Long term Panama programmes at Habla Ya, Bocas del Toro

From 1400.- USD
approx 1116.- GBP
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The school

Levels
Intermediate to Advanced
School size
M
Accommodation
Host family
Wifi
WiFi is free

The students

Minimum age
18 years
Average age
28 years
Nationality mix
United States, Germany, Canada, etc..
ratings
1 authentic opinion

The school

Levels
Intermediate to Advanced
School size
M
Accommodation
Host family
Wifi
WiFi is free

The students

Minimum age
18 years
Average age
28 years
Nationality mix
United States, Germany, Canada, etc..
ratings
1 authentic opinion

Our partner school in Bocas del Toro is located on Isla Colón, the largest island in the archipelago. You will find bars, restaurants, cafés, a supermarket and a number of shops close by. The colonial-style building offers a colourful, painted interior and 12 air-conditioned classrooms to students from all over the world. Classes are run in groups with a maximum of 6 participants, which means teachers can accompany students closely in their language learning. Based on constant and lively interaction, the lessons are designed to teach the elements of Spanish in a very short time. Facilities include a student lounge with TV, a large balcony and a kitchen. The beach is just 20 minutes away on foot – no doubt you’ll get there as soon as the classes are over!

Pick-up package: 1st night in Panama City and transfer to Bocas del Toro:
when you arrive at Panama City airport, you will be picked up and taken to a hotel downtown, where you’ll spend your first night and get some rest after the long flight. The next day, you will have some time to visit the city before taking your transfer to the airport and boarding your domestic flight to Bocas del Toro.

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Included in the price

  • Level and needs assessment
  • Use of study centre
  • Diploma or Certificate
  • Activity programme
  • Level and needs assessment
  • Use of study centre
  • Diploma or Certificate
  • Activity programme

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Standard course + 2 weeks of voluntary work

Beginner to Advanced, 6 - 48 week(s)
6 week(s) - From USD 1400.-
(about GBP 1096.-)
Lessons
20 of 55 minutes
Course duration
6 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Beginner to Advanced
Students/class
max. 6
Minimum age
18 years
Schedule
08:00-12:00 or 13:00-17:00

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Host family, single room, breakfast
6
1400
3125
2975
8
1700
3975
3775
12
2250
5625
5325
16
2950
7425
7025
24
4350
11025
10425
All prices are in USD.   USD 1 ≈ GBP 0.84   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Bank holidays
01.01 / 09.01 / 12.02 / 13.02 / 14.02 / 30.03 / 01.05 / 05.11 / 28.11 / 25.12.2018

Arrival day: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday/Sunday following course end

Standard course + 2 weeks of voluntary work

Beginner to Advanced, 6 - 48 week(s)
6 week(s) - From USD 1400.-
(about GBP 1096.-)
Lessons
20 of 55 minutes
Course duration
6 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Beginner to Advanced
Students/class
max. 6
Minimum age
18 years
Schedule
08:00-12:00 or 13:00-17:00

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Host family, single room, breakfast
6
1400
3125
2975
8
1700
3975
3775
12
2250
5625
5325
16
2950
7425
7025
24
4350
11025
10425
All prices are in USD.   USD 1 ≈ GBP 0.84   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Bank holidays
01.01 / 09.01 / 04.03 / 05.03 / 19.04 / 01.05 / 04.11 / 05.11 / 11.11 / 28.11 / 25.12.2019

Arrival day: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday/Sunday following course end

Options/Extras

Voluntary work placement fee (Without booking accommodation through the school) 75 USD
Voluntary work (Extra day) 5 USD
Voluntary work (Give and Surf, per week) 27 USD
Laundry service (host family) (per week) (to be paid on site) 5 USD
Extra night with host family 40 USD
Airport transfer (on arrival) (Panama City. Package: Night in Hotel + one-way flight Panama City - Bocas del Toro) 295 USD
Airport drop-off (Panama City. Package: Night in Hotel + one-way flight Panama City - Bocas del Toro) 295 USD
Airport drop-off (One-way flight Bocas del Toro - Panama City + transfer Albrook - Tocumen International Airport ) 195 USD
Voluntary work (Extra day) 5 USD
Voluntary work (Give and Surf, per day) 27 USD
Voluntary work placement fee (Without booking accommodation through the school) 75 USD
Laundry service (host family) (per week) (to be paid on site) 5 USD
Extra night with host family 40 USD
Airport transfer (on arrival) (Panama City. Package: Night in Hotel + one-way flight Panama City - Bocas del Toro) 295 USD
Airport drop-off (Panama City. Package: Night in Hotel + one-way flight Panama City - Bocas del Toro) 295 USD
Airport drop-off (One-way flight Bocas del Toro - Panama City + transfer Albrook - Tocumen International Airport ) 195 USD

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Course info

100% authentic opinions

These students attended a course in this school through ESL – Language studies abroad and their evaluation has been checked. Students' opinions don't necessarily correspond to those of ESL – Language studies abroad, but reflect the individual experience of those participants. This is meant to provide you with further information about this school.

4.9/5
Overall rating

100% of students recommending this school

Destination
/ 5
School
/ 5
Accommodation
/ 5
Value for money
/ 5
Teaching
/ 5
Leisure
/ 5

1 students gave their opinion about this school

23 years old - Switzerland
/ 5
È il posto perfetto per emergersi completamente in un'altra cultura. La scuola offre un'ampio svarietà di attività anche extra scolastiche che ti aiutano a vivere al massimo l'esperienza all'estero. Divertimento mentre impari! Perfetto per rilassarsi e staccare un'attimo la spina da tutte le novità e stimili del posto.Confortevole, spazioso e vicino al centro. Sempre disponibili a tutto e aperti ad accogliere nuove idee.
14 weeks, September – December 2015
Value for money (5 / 5)
Destination (5 / 5)
Overall impression of the city
Overall impression of the country
Overall impression of the trip
School (5 / 5)
School location
School facilities
Classrooms
Nationality mix
Teaching (4.7 / 5)
Course materials
Relations with the teachers
Classroom atmosphere
Work placement (5 / 5)
Accommodation (4.5 / 5) (Other)
Bedroom
Shower / Bathroom
Leisure (5 / 5)
Leisure activities offered by the school
Trips offered by the school
Staff availability
Do you think you've made progress?
« Progressi sicuramente nella forza d'addatamento e l'apertura mentale verso tutto quello che è nuovo e diverso del mio solito. »
School highlights
« I legami che si costruiscono con i professori del posto. »
Top tips
« Fare i tour sul katamaran, sailboat ecc..Escurisoni alle piantagioni di cacao e al batcave. »

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Host family
If you wish to be fully immersed in the language and have close contact with the local community, homestay accommodation is ideal. Host families live 10-20 minutes’ walk to the school and offer single rooms, with a choice of meal options: breakfast, half-board or full board.

Palma Royale Hotel
This waterfront hotel is located a 15-minute walk from the language school. It offers different levels of comfort, ranging from studios with private patios to suites with private kitchens, but it also offers more affordable rooms. In each room you’ll find a private bathroom with a rain shower, a flat-screen TV, a small fridge and a coffee maker. The daily cleaning service, Wi-Fi and air conditioning are included in the price, while the laundry service has an extra cost. The hotel restaurant is available at breakfast (included), lunch and dinner.

Tropical Suites Boutique Hotel
Suites with private balcony, two double beds, bathroom with Jacuzzi, flat screen TV and fully equipped kitchen as well as a presidential Penthouse and a luxury apartment on the top floor, this is top-quality accommodation located directly by the sea. Two partner restaurants of the hotel are located next door and serve Caribbean food.
Contact us for further information.

B&B
Choose this option if you wish to enjoy more independence and calm. Bedrooms are integrated into small accommodation structures close to the course centre. Several options are available, including single and double rooms.
Contact us for further information.

Bocas Surf Hostel
Prices and information on request.

Host family
If you wish to be fully immersed in the language and have close contact with the local community, homestay accommodation is ideal. Host families live 10-20 minutes’ walk to the school and offer single rooms, with a choice of meal options: breakfast, half-board or full board.

Palma Royale Hotel
This waterfront hotel is located a 15-minute walk from the language school. It offers different levels of comfort, ranging from studios with private patios to suites with private kitchens, but it also offers more affordable rooms. In each room you’ll find a private bathroom with a rain shower, a flat-screen TV, a small fridge and a coffee maker. The daily cleaning service, Wi-Fi and air conditioning are included in the price, while the laundry service has an extra cost. The hotel restaurant is available at breakfast (included), lunch and dinner.

Tropical Suites Boutique Hotel
Suites with private balcony, two double beds, bathroom with Jacuzzi, flat screen TV and fully equipped kitchen as well as a presidential Penthouse and a luxury apartment on the top floor, this is top-quality accommodation located directly by the sea. Two partner restaurants of the hotel are located next door and serve Caribbean food.
Contact us for further information.

B&B
Choose this option if you wish to enjoy more independence and calm. Bedrooms are integrated into small accommodation structures close to the course centre. Several options are available, including single and double rooms.
Contact us for further information.

Apartments/houses to rent
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