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Address: 707 Pacific Beach Dr, San Diego, CA 92109
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+1 858-488-2685
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Pacific Surf School. A surf school created to teach beginners the...

Pacific Surf School. A surf school created to teach beginners the experience of surfing and water safety.The Best Surf School in San Diego. Locations in Ocean Beach and Pacific Beach/ Mission Beach and Ocean Beach. Easy Booking online. Book online is required .

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I had my first surf lesson ever with Jess, and she was fantastic! So easygoing, upbeat, and did a great job explaining and answering any questions. Her instruction had me standing... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 August 2015
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San Diego, California

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2015

I had my first surf lesson ever with Jess, and she was fantastic! So easygoing, upbeat, and did a great job explaining and answering any questions. Her instruction had me standing up on the first wave, and riding waves by myself before the end of the lesson. Definitely recommend this school, even watching other lessons and groups, everyone did well... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

Had a lesson with Brandon. Awesome dude and had us standing up in a couple rides. Everyone was really friendly I would recommend this to anyone wanting to try it out

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

I am visiting the west coast from the UK as a teenager and it was a great idea going to the Pacific surf school. Easy to get too, kind staff, and luckily I had a great instructor "Rene" who got me up 1st time. Well explained, only 20 minuets before we were ready to go out to the ocean. Thanks... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

We had a great time having never surfed before and Brandon was super. One teenager not so sure about surfing and she was up on surf board in three tries and smiling with laughter by end. The rest of us followed suit. The whole surf school staff were great. Highly recommend them as they are right on the beach

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Sutton Coldfield, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015

We are a family of four (parents and two teens). None of us had surfed before. We booked our first lesson online from the UK. While I was looking at the website there was a pop up chat option so I was able to ask questions before booking, which was really helpful (and I was assured that nearly 50 is... More 

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Sointula, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015

These instructors were so skilled at encouraging and making people feel at ease. Even if they've never surfed. Daniel, our instructor, was so personable, knowledgable and fun. Highlight of my vacation for sure.

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Saskatoon, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

I had three lessons in my life time. I learned how to actually get up on my own with Daniel's instruction. I learned so much! And had so much fun!! Thanks Daniel.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

What a great experience! Everyone associated with the surf school was friendly and very helpful. Adam Smith is an excellent instructor - I learned a lot and had so much fun! Thanks Adam! :)

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

I took a lesson with Kevin on Saturday 7/25 and it was such a fun experience! I am a San Diego native and had a friend visiting from Boston. Kevin was attentive, helpful, patient and fun with each member of our party. Even though we were in a group lesson, I felt as though I was given exceptional attention and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

My 7 year old took a private one hour surf lesson with Dan this morning. What a great experience! This was his first time surfing. Dan was patient, encouraging and positive! For my son's first time surfing, Dan had him up on the board quickly!! My son keeps asking when we are going surfing again!! Thank you Pacific Surf School... More 

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