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04-09-2018 by Florecita

To help you choose the best language school in Madrid to learn Spanish, we have selected the six best schools of 2018 for you. All selected schools have a study room, Wi-Fi, offer activities and give you a certificate upon completion of the course. The maximum number of students is between 8 and 10 and all schools are accredited.

Read on to find out why these are the best language schools in Madrid!

Number 1: Learn Spanish in Madrid at Tandem Madrid

At Tandem Madrid you learn Spanish at a very special location: in a mansion built in the 19th centrury. Located in the middle of Madrid's art triangle and next to Plaza de Cibeles. This means that there are enough cultural attractions around the school. Tandem Madrid finds it important to teach you Spanish in a holistic way .It takes different cultures of the students into account within the lessons. Tandem Madrid has the reputation of high quality teaching in which the individual student is the centre. Tandem Madrid meets the requirements and criteria of Cervantes.

Number 2: Learn Spanish in Madrid at AIL Madrid

In the center of Madrid, just a few minutes from Parque Retiro you will find the Spanish language school AIL Madrid. This school is located in the wealthy and attractive district (barra) Salamanca.

The quality of the lessons is guaranteed because all teachers have to undergo a special training before they can stand in front of the class. All teachers speak Spanish as their mother tongue and are observed monthly to ensure the quality of teaching.

AIL offers, without any obligation, special Spanish culture lessons, based on more than 60 (!) activities that change weekly. Besides that the school offers a service where you can borrow a Spanish mobile for free during your stay. AIL Madrid is also accredited by Cervantes.

Number 3: Learn Spanish in Madrid at Academia Contacto

At this small-scale school you quickly get to know everyone. Academia Contacto is a stone's throw away from Madrid's ‘ghost station’, which has now become the Chamberí museum.

The teachers are always there to answer your questions and have a shared passion: to teach Spanish in a dynamic and interactive way.

The school organizes evenings with live music, wine tastings and exhibitions, as well as lectures and discussions on social or political topics. The Cervantes accreditation guarantees the quality at Academia Contacto.

Number 4: Learn Spanish in Madrid at LAE Madrid 

LAE is a modern language school, right in the center of Madrid. The main shops are just around the corner. With a maximum of 8 students per class and the choice to attend classes in the morning or afternoon, LAE does everything to give you the best experience in a modern environment. Fruit, coffee and tea are always available to make your learning environment as pleasant as possible. Besides that you can prepare you can even make your own healthy lunch in the kitchen.

The activities are supervised by the teachers themselves and are not only fun, but also educational. LAE Madrid is also affiliated with Cervantes.

Number 5: Learn Spanish in Madrid at Linguaschools Madrid

Linguaschool Madrid has 7 classrooms with a maximum of 9 students per class and is located on the edge of the tourist part of the city - in a more quiet part - with the lively neighborhood Chueca just around the corner. In every class there is a mix of students of different ages, creating a nice mixed group. The enthusiastic teachers can not wait to teach you the Spanish language and culture. Cervantes guarantees the quality at Linguaschools Madrid by regularly assessing their courses and activities.

Number 6: Learn Spanish in Madrid at Estudio Sampere Madrid

Right next to the Lista metro station in the Salamanca district lies the school Estudio Sampere Madrid. The teachers are always available too answer your questions and have followed a ELE program to guarantee their qualities in teaching. The school is close to shops and restaurants..

Good luck with your choice! Still have any questions? Just send us a chat or email: We are happy to help :-).

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