Since 1985
Spanish School in Antigua Guatemala, providing exceptional spanish education since 1985, 1a calle poniente # 10, Antigua Guatemala, Central América. Antigüeña Spanish Academy, authorized by Ministery of Education of Guatemala, and INGUAT , we have been higly 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 satisfed 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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Antigüeña Spanish Academy
enjoy your spanish immersion
where the most important is the spanish teaching.
Profesional Teachers
with Experience
the culture
folklore & tradition
of Guatemala
We are at the heart of Antigua Guatemala
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With over 33 years of experience teaching Spanish language

we know what you need: Quality, Experience, Flexibility and Good Price.

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

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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

  • Anniversary 33 Years
    - Dec 12, 2018

    We are proud to say that we have been teaching Spanish language in Antigua Guatemala for over 33 years, working hard and with dedication, striving every day to improve our work.

  • Traditional Christmas Guatemalan Tamales ( recipe )
    - Dec 10, 2018

    Like the traditional Guatemalan tamales, the Guatemalan Christmas Tamales are an essential dish on the table for Christmas Dinner in Guatemala, a culinary gift to share with family and loved ones.

  • Las Posadas - Christmas Tradition Antigua Guatemala
    - Dec 03, 2018

    The Christmas Posadas tradition (Las Posadas de Navidad) in Antigua Guatemala is another strong tradition in Guatemalan culture and it is part of the end of the year holiday celebrations. Las Posadas begin on December 16th ton end on December 24th (nine nights before Christmas).

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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 pay the best salaries in the domestic market and in time our instructors as well as our taxes. 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
  • University credits
  • Study spanish with your teacher while you are traveling around guatemala
  • Living at mayan homestay in mayan villages around antigua and learn how to weave mayan textiles, dialects, costums, beliefs, how to cook guatemalan food
  • Skype Spanish Classes
  • Spanish Classes on weekends
  • Spanish Clases for Business, Lawyers, Doctors, Nourses, Misionners, Travellers and other
  • Evening Classes

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.
  • Free mountain bike use
  • 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


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.

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1a Calle poniente # 10 Antigua Guatemala GT 03000

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