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Spanish Institute of Puebla

11 Oriente #10, Mexico
+52 222 242 2062
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Excellent, Organized Spanish School

We were delighted with our three week courses (at different levels) at this school. My speaking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brian P
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Denver, Colorado
Wonderful Spanish Language Immersion

I took a three-week immersion course at the Spanish Institute of Puebla. With 4 hours of class in... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2018
DB-Raw
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were delighted with our three week courses (at different levels) at this school. My speaking improved tremendously. It is the best organized and best run organization I have experienced in Mexico. The premises, a converted convent, is airy and pleasant, with plenty of small...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2018

I took a three-week immersion course at the Spanish Institute of Puebla. With 4 hours of class in the morning and 2 hours one-on-one with a native Spanish speaker in the afternoons, this is a learning experience well worth the money. The director and the...More

2  Thank DB-Raw
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SpanishInstitute, Student Services at Spanish Institute of Puebla, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

First of all we want to thank you for the time you took to write the review... we know that time is valuable. We are happy to read that your experience was excellent and that your learning experience was well worth it. If you ever...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018

I spent 3 weeks in Puebla taking the group Spanish lesson at the Institute. Overall, this was a good experience. In a nutshell, did being in Puebla and taking classes at this school improve my vocabulary, speaking, and confidence? Sure. Was it that only possible...More

10  Thank Maria G
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SpanishInstitute, Student Services at Spanish Institute of Puebla, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

First of all we want to thank you for your review... we appreciate reviews because it gives a third party perspective of the program. We also want to thank you for taking your time and writing a very detail review.

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Reviewed 3 April 2017

I've been to the Institute three times over a number of years, and intend to return in the future. They're an excellent way to learn Spanish - the classes are well-structured and taught be experienced professional teachers. While the classes are fun and enjoyable, this...More

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2  Thank 0rmason
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

This program has everything you need: top-notch teachers, excellent materials at all levels of Spanish, well-trained conversation tutors, wonderful home-stay hosts, all meals included, and fascinating excursions. Our Spanish improved much more than we'd hoped, and our knowledge of the history and culture of Mexico...More

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3  Thank vanden34
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SpanishInstitute, Student Coordinator at Spanish Institute of Puebla, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2017

Gracias... The Institute is always working hard to give the best Spanish learning experience possible and bringing the latest in technology into the classroom so we are happy to hear that we were more than you had hoped (this is our goal). Puebla is a...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2015

I have attended several immersion programs in various places in Mexico over the past decade, and SIP is without doubt the best I have attended. As an advanced, fairly bilingual learner, this was a perfect option for me to continue to improve my command of...More

5  Thank wallaced53
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SpanishInstitute, Student Services at Spanish Institute of Puebla, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2015

First of all we appreciate your review of the Spanish Institute of Puebla and we will welcome you back at any time. After attending other Immersion programs we are happy that you attended our program so this will give you a point of comparison. We...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2015

Just don't expect to do it in just a few weeks! Learning a language is tough, hard work. But if you really want to do it, this is a great place to begin. At the Spanish Institute you live with a family, walk the streets...More

1  Thank weffley
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SpanishInstitute, Student Services at Spanish Institute of Puebla, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2015

We appreciate your review of the Spanish Institute. Positive attitude is very important when learning the language... and as you have described your experience, I can see that you felt in love with the people, the country and the language which is the ideal frame...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2015

I have attended many other language schools during the summer months, but this is the best. You can get it all here. You pay one price and get: four hours of intense instruction daily with professional instructors and a highly developed system of curriculum materials,...More

3  Thank rtpaynetx
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SpanishInstitute, Student Services at Spanish Institute of Puebla, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2015

Dear Student: We appreciate tremendously your detailed review of our Institution. We are happy to see that we provided everything we promised and a little more. We try to take care of all the extra things so students can concentrate in their learning (i.e. laundry,...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2015

Antonio and his staff are awesome. I extended my stay because the lessons were so good. My host family was very accommodating and became close friends. Great teachers and well structured lessons.More

2  Thank Kurt S
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SpanishInstitute, Student Services at Spanish Institute of Puebla, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2015

Dear Kurt: I want to thank you for your review of the Spanish Institute of Puebla and happy to see that the Institute was able to help you in your Spanish learning, to the extent, that you decided to extend the program. Our student reviews...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2015

SIP is one of the best organized schools in Mexico and has earned its reputation for precise Spanish instruction, BUT.... it is very old school instruction. Arcane grammar rules await the students. For example, after my instructor had named all 13 'tiempos' of the present...More

5  Thank PhilAxixic
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SpanishInstitute, Student Services at Spanish Institute of Puebla, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2015

Dear Phil: First of all I´m happy to see that you enjoyed the organization of the Spanish Institute of Puebla. We take our student reviews very seriously and we will look into all the details you have mentioned in your review., The books that we...More

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Yes, Puebla is very safe... we have many diplomats from around the world that walk the streets of Puebla with no problem. We also have a group of students from the US Naval Academy that attend our program each year.
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