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Ahikava Surf School

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Ahikava Surf School
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420/G Matara Road | Dewata Beach, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
+94 77 590 3527
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Reviewed 18 January 2019

We only had 2 lessons because we did not have much time! The instructors Lara and Mani were super friendly and patient with us. I would say for beginners location is great, the sea is not very wild and conditions are great. They also have...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bmcid
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

We tried in Ahukava surfschool surfing as beginners. The beach was perfect, just sandy bottom without any rocks so no worries about hurting yourself. We had individual coaches for an hour. They first thought at the dry land the basics and then we went to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Travsmile
Reviewed 21 December 2018 via mobile

My plans to learn to surf in Mirissa fell through so I looked online for an alternative & found Ahikava. They were very responsive via email, & I signed up for 2 lessons. Their tuk tuk picked me up at my hotel on time, which...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 1234_10
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Really nice selection of boards eapecially if you want larger/foam boards. The bar at the school is also excellent, great smoothies!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ben P
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

The instructors at this surf school are great! First time on a board and after only one hour I could surf all the way in to the shore! If you are hungry or thirsty they can also fix you something from the kitchen.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Fredrik J
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We were in the Unawatuna area looking for somewhere to surf and found Ahikava close by. We turned up and had an induction which was very thorough and we felt as though we fully understood what we needed to do once in the water. Once...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Tyler B
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

I can highly recommend this surf-school and also the nice beach for surfing. All of the staffs are very friendly, the waiters, the teachers and the tuk tuk driver. The teachers take care dry well of you that you feel safe in the water and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Stefanie2708
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We are a travel couple never tried surfing before and wanted to try. We had two private surf lessons at Ahikava Surf School. We are lucky and the lessons are very professional with Aslam. He is great coach know everything about surfing and ocean. We...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Earth E
Reviewed 8 April 2018

My daughters had lesson once and came back just to rent the board. Have a place to sit and order some snacks. Great guys...price is good!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank SexyDixie
Reviewed 25 March 2018

The team here are super friendly, encouraging and fun to learn with. Having not surfed ever, I finished my three days being able to ride a wave and feeling like a total pro! Obviously I need some more lessons to look like a pro so...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Hayley S
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Lisa S
29 August 2015|
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Response from Aslam L | Property representative |
Hello, We have several packages to choose. Please send me an email we will send you full list of the package. Thank you Kindly