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Viva Spanish School

Del Banco Produzcamos, 2 cuadras al sur | Barrio La Luz, Managua, Nicaragua
+505 2270 2339
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So when we arrived at the school we weren't even sure it was open. The gate was closed but we... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2018
Onyx_and_Mouse
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Kitchener, Canada
Teacher was great but couldn’t recommend the school or homestay.

1 week homestay and brush up on Spanish classes before heading out into Nica. I dont want to be... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2018
90Drew
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Interlaken, Switzerland
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Viva Spanish School is Nicaragua's leading Spanish language school. Our programs focus on teaching Spanish to non-Spanish speakers. Our students include Embassy employees and their families, NGOs and mission groups, medical teams, university students and tourists. We offer cost effective, one-on-one classes with a flexible curriculum designed to meet the individual goals of our students.
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  • Average3%
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Del Banco Produzcamos, 2 cuadras al sur | Barrio La Luz, Managua, Nicaragua
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+505 2270 2339
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

So when we arrived at the school we weren't even sure it was open. The gate was closed but we called out and they came. The teachers we had were really nice. Unfortunately my daughter 11 got sick so I only ended up going for...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

1 week homestay and brush up on Spanish classes before heading out into Nica. I dont want to be mean because no one was unfriendly but overall the experience was underwhelming. Honestly couldn’t recommend the school or the homestay here. Got the feeling they were...More

Thank 90Drew
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

I took a Spanish class here and loved the instruction. Professional, good facilities, and I learned a lot quickly. This is probably the best place to study Spanish in Managua. However, if your not stuck in Managua for work or something, it doesn't make sense...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017

Unfortunately, I did not have good experience with this school when it comes to taking online classes. My classes got often canceled. They do not give any head-ups or follow-ups unless you ask them why the lesson didn't take place. Sometimes, they say there was...More

Thank Sarenka T
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

Due to my travel schedule I was only able to take 4 hours of Spanish lessons with a private tutor on a Saturday. This was however easily set up with the school and the teacher. They even helped me find a nice hotel close to...More

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VivaDirectors, Manager at Viva Spanish School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2016

If there is something that makes us happy is to know that our students live a good experience with us :) Thank you for your review! It was a pleasure to have you with us :D Best #TeamViva

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Reviewed 2 July 2016

I took private lessons (beginner's level Spanish) at this school twice a week for about two months, before switching to a different course taught at one of the universities in Managua (UCA). The facilities at the school are so-so, but it's a congenial, friendly place...More

1  Thank Wolfgang B
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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I love this school. The teachers are all amazing. The structure and literature that they use to teach is amazing! After going to another Spanish School for 3 months and not having any structure I learned way more in 5 weeks than...More

1  Thank Molly M
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VivaDirectors, Manager at Viva Spanish School, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2016

Thank you Molly for your review, its a pleasure to have you guys at Viva! Remember to keep practice and see you soon :D

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Reviewed 18 June 2016

I took classes at the Spanish school for a week, and it was a very nice experience. They have air conditioning in most rooms and classes are small, so only have a few other students with you at a time.

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VivaDirectors, Manager at Viva Spanish School, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2016

Thanks for the review Rachelle! We miss you guys :D We have so much fun with the group! Check our facebook page so you can see the spanish words video!

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Reviewed 15 January 2016

I attended the school twice . My first time was a great experience and I truly improved my Spanish within less than a week. Both my teachers were amazing and taught mainly by conducting conversations, which I believe is the best way to teach! My...More

1  Thank alice758
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Reviewed 14 May 2015

I signed up at Viva Spanish for a week because of time constraints. Was so lucky to have Behrmann and Raquel as my teachers - they are amazing at explaining complex concept by giving easy to understand examples and shortcuts. I also had so much...More

2  Thank Linh T
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April_M-Mississauga
8 January 2016|
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Response from Jorge V |
Hello April, I will be happy to answer all your questions, please contact me to jorge @ vivaspanishschool . com . Regards
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Peter C
10 September 2015|
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Response from Jorge V |
Hello Peter, Thank you for your question, I would like to follow up your qestion via email. Here is our emails: jorge @ vivaspanishschool com info @ vivaspanishschool com Waiting for your email, Regards, Jorge... More
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