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A+ experience!

Great for learning water sports with experienced instructors! We tried kite-surfing for the first... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2015
Klaudyna K
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Excellent surf lesson

I am a beginner to surfing - I'd only ever been twice before and both times had not managed to... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2015
jojohollo
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London, United Kingdom
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Explora is a kite, surf and windsurf centre located on the beach in Essaouira. We also have a surf shop in the heart of the medina. We are open every day and offer kite, surf or windsurf lessons, rental and special clinics at certain times during the year. We can also organise your accommodation and transfers, as well as work with local partners to organise horse riding, quad biking or any other adventure you might have in mind. Your experience is at the heart of what we do, we are here to ensure you have a great time.
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Blvd Mohamed V | Corniche du Sud, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Reviewed 16 August 2015

Great for learning water sports with experienced instructors! We tried kite-surfing for the first time (it only looks easy!) and managed to complete 6h out of 10h as my boyfriend got food poisoning and we had to cancel the rest of course :( Got refund...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2015

I am a beginner to surfing - I'd only ever been twice before and both times had not managed to stand up on a wave. After a two hour lesson with Momo I had managed to get up on the board several times and now...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2015

We were for 11 days in Essaouira, Nasser and Sara from Explora Morocco, gave us a holiday full of activities. The girls, (both 16) learned how to surf, in 5 lessons each, but we also booked horse riding and quad biking through them. On top...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2015

Had a great time learning to surf with 19 year old daughter and 15 year old son! Excellent lessons with Rachid. Everyone at surf school very friendly and helpful. Would recommend the surf trip also.

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Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

I recently tried kite surfing for the first time at Explora in Essaouira. My instructor Ayoub, was really good. He explained everything clearly and was very patient and encouraging. The location is perfect. The equipment is good and all of the staff were welcoming and...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2015

I recently had a surf lesson with Explora. The initial contact when I booked the lesson was friendly, welcoming and professional. The 2 hour lesson took place the following day and I cannot believe how much I learnt in such a short space of time...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2015

We did 4hrs of surf lessons, and it was excellent. Momo was a great teacher and was very patience with us. Essaouira was a good place for beginners to learn. Really enjoyed it.

Thank Simon C
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Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

We booked 6 hours of surfing lessons (in 2 hour blocks) with Explora in Essaouira. Everyone we met at the school was very friendly and made us feel less nervous about being complete surfing beginners! We met our instructor Momo who took us through the...More

Thank Elissa D
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Reviewed 18 July 2015

I took my daughter to Morocco, and her favourite place was Essaouira, much to Explora's help :) Super friendly staff, all of them. My daughter felt safe at all time and due to experienced and amazing instructors, she managed fine and surfing was a hit!...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2015

My boyfriend and I were complete surfing beginners and had a fantastic time learning in Essaouira. We originally had only intended to go for 1 lesson but we were hooked and returned for a further 4! Our instructor Rachid was fantastic, he was friendly, entertaining...More

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Taqi S
14 March 2018|
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Response from ExploraMorocco | Property representative |
Hi I am so sorry I only just saw this message, sorry ! I hope you had a great time in Essaouira. Thanks Sara
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jctlplatt
16 February 2016|
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Response from ExploraMorocco | Property representative |
Hi, I just wanted to let you know for some reason we only just received this question now ! Sorry for not replying. I dont suppose you need to know the answer now, so I hope you had a lovey holiday in Essaouira. Thanks Sara
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