: 27 March or 3 April. — Additional starting dates: 10 April (1 week only).
Summer Course: 2, 4 or 6 weeks courses may start on: 12 June, 19 June, 3 or 17 July. — Additional starting dates: 31 July (2 or 4 weeks only) and 14 August (2 weeks only).
Malaca Instituto – Accommodations – Prices 2023
Malaca Instituto offers accommodations with carefully selected local host families, apartment shares with other students or stays at the Club Hispanico, the school’s full service on-site residence:
Single room / 2 meals per day (breakfast and dinner):
Regular Prices: 2 weeks: USD 560; 3 weeks: USD 840; 4 weeks: USD 1,150; Extra weeks: USD 298 per week.
High Season (4 June to 2 September 2023): 2 weeks: USD 675; 3 weeks: USD 1,040; 4 weeks: USD 1,398; Extra weeks: USD 365 per week.
Malaca Instituto Club Hispanico:
Club Hispanico is Malaca Instituto’s on-site Residence. The residence has 110 rooms (all with private bathrooms), 24 hour reception service, laundry facilities, bar, restaurant, and swimming pool. All rooms and all common areas have Wi-Fi internet access. Double and Executive rooms also have phones in the room. Executive rooms also have a TV, coffee maker and a mini-fridge. Meals are not included but students may purchase a meal plan at the on-site restaurant. **See below for details.
Club Hispanico: Single Standard Room:
Regular Prices: 2 weeks: USD 578; 3 weeks: USD 860; 4 weeks: USD 1,175; Extra weeks: USD 306 per week.
High Season (4 June to 2 September 2023): 2 weeks: USD 690; 3 weeks: USD 1,060; 4 weeks: USD 1,440; Extra weeks: USD 375 per week.
No meals included. Cafeteria/Restaurant available on premises (**meal plan available, see below!).
Club Hispanico: Double Standard Room (share with another student of the same gender):
Regular Prices: 2 weeks: USD 520; 3 weeks: USD 795; 4 weeks: USD 1,086; Extra weeks: USD 280 per week.
High Season (4 June to 2 September 2023): 2 weeks: USD 638; 3 weeks: USD 988; 4 weeks: USD 1,348; Extra weeks: USD 345 per week.
No meals included. Cafeteria/Restaurant available on premises (**meal plan available, see below!).
Club Hispanico: Single Executive Room (TV, fridge, coffee maker, private balcony):
Regular Prices: 2 weeks: USD 1,058; 3 weeks: USD 1,627; 4 weeks: USD 2,206; Extra weeks: USD 570 per week.
High Season (4 June to 2 September 2023): 2 weeks: USD 1,200; 3 weeks: USD 1,825; 4 weeks: USD 2,450; Extra weeks: USD 640 per week.
Cafeteria/Restaurant available on premises (**meal plan available, see below!)
(Note: Executive rooms all have a double bed, a second person sharing an executive room pays 15% of the appropriate accommodation price).
NEW!! – Club Hispanico: Single Executive Studio – These are brand new, top-of-the-range rooms within the Club Hispanico. They are spacious, modern, very tastefully decorated and offer a standard of accommodation rarely, if ever, encountered in a language school residence. They offer the following facilities: 2 single or 1 “king-size” bed, full size bathroom with shower and toilet, kitchenette for preparing breakfast and small meals (micro-wave, fridge, electric rings), air conditioning, WiFi, direct dial phones and a flat-screen TV.
Regular Prices: 2 weeks: USD 1,256; 3 weeks: USD 1,950; 4 weeks: USD 2,600; Extra weeks: USD 680 per week.
High Season (4 June to 2 September 2023): 2 weeks: USD 1,395; 3 weeks: USD 2,150; 4 weeks: USD 2,865; Extra weeks: USD 752 per week.
Cafeteria/Restaurant available on premises (**meal plan available, see below!).
(Note: Executive Studios all have 2 double beds/king size beds,
a second person sharing an executive room pays 15% of the appropriate accommodation price).
**NEW!! Club Hispanico meal plan. Students now have the option of purchasing a meal plan at the Club Hispanico’s on-site restaurant. Breakfast: continental breakfast: choice of tea, coffee or hot chocolate plus orange juice and stuffed roll or pastry.
Lunch and Dinner: 3 course fixed menu: starter, main course, dessert and soft drink. — Meal plans must be purchased in 2 week blocks.
Prices: Daily Breakfast Plan 2 weeks: USD 70.
Half Board Plan (breakfast and lunch from Mon.-Fri., plus Sunday dimmer), 2 weeks: USD 287.
Full Board Plan (breakfast and lunch from Mon.-Fri., and dinner from Sun.-Fri.), 2 weeks: USD 430.
Apartment Shares: Single room within an apartment shared with other students. No meals included (**meal plan available at Club Hispanico, see above!). Apartments are located within 10- 30 minutes commute to the school. All prices include utilities.
Regular Prices: 2 weeks: USD 470; Extra weeks: USD 235 per week.
High Season (4 June to 2 September 2023): 2 weeks: USD 598; Extra weeks: USD 304 per week.
Rates for shared rooms are also available. Please contact us for details.
To complement their Spanish Courses and allow students to experience the local culture, Malaca Instituto offers a full activity program during the week and optional excursions on weekends. Activities include free Sevillana lessons, monthly welcome and good bye parties and a guided city tour at the beginning of each session. Optional activities such as horseback riding, boat tours and “paella” night are also offered. Weekend full day excursions include trips to places such as Ronda, Nerja , Frigiliana and El Chorro. Once a month a 3 day excursion to Morocco is organized. Excursions and some activities are offered at additional cost and are optional. Upon arrival at the school students receive the activity and excursion schedules listing all options and pricing. Students may sign up for all excursions and activities at the activities coordinator’s desk. Additional information on local attractions, car rentals and tours is also available through the coordinator.
**Airport transfers: Airport transfers from Malaga airport are available at an additional cost of USD 150 round-trip (or USD 75 one-way).
IMPORTANT NOTE: Prices are subject to change due to fluctuating foreign currency rates.