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Surf Center Tarifa

Ctra Nacional 340 Kilometro 79,3 | Inside Hotel Arte Vida, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
+34 664 17 15 96
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Nice new Severn kit but be cautious!

My first time on the water in 6 years, looking to tick off Tarifa from the bucket list! The young... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
Neil C
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Excellent!

Had private lessons here last week. Great teacher, great equipment, nice people and they’re really... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
Alex N
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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 equipment every season, personal , professional and friendly service, certified instructors, “high quality” instalations, rescue boat, parking and much more. If you come with your partner or friends they will also enjoy at the beach Club with chill-out areas protected from the wind, sunbeds, free WIFI, bar and Restaurant… In the Watersports school we guarantee activities everyday for adults and children, offering best quality lessons of windsurf, kitesurf, surf & SUP, working with small groups or one to one tuition. That way all our clients enjoy a safe, fun and fast way of learning. Surf Center Tarifa has all you need to enjoy a unforgettable holiday or just a perfect escape from the ordinary day. Come and visit us!!
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Ctra Nacional 340 Kilometro 79,3 | Inside Hotel Arte Vida, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
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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

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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

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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.

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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.

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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
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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

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Reviewed 5 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
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Reviewed 2 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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Reviewed 1 May 2017

Yes, the gear is new and in good conditions as the other reviewers write. Day one we where five in the group,although their website state that they have groups of maximum four people? Didn't mind since I tend to take classes once a year while...More

Thank lindamivarsson
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Hector S, Propietario at Surf Center Tarifa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Hello Lisa, thanks for tacking time to review your windsurf experience with us, it will help us improve and correct any mistakes in our teaching methodology. Our website says 8 clients per instructor on easy conditions and 4 with stronger winds. Yes its true we...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing time, myself a 14 and 12 year old. First time kite surfing and Hector and team were amazing. Safe, super friendly and engaging. Nothing was too much trouble. Great equipment and flexible. Loved every minute with them and can't wait to...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2017

I chose Tarifa Surf Center because I had read positive reviews on their Facebook page when I was preparing my holiday. My objective was clear: I was a rookie in kitesurfing and I want to be self-propelled, so that when I return home to Denmark,...More

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