LimePay - easy, flexible payment for your next course!

Read on for information about our new partnership with LimePay, giving you the option of secure instalment payments at El Patio!

Español en vivo - Melbourne based Latin bands

Melbourne's Latin culture scene is great! There are many places to eat, spaces to dance, festivals to go to and live music to immerse ourselves in, so that we can stay in touch with our favourite culture until we are allow to leave the island.

This time we've prepared a guide to some of the amazing bands performing around marvellous multicultural Melbourne. Check them out!

Spanish Film Festival Back for 2021!

The Moro Spanish Film Festival presented by Palace returns in 2021 with a curated selection of 29 films offering film lovers a cinematic journey across Spain and Latin America.

Read on to discover our top picks and Melbourne screening times!

I Teach Spanish... Linda Monsalve!

Linda is a teacher who marches to the beat of her own drum - and her students love it! Read on to find out more about why Linda is one of our most treasured team members.

El Patio's 2021 Netflix Shortlist - A Series in Spanish for Every Mood!

Read on to find El Patio's top recommendations for brand-new series in Spanish that you can start watching right now on Netflix! Practising Spanish was never so entertaining!

New HYBRID Classes - Ultra flexible, modern and awesome!

We're now making it easier than ever to choose how you study - week to week! With our new HYBRID classes you can choose to attend the same class either Online or Face-to-Face in one of our centres.

Welcome to the 21st Century! Find out how it all works here.

New courses starting soon!

Australia's best Spanish language school, now teaching both Face-to-Face (when we can) and Online. Learn Spanish socially - wherever you are.

El Patio and COVID in 2021

Keeping in mind the health and safety of our students, teachers and staff, El Patio has made a decision regarding reopening classrooms for the start of 2021. Careful consideration has been given to the requirements for reopening, as well as the results of a survey taken by current students in November 2020.

Empanada & Arepa Cooking Classes!

EL PATIO PRESENTS our flagship cooking class:

Empanadas & Arepas, Live & At-Home!

Cook and chat alongside Paula, learning all the secrets to make the perfect empanada and arepa at home! Doughs, cooking styles, salsas - learn it all!

"Los posesivos" and their place in the Spanish Language!

My, yours, his, hers... the posesivo (possessive) in Spanish will allow you to describe ownership and ask others questions about whether something belongs to them! Take a look at our quick grammar guide to get your posesivo skills ship-shape.

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