A new way to learn Spanish and Italian in Edinburgh
Welcome to El Patio
If you are interested in learning, improving or practising your Spanish or Italian in a warm and friendly atmosphere, you have come to the right place. This is a unique wee space in the heart of Edinburgh. It's a place where people can get together and experience a little piece of Spain and Italy through our courses, activities and workshops.
Why study with us?
Our method is based on the immersion approach, so the lessons are communicative and are planned to encourage students to express themselves from the very beginning.
Our tutors are qualified native teachers, who are passionate about education. For that reason, our classes are dynamic, engaging and enjoyable.
We work with a maximum of 8 students per class, so each student can get the best of the course. Our aim is not just to be a great Languages school but to be a great family.
Give it a go!
Spanish is the second most widely spoken language in the world, 450 million speakers.
Spanish is an official language in 21 countries.
Spanish is being one of the most popular languages to learn in the UK.
Fun fact! There are over 15 Spanish and Latin American
restaurants in Edinburgh.
Our students say...
"I have been going to Learñ en el Patio for over a year now. The teachers are welcoming, the classes are friendly and I love the emphasis on conversation, rather than grammar."