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“paddle boarding”(17 reviews)
“surf lessons”(11 reviews)
“kayak tour”(10 reviews)
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La Vida Laguna offers the best in stand-up paddleboarding, kayaking, hiking, biking and surfing in Laguna Beach. We do private and group tours, lessons and semi-private lessons at the best value in town. Laguna Beach has the tastiest mix of...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1257 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3115
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+1 949-275-7544
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All reviewspaddle boardingsurf lessonskayak toursea lionsgreat guideshared lots of interestingsaw dolphinslocal wildlifeamazing experiencedifferent perspectivefavorite partwhole familya lot of funinstructorderekpaddlingocean
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our three kids, 19, 17 and 15 all had a successful 2 hour surfing lesson.My youngest daughter was apprehensive and scared but managed to get up and surf at least once during her lesson.

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Katie L, Guest Relations Manager at La Vida Laguna, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review! Thats so awesome your daughter faced her fears and was able to experience the joys of surfing. We love to share our love of the sport in a way everyone can enjoy. Thanks for surfing with us!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great time, the guide Ali was both knowledgeable about the points of interest and always watching for our safety.We were graced by a pod of dolphins and the water was amazing! GO you will ove it!

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Katie L, Guest Relations Manager at La Vida Laguna, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us! We love having locals on our tours as it gives you a new perspective of where you live. We are so glad you had a memorable experience.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The kids said surfing with their instructor from La Vida Laguna was the highlight our week in gorgeous Laguna Beach. They were already so excited to surf and we had been recommended La Vida Laguna, but their teacher Jason took their fun to a whole...More

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Katie L, Guest Relations Manager at La Vida Laguna, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the amazing review! We are so happy the kids have a new found love for surfing. We had so much fun working with you all this summer and we hope to see you back in the future! Thanks for surfing with...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Five of us did the sea kayak tour and everyone really enjoyed it. The water looked rough from the shore but once you got out it was great and the guides did a good job of keeping an eye on everyone. We saw a seal...More

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Katie L, Guest Relations Manager at La Vida Laguna, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review us! We are so glad you were able to enjoy the views and wildlife in the area. We appreciate your honesty with your feelings about the cost of the excursion, we try to make this an affordable activity...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed a kayak and Paddle board experience with La Vida Laguna. the guides were very knowledgeable and professional. we thoroughly enjoyed the experience and it was a unique and informative way to visit the area.

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Katie L, Guest Relations Manager at La Vida Laguna, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so glad you had a memorable experience on the water with your family. The best way to get to know Laguna Beach is on the water! Thanks for adventuring with us.

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

This was our first time ever being on a paddleboard. We always wanted to try and booked this tour. Jack was our guide and he was awesome! He gave us a lesson before take off and guided us through everything. He was very patient with...More

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Katie L, Guest Relations Manager at La Vida Laguna, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are honored to be the highlight of your trip! Thanks for amazing review. We hope to paddle with you again soon.

Reviewed 16 August 2018

My husband and I went with our 8 and 10 year old daughters. The instructors (Dan and Jason) were really helpful explaining the basics of surfing and the ocean while practicing on the sand. Then when we got out in the water, they were awesome...More

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Katie L, Guest Relations Manager at La Vida Laguna, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your awesome review! We really appreciate it and are so happy your family had an experience to remember!

Reviewed 13 August 2018

Had a great time surfing with Bryson & Harden (?). Didn't hurt that they are both super hunky cool surfer dudes. Small quibble -- and it really is minor -- is that while at sea they mentioned another family that "tips really well" which seemed...More

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Katie L, Guest Relations Manager at La Vida Laguna, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thanks for the recommendation! We are so happy you had such an awesome time. We apologize you were not informed the 2 hours includes travel time to the beach and getting suited up to surf. Thanks for surfing with us, we hope to see you...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018

I signed up for surfing lessons for the first time and it was AMAAAZING!!! The surf instructors they have are excellent... since my first day out I signed up everyday after that for the duration of my stay! I Hiiiiiighly recommend Justin and Jaeson I...More

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Katie L, Guest Relations Manager at La Vida Laguna, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Hey Hazma! Thanks so much for the raving review. We love to see you surf so much! Soon you might be teaching the lessons :-)

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing experience, everyone loved it. The guides are superior, very helpful and funny. Well recommended

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Katie L, Guest Relations Manager at La Vida Laguna, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thanks Osama for the recommendation! We are so happy we provided you with an amazing experience.

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Etheledu
9 July 2016|
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Kayaking is the one water activity you can participate without needing to know how to swim. You will have a life vest and an expert guide with you.
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SheilaC2745
7 July 2016|
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Response from Scott Y | Property representative |
We have a truck where we store equipment and a storage bin for keys and other valuables. We keep everything under lock and key for you.
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SheilaC2745
4 July 2016|
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Depending the time of the year.. winter - long sleeve and summer -beach attire.
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