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Yelapa English Spanish Institute

Yelapa, Mexico
011 52 322 2095220
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Excellent instruction in Spanish at any level

This was a great experience! Jeannie is a fabulous instructor who pushed me to learn far more than... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
Monica L
My friend loved it

I didn't attend here myself but a good friend of mine did while we were in Yelapa. She had very... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2017
Mark B
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Yelapa, Mexico
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

This was a great experience! Jeannie is a fabulous instructor who pushed me to learn far more than I thought I could. She kept us all motivated and inspired, adapted well to each student's individual learning style, and made sure all was going well for...More

Thank Monica L
Jean H, Owner at Yelapa English Spanish Institute, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Monica, first for coming and committing to the classes. I was SO impressed that you were SO sure you were coming back to Yelapa to study, although it took 15 yrs to make the work changes todo so. You are a very gifted student,...More

Reviewed 5 April 2017

I didn't attend here myself but a good friend of mine did while we were in Yelapa. She had very good things to say about it.More

Thank Mark B
Jean H, Owner at Yelapa English Spanish Institute, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Mark . Thanks for writing. It is usually hard to write for students who come as it is already a busy life! But for friends - unusual, and I thank you very much. You are an exceptional friend! I would like to know who...More

Reviewed 4 April 2017

We took Spanish classes in Yelapa and had an amazing experience. In addition to teaching our classes, which were quite good, Jean arranged our stay with a local family and coordinated excursions. She did a great job teaching for different levels of Spanish proficiency and...More

Thank carolann4444
Jean H, Owner at Yelapa English Spanish Institute, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Carol: It was a treat spending time both teaching, guiding and socializing with you and Rosita. You and boys were a great treat for Yelapans, Rosita and family and of course mostly for me! You needed no refreshing. You came as an advanced speaker....More

Reviewed 25 January 2017

My experience at Yelapa English Spanish Institute (YESI) was as unique as its setting in the village of Yelapa. In November 2016, I spent 5 days in a Spanish I class with 3 classmates who also had previous class work and individual study. Jean (aka...More

Thank Gwen F
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I recently spent two weeks studying with Jean in Yelapa. Because she couldn't fit me in with her other classes I received one on one instruction, which turned into just 10 hours per week of classes. But if you're with a group it is 15...More

Thank Danno50
Jean H, Owner at Yelapa English Spanish Institute, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2017

Thanks Daniel for an interesting review. Some points to clarify regarding Daniel's two weeks in Yelapa. I offered the same group rate for 15 hrs, because a group was not available, as a private class for 10 hrs. This is an appreciable discount for private...More

Reviewed 23 February 2016

I spent a month in Mexico taking group lessons in the morning and enjoying the rest of the time relaxing and exploring Sayulita and Yelapa. Juanita was an excellent teacher and proved to have a wealth of knowledge about Mexican culture. She introduced us to...More

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Jean H, Propietario at Yelapa English Spanish Institute, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2016

Thanks Donna. It was my/our pleasure to have you part of the group. With the toddler and two other women it was an incredible experience of learning and bonding. I hope to see you and Antonio for another class and if it works a tour...More

Reviewed 16 May 2015

I have been in Mexico for about 3 months thinking I would stay for 1 month - :) I thought it was time to learn Spanish and I love it !!!! What a great teacher Jeannie (Juanita) was - amazing patience, sense of humour, knew...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2015

In early January 2015 I flew to Mexico for two months with my one and a half year old son. My plan was to spend a month with him there learning and improving my Spanish and then to meet up with my partner for another...More

Thank leeniest
Reviewed 5 January 2015

My husband and I have been wintering in Sayulita for the past four winters. We decided that this year, we needed to get a better handle on Soanish and aske Jean to work with us an another couple. My husband was very skeptical and had...More

2  Thank Janice P
Reviewed 31 May 2014

Hola! I had the amazing opportunity to study Spanish with Juanita, I have to say one week was not enough, I did come out knowing much more than before however and was sent away with an entire Spanish study book that she hand makes! Juanita's...More

3  Thank Robynb8
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