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“rob barber”(40 reviews)
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Bodyboard-Holidays offer the chance to learn or improve your bodyboarding under the watchful eye of our experienced, qualified, insured coaching team. We choose locations that offer awesome waves, beaches, culture and environment and package it...more
| Unit 2, Towan Promenade, Towan Beach, Newquay TR7 1DU, England
+44 1637 879571
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have just returned from the Newquay coaching weekend and my partner and I had a great time, we both feel like we have improved massively and the tips we have been given by Rob and the team are invaluable. We were made to feel...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great weekend, stayed in an amazing yurt site, met loads of lovely people, and as i was a little more experienced than the others Rob gave me some personal coaching and targets, a nice touch, much appreciated � good shots from jo woodhouse too, seriously...More

Thank Neil B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quality weekend leaving a real smile on my face. This was my second weekend with the Bodyboard holiday team and once again they delivered. The coaching and instruction was of a really high standard.and tailored to each person. Rob, Grant and Toby were really friendly...More

Thank Sam C
rob b, Owner at Bodyboard-Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the lovely review Sam, it was brilliant to be working with somebody who coaches in another sport. Your questions were gratefully received and certainly helped your fast improvements through the weekend. The ability to gain such speed from your take off will definitely...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just been on the science bodyboards coaching weekend in newquay and it was absolutely fantastic!! I had read the reviews on trip advisor and everyone says the weekend is really good so I was hoping it would be worthwhile but the coaching and...More

Thank 77-don
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had an awesome week of bodyboarding & fun in Portugal. Lots of waves & improvements. Mave from Bodyboard holidays is one of the nicest guys I’ve met and he is an excellent instructor. I will definetly go on more trips with Bodyboard-holidays in the...More

Thank captainh0liday
rob b, Owner at Bodyboard-Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Joel, thanks for the kind words. Mave is with out a doubt a super star instructor and all round top bloke. I'm really glad that you enjoyed yourself and look forward to scoring more great waves with you in the future! Many thanks for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My goodness me these people really do deliver every time. Following weekends in Newquay and Croyde Bay, I decided to step it up and take my 2 young boys to Portugal for a week away. Every box was ticked throughout the week. The tuition was...More

Thank Stannahman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just spent a fantastic week being coached and generally well looked after by Mave with Bodyboard-Holidays. His coaching skills, patience and encouragement ensured we all made great progress. Great waves, great area and lovely accommodation, we couldn't have asked for more, highly recommended!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been on a few of these now - Morocco, Costa Rica, Bali - and these were honestly some of the bets and most fun holidays of my life. Rob and the team and are awesome and you'll always have a great group of like-minded...More

Thank AJW109
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just returned from a fantastic, and fun, week of bodyboarding tuition in Portugal. As a family with different abilities I wasn't sure how the week would work out. Matt, our instructor, was brilliant and managed to select the right surf conditions on a...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2018

I must admit I was a bit nervous about our first bodyboarding holiday this summer, and therefore I cannot rate the holiday we have just had high enough. We have two boys age 13 and 10 and we all had an absolutely fantastic week. The...More

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23 September 2016|
Response from Bensonator | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply, only just seen this, definitely Central America. Just come back from Santa Teresa in Costa Rica, the waves are my favourite destination. Look on my Facebook page ‘Robert Benson’ you will see some drone... More