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Gnarly's Surf School

Blvd. Kukulkan km 9.5 | Surfin Burrito across the street from Senior Frogs in Cancun's hotel zone, Cancun 77500, Mexico
1 707 849-6750
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learn to surf Hawaiian style with uncle Gnarly

had an absolutely amazing time, my brother and I had never surfed before but we we're apparently... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2014
Albert M
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Cancun, Mexico
This guy is fantastic

Gnarly was the best. Easy to learn from. Great instruction. Goes 100% above and beyond to make... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2014
BUDF1
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Chicago, Illinois
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Blvd. Kukulkan km 9.5 | Surfin Burrito across the street from Senior Frogs in Cancun's hotel zone, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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1 707 849-6750

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Reviewed 12 July 2014

had an absolutely amazing time, my brother and I had never surfed before but we we're apparently naturals! An excellent teacher, keeps you motivated, helps you in every possible way and wouldn't let anything get in the way of teaching you to surf. A lot...More

Thank Albert M
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Gnarly was the best. Easy to learn from. Great instruction. Goes 100% above and beyond to make your experience a blast.

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Reviewed 18 June 2014 via mobile

By far the best day yet of our 5 weeks in Central America. Learning to surf with Gnarly was unbelievable. Such a great bloke, superb way of teaching and incredibly supportive. Helped us with every single wave until we were ready to start catching them...More

Thank Frances N
Reviewed 12 June 2014

Uncle Gnarly picked us up at our hotel and brought us to his place for surf lessons. He was a very fun guy and worked diligently to get each person in our group up and we did! The surf was tricky for first timers compared...More

Thank SeanZ14
Reviewed 30 May 2014

You have to learn to surf from Uncle Gnarly! What a blast. I personally recruited 3 other families at my resort to give it a try. He was patient, funny and super attentive. You couldn't ask for more in an instructor. We had a ball!...More

Thank BethOutWest
Reviewed 27 May 2014

Life changing experience in Cancun. On our fifth trip to paradise, we finally found what we've been missing! Recommended for all!

Thank Carl B
Reviewed 18 May 2014

I had my kids (7 & 8) and they an and unbelievable time with "Uncle Gnarly" He is great with kids and truly focused on safety and fun. I highly recommend him

Thank Greg C
Reviewed 16 May 2014

Went surfing today on beach in Cancun with Gnarly and co. Great experience. Had both my son and I up in about 10 minutes. Excellent video and pics (taken by them from our camera for us!!). My son even paddled into his own wave and...More

1  Thank Jon H
Reviewed 12 May 2014 via mobile

My boyfriend and I tried surfing for the first time here in Cancun. At first I was a little uneasy about Gnarly but once we got to talking a little more my first impression of him went out the door! He is very honest, hilarious,...More

Thank kspurr16
Reviewed 5 May 2014

I took a surf class with my sister and a friend a years ago. I had a blast!! we literally got up on the board in less than 30 min! Gnarly is super cool surfer dude teacher! you will love hime he is very funny...More

Thank Viviana P
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Loni H
What did he charge for a lesson? I don't see the pricing. How long did the lesson last (1-2 hours)?
30 July 2016|
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cocktails2
How did you book a reservation. I have tried emailing but no response. Many Thanks, Rebecca
1 November 2015|
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