How much of the local language do you need for daily living? Are local language classes/tutors available and affordable?

Everything is in Spanish, so you really need Spanish to live here. Virtually no one speaks English. - Feb 2020

You need to learn Spanish. Most people here do not speak English. You can get a tutor for about $40 mil pesos per session. - Aug 2019

The more the better, but because this is such a tourist town you can get around decently at first with just "resort Spanish". Most people are pleased when you try to speak Spanish and will help you learn. - Mar 2012

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