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Gnarly's Surf School - CLOSED

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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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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You and the ENTIRE FAMILY can learn to surf in Cancun, in ONE EASY LESSON! Whether you've never surfed before and have always dreamed of learning, or if you want to improve on your existing surfing skill set, the instructors at Gnarly's Surf School and the waves at the beaches in Cancun cater to surfers of ALL ages and experience! Cancun's beaches year-round beautiful blue waters have the best waves in the world for learning how to surf! Our classes and camps consist of a truly unique and personalized surf instruction, right here on Cancun's most beautiful beaches! Our professional surf photographers and experienced instructors are right there in the water with you, guiding you through every wave. The main focus of our sessions is surfing instruction and water-safety, while still having a blast! Gnarly's Surf School's VIP Packages are all-inclusive, including pick-up from the lobby of your hotel! All you have to bring is your positive attitude, and the sunscreen! We provide surfing lessons in different packages to accomodate individuals, couples, families, or other groups of the enlightened who want to learn this amazing art form. All surf lessons are custom; Beginner, Intermediate, or Advanced, we will guide you through an amazing, safe, and life-changing adventure! Whether it's having the confidence to start surfing, or trying to attain a higher knowledge and skill-set to reach the next step in your surfing game, you will have exclusive surf instruction and an amazing experience on a beautiful beach in Cancun, and GUARANTEED TONS OF FUN!!!
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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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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
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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.

Thank BUDF1
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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

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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
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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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