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Living The Dream Surf School

75 Gray Park Road, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Awesome surf school

What a super experience! Matt and Tegan were absolute pros and made you feel the passion they have... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bellsyoungleson
via mobile
A 29 year old learnt to surf

Had such a great time learning with Matt. His instruction was easy, simple and to the point. I was... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2018
LauGoodman
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Living The Dream Surf School is a mobile surf school based in Durban on Addington Beach on the South Coast of South Africa. We offer surf lessons for all ages looking for the ultimate surfing experience and cater for all levels of surfing skill, from surf lessons for beginners to day surf trips for the more experienced surfer. We guarantee a personal experience that will leave you with lasting memories and more than you came with. We love what we do and it shows in our teaching methods.
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Hours Today: 6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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75 Gray Park Road, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a super experience! Matt and Tegan were absolute pros and made you feel the passion they have for surfing and for live itself. To hear young gentlemen speak of growing up in Durban where we were surfing made me smile - what amazing young...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

Had such a great time learning with Matt. His instruction was easy, simple and to the point. I was catching waves on my first lesson and catching my own waves on the second lesson. Will definitely come back when I'm next in Durbs. Such a...More

Thank LauGoodman
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

I’m currently learning to surf with Matt. I’ve tried surfing a few times before and experienced all sorts of coaches. Hands down Matt is the best. I’ve only been under his guidance for a couple of weeks and I can stand nearly every time and...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

I've been learning to surf for a few months now and have taken lessons in Marocco and CPT... Matt is BY FAR the best coach ever and I can only ascribe the difference in his coaching as coming from a place of passion. They do...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We did our beginners lesson here, kim and matt were so kind and helpful! Matt is an amazing teacher! All of us were able to stand up within 30 minutes :D and it was so much fun! Thanks a lot to matt and kim, we...More

Thank MarilliM
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

What a fantastic experience we had with Living the Dream Surf. Kim and Matt couldn't be friendlier and were excellent communicators beforehand. The morning was relaxed and a whole lot of fun. Having never surfed before we were a little apprehensive as to whether we...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

My friends and I took a two hour lesson with Matt and had an amazing time. Matts instructions had all of us up and surfing in no time. Extremely friendly and very flexible. We had our lesson at 8am but because of the weather had...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Took 2 surf lessons with Matthew and had a great time. Really good instructions and he had my girlfriend and me up surfing in no time! If you are looking to take surf lessons, you can't miss with this one!

1  Thank Hannes H
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Reviewed 12 January 2017

Matt & Kim have huge amounts of energy & passion for surfing & teaching. They have great equipment for teaching beginner surfers and what a cool place to learn to surf & convenient location. They have started SUPping too (Stand Up Paddle) & I can't...More

Thank NaturalMoments
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

Kim and Matt were fantastic. Our boys loved their lessons with Matt and we loved hanging out and chatting with Kim. Highly recommend Living the Dream Surf School.

Thank murrayjaustin
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