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Koala Surf School

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Koala Surf School
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The main objective of Koala Surf School is to provide everyone an unforgettable experience, lots of fun and get to know this fantastic sport that is surfing. Our biggest concern is security. Surf Lesson : 2O Euros, ( 1h30 m) with all material and...more
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Avenida Dr. Ramos Pereira, 271, Vila Praia de Ancora 4910-547, Portugal
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+351 934 846 371
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

These guys are the best! They provided very good tips about where to surf and how the waves change through the day on the surrounding spots. And we just went there to rent two wetsuits that were in quite good state. They have been the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Eladio J
KoalaSurfSchool, Proprietário at Koala Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

Thanks for your feedback ;) I hope you have enjoy your surf trip :)

Reviewed September 17, 2018

The classes are excellent, I can feel myself improving after each class but more important is the feeling of love for what they are doing that the teachers give ! Manuel and Ana always make me feel at home there and are always supporting their...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Pioneer816227
KoalaSurfSchool, Proprietário at Koala Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thanks Lidia! so sweet of you :) See you soon we Hope :)

Reviewed September 16, 2018

Me and my family were there surfing for several days. All of us had a good time and made progress. Manolo is friendly and helpful - couldn't have been better.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jakob L
KoalaSurfSchool, Proprietário at Koala Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thanks Jakob! See you next year maybe??? :) Best regards for the all familiy. Manolo

Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

If you want to surf in ancora - koala surf is the place to go rent boards and any other supplies you may need. We were embraced with so much exceptional service orientation from the surf school.I mean we were able to surf at night...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank funneyd
KoalaSurfSchool, Proprietário at Koala Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Hi!!! So happy to ear from you!! Thank you very much :) See you next year we hope! Kisses. Koala family :)

Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Koala Surf School was without a dought, the best place to learn to surf and enjoy the sea during our vacations in Vila Praia de Âncora this year. Me and my 12 year old son Lucas, loved those days together with Manolo and his amazing...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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KoalaSurfSchool, Proprietário at Koala Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thanks Sofia & Lucas! See you next year! :) Manolo & Ana

Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

This was the very first time for us (two adults, two boys, 5 and 8) trying to do surfing and we didn‘t expect it sooooo much fun! Manolo and his team are great and easy going and warm hearted teachers, the school is a wonderful...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Safari702871
KoalaSurfSchool, Proprietário at Koala Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Thanks Melanie, Markus and boys!!! See you next year! Nice to meet you guys! :)

Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

My 2 son's aged 11 and 6 had a few lessons here last month and loved it, the teachers who all seemed to speak excellent english, were very patient with my 6 year old who did find it quite difficult. My 11 year old really...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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KoalaSurfSchool, Proprietário at Koala Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2018

Thanks!! We are very glad they have liked :) Manolo.

Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Good value and good tutoring of my daughter - now she can surf confidently. Loads of staff to help the kids and all friendly and supportive - my daughter felt safe when out in the sea. Recommended and my daughter will return

Date of experience: August 2018
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KoalaSurfSchool, Proprietário at Koala Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thanks! Happy she have enjoy :) See you next time :)

Reviewed July 23, 2018

When you walk into Koala surf school you get so much more than just surf rental or lessons..... you get friendship, helpfulness, understanding and joy. Manuel, Ana and family and their team of expert and patient surf instructors run private or group lessons, for all...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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KoalaSurfSchool, Proprietário at Koala Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

Thanks ! We are very happy you have enjoy :) Best regards. Koala family :)

Reviewed July 23, 2018

My family spent a day with the Koala surf school and it was the highlight of our holiday, especially after having spent a week in Porto. Manola and the rest of the staff are very encouraging and patient, even if you are a beginner. One...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Phil R
KoalaSurfSchool, Proprietário at Koala Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

Thanks you so much!!! We are very happy you have enjoy and your family :) Thanks for your offer....for sure If I go to ireland I will go with you for a Guiness :) I keep with your contacts :) Best regards. Manolo

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