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Rene Egli Fuerteventura

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Kiteboarding at Rene Egli

Size works against excellence. The Rene Egli brand was taken over by Gorriones Melia hotel and the... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2018
november2016
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Lorrach, Germany
The best teacher of kiteboarding EVER!!!

It was my 2-nd course of kiteboarding in Rene Egli Kitesurfing Center and I'm sure that it wasn't... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Małgorzata O
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René Egli Fuerteventura Windsurfing & Kiteboarding Rentals and courses for all levels Open 365 days per year Our highlights at a glance: - TOP Windsurf-Center - Rebuilt in April 2014 - TOP Kite-Center – Rebuilt in March 2013 - TOP Lagoon - exclusive...more
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Playa Sotavento | Hotel Melia Gorriones, 35627 Costa Calma, Pajara, Fuerteventura, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my 2-nd course of kiteboarding in Rene Egli Kitesurfing Center and I'm sure that it wasn't the last one!. All staff is very friendly and helpful, but my teacher Michal Kolka was the best instructor ever. His help, patience and calm voice gave...More

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Rene_Egli_Fuerte, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Rene Egli Fuerteventura, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Malgorzata O, thank you for your kind feedback and especially for comming back. We are very happy to see that you have enjoyied your kite course and our team. we are looking forward to welcome you again soon. Your René Egli Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did not take courses or rent material or storage here. Nevertheless, the people at the kitesurfing spot were friendly enough to tell me about the local weather and wind conditions. If you are an experienced kitesurfer and can ride upwind easily, it is not...More

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Rene_Egli_Fuerte, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Rene Egli Fuerteventura, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ard K, thank you so much for your nice feedback, means a lot. We hope that you have good time on Sotavento Spot and will come to visit us again soon! Your René Egli Team

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I enjoyed the 2.5hrs taster course here. Our lovely instructor Vicky (from Kent)is so friendly and patience and all the staffs from the transit driver to the girl on the jetski whom resue me a few times are all so friendly and...More

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Rene_Egli_Fuerte, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Rene Egli Fuerteventura, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Dear peterchung2018, Thank you very much for your feedback. We are happy to have two brand new windsurf enthusiasts in our watersport family. On behalf of our staff thank you for kind words, it will make them very happy. We are looking forward to welcome...More

Reviewed 2 August 2018

I would like to thank all the Egli staff for their professionalism, availability, flexibility and friendliness. Tanks to them at the age of 51 I managed to get up with the Kitesurf and my daughter at age 12 learned to go with the Windsurf. Claudio...More

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Rene_Egli_Fuerte, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Rene Egli Fuerteventura, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Dear Sergio A, Thank you so much for your detailed and honest feedback. We are happy that you and your daughter have such a nice time with us learning new sports. On behalf of whole team thank you so much for your warm words, they...More

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

The center is located at Sotavento Beach and students either go to the beach right in front or to the lagoon, a few minutes away by shuttle service. The lagoon is the better place for beginners (like me) as there’s almost no waves and the...More

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Rene_Egli_Fuerte, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Rene Egli Fuerteventura, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Dear inesruvina, Thank you very much for your feedback and the constructive criticism. At the beginning we would like to thank you for visiting us and we truly hope that there were also good moments involved in your holidays on Fuerteventura. As the customer service...More

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Great staff and great equipment in a mythical and amazing place - world championships taking place while we were there so got to meet the windsurf world champion - awesome!

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Rene_Egli_Fuerte, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Rene Egli Fuerteventura, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Dear AMPM123, thank you for your positive feedback. We are happy to know that you have enjoy your stay with us. See you soon. Your René Egli team

Reviewed 29 July 2018

Very fast responses for my booking per email. Staff in the office and on sight super nice and friendly. Good spot for advanced surfers. For beginners I would recommend Risco del Paso to start as there is a better lagoon than at Rene Egli. But...More

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Rene_Egli_Fuerte, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Rene Egli Fuerteventura, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Dear laurahodel, thank you for your feedback. We are happy that you enjoy our spot and the conditions that its delivers. We are looking forward to welcome you again. Rene Egli Team

Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

I see there have been mixed reviews about this place and the reason is quite simple: with a strong offshore wind which is often 30 knots or above (ie force 7/8) this kitesurfing spot is excellent for advanced kiters ...so their reviews are glowing. However...More

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Rene_Egli_Fuerte, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Rene Egli Fuerteventura, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Dear David l, Thank you for your feedback and your constructive critic as well as the time that you have dedicated to write it. At the beginning would like to thank you and your family for visiting our beautiful Island and our Centers. Same time...More

Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

I didn't plan any kite surf course,I was just curious to try. Cesare,this is the name of one of the school's instructors (THE instructor to me),made me discover that in kite surf coexist many things. Very careful to safety and security,he allowed me to increase...More

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Rene_Egli_Fuerte, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Rene Egli Fuerteventura, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Thank you landreaniprivate for your kind words. We are very happy that you have such a great time with Cesare and our kite team. Hope to welcome you soon again! Your René Egli Team

Reviewed 12 June 2018

Size works against excellence. The Rene Egli brand was taken over by Gorriones Melia hotel and the management is in the hands of people who don't have to provide quality service in order to keep their business going strong. For an organization without constraints to...More

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Rene_Egli_Fuerte, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Rene Egli Fuerteventura, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear november2016, we appreciate your opinion and suggestion as well as the time you took to write it. Offering services at a spot with mostly offshore winds, makes a sophisticated rescue team like ours indispensable. Not only the person on the jet-ski himself: additionally a...More

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Sorry wind was cross off at rene egli
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