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About Salsa Classes Cali

We are a community of independent dance instructors in Cali. Based in the world capital of salsa, we have dancers to suit all levels, and styles of dance. Salsa: Colombian, on-1, on-2, Cuban. Bachata. Kizomba. And more! Our goal is to help you find and learn with the best dance instructors in Cali through private, one-on-one instruction. Classes can be done at home or in one of several of our local studios, while saving the costs of not going through a dance school.

Our Instructors are a handpicked group of the highest quality dance professionals in Cali. Many are competing in national and international levels, and all are vetted by their peers for professionalism, personality, and of course high expertise in dance instruction!

The Community was started in fall 2017 in Cali after having begun initially in Medellin, Colombia in summer 2017. The community was started by a small group of students and instructors who thought both sides would heavily benefit from connecting with each other! We are based in the San Antonio, Cali.

Our Students are both complete newbies to dance, as well as experienced competitive dancers looking to leve-lup their dancing. The main theme is people to come to us to fast track their dance education with the highest quality, private classes you can get in Colombia.

How it works

In this video, our community member Lucia gives a short introduction on the purpose of our community. If you would like to schedule a class with her or any of the other instructors, simply talk to us on Facebook Messenger



Salsa Classes Cali connects you with independent local instructors via Facebook, which presents multiple advantages in comparison to joining a regular dance school.

  • Top teachers. Our community is made up of the best dance instructors in Cali. Teachers are preselected by their peers based on the quality of their teaching, skill level, personality, and professionalism.

  • Easy process. Send us a message on Facebook, answer a few questions in our automated menu, and boom, we'll book your classes with the best available instructor who will contacts you directly for the first class.

  • Handpicked instructors. We select the right instructors based on your profile and needs (Level, Budget, Gender preference, and more)

  • Affordable. Schools have to cover the remuneration of the teacher and the cost of operations. Since we work independently, everything costs less and you save the difference.

  • Support local dancers Dance academies compensate teachers 1/2 of what our teachers receive. Support dance community!


Instructors cover all levels, from beginner to champion


We have studios all over Cali, you simply have to choose the closest one !

days a week

Instructors available whenever you need them, Sundays included!


The first community to help dancers and students connect online

Meet the dancers

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Salsa Cali-style & on1

Sergio is the reigning world champion of salsa on-1. He is a high energy dancer who loves to help students reach their own potential through dance

Salsa Cali-stye & Bachata

Lucia came straight from the salsa capital of the world: Cali, Colombia! She reached final stage in the Mundial of Cali in 2016

Salsa on2 & chacha

Esteban is a champion dancer. He won 1st place in the Colombia Salsa Festival 2017 as “solista”, and 2nd place in on2 and Chacha

Salsa on1 & Bachata

Yessica is a world champion salsa dancer with over 19 years of dancing and 10 years teaching both on-1 style salsa and sensual bachata.

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We know it can be scary, and we're hear to let you know we've got your back!

A one-on-one class with a patient teacher helps create a friendly, non-judgemental environment for practicing. Our instructors are accustomed to teaching foreigners with little or no dance experience, and have collectively learned the best practices and teaching methods. At the same time, being pro dancers, they bring with them an impressive knowledge and understanding of the dance, music, and culture of salsa to share with you.

Learning from an independent instructor instead of at a traditional dance school allows you to develop a personal relationship without Big Brother controlling your relationship. It is very common for our instructors to take out their students social dancing to try out their new moves in dance clubs! As Cali locals, our instructors are able to recommend the best events, the right club at the right night etc. And if they don’t, do not hesitate to ask us directly via Facebook!

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Love from our students

  • Hannah Brown

    I have taken 50 hours of private Salsa and Bachata classes over 2 months with Salsa Classes Medellin, and I loved every second of it 🙂

    – Wei Jun from Malaysia, via Google review

  • Hannah Brown

    I have been beyond impressed. The concept is fantastic; as a student you save money and the teachers themselves make a fairer wage. The classes are absolutely private – in your own studio, with your own teacher, and with no need to change the music every five minutes!

    – Rebecca from London, via Google Review

  • Hannah Brown

    Amazing! It’s easy to set up classes, the teachers come to your neighborhood, and everyone seems to be super responsive and organized. Plus, I had a blast learning to salsa, despite my awkward, can’t-dance self!

    – Sarah from USA, via Google review

  • Hannah Brown

    I took some bachata, Cali-style salsa, and On2 salsa classes. Quality of all the instructors was very high

    – Maxime from Canada, via Google Review

Q: How does pay work?

A: There are 3 payments: a first reservation payment made online through Paypal or credit card, a second cash payment made to the teacher (after the test class), and a third cash payment after half the classes are used.

Q: What's the level of the teachers?

A: From semi-pro dancers, all the way up to actual champions having won international competitions, we have teachers to suit all levels of dancers. See this YouTube video for more, and this YouTube video to see some dancing

Q: What dance styles do you offer?

A: Salsa (colombian, cuban, on1, on2), bachata (sensual or dominican), kizomba, reggaeton, and more. Pretty much every latin dance style. If you don't see what you want to learn in our Facebook Messenger menu, just let us know what you want and we will see if we have someone just right for you.

Q: How do you set the price?

A: Prices are customized to your needs, based on the experience of the instructor, the number of classes (hours) and the location of the class (home or studio). See this YouTube video for more!

Q: How does the test class work exactly?

A: After the first class, you can either move forward with your instructor, try with a different instructor, or get a full-refund of your online reservation payment. The test class price is 30.000 pesos (+10.000 if done in a studio)

Q: How do group classes work?

A: We currently only offer private group classes. Whether its three or thirty people, contact us through Facebook and we'll take care of the rest!

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Administrative office

Avenida 4 Oeste #5-30
Cali, Colombia


San Antonio, Normandia, San Fernando, Granada, El Peñón, Ciudad Jardín


Phone: +57 305 3549993
Whatsapp: +57 305 3549993