I was in Cabarete for 6 days and was able to windsurf 5 of them. The center has good gear, is right on the beach, and allows you to change boards/sails with ease. The workers are nice, and the lesson quality was amazing. I took...More
Vela Cabarete - Windsurf Center
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I can advise to go to Vela Windsurfing Center. They have good equipment and guys from the school and very good windsurfers!
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
Nice staff, good food, chilled beer, cool location, best for Windsurfing in the DomRep, Live Music and other party events, cool place
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
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
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
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
Vela and the team are so great! They will get you up and riding in no time. Awesome team makes you feel at home
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.