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Tangalle Surf School

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Tangalle Surf School
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Established in 2003 we are sponsored and supported by the Academy of Surfing Instructors sri lanka. We have a reputation for our open, fun and friendly atmosphere. Our Surf School headquarter is located at the eco beach Hotel just in front of...more
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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6/150 Beach Road, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
+94 71 678 9932
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All reviews blue beach fresh coconut nearby beach surf school coconut drink pick up great teacher perfect waves bigger waves a couple of times my girlfriend king coconut sam instructor session board beginners
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Reviewed 6 days ago

we had great instructions and support. My family was surfing with no previous experience after 30 minutes. Professional and well planned - we had a great time!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Anita D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had booked months in advance, but then were going to be charged excess for transport from our hotel to surf school. Price was going to be in excess of US$180 which was exhorbitant (and could not be guaranteed of surf conditions) so we cancelled.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank John M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time today with Lashi at Blue Beach. Awesome for first timers who haven’t had a chance to surf before. My girlfriend and I thoroughly enjoyed the experience and would recommend to anyone! Lashi is very patient and professional. We were both...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ryuunf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can highly recommend this school if you like to surf in tangalle. Found out about this place via Tripadvisor and it really is as good as the reviews sats. We were picked up at our hotel and brought to a beautiful beach near dikwella. We...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Davidharg
Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

Lashi is a very patient and good teacher, one of the best I've been to. Great van too and really good tunes.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 278shaneg
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

A very professional surf school providing private lessons including all the equipment. The instructor, Sam, came to our hotel to pick us up (my girlfriend could come along even though she didn’t surf). Depending on the weather, waves and your skill he knows different suitable...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Yannick P
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

We just got back from a fantastic afternoon surfing with Tangalle Surf School. Sam took me (a total novice) and my wife (good surfer) out for a lesson. He had me up surfing waves within 30 mins and even gave my wife a few pointers....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jarrisonhones
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere and approach. I was really suprised about the professional preparation for each session. Instructor had always several useful things like sunscreen, water or rashguard. Very patient and emphasized on technique. During every session I felt really safe and important as instructor focused 100%...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Robert G
Reviewed 11 November 2018

Both Lashi and Sam were wonderful instructors. So patient and clear and we both improved loads over the two sessions that we had. We both feel comfortable enough to pick up a board and keep going! Highly recommend

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paradise57905034447
Reviewed 6 November 2018

My brother and I had a fantastic beginner's session by Sam. He was such a patient teacher. Both of us had never touched a surf board in our lives. However in about 75 mins i was paddling and standing on my board. Sam was persistent...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shruti R
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