Personalized Spanish, San Jose, Costa Rica

What we like about the school

  • Small class sizes
  • Rooftop terrace

Personalized Spanish

  • Personalized Spanish is located in the Costa Rican capital city of San José. Housed in a beautiful Residential building with its very own patio and garden, the school is within a few moments walk of many shopping malls, restaurants, banks and green spaces, ensuring students have all they need to further their learning from a comfortable environment. The facilities of Personalized Spanish are excellent, offering everything a student may need to reach their language goals. These facilities include a library, movie room, garden, free parking and a student support desk for ...
    any questions or queries that may arise. The school's layout ensures that most classrooms have ample natural light to create an optimal learning environment. Course selection offers options that are very personalised to the needs of each student, with group courses being in groups as small as 4 people and private or semi-private tuition available for a more tailor-made programme. The friendly and experienced staff of Personalized Spanish assess each student's needs and interests before giving them their personalised learning experience, designed to improve their Spanish from the first day! Fully Immersive "Experience" programmes are available throughout the year, offering fantastic insights into the local culture and beautiful surroundings of Costa Rica. Such "Experience" programmes include "Living Costa Rica", "Spanish for Nature Lovers" and the "Spanish Family Experience" programme.
  • The language school Personalized Spanish was founded in San Jose, Costa Rica in 18.
  • Address: Calle Vieja de Tres Rios, 30303 - San Jose, Costa Rica (see on map)
  • Legal name / parent company: Personalized Spanish Cerracos S.A.
  • Tax registration ID: 3-101-380984

Covid-19 related security measures that are taken by Personalized Spanish


Experience Costa Rican and Latin American culture and learn Spanish through Personalized Spanish classes online!
The Spanish Courses Online are aimed specifically to those persons who wish to learn, improve or practice their Spanish and are unable to travel or combine their training with their personal lives (studies, work, family).
Our Pre-trip Spanish and culture program online is one of our Courses Online designed for enrolled students or students with a lot of interest in our immersion program, in this way they become familiar with the Spanish and the cultural part when they arrive at the airport and at the home of the Costa Rican family.
For over 10 years, Personalized Spanish Online has helped our past students to continue the process of learning Spanish. We currently have students for more than 6 years in online program one on one.


  • Microwave for student use

  • Fridge for student use

  • Library

  • Movie room

  • Garden

  • Rooftop terrace

  • Balcony / terrace

  • Student support desk

  • Copy machine

  • Free coffee

  • Free WIFI

  • Free parking

Classroom equipment

  • TV in some classrooms

  • Electronic whiteboard in some classrooms

  • Air conditioning in some classrooms

  • Heating in some classrooms

  • Ample natural light in most classrooms

Number of classrooms:


Facilities for disabled students

  • Adapted for students with learning difficulty

Our price includes

  • INCLUDED Organized activities
  • INCLUDED Wireless LAN zone at school
  • INCLUDED Free certificate of course attendance
  • INCLUDED Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • INCLUDED Language level placement test before arrival

Course material:

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

Average number of levels

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

Minimum age of students

  • 18 years
  • 6 years for specific Junior courses

Spanish teacher qualifications

  • 90% hold a university degree
  • 10% hold a recognised language teaching qualification

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


Optional airport transfer

Juan Santamaría International Airport:
40 US$ drop off
free airport transfer without additional costs pick up
free airport transfer without additional costs (return trip)

Days without class

In 2021 (including national and regional bank holidays): 01 Jan. 2021, 01 Apr. 2021, 02 Apr. 2021, 11 Apr. 2021, 01 May 2021, 25 Jul. 2021, 02 Aug. 2021, 15 Aug. 2021, 15 Sep. 2021, 01 Dec. 2021, 25 Dec. 2021.
School policy regarding bank holidays:Full number of lost classes are made up

Spanish Courses

Note: All courses offered by Personalized Spanish, San Jose can be reserved online with LanguageCourse.Net. In case a course is not listed above, just let us know.
Lesson duration: 60 minutes
School's administrative fee: 50.00 US$


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    FAQ about Personalized Spanish, San Jose

  • Spanish courses at Personalized Spanish start at 0 US$ for course with lessons per week. When booking here you benefit from an exclusive discount.
  • Yes. The school offers pickup from Juan Santamaría International Airport ( US$)
  • Depending on the chosen course, the maximum number of students at Personalized Spanish varies from students () to students ()
  • 90% of teachers at Personalized Spanish hold a university degree. 10% hold a recognized language teaching certificate.
  • The highest Nationality percentage at Personalized Spanish comes from USA with a 60% representation, followed by students from Japan (20%) and Switzerland (20%).
  • Yes, there is an exclusive discount that only applies when booking online here.
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