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Great instructors; hotel OK; surfing is hard!

We stayed for a week in late March, 12 and 17yo boys and 50-something parents, all first-timers in... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2018
Great experience

This was our second time to stay with the surf school. This was one month after the devastation of... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2018
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Surfing is one of the most exhilarating and natural experiences available. Why not learn the art of surfing in the one of the most popular surf towns; Rincon, Puerto Rico? We will serve our customers with detailed information from professional...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Interior Road | Barrio Puntas, Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico
+1 787-823-0610
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Reviewed June 3, 2018

We stayed for a week in late March, 12 and 17yo boys and 50-something parents, all first-timers in Puerto Rico and first-time surfers. We had several instructors, all terrrific, generally a 2:1 ratio with 3:1 one day. Instructors were a mix of people who grew...More

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Reviewed May 31, 2018

Had a great time surfing with Tito. I booked a private lesson for 2. Their website only allows a 12pm slot for this but on the day of the booking they called and said that they don't prefer surfing around noon. But scheduling was the...More

Thank HSeth25
Reviewed May 7, 2018

This was our second time to stay with the surf school. This was one month after the devastation of Hurricane Maria. The staff clearly went above and beyond to ensure that the accommodations and surf school was up and running as soon as possible. At...More

Thank JinDaiNguyen
Reviewed April 29, 2018

My girlfriend and I had the best time surfing with Whit and Travis. They were extremely knowledgeable instructors and I would highly recommend them to all surfers no matter if you're a first timer or a pro.

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Reviewed April 26, 2018

We had an awesome time surfing with Tito, Jay and Derek. All great instructors for me, my husband and 8 year old daughter. They were extremely patient and enthusiastic given that my daughter and I are beginners. It was a great introduction to surfing for...More

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Reviewed April 20, 2018

I traveled to Rincon for a solo vacation and surf lesson and was really worried that I wouldn't pick up surfing and that part of the trip would be wasted. Rincon Surf School and their instructors quickly put my mind at ease. My group lesson...More

Thank Jon C
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Travis, Alex, and Derek knocked this trip out of the park. From booking and taking time to answer questions, to in the water catching waves and grinning ear to ear, these guys know how to do it. This team gets you in and treats you...More

Thank xandergray13
Reviewed April 6, 2018

Our instructor was so knowledgeable and friendly. He understood how hard it was for a first-time surfer 🏄 to paddle out and how bad we would be beat the next day. The second day he took it easy on my son knowing how much his...More

Thank Theodore M
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Last year I visited the Rincon Surf Resort and Surf School with my wife and teenage daughters and we had the time of our lives. This year we returned with two more families and Travis and his team came through again. The entire crew at...More

Thank S7259JBmatt
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Travis will hook you up to the best instructor for your level of expertise from beginner to experienced. This is our 3rd visit to Rincon and our boys have surfed with the school each year. ROSS is our absolute favorite instructor- but honestly they are...More

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June 3, 2018|
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Response from BikeEnthusiast | Reviewed this property |
We were there at the end of March. The drive from San Juan was fine, and all the hotels and restaurants seemed to be up and running. I would recommend calling the Rincon Surf School to plan your visit. They can tell you... More
December 19, 2015|
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My wife and I stayed there just before it opened. Full disclosure: Travis and Lucas are our sons. The rooms have all been painted and refurbished and are beautiful. The balcony views are wonderful and the pool is... More
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February 24, 2015|
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Response from travissass1 | Property representative |
Call The office. We would love to help. Group Lessons start at 90 for a three hour Experience. Give us a shout 7878230610