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Tribe Watersports

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Turtle Bay Road | Plot 2, Watamu 80202, Kenya
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Excellent teaching, great location

My daughter and I did the two day course (over three days) and we loved every minute of it... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
moirab271
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London, United Kingdom
Good team, great location... shame about the student!

Ben, Paulo and the team were fantastic over our three day course. Good kit, office 3-4 mins from... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2017
Rich186338
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London, United Kingdom
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Tribe Watersports is based in Watamu, Kenya, and provides a world class watersports service which includes lessons, rental and hire. Currently East Africa's only BKSA approved Kitesurfing School they also cater for SUP, Deep Sea Fishing and Scuba Diving. From their HQ they run the Watamu Kitesurfing Club a rescue and storage service for kitesurfers living or visiting the area. If you have a sense of adventure come JOIN THE TRIBE...
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Turtle Bay Road | Plot 2, Watamu 80202, Kenya
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

My daughter and I did the two day course (over three days) and we loved every minute of it. Excellent equipment and Paulo was a brilliant teacher who was also endowed with infinite patience! The huge gently sloping beach was also a plus for learning...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2017

Ben, Paulo and the team were fantastic over our three day course. Good kit, office 3-4 mins from the beach and patient, informative instruction. Would have loved to do longer

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Reviewed 26 June 2017

Ben's Kite School is perfectly located at a beautiful beach. The spot is great for beginners as there are not a lot of people at the beach or in the water and the wind seems to be good all the time. All the instructors are...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Took my Kites with me and rented some great Slingshot boards from Ben and Ellie at Tribe Watersports. What a good idea that was because I could swap for bigger boards on the couple of 'light wind' days. They always had super friendly staff on...More

Thank Stephen E
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Reviewed 31 January 2017

I had heard that Watamu was one of the top places to kitesurf so when I found myself there for a few days and having completed about half an IKO course in the UK before the wind dropped off, I couldn't resist. Ben and the...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Really good business and well run by Ben, from our arrival to being out on the water there is minimum fuss, and enough instruction to get you going and out into the sea. We took the beginners course with Fionn, top lad from Ireland who...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2016

Great kitesurfing classes, at the perfect spot! Friendly teachers, good atmosphere, flexible planning and perfect waters to learn kitesurfing. Would recommend the beginners course!

Thank AM2017
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Reviewed 13 December 2016

We had a 2-days kitesurfing beginner class with such a knowledgeable team, in unspoiled uncrowded perfect spot. A shame we didn't have enough time to go through the whole 3-days course but it only makes it a valid excuse to come back to Watamu and...More

1  Thank WN-Ug
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

Another awesome trip to Watamu with Tribe. This time included a boat trip to swim and paddle with the dolphins and a safari into Tsavo - both of which I can't recommend highly enough! Thanks and see you all again soon.

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Reviewed 6 April 2016

This was my second trip to Watamu so I was looking for something to do that I hadn't done before. A trip with Tribe to swim with dolphins was certainly that! We set off on a boat with a really friendly crew, and with Ben's...More

1  Thank Katepenn
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