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SURFside Ocean Academy

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"Experience First Class Adventure with the Pros!" An ocean-based adventure company with 30+ years in Turks and Caicos waters offering watersports, kids camps and ecoadventures. Small groups and private charters only. We specialize and are...more
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Grace Bay Road | Grace Bay Club, 33333, Providenciales
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Reviewed July 20, 2018

We stumbled on the SURFside Ocean Academy website as we were looking for things to do and we could not have been happier!! Tasio was very responsive and helpful in scheduling our outings. Ernacio was our guide for two great trips: the mangrove kayak with...More

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Reviewed July 16, 2018

My significant other and myself travel with his parents annually to a tropical destination. The difficulty is planning activities we all can enjoy. I emailed with Morgan for a few weeks and she created a day long itenerary for us that was a private tour....More

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gypsymoe, Owner at SURFside Ocean Academy, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Thank you for sharing, Sarah! I had a lovely time with your family and look forward to your return. Yes, all of our trips have a mission of taking out guests way off the beaten path and with our stories and local knowledge. We love...More

Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

All thumbs up for our afternoon with Ernacio for our Mangrove Madness kayak adventure. We saw sea turtles, nurse sharks, juvenile lemon sharks, juvenile barracuda, live conch and “upside down jellyfish”. A nice beach break to see some rock iguana and snack on fresh fruit....More

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gypsymoe, Owner at SURFside Ocean Academy, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Thank you for choosing SURFside, and such lovely comments as well. Ernacio is a fantastic local guide (all of our guides are from TCI), and so great that you had so much wilderness around you for your experience. We take our guests way off the...More

Reviewed May 3, 2018

We booked well ahead for the turtle tagging expedition. Morgan, was very accommodating and helpful in choosing the right adventure for our family. The half day tour began with a very informative (and a bit of historical) lesson by Ernacio. He then drove us to...More

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gypsymoe, Owner at SURFside Ocean Academy, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience with us and our local guides. Yes, the ocean dictates a lot of what we see on any given day, but we are about 90% for success capture rate. There is so much to learn and share with regards...More

Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

We had a blast on our guided paddle board tour through the mangroves. Saw wildlife and learned a lot about the island. Our guide was awesome, knowledgeable and thought us to paddle board in no time. He was friendly and patient. The equipment was top...More

Thank Matt M
gypsymoe, Owner at SURFside Ocean Academy, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Thank you for your awesome review. Yes, our guides are all local so know the sweet spots, and we pride ourselves on our lightweight and professional SUP equipment from Riviera, Laird, Infinity and Quickblade. Looking forward to the next time in the mangroves!

Reviewed April 15, 2018

Decided to venture off the all Inclusive resort where we were staying and book a private 3 hour charter for our family of four. So glad we did! First off, the owner Morgan is a pleasure to deal with and extremely accomodating, we weren't really...More

Thank J H
gypsymoe, Owner at SURFside Ocean Academy, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2018

Thank you so much for your glowing review. Our guides are definitely amazing, interactive and knowledgeable, and we love families that love to have fun, such as yourselves. I am always happy to create something off the beaten path for our guests, and customize adventures...More

Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our guided paddle boarding tour through the mangroves off Leeward. Our guide was knowledgeable and friendly and the equipment provided was top notch. Highly recommend SURFside!More

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gypsymoe, Owner at SURFside Ocean Academy, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Thank you so much for your great review. Yes, our equipment is the best of Riviera, Laird, Infinity and Quickblade. Super lightweight and easy to maneuver! And our guides are all from the Turks and Caicos Islands, so will take you to the best spots...More

Reviewed April 3, 2018

We did two private boat charters with this company. For the kids, we did an island hop mermaid, pirate treasure, iguana island, tubing tour. Nick, our captain, did a great job setting everything up and was so good with the kids. This tour was 3...More

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gypsymoe, Owner at SURFside Ocean Academy, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Thank you so much for choosing SURFside for your family's varied adventures. We loved having you all out with us! And we look forward to having you join us again in the very near future! Morgan & the SURFside Team

Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

This is the 2nd time in 3 months that we went waterskiing with them. Morgan, the owner, is extremely accommodating. She has an awesome personable team and she is rock solid with reliability. We had Greg who instructed our teenage children. He was top notch...More

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gypsymoe, Manager at SURFside Ocean Academy, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Thank you so much for your amazing review! We are thrilled to have your family as life time guests, and part of the SURFside Family! Looking very forward to our next time on the water with you.

Reviewed March 22, 2018

Went on a 1/2 day SUP tour in the mangroves with Morgan. From the moment she picked us up the adventure began. She has a great way about her--friendly, knowledgeable, but it doesn't feel like she is your tour guide. The trip felt like a...More

Thank Karen L
gypsymoe, Owner at SURFside Ocean Academy, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2018

Thanks Karen! I had a lovely time with you and your son, and looking forward to another adventure with you next week!

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HI there, our number is 1-649-231-5437 and our phones are on us daily (and nightly!) Our camps are great for all ages, especially that week, as lots of kids are out of school. Do you have an email that I can send you a... More
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bethbrienca
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Yes! My number is 1-649-231-5437, and is always with me. What is your email, I can send you our latest schedule?
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