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Van Curaza Surf School

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Van Curaza Surf School
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Van Curaza Surf School, the premier Surf School of the central coast, is nestled the landing passage of beautiful Avila Beach. Offering everything from private surf lessons to summer surf camps, corporate team building or big wave coaching, we...more
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80 San Francisco Street, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

You won't be disappointed doing a camp or surfing excursion with Van and his crew. A great experience and wonderful people! I highly recommend them.

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Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

My ten year old, Jonah, participated in two weeks of surf camp. Megan, Chris, Dan, Connor and Van were not only great teachers; they were a kind, warm and supportive bunch - mentors. Jonah experienced a lot of success and growth on the boards. Pretty...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

We had so much fun, thanx to Van and Connor and their persistance to get us standing on the board. And we did, all of us!! Thanx Van, till next time!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ester Z
Van C, Manager at Van Curaza Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2018

Thanks Ester! So glad you all had so much fun. Hope you guys keep on surfing and using the tools taught, Aloha - the VC crew.

Reviewed July 19, 2018

I had 3 thirteen year old boys and one eight year old have a great lesson from Van! They all had a blast and now want to grow up to be surfers. Office staff was very flexible with our last minute plans and overall it...More

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Date of experience: July 2018
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Van C, Owner at Van Curaza Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Thank you for the review! We are so glad the boys had a great time! Aloha, The VC Crew!

Reviewed July 19, 2018

Great instructors: knowledgable and kind. Very organized. We loved the ability to have a flexible schedule

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Date of experience: June 2018
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Van C, Owner at Van Curaza Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Thank you for the review! Much Aloha, The VC Crew!

Reviewed October 14, 2017

My review is long overdue! My fiance and I went to SLO this past July for my birthday and my fiance got me a private lesson for just the two of us at Van Curaza Surf School in beautiful Avila Beach. Our surf instructor Dan,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Van C, Owner at Van Curaza Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Thank you for the review! We are so glad you had a wonderful time, we love Dan too! Hope to see you in the water again! Aloha, The VC Crew!

Reviewed September 5, 2017

GO THERE it is amazing! Sid was my instructor, she helped me stand up, definitely visit this place! everyone is awesome.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Tyler L
Reviewed August 29, 2017

We had an amazing experience at our family surf lesson:) we lucked out with conditions and the five of us had a blast. Staff was super accommodating and laid back.

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Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 23, 2017

This is our son's fourth year surfing with Van. He absolutely loves the experience and had another fantastic summer surfing at Avila Beach. The staff are super friendly and great with kids and Van is the man! highly recommended

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Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed August 22, 2017

My 5 year old learned to surf in her first 30 minutes on a board. The staff was very attentive to all students and incredibly caring. We will be back next summer for our second round of Surf Camp! Stoked mom. It's worth the drive...More

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Date of experience: August 2017
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