Study Spanish in Costa Rica | WAYRA Tamarindo Beach

Study Spanish in Costa Rica

WAYRA Tamarindo BeachWAYRA Tamarindo Beach

WAYRA offers since 1996 a full Spanish immersion program.

Recognized as a DELE examination center and associated with the Instituto Cervantes, we are the perfect choice for students that want to learn Spanish in a serious environment but at the same time would like to enjoy the beaches and the many outdoor activities such as surfing, snorkeling, canopy, kayaking, fishing etc.

The school is located at the beautiful Tamarindo Beach, on the west coast of Costa Rica, and is just 1 ½ blocks away from the beach, making it the premier place to study Spanish in Costa Rica!

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Spanish classes are held in beautiful classrooms with a lot of space and a perfect view to our amazing tropical garden where animals like Iguanas and Monkeys can be seen often.

On the premises the students can find three buildings with a total of 10 classrooms. In addition, we have a cafeteria, Internet café with WiFi on the whole campus and also a TV room.

The Spanish Course at WAYRA Consists of:

  • General Spanish Course in Costa Rica: 20 lessons of 60 minutes per week
  • Intensive Spanish Course in Costa Rica: 30 lessons of 60 minutes per week
  • Surf & Spanish Program: 20 lessons of 60 minutes + 3 surfing lessons (6 hours) per week
  • Groups are small, averaging 3 to 4 students (Maximum 6 students per class)
  • Classes start every Monday
  • Highly qualified, experienced Spanish teachers
  • Planned social activities

Prices to Study Spanish in Costa Rica

See the full price list on the schools website.

Also, you can contact our staff at any time for a detailed price quote: Contact All About Languages / 1 (800) 620 – 5567

Prices include:

  • Spanish course in Costa Rica plus accommodation (where applicable)
  • Registration fees
  • Accommodation placement fees
  • Level evaluation
  • Course certificate
  • Course materials
  • Internet use at the Spanish school in Costa Rica

Accreditation – WAYRA Tamarindo Beach

WAYRA is one of the few and unique Spanish schools that is recognized by the Cervantes Institute as an official DELE Examination Center and as an associated center to the Cervantes Institute network to teach Spanish as a second language.

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WAYRA has different lodging options such as 3 student houses in Tamarindo that are all in walking distance to the school and the beach. In addition our students have the possibility to experience the real Costa Rican life staying with one of our carefully selected host families in the nearby towns of Villareal and Santa Rosa.

*For homestay option, price includes:

  • Lodging with a family
  • Private Room
  • Half-Board (breakfast and dinner)
  • Shared Kitchen
  • Shared Bath
  • Laundry service
  • Morning transportation to school

**For residential accommodation (Casa El Mar), price includes:

  • Lodging at the student house in shared rooms
  • Shared bathroom
  • Breakfast at a local restaurant or at the school
  • Taxes and tips


Spanish Courses at WAYRA Tamarindo Beach, Costa Rica

We offer general and intensive courses, as well as a Spanish & Surf program and DELE preparation courses.

General Spanish Course:

  • 20 hours per week (60-minute lessons)
  • Monday to Friday, Mornings (8am-12pm) or Afternoons (1pm-5pm)
  • Start any Monday

Intensive Spanish Course:

  • 30 hours per week (60-minute lessons)
  • Monday to Friday
  • Start any Monday

Surf & Spanish Program:

  • 20 hours per week (60-minute lessons)
  • 3 surfing lessons (6 hours) per week
  • Monday to Friday
  • Start any Monday

WAYRA Tamarindo Beach

Useful Resources

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