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Reviewed 17 December 2018

I felt well taken care of by the staff who were most efficient in making sure that I was in the right class but also arranging my flight and land transportation to the other school. They even called to make sure I had arrived safely....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MamaNandi
InterculturaSamara, Front Office Manager at Intercultura Costa Rica Spanish Schools, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2018

Thank you so much for your response. We appreciate all feedback and knowing that you had a positive experience at both of your campuses really makes our day. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed learning through our immersion program. We hope that one...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018

From previous trips to the area I knew we would love the location, but this was our first experience with attending Intercultura and I am very happy that we chose to do so! My two children ages 13 and 15, and two of their friends,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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InterculturaSamara, Front Office Manager at Intercultura Costa Rica Spanish Schools, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Hi Sofia, Thank you so much for your feedback. We are happy to accommodate your schedule, perhaps during your next visit you can register your children in group classes. It is great to hear that you also took part in the extracurricular activities, this helps...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018

This was one of the best learning experiences I have ever had. They are so professional and the curriculum is terrific. I am hoping to go back soon to continue. Every need is covered....really this is a top notch school. I cannot say enough or...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Laurie S
InterculturaSamara, Front Office Manager at Intercultura Costa Rica Spanish Schools, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Hi Laurie, It is so great to hear from you. We are so happy that you had a wonderful time here studying spanish. We do hope that you return to Intercultura Costa Rica one day. Until then, keep practicing your spanish. Nos vemos pronto! Pura...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018

Intercultura does a fantastic job! This review is kind of 3-in-1 because of all of the different things they offer. I was able to drop in and attend the language school for 5 days. My teacher Dariella was knowledgable, friendly and accommodating. There are students...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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InterculturaSamara, Guest Relations Manager at Intercultura Costa Rica Spanish Schools, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Hi Jennifer! It is so nice to hear from you! I was a lot of fun to have you and your family with us for Spanish classes. It was a delight to have both of your children participate in our TEEN CAMP. It was a...More

Reviewed 15 June 2018

My family of 5 with varied Spanish capability got a lot out of just 1 week of classes. The teachers are experienced professionals and the classes are intensive. The home-stay arranged by Intercultura was worth doing for a very authentic taste of local family lifestyle...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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InterculturaSamara, Front Office Manager at Intercultura Costa Rica Spanish Schools, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Hola Bill B! It is so nice to hear from you! We are so happy that you and your family had a wonderful experience with us at Intercultura. We hope to have you study with us again! All the best! Pura Vida

Reviewed 3 May 2018

If you want to learn Spanish, come to this facility here in Samara. I looked at several options to that end and found Intercultura the best value in terms of price, quality and atmosphere. After two weeks there, my sentiment remains the same. There is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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InterculturaSamara, Front Office Manager at Intercultura Costa Rica Spanish Schools, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Thank you so much for sharing your experience with Intercultura. We are pleased you had such a great time here in Playa Samara and we hope that you come and study with us again. We will definitely pass on the kinds words to your teachers,...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018

How can you go wrong when the school is literally on the beach. They even have outdoor showers, hammocks and an outdoor changing room. You walk out the front gate and you are on the beach. Every day you walk to and from school on...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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InterculturaSamara, Front Office Manager at Intercultura Costa Rica Spanish Schools, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Pura Vida Annette! It is great to hear from you! You perfectly captured the full experience with us at Intercultura Samara Language School. We hope you also took advantage of all the extra-curricular activities included in your Spanish program; Latin dance, cooking classes, yoga, artesania...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

My girlfriend and I completed 10 weeks of intensive Spanish training at this fantastic school on the beach.The teachers and administrative staff were both knowledgeable and friendly. They made the experience a pleasure, while increasing our comprehension and ability to speak the language substantially in...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank LorenzoD4195
InterculturaSamara, Guest Relations Manager at Intercultura Costa Rica Spanish Schools, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Hola Lorenzo! Thank you so much for your positive feedback. We are so glad that you and your girlfriend had an excellent time at our Samara Beach campus. Our methodology focuses on conversation, thus we are so happy to hear you have a lot of...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018

I took two weeks of Spanish classes here in Samara in March 2018. I've been to a number of independent language schools for Spanish and consider this the best. It is well organized and professional with good teachers. It is right on the beach, and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Rubysuzie
SamaraLanguageSchool, Manager at Intercultura Costa Rica Spanish Schools, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you for this wonderful review. We are delighted to read it. All the best and until next time. Pura Vida!

Reviewed 26 March 2018

My wife and I just returned to Californa (March 24, 2018) after six weeks at the Heredia campus. We had an amazing time there studying Spanish. The school was great along with the professors we had. Carmen and Fabiola were bilingual which helped us understand...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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InterculturaSamara, Guest Relations Manager at Intercultura Costa Rica Spanish Schools, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Hi there Tom! We are so glad to hear that you both have had an enriching and educational experience here at Intercultura. As you both had a strong desire to learn and live the Spanish Language, your hard work and dedication really paid off! It...More

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30 January 2019|
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Response from MamaNandi | Reviewed this property |
I did not participate with volunteering either but everyone there is extremely helpful with whatever you want to do.
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8 October 2018|
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Response from InterculturaSamara | Property representative |
Hi Nova Scotia, It is great to hear from you! Thanks for reaching out! First of all, no gifts are expected to be given by the student to the host family. But if you would like to bring something typical and special to your... More
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Yes, all of our classrooms and reception are air conditioned.
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