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“catch waves”(5 reviews)
Dylan's Surf Company is all about surfing! Whether you wish to buy some surf or beach wear, are in need of an instructor or just looking to rent a board, head to Dylan's Surf Company and we'll sort you out! Dylan's Surf School offers both single...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Main street, Arugam Bay 32500, Sri Lanka
+94 77 844 9070
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All reviews chu chu complete beginner catch waves these guys explained everything amazing teacher patient teacher booked lessons avoid the crowds ham one occasion in perfect condition teaching style board rentals my boyfriend special thanks lots of fun
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Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been learning to surf but been struggling learning to catch green waves. I found Dylan’s and decided to get some help. I spent 2 days on the water with Arvin. He is a pro surfer, trying to qualify for the 2020 olympics but wouldn’t...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 324nathank
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Dylan's surf school in Arugam Bay was definetly the gem of our whole trip, we didn't expect anything like this. Great school, very professional teachers - especially ours -Chuchu! He explained a lot, cared that we succeed in our lessons, brought us to surf in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

I took surfing lessons with Dylan's for around a week and it was such an amazing experience. My teacher of the first day, Chuchu, taught me so much about safety, and made sure I got some really good waves to surf as a beginner. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank thers2018
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

I had two beginners surf lessons with Aravin from Dylan’s in Arugam Bay last week which were so fun. It was my first time surfing and he got me standing up on the board in no time :-) the Dylan’s instructors are relaxed and super...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank _SianEvans91
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Me and my friends surfed for 5 days in arugam bay. At the first day, because the lessons are fully booked, we have no choice but to rent the surf board from Dylans and surf by ourselves. (Me and my friends have surfed before). We...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Zhou J
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Me and two friends had 3 sessions with Melan who turned out to be an amazing teacher, very professional and his classes are fun and informative at the same time! As a plus he even took us on a crocodile safari! Thank you for fhe...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank OffEmese
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

I had always wanted to try surfing. Watching the surfers on my first day in Arugam Bay, the Dylan’s instructors really seemed to be knowing what they were doing, so I booked lessons with them. The shop is very easy going and well organized. My...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

I've had my first surf lesson in dylan's surf companny and it was such a nice experience. I was really afraid of surfing because i have a hugde respect for the sea. But Chuchu my instructor gave me a good instruction and safe feeling. So...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jessicanR6238KL
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Hi! We had surflessons from Aravin. This was great! He was super patient and he gave the right tips for improvement, so we could quickly learn the basics for surfing. We are both beginners and we had a different speed of learning and different beginner...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank NoorV46
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

The best surfing shop in arugam bay. The teachers are very professional. everybody is very kind and helpful. The equipment is well kept!

Date of experience: September 2018
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September 30, 2016|
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Response from Dylans_Surf_Company | Property representative |
Hi there, Sorry for a late reply. Geeny is correct, the price for a beginner lesson is 2500LKR per person plus the transport. The cost of transport can be shared if you are 2 or more. Please visit our website for more... More