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Check in with Angel to purchase/view photos. He usually has shots every day of the surfers. He can... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Scott P
Good instructor and material

I've taken 4 lessons with Rene and it was really great! He is calm, experimented, and has a good... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2015
Lausanne, Switzerland
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4 Oct 2017
11 Nov 2015
“Good instructor and material”
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Calle del Morro S/N, Puerto Escondido 71986, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Check in with Angel to purchase/view photos. He usually has shots every day of the surfers. He can also hook you up with equipment and even a place to stay.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Scott P
Reviewed 11 November 2015

I've taken 4 lessons with Rene and it was really great! He is calm, experimented, and has a good pedagogy to teach you the right way according to your level, mindset and the water conditions. Furthermore he always manages to keep your environment safe

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Julien543
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

My partner and I had an awesome afternoon with Rene and Pasquale from Central Surf Shop. They were very patient and attentive to us and helped us both get up on our boards. They also took great care keeping us safe in the water and...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Madeline L
Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

Had a great experience learning to surf with Rene. I started with 1 lesson and ended up taking 4 more. He speaks good english and has many years of professional experience to back up his expertise. He took me from not having a hope of...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank DJayL
Reviewed 1 February 2015

My friend and I took a lesson from Central Surf and it was such a great time! The instruction was thorough, fun and safe. Rene speaks fabulous English and really communicates his passion for surfing well. I have tried to surf for a few years...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 21 January 2015

My girlfriend and I took 2 lessons with Rene and then rented boards from his shop. He was friendly, professional and took the time to direct us to good, beginner waves in town. He provided good quality beginner boards for the lessons, and provided useful...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Ben K
Reviewed 6 January 2015 via mobile

This surf shop has been a long time in town. Angel the owner and local legend can hook you up with a good surfboard or great info about where to score good waves

Thank PepeCasaKei
Reviewed 20 June 2014

Had a great first lesson with Rene at central surf and wished we could stay for more days to get more lessons. Rene is a very experienced surfer and he speaks english. The lessons were adjusted to our level.

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Karina B
Reviewed 18 October 2013

My boyfriend and I had so much fun at our first ever surfing lesson through this surf shop. We were the only two people at the lesson, so had lots of time practicing. The teacher did the lesson in English for us. He was very...More

Date of experience: September 2013
Thank Ali H
Reviewed 28 August 2012

After an okay introductory surf lesson we went back to the surf-shop with the surf-boards, checked that everything was fine and got our deposit back. A few hours later they come to our hostel, which was right next door and told us that there were...More

Date of experience: September 2011
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