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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I stayed at Selina for almost two weeks. I honestly wanted to extend it another two weeks. The Shokogi surf camp was amazing! My instructor Josu was first class. I learned so much in a short amount of time. Every lesson I was challenged to...More

Thank Andrew O
Reviewed 8 October 2018

My girlfriend and I attended a surfcamp run by this school and we had a great time! With at least 10 surf trips between us, we both highly recommend this place for surfers of all levels! GiGi provides good equipment at great prices, and is...More

Thank bradjames09
Reviewed 22 September 2018

We surfed for three days at Playa Venao, renting boards and a paddleboard for cruising around the bay. We had consistent surf and great, friendly advice from the ownership of the Shokogi Surf School. They had a good variety of equipment, all in good repair...More

Thank JMurphy63
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

I spent two weeks in Playa Venao surfing with the Shokogi Surf School. I arrived there with only two hours basic training in surfing in Morocco and left surfing some bigger green waves. I had never dreamt about that! Theory and fun goes hand in...More

Thank tinawue
Reviewed 1 September 2017

ShokoGi Surf School is amazing. We scheduled a beginning lesson for four family members, age 21-62. Everyone was so accommodating. The owner GiGi is a congenial soul who was quick to correspond to our many email inquiries. Our instructor Conner was very patient and engaging...More

Thank Duckb0y
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

As to a perfect wave, the Shokogi surf shop can be seen from a distance with its colorful decor and beautiful array of boards. The peak is the amazing instructors: the perfect mix of charm, reliability, and expertise. The rush comes from the amount one...More

Thank Maya G
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Panama is expensive. I hated paying $20 for a surfboard for the day, but it is what it is and it is what everyone else charges. They have some good quality boards for hire and so eventually I suppose it's decent value for money for...More

Thank gecko4
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Rented a stand up paddle board 8'0 with cabon paddle. The service at the store was amazing, gigi and eden you are amazing! I will be back for sure.

Thank Gal M
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

We took a one hour lesson for two and it was really good. Doing a lesson on your own will give you a bit more attention but as we were two we had time to catch our breaths between the waves, felt good. The instructor...More

Thank Jakob A
Reviewed 31 January 2016

I had no idea how complicated kite surfing was but Gigi and his crew explained it in such a way that us rookies could understand and get hooked on the sport. I will be back to take surfing lessons and of course more kite surfing...More

Thank Jesse M
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