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Address: 114 Heroes de Nacozari, Bucerias, Mexico
Phone Number: 011-52-329-298-0261
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Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Great surf stuff and service

This little shop will surprise the new client with its wide range of products and services. From roof-racks for those boards and paddles through the little things we all need for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 14, 2015
Rosewater99
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Bucerias, Mexico
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Bucerias, Mexico
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46 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

This little shop will surprise the new client with its wide range of products and services. From roof-racks for those boards and paddles through the little things we all need for our surfing and beach trips, the Coral Reef will deliver very professionally and with very knowledgeable service. Their personnel is always courteous and business-like. Prices are reasonable. Buy a... More 

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Thank Rosewater99
Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

Booked a private surf lesson for two with the CRSS a couple of weeks before we arrived in Bucerias. David was very quick to respond to questions via email and I felt comfortable that we were going to have a great experience based on the other reviews on the site. I was right! Miguel picked us up and we swung... More 

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Thank Aaron M
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

Was the best! I made a list when I was young that I wanted to learn to surf. My brother in law looked them up and we took our teenage kids. We were an unusually large group and they spent time we each of us, every one of us were able to get up, exceeded our expectations and now we... More 

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1 Thank Ndalton
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

I arranged for lessons for my family and a large group of my extended family decided to join us. Even though they specialize with small groups, they took on our enormous group without any issues. Miguel, Patrick and the group of instructors were outstanding. It was an incredible experience. Every member of our group commented how this was one of... More 

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1 Thank Brad S
Canada
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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

If you want to learn to surf - or your kids want to learn - get Miguel to show you how. Best experience ever - he's amazing and a great surfing champion himself. This is the second year we have asked him to teach our kids and he's great. Don't waste your time on the group sessions - you won't... More 

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Thank MateCruzfamily
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 via mobile

Miguel was fantastic! If you want the authentic experience this is the place. We had an amazing all inclusive lesson, so accommodating. If you want one on one attention and the true Mexican surf experience Coral Reef is the place. They embody the surfing spirit and share that with you through their knowledge and passion for surfing. Forget the surf... More 

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Thank NatJL
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I visited Puerto Vallarta for Semana Santa holiday. I got 7'10" rental board and Patrick took me the local surf spot. It was easy and relaxing point and I liked it a lot. Patrick is really nice boy and good surfer. I am sure that I will come back to visit the shop and see Patrick again! Kevin Shiba

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1 Thank KevinShiba
Baltimore, Maryland
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 via mobile

I have a family of four (wife, boy (15) and girl (12). We just traveled to Nuevo Valllarta for second time. Thought we'd do something more than hang at resort beach this time. After looking on TripAdvisor and seeing reviews for Coral Reef Surf Shop, decided to give it a try. Emailed with David (owner) a couple times with questions... More 

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2 Thank Jcaples
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

My family and myself have recently moved to Puerto Vallarta. I decided to take up surfing and after going out a half a dozen times I decided to get a lesson. My wife was also interested in trying so it was a date. I was told by a local sufer to try out Coral Reef for the lessons. Miguel was... More 

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3 Thank JEHL75
San Diego, California
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I rent a house in Bay of Banderas area of Mexico with a group of friends every year or two. Each time we go, we rent boards through David and the Coral Reef Surf Shop. The boards are good quality and the service has always been great. David's son Miguel drops the boards off at the house we rent shortly... More 

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