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Tarifa Max Kitesurf School

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Address: Calle Batalla del Salado No: 92, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
Phone Number: +34 696 55 82 27
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Description: Tarifa Max Kitesurfing School has been giving kite lessons in Tarifa...
Tarifa Max Kitesurfing School has been giving kite lessons in Tarifa, Spain since 1998, making us the kite school with the most of experience in the area, with proven techniques to ensure you learn to kitesurf quickly, safely and with a lot of fun. Our experience makes the difference. We are a hands on owner run business looking to give you the best service and value for money and will be on the beach to instruct and ensure the quality of your course. Our commitment; in our school the teacher will be with you in the water, to help you out and give you the best chances to get up on the board at the first start. Your course will be tailor made with detailed step by step instructions. You will get all the techniques to get good bases and improve your level quickly. We offer reduce group course with 2 to 4 persons per instructor, semi-private lesson and private tuition, from 18€/h with all material, insurance, assistance boat and IKO license included. At the end of your Tarifa Max kitesurfing course you'll get your own official IKO card ( International Kitesurfing Organisation) allowing you to go forth into the world as an independent kiter, and rent your equipment word wide. We sell new and second hand material at the best price and you will be able to get one day for free to try the equipment. We are always happy to advise you and answer any queries. We also offer accommodation package in our kite House, 2 minutes walk from the town beach and the town center where you will find bars and restaurants. Gear storage for the ones who come with their own material, free pick to the beach and ideal place to share good time in Tarifa. Nice ambience in this newly renovated town house, with amazing view overlooking the old town and Moroccan cost. Come and enjoy kitesurfing with us in amazing scenery, Tarifa southern point of Europe. We will take you to the best spots every day depending on the wind direction. Let the Tarifa Max Kitesurfing team take care of the details, our experience does make the difference. See you soon for some great days kitesurfing !
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This was the second year that my two sons have received instruction with Tarifa Max and again they really enjoyed the experience. Quentin was fantastic, showing great patience... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 21, 2015
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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

This was the second year that my two sons have received instruction with Tarifa Max and again they really enjoyed the experience. Quentin was fantastic, showing great patience with the boys efforts and if the wind hadn't dropped near the end of the final lesson they would have been up on the board and away. You have inspired them to... More 

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Brentwood, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Couple of French guys that seem to know what they are doing, (teaching Kitesurfing of course :)) I prefer the way I got my lessons in Bonaire (one on one with the teacher in a boat following me with instructions via headset in helmet), but it looks like all the schools have to follow the rule in Tarifa that a... More 

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Groningen, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

My sister and i spend 5 days with the instructors at max. In those 5 days Robert & quintin managed to get us both up on the board and riding the waves! The groups are small, the Guys super friendly and great at teaching this difficult sport. I would definately advise to take lessons here! And if you can the... More 

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TarifaMax K, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this review

Thank you Jill, it was gerat to see both riding up on the board in only few days... well done !!! I hope you will have the opportunity to carry on kitesurfing and we see you again soon in Tarifa for some great days kitesurfing, sharing our passion. All the best More 

Cooperstown, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

My boyfriend and I spent three days kiting in Tarifa and can't say enough good things about our experience. Rober was our instructor for three days of semiprivate lessons with us both on kites. He was fantastic and gave great pointers. He did a fantastic job of keeping his eye on both of us at all times and being there... More 

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TarifaMax, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this review

Thank you Rebecca, It was great to know you guys and seen you improving your level in stronger wind the day I was riding with you 2. . I m really happy you enjoy your stay in Tarifa at our Kite House and get good session kitesurfing with Robert, sharing our passion for the sports. Hope to see you again... More 

Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Robert my guide was the best that I could have expected he stayed cool all the time and managed to bring me forward very fast so that already at the end of the second day, I was doing my best to do a water start on the board. The organisation and meetings with the school worked perfectly and they where... More 

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TarifaMax, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this review

Adrian thank you for your feedback, I am really happy you enjoy your time kitesurfing with us sharing our passion. You had a fast progression during this 2 days lesson and manage to get up and riding, well done !! During the time you come it was still the Easter holyday, on also the weekend with really good conditions then... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 via mobile

We are a couple from Australia and took semiprivate lessons for two days in Tarifa. Our instructor was Robert. Robert's English was good and we made fast progress. Also, we got advised to change the dates of our lessons due to the wind forecast, which turned out to be very good. On the last day, unfortunately the kite kept deflating... More 

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TarifaMax, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, I m really happy to know you enjoy your time learning kitesurfing with Robert and appreciate is dedication. Robert told me you get a really good progression during this 2 days and both manage to get up on the board riding, well done !!! Some time the kite can deflate a bit due to hard... More 

Utrecht, The Netherlands
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Max Tarifa is an excellent kitesurfing school. The teachers know what they´re doing, are enthusiastic and really flexible with times. Their level of English is very good. Mathieu is very flexible and would really go an extra mile to make your stay as pleasant as possible. I stayed at the kitehouse, which is perfect! It´s centrally located, all brand new... More 

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TarifaMax, Propietario at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Mijke, It was great to share with you our passion for Tarifa and kitesurfing. You get a really good progression over this 3 days and manage to get up on riding, well done !!! I hope you will have the opportunity to carry on practicing in the UK and we will see you again son... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Last summer I finally took my first lesson Kite! I had little time available to me to choose a school and then I decided to stake everything on the first impression and confidence ... I could have not better! Two days of intense lessons with people, let me tell you, it was clearly they take the sea as a passion,... More 

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TarifaMax, Propietario at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, It was our pleasure to share with you our passion for kitesurfing and Tarifa. Hope you get the opportunity to carry on practicing and we will see you again soon for some great days kitesurfing with us. More 

Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

I went to Tarifa for a 5 days (20 hours) kitesurfing course with a friend during the last January. We were both complitely beginners, but we had great expectations since we waited a long time for taking this course. At our arrival Mathieu and our instructor Roberto were ready to pick us up and drive to the beach for the... More 

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TarifaMax, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this review

Thank you luca. You really both had a great progession during this 5 days course, and will be able to carry on practicing safely now. I m really happy to know you guys appreaciate our service, our experience teaching kitesurfing in Tarifa since 1998 and the dedication of our team always in the wáter to help really make the difference.... More 

Loxwood, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

I had 4 hours of lessons with Tarifa Max Kitesurf School followed with some supervision. Both the lesson and supervision were with Roberto who was easy to get along with and a great instructor! Mathieu, who we arranged the lessons with was really helpful, always keeping us updated with wind, time of lesson/supervision etc. By the end of the week... More 

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TarifaMax, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this review

Thanh s Ali, It was great to have you around after your lesson and see you starting riding by the end of the week. You will be for sure jumping really soo!!!! See again son in Tarifa for some great day kitesurfing with us. More 

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