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Surf Island

E, Elafonissi, Crete 73004, Greece
+30 697 699 0850
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Excellent!!!

I visited Phalasarna beach with my friends in July 2018. The place is simlpy wonderful and the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
kalogdim
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Good coaching

First time I tried windsurfing was 2 years ago at Elsfonisi with Manoulos coaching me for 1 hour... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2018
Dan K
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Surf Island's activities include Windsufing, Surfing and SUP rentals & lessons. Surf Island station, located in Elafonisi south-west Crete. With a beautiful lagoon and a south-facing swimming beach both with crystal clear water and pink sand comprises an exotic scenery found only in a few places on earth. The location is exposed to the north-west wind of Ionian sea and is a side-shore spot with steady wind and no gusts or changes in direction. During summer months the thermal wind guarantee planning conditions almost every day with force 4 to 6 beauforts.
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E, Elafonissi, Crete 73004, Greece
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+30 697 699 0850
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited Phalasarna beach with my friends in July 2018. The place is simlpy wonderful and the weather conditions ideal for those who love surfing. We had the opportunity to attend a fantastic 1:30 hour surfing course by Kostis who is a vey experienced tutor....More

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Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

First time I tried windsurfing was 2 years ago at Elsfonisi with Manoulos coaching me for 1 hour. Today I was back and decided to do a lesson for improving my skills. Met Manoulos and his welcoming partner and they listened to my experience and...More

Thank Dan K
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Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

My 19 year old daughter took her first windsurfing lesson with Stavos. He gave clear directions and followed a detailed progression! She was doing well enough, that he moved her through 2 lessons the first day. We came back the next day and she was...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2018

Ideal weather conditions in combination with ideal environment and with friendly and professional staff make it the perfect place to learn and practice windsurfing!!! Everyhting was perfect! Attentive professional coaches will teach in detail how to windsurf with pleasure or will observe individual surfers for...More

Thank Maria M
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Reviewed June 10, 2018

Nice spot, beautiful beach, very friendly, helpful and professional crew from Surfisland Windsurfing Center ! Great place both for beginners as well as for advanced surfers. Both my son and me had a wonderful time there - hope to be able to return once !

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Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

We lucked out and had the beach pretty much to ourselves. It was our first time trying out windsurfing. We paid for a two hour lesson. The beach was beautiful and perfect for beginners to learn. The staff were really friendly, encouraging and very accommodating....More

Thank May Z
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Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

The professor was really good to teach windsurfing! The staff is really adorable, one of them give me some advice to go arround and find good place. I past an incredible hour ! Thank you !

Thank leopard06
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Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Unique experience. you have to go there. Great spot and great people! the place is a paradise. Just professionals.

Thank ΔΗΜΗΤΡΗΣ Κ
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Reviewed August 31, 2016

Safety meets Fun. Conditions are awesome for improving your skills or even enjoying a session in a place of unique beauty! The crew is very friendly and with excellent windsurfing skills! An experience to repeat!

Thank Stelios A
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Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Visited centre on Elafonisi beach. Very helpful staff, good kit selection. Laid back and friendly but also safety conscious. A great place to learn windsurfing or just have a blast.

Thank Susie C
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