Colegio Maravillas

The Costa del Sol is famous for the sun and its beaches... studying Spanish at the Colegio Maravillas will give you the opportunity to enjoy this beautiful settings, and of course discover the rich culture of southern Spain!

Benalmadena is an attractive coastal town of the Costa del Sol (approx. 50.000 inhabitants) situated on a hill at the foot of the Mijas mountains range, only 18 kms. from Málaga city and 8 kms. from Málaga international airport, which is within 3 hours flying time from most european capitals. Originally a sleepy Andalusian fishing village with beautiful white washed houses, Benalmadena has developed into a lively and animated town which retains its old charm and character. The town is small enough to provide a peaceful and secure environment, while large enough to offer good shops, hotels and restaurants, a large park and a modern sports centre. Benalmadena offers a wide range of amenities for all ages, such as an amusement park, a water park, an outdoor cinema, a shopping centre, a casino, 18 hole golf greens and the popular Puerto Marina de Benalmadena, with 978 mooring slips, a sailing school, an aquarium and a diving school. It has become one of the favorite meeting places for young people for its dazzling nightlife.

  • Environment : Seaside, Town Center
  • Leisure activities : Cinema, fitness centre, Golf, Soccer, Swimming pool, Tennis, Tourist sites
  • Accreditations:
    Centres Associés et Centres agréés Instituto CervantesALTOFEDELE

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Since 1978 Colegio Maravillas has been providing high‐quality language courses all year round. The “family” feeling is still the school´s most important asset Here you’ll find an excellent study program, proper care and welfare of the students.

Colegio Maravillas Courses and prices

Colegio Maravillas (in Spain)

Combined Course

This program combines group language courses in the morning that encourage students to interact and help a student to improve practical communication skills. The individual language classes in the afternoon allow you to concentrate on your areas of weakness and on things that interest you personally.

Spanish and Cooking

Spanish and Cooking

This is a 2 week program that combines general Spanish courses including 20 language lessons per week, with cooking lessons, and visits and activities related to food and wine.
Students will have cooking classes, followed by dinner twice a week, discussions about local food and wine, local food and wine related excurions, and a farewell lunch. This is a great linguistic and cultural program!

Summer programme for mature students

Summer programme for mature students

This program is perfect for mature students. It offers the opportunity to improve their language level in the morning and to participate in activities in the afternoon. The activities are conduted by monitors.
As participant are not minors, they arte free to participate or not in the proposed activities but it is recommended.
International and festive atmosphere with people from around the world.
This kind of program is particularly recommended for particular destinations as China.

Spanish + Flamenco Dancing

Spanish + Flamenco Dancing

This program offers the opportunity to combine a general Spanish language course with a Flamenco dancing workshop where there will be professional flamenco dancers to teach students technical and cultural aspects of this incredible art form. This is a great linguistic and cultural program!

Colegio Maravillas (in Spain)

Standard Course

This program is recommended for those who wish to learn a language and also be able to do other activities. Improve your communication skills through application in a variety of everyday situations. This course enables you to improve your grammatical knowledge, your vocabulary and your pronunciation.
The standard general course is suitable for those who want to learn or improve a language, while having the opportunity to practice it everyday in the country where it is spoken.
A standard course is generally less than 22 hours a week.

Colegio Maravillas (in Spain)

Preparation Course for the DELE

The DELE ( Diplomas de Español como Lengua Extranjera ) is issued by Spain 's Ministry of Education, and offers official accreditation to an individual’s mastery of the Spanish language for citizens of countries where Spanish is not the official language. The examination is offered at three levels that test ability to read, write, speak and understand Spanish.

Colegio Maravillas (in Spain)

Teacher Training Program

This is a refresher course for foreign language teachers that also provides an opportunity for teachers to enrich their knowledge of the language by having direct contact with the culture of the country, and interaction with fellow teachers from other countries.

Colegio Maravillas (in Spain)

Spanish for Adults 50+

This program is perfect for the 50+ student! Students will learn Spanish or improve on current language skills while discovering firsthand Spanish art and culture .

Colegio Maravillas Pedagogy

At Colegio Maravillas the teaching methods and the facilities are modern and up to date. The teachers are qualified and friendly administrative staff very caring and efficient.

Colegio Maravillas Maravillas Benalmadena Activities

Your experience in Andalusia will be further enriched by getting to know the country, the people and their way of life.
For this purpose we offer a stimulating programme for your free time: Tapa-tours, evening outings to theatres, concerts and music venues for Flamenco or Salsa and Latin American dances, to restaurants or discotheques and more! Day trips to famous Andalusian cities, such as Seville, Cordova, Granada, Ronda, Malaga (not to miss the Picasso's Museum), Marbella, Nerja and many more.

Colegio Maravillas Equipment

The Language School is situated on the top floor of a modern building with 13 large, bright classrooms, equipped with audio-visual facilities and air conditioning. There is also a library with a wide range of reading material available, a multimedia room with free internet access, a 25-seat cinema used for conferences and seminars as well as for Spanish- version movies, a large sunshade terrace with a small cafeteria, common room, teachers’ room, etc.
Wireless internet access is available in the school.
Wheelchair access.