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Kalon Surf - Surf Coaching Resort

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  • Excellent93%
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  • Terrible1%
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting Kalon was right on the edge of our budget and I had worried that it wouldn’t live up to my expectations. Instead Kalon surpassed them. We had one of the best weeks ever together and I wouldn’t hesitate in recommending them to everyone back...More

Thank JKinsellaNorth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This trip was everything I wanted it to be and more. It was exactly as described and I couldn't have been more pleased with the experience. I have never surfed before and by the end of the week was able to ride waves in. The...More

Thank Jolene W
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

This was such a perfect way to spend vacation: great view, food, people and adventure! Our room overlooked the ocean. No need for a/c with the breeze. 3-1 coaching with personalized suggestions through video analysis. Family style lunch and dinner. Plenty of time to relax...More

Thank Emily C
Reviewed June 26, 2018

Kalon Surf was an amazing week. The lodge and location is absolutely stunning but also has a very mellow vibe. Nathalie and all the surf coaches, Diego, Andreas, Junior were so fun and helpful. The food thanks to chef Juan was 5 star. Loved and...More

Thank AndoLeuchter
Reviewed June 24, 2018

From the 5-star cuisine, the incredible surf coaching, and the amazing panoramic views of the pacific ocean, you will love Kalon Surf Resort! We have been several times and have already booked our next trip!

Thank Adam M
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Free Parking
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
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Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Dominical
#2 Trendy Hotel in Dominical
#4 Great View Hotel in Dominical
#5 Family Hotel in Dominical
#6 Quaint Hotel in Dominical
#9 Romantic Hotel in Dominical
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Dominical
#2 Trendy Hotel in Dominical
#4 Great View Hotel in Dominical
#5 Family Hotel in Dominical
#6 Quaint Hotel in Dominical
#9 Romantic Hotel in Dominical
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveler (94)
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Avril H
July 2, 2018|
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Response from georgemcavoy111 | Reviewed this property |
I was there in May so I can’t answer other than to say check the average rainfall by month. There are definitely some months where it rains a whole lot. I think it’s Oct/Nov. It rained heavily each afternoon for a 1-2... More
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tmcarj
August 10, 2017|
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Response from whitney p | Reviewed this property |
Hi! It poured almost every day I was there, and I still had the best vacation of my life. The good news is, surfing is an activity that can be done quite happily in the rain -- after all, you're already wet! And I loved... More
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dlrvdth
June 28, 2017|
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Response from skipop | Reviewed this property |
^^As a "real" person who visited the resort in January and had a fantastic trip, as did all the other guests, take the above comment with a grain of salt. Feel free to email me personally if you have any Kalon questions or... More
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"All rooms are ultimately similar and there are no bad views"
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"Every room is huge and has a 180 degree view of the ocean and property. We enjoyed our corner room but really..."
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"All rooms are the same."
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"All rooms are excellent."
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