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Amauta Spanish School, Cuzco, Peru

Organized social activities were rated by students as the best or among the top 20% of all schools in Peru Average student rating for this school was the best or in the top 20% among all schools in Peru

What we like about the school

  • Onsite student residence and terrace
  • Best rated school in Peru
  • Small class sizes
  • Every afternoon free organized leisure activities for adults and juniors
  • Excellent rating of teaching quality
  • Excellent rating of host family accommodation
  • Top rated social activities

Cuzco  

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Amauta Spanish School

The language school Amauta Spanish School was founded in Cuzco, Peru in 1996. The school is located at only a few minutes walking from the Plaza de Armas in Cuzco, surrounded by cafes, little shops and restaurants, right in the city center. The school is located in a beautiful, recently renovated colonial building and occupies the first and second floor where there are a total of seven big and brightly-lit classrooms. The building also incorporates the student residence.

The school address is: Calle San Agustin 249, - - Cuzco (Peru).

Accreditations and Quality seals

Ministry of Education

School Size:

Facilities

  • Kitchen for student use

  • Balcony / terrace

  • Student support desk

  • Free coffee

  • Free WIFI

Classroom equipment

  • TV in some classrooms

  • Electronic whiteboard in most classrooms

  • Ample natural light in all classrooms

Number of classrooms:

7

Number of public workstations:

3

Prices include

  • Organized activities
  • Organized activities
  • Organized activities
  • Internet access and use of school computers
  • Internet access and use of school computers
  • Internet access and use of school computers
  • Welcome dinner
  • Welcome dinner
  • Welcome dinner
  • Wireless LAN zone at school
  • Free certificate of course attendance
  • Free certificate of course attendance
  • Free certificate of course attendance
  • Free airport pickup for all junior courses (both ways)
  • Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • For junior courses: every afternoon free organized leisure program
  • For junior courses: every afternoon free organized leisure program
  • For adult courses: every afternoon free organized leisure program
  • For adult courses: every afternoon free organized leisure program

Course material:

Generally course material is distributed free to students and will stay in student property.

Average number of students

  • Adult courses in summer: 85
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 45
  • Junior courses in summer: 20
  • Junior courses throughout the year: 10

Average age of students

  • in summer: 22 years
  • throughout the year: 22 years

Average number of levels

  • Adult courses in summer: 12
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 8
  • Junior courses in summer: 8
  • Junior courses throughout the year: 4

Minimum age of students

  • 16 years
  • 4 years for specific Junior courses

Spanish teacher qualifications

  • 95 % hold a university degree
  • 5 % hold a recognised language teaching qualification

Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school):

15
15
10
10
15
5
5
5
20

Airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport (CU. It takes 10 minutes to school.

Language school closed

In 2016 (including national and regional bank holidays): 01.Jan.2016, 25.Mar.2016, 01.May.2016, 26.May.2016, 24.Jun.2016, 28.Jul.2016, 29.Jul.2016, 30.Aug.2016, 08.Oct.2016, 01.Nov.2016, 08.Dec.2016, 24.Dec.2016, 25.Dec.2016, 31.Dec.2016

Courses

All prices in US$ (convert currency). Below the original school prices are displayed.
Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 16 20 24 28 Additional Week
Price in US$ 140133 280266 420399 560532 840798 1008958 20161916 25202394 30242873 35283352 126120
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 8:30  - 12:30
Afternoon: 14:30  - 18:30
Required language level
Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week
Price in US$ 265252 530504 795756 10601007 13251259 15901511 18551763 19081813 23852266 28622719 238227
At AMAUTA we will help you prepare for this important exam. AMAUTA is not an official DELE center, however, when you take part in our Spanish and DELE preparation course we can assist your registration, or you can register online personally. To take the DELE examination you must enroll 4 or more weeks in advance. The test can be completed in Lima, Buenos Aires or a number of other locations worldwide. During the course in Cusco, we ensure that you are well prepared for the exam.
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 8:30  - 14:15
Required language level
Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week
Price in US$ 265252 530504 795756 10601007 13251259 15901511 18551763 19081813 23852266 28622719 238227
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 8:30  - 14:15
Required language level
Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Additional Week
Price in US$ -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 20051955 -- -- 165161
Course price includes accommodation
Homestay, Single room, Half board 4 weeks Spanish course, 8 weeks of accommodation and volunteer placement. Accommodation in a double room in a residence with half board is also available at the same price.
Starting dates
Every Monday .
Required language level
Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in US$ -- 975927 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Minimum 4 students required, the course will be confirmed at least 3 weeks before the start date. 12 yoga sessions spread over the 2 weeks. 1 week in Cusco, 1 week in Sacred Valley
Starting dates
2016: 09.May.2016, 04.Jul.2016, 12.Sep.2016.
Required language level
Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in US$ 515490 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Minimum 4 students required, the course will be confirmed at least 3 weeks before the start date. 5 days (average 4-5 hours per day depending on weather conditions) of rock climbing. Spanish course will take place at our school in Cusco; rock climbing will take place in Cachimayo and Los Techos
Starting dates
2016: 14.Mar.2016, 11.Apr.2016, 30.May.2016, 11.Jul.2016, 05.Sep.2016, 10.Oct.2016.
Required language level
Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Note: All courses offered by Amauta Spanish School, Cuzco can be booked online with LanguageCourse.Net. In case a course is not listed above, just mention the course description in the comment field of the online registration form.
Lesson duration: 55 minutes
School's administrative fee: 45.00  US$
Individual classes Single individual lessons of tuition can be booked at 15 US$. The combination of group and individual lessons is highly recommended. Individual lessons will encourage you to actively speak the foreign language and will offer you the opportunity to discuss individual problems and weaknesses.
Comments about courses: Changing fee: 45 USD per change.

Accommodation

weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week
Price in US$ 165 330 495 660 165
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
This accommodation option includes airport pickup.
Price extra night:
28 US$ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Double room.
Distance from school:
1 minutes walking
Includes:
Phone, Daily cleaning, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Half board, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 17
Maximum age of students: 0
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week
Price in US$ 165 330 495 660 165
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
This accommodation option includes airport pickup.
Price extra night:
28 US$ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
30 minutes walking
Includes:
Phone, Daily cleaning, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Half board, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 17
Maximum age of students: 0
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week
Price in US$ 240 480 720 960 240
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
This accommodation option includes airport pickup.
Price extra night:
40 US$ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
1 minutes walking
Includes:
Phone, Daily cleaning, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Half board, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 17
Maximum age of students: 0
  • Max. 1 student of each nationality possible? yes

Leisure activities

Leisure activities activity possible course possible organized by school distance from school
Cooking  
Dancing  
Horse riding 3 km
Mountainbiking 25 km
Music  

Reviews

City
4.7/5.0 
Organisation
4.2/5.0 
Facilities
4.2/5.0 
Social activities
4.5/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language
4.7/5.0 
Value for money
4.7/5.0 
Accommodation
Host Family
4.5/5.0 
Shared Flat (apartment)
4.5/5.0 
Other
4.5/5.0 
Students liked about Amauta Spanish School, Cuzco
The teachers were excellent and I enjoyed meeting the other students from all over the world.
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
5.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
4.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
5.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
5.0/5.0
Other
5.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: All of the excursions offered by Dos Manos Travel Agency which is located in the same building as the school are wonderful!
All, especially the teachers who were real professionals
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
5.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Social activities
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: Bring warm clothing. There is no heating anywhere in the town. We got an extra heater from the family for our room because the nights are really cold.
Other comments: excellent
The atmosphere and the relationship between students and teachers
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
5.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Host Family
4.0/5.0
Other
4.0/5.0
Residence
4.0/5.0

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