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Reviewed 1 week ago

We surfed in Nov 2019, a group lesson- instructor to student ratio was 1:3, which was amazing. It was an ugly day for weather, but we were so warm in the provided wetsuits- no problem to stay in the water at all. Our instructors were...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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Surf S, Manager at Surf Sister Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad you enjoyed your lesson! It is hard to believe that the suits keep you warm, but they seem to do the trick. Hope to see you in the water again soon (Maybe in the sun next time!)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my friend did a day one lesson and absolutely loved it!! The experience was undeniable! Monica was our instructor and she was ever so sweet and fun, she made us fall in love with surfing!! We're hooked for good.. thank you Monica and...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Liviokeefe
Surf S, Manager at Surf Sister Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the review! We are so happy that you had a wonderful time with Monica. She is great at sharing her passion for surfing! Come back soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a one-on-one lesson with Jo whilst we were staying at the Pacific Sands resort in Tofino. Very patient instruction was given and super helpful in understanding the absolute basics of surfing and the sea. We started off on the sand; practicing the movement required...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 29philp
Surf S, Manager at Surf Sister Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the review! WE are so happy that you had a great and memorable first surf experience! Keep on surfing!

Reviewed October 26, 2019

Staff are very friendly and welcoming and I had an amazing time learning to surf. It was really cool having a female surf instructor! Would highly recommend taking a lesson at surf sisters surf shop.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Cooper T
Surf S, Manager at Surf Sister Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for surfing with us! Hope to see you out on the water again soon! So happy we could give you a good experience :)

Reviewed October 18, 2019

Had an awesome experience with Surf Sisters from steping into their Shop to ‘Mon’s’ (Monica) well-paced afternoon lesson. Would do it all over again, and might have to because the learning curve is steep for me, and would sign up with the Surf Sisters for...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Surf S, Manager at Surf Sister Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so happy you came and took a lesson with us, and stoked that you got to see our favorite surf competition! Come back to visit anytime for another "free" cup of coffee ;)

Reviewed September 25, 2019

My girlfriend and I did both days and had an amazing time! Teachers were knowledgeable and kind. Would recommend.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Chelsea M
Surf S, Manager at Surf Sister Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the response! We hope to see you out on the water again soon practising all your new skills!

Reviewed September 18, 2019 via mobile

Had a great surf session with this company. Three hours of absolute fun. I think she was new but her enthusiasm was great. Tips and advice were perfect

Date of experience: September 2019
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Surf S, Manager at Surf Sister Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2019

Glad you had a blast! Thank you for coming surfing with us, hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed September 15, 2019

I DID care the morning I awoke to a typical Tofino squall. Hmmm...supposed to be a vacation - surfing or sleeping in on a rainy Thursday morning? Whoa, did I make the right choice!! Stephanie and Ava had us prepped and ready to hit the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Surf S, Manager at Surf Sister Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2019

We are so thankful that you didn't sleep in! Surfing is the best rainy day activity, thank you so much for pointing that out. We love sharing our passion for surfing no matter what the weather. Hope to get you out on the water again...More

Reviewed September 12, 2019

Booked a private surf lesson at Surf Sisters at Pacific Sands Resort. The staff at Surf Sisters were very friendly and answered all our newby questions. First time surfing for our group. Our Instructor, Isabelle, was fantastic, positive and encouraging. She stayed in the surf...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Surf S, Manager at Surf Sister Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2019

Staying at Pacific sands has the best perks! We love drinking hot chocolate after our lessons there! Thank you so much for coming surfing with us, we are so happy that we could share our passions for surfing with you!

Reviewed September 11, 2019 via mobile

We had a great experience with Surf Sister, doing the day 1 beginners surf class. The basics were presented really clearly and when we got in the water the instructors were always there with some advice if you needed it. Definitely recommend getting there on...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Surf S, Manager at Surf Sister Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2019

Glad we could share a memorable first surf experience! Thank you so much for coming out surfing with us, hope to see ou again soon

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