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Surf Sister Surf School

625 Campbell Street, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
+1 250-725-4456
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50th birthday first time surf-so Fun!

I had to try something new for my 50th, but was reluctant about surfing the icy waters of Tofino. I... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Boomerang409
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Vancouver, Canada
Great first surf experience!

After several visits to Tofino when I thought about surfing but chickened out, I finally took my... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bfgross
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New York City, New York
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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625 Campbell Street, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
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+1 250-725-4456
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I had to try something new for my 50th, but was reluctant about surfing the icy waters of Tofino. I was surprised that I was totally warm in the wetsuit, that was a big plus. The Surf Sisters were patient, calm, encouraging and extremely knowlegable....More

Thank Boomerang409
Reviewed 1 week ago

After several visits to Tofino when I thought about surfing but chickened out, I finally took my first lesson with Chelsea a few weeks ago. It was awesome! Despite some pretty high winds and choppy waves, I learned the basics of surfing and got in...More

Thank bfgross
Reviewed 1 week ago

Top spot, super friendly. Loved the chilled out surf shack at Cox beach. Big shout out to Sarah, Cam and all the other fun staff on their top notch knowledge. Sarah the instructor went an extra mile explaining everything which will be very beneficial for...More

Thank Patric G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was an absolute blast to learn surfing with Surf Sisters. I went with a group who had little to no surf experience, but with the help of Lotta, Laura and Tiffany, we were all riding in waves together by the end. Our instructors did...More

Thank rickardcarr2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A few us joined a group lesson with Lotta, Laura and Tiffany and it was so much fun! The instructors took the time to get us oriented with our gear, beach layout, safety and surfing basics. Out in the water they were very encouraging, enthusiastic...More

Thank Mary V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was great. Our instructor Chelsea was very patient and kind. She carefully laid out the basics and safety lessons with diagrams in the sand and a sense of humor. My group was a very mixed bag in terms of physical ability and we all...More

Thank sherry w
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Don't expect to be pampered on this adventure! Registration is the easiest part. You must drive your own vehicle to the surfing spot. Endeavouring to dress oneself in a wet suit, booties, gloves and balaclava is the most exhausting ordeal next to carrying your own...More

Thank Heather R
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Just finished my surf lesson at Surf Sisters. Kirsten was a fantastic instructor - very patient and knowledgeable, plus so encouraging. We spent about 20 minutes on the beach learning the techniques and safety, then spent the rest of the time (about an hour and...More

Thank Shelley705
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I booked last minute and ended up having a semi-private lesson as it was just me and one other person. Sunny was our instructor and she was the absolute best! I only stood up on my board for a few seconds by the end of...More

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Just completed a great morning on the water with Emma as our instructor. We booked a family lesson and the hours flew by! Full equipment provided and we were more than warm in the water. There is a definite focus on safety and putting you...More

Thank Kinneylynn
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