Since 1985
Spanish School in Antigua Guatemala, providing exceptional spanish education since 1985, Antigüeña Spanish Academy is authorized by the Ministry of Education of Guatemala, and INGUAT , we have been highly recommended at, Lonely Planet , Foot Print , The Rough Guide, Open Road, Frommer´s Moon and others. We work in cooperation with ( University of Pacific of Law ) and thousands of satisfied students from all over the world.

One of the most recognized Spanish Schools in Antigua Guatemala, working with spanish students since 1985 in Antigua Guatemala. Recommended by the most important travel guides and some universities around the world. As well as thousands of spanish students.
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Since 1985. Over 35 years providing Exceptional Spanish Education

5 Stars Qualification. Experienced and qualified teachers. Flexibility and good prices. Great reviews.

Every monday from 2:00pm to 4pm there is Antigua Guatemala City tour (one teacher). During this tour, we'll provide you with information about restaurants, bars, cinemas, banks, supermarket, laundries, internet-cafes, barber shops, gyms, churches and many other places and services available in town in order for you to feel comfortable to shop and walk around the city.

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FAQ section

We have listed some of the most frequently asked questions our students share with us at the school. 

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2016 Revalidation of the Creditation by the Ministry of Education, athorizing us to keep working until 2019. All schools in Guatemala should have it !!!
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Our Blog

  • Traditional Molletes for Christmas Guatemalan Recipe
    - Dec 09, 2019

    Guatemalan Christmas muffins are very popular during December. They are very similar to Lent Muffins (Holy Week), but with small differences that also make them special and favorite for many at lunchtime for dessert.

  • Burning of the Devil in 2019 Antigua Guatemala
    - Dec 02, 2019

    A devil made of paper, wood and cloth. A devil of an intense red color, in a thoughtful position, thinking the answer to the public complaint. This devil represents a satire of the country's politics.

  • Guatemalan Churrasco and Chirmol Recipe
    - Nov 25, 2019

    The "Guatemalan Churrasco", or also known as "Churrasquito" has many traditional flavors of the typical Guatemalan food. It is a traditional dish for lunch, accompanied by rice, flipped beans, roasted corn, guacamole and the very important Guatemalan Chirmol.

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Skype or Returning to Antigua ?

If you would like to continue learning Spanish, either online with us or returning again, please contact the school administration.

We provide the best Spanish language teaching since 1985. We have been highly recommended by Lonely Planet, Frommer's, Foot Print, The Rough Guide, Moon, Open Road and a lot of satisfied students from all over the world. We got Golden Awards from Club Rotario International for excellent Spanish tuition and to supports Education Projects in poor communities here in Guatemala. We are authorized by Ministry of Education and INGUAT, teachers, homestay families , director and owner are 100% Guatemalan to ensure complete immersion here in Antigua Guatemala. Our teachers are trained in the university to teach Spanish, and are highly qualified to teach beginners and advanced students seeking a master of the Spanish language.

We have different types of families with private bathroom and shared bathroom according the price.

In 2011 Antiguan Spanish Academy, is mentioned in newspaper articles of the United States of America, the NEW YORK TIMES, date March 8, 2011, and in the SUN newspaper SENTENEL as of January 16, 2011.

Our location and Antigua Guatemala Map

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Important Location Note

When you visit the school for the first time, please go directly to the center located at "1a Calle Poniente # 10 Antigua Guatemala GT", a few steps from La Merced Church. We highly recommend using the Google map to guide you in locating our central office. We have an annex facilities that are only for receiving classes.

Need safe transport to Antigua?

We can assist you with private transportation from Guatemala airport to Antigua and Antigua to back to the airport, but this service is provided by a travel agency which has no connection with the school. There are also several ways to come to Antigua and return to airport, such as hiring a taxi, collective suttles, uber or by taking a public bus.

Please feel free to use any service you wish to come to Antigua. You are welcome to come directly to the school or we can provide the name and address to the family home-stay if you like. For trips and tour arrangements here in Antigua we recommend to search online or guidebooks to find out which are most recommended by other travelers and reserve directly with each agency.


We have available in our programs at the spanish school.

  • Volunteer programs
  • Skype Spanish Classes
  • Spanish Classes on weekends
  • Spanish Clases for Business, Lawyers, Doctors, Nourses, Misionners, Travellers and other

We also offer

When coming to study with us, we also offer to you:

  • 5 activities free during the week from 2 to 4pm
  • **Coffee, Pure Water and Wifi.
  • Material to study, grammar, homework and vocabulary
  • Salsa classes for free (with the national sub champions company)
  • Contact us and ask for our special packages for classes and accommodation
**PLEASE bring your own cup with you for water and coffee, since it is prohibited in Antigua to use plastic and duroport for environmental reasons.


What our students are saying!

Learn more about us by reading our students reviews, sharing their experiences in Antigua Guatemala and the spanish school.

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Accreditation and References

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Our school is located 50 meters from the Iglesia La Merced, one of the best locations throughout Antigua Guatemala

Spanish Online

We are happy to announce our spanish clases online through Skype. If you are not coming to Antigua Guatemala, or wish to get started. Please let us know.

Get in touch

Spanish Academy Antiguena
1a Calle Poniente #10 Antigua Guatemala 03000

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Tel: 5735 4638

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