Course programme

Salsa in Bern

The Salsa dance school muévete offers Salsa courses in Bern for beginners and advanced in Salsa Cubana, Rueda de Casino, Lady Styling, Son and Bachata.

If you need help with your placement or would like to take a trial lesson, we will be happy to advise you. Just send us a short e-mail. You can also register for an already running course. The courses take place in the dance hall at Mühlenplatz 11 in Berne and last 55 minutes each.

*Prices: N = normal price for the whole course per person, M = price for members of the Salsaclub, S = price for pupils and students

Important note to all dance students:

The muévete dance school hereby informs all course participants that the minimum distance of two metres may be undercut in the courses.
We further inform all students that contact details will be collected from all course participants and that if there is a COVID-19 sufferer in their course, they may be quarantined.

Current weekly courses

Our current Salsa course program


Future weekly courses from 10 August

Our future Salsa course program

Here you can find the course program for the next quarter. You are also welcome to have a look at a currently running course.

Salsa beginner courses

Learn to dance Salsa with the experts of Salsa Cubana

In our beginner courses you learn the solid basis of salsa dancing. Our experienced teachers attach great importance to a thorough and well-founded dance training for you. Here you can find our current weekly courses.


lady styling

Lady Styling Estilo Yanieri

Lady Styling is the ideal training for all women who want to work on their dancing skills and expression. You learn step combinations and movements which you can integrate in couple dancing. The Lady Styling courses with Yanieri have been very popular for years.

Private lessons

You are welcome to book private lessons with our dance teachers. The costs for 60 minutes single or couple are CHF 100.

Please send your enquiries to, stating your possible dates and desired dance teacher.

Valid corona protection concepts

The most important information about the lessons from 8 June

Here you can find the current protection concept of the dance school muévete.

  • In each training course a presence check is carried out.
  • The dancers disinfect their hands before and after training. 
  • The usual "welcome rituals", especially kisses, are dispensed with. 
  • Persons with symptoms of illness are not allowed to take part in the training and immediately inform the course administration by email.
  • The courses last 55 minutes, so there is time for an orderly change of training groups.
  • The dancers leave the training room immediately after the classes. 
  • Waste is disposed of at home.
Information about the courses

Course Participation

You can also register for our courses without a partner. If necessary, we can organise a temporary helper.
We recommend comfortable clothing and comfortable flat shoes.
Insurance is the responsibility of the participants.
The general terms and conditions of the dance school apply muévete Ltd.


If you have any questions regarding the course programme and levels, please contact us by e-mail.

Prices & Conditions

Payment of the course fee is made exclusively in cash on the first day of the course. Exceptionally, payment can also be made on the second day of the course. The general terms and conditions apply to every course registration. The prices for a course or a workshop are usually 20.-/h with discounts for the members of the Salsa Club muévete and for pupils and students.


The courses take place every Monday to Friday in the dance hall at Mühlenplatz 11 in Berne and are reorganized quarterly. The individual courses build on the previous level and thus ensure a continuous development of the steps, turns and figures learned.
The holidays of the dance school are based on the holiday calendar of the city of Bern (except the sports week), the exact dates can be found here.

Course location

The course location of the dance school is in the Mattequartier in Bern at Mühlenplatz 11 on the 5th floor. There are parking spaces in front of the building and also at the Klösterlistutz. The best way to reach us by public transport is to take bus number 12 from Bern main station in the direction of Paul Klee to the Nydegg stop (15 min.).

School Management

Yanieri Martínez López is a passionate Salsera from Havana where she has danced since childhood. She has been living in Switzerland for several years and has been teaching salsa classes at salsa dance schools in Bern, Aarau, Basel and Zurich for many years. Her unmistakable style and her lightness and grace have already enchanted many dancers. Her speciality is certainly the famous Lady Styling Estilo Yanieri.

Arnaldo Rippes Passionate Salsero from Havana, lives in Switzerland since 1998. He graduated in psychology and education at the University of Havana. With a lot of experience, a structured structure and a lot of humour he teaches us the approach to salsa dancing. His agility, quick comprehension and sense for combinations enable him to always bring something new into his salsa classes. Arnaldo also teaches at international congresses and festivals.