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NLand Surf Park

4836 Highway 71 E, ETJ Austin, Del Valle, TX 78617-3217
+1 512-806-1900
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Horrible experience for a family of 5 with 3 children

The only reason I gave this establishment one star is because zero is not an option. My wife and I... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
jsherma63
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Dallas, Texas
via mobile
They have twice cancelled on me due to unexpected maintenance shut-down.

If you live driving distance from the surf park and they suddenly cancel on you, then no biggie... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Destinite1
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Destin, Florida
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NLand is an inland surfing destination and brewery in Austin with waves for everyone from pros to groms.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible14%
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“waves come” (3 reviews)
“reef break” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: Closed
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
4836 Highway 71 E, ETJ Austin, Del Valle, TX 78617-3217
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+1 512-806-1900
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"waves come"
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"reef break"
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"catching waves"
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"surfing"
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"session"
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"paddling"
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"wetsuits"
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"surfed"
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"newbies"
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"advanced"
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"angle"
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"blast"
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"austin"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The only reason I gave this establishment one star is because zero is not an option. My wife and I planned a trip for our three children to learn surfing at the park. We scheduled and paid for lessons for our 10 year old and...More

1  Thank jsherma63
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Kimberly C, Project Coordinator at NLand Surf Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your feedback. We apologize that your family was not able to surf during your visit. Safety is our main concern and while there are some very proficient young swimmers we require a coach for 5-7 year olds to help assist them in...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you live driving distance from the surf park and they suddenly cancel on you, then no biggie. But... if you are booking travel from another state... = a BIGGIE! :( I had to cancel vacation days, cancel my flights for me and my son,...More

1  Thank Destinite1
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Kimberly C, Marketing Department at NLand Surf Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We apologize for the inconvenience. It is not our intention to shut down the park and we work to prevent any sort of maintenance closure but unexpected maintenance does occur. We hope you are able to try out the park on a future visit or...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2018

My husband and I had a great time surfing at NLand surf park. We surfed the reef wave and spent all day there. It is a really easy and fun wave to catch you just have to stay right by the fence! I would definitely...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2018

The wave is fun, but takes a few tries to get used to it. Tips that other reviews suggest regarding starting nearly on the fence are correct. It definitely has a mushy wave feel but depending on your positioning you can get some quick turns...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Visited with some friends for Yoga and Surfing. It's such a great place to getaway and surf. Super easy to catch a wave as it goes back and forth within a short time frame. The boards weren't that happy and was fairly easy to get...More

Thank HelenChenTX
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

I’m a pretty decent surfer- came here for an hour session. Was pretty cool out and water was in 60s so i got a wetsuit for $15- glad I did. I surfed the reef wave. There was one other guy in the session with me....More

Thank Robbison1919
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Kimberly C, Marketing Dept at NLand Surf Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Thank you for your feedback! We're glad you had a nice visit and hopefully you will come back for another session when the water warms up. Once our Reef surfers get a feel for our wave they can really dial it in on their second...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Made my 2nd visit yesterday and had another great time catching waves. Tre the guide was friendly and provided technique tips and encouragement. When you have the itch to get out there, no better place! They have rental wetsuits so even in 60 degree water...More

Thank Jim F
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Julia P, Guest Relations Manager at NLand Surf Park, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

We're so glad you enjoyed your experience! We hope you visit us again in 2018.

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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

NLand Surf Park has become my favorite place to visit in Texas. First of all, its not easy and takes some time to get used to (reef break). The wave has real power and is a very technical, especially surfing backside. I love that it's...More

Thank Drew S
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Julia P, Guest Relations Manager at NLand Surf Park, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

We're so glad you love NLand so much! We can't wait for you to visit again.

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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

If you miss the crowded, elbow to elbow waves of Southern California, NLand can re-create that experience for you hundreds of miles from any beach. For a third of the cost of a ticket to LA, you can have people surf over you, under you,...More

5  Thank Joel R
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NLandSurf, Public Relations Manager at NLand Surf Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Hi Joel, we're sorry you had such a negative experience at NLand. If you have any questions or feedback, please share with us by emailing questions@nlandsurfpark.com. We love to learn from our guests! Thank you.

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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I visited during Tax Free Weekend and have returned several times since then. We have taken several coaching sessions and each coach was professional and made the class a blast. We've never surfed before but fell in love immediately with the facility,...More

Thank matuck2011
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NLandSurf, Public Relations Manager at NLand Surf Park, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

We're so glad you had fun! See you again soon.

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