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Reviews of Kingsbrook Spanish School, Barcelona, Spain

Total No. of Reviews: 83
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 
(83 reviews)
City 4.7/5.0 
Organisation 4.0/5.0 
Facilities 3.4/5.0 
Social activities 3.5/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language 4.0/5.0 
Value for money 3.9/5.0 
Accommodation
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Shared Flat 3.9/5.0 
other 3.8/5.0 
Individual Reviews
31. May. 2016
1. Océane (25 years)  - 
1. Evening Course - 8 weeks

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

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Friendly atmosphere, helpful staff, professional teachers
6. Apr. 2016
3. (18 years)  - 
3. Intensive Course - 1 week

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market visit
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Inform earlier about activities
21. Mar. 2016
4. (49 years)  - 
4. Intensive Course - 1 week

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

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12. Oct. 2015
6. (54 years)  - 
6. Semi-Intensive Course - 1 week

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I liked the teachers and the personal attention to each student.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
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
7. Beata (46 years)  - 
7. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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3. Sep. 2015
8. (19 years)  -  Germany
8. 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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9. 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
10. (20 years)  - 
10. Standard Course - 2 weeks

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24. Oct. 2014
11. (38 years)  -  Japan
11. Standard Course - 2 weeks

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The staff is very kind and friendly.
6. Oct. 2014
12. (27 years)  -  Lithuania
12. Standard Course - 2 weeks

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

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

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

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

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

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22. May. 2014
18. (36 years)  - 
18. 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
19. (22 years)  -  United Kingdom
19. Intensive Course - 4 weeks

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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
20. Roberta (24 years)  -  Italy
20. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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18. Nov. 2012
21. (23 years)  -  Russian Federation
21. Intensive Course - 8 weeks

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my teachers and classmates
15. Oct. 2012
22. (27 years)  - 
22. 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
23. (34 years)  -  Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic
23. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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Everything...
15. Aug. 2012
24. (34 years)  - 
24. 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
25. (38 years)  - 
25. 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
26. Alessio (29 years)  - 
26. Super Intensive Plus Course - 1 week

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19. Dec. 2011
27. (54 years)  - 
27. Evening Course - 12 weeks

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Classes were varied and interesting with practical application.
19. Dec. 2011
28. (30 years)  - 
28. 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
29. (41 years)  - 
29. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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

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

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30. Aug. 2011
32. (19 years)  - 
32. 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
33. (19 years)  -  Russian Federation
33. Standard Course - 2 weeks

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

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18. Oct. 2010
35. (28 years)  - 
35. Intensive Course - 8 weeks

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Raquel ... great teacher! Activities, very friendly people
27. Sep. 2010
36. (19 years)  -  Belgium
36. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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People are very friendly.
31. Aug. 2010
37. (16 years)  - 
37. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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N nice teachers, pupils and staff - just nice atmosphere.
Insider tips about what future students should not miss
Explore Barcelona! Great town.
30. Aug. 2010
38. (29 years)  - 
38. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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The teaching method and the opportunity to meet new people.
24. Aug. 2010
39. (16 years)  - 
39. 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
40. Lilli (27 years)  - 
40. 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
41. Alessio (27 years)  - 
41. Intensive Plus Course - 1 week

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

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26. Jul. 2010
43. (33 years)  - 
43. Super Intensive Plus Course - 1 week

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No other German in the classroom. It has placed great value on speaking.
6. Jun. 2010
44. (28 years)  - 
44. Standard Course - 1 week

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Great teacher (Rodrigo) great lessons
31. May. 2010
45. (34 years)  - 
45. Evening Intensive Plus - 3 weeks

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Some teachers are very competent and challenging.
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...other teachers a little bit less ...
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the study of grammar is not very nice.
5. Oct. 2009
46. Michel (25 years)  - 
46. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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1. Oct. 2009
47. Lu (24 years)  - 
47. Standard Course - 5 weeks

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18. Sep. 2009
48. (19 years)  -  Poland
48. Intensive Course - 2 weeks

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Conversation lessons with Rachel - you're the best;)
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I decided to stay in a shared flat.
24. Aug. 2009
49. (37 years)  - 
49. Super Intensive Plus Course - 2 weeks

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Executive Host Family
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The effective and yet flexible mind set of the staff and teachers
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The airconditioning system is not good enough.
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I am convinced that I would have learnt more if it had not been in the summer. Due to the above.
17. Jun. 2009
50. (19 years)  - 
50. Standard Course - 38 weeks

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The teachers and the courses.
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The teachers and the courses.

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