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House of Waves Surf School
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Dec 17, 2016
“Amazing experience thanks to high quality teaching.”
Nov 14, 2016
“Super good surf lessons!”
House of Waves is a mobile surf school offering surf lessons at a variety of local beaches to suit your level and the daily conditions. We are based in Cabarete, on the wave rich Caribbean island of the Dominican Republic, along the North Coast. We...more
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Cabarete 57000, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed December 17, 2016

Thanks to these knowledgable and attentive teachers, our group of first time surfers were all able to get out in the water, catch some waves and have a LOT of fun. Before going out on the water, Jesmarin thoroughly explained techniques and technicalities to get...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank heathlee612
Reviewed November 14, 2016

My 8-year old son had his first surfing lessons with Jesmarine. The child was in a bad mood when we arrived at the beach, but Jesmarine was so chill and calm and patient and step by step the kid got interested. He went into the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank liisi-lais
Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

Took a break from work travels. Surfing with Jesmarin is like seeking out the best spots with a surf buddy. He knows what spot will work with prevailing swell size, direction, tide and winds. Great fun to be with - also scoring great local food...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank StanleyAUS
Reviewed March 13, 2016

Contacted House of Waves Surf School and Pauhana Surf School with the same questions about lessons. After exchanging emails with House of Waves, they determined I was a single lesson and after telling me they had other group bookings I never heard from them again....More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank HatterasNorth
Jesmarín P, Owner at House of Waves Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2016

To whom... A lot of mental health, first let put this clear. We never recieve any payment from your pocket or you never join any of our surf course. The fact that you got a great experience with another school, doesn't mean other trainer around...More

Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

I signed up for 3 days and we went to a different location each time. Jesmarin picked me up at my hotel and we went to whatever location would be the best conditions for me. He is a very good teacher and makes sure you...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank eksq
Reviewed February 23, 2016

As a beginner with only 2h of previous experience in Macao Beach I booked 3-day course and had absolutely fantastic time with both Jesmerin and Mario (and others in our van full of fun and sometimes other students)!!! Growing up in the south of Poland...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Missinfinite
Reviewed December 3, 2015

This is the best surf lesson experience I've had. I've taken lessons a number of times and this was the first time I felt like I 'got it.' Jesmarin's hands on approach at the beginning of the lesson made it much easier for me to...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Brian K
Reviewed July 23, 2015

Jesmarin is a great instructor! He took his time to explain every detail before getting in the water (I am a beginner) and gave excellent feedback after each attempt to get up. I did get up my first time and it was great! When I...More

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Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Howard M
Reviewed July 23, 2015

Both instructor are very friendly and learn very good. Had a great time. You can learn or surf solo.

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Date of experience: July 2015
Thank 121boriso
Reviewed July 20, 2015 via mobile

An amazing surf School - we have surf with House of waves several times. Jesmarin will train you with an incredible passion so you get maximum benefit for the best sport ever... Surfing! Go with House of waves if you want a great and fun...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Deirdre P
September 8, 2015|
Response from Jesmarín P | Property representative |
Get some shoes because they are in the rock between, beach breaks are not a problem, so you don't need them.
March 19, 2015|
Response from Andrew S | Reviewed this property |
That depends on what you are looking for. The biggest swell is generally the winter season. Beginners might be looking for something smaller during the summer months. We went in November and were first time surfers. 2 of... More