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At Bob's East Island Surfing Adventures we offer private and group surf lessons, stand up paddle board lessons and tours, and short term board rentals. Our professional staff has decades of experience surfing the shores of Puerto Rico and will give...more
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Luquillo 00773, Puerto Rico
+1 787-435-1760
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Reviewed May 25, 2018

I can't recommend this highly enough!! Bob is a great instructor and his assistants are awesome as well. My family and I had never surfed, our ages are 50, 48, 19, and 10 and all of us were pretty quickly able to ride the waves...More

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Reviewed August 15, 2017

As a woman approaching 40 with zero board sport experience, surfing was something that was way out of my comfort zone but I really wanted to try it. On my first day Bob walked me through the basics and safety protocols and then we hit...More

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Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

I had two really fun and productive surfing lessons with these guys a couple weeks ago. Jeremy, Justo, and Bob were very helpful. I could tell Jeremy and Justo were passionate about surfing and sharing the joy of the experience with others because they weren't...More

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Reviewed July 1, 2017

This was our second adventure with East Island and had another great time. Bob is awesome and Jeremy and Justo. They're all extremely friendly and helpful and want to make sure you have a great experience. We chose the river tour because we wanted to...More

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Reviewed June 29, 2017 via mobile

Bob is quite kind and very helpful. Jeremy is a cool "surfer dude" type that was great with the kids. Highit recommend!

Thank JFerr4
Reviewed June 21, 2017

Jeremy and Bob were great! Easy way to start to learn the basics. I liked the private lesson for my girlfriend and I. We both popped up on a number of waves. They also do most of the legwork paddling out. I highly recommend

Thank Mark B
Reviewed June 18, 2017

I took two 1.5 hour private lessons from Jeremy. He's a super-friendly guy. Very approachable and a natural teacher. Really demystifies surfing technique, making newbies feel comfortable. He's also a remarkable athlete, doing 90% of the work getting the board out through the surf to...More

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Reviewed June 15, 2017

We were able to call and schedule a last minute paddle boarding lesson/trip on the Rio Grande Luquillo River. Jeremy was a patient and kind instructor. He gave great advise and lessons to two middle aged first time paddle boarders! Truly the best part was...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed April 23, 2017

Couldn't imagine a better first time surfing! Great people, great location, superb instruction, and an amazing experience. The lesson was fantastic, everyone in the family got up and got surfing. Truly personalized lessons from a first rate group of people! Can't wait to get back...More

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bobsurfingadventures, Owner at East Island Surfing Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2017

Thank you for allowing us to share in your first time surfing experience !!!! Thats what its all about for us.... And for the awesome review !.. Bob.

Reviewed April 23, 2017

I booked the full-day sailing & snorkeling trip. The pickup and drop off from the hotel were on time. The trip was awesome. I was traveling with just my son and I do not know swimming. Christian and Alex were super duper awesome. They put...More

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bobsurfingadventures, Owner at East Island Surfing Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2017

This is not "Bobs East Island Surfing Adventures". Please remove review . Thanks . Bob

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