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Habla Ya Spanish School, Bocas del Toro Campus- Day Classes

South Corner of 9th Street and G Avenue, Bocas Town, Isla Colon 0101, Panama
+507 757-7352
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Spanish in Bocas

My wife and I attended this program for a month. We both had had previous Spanish courses in the US... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
hwm6128
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Denver, Colorado
Excellent Learning Opportunity

I studied basic Spanish at Habla Ya for 3 weeks and was amazed by how much progress I made in such... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Julie L
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Habla Ya offers different types of Spanish courses: from group lessons (4 hours per day, maximum 6 students per class) and private classes.
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  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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South Corner of 9th Street and G Avenue, Bocas Town, Isla Colon 0101, Panama
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+507 757-7352
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I attended this program for a month. We both had had previous Spanish courses in the US but had forgotten much of it. From day one it was all Spanish with the instructor (Iraida) who was very patient as I butchered the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I studied basic Spanish at Habla Ya for 3 weeks and was amazed by how much progress I made in such a short time. Gracias a mi profesora, Lineth, for being an excellent teacher. I plan to return for more classes with her.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I highly enjoyed my classes in Bocas. I met great people in my group class and our teacher Lineth was amazing. She is one of the best and I would request to have her because you will learn so much from her. She keeps the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent 4 weeks in Bocas Habla Ya. I was in group classes only. I love that the groups are small, no more than 6 students per group. I knew a few words/phrases when I started. Lineth, my professor, is such a loving, patient, most...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great experience on learning Spanish at Habla Ya all Thanks to the best Spanish professor of full Panama, Lineth!! Thanks again for all your help to kickstart my Spanish journey. Thomas

Thank Thomas R
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I spent 3 weeks in Boquete and 3 weeks in Bocas with Habla Ya taking 4 hours of group + 2 hours of private. Prior to starting this program I knew very little to no Spanish. I began at A1 and finished at B1-week 1....More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

My daughter and I went to Habla Ya last week and had a wonderful experience. We both took private classes in the afternoon. The teachers couldn't have been better. Very kind and easy to understand. Pushed us just enough to encourage us to learn and...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

I did my A1 spanish course at Habla Ya in Bocas de Toro. I didn't speak a word when I arrived, but after one week I could already speak and understand the basics. Really good course and friendly staff!

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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

I went to Hablaya in Bocas for 2 weeks. I really enjoyed the class with groups of around 6 persons. Our teacher Reynin was very nice. She was very helpful and well organized. The class was structured very well and she included short games during...More

Thank Sascha B
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

I am just back from a fabulous month with Habla Ya spent in all of their locations across Panama. Not only did my Spanish improved a lot, I was able to live a great experience with a solid team. I extend special thanks to all...More

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Macikak
18 September 2016|
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Response from panamajoules | Property representative |
Hi Macikak. Thanks for your input. Maybe you're not aware but the rates drastically drop for long term programs. Serious learners come to Habla Ya, not only because of the quality, but also because long term rates are lower... More
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