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Pacific Surf School

441 Campbell Street, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
+1 250-725-2155
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Great instructor & value

Went in Sept, during the week, 9 AM (3 hour) class. Check-in was smooth. Not too many people out... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Livonia, Michigan
Great group lesson - unique to Tofino!

Having surfed 5 or 6 times before and having done 3 previous group lessons with instructors in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lisa T
Calgary, Canada
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Here at Pacific Surf School, we’ll have you riding the waves faster than you ever imagined! Voted #1 Surf School in Tofino, & Top 10 Surf Schools in the World (National Geographic, 2012); where else would you want to learn? We make it easy (and fun!) with group lessons, family lessons and private lessons all year long - and for all ages and skill levels. Pacific Surf School has been loving and teaching surfing on Tofino’s legendary beaches since 1998.
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  • Terrible0%
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441 Campbell Street, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
+1 250-725-2155
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went in Sept, during the week, 9 AM (3 hour) class. Check-in was smooth. Not too many people out yet on the beach either (Cox Bay) so that was a bonus. Our instructor, Greg, was awesome & funny. Taught well and gave constructive feedback during...More

Thank ninarobles87
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having surfed 5 or 6 times before and having done 3 previous group lessons with instructors in Punta Cana and two spots in Hawaii, I was a bit hesitant to take an intro group lesson fearing wasted time in basics repetition. I was happily surprised!...More

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 7 September 2017

My boyfriend and I tried surfing for the first time in the middle of August with Pacific Surf School. We had a great first time with our instructor Greg. He was very knowledgeable and gave us all individual advice and instruction throughout the lesson. We...More

Thank PJSmo
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Four our one year wedding anniversary, one of the activities we wanted to do while traveling on Vancouver Island, was to surf. We needed lessons, because neither if us knew how to surf. We didn't regret it one bit! Our instructor, Adam was great. Both...More

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Thank-you for all your support to make our 10 year old son’s first surfing experience fun, educational and safe. The one on one instruction and professionalism of the instruction was superb. As a NCCP Certified Coach myself, I was impressed by not only Angelo and...More

Thank Desharlyn
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We drove over from the east coast of the island specifically to surf in Tofino, and we were not disappointed with our experience with Pacific Surf School. I called on our drive over and was contacted back by Meagan after she found instructors to take...More

Thank jaymoldil
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Our surf instructors were phenomenal! Callum & Oaks were with us every step of the way and were super encouraging throughout the lesson. We were a group of 4 girls and the surfing made our Tofino trip that much better. I definitely recommend.

Thank Jacho27
Reviewed 26 August 2017

My teens (13 and 15) and a friend (13) had had a 3 hour group surfing lesson when we were in Tofino last year. II turned out to be great introductory lesson. We also purchased the photos which were fantastic! This year we opted for...More

1  Thank Gogizmo
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I signed up for a 3 hour group lesson. They check the surf reports and determine the best beach to surf at for the day, on our day we went to Cox Beach. It was awesome! There was 5 in the group...More

Thank camsindell
Reviewed 21 August 2017

My daughter 13 years and niece 7 years took a 3 hour beginners lesson. Professional reception, instructor, photographer. Everything was top notch. The instructor was 'working' hard ensuring both of them were taken care of (Safety and Fun) By the 1 hr mark, both girls...More

Thank Ed L
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Meg S
28 March 2017|
Response from nparolin | Reviewed this property |
Just surfing lessons!