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Surf Center Tarifa is located in one of the best wind destinations in Europe, situated at Los Lances Beach, 4 km outside Tarifa. It´s a wondeful spot with fantastic views of Africa, where sailors and surfers enjoy the wind and the beach. We have new...more
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Ctra Nacional 340 Kilometro 79,3 | Inside Hotel Arte Vida, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Lesson was ok . We were 5 in group and I was only one non Spanish , so not so much English talking there... Course was 2 h , I think we had like 30-45 min theory and rest in the water , could wish...More

Thank Riina M
Reviewed 19 August 2018

The boards are all newish and the attention from the instructors was spot on. Teach, model then practice and then move on or repeat. I enjoyed myself enormously. Yes there are sharp rocks under the water but they provide you with booties and tell you...More

Thank jonnycupal
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

The lesson was ok, but the area was full of sharp stones and which made the falling dangerous for beginners. Falling cannot be avoided also because other students cannot control the board.

Thank Lili707
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

My first time on the water in 6 years, looking to tick off Tarifa from the bucket list! The young guy who had just started working there was good but the rest of the staff were dismissive and unhelpful with one word answers to my...More

Thank Neil C
Hector S, Propietario at Surf Center Tarifa, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Hello Neil, thanks for taking time to feedback your experience, but we are not a Severne Center but the neighbors do, please if you had a problem with them feedback in their company profile. If for some reason your bad experience was with us, we...More

Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Had private lessons here last week. Great teacher, great equipment, nice people and they’re really flexible. We only went out on the water when there was enough wind, instead of going just to fill the lesson.

Thank Alex N
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We rented Kitesurf equipment for two days. The material is in good condition, North Kites, mostly brand new. Staff is nice and provides good information.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 28 September 2017

There are many schools in Tarifa, but it seems that this is one of the best! Surf Center Tarifa has beach access which is ideal for the windsurfing lessons. We had Americo as our kitesurfing instructor, and we really enjoyed the lessons. The school provided...More

Thank Maria Z
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This surf center has a top crew, profesionel and fun. They are located in the nice beach hotel Arte Vida. Great week of kiting and relaxing at the beach bar

Thank DriesA15
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I did a lot of research to find a walk-out kiteboarding hotel in Tarifa, I found the Hotel Arte Vida, and with it the Surf Center. I brought my own gear and wanted lessons (Tarifa can be tricky and there was an off shore wind)....More

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I had an awesome time this weekend learning to Windsurf, the equipment it's in good condition also warm winter wetsuits were provided, weather conditions were not easy but doable, we had poniente wind so a bit choppy water and some current, we had some "walks...More

Thank DiJurri
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