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Learn Spanish in our language school in Madrid

Come and live out your Spanish adventure at our language school in Madrid. Practise your Spanish on lively streets while exploring the city's rich culture and history

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Our Spanish classes in Madrid

Beginner or expert, find a Spanish course that suits you.

Group Course - 20 LessonsMost popular
20 lessons a week
Starts every Monday

Learn quickly in small groups with our intensive Spanish course in Madrid. Enjoy four dynamic and interactive lessons a day with students from around the world.

Group Course - 30 Lessons
30 lessons a week
Starts every Monday

Our most intensive Spanish course in Madrid. Maximize your learning with 2 extra conversation classes per day.

Private Lessons
Minimum 2 lessons a week
Starts every week

Get the full support of an experienced tutor at our Spanish school in Madrid with lessons that are tailor-made to your personal goals.

Long-Term Courses
3 to 12 months
Starts every Monday

Become a true local with a long-term Spanish course in Madrid, a perfect choice if you plan to work or study in Spain. Includes access to professional workshops and support for visa documents.

Combined Course: Group + Private
20 group + 5-10 private lessons
Starts every Monday

Get the best of both worlds. Combine interactive group lessons with personalized private classes to master the language.

Evening Group Course
2 nights a week, 2 hours each
Starts every month

If you’re living or working in the city, brush up your language skills with our evening Spanish classes from 7pm to 9pm.

A methodology focused on our students' needs

Our qualified teachers use the communicative education method, with a focus on learning Spanish by using it from day one.

We encourage our students to use Spanish in school from day one

This is at the heart of our teaching approach. We want you to feel comfortable speaking Spanish at our school from the start.

Small study groups, with an average of 7 students per Spanish class

With limited class sizes all students can engage with teachers and actively participate in Spanish class in Madrid.

We teach our students about the local culture, idioms and traditions

At our language school you will discover all about the culture in Madrid and learn how to speak like a local in everyday situations.

Our Spanish language school is recognised for its academic excellence

We have received many accolades and distinctions over the years, but nothing beats sharing unforgettable moments with our students in Madrid.
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Our Spanish language school in Madrid

Study in the classy Madrid neighborhood of Salamanca, close to the city's best shops, restaurants and parks.

Summer, 28°C
Winter, 11°C
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Cosy common areas

Connect with other students in the lounge area of our Spanish language school in Madrid.

Unbeatable location

Just three blocks from Retiro Park, you'll be learning Spanish in the best area of Madrid

Engaging cultural activities

Learn Spanish and enhance your education with our authentic cultural activities

Accredited by IALC
Close to an important metro stop
A short walk from Retiro Park
Engaging after-school activities around Madrid
Free high-speed Wi-Fi
Wheelchair access
Student Nationalities
USA12%
Switzerland9%
Brazil9%
UK8%
Germany8%
France8%
The Netherlands7%
Italy7%
Sweden6%
Other26%

Housing in Madrid

We offer a range of housing options to suit different needs and preferences. Whatever you choose, we’ll help you feel at home while you learn Spanish in Madrid.

Homestay

Recommended
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Live with a local family and truly immerse yourself in Spanish culture and language. A perfect opportunity to practise your Spanish every day while sharing in the traditions and habits of your hosts.

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Student residence

Meet a mix of local and international students. Chat about the city and practise your language skills after school.

Our team makes the difference

Our friendly staff are dedicated to supporting your language education in Madrid. All of our teachers are native Spanish-speakers and highly qualified.

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Marta ArtachoSchool General Manager
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Inés FernandezHousing & Activities Coordinator
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Gabriela GirolamiAcademic Coordinator
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Maryna UsmanovaProgram Advisor
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Inés RodriguezTeacher
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María NogalTeacher
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Guillem Borrero PérezTeacher
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Elena López EscalanteTeacher

What our students say about Expanish

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Paula Galindo
GoogleFrance

Awesome! Great staff and very nice place!

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Federica
TrustpilotItaly

I’ve taken two courses at Expanish and loved it both times! 😊 Apart from improving a lot my spanish, it also gave me the chance to meet amazing people from all over the wordl, thanks to the daily activities organized by the school. I would absolutely recommend Expanish! They have highly qualified teachers and an amazing environment (I also loved the school design.. It’s lovely!) 💛

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Johanna Jansson
TrustpilotSweden

I had the best experience at Expanish! Level of teaching, organized, helpful, caring, flexible are just a few positive words with this school! I really recommend this language school!

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Hadyn Henderson
GoogleUSA

Amazing experience with Expanish and all of the staff!!

How students rate our school
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(287 reviews)
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Whether you are a beginner or an expert, we will help you achieve your goals and study Spanish effectively. Get started by taking our free test.

Free after-school activities

Discover Madrid, make friends and test what you learned in Spanish class with up to four engaging social activities a week.

Free for our Students
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See how our students live the Expanish experience

From the blog

Read more about what's going on in Madrid and get tips on preparing to study Spanish at our language school.

Student Life10 Good Reasons to Study in Madrid

“De Madrid al cielo” goes the local saying about Spain’s capital. “From Madrid to heaven”. In other words, once you’ve lived in Madrid, there’s no other place on Earth that can compete. We’re pretty sure some people may politely disagree, but there’s no denying the city has a lot going for it. And if you’re looking for an unforgettable experience, you won’t be disappointed if you come to learn Spanish in Madrid.

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Study AbroadThe Importance of Inclusive Language Learning

We believe strongly that cultural immersion overseas is the most effective and memorable way to learn a second language. Not only that, it offers students the chance to explore different cultures, traditions and ideas while connecting with like-minded people from all walks of life. Such a potentially life-changing opportunity should be made available to as many people as possible, which is why inclusion and accessibility are so important.

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Study in SpainWhat Time of Year is Best To Study Spanish in Madrid?

So you’re thinking about learning Spanish in Madrid? Spain’s capital really has it all: a high standard of living, an eclectic mix of people and cultures, amazing food, great parks, lively nightlife…

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Study Spanish in Madrid

Imagine studying Spanish in the very center of Spain. Where each street has a story to tell and the warmth of its inhabitants will make you feel like you've found your second home. At our Spanish academy in Madrid, we strive to create an experience beyond basic academics. We believe the best way to learn a language is by getting to know a city, immersing yourself in its culture, and building links with the local community.

Spanish courses in Madrid

Your Spanish knowledge will be your key to enter the Spanish-speaking world. Our school welcomes students from all over the world, bringing together diversity and a passion for travel and adventure. We're sure that choosing one of our Spanish courses in Madrid will be the beginning of a great adventure that will forever remain in your memory.