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Dylan's Surf Company

Main street, Arugam Bay 32500, Sri Lanka
+94 77 844 9070
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Able to stand after the 2nd wave

I took a beginner’s class, since I had only surfed once in Bali, but was never properly taught by... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Gilles1960
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
via mobile
Beginner’s lessons with Kutty

We had 3 days of surfing with Dylan’s and Kutty. After an initial mix up with our booking, it was... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Maddy W
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London, United Kingdom
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Dylan's Surf Company is all about surfing! Whether you wish to buy some surf or beach wear, are in need of an instructor or just looking to rent a board, head to Dylan's Surf Company and we'll sort you out! Dylan's Surf School offers both single surf lessons for the ones who just want to give it a try and longer surf courses for anyone wishing to spend a bit more time in the water. Whether you are a beginner or an intermediate surfer, the Surf School offers classes from the beginning of April to the end of October, which covers the main surf season on the East coast of Sri Lanka. Beginner classes are also running from November to March. Dylan's Surf School is also the only official Billabong sponsored Surf School in Sri Lanka, ensuring professional instructors and quality products to our customers. Our instructors have been accredited by the ISA (International Surfing Association).
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“chu chu” (6 reviews)
“lots of fun” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Main street, Arugam Bay 32500, Sri Lanka
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+94 77 844 9070
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I took a beginner’s class, since I had only surfed once in Bali, but was never properly taught by someone. Had a great instructor (Chuchu) who was really patient and professional. He gave some good suggestions after every failed wave. He also noticed I was...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had 3 days of surfing with Dylan’s and Kutty. After an initial mix up with our booking, it was quickly resolved. Our first morning we had a lesson at 8am and then the next two were at 6am to avoid the crowds - definitely...More

Thank Maddy W
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a group of 5 wannabe surfers (Dad plus 4 children aged 16-21) who ranged in ability from "intermediate" beginner to "advanced" beginner. We were in Sri Lanka for 2 weeks and had 3 full days in Arugam Bay to try a bit of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We end it up to Dylan’s, as trying to find a good school for surfing from reading the reviews on the net They were as we expected to be. Ham Zaa, the guy who is responsible for booking the courses is very professional and things...More

1  Thank ilias k
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dylan’s is the best place to go for anything surf related, lessons with chu chu are fun and very effective and the organization and board rentals with Hamzaa is really so chill. Hamzaa is such a passionate and caring person and they do everything to...More

1  Thank Sahar E
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I did 6 classes at Dylan’s Surf school and had such a great experience with Jacko, my instructor. The guy lives and breathes surfing and I strongly believe that I couldn’t have found a better instructor. Considering I’ve never held a board before, I was...More

1  Thank sheldon a
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and 2 friends had 3 lessons with Jakko and Imalka. Lessons were good with the instructors briefing us on the location when we got there to warn us about rocks etc. One of our group was with Jakko as she was more of a...More

1  Thank ffiom_307
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I just completed a package of 4 surf classes with Dylan’s surf company and could not be happier! My surf instructor - Kutty - was professional, highly capable, and always in time and smiling for our classes, even the 6 AM ones! He got me...More

1  Thank Gcnl
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed a few days in Arugam Bay. Took some surflessons at Dylans and enjoyed it very much. Roshan, you were a very patient teacher, thanks!! Go to Dylan's and ask for Roshan. 😊

1  Thank isarjen
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We surprised our daughter on her 10th birthday with a surf lesson plus me and my hubby also wanted to get one. So in the end we got two instructors. One for me and my hubby and one for my daughter. I had really a...More

Thank Julia Katharina W
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elliejenkins2000
1 October 2016|
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Response from Dylans_Surf_Company | Property representative |
Hi there, Sorry for a late reply. Geeny is correct, the price for a beginner lesson is 2500LKR per person plus the transport. The cost of transport can be shared if you are 2 or more. Please visit our website for more... More
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