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Don QuijoteMarbella, Spain

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What we like about the school
  • Less than a 5-minute walk to the beach and boardwalk.
  • Sunny patios and outdoor common areas.
What we dislike about the school
  • Younger students should consider that the average age of students at this school is significantly higher than at most other schools.
How we create the points regarding what we like/dislike about a school

Location: Don Quijote Marbella is located in the bustling resort city of Marbella, in Spain's Costa Del Sol. The school is housed in a multi-purpose building, over various floors, and is surrounded by eateries, supermarkets and amenities, and green spaces. Attractions and sites of interest within walking distance of the school include the Parque de la Constitución, Parque Vigil de Quiñones, Playa de la Fontanilla, Playa del Faro, the Puerto Deportivo de Marbella and much more. The city centre and its attractions, such as the Plaza de los Naranjas and the Parque de la Alameda, are also within a 15-minute walk of the school's front doors.

Course selection: Don Quijote Marbella supplies Spanish courses suitable for students of all levels. In addition to General Spanish, available over several schedules and intensities, the school also provides Exam Preparation (SIELE, DELE, CCSE), Spanish for 50+, Gap Year Programmes and junior summer camps. Private tuition is also available in conjunction with or independently from any other course.

School facilities: The school is housed over a couple of floors within a modern residential complex. In addition to classrooms with ample natural light and air conditioning, the school also provides an outdoor Andalusian patio, a library, a computer lab and free WIFI.

Accommodation: The school can supply accommodation in Homestays with local families and in Shared Student Apartments.
  • Legal name / parent company: Enforex For English Executives SL
  • Tax registration ID: B80274269

Spanish Courses

General Language
Exam PreparationWhy exam preparation courses are excellent for optimum progress

Information for all courses offered by Don Quijote

Comments about courses

The registration fee is valid for 1 year and is waived when the course takes place up to 12 months from the previous reservation.

Health Insurance (mandatory for students under 18 and Internships Programs): EUR 50 per week.

Before and after arrival.
Allows students to cancel program for ANY reason (I.e., examination, work, illness, visa issues...). Does not apply to private apartments or hotels.

Before arrival
Changes to your confirmed booking (start dates, program, or services) can be made up to 2 weeks before your arrival.
One change is free of charge. After the first change, each change will be charged: EUR 100.

After arrival
Change of destination, school, program, or accommodation subject to availability. Any difference in price will be charged to the student.
2 weeks of advance notice is required. It has a cost of EUR 100.

Lesson duration
55 minutes
School's administrative fee
35.00 €
Course material
Generally course material has to be purchased by the student. The costs of course material will be approximately 45 € per course level.
Individual classes
Single individual lessons of tuition can be reserved at 44 €. 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.
Days without class
In 2024 (including national and regional bank holidays):
01 Jan 2024, 06 Jan 2024, 28 Feb 2024, 28 Mar 2024, 29 Mar 2024, 01 May 2024, 11 Jun 2024, 15 Aug 2024, 12 Oct 2024, 19 Oct 2024, 01 Nov 2024, 06 Dec 2024, 08 Dec 2024, 25 Dec 2024.
School policy regarding bank holidays:Private classes are recuperated or refunded. Same as for nearly all language schools, group classes falling on bank holiday are not refunded and not recuperated.
Level test
A test to assess your exact language level takes place at the school on the first day of the course.

Lessons needed per Spanish language level

Level (CEFR) LESSONS needed per level WEEKS needed
(20 lessons per week)
A1 Beginner A1 to A2 80 4
A2 Elementary A2 to B1 160 8
B1 Intermediate B1 to B2 180 9
B2 Higher Intermediate B2 to C1 200 10
C1 Advanced C1 to C2 220 11
C2 Proficiency
Data above gives some guidance. For more details consult our page How long does it take to learn a language or reach a specific level.

Our price includes

  • INCLUDED Organized activities
  • INCLUDED Internet access and use of school computers
  • INCLUDED Wireless LAN zone at school
Note: All courses offered by Don Quijote, Marbella can be reserved online with LanguageCourse.Net at a lower price than what you pay when booking directly at the school or at the school's website. In case a course is not listed above, just let us know.

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Don Quijote

Accreditations and Quality seals
ALTOFEDELESistema de Acreditación de Centros Instituto Cervantes (SACIC)NAFSAPreferential Terms in Case of Visa Refusal
Spanish teacher qualifications
100% hold a university degree
100% hold a recognised language teaching qualification
Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school)
First day of course
Written and oral level test is performed. Students should arrive at 8:00
Student gender mix
50% male / 50% female
Offer for returning students
You will be refunded/waived the school's administration fee If you already attended previously a course at Don Quijote and you book here.
Payment methods accepted for payments made directly to the school
Bank Transfer - logo

General school facilities

  • Computer lab

  • Library

  • Lounge

  • Free WIFI

  • Non-smoking (all indoor and all outdoor areas of school)

  • Smoking zones (outdoors)

  • Classroom equipment

    • Air conditioning in all classrooms

    • Ample natural light in all classrooms

    Number of classrooms: 15
    Number of public PC workstations: 1

    Facilities for disabled students

    • Wheelchair access to classroom

Student Age / Nationality

Average number of students
Adult courses - In summer: 20
Adult courses - Throughout the year: 20
Junior courses - In summer: 20
Junior courses - Throughout the year: 20
Minimum age of students
14 years
14 years for specific Junior courses
Average number of levels
Adult courses In summer: 99
Adult courses Throughout the year: 99
Junior courses In summer: 99
Junior courses Throughout the year: 99
Average age of students
In summer: 30 years
Throughout the year: 33 years

Top student nationalities

Age of students

Airport transfer

Malaga Airport:
95 € one way
190 € return (both ways)
Gibraltar International Airport:
270 € one way
540 € return (both ways)
More information about airports around Marbella and how to get from the airport to Marbella on your own here on our Marbella page.

Visa Documents

Nationals from France do not require a visa for travelling to Spain and attending a language course.
Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.
Nationals from countries that require a visa will receive documents from the school, related to booking confirmation, which is required for the visa application.
Full payment of all fees required before school dispatches documents required for visa application
Express shipment fee (via courier)
Europe: 95 €
North America: 95 €
South America: 185 €
Africa: 185 €
Oceania: 185 €
Asia: 185 €
Preferential cancellation terms in case of visa refusal
School agreed that students booking online on this site will benefit from preferential cancellation fees in case of visa refusal, and in this case will never exceed EUR 180.

Leisure activities

activity possible
Football (soccer)
Horse riding

Examples of leisure activities organized by the school

Adults - Free activities

Not offered.

Adults - Paid activities

- Guided walking tours of the city
- Mijas
- Flamenco show
- Tapas tours
- Paella dinner
- Puerto Banús

Junior - Free activities


Junior - Paid activities

Guided walking tours of the city
Flamenco show
Tapas tours
Paella dinner
Puerto Banús



Av. Ricardo Soriano, 43, 29600 Marbella, Málaga - 29602 Marbella
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Questions and answers about Don Quijote

  • If you already know some Spanish you can start the course any Monday.
    Louise Granath, LanguageCourse.Net - Jul 19, 2023

FAQ about Don Quijote, Marbella

  • Escuela Don Quijote in Marbella organises the following paid activities:

    - Guided walking tours of the city
    - Mijas
    - Flamenco show
    - Tapas tour
    - Paella Dinner
    - Puerto Banús

    Please note that this list is indicative and activities may be updated or modified depending on the season and the number of students enrolled.
    Veronica Romualdi, Language Travel Consultant from LanguageCourse.Net - Feb 26, 2024
  • Yes. The school offers pickup from Malaga Airport (95 €), Gibraltar International Airport (270 €)
  • Depending on the chosen course, the maximum number of students at Don Quijote varies from 1 students (Online Private lessons 10) to 12 students (DELE Preparation Course 20)
  • 100% of teachers at Don Quijote hold a university degree. 100% hold a recognized language teaching certificate.
  • The highest Nationality percentage at Don Quijote comes from Japan with a 20% representation, followed by students from China (15%) and Germany (15%).
  • Yes, there is an exclusive discount that only applies when booking online here.
  • Don Quijote offers courses from 5 years to 99. Average age is 30 during the summer and 33 for the rest of the year.

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