Intensive Spanish Program @ Nosara Spanish Institute

Location: Costa Rica: Nicoya Peninsula

Term: Fall, Spring, Summer, Winter, Trimester, Throughout the year, May Term, Spring Break, Academic Year

Dates: Year Round

Nosara Spanish Institute

50 meters south of Robin's Cafe Nosara, Guanacaste 50206 Costa Rica

Call Us

Phone: 506 2682 1460


Our intensive Spanish program is offered year-round and is highlighted by our 10 and 20-hour intensive Spanish programs which can also be combined with Surfing or Yoga or our Family program. At NSI we focus on the communicative approach to language learning which focuses on communicative competency and strategies so as to be able to use Spanish comfortably and confidently in everyday situations. Our intensive programs are the perfect combination of conversation and grammar. All of our instructors are native speakers of Spanish with University degrees and a combined total of over 25 years of teaching experience. Our campus is located just 500 meters to the ocean in a modern campus with six air-conditioned classrooms, free wi-fi, student lounge and eating areas and free coffee all day. NSI also offers several accommodation options including student apartments and homestay options. We invite you to truly experience Nosara with NSI!


1. NSI is a botique language school with small class sizes in a comfortable and modern setting with ideal conditions for language learning.
2. NSI's proximity to nature and the beach make it ideal for nature-lovers and surfers alike.
3. NSI's location has been a major destination for families, making it an ideal place to study with the whole family.
4. NSI's commitment to academics and language learning make it ideal for those that truly want to learn Spanish.
5. NSI's commitment to customer service and student retention set us apart from other schools.

Travel Types
  • Birdwatching
  • Dancing
  • Eco Tours
  • Fishing
  • Backpacking
  • Cooking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Deep-Sea Fishing
  • Sea Kayaking
  • Nature Tours
  • Snorkeling
  • Summer Camp
  • Surfing
  • Tours
  • Yoga
  • Spanish

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • Spanish
  • English

Cost in US$:

from USD 199-300 per week

Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

10 Hour or 20 Hour per week group or private Spanish instruction.

Credit Available


This Program is open to

American, European, Canadian, Australian, South African, Kiwi, Worldwide, Asian Participant.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Apartment/Flat
  • Guest House
  • Home-stays
  • Independent living

Participants Travel to Costa Rica

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves
  • Online Application
  • In-Person Interview when Feasible
Typically The Application Process Time is
24 hours
Year Founded