PLAYALINGUA DEL CARIBE, International Language Center, was founded more than 16 years ago and benefits a strong background of 43 years pedagogical experience in Europe.


The school earned its reputation for the quality of its pedagogy , hospitality and friendly atmosphere.

Our professional teachers are eager to help their students enhancing their learning abilities and enjoy a really pleasant experience living their immersion in México!

Most of them have been part of Playalingua for 12 years and are still enthusiastic to share their passion for their culture and knowledge of Spanish Language, showing the greatest respect for the students and their task.

This is the right place to enjoy a wonderful learning experience combined with the discovery of one of the nicest and more fascinating Caribbean destination!


Our language school is made up of two parts. The school has 8 classrooms, a library, exhibition room and offices, located at the entrance. We have 4 computers for internet access, as well as wireless connection for the students who bring their laptop.

The lodging area, on the other hand, has 12 double rooms with private bathroom, and 10 single rooms with shared bathroom, as well as a cafeteria for breakfast. Between the two buildings, students can enjoy the garden, relax in the pool or take a siesta in a hammock.

Playalingua was one of the first language schools to learn spanish established in Playa del Carmen. We are a small independent school, and offer a personalized service to all our students. At Playalingua our professional and competent staff provides you with personal attention and is always available to assist in meeting your needs.

Playalingua was founded on May 5th, 1999 and officially inaugurated on September 3rd of that same year. The school benefits from its creators 40 years pedagogical experience in Europe.

Playalingua is officially recognized by ICAT (Instituto de Capacitación de los Trabajadores del Estado) and by SECTUR (Secretaría de Turismo).

4 great reasons to learn spanish in Playalingua:

  1. Classes and residence are at the same building.
  2. Just 5 minutes walking from the beach and 5th avenue, no need to take a taxi (day or night).
  3. Experienced and motivated teachers (most of them are teaching in Playalingua for 7 years now).
  4. Human size school and friendly yet very professional atmosphere.