The city is the PERFECT location to learn Spanish. It's the second City on importance in Peru. With all services needed for staying (health, banking, food, accommodation, etc.). Less touristic than Lima or Cusco. Much safer and cost of living is LESS than Lima or Cusco. Being a walkable city,offers a student lots of opportunities to practice Spanish. Locals are very friendly and appreciate visitors highly.
Arequipa is 1 hour and 15 minutes flight from Lima and 1 hour from Cusco. Its historical Colonial Style center, built in sillar (volcanic rock) is delcared Human Heritage by United Nations.
Excellen weather ALL YEAR long: Sunny daytime and fresh during night. February rany season lasts two weeks!.
Casa de Avila Hotel & Garden is where you take classes. Comfortable classrooms set to motivate the student. Tvs, blackboard and all furniture needed. The School is located just four blocks from Main Square and easy to access from any area of the city.
Casa de Avila also provides accommodation for those who want to stay in the campus. Facilities offered for students are:
It's easy to find accommodation in Arequipa and do your own arrangements. You can find many options. We recommend you not to share spaces with English speakers if you want to take advantage of the immersion oportunity. We offer and recommend the following options:
On a private ensuit room. Entitled to use all the facilities Casa de Avila provides. Service includes: daily breakfast, room cleanning, local information, room service. Terrace, garden, bar, library and social saloon are at your disposal. We provide many opportunities for you to practice your Spanish. Hotel staff staff is ready to challenge you every time you want to practice!. Students can take classes in the courtyard as an exclusive service.
In a family house close to the school. You will have a private room in the house. The bathroom might be shared. Breakfast and half pension (lunch or dinner, according to an agreement with the family). Usually, you can get walking to School. The family has been evaluated and prepared by us.
Ideal for couples or families. One or two bedrooms. Rented on a week basis. Basic furniture including a kitchen. Services included. Close to School.Minimum staying is two weeks. A security deposit is required.
Accommodation is only available while you take classes in Spanish School Arequipa. No rent or service without classes.
|Accommodation Type||Period||Price US$|
|School Campus||Week/5 nights||$150|
|Family Home Stay||Sunday/Saturday||$135.00|
|Private Apartment 1 room||Per 6 nights||$160.00|
|Private Apartment 2 room||Per 6 nights||$190.00|