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Relic Surf Shop

1998 Peninsula Road, Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0, Canada
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Fun and worth it!

Did the lesson for 3 hours ($79) which included all the gear and a ride to Wickaninnish Beach... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
nkl25
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Cahors, France
First surf lesson @ 60ish

Nervously signed up for 1st surf lesson. Husband and I only 2 in the group. Registration was... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
Sherry H
,
Thunder Bay
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“wet suits” (3 reviews)
“group lesson” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1998 Peninsula Road, Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Did the lesson for 3 hours ($79) which included all the gear and a ride to Wickaninnish Beach. Phillip was our instructor and was awesome! Super friendly and helpful. Very fun experience and don't let the bad weather scare you..once you have the wetsuit on,...More

Thank nkl25
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Nervously signed up for 1st surf lesson. Husband and I only 2 in the group. Registration was easy and efficient. Wet suits were great and we were never cold. Gorgeous beach. Fantastic instructor...Steve from Australia. Very patient and encouraging. Had option of using surf board...More

Thank Sherry H
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We booked a private lesson for three with Relic, 10am on a weekday. They let you keep the equipment for the whole day of your lesson (and if you ask nicely, the wetsuits the day before) which is nice. Brendan was our instructor, he was...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

We are a family of 4 and took the 2 hour session around the bay. Good practical instruction and this sport, even after you've fallen off ( one of our four did) can still be enjoyed by paddling seated or kneeling. Really great fun epeciallly...More

Thank Yorkfamilyuk
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Instructors were great first time ever surfing. All 3 instructors really helpful in the water managed to give me tips that suited my height on how to finally get to standing up on the board and surf. Concentration on instructions made easier by justin the...More

Thank guppyMc
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

The highlight of my teenage son’s holiday to Canada and pretty near the top of my list as well. We called into the shop the day before and booked a 3 hour group lesson for $170. The instructors were clear, safety conscious and a perfect...More

Thank JBBUN
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Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Previous to this experience I had not been surfing for many years. I was excited for the opportunity to get back out in the water. I went to Relic because they are easy to access and look like a really cool place to shop. Unfortunately...More

Thank Jake H
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

The weather was nicer than expected on a recent trip to Ucluelet and I was feeling brave, so we decided on a surf lesson for a sunny morning. Relic was close by and the person who answered the phone was helpful with info and booking,...More

Thank MorNorth
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Reviewed 8 December 2016

My husband and I rented surf boards at Relic and asked a bunch of questions about conditions and where to go for beginners. The staff was very informative and friendly and upon returning from our trip, he staff person even gave us a little snap...More

Thank bromleyinnandsuites
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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Most of the staff was very friendly, knowledable, and helpful. We booked the boards without a lesson and they still let us go in the van to the beach without extra charge since we had no transportation. I was upset that with a 3hour lesson,...More

Thank Robyn C
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