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Pacific Surf School

441 Campbell Street, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
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Wonderful lesson

Booked a group lessons for my Girlfriend and myself in late March. We have both surfed before. We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ronkofx
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Vancouver, Canada
Great rentals!

My partner and I rented some gear from here recently. Adam served us and was very helpful and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Cliffordbar
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Here at Pacific Surf School, we’ll have you riding the waves faster than you ever imagined! Voted #1 Surf School in Tofino, & Top 10 Surf Schools in the World (National Geographic, 2012); where else would you want to learn? We make it easy (and fun!) with group lessons, family lessons and private lessons all year long - and for all ages and skill levels. Pacific Surf School has been loving and teaching surfing on Tofino’s legendary beaches since 1998.
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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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441 Campbell Street, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a group lessons for my Girlfriend and myself in late March. We have both surfed before. We are not very good but occasionally we get up. Neither of us have surfed in a full wetsuit and had trepidations about this, ( I'm from the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I rented some gear from here recently. Adam served us and was very helpful and knowledgable! We got some fun long boards and my partner rented a hooded wetsuit which most places don't have. Talk about being toasty warm!!! Adam also suggested...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a family surf lesson with this company based on a local’s recommendation. The shop in town is friendly with some really nice souvenirs to buy. We paid for a 3 hour lesson with one instructor for our family of 5 and ended up...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My kids, aged 10 and 17 took lessons with Kieran and thoroughly enjoyed their surfing experience. Kieran was great with them and they are already looking forward to going again. Thank you.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

2nd time out with my super young family, always in the winter. Had Adam both times and this guy rocks it. Patient, go with the flow, super safe and conscious of how to make sure we are safe. It's tough with little boys and Adam...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

My boyfriend and I rented a long board, and an al merrick fish and a couple of wetsuits from the Pacific Surf School for two days. I learned how to surf in Tofino 20 years ago and spent many summers and weeks here before moving...More

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TurtleSalmon, General Manager at Pacific Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Hello mlaberley, Thank you for taking the time to voice your concerns about the service and gear that you had while visiting us during your stay in Tofino. It’s super important to us that when we fall short of expectations, someone bring it to our...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

We did a private group lesson for our 3 children. They absolutely loved it. Excellent staff, friendly and experienced. Awesome experience. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 5 January 2018

I did a group lesson with Kieran for my first time surfing. He was an extremely knowledgeable and willing instructor. Kieran made for a successful first time for myself and the rest of the group, and I would have no second thoughts about taking further...More

Thank James S
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Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Got a private lesson with Allan and then rented boards and suits for the next day. Excellent staff, friendly and professional. The gear was a bit used but decent enough. We had a fabulous time and highly recommend Pacific Surf!!

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

My family (2 middle-agers; 2 teenagers) booked a 3-hour lesson and had an amazing time! In the week or so prior to arrival, I really appreciated the prompt, personalized service as the PSC team patiently responded to my various questions, responding to emails in a...More

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