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Playa Boardsports Kiteboarding & Paddleboarding School

Calle Carretera Federal Km. 294 | Grand Coral Beach Club, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 176 0855
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Great rental and lesson for my wife

I had considered bringing kite gear for our family vacation, but decided not to since the wind... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Mike S
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Kitesurfing at playa boardsports

Just returned from our trip in Mexico staying at RIu Yucatan at playa del carmen 18 Oct for 2... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Ian T
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Playa Boardsports is the only year-round full-service kiteboarding and paddleboarding school in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Playa Boardsports is located at the Grand Coral Beach Club just a couple minutes from the famous Fifth Avenue. Services offered are Kiteboarding, Kitesurfing and Stand-Up Paddleboarding lessons, rentals and sales. Playa Boardsports has a full-service restaurant and bar on site and offers restrooms and showers for guests. Contact us today to enhance your trip to Playa del Carmen!
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Calle Carretera Federal Km. 294 | Grand Coral Beach Club, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

I had considered bringing kite gear for our family vacation, but decided not to since the wind forecast didn't look promising. It worked out great to do a day gear rental and lesson for my wife. Sergio and Brad were super helpful, gave great customer...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Just returned from our trip in Mexico staying at RIu Yucatan at playa del carmen 18 Oct for 2 weeks Playa boardsports was our choice of kitesurfing school to use Sergio picked us up from hotel and dropped us back off for trips to Isla...More

Thank Ian T
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I took several kiteboarding lessons with Sergio, Marco and Georgia, and had a fantastic time. The instruction was very good with each one of the instructors; they were very helpful, patient and respectful. Most of all, I felt right away like being with a group...More

Thank isabelle c
PlayaBoardsports, Manager at Playa Boardsports Kiteboarding & Paddleboarding School, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Thank you very much!!!!!! Come back soon again, great having you here!!! Regards

Reviewed 28 March 2017

The instructors at Playa Boardsports were great! Everyone I interacted with was professional and very very friendly. They all were serious about kitesurfing and safety while being very personable and making me laugh a lot. On day one, Sergio did a great job with us....More

Thank gord0203
PlayaBoardsports, Manager at Playa Boardsports Kiteboarding & Paddleboarding School, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Thanks so much!!! It was great having you here!!! You guys did a great job kiteboarding!!!! see you next year!!!! Regards, Sergio

Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

I rented for one week the kite equipment from Boardsport, Sergio and Marco have been very nice and helpful and the spot is really beautiful, thank you guys !

Thank riccardo m
PlayaBoardsports, Manager at Playa Boardsports Kiteboarding & Paddleboarding School, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Thank you!!! It was awesome to kite!! Come back soon!!!

Reviewed 16 January 2017

I wish I could say something good about Playa Boardsports, but all I can say is they did a great job of wasting my time. Sergio might be a great guy and instructor, but he sure didn't seem to care about me or my time....More

3  Thank Scott M
Reviewed 2 January 2017

I took a kite lesson and rented a kite because my own was being prepared. Marco and Sergio are both very good in managing things and I got some pretty good sessions. The school is located by the beach very conveniently. You can take a...More

1  Thank Juha V
PlayaBoardsports, Owner at Playa Boardsports Kiteboarding & Paddleboarding School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2017

Thank you , it was great having you here!!! Come back sooon!!! Let's Go kiteboarding soon again!!!

Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed the intro course with playaboardsports.com The instructors (Marco and Sergio) were great and really focused on getting lots of experience in the water during a 9 hour course. The place is clean, the equipment is top notch, instructors are knowledgeable and the service...More

Thank toronto_mambaba
PlayaBoardsports, General Manager at Playa Boardsports Kiteboarding & Paddleboarding School, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Thanks so much!!! Come back soon!!!

Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Sergio, the owner/main instructor knows exactly what he's talking about and how to get the important steps explained in order to make efficient progress. Moreover, he's a cool kite-dude. It was good fun.

Thank Anton L
PlayaBoardsports, General Manager at Playa Boardsports Kiteboarding & Paddleboarding School, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Thanks so much!!!!!! Good job kiting!!! Come back soon!! 😎

Reviewed 19 December 2016

We originally showed up to rent paddleboards for a few hours (best rates in Playa!) but the wind was too strong to stay out for more than an hour, so we decided to try the intro to kitesurfing course, and I'm very glad we did....More

Thank Greg P
PlayaBoardsports, Manager at Playa Boardsports Kiteboarding & Paddleboarding School, responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2016

Thank you so much Greg , was good having you here!! And really good work on your intro kiteboarding lesson!! Come back soon!!!

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Yucatanfanfeomidaho
10 February 2017|
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Response from PlayaBoardsports | Property representative |
you are very welcome for kitesurfing lessons !! we are there every day!! just come by , if the conditions are good we can get you kiteboarding every windy day! come back soon!! regards
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iiarov
18 November 2015|
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Response from PlayaBoardsports | Property representative |
We offer all kiteboarding services at our kite spot, rentals, lessons, kite camps, kite clinics, downwinders, assistance for launching and landing kites, December is windy and we are having good conditions, Azul fives is... More
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Slapface
10 February 2015|
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Response from lyleyarbrough | Property representative |
Apologies for the delay, we are getting used to TripAdvisor. Sandos Caracol access can be difficult for kiteboarding as there is a lot of reef. You can probably try if you are advanced and with some assitance. In the case... More
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