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“megan is awesome!” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of SoCal Surf School

SoCal Surf School
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Owner description: We are a family owned business providing Surf Lessons private and group also surf camps and corporate events. We love serving people and giving them the awesome experience of surfing.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children, Food available for purchase, Wheelchair access, Bathroom facilities
Oceanside, California
1 review
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“megan is awesome!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2013

my friend and i are both beginners at surfing, and we had such a good time! instructions were very clear, the instructor (megan) came prepared with a first aid kit as well.
i would definitely do this again, and can't wait to keep surfing!

Visited January 2013
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“chance to do it”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2012

you know i did not actually get a chance to try the surf school but i was watching the instructers and i was really inpressed by what i saw and i do want to try it we are making plans to come back out to oceansidde to try surfing and explore some more

Visited August 2012
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Ottawa Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
“Great people-very professional!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2012

My husband really wanted to try surfing so we took the Coaster train from San Diego(very easy, inexpensive too ) and asked a local surf shop who they would recommend. The gentleman didn't even have to think about it-he told us SoCal was by far the most professional and courteous.

Kyle, the instructor was great! After a brief orientation on shore they headed into the ocean. With Kyle's help and instruction my hubby was able to get up on his first wave. Each time Kyle would provide feedback and help him set up for the wave. He was a very knowledgable and respectful young man.

They also run a surf camp and the kids seemed to be having a blast. They were well supervised and safety was carefully maintained.

This is a year round business so you can learn to surf anytime. All equipment was provided.

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San Diego, California
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Best surf lessons ever”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2012

I have taken surf lessons before, none like this. They actually taught me to surf. I paddled into my own waves and rode down the face. These guys have been in business for 17 years and it shows, all of their google and yelp reviews are spot on. My kids will be back for your summer surf camps in July, they cant wait to get their goodie bags and t shirts. Thank you guys for the highlight of our vacation.

Visited April 2012
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5 Thank Vanessa F
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