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Offer for summer : Surf and Spanish course in Bilbao!

The summer sun is coming, which means the surfing season is just around the corner. What better country than Spain is there to catch some waves and enjoy the beach?

If you are keen on the idea of studying Spanish and learning to surf, or improving, you should look no further! Thanks to Instituto Hemingway, you can combine a Spanish course with surf classes, all in a well-structured timetable.

Our Spanish school is situated in the centre of Bilbao. It is a great city which combines history, culture and architecture.

Moreover, from Bilbao you can easily travel to nearby beaches using the metro, bus or train. Mundaka, with the best waves in Europe, as well as Sopela, La Salvaje and Arrietara are only some of the amazing beaches that you can enjoy in the Basque Country.
Our School has 22 years of experience dealing with students from different countries, age groups and with varying levels of Spanish. We can offer you Spanish classes and fun surf courses at very competitive prices:

• 1 week: sign-up fee (60 euros) + 20 hours of Spanish classes (150 euros) + 10 hours of surfing classes (130 euros) = 340 euros

• 2 weeks: sign-up fee (60 euros) + 40 hours of Spanish classes (300 euros) +10 hours of surfing classes (130 euros) = 490 euros

• 3 weeks: sign-up fee (60 euros) + 60 hours of Spanish classes (450 euros) + 20 hours of surfing classes (260 euros) = 770 euros

As you can see, our packages are flexible. The price includes all teaching materials and the opportunity to participate in our free cultural activities that the School organises. The equipment and board are included for the surf classes, as well as the supervision and guidance of our professional instructors.

If you need accommodation, we can offer you shared flats, accommodation with a host family or in a student residence.

What are you waiting for? Come and have a great summer with us!

If you have any questions or you would like to sign up, please send us an email

Online Spanish courses

Virtual Classroom + Skype lessons with your teacher

More than 60 hours of interactive study material per level
Innovative and effective methodology (provided by Edinumen publishing)
7 levels: A1, A1+, A2, A2+, B1, B1+, B2 (elementary to advanced levels)

All courses include:
10 hours of private lessons
Fully accredited certificate
Placement Test
Private teacher
Free cultural activities
Discounts on your Spanish course in Spain
Unlimited access to our instructional materials for up to 12 months
More than 60 hours of structured study material per level (audios, videos, exercises, grammar, reading, practical examples)

Spanish course for families

Have you always wanted to learn Spanish with your entire family? Join us to do this with an action-packed week in a fantastic city for all ages with amazing beaches and mountains. Our Spanish school in the city centre and can offer you 20 hours of Spanish lessons from enthusiastic teachers, followed by leisure activities every day. Parents will be placed in adults classes.

What´s included

  • 20 hours of Spanish lessons

  • Lessons take place Monday through Friday

  • All class resources and materials

  • Information about the city

  • Free social and cultural activities including tapas and wine tastings.

  • Meals NOT included

Social entrepreneur and environmental volunteering

A social entrepreneur is a person who pursues novel applications that have the potential to solve community-based problems. These individuals are willing to take on the risk and effort to create positive changes in society through their initiatives.

The mission of this program is to protect the amazing environment in Northern Spain and allow its people to better thrive. Volunteers will assist in areas such as developing recycling and environmental programs, creating education campaigns, working directly with local community members and within garden and compost projects and generally helping to promote and educate on the importance of waste management.

This project allows volunteers hands-on experience as well as the opportunity to help behind the scenes with administrative tasks including social media, fundraising and promotional efforts, sourcing new alliances and drafting maps.

Volunteers will be placed according to their personal interests, timeframe and profile. This promises to be a wonderful experience for volunteers to learn about the real Spain, spend time with its people and contribute to its future.

Evenings, nights and weekends are free time to enjoy the sights, beaches sounds, vibes, cuisine and entertainment on offer in the city

Price: 300 Euros per week including accommodation, Spanish course (20 hours), free cultural activities, volunteer placement, Certificate and airport pick-up

Volunteer program in Spain

From now on you can start to volunteer in programs like beach or mountain cleaning to reduce the ambiental impact with your help for a better world with less pollution. If you like animals and you want to help dogs and cats in a vulnerable situation, you can do it with us through our animal care volunteer program.

It is included:

Two weeks of Spanish course, 20 hours per week the first two weeks. The student has to do a placement test . If you already speak Spanish students you will do instead a cultural program.

Airport pick-up from airport


Cultural activities Monday to Friday

Accommodation shared apartment single room close to school (Wifi, weekly cleaning service, all supplies with the exception of meals, kitchen facilities)

Follow- ups

Supervision 24/7

Volunteer placement 20 hours per week


Student can join us any Monday all year round

Learn Spanish dancing flamenco

Spanish and flamenco course

Learn to speak like a local without spending your entire week inside studying. This course combines Flamenco lessons with your Spanish lessons to give you a wonderful week in a Spanish city. Our centrally-located school offers highly interactive lessons with enthusiastic teachers who will give you great opportunities to practice the language in and out of the classroom with our free cultural and social activities. You will also have five flamenco dance classes with our friendly and experienced dance teacher.

What´s included

  • 20 hours of Spanish lessons

  • Lessons take place Monday through Friday

  • All class resources and materials

  • 7.5 hours of flamenco dance lessons

  • Information on the city

  • Free social and cultural activities including tapas and wine tastings,

Meals NOT included

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