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“santa marianita”(18 reviews)
Ocean Freaks if one of the biggest watersports operations in the region, we offer multiple water sport activities; leading in the Kiteboarding Industrie, Scuba diving and Sport Fishing. Ocean Freaks is also the first Ecuadorean Kiteboarding School...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Malecon Playa Santa Marianita | Next to Bonita Beach Subdivision, Manta 130852, Ecuador
+593 99 924 0658
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you live or are visiting Manta, Ecuador, you need to go kite surfing, scuba diving, or deep sea fishing, and the best place to get started is at Ocean Freaks. I recently got PADI certified through my instructor Santiago Hidalgo who has years and...More

Thank Justin B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the best time at Oceanfreaks! I came to rent, took some supervision classes at the beginning and got some pretty useful tips from the kite instructors. They are super nice and it’s fun chilling at the kite school with them and other kiters. Big...More

Thank hannib333
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Davo and his brother Santi were amazing hosts! My wife and I were on our honeymoon and were having tons of difficulty in Ecuador between delayed flights and canceled events. We stumbled across Ocean Freaks and it completely changed our vacation around. We had so...More

Thank Jay F
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Davo and his family have been nothing but perfect. They have treated us like family. I have been to many kite schools so it is easy for me to say that Ocean Freaks is nothing like we have experienced in the past. Also, travelling with...More

Thank Etienne B
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Had an awesome week with Ocean Freaks working on my kite surfing skills. Excellent facilities, equipment, instructors, and ambiance at a well managed shop located on a perfect beach for kite surfing. Team goes above and beyond to ensure you have a great experience. Look...More

Thank Sonja H
OceanFreaks, Owner at Ocean Freaks, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Sonja!!! we miss you ! hope you have a good kitetrip in Peru !! and also looking forward to have you back !! saludos DAvo

Reviewed 29 August 2018

What an outstanding place to learn kite-surf! The wind is very consistant and perfectly orientated. Davo, the owner, and his team have been incredibly helpful and did a fantastic teaching job: Chloe (12 years old), Tito (10 years old) and their mum were all kiting...More

Thank loicgoepfert
OceanFreaks, Owner at Ocean Freaks, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

My dear friends!! what a incredible week having the family over at our place ! superb energy from all the kids and friends, definitely we had a unforgettable time together... come back soon my friends and enjoy south america

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Thank you Santiago for everything, Santiago is and excellent teacher my son was super happy with his diving lessons.

Thank djos76
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Davo and his crew did a great job of instructing my friends in there foray in to Kitesurfing. Their shop is warm and inviting. They also serve a great meal!

Thank PAUL M
OceanFreaks, Owner at Ocean Freaks, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

thanks a lot Paul !! come back soon my friend for more kitesurfing

Reviewed 14 July 2018

I went for my kite lessons at Ocean Freaks and it was amazing. Davo and the crew are incredible teachers and had me up cruising by myself after just 3 days. Davos spot is great to hang out and the guys that ride there are...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 14 July 2018

I haven't seen any other place with the best customer support than Ocean freaks, Recommended! the threat you like home, I've been there with friends and family they have everything you need.

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OceanFreaks, Manager at Ocean Freaks, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

thanks for your visit !! welcome back anytime

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