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Vallarta Surf Guide Reserve today with Vallarta Surf Guide, your premier surf instructors and surf guides. We offer the best local surf lessons, surf tours, stand up paddle, board rental and more. We were the first ones to offer surfing and stand up...more
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Rio Papaloapan 176 | Colonia Centro, Puerto Vallarta 48325, Mexico
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+52 33 1625 9252
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Jose was great! He did a good job of assessing how much help I was going to need. He kept checking in and making sure I wasn't gonna hurt myself (previous shoulder injury). After driving to check out 2 spots we ended at La Lancha...More

5  Thank annamac74
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 28 April 2014

We booked for surfing lessons in this company and they charged, but never sent the mail to comfirmate our lesson. So we had to call and they mentioned it was fine, but just one day before the lesson, In the afternoon they sent a mail...More

2  Thank GreyAna
VSG_PV, Owner at Vallarta Surf Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2014

Hi Ana, Thank you for your review, however, we would like to find out a bit more about your experience. Who did you have contact with? We do not have any reservations or email contact in your name and our surf guides also did not...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I wanted to learn to surf and booked a lesson. I have never surfed before. Rosie answered a few questions quickly and uncomplicated via email. The next day we started. Jose and Bruno drove me to Punta Mita. Both were very friendly and helpful and...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2018

We had a great day learning to surf with Bruno! He picked us up on time at a convenient location, and we were pleased that it was just our small group. We had about a 45 min to hour drive to our destination; this allowed...More

1  Thank BordFam67
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Recently I went on a holiday to Puerto Vallarta with my wife, as an experienced surfer I was looking to see if I could get away for a few hours to surf somewhere and experience surfing in mexico. I regularly surf back home in the...More

1  Thank Richard F
Reviewed 31 July 2018

From top to Bottom, Rosie and Jose ARE YOUR SURFING ADDRESS in Puerto Vallarta. Look no further. I arranged a group of 12 so they could share my love of the surfing and the water. 90% had NEVER even been on a boogie board. This...More

2  Thank ejk54
Reviewed 15 July 2018

My friend and I had a wonderful experience with our guide Fernando. He was extremely helpful and patient teaching us to surf. The beach was absolutely beautiful and Fernando pointed out some sea turtles passing by! In addition to a great surf lesson, he gave...More

1  Thank kassihall
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Good people, amazing instruction, local knowledge, nice surfing beach and not crowded. I'm a beginner surfer - I had taken a couple lessons in the past. I booked 5 lessons with Vallarta and I learned a ton and had FUN. Jose (Pepe) is an amazing...More

3  Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 20 June 2018

It was my birthday and I wanted to just surf!!!! Best choice of surfing company, they were really helpful with surfing and beyond, trying to get us the best deals on other activities as well. The surfing guys are best, really nice and kind, great...More

2  Thank Nikola R
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

I had the best experience with Vallarta surf guide. My instructor’s name was Leo and he did a really great job. I didn’t think I was even going to be able to stand up before the lesson but he had me catching tons of waves!...More

2  Thank Danielle G
Reviewed 16 May 2018

I booked online at 6pm on a Saturday night to take a lesson the next morning. I received a confirmation with clear and concise details within an hour. The instructor Jose, was wonderful! He picked us up and he was friendly and personable. He is...More

2  Thank Lia L
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We had a great time taking surf lessons with our 10 and 13 year olds. Fernando and Job were great instructors and really nice guys as well. It is a bit of a drive to the side spot followed by a short hike to the...More

4  Thank micahlh
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Cancunut2014
15 March 2018|
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Response from VSG_PV | Property representative |
Hello. Thank you for your inquiry. Surfing conditions are good in Puerto Vallarta area year round and they are also great in July, especially North of town in the region of Punta de MIta where we usually surf. The cost is... More
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David F
8 June 2017|
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Response from VSG_PV | Property representative |
Hello, We have a pick up location within walking distance from Now Amber. We surf in the Punta de Mita region which is about an hour or so drive.
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