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Messanges surf school

Messanges, France
About Messanges surf school
Messanges Surf School offers you surf & bodyboard courses. Our goal is you to have great fun and progress safely. Based on the South beach of Messanges, on the Landes atlantic coast. Group or private surf courses, experienced and qualified instructors. English speaking. Surf equipment hire. Surfcamp.
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Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

I know nothing about the school, I have only rented surfboards. Prices maybe are correct for this zone, but service is intollerable.. before paying everything is perfect, after they start telling you: “we don’t have your size of board”, “you cannot rent the soft board...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Francesco-M-Venezia
redonc, Gérant at Messanges surf school, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2019

Dear Francesco, I'm very surprised about what you say! Nobody reported me your disappointment. we show the surfboard you can rent before payement all the time! we always say before we can't rent the softboard when we have surf lessons if we told you only...More

Reviewed September 7, 2017

What can I say, great comms, good value, super friendly team...Deborah is a treasure and Cyril is a great coach especially with young children...and my technique improved as well. Having visited and surfed the region before we were looking for another surf school for my...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Keith B
Reviewed August 24, 2017

We went to Messanges Surf School by random, and it was really top! Very nice and fun team with pro and friendly trainers/teachers. They take care of kids and teenagers. Cyril has been dedicated and cautious, giving good advices and explaining simply to kids what...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Traveller8071
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Only used for hiring boards but the staff were really friendly. 10euro for 2 hours is pretty reasonable and right on the beach so no long walks. To be fair the soft boards were showing signs of a long season of hiring but given my...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Peter E
Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

My three kids hit the waves with Cyril. He was patient and knowledgeable and they learned loads. They loved every second and are already insisting we come back to Messanges next year so they can do the next course.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Matthew T
Reviewed September 3, 2014

My husband and daughter took surf lessns and rented boards afterwards. All the staff was always been patient and friendly - especially Remy who is now off to Canada ;(. Both my husband and my daughter progressed really well and enjoeyed every lesson. The prices...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Travellingalligator
Reviewed July 5, 2014

We have just returned from a family holiday at Le Vieux Port campsite, near Messanges, France. The highlight by far, was the surf lessons we took with Messange Surf School. The safety, contact with customers, service, tuition, instructors,equipment and lessons were excellent. Couldn't fault a...More

Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank TessieM315879
Reviewed April 2, 2014

I am a qualified surf instructor with over 32 years of surfing experience. I worked at Massange surf school a few seasons back. I had worked for a number of surf schools before, but at Message surf school I was very impressed with the overall...More

Date of experience: July 2013
3  Thank Brights75
Reviewed December 27, 2012

my daughter loved the lessons ,very saftey concious,fantastic language skills very friendly even when only hiring a board helpful advice was abundent ,made our holiday a bit more special. anyone going to this stretch of beach should try them

Date of experience: May 2012
2  Thank mezzzz1211
Reviewed September 25, 2012

Wir haben unvergessliche Momente dort erlebt. Viel Geduld, immer gute Laune - we simply had a great time - the whole family (2 adults, kids 12 + 10)

Date of experience: August 2012
1  Thank Torsten A
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