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Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK)

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From nervous to loving it

When I decided to try kite surfing I thought I'd never be able to do this. Extreme sport is not my... read more

Reviewed yesterday
AnyaL47
Fabulous!

Very friendly, welcoming and helpful team. Locker storage and VIP service was fantastic and so... read more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK) has been providing high quality kiteboarding lessons in gorgeous Cabarete Bay since 2003. Founded by American professional kiteboarder Laurel Eastman, the LEK flagship school in Cabarete teaches kiteboarding in a...more
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Millennium Resort and Spa, Cabarete, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed yesterday

When I decided to try kite surfing I thought I'd never be able to do this. Extreme sport is not my thing. It was my first time Kiteboarding, and I loved it!! Thanks to my instructor, Nick, I was out in the ocean bodysurfing by...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly, welcoming and helpful team. Locker storage and VIP service was fantastic and so convenient! All the team at LEK made my holiday a brilliant experience and I would happily return. Thank you

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LEKCabarete, Owner at Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us in Cabarete. It's always a pleasure when guests come back so we are all looking forward to seeing you again. Until next time, good kiting, and enjoy! xx Laurel

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lesson with Santo helped me to overcome hesitation on waves and feel real fun. Great trainers and good service for reasonable price. Very convenient location for easy start.

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LEKCabarete, Owner at Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! Santo and l do hope that you will continue on your Kiteboarding journey. Until next time, good kiting, and enjoy! xx Laurel

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Many Thanks to my instructor Raul and the staff of Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding. His patience was much appreciated in my learning how to kite. Within couple of sessions, I was able to get up and start to ride. What a feeling.More

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LEKCabarete, Owner at Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! Sounds like you have caught the kiteboarding bug! On behalf of myself, Raul and all the team we hope you return to our Cabarete paradise and continue on your kiteboarding journey. Until next...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very knowledgeable, fun and patient instructors. Definitely returning for more scuba diving in the future.More

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LEKCabarete, Owner at Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! It means a great deal to us. Glad you were able to enjoy other activities while you were here. On behalf of myself and the team we hope you return to our Cabarete...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great school, great location, amazing instructors and friendly staff. Had a great week with Eury, my kite instructor. He always made me feel safe and provided helpful and detailed instruction. I definitely recommend this school in Cabarete.

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LEKCabarete, Owner at Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! and recommending us to the community. Eury and l hope that you will continue on your Kiteboarding journey and return a kite with us. Until next time, good kiting, and enjoy! xx Laurel

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I'd seen people Kiteboarding many times, and always aid to myself -- damn, that's complicated... never see myself doing that. I said the same about Skydiving -- then earlier this year, I did it! So while on vacation in the DR, I said the same...More

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LEKCabarete, Owner at Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! Sounds like you have caught the kiteboarding bug! Maybe we can convince your wife next time. On behalf of myself and all the team we hope you return to our Cabarete paradise and...More

Reviewed 16 August 2018

We had six out of six days a perfect wind. Staff at LEK made the experience even better with their helpful attitude, air compressor and clean baños.

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LEKCabarete, Owner at Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! It means a great deal to us. On behalf of myself and the team we are looking forward to seeing you next year! Until next time, good kiting, and enjoy! xx Laurel

Reviewed 16 August 2018

Laurel’s entire staff is exceptional. They provide a kite surfing experience focused on safety and proper technique. Highly recommended

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LEKCabarete, Owner at Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! It means a great deal to us. On behalf of myself and the team we hope you return to our Cabarete paradise. Until next time, good kiting, and enjoy! xx Laurel

Reviewed 1 August 2018

I tried a couple of other kite schools in Cab, LEK is by far the best. Very professional and convenient set up with great instructors and staff.More

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LEKCabarete, Owner at Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK), responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! and for choosing us over so many other schools, It means a great deal to us. On behalf of myself and the team we hope you return to our Cabarete paradise. Until next...More

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Scott W
24 March 2017|
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Response from Maxine B | Property representative |
Hi there, The two best seasons for optimal wind conditions in Cabarete are winter (end of December through end of March) and summer (June through mid-September). we would love to send you more information on lessons, wind... More
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Fab A
27 May 2016|
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Response from Maxine B | Property representative |
Hello there, Yes July and August are great months for wind. For more information please see our website and send us an email. Unfortunately we are unable to put a link here due to the posting guidelines from TA
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