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Vela Cabarete - Windsurf Center

Caya Principal, Cabarete, Dominican Republic
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Good equipment, profesional service, beautifull place!

I can advise to go to Vela Windsurfing Center. They have good equipment and guys from the school... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
pj856
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Los Angeles, California
At Vela you are always good

My goal in Cabarete was to have a unforgettable windsurf vacation. So, when I got there I took my... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2017
gutje
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2 weeks ago
“Good equipment, profesional service, beautifull place!”
25 Dec 2017
“At Vela you are always good”
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Caya Principal, Cabarete, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can advise to go to Vela Windsurfing Center. They have good equipment and guys from the school and very good windsurfers!

Thank pj856
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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

My goal in Cabarete was to have a unforgettable windsurf vacation. So, when I got there I took my time and looked arround to see my options. You can pretty much choose a place to get your equipment on line but it's even better to...More

Thank gutje
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

Nice staff, good food, chilled beer, cool location, best for Windsurfing in the DomRep, Live Music and other party events, cool place

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Reviewed 17 February 2017

Shop has JP boards, which we sail at home, and Neil Pryde sails. Sam was very helpful our first day there, filled us in on sailing conditions and where the reefs were located. Unfortunately the wind didn't cooperate, had one day on the water with...More

Thank Diane S
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

Every trip to Cabarete begins and ends with a trip to Vela. Windsurf and paddleboard/paddle surf gear. Jens, Audrey, Gary and the entire staff is totally friendly and accommodating. Every year they make us fell so welcome and are always happy to share local surf...More

1  Thank ToddS802
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Reviewed 23 August 2015

We've rented 10 day at the Vela Windsurf Center and we enjoyed every moment. The staff was really helpful. When I got sunburned, because I was out on the water too long, they gave me good advice and I could take a break on day....More

Thank Ari A
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Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

I spent two weeks with my 3 around 20 yo daughters at vela for windsurfing every day. In the last years I travelled to several spots and rent my gear there, but this station is amazing: great organized by Jens, super motivated staff with helpful...More

1  Thank Sven G
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Reviewed 17 July 2015

Vela and the team are so great! They will get you up and riding in no time. Awesome team makes you feel at home

Thank tatianahoward
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Reviewed 7 April 2014

I took several days of lessons with Oli. He was fantastic. He was patient, happy and a great guy to be around. Defiantly ask for Oli if you want to take kiteboarding lessons.

1  Thank David H
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Peakpair
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Response from gutje | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it's mostly deep water start. very good to practice.
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