Did anyone say tequila? Visit the land of tequila and mariachi, full of rich history and traditions. Charreria, folkloric dance, and jarabe tapatio are all a very big part of this beautiful city. Be ready to be amazed by its breathtaking architecture and friendly people. From the World Heritage-listed Instituto Cultural Cabañas, a splendid Neoclassical former hospital and orphanage built at the beginning of the 19th century to the Cathedral, to the Guadalajara Zoo, there is always something interesting to discover.

  • Location

    State of Jalisco

  • Area

    78,59 km²

Come to Guadalajara, it will change your life!


tortas ahogadas sold daily


mariachis registered in the state


of the most popular soccer teams in the country

26 million

visitors each year from many different countries

Our School

International House Guadalajara is located in Colonia Ladrón de Guevara, which is close to Chapultepec, a zone where you will find nice coffee shops, bookstores, afternoon concerts, bars and activities to suit all preferences.
Our school has 10 classrooms of various sizes, all with natural light, a beautiful garden to relax in and a gorgeous terrace where you can study or simply spend time with your classmates after school. Wifi in the school is free!

International House Guadalajara
Francisco Rojas González # 30 Entre Hidalgo y Morelos
Col. Ladrón de Guevara
Guadalajara, Jalisco C.P. 44600
Tel:(33) 2469 7722

Spanish Courses

We offer Intensive Spanish courses, which consist of 4 hours’ tuition per day, from 10:00 to 14:00, Monday through Friday, with a 20-minute break. The maximum number of students per class is 8. Students with some knowledge of Spanish can start any Monday. Beginners should start on one of the dates listed below.

If you prefer, we offer Private Lessons which are tailored to your specific needs. These lessons can also have a specific purpose (finance, art, essential Spanish, etc).


The best way to practice the Spanish you are learning is to use it to communicate with a Mexican host family. Our families are all very friendly and happy to meet people from all around the world. Stay with our Mexican families and get the most out of your experience in Guadalajara.