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Ahikava Surf School

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Ahikava Surf School
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420/G Matara Road | Dewata Beach, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
+94 77 590 3527
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really nice selection of boards eapecially if you want larger/foam boards. The bar at the school is also excellent, great smoothies!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ben P
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

The instructors at this surf school are great! First time on a board and after only one hour I could surf all the way in to the shore! If you are hungry or thirsty they can also fix you something from the kitchen.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Fredrik J
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

We were in the Unawatuna area looking for somewhere to surf and found Ahikava close by. We turned up and had an induction which was very thorough and we felt as though we fully understood what we needed to do once in the water. Once...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Tyler B
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

I can highly recommend this surf-school and also the nice beach for surfing. All of the staffs are very friendly, the waiters, the teachers and the tuk tuk driver. The teachers take care dry well of you that you feel safe in the water and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Stefanie2708
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

We are a travel couple never tried surfing before and wanted to try. We had two private surf lessons at Ahikava Surf School. We are lucky and the lessons are very professional with Aslam. He is great coach know everything about surfing and ocean. We...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Earth E
Reviewed April 8, 2018

My daughters had lesson once and came back just to rent the board. Have a place to sit and order some snacks. Great guys...price is good!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank SexyDixie
Reviewed March 25, 2018

The team here are super friendly, encouraging and fun to learn with. Having not surfed ever, I finished my three days being able to ride a wave and feeling like a total pro! Obviously I need some more lessons to look like a pro so...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Hayley S
Reviewed March 14, 2018

we had 3 private lessons at Ahikava Surf School with one on one coach, we all get to know the basics of surfing and we all stand up and surf on our own. highly Recommend this Place to anybody who love to surf.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank gregleonmorrit
Reviewed March 6, 2018

I was staying nearby in Galle, and was keen to try the waves nearby, not having time to make it to Arugam Bay. Based on the good reviews, I signed up for a private lesson, which I feel is necessary to be safe, being a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank wanderwoman8
alareef, Manager at Ahikava Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2018

I am suprised by your review because normally we dont get such review as yours. First i would like to explain about your comparison Sri Lanka and Hawaii. Hawaii is the birth place for surfing and they have the best surf culture in the world....More

Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

Would like to say a massive thank you to Ahikava surf school and particularly to Lara, best instructor! This really was a huge highlight of our trip to Sri Lanka. Beautiful beach and perfect waves to learn on if ur just starting out. The waves...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank emmasmithsbj
alareef, Manager at Ahikava Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded January 21, 2018

We just have a wonderfull feeling to read your review. Your words motivating more. See you next time. Keep surfing 🙌🏄🏄🏄

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Lisa S
August 28, 2015|
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Response from alareef | Property representative |
Hello, We have several packages to choose. Please send me an email we will send you full list of the package. Thank you Kindly