LISA! Study Abroad
LISA! SPANISH COURSES IN EL PUERTO DE SANTA MARIA
In El Puerto de Santa Maria the sun shines more than 300 days in a year. Our language school is situated in a quiet borough, only 10 minutes from the city centre and the beach.
Price example: 2 weeks £779 - Find all prices here
3 REASONS TO CHOOSE EL PUERTO DE SANTA MARIA:
- Quality: Small classes, more supervision by teachers, international groups
- Great Location: Accommodation nearby the school
- Wide range of courses: Intensive and private courses, dance and riding lessons
The Andalusian city of El Puerto de Santa Maria lies on the estuary of the river Guadalete and is worldwide famous for its great sherry. Its fine long beaches are a paradise for sun lovers and watersport enthusiasts. El Puerto de Santa Maria has fascinating history as the most important breeding centre for purebred horses and has the oldest bullfighting arena in Spain. In our language school we offer a combination of Spanish courses and riding lessons, as well as professional flamenco lessons. Along the narrow streets and on the sunny squares there are many churches and palaces, which are worth seeing. The roof brace of the imposing basilica “Iglesia Mayor Prioral” is home to many stork nests. The historic centre offers a wide range of cafés, restaurants, “bodegas” and tapas bars. Elegant local people toast with sherry during the “Feria de Fino” while watching a flamenco performance. El Puerto de Santa Maria is surrounded by vineyards and pine forests, as well as by a big natural park where you can climb and do some excursions.
LISA! Language courses »
Our LISA! Language courses in El Puerto de Santa Maria are high-quality Spanish courses located by the sea and with accommodation. Classes start every Monday. If the beginning day is on a public holiday, the course will start on Tuesday (see Calendar). Our language courses are suitable for students and professionals, both beginners and advanced speakers. During the course, your will have your chosen accommodation.
With more than 20 years of experience, LISA! Study Abroad is today one of the best agencies offering organized language programmes. Our LISA! school in El Puerto de Santa Maria is recognised by ACADE, AENOR, EDUSPAN, AESLA and ASELE. All our teachers are mother-tongue speakers and specialized in teaching Spanish as a foreign language.
Your language course in El Puerto de Santa Maria »
On the arrival day of your LISA! Language course you will arrive at your accommodation. During your first day at school, you will be assigned to the suitable level class according to your language knowledge. This guarantees an excellent and successful learning.
After classes, you will have plenty of time to explore the city and its surroundings. Our LISA! language school offers several organized activities during the week and our friendly school team will surely give you good tips and suggestion on the city’s highlights. They will also recommend you the best places to do shopping, to have a coffee and to party with friends. You can also explore the city on your own. You will surely find fellow-travelers wishing to join you during your tours. The best way to improve your knowledge of a foreign language is getting in touch with the local people. Therefore, we suggest that you to take every opportunity to practice your knowledge with mother-tongue speakers. The accommodation in a host family is perfect for testing every day what you have just learned.
We recommend that you take a flight to Jerez de la Frontera, Sevilla or Málaga. From the airport in Jerez de la Frontera you can get to the city centre by train in 15 minutes. If you take a flight to Sevilla or Málaga, you should take a taxi to the train station and then to go by train to El Puerto de Santa Maria. From the train station in Sevilla there is a direct connection. The journey takes about 75 minutes. From the train station in Málaga you will get to El Puerto de Santa Maria in about 3 hours with a stopover in Sevilla. You can also book our private transfer service from the airport in Jerez de la Frontera.
Please note that if you book accommodation in a residence, your arrival must be between 11:00 and 23:00 in order to use our transfer service.
Things to do in El Puerto de Santa Maria
Learn more about fascinating history with a visit to “Castillo San Marcos” fortress
Go jogging on the beach “Playa de Valdelagrana”
Taste wine and sherry in the bodega “Gutierrez Colosia”
Try freshly baked Churros in the bar “La Ponderosa”
Listen to live music in “Blanco y Negro”
Play golf in the big golf course
Visit the “Museo Archeologico”
Take a trip to the surrounding white-washed villages
Take the “Vaporcito” ferry to Cadiz
We are happy to help you find the language course which best meets your needs. We will give you advice on the best time to travel, the ideal duration of your language course, information about the respective entry requirements and about how to get to your accommodation. Our information service is free of charge. You can book your language course by phone, e-mail or by filling out our online booking form.