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Pacific Surf School

Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Amazing First Time Experience!

Had an absolutely fantastic time, my instructor was very encouraging and showed me how to surf step... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Todd F
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Amazing experience

My friend and I never surfed before, we had Dutch for our lesson. He was awesome, really straight... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Gabi S
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Pacific Surf School. The Best surf school created to teach beginners the experience of surfing and water safety.The Best Surf School in San Diego. Locations in Ocean Beach and Pacific Beach/ Mission Beach and Ocean Beach. Easy Booking online. Book...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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4121 Mission Blvd, San Diego, CA 92109-5028
Mission Beach
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had an absolutely fantastic time, my instructor was very encouraging and showed me how to surf step by step. Awesome time! Definitely coming again. Thank you Junior!

Thank Todd F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I will start off by saying I have never surfed before AND I am afraid of waves. So my first goal was to work toward conquering my fear. The surfing part was somewhat secondary. I did let my instructor know I was afraid. My girlfriends...More

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Emiliano A, Owner at Pacific Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Aloha Holly, We are glad you and your friends had a good experience surfing with us. Sorry to hear about you not being able to stand up. We do recommend a private lesson is you are really afraid of the water so that the instructors...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My friend and I never surfed before, we had Dutch for our lesson. He was awesome, really straight forward instructions and lots of help during the surfing experience. Highly recommend!

Thank Gabi S
Emiliano A, Owner at Pacific Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Aloha Gabi, We are delighted to hear that you experienced surfing for the first time with us. Dutch is an amazing instructor and is great a teaching new surfers how to feel safe and have fun surfing. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Naomi was our instructor and she was great! The only locally raised instructor. She was friendly, outgoing, fun, and encouraging! Standing up was guaranteed and, despite us not expecting to be able to, we both did on almost every attempt with her help! And sometimes...More

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Emiliano A, Owner at Pacific Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Aloha, We are glad to hear you had a great time with Naomi. She is a great surf instructor and always makes learning how to surf fun. We are glad you had a good workout and if you liked our service we would appreciate it...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Mary was excellent and very patient with us! We had such a great time and she was such a good teacher, would def recommend and would absolutely come back!

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Emiliano A, Owner at Pacific Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Aloha Ashley, Thank you for your awesome review. We are very glad you enjoyed your surf lesson with Mary. Mary is a very patient and fun instructor. We can't wait to see you again cheers!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I are both in our late 40s and from the east coast. We have never surfed before but figured when in Rome! We got Jr. (Fernando) for an instructor he was perfect for us. Patient and super helpful. He had a lot...More

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Emiliano A, Owner at Pacific Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Aloha Murphy, We are delighted to hear that you had your first surf lesson with us! Jr is an amazing instructor and loves to teach everyone no matter that age. It's people like you that make us appreciate our job as a surf school and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredible first time on the waves with Pacific Surf. We both got time with our instructor, Joao and we both stood up on the board a number of times. I'm excited to get back out there soon now I know the basics thanks to this...More

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Emiliano A, Owner at Pacific Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Aloha, We are happy to hear that you had a great first time surf experience with us. Joao is an amazing instructor and always makes it fun and easy for the students to learn how to surf. We hope you keep on surfing!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Abe with Pacific Surf School was our instructor for 1st time surf lessons. He has an awesome attitude and ways about explaining how to pop up on the board and catch some great surf and waves into the beach. I would highly recommend a lesson...More

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Emiliano A, Owner at Pacific Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Aloha, Thank you for your amazing response. Abraham is one of the best surf instructors in San Diego that's why we have him given that we are the best surf school in San Diego. We are extremely happy you were able to pop up and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mary was an amazing instructor! She gave great instruction and was super helpful! I would highly recommend Mary and this company for surf lessons!

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Emiliano A, Owner at Pacific Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Aloha, Thank you for the lovely review. We are glad to hear you had a great surf lesson with Mary. She is an awesome surf instructor and we hope to see you again.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Alejandro was super helpful and provided helpful tips. Would highly recommend to anyone with any skill level. It will be a success!

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Emiliano A, Owner at Pacific Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Aloha, Thank you for your kind review. Alejandro is an an amazing surf instructor and we are glad you got to experience and amazing surf lesson with him.

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dredre83
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Response from Ashley F | Reviewed this property |
Abe told me he has taught people who don’t even know how to swim. We were all in our twenties, but there were some kids out there who didn’t look like they were much older than six. I think it would probably be fine (though... More
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752karar
January 27, 2018|
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Response from Emiliano A | Property representative |
Hi Jackson, the wetsuits are Oneill , 3,2. you can get at surf shop or online. if you ned more details please call us.
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