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Reviews of Kingsbrook Spanish School, Barcelona, Spain

Total number of reviews: 90
NOTE: All reviews are authentic. Only students who booked their course through us can publish evaluations here, and only after the end of their programme. These evaluations then are not manipulated in any way, neither by us nor by the school, and can be trusted as honest opinions about personal experiences with the school.

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Kingsbrook Spanish School, Barcelona, Spain
4.1/5.0 
(90 reviews)
City 4.7/5.0 
Organisation 4.0/5.0 
Facilities 3.5/5.0 
Social activities 3.5/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language 4.1/5.0 
Value for money 4.0/5.0 
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Shared Flat 3.8/5.0 
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Individual Reviews
12. Sep. 2016
1. Mirko (39 years)  -  Italy
1. Intensive Course - 1 week

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17. Aug. 2016
2. (18 years)  -  Spain
2. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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I loved how enthusiastic the teachers were! All of the classes were super fun and my Spanish improved so much. The atmosphere of the school is very cozy.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
Do not be nervous on your first day, you are in very safe hands at Kingsbrook.
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It is easy to make friends in the school. Do not miss the school activities! Around three times a week the school arranges fun activities, you get to practice Spanish, make new friends and explore Barcelona.
16. Aug. 2016
3. Saleh (24 years)  -  United Arab Emirates
3. Intensive Course - 3 weeks

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2. Aug. 2016
4. (29 years)  -  Australia
4. Intensive Course - 3 weeks

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My teachers: Isabel and Danny
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
Accomodation can be on the other side of Barcelona
26. Jul. 2016
5. Livio (23 years)  -  France
5. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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25. Jul. 2016
6. (17 years)  - 
6. DELE Preparation - 1 week

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6. Jul. 2016
7. Maren (19 years)  -  Germany
7. Intensive Plus Course (20 group + 5 individual) - 2 weeks

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31. May. 2016
8. Océane (25 years)  - 
8. Evening Course - 8 weeks

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30. May. 2016
9. (26 years)  -  Russian Federation
9. Standard - 2 weeks

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Friendly atmosphere, helpful staff, professional teachers
6. Apr. 2016
10. (18 years)  - 
10. Intensive Course - 1 week

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market visit
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Inform earlier about activities
21. Mar. 2016
11. (49 years)  - 
11. Intensive Course - 1 week

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Friendly, helpful
22. Feb. 2016
12. Daniela (24 years)  -  Switzerland
12. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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12. Oct. 2015
13. (54 years)  - 
13. Semi-Intensive Course - 1 week

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I liked the teachers and the personal attention to each student.
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You can come alone, but it is even more interesting if you come with a group of friends
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Very positive atmosphere, a high level of teaching.
11. Sep. 2015
14. Beata (46 years)  - 
14. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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3. Sep. 2015
15. (19 years)  -  Germany
15. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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Very nice teachers. There were no problems in changing classes when it was appropriate.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
Take part in the activities, go into the small streets around the cathedral.
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Very modern.
24. Jun. 2015
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16. Intensive Course - 1 week

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is an open and friendly environment, therefore you always feel at home.
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The accommodation is not very close and it takes time both walking as with public transports.
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Superb. Fun and interesting.
23. Feb. 2015
17. (20 years)  - 
17. Standard Course - 2 weeks

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24. Oct. 2014
18. (38 years)  -  Japan
18. Standard Course - 2 weeks

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The staff is very kind and friendly.
6. Oct. 2014
19. (27 years)  -  Lithuania
19. Standard Course - 2 weeks

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Qualified teachers, small classes, friendly atmosphere
1. Oct. 2014
20. Vinzenz (21 years)  - 
20. Super Intensive Plus Course (20 group + 5 individual) - 3 weeks

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15. Sep. 2014
21. Anna (24 years)  - 
21. Intensive Course - 3 weeks

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2. Sep. 2014
22. Brandon (21 years)  -  Germany
22. Standard Course - 2 weeks

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21. Jul. 2014
23. Hugo (27 years)  - 
23. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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19. Jun. 2014
24. Kazuko (48 years)  - 
24. Standard Course - 50 weeks

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22. May. 2014
25. (36 years)  - 
25. Standard Course - 2 weeks

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Liked the high quality studies for a reasonable price
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Thank you very much
9. Oct. 2013
26. (22 years)  -  United Kingdom
26. Intensive Course - 4 weeks

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Atmosphere and happiness/dedication of teachers (Elisender)
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
Make many friends and go explore Barcelona with them!
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Really helpful and friendly staff at reception.
27. Aug. 2013
27. Roberta (24 years)  -  Italy
27. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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18. Nov. 2012
28. (23 years)  -  Russian Federation
28. Intensive Course - 8 weeks

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my teachers and classmates
15. Oct. 2012
29. (27 years)  - 
29. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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The accomodation was nice and central (Rambla Raval). The classes were of good quality, except the hour of verbal lecture, which in my case did not help much.
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Nice friendly staff and atmosphere and for the price definitely of good value.
12. Sep. 2012
30. (34 years)  -  Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic
30. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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Everything...
15. Aug. 2012
31. (34 years)  - 
31. Standard Course - 3 weeks

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The quality of the teacher. The international atmosphere.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
If you can, come during the fiestas in the street and don't miss them. In Gracia it's in august.
Other comments
The school is well situated. The school purposes also activities beside the classes.
8. Jul. 2012
32. (38 years)  - 
32. Intensive Course - 3 weeks

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the kindness of Pepita, the person who welcome students
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the architecture of buildings
30. Apr. 2012
33. Alessio (29 years)  - 
33. Super Intensive Plus Course - 1 week

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19. Dec. 2011
34. (54 years)  - 
34. Evening Course - 12 weeks

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Classes were varied and interesting with practical application.
19. Dec. 2011
35. (30 years)  - 
35. Intensive Course - 3 weeks

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Nice atmosphere, centrally located
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The teachers didn't react to the different levels of the students.
10. Oct. 2011
36. (41 years)  - 
36. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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The teachers. They were very experienced and friendly!
8. Sep. 2011
37. Nadine (23 years)  -  Austria
37. Intensive Course - 1 week

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31. Aug. 2011
38. (21 years)  - 
38. Intensive Course - 3 weeks

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30. Aug. 2011
39. (19 years)  - 
39. Intensive Course - 3 weeks

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The leisure activities, there were at least two per week, and the structure of the lessons, which was rather informal and focused on speaking.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
Participate in all activities offered by the school, even if some of them might not be so good.
9. Aug. 2011
40. (19 years)  -  Russian Federation
40. Standard Course - 2 weeks

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friendly relationships between teachers and students
13. May. 2011
41. Jessica (17 years)  -  Germany
41. Standard Course - 2 weeks

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18. Oct. 2010
42. (28 years)  - 
42. Intensive Course - 8 weeks

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Raquel ... great teacher! Activities, very friendly people
27. Sep. 2010
43. (19 years)  -  Belgium
43. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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People are very friendly.
31. Aug. 2010
44. (16 years)  - 
44. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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N nice teachers, pupils and staff - just nice atmosphere.
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Explore Barcelona! Great town.
30. Aug. 2010
45. (29 years)  - 
45. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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The teaching method and the opportunity to meet new people.
24. Aug. 2010
46. (16 years)  - 
46. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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TMotivated teachers (especially in the conversation-classes)
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
Conversation with clases Daniél from El Salvador, and the flamenco show in placa real
Other comments
it is in the very narrow breaks in the school (which is actually a very large apartment)
9. Aug. 2010
47. Lilli (27 years)  - 
47. Intensive Course - 3 weeks

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Pity that the book that we have initially received in the classroom did not was used. Instead, we got many more copies. Perhaps one could improve the work material.
6. Aug. 2010
48. Alessio (27 years)  - 
48. Intensive Plus Course - 1 week

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good school, economic and modern. professors ok
28. Jul. 2010
49. Maylis (17 years)  -  France
49. Standard Plus Course - 1 week

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26. Jul. 2010
50. (33 years)  - 
50. Super Intensive Plus Course - 1 week

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No other German in the classroom. It has placed great value on speaking.

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