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Bobo Surfs Up Surf School

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Professional Surfing School in the Dominican Republic Bobo Surf's Up , We are located in the heart of the Caribbean only short 5 min drive west of Cabarete and 20 minutes from Puerto Plata (POP) international airport..Offering professional surf...more
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Vista del Caribe, Cabarete, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 18 August 2018

We went to Bobo in the last day of our vacation, not sure what to expect. It was a pleasant surprise. Bobo is the best instructor who has taught us. We took lessons before in many places -- California, Hawaii, Tahiti, Puerto Rico, Taiwan, and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank xinganbian
Reviewed 9 July 2018

If you every go ro the repul domin and suffering is what your looking for then you have found tbe best

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

I had a fantastic time this morning at Bobo‘s surf school. He is a great teacher, who goes the extra mile in order to teach you what you want to learn. Can highly recommend this place for starters and advanced surfers! Will definitely be back!...More

3  Thank HelloBerlin5
Reviewed 14 March 2018

I am a beginner/intermediate surfer. Bobo gave me and a friend a group lesson and really help me with the technique of weight and balance distribution while surfing. He also recorded me on video to review after surfing my progress. Some of the other places...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank mserang
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Bobos might, and probably is, an excellent surfer. However, charging 35USD for an sloppy and kind of aggressive (hey, I'm learning, don't yell at me when i make a mistake) lesson, is not understandable. Also, one of the assistants was completely unhelpful, asking every few...More

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank kitesutra
Reviewed 9 January 2018

I'm very glad to have taken lessons with Bobo's surf school (4 lessons). I've been surfing before (irregularly, around 4 years), but felt stuck and needed some push to my skills to go to next level. Bobo appeared extremely professional, one of the best surfers...More

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank Inna S
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

I went to BoBo’s to rent a longboard and enjoy Playa Encuentro’s waves. I’ve been surfing for many years, BoBo advised me on a lesson, I kindly declined, but later changed my mind. I took his lesson and the rest is history! I let go...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank jag1044photo
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Pedro spent a long time teaching us and even if we didn't all pick the technique up he was patient and passionate that his enthusiasm was infectious. Victor spent ages making sure we all stood up on our boards (even if for two of the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Peter B
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

this place is absolutely the best spot to surf around the area for beginners as well as for the more advanced ones. we decided to attend another surflesson, as we both just started to surf. for us it was the 5th time in the waves...More

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank chri-on-the-beach
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Great surfschool run by Dominican people. Best place on the beach at the beginning of the current and great breaks. Other schools walk out to Bobo's point to go into the water. They have a great variety of boards.

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank Rob B
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