ECELA Viña del Mar in Viña del Mar Throw off your daily routine to jump into the heart of Spanish immersion with ECELA. Learn Spanish in Santiago, the safest and most prosperous city in South America. The view of the Andes will inspire your Spanish learning.
Our Spanish language programs are designed to help you meet your Spanish goals in a short time through small groups, private classes, and complimentary tutoring.
Take a look at our special programs, ask us your questions, tell us your concerns, and come see us en vivo!
Our school in Viña del Mar will make you feel at home.
We are located in the center of Viña del Mar a few blocks from the beach, and we are in a safe neighborhood that offers many activities during the day and night. Learn more..
12 Spanish Levels
• All levels start every Monday, all year round
• 7 students maximum in each class
• Academic credit available
• Experienced professors
• Complimentary tutoring
Career Spanish terminology
Spanish & Volunteer
Certificates and Diplomas
We give out certificates and diplomas to our students. We also offer DELE preparation and test-taking in certain school locations.
Ask one of our representatives about how to receive academic credit for your studies.
We have designed our own curriculum materials based on the recommendations of El Instituto Cervantes. All of our school locations use the same curriculum to make travel amongst them seamless.
Our professors use a variety of teaching methods to best teach each and every student. We at ECELA realize that no two people learn in the same way, so lessons and teaching strategies are varied to teach all Spanish learners.
Social and Cultural Activities
Four times a week the school organises activities and excursions, many activities are for free or to cover the transportation and entry fees. The activities are guided by our friendly and professional team.
During the week: City tours, cooking classes, visits to wineries, conversation club, Salsa classes, museums, picnics on the beach, beach volleyball, surf, Night City tours
Weekend excursions: Isla Negra, Hiking in la Campana, kayaking, La Serena, Santiago day trip, La Ligua, Mendoza (Argentina), fishing day
We have both a homestay program and a shared apartment program for our students.
Excursions and Visits
A historically rich and modern city with plenty of things to explore. Specific highlights include: rafting, trekking and vineyard tours. Overnight weekend excursions include trips to the nearby Andes mountain range and visits to surrounding cities such as the resort community of Viña del Mar, the port town of Valparaiso (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) or the famous Isla Negra.