1. If you study with us what do we offer?

Depending on the course and the combinations choosen, in general the programmes include a Spanish course, accommodation if required, extra activities and excursions. With groups over 10 students a group leader is provided and social and cultural activities can be choosen.

2. Can everybody study Spanish in Spain and Spanish language courses?

Yes, if you have the desire to have fun and learn.

3. How do I to arrive to the school + arrival and transfer info?

Arrivals and Transfer Information

Almeria Airport is 9 kilometers to the east of the region’s capital city, 500 meters from the coast on the gulf of Almeria and to the south of the Sierra Alhamilla. In the area neighboring the airport are the towns of El Alquian and Costa cabana.

The airport can be reached from Almeria via the AL-14 road, which is a dual carriageway. The airport turn off is found at kilometer nine. From here, the single carriageway road continues to Níjar. There are also access roads signposted from the Autovía Del Mediterráneo A-7.

The schedule and prices can be consulted at the webpage of Surbus.

Information telephone: 950 624 735

Telephone Radiotaxi: 950 226 161

Telephone Teletaxi: 950 251 111

Price: Example prices Fare 1: Monday to Friday, from 6:00 to 22:00: approximate price to Almeria, €10.63. Fare 2: Monday to Friday, from 22:00 to 6:00, Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays: approximate price to Almeria, €12-20

Tickets are issued by the airlines Easyjet, Ryanair and Spanair, the agencies Iberoservice and Viajes Mundial Schemann (LTU), plus the representatives AGA (Air Berlin) and Servisair (Air Europa, First Choice, LTE, Monarch, My Travel, Thomas Cook Belgium y Transavia).

Airlines Adria Airways, Air Berlin ,Air Comet ,Air Europa ,Air Nostrum L.A. Mediterráneo,Austrian Airlines,BMI Baby, First Choice, Flightline, Thomas Cook, Belgium, Jet2.com, Jetairfly, Thomas Cook UK, Transavia.com, LuxairMonarch Airlines, MyTravel Airways, Ryanair, Spanair

4. When do I have to arrive and leave my accommodation?

When booking a Spanish language course in Spain with Almeria Spanish School you can decide when to arrive and leave. This allows you the possibility to combine the course and a holiday together and give you a relaxed mind.

5. Do I need a Visa to go to Spain?

The following nationalities can stay for up to 3 months for a study Spanish in Spain project without a Visa:

EU countries, Australia, Canada, Japan, US, Andorra, Argentina, Aruba, Bolivia, Brazil, Brunei, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Guatemala, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Korea (Rep. of), Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Monaco, Netherlands Antilles, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Poland, San Marino, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Switzerland, Uruguay, Vatican City and Venezuela.

For other nationalities or long term stays a visa is necesary apart from EU citizens who don’t need a visa.

6. If I’m not satisfied with my accommodation, can I change?

We will first try and resolve any small problems, but if it’s not possible for us to solve theproblem in your current accommodation and you have good reasons for complaining then we will find alternative accommodation. 100% Study Spanish in Spain programmes have to be right for you and if we can help inany way we will. The sooner you let us know there isa problem as well the sooner we can resolve the situation.

7. Do I need to have some Spanish language skills to attend a program?

No. All our study Spanish in Spain programs and Spanish language courses offer Spanish courses for complete beginners unless it is mentioned that you need a given level.

8. I don’t know which program to choose; can you help me?

In the Spanish in Spain programs we have a varied selection if you need any help then give us a call on Skype and we can guide you through any doubts about any courses.

9. Do teachers speak English during the lessons?

The general rule is no, on occasions that the hole group cannot understand a skill or word then an explanation can be given. As we have found that studying a new language a good way is to completely immerse yourself into the language.

10. What does the language course consist of?

Our programmes consist 20 language lessons, 5 days per week. Each language class is 45 in duration. You will receive the recourses and a student’s pack plus when you enter into the school a level test.

11. Why study in Almeria Spanish School?

Great location, right in the heart of the historic city centre of Almeria, close to shops, entertainment cinema, theatre, museums, monuments, restaurants, nightlife and the beach. Native, University trained teachers. They all have been carefully chosen after taking into account their qualifications, experience and enthusiasm. Experts at helping you master Spanish in small classes.

Authentic Spanish atmosphere you will be speaking in Spanish from the very first moment. Working in a variety of styles, using specific phrases, gestures and cultural differences only understood when you are living the experience here.

Respected and well-established FAMILY business Almeria Spanish School is the Spanish department of London Thames School of English which has been successfully running since 1978. The director of Studies, Germán Fernández Rodríguez is the son of Germán Fernánder Arias, founder of London Thames. Different members of the family are involved in the business. Excellent facilities, good size and large classrooms, audio-video facilities, free internet, air-conditioning, library and all the facilities of a well organized and modern teaching style academy.

“It is time for us to stand and cheer for the doer, the achiever, the one who recognizes the challenge and does something about it.” Vince Lombardi

Great choice of courses you can choose the best course for you and enjoy the combination courses (cooking, dancing, Andalusian handicrafts…) Quality this school has been established since 1978, it has earned certification from CECAP, ASEMPAL, TRINITY College London and the Junta de Andalucía. High Number of client referrals, this academy was built on its high standard of reputation and high levels of course satisfaction. Our students return, with increased enthusiasm waiting for the next course.

An Experience, which is inviting family and totally interactive, you will be speaking Spanish from day one and increasing your confidence day by day. We have seen this many times watching the change in ability and confidence through our continuous interactive style.

The People in this region are kind, very open and always ready to party and to meet new people! The richness of its landscape the high mountains, the dessert and the beach are joined together. It will be easier to have direct contact with Spanish speaking people than in other location.