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Surf Big Bay is Big Bay's Surf School of choice with over 15 years of surfing experience, boasting quality equipment and professional coaching.Learn to surf with the majestic Table Mountain in the background. Big Bay, with it's famous view of the...more
| Eden on the Bay, Bloubergstrand 7441, South Africa
+27 71 425 5470
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the absolute best kick-off to December with Kurt last Saturday. Firstly, I got a voucher for my birthday three years ago to have a lesson with him, and he had no problem with me using it after all this time. Me and two...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Melissa W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had such an amazing time learning to surf with Surf Big Bay!! Big thanks to Kurt who is always full of energy and a really good surfcoach! Thxs for giving me that feeling of riding the waves! Can't wait for the next lessons! You...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kroelie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Big thanks to Kurt & his assistant, my friends & i had a really great time. Looking forward to the next one! No complaints.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MisterE85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I chose to take a surfing lesson to celebrate my birthday. What a fun-filled experience with my teenage son! It was my absolute first time but they were very helpful. I will definitely do this again.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

It was so much fun to go surfing with Kurt and his friends! I highly recommend Kurt as a surfing teacher because he is so patient and really helps you. He tries that you can do most of your surfing session. For me it was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Freya K
Reviewed 18 October 2018

We traveled to CT for a week and signed up for a surf class with Kurt to try out surfing for the first time ever. He was a great coach, very patient, and walked us through the do's and dont's so well that we all...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We had so much fun with Kurt. He helped us always when needed. Thanks a lot, we had great days😊😊😊

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Culture824466
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Great surfing lesson! Kurt is an amazing coach with lots of experience, who explained everything very well. I had a lot of fun today, thanks for that :-)

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank NavidD8
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

The experience I had surfing at Big Bay was really great! The instructor was very patient and really motivated me and my cousin to try our best! Whenever we fell off he would help us correct what we did wrong and try again. I’d definitely...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Organizing a lesson with Surf Big Bay was great, the response was really quick and it was easy to organize 💯 Kurt was friendly and taught us all the basics in an easy to understand way, the price is really good and the time spent...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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