OUR SPANISH SCHOOL IN SOSUA
This Spanish language school in Sosua is located the district of El Batey, within a stone’s throw of the city center and the beach. The school building is surrounded by lush vegetation and offers the ideal ambience for learning Spanish in a tropical surrounding. The classroom decoration is Caribbean style, and many Spanish classes take place on one of the four terraces outside. There are sun-chairs in the garden, table-tennis, and games. There is a lively atmosphere, as this is one of the largest institutions for Spanish classes in the area. After the Spanish classes, you can go shopping, visit the delicious restaurants, go to the beach to chill or for water sports, and to enjoy a refreshing drink and stick your feet in the sand.
Why Study Spanish in Sosua:
The main focus of the Spanish courses in the city of Sosua is conversation. To guarantee quality and personal attention, the class sizes are limited to 7 students per group. You can choose to take a Spanish group course if you like more interaction with other students, or you may choose an individual course for more personal attention. If you would like to learn more about the culture of the Dominican Republic, we recommend taking one of our special Spanish courses, such as Spanish and Surfing or Spanish and Dancing.
In Sosua, you can choose between private or shared apartments and studios. Studios have private bathrooms and are located just 5 minutes walking distance from the beach and the city center. Accommodation in the shared apartments and the studios include the use of a kitchen. Moreover, breakfast is included in both accommodations, as well as bed sheets and towels. The private apartment comes with two options: standard or luxurious. The standard apartment in Sosua is located in the city center, whereas the luxurious private apartment is located on the beach.
Thanks to their ideal location, Sosua (and Cabarete) offer you a wide range of things to do. Sosua is the perfect place for snorkelling, and scuba diving and many students spend many hours on the beach. There are other fun activities in the school and in the city centre too. The school organises a welcome dinner for all new students as well as barbeques in the school´s garden, pool parties, Dominican cooking classes, bachata and merengue dance classes, and much more. Join the walking tour into the historical traces of Sosue, visit the art museum and the Brugal Rum Factory or go to the only cable car in the Caribbean.
Sosua is a small coastal town situated on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic. It is known for its beautiful beaches with crystal clear water and perfect conditions for scuba diving and exploring the coral reefs. Nearby beach town Cabarete is one of the best wind and kite-surfing hotspots of the world, a true (kite) surfers’ paradise. The nightlife in Sosua is entertaining, as there are many restaurants, cafes, beach bars and discos.
The Dominican Republic is a Caribbean island that is known to be the perfect holiday destination. The weather is sunny and warm all year round, and the beautiful nature will leave you speechless. Its culture and people are inspiring and unique, making your time here learning Spanish an unforgettable experience.
The volunteering projects in Sosua are active in community development and animal rescue. You can work as a volunteer with children at a school in a town nearby Sosua. Tasks include teaching, playing with the children, working in the garden and help to improve the infrastructure (painting, etc.). The animal project takes care of stray dogs and cats. Activities include working with the animals, accompanying local families in the outreach program, logistic support (answering questions about adoption, maintaining the website, helping with social media, organizing fundraising events), and more. Especially vets and vet students are welcome.
If you would like to support the local community while taking Spanish lessons in the Dominican Republic, this is the perfect opportunity!
Sosua is the ideal place for scuba diving and snorkelling adventures. You´ll have the opportunity to discover the beautiful coral and ocean wildlife in this part of the Dominican Republic. In nearby Cabarete, you will find the best wind and kite-surfing conditions.
Other options besides water sports, are the popular excursions to Puerto Plata and Santiago, where you can visit a rum or cigar factory. You can also go to the nature park called El Choco, visit the marvellous beaches of Playa Grande including a boat trip. A nice tour is to the enchanting beaches of Las Terrenas on the peninsula of Samana. If you would like to see the countryside, visit Jarabocoa, the so-called “Dominican Alps”. Other options are jeep tours, hiking, horseback riding and more.
Reviews Spanish School Sosua:
I spent two weeks at the Spanish School in Sosua and had a great time!! The Spanish class was very well organised with an amazing teacher. I learned a lot because my teacher looked at my individual needs, and we had a perfect combination of... Read More
With a happy heart and a smile on my lips, I look back to the unforgettable time that I spent learning Spanish in Sosua, First, as a student, when I experienced the professionally structured Spanish courses with lots of time for fun. The classes are... Read More
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