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Address: Calle 2da, Isla Colon, Panama
Phone Number:
+507 760-9877
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09:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Welcome to the MONO LOCO SURF SCHOOL.The best surfschool in Bocas del Toro,...

Welcome to the MONO LOCO SURF SCHOOL.The best surfschool in Bocas del Toro, Panama. We offer high quality classes and boards. Our instructors are fully certified as surf teacher and lifeguard. Learning how to surf or improve your skills has never been this much FUN. Check out our lessons, team and gallery to see what we are about.Hope to see you soon in the warm tropical waters of Bocas del Toro, Panama. -The MONO LOCO team

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Nice owners. This is not a surf school review

This is a review on the quality of work that is done by the ding repair guy, "Adam". If you have a small hole or crack on your board Adam is your guy. If you break a fin out... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Carlee P
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Bocas del Toro Province, Panama
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Got my board repaired here they wrote with a sharpie on the board how much each ding was. Hey said it was going to take 2 days it took 8. I finally got my board they spilt resin and it got on the rails and tail no where near the dings so they start scraping it off and chipped off... More 

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Thank jv3910
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a review on the quality of work that is done by the ding repair guy, "Adam". If you have a small hole or crack on your board Adam is your guy. If you break a fin out, buckle a nose or break the board in half hold onto it and get it fixed somewhere else. He is a... More 

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Thank Carlee P
Bocas del Toro Province, Panama
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great experience for my friend and me! The location is easy to find on 2nd Street across the park. When we arrived the staff and our instructor kindly greeted us and were exceptional at making us feel comfortable, safe, and informed. They also speak great English if you haven't learned spanish. My friend and I are experienced... More 

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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

I signed up for a beginner surf lesson with Mono Loco and was warmly greeted by Michelle as the instructor. Not only was she friendly and down to earth, she was super encouraging, fun and supportive! Also really nice to have a female instructor which doesn't happen all that often. There was great classroom instruction which I felt really gave... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

We reserved one day in advance for the beginner surf class and we did not regret it at all. Our instructor was the best and we couldn't ask better ! He was patient and was attentive to every single one of us. Mono Loco team's made us fall in love with surfing. Plus, the tacos are the best in town.... More 

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Thank erikaphengrasmy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

I am a beginner surfer and took lessons for 10 days. My husband is more experienced and rented a board and was able to accompany me on the boat everyday. These people know what they're doing. I was kept safe at all times, they made me a better surfer all around. I never thought I would ever be paddling the... More 

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Thank Pynhead
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The staff is really friendly and there's a good vibe here. The food is good and, for Bocas, the price is right.

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Thank Martin D
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Good food, good vibes. Will be going back for lunch regularly! Go for the brisket tacos, they're ace

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Thank JackSGR
Solana Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We visited Bocas Del Toro in July and upon arriving found out our previous arrangements for surfboard rental arranged by our resort was unacceptable. In a panic I contacted Juan at Mono Loco at almost 10PM via email. Much to my surprise he responded back and sacrificed his own morning surf session to get our group hooked up with all... More 

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Redondo Beach
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Spend the entire day with Juan David, surfing and learning about Bocas. He took time to teach my wife, explain the waves and cater to her novice needs. Thanks for an amazing trip, highly recommended.

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