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I took my 14 year old daughter with me to Kalon for a mother-daughter surfing trip, and we had an amazing time.
The best way to describe our experience, and Kalon as well, is ‘special.’ It was like no other vacation. The staff is incredible....More
I had high expectations for this trip and I was not disappointed. The experience was exactly what I was looking for. I wanted to improve in my surf, relax and eat great food. The accommodations were spectacular. The rooms were very comfortable. The views of...More
First official surfing trip...simply fantastic. First class dedicated instructors, first class equipment, healthy food out of this world, and incredible accommodations. Very personalized experienced. Highly recommended!!!
I've just returned from a week at Kalon Surf. I traveled alone, as a relatively inexperienced surfer, so I was nervous on so many levels... but there was no need to be worried. From the moment Junior picked me up at the airport in San...More
We had high expectations for Kalon and it lived up to them. The staff, facilities, and amenities at Kalon were nothing short of fantastic. Kalon is near the top of one of the mountains just north of Dominical, and has breathtaking views of the Pacific...More
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Hi! It poured almost every day I was there, and I still had the best vacation of my life. The good news is, surfing is an activity that can be done quite happily in the rain -- after all, you're already wet! And I loved... More
Hi! It poured almost every day I was there, and I still had the best vacation of my life. The good news is, surfing is an activity that can be done quite happily in the rain -- after all, you're already wet! And I loved sitting in the rocking chair on the porch outside my room, reading while the rain fell.
As for the comment from "k m," they're pretty obviously either working for or being paid by a competitor. The ride to the beach was one of my favorite parts of the day, getting to know my fellow guests and our coaches.
Oh: And the waves were perfectly predictable, as far as waves go. They're waves. I was the least-advanced surfer of the group while I was there, and the coaches took time out to stay with me and help me improve while the more advanced surfers paddled farther out and caught bigger waves, worked on turns, etc. Go to Kalon!
^^As a "real" person who visited the resort in January and had a fantastic trip, as did all the other guests, take the above comment with a grain of salt. Feel free to email me personally if you have any Kalon questions or... More
^^As a "real" person who visited the resort in January and had a fantastic trip, as did all the other guests, take the above comment with a grain of salt. Feel free to email me personally if you have any Kalon questions or doubt my authenticity. On your mosquito question, we did not experience any mosquitos (other bugs, yes (it is a jungle after all), but no mosquitos. The resort is on top of a mountain with breezes almost all the time which could cut down on mosquito population.
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