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Welcome to the MONO LOCO SURF SCHOOL. The best surf school in Bocas del Toro, Panama. We offer high quality classes and rental boards. Our instructors are fully certified as surf teachers and lifeguards. Learning how to surf or improve your skills...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Calle 2a, Isla Colon, Panama
+507 760-9877
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All reviews great instruction private lesson three days a lot of fun michelle beginners paddling instructor reef encouragement class students
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have never surfed before, but I had a couple of hours with Jose and I could stand up on nearly every wave! He was a great instructor, he gave great instructions first then watched me very closely to tell me what to improve on...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2018

Awesome place, great selection of boards. No issues renting a sweet ride here. Go to place in boxes for boards

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MonoLoco S, Manager at Mono Loco Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

We are always on top of the Surfboards Business getting the best possible boards for our customers, thanks for your review and Thanks for choosing us!

Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great day surfing. This was the first time we did surfing at a reef. We had 2 adults and 2 teenagers. It was a lot of fun but also tiring - a lot of paddling! The instructors were friendly, encouraging, and knowledgeable....More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

I want to go back soooo badly!! This was so much fun and I would recommend it to everyone visiting Bocas!

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MonoLoco S, Public Relations Manager at Mono Loco Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thanks! We'd be stoked to see you here again too!

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

We had a great surf teacher in Michelle who took us out to Blackrock as beginner surfers with a bit of experience. Michelle taught us lots of essential basics about reading the waves and sent us out on some of our best rides to date,...More

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MonoLoco S, Public Relations Manager at Mono Loco Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

So glad you enjoyed your sessions with Michelle! Come back soon !

Reviewed 9 March 2018

Visited Bocas del Toro with a friend and was very bored because of the rain. Mono Loco saved the day and made it a great day with surfing instead. We had a fantastic instructor (hey Chapo!) who was both pedagocial and easy going. Highly recommend...More

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MonoLoco S, Public Relations Manager at Mono Loco Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

We're actually known for being rainy day super heroes! Thanks for rating us and don't forget to recommend ML surf to your friends! 🤙

Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Mono Loco is great, we were beginners and booked the 5 days session. Michelle our teacher was amazing, friendly, patient and very experienced. after 4 days (unfortunatley we had no class on the fifth day because of the weather) we improved a lot and i...More

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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Just finished our third day surfing with Michelle from Mono Loco Surf School and it couldn’t have gone better. We were basically beginners (no prior lessons) but thanks to her help and encouragement, we were standing up on the first day, dropping in on green...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Had a nice surflesson with michelle on friday. She knows what to do and how to explain the set. Direct transfer from the school to the wave by boat was nice. Thx.

2  Thank Andreas K
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Loved so much. The teacher was amazing and so good at teaching. I actually got up. Such a fun experience!

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