Melkart was founded in 1995 and their name comes from the Phoenician name of Hercules, the found of Cadiz and is located in a typical Andalusian building from 1956 right in the old town of Cádiz. The location of the school will inspire you, as it is close to the promenade waterfront with the view of Bahía of Cádiz between the Plaza de Mina and the Alameda.
With three floors, eight classrooms, two terraces, a great Andalusian style patio and a multi lounge with library, video room, free Internet and WiFi-access you will have the perfect learning environment.
Melkart’s philosophy is to be the school of friends and their focus is on a friendly learning atmosphere that makes you feel welcome and part of the community. The classes are kept small so you are ensured to have maximal attention and enjoy an intense learning experience.
You can choose the general training courses that will cover all basic Spanish communication skills or you can choose some of the four special programs offered: the Junior program for ages 14-17, the Erasmus student program, courses for students over 50, preparation for the official DELE Spanish certification. You can also choose to have special classes like Spanish for Business or with a focus on Tourism.
Great accommodations are available located in the beautiful historical old town of Cádiz and in easy walking distance to the school. You can have flats shared with other students or flats shared with other Spanish locals, living with a guest family or hotel, hostel or other accommodation – according to your budget and preference.
To immerse yourself better fully into the Spanish language with Melkart you can select from a variety of activities including BBQs on the beach, excursions through the city, dancing classes like flamenco and including and not limited to visiting concerts.