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Spanish Center

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

Rating: 5.0

5.02 reviews

Rating: 5.0

Quality of teaching

Rating: 4.5

Leisure program
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School currently open

The school is located in the beautiful and safe city of Merida, with easy and fast access to commercial sites, parks, cafes, restaurants, shops and banks.  More

Course Categories (6)Accommodation (3)Facilities (17)
Standard Minigroup Course - 20 lessons per week | Max. group size: 5
FREE cancellation
FREE changes
471US$ 448US$
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Rating: 5.0

Quality of teaching

Rating: 5.0

Leisure program
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School accredited by ALTO (Association of Language Travel Organisations) School accredited by WYSE/FIYTO (World Youth Student & Educational Travel Confereration)

The school is located in the downtown area, near the famous Paseo del Montejo and the Zocalo. More

Course Categories (2)Accommodation (1)Facilities (5)
Intensive - 25 lessons per week | Max. group size: 7
FREE cancellation
FREE changes
1275US$ 1215US$
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Most recent student reviews of language schools in Merida

Rating: 5

5.0 | 2 reviews

Teachers are friendly and taught me a lot about Mexican culture too. They do their job very well!

4 December 2018
Course: Intensive Minigroup Course - 2 weeks
Student age: 22 years


Key Facts about Merida

Merida: Known as "The City of Gentlemen" the city is considered one of the most attractive tourist destinations in Venezuela. The city is filled with a highly active outdoor and cultural life. The weather and natural scenery of the city are one of its well known attributes, with easy access to Venezuela´s highest mountains in the Andes.

Population: 300,000

Time zone: +5h. (GMT -4)

Region: Mérida, Municipio Libertador

Currency: VEB (1 VEB = 0.0000 USD)

Name of city in Spanish: Mérida

Merida quality of life rating:

Rating: 4.4

4.4 (8 reviews by our former students)

Visa: Nationals from USA do not require a visa to study short term courses up to 180 days. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.

universities: 6 (rankings of universities in Merida)

High season: October

Low season: March

Average course price per week (High season): 265 US$

Average course price per week (Low season): 288 US$

Cost of Living:

* 100 = prices in New York

  • Student price index excluding rent:34* (66% cheaper than New York)
  • Student price index including rent:21* (79% cheaper than New York)
  • Price index food only:32* (69% cheaper than New York)
  • Big Mac price (Mexico average):0.00 VEB (54% cheaper than in USA)
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type A
  • Plug Type B
  • Residential voltage: 127 V
  • Frequency: 60 Hz

Arrival Airport

Manuel Crescencio Rejón International (MID) - 2362 km. from Merida city center

Public transportation to city center:

Taxi: 48 MXN, 10 minutes drive to city center of Merida

Weather in Merida

Climate Table
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Night-time Temperature
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec58 °F60 °F62 °F64 °F66 °F68 °F70 °F72 °F74 °F76 °F78 °FTemperature in °F
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32 °F32 °F32 °F32 °F32 °F32 °F32 °F32 °F32 °F32 °F32 °F32 °F

Events in MeridaBest time to take a language course in Merida

Day of the dead
Day of the dead

28 October 2020 - 03 November 2020This is a very important date in Mexican culture. This event includes parades and festivals.

What to do in Merida

Merida Cathedral
Merida Cathedral
Cable Car
Cable Car
Sierra Nevada National Park
Sierra Nevada National Park
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    FAQ about schools in Merida

  • 448US$ for 2 weeks is the lowest price for a Spanish course in Merida. The average cost of a language course in Merida is 223US$ per week.
  • Students rated the activity program at COINED as the best.
  • Spanish Center has received the best overall rating in Merida.
  • Spanish Center , located in Calle 13, nº108 , Iztimná has been voted as the school with the best location in Merida.
  • Spanish Center was rated highest for quality of teaching.
  • 'Homestay' at Spanish Center is the best rated accommodation in Merida.
  • You can take courses for just 1 week. For significant progress opt for longer durations.
  • The student price index in Merida is 34.03. For details check the city's cost of living section.
  • Students rated Merida with 4.4 stars out of 5.
  • In Merida electricity is 127 Volt and 60 Hz. Plug type A, B.
  • Best airport to arrive to in Merida is Manuel Crescencio Rejón International (2,362.4 km from city center). See information about all arrivals and airport information for Merida.

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