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Koala Surf School

Avenida Dr. Ramos Pereira, 271, Vila Praia de Ancora 4910-547, Portugal
+351 934 846 371
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My daughter loves this school

Good value and good tutoring of my daughter - now she can surf confidently. Loads of staff to help... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Charlie M
via mobile
Much more than a surf school....

When you walk into Koala surf school you get so much more than just surf rental or lessons..... you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
spl007
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Dublin, Ireland
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The main objective of Koala Surf School is to provide everyone an unforgettable experience, lots of fun and get to know this fantastic sport that is surfing. Our biggest concern is security. Surf Lesson : 2O Euros, ( 1h30 m) with all material and insurance. Surf School accredited by the Portuguese Federation of Surf, with 6 years of experience...
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Avenida Dr. Ramos Pereira, 271, Vila Praia de Ancora 4910-547, Portugal
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+351 934 846 371
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good value and good tutoring of my daughter - now she can surf confidently. Loads of staff to help the kids and all friendly and supportive - my daughter felt safe when out in the sea. Recommended and my daughter will return

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When you walk into Koala surf school you get so much more than just surf rental or lessons..... you get friendship, helpfulness, understanding and joy. Manuel, Ana and family and their team of expert and patient surf instructors run private or group lessons, for all...More

Thank spl007
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KoalaSurfSchool, Proprietário at Koala Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks ! We are very happy you have enjoy :) Best regards. Koala family :)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family spent a day with the Koala surf school and it was the highlight of our holiday, especially after having spent a week in Porto. Manola and the rest of the staff are very encouraging and patient, even if you are a beginner. One...More

Thank Phil R
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KoalaSurfSchool, Proprietário at Koala Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks you so much!!! We are very happy you have enjoy and your family :) Thanks for your offer....for sure If I go to ireland I will go with you for a Guiness :) I keep with your contacts :) Best regards. Manolo

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A friend and I visited the area this June and decided to try surfing - it was by far the best decision we made! Manolo is a great teacher who found a way for me to surf even with a wrist injury. It was great...More

1  Thank Anna B
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KoalaSurfSchool, Proprietário at Koala Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Anna! It was a pleasure ! Happy to meet you ! We wish all the best to both of you :)

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

I will start by describing the place is a quite unique long beach with 3 stages spot since beginners to advanced surfers or bodyboarders, has a small and calm river straight to the ocean, and all the place it is surrounded by mountains giving the...More

1  Thank Joao Pedro L
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

I've followed some lessons and I learned it very quickly thanks to the good teacher. Not only can you surf, you can rent bikes, sup boards,... It was a very nice experience and I recommend it to everybody.

1  Thank Senna P
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

We can recommend this surf school for everybody. Manel and the other teachers are very competent and do a good job. It was a great experience and a good Time for us. Very friendly people, with good vibes, and a very nice place. We loved...More

1  Thank loveandsunshine1
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

I visited Ancora in autumn with a friend. My friend had a personal surf lesson with Manolo from Koala Surf School. We felt welcome and supported in an excellent way. Thanks a lot!

1  Thank jheeren
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

We had 5 fantastic days at koala surfschool! Very friendly and great teachers, trey are such lovely people! Hope to be back one day😊

1  Thank Sandra S
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

My 10 year old son, never took a surf lesson in the past and loved Koala surf school! Manuel is great with all ages learning to surf and would recommend taking his classes! Vila Praia de Ancora is the perfect spot to experience surf, good...More

1  Thank jlferr3
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