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Surf Camp South Africa
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Owner description: Surf Camp South Africa is a Surfing Academy & Adventure Travel Company based inside the Cape St francis Resort, Cape St Francis, South Africa.
Useful Information: Baby buggy parking, Wheelchair access, Food available for purchase, Activities for young children, Bathroom facilities, Lockers / storage, Activities for older children
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed for one week with Cody, Dylan and Ani which was great! Such kind people and great at what they do. Would definately recommend this to anyone that wants to go surfing!

1  Thank Linnkarlsson
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Reviewed 10 December 2016

To Cody and his team. Thank you very very much for this memorable experience for my kids, and the pictures you send me afterwards. Only problem is that my kids now want surf boards and want to start surfing!!!!
We will definitely see you again

Thank CosmosCuisine
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SurfCampDaily, Owner at Surf Camp South Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2016

G'day From Surf Camp South Africa,

Many thanks for your awesome review. Its was a blast teaching your kids and we look forward to their next visit.

Have a wonderful festive season.

Cheers

Cody Futeran - Director: Surf Camp South Africa

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Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Best surf learner experience we could imagine! It is a mystery why this clean gentle and beautiful surf spot is still so undiscovered.
Thanks Cody, thanks Dylan for making our surf experience so much fun and helping us with all your advise, tips and tricks and knowledge of the local conditions!
If you want to learn to surf in South Africa, pick Cape St Francis above over crowded Jeffrey's.
Cody, see you in Amsterdam. Let us know when you are heading our way!
Cheers guys!
Ferry and Malissa

Thank Ferry M
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SurfCampDaily, Owner at Surf Camp South Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2016

G'day Ferry,

Just wanted to pass on a big thanks to you and your mrs for such an epic review. Was a pleasure sharing our time with you and we already looking forward to your next trip! See you in Amsterdam 2017... Safe Travels and all the best over Xmas and NYE.

Cheers Cody - Director Surf Camp South Africa

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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We are surfers on beginner level. Cody took care of us in the most perfect way. Fast, easy and 100% competent. This guy knows his stuff. On top of that he offers an excellent and completly customer focused service. Loved it! Will definitely come back. If you don't find his shop just feed this in google maps -34.208120,24.831160

Thank Marco A
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SurfCampDaily, Owner at Surf Camp South Africa, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2016

Dear Marco & Anna,

Many thanks for the awesome review! :)

It was a Pleasure helping you & the Mrs out.. Enjoy The Drakensberg and safe travels further.

Hopefully see you again sometime.

All the best.

Cody

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Reviewed 1 July 2015

This is a surf school that has truly mastered the art of instructing new surfers. If you want to learn to surf with the most enthusiastic, patient and authentic instructors in the country. Then this is the most definitely the Surf Camp for you.

The pristine Cape St Francis beach break provides the perfect setting for beginners. Nature made for surfing and suitable for all ages and abilities, this beach is clean, safe and one of the most beautiful and popular beaches in South Africa.

The instructors at Surf Camp South Africa have a solid history and credibility in the South African and the International Surfing Community, also in Surf Coaching and Life Saving, both in Australia and California. Their experience and dedication in coaching people in the water is unquestionable and it is evident when watching their lessons that safety and trust are of paramount importance to them.

Cody and Andrew radiate an energy and love for surfIng that is without a doubt infectious. They have an innate ability to assess individual talent and manage to engage the new surfer in the sport instantly, their main aim is to have everyone standing up and having fun in their first lesson.

Surf Camp lessons are absolutely alive with enthusiasm, and masses of encouragement. There is no shortage of cheering, clapping and whistling for each and every effort made, they make it impossible not to have fun trying, no matter what your ability. Giving up is certainly not offered as an option, as the surfers are perpetually encouraged to paddle for "just one more wave" which very often results in the longest ride of the day and your instructor splashing and leaping around in the waves in excitement for your achievement.

Their astounding success rate is second to none, as time after time a new and happy face is seen proudly standing up and riding their first wave. (but definitely not their last) A surf lesson is truly the gift that keeps on giving. It's said that, the feeling is only known to a surfer, and the look of electric excitement on the new surfers face is an unforgettable confirmation. All this is captured by the ever present surf camp photographer, so you can take home and keep the ultimate moments.

Taking Cape St francis by storm, Surf Camp South Africa has attracted a huge following of local kids and parents, this is due to their consistent, reliable lessons and their energy and enthusiasm. They have year round support from local people, schools, businesses and international sponsors. There are also many international visitors who regularly join them for surf camps and lessons. Surf Camp South Africa is creating a great community atmosphere on the beach every weekend and bringing new surfers from all over the world together.

The instructors at this outstanding surf camp will certainly be remembered by many people from around the world, young and old, as the surfers who taught them to surf.

10  Thank Huxley73
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