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Tarifa Max Kitesurf School

Calle Batalla del Salado No 92, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
+34 696 55 82 27
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Amazing experience, highly recommend

We've always wanted to do Kitesurfing and had heard Tarifa was the place to do it - we were not... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Daisy H
Great kiting days with Max😊

For the second time I’m returning to Tarifa and Max kiteschool to continue improving my kite... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
Jensen1aqaaaaaaa
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Tarifa Max Kitesurfing School has been giving kite lessons in Tarifa, Spain since 1998, making us the kite school with the most of experience in the area, with proven techniques to ensure you learn to kitesurf quickly, safely and with a lot of fun. Our experience makes the difference. We are a hands on owner run business looking to give you the best service and value for money and will be on the beach to instruct and ensure the quality of your course. Our commitment: in our school the teacher will be with you in the water, to help you out and give you the best chances to get up on the board from the first go. Your course will be tailor made with detailed step by step instructions. You will be taught all the techniques of kitesurfing through step by step instructions which will provide you with all you need to know to improve your level quickly. We offer reduced group courses with 2 to 4 persons per instructor, semi-private lessons and private tuition, from 18€/h with all material, insurance, assistance boat and IKO license included. At the end of your Tarifa Max kitesurfing course you'll get your own official IKO card (International Kitesurfing Organisation) allowing you to go forth into the world as an independent kiter, and rent your equipment wordwide. We sell new and second hand material at the best price and you will be able to get one day for free to try the equipment. We are always happy to advise you and answer any queries. Tarifa Max has some new and exciting developments with the partnership of B3 Tarifa who will be providing our kite school with the newest and best 2017 Slingshot kites and boards. We also offer accommodation package in our kite House, 2 minutes walk from the town beach and the town center where you will find bars and restaurants. The house also offers gear storage for those who come with their own material, free pick to the beach and an ideal place to share great times in Tarifa. There is a great ambience in this newly renovated town house, with amazing views overlooking the old town and Moroccan cost. Come and enjoy kitesurfing with us in the midst of the amazing scenery and beauty of Tarifa, the southern point of Europe. We will take you to the best spots every day depending on the wind direction. Let the Tarifa Max Kitesurfing team take care of the details, our experience does make the difference. See you soon for some great days kitesurfing !
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Calle Batalla del Salado No 92, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
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+34 696 55 82 27
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've always wanted to do Kitesurfing and had heard Tarifa was the place to do it - we were not wrong! From speaking to people and reading reviews we decided to go with Tarifa Max and it was the best decision - we felt safe...More

Thank Daisy H
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TarifaMax K, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you to take the time to review your experience with us. Hope to see you again soon in Tarifa for some great kitesurfing sessión sharing our passion.

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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

For the second time I’m returning to Tarifa and Max kiteschool to continue improving my kite skills. My friend ,who joined me ,went for package of instructions lessons, was really happy with the whole lot👍 Max deliver quality in all areas, instructions, equipment and friendliness....More

Thank Jensen1aqaaaaaaa
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TarifaMax K, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Thank you for your feedback Dag, It was a pleasure to see you again in Tarifa and share a sessión together. Keep in touch Mathieu

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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Had only 3 days, and thanks to Gabriella at Max kite school I had great progress. She was very helpful and corrected my mistakes in a very kind way. It was a pleasure to meet the Max team and I felt very taken care of...More

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TarifaMax K, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Thank you to take the time to review your experience with us. It was really nice to see you improving fast every day and at the end of the 3 days getting up wing and independent. Hope to see you again soon in Tarifa for...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Learning to kitesurf with my 12 year old son. These guys are lovely. So patient, careful to explain everything and really 'can-do'. No hesitation at all in recommending others use them too. Beware - kitesurf is addictive!

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TarifaMax K, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thank you for your feedback. Its really a pleasure to see you enjoying with your son and sharing both our passion. See soon

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

Had a great couple of days learning to kite surf with Vivien only wish I could have had stayed longer! Hopefully be back soon to complete the full course and become a fully fledged kite surfer.More

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TarifaMax K, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Thank you to have take the time to review your experience with us. I m really please you have enjoy your lesson with Vivien and his dedication, in the wáter with everyone to ensure the best progression. Hope to see you again soon in Tarifa...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018

I went to Tarifa to learn kitesurfing for the first time... I chose Max Kitesurf School among many other schools and I was IMPRESSED!!! Was the 20-hour course. The experience was INCREDIBLE!!! It were 5 glorious days in my life!!! Best instructors, total safety, tremendous...More

Thank Sergiy G
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TarifaMax K, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thank you to take the time to review your experience with us. Hope to see you again soon in Tarifa for some great kitesurfing sessión sharing our passion.

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Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

We (a group of 3) took 2 days of kitesurfing class with Vivien. Vivien is a very good and friendly teacher. The school is very nice with friendly staff, good safety conditions and affordable rates. Strongly recommend it

Thank Geoffroy A
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TarifaMax K, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Thank you for your feed back. I m really please you guys enjoy your time kitesurfing with us sharing our passion. Hope to see you soon in Tarifa for great time kitesurfing

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

I took various private lessons with Vivien from Tarifa Max Kitesurfing and really enjoyed them a lot. I learned a lot in these hours and in the end was able to ride some meters.More

Thank Nad J
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TarifaMax K, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

Thank you for your review, It was nice to see you having a good progression every day riding a bit more. I m happy you appreaciate the dedication of your instructor always in the water helping you out to put the board on. Hope to...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

Got a 3-hour private lesson with Matthew for my birthday. Professional, fun and fast progress, looking forward to my next class. Highly recommended if you want to start kiting!

Thank Kristian W
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TarifaMax K, Owner at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2018

Thanks Kristian ! It was a pleasure to teach you the basics of kitesurfing and introduce you to a new sport for your birthday. Hope to see you again soon for the second part and some great days kitesurfing sharing our passion.

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

it was an amazing week ! Robert the instructor was pro and nice. He taught us all the basics and the security. We slept at the kitehouse which is cute and well located. I definitly recommand Tarifa Max if you really want to learn kitesurfing...More

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TarifaMax K, Propriétaire at Tarifa Max Kitesurf School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you Toni, we are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us in Tarifa. Hope to see you again on the water !

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