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Akaroa Surf Safaris

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13 Apr 2017
“Highlight of our trip so far!”
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Why just take a standard surf lesson when you can come on a Surf Safari in the stunning Banks Peninsula! So I want to take a Surf Safari! What can I expect? We provide, a 1.5 hour surf lesson led by one of our professional local guides a guided...more
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 18:30
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Akaroa 7542 40 Rue Lavaud | On the grass, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

If you’re reading this then you’re thinking about a dig lesson - do it!!! You won’t be disappointed. Jake is such an awesome instructor, we had a fantastic afternoon surfing and both managed to stand up. He’s super patient but pushes you so you achieve...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018

Jake was a terrific instructor. Patient with this beginner and very knowledgeable. Got exactly what I wanted out of the lesson--an intro to this beautiful sport.

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Allielovesthebeach, Owner at Akaroa Surf Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2018

Thanks for the review Dillon, so glad you enjoyed your surf safari! Allie & Greville

Reviewed 29 January 2018

This was one of the top highlights of our 3 week family trip to NZ! We just happened to see the van and called the number on the side, and the next day, Greville picked the 5 of us up in town - my wife...More

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Allielovesthebeach, Owner at Akaroa Surf Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2018

Thanks so much for the review, we are so happy you enjoyed coming on a surf safari with us! It is impossible to find these spots if you are a tourist with out a guide so we are delighted you enjoyed sharing our secrets! All...More

Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

It was my second time surfing and our instructor Jake took us to a perfect beach for beginners. He explained everything really well (way better than my first lesson at home) and managed to get me standing quite a few times. His enthusiasm was very...More

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Allielovesthebeach, Owner at Akaroa Surf Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Thanks so much for the review! We are so happy you enjoyed your safari, our instructors only take out small groups so that they have alot of time for teaching and assisting in the water and on land! Safe travels! Allie & Greville

Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

As an experienced snowboarder I wanted to try Surfing for a while now. It was great! The equipment is all new, the drive there was beautiful. I would do this again, even on a rainy day:) Great and enthusiastic instructor got us standing on the...More

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Allielovesthebeach, Owner at Akaroa Surf Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Thanks so much for the review! So glad you enjoyed discovered one of the hidden gems they dont tell the tourists about! The beaches around here are just stunning. Glad you had a great surf safari! Allie & Greville

Reviewed 26 April 2017

You are never too old to learn to surf was so true for us when we booked a trip to learn to surf with Akaroa Surf Safari's at a lovely beach close to Akaroa township. Our instructor's couldn't have been more helpful and had us...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2017

As beginner surfers we didn't know what we were getting ourselves in for, but our instructor Gravels enthusiasm and Irish humour was infectous and we found ourselves having the time of our lives in the surf in no time! Breathtaking views on the drive to...More

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Allielovesthebeach, Owner at Akaroa Surf Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Thanks for the review and we are glad that is was the highlight of your trip!

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