Solemar Academy is an Italian language school in Sicily. We define ourselves a “boutique” school: a welcoming staff, cool atmosphere and dynamic tailored classes!
The school is located in Cefalù, a small town nestled in the northern cost of Sicily, that is known for its touristic breath, for the Unesco World Heritage Cathedral, its beautiful beaches and the Madonie Mountain Park. In short, the perfect spot to learn the Italian language in a stimulating way.
Solemar Academy has 30 years’ experience and it is managed by a very lively, highly motivated and full of energies team. Our teachers embrace the communicative approach but can also adapt the modern methodologies of teaching to different demands.
Description: The standard course is designed for those who wish to learn the Italian language in an intensive way. Lessons are held in the morning from Monday to Friday. The average size of classes is 5 students (max. 9).
Description: The individual lessons are divided into One to one and One to two classes. In both cases, the students can plan their programs and the activities with the teacher. Lessons and topics are adaptable to specific needs.
Duration: 1 week, from Tuesday to Friday
Lessons: 1 lesson per day
Prices: € 75
Description: the Italian Cultural courses are combined with the standard courses. These lessons start on Tuesday and end on Friday (4 units in group in total; min. level A2). Students can choose among different courses: Attualità Italiana; Mafia e Antimafia; Musica e Cantautori; Cinema Italiano; Racconti d’Italia. More info here.
The Club 50+ program is designed for a senior audience. The program includes an Italian course and some leisure activities. Dates: 09.03.19 – 16.03.19
The Natura+ program is ideal for those who would like to study Italian and discover the Sicilian nature, its landscapes, forests, lakes and rivers. The program includes an Italian course and some leisure activities. Dates: 12.10.19 – 20.10.19
Italian and Volunteering
This program combines 2 weeks of “Italian combi course” and 2 weeks of volunteering in a WWF Educational Center, nestled within the forest of the Madonie Natural Park. During the period of volunteering, board and lodging are included.
Homestay service from € 240 (including breakfast)
Single room in shared apartment from € 220
Private Studios in the historic center
Independent apartments with garden
Hotel rooms and B&B
Leisure activities (sample)
Tour of Cefalu
Palermo by night
Officially recognised as language school by the “Assessorato regionale dell’Istruzione e della formazione”
A.S.I.L.S. (Association of Italian Schools in Italy), is the most representative organization of private schools teaching Italian in Italy. To learn Italian in one of our schools, means to get the best certified quality possible. Our inspections are regular and independently run and cover the fields of: teaching, premises and services.