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My husband and I scheduled two private lessons for our ten year old grandson. What a fantastic... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
San Jose, California
via mobile
Everybody should do this.

Really great experience today with Matt for a beginner stand-up paddleboard lesson in the waters... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
John N
Capitola, California
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Learn to Surf & Stand Up Paddle in Capitola! We offer surf and stand up paddle (SUP) equipment rentals & lessons. Visit our boutique where we offer men's, women's & kids surf apparel, footwear, sunglasses & unique gifts!
131 Monterey Ave, Capitola, CA 95010-3218
+1 831-462-5222
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Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I scheduled two private lessons for our ten year old grandson. What a fantastic experience ! He had Neil as his instructor. He was wonderful and made our grandson a very rewarding experience. Our grandson was up on the board twice this...More

Thank MaryC95123
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Really great experience today with Matt for a beginner stand-up paddleboard lesson in the waters off of Capitola Beach! Matt was very serious in giving us the basics to ensure our understanding, safety, and enjoyment, but he was personable and fun. Everybody should do this.

Thank John N
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We were in Capitola and wanted some paddleboard rentals and they had rentals set up near the beach. These guys were amazing!!! My daughter wasn't super thrilled about going on the ocean, so the guys walked her and her friends' boards down to the river...More

Thank 279melindaz
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I got married over Memorial Day weekend and had A TON of family in town. I called ahead to reserve beach chairs, umbrellas, and beach games. It was perfect!! Everyone was so comfortable that it really made for a perfect and fun day! Matt and...More

Thank Angujai
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Matt was the best surf teacher for our family of four. We were up and enjoying waves soon after we started and enjoyed surfing for a week after right on Capitola beach. The owner of the shop, another Matt, is very helpful and knowledgeable. This...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Talk about accommodations! Last minute surf lesson/session got scheduled! Matt & Matt...greeted my boyfriend, his brother, and I with giant smiles and full of laughs. You want to be around their energy for sure. Matt, our instructor, was very patient and diligent. Answered any questions...More

Thank Compass296257
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Just took a group surf lesson with the Capitola Beach Company crew...had a BLAST! Fun and experienced surf instructor. This was my third lesson with CBC and by now, I'm catching + riding in waves on my own. STOKED to go out again!

Thank bellisomi3
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Very good surfing lessons for our four beginner children of 16 to 21 years old. Recommended for families!

Thank LarsDueled
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Our teen wanted to work on her surf skills over spring break. Capitola Beach Company had small class sizes and encouraging instructors. Capitola is a great place to gain confidence before hitting beaches with bigger waves. Their office is walking distance to the beach and...More

Thank DDswalkingbuddy
Reviewed 28 August 2015

I highly recommend Capitola Beach Company- so much so that I've signed up for surf lessons now this weekend! Paddle boarding is something I always wanted to learn more about. I met Matt out at Capitola around 7:30a and learned all the basics about movement,...More

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