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Santa Barbara Surf School Azores

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Santa Barbara Surf School Azores provide surf lessons and equipment hire of surfboards, sup boards, bodyboards, wetsuits and snorkel equipment. We have also a guide surf service for all surf levels. Located in the north of Sao Miguel island, Azores...more
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Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel 9600-501, Portugal
+351 963 428 849
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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We were absolute beginners and had two lessons. The teacher was fun and serious, we started for example by doing a warm up, and he always motivated us. Joao found small mistakes we were doing, which helped a lot to improve.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Luca J
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Absolutely excellent - generous and friendly time and support, excellent advice and coaching - great range of boards, suits etc to choose from - right on the beach - couldn't have asked for more.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank aget174
Reviewed 30 January 2018

It was a great time with Santa Barbara Surf school in the Azores! It has been a spontaneous decision to go for a surf holiday at Sao Miguel and the surf school was really flexible during that time of low season. Sergio gave me information...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Joeys_travel
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

If you are in São Miguel on the Azores don't miss out to go to the Santa Barbara surf school, we absolutely loved it. We rented some bodyboards and had a go on this amazing spot. Helped by André who is a very cool and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Mic002
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The location of the surf school is beautiful and the teachers are really kind and helpful! Moreover, there is a very nice bar/restaurant with nice drinks and food:). The surf lesson was nice and you can also lend bodyboards, wetsuits, surfboards etc. for very low...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Daphne V
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

The two proprietors are helpful and speak quite a bit of English. The make sure you are surfing the type of wave you are able to surf, but also give you a good amount od freedom to give it a go. Also, they can sometimes...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank erynmw
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Very knowledgeable instructors! Felt very safe and very educated. This beach is breath taking! The waves are incredible!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank CatarinaCip
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Took a class here having never surfed before. The instructors were friendly and funny and made everyone feel safe, confident, and excited to actually try surfing. We went out on a cold rainy day but even that couldn't stop everyone's enthusiasm. Wet suits and boards...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Love the teachers and the spirit of people. Love the experience and I will come back! Thank you all!

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Saracostadias92
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Great experience, friendly surf teachers and perfect conditions and equipment. Santa Barbara Surf School Azores stays near Santa Barbara Eco-Beach Resort with a great restaurant and beach club. You can drink or eat something after a surf lesson or just rent some equipment with a...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank MartinaBreidenstein
AndreMonteiroRosa, Owner at Santa Barbara Surf School Azores, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2016

Thank you so much! We hope you come again to catch some more waves with us!

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