Cristobal Colon Spanish School - Quito 


Welcome mi amigo!

I hope this message finds you well.
Thank you for your interest in taking Spanish lessons and/or join a volunteer program through our school. You will shortly receive a personal response to your e-mail, but please read the following in the meantime to familiarize yourself with our school.

There is no application procedure and WE DO NOT CHARGE A REGISTRATION FEE. You just have to send us an e-mail or call us if you intend on studying with us and/or do some volunteer work in Quito through our school. You do not have to pay any fees in advance, you can pay on arrival. But if you’d like to pay part of the fees in advance, you can do so via PayPal or by bank transfer. Please report to this page to know more about the costs as well as the methods of payment:

One of the main qualities of our school is our great flexibility. Even though most classes run during weekdays from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, we can also tailor the classes to suit your needs and plans. It is thus possible to take classes also outside of the days and times mentioned above. More information about classes is to be found here:
If you’d like to join a volunteer program alongside with learning Spanish at our school, please visit the following page:

On your request, we will arrange for you to stay at the Tutamanda Hostal adjacent to our school, or if you’ve chosen the homestay option, we’ll also take care of this for you. We would be happy to help you organize independent accommodation as well. To help us organize accommodation for you, please communicate your exact date and time of arrival in Quito as soon as possible. You can read more about housing arrangements by following these two links:

If you require airport transfer, please let us know. You can arrange it through the school or independently, but we highly recommend that you arrange it through the school for safety reasons. You’ll find more information here:

The school is also able to help organize excursions and tours. You’ll find all the related information here:
If we may be of further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us or visit our School’s website: and our comprehensive FAQ section (Frequently Asked Questions):

Best regards,


José Aguirre
Author of Grammar & Excercises text book

WhatsApp - SMS - Calls - (José - 24/7) 00593998784872
Phone office: 005932506508 - 0059322222964
Address in Quito: Av. Colón Oe2-56 y Versalles
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Cristobal Colon Spanish School - Quito