We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All photos (5)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“franky”(4 reviews)
“lesson”(4 reviews)
“surfing”(3 reviews)
About
We are Pura Vida Surf School located in Cocoa Beach, Florida, and we offer surf lessons and rentals. We are so confident in our instructors and our abilities in teaching surf lessons that we offer 100% money back guarantee! If your not thrilled with...more
Contact
12 Minutemen Cswy, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931-2907
Website
+1 321-345-6641
Call
Pura Vida Surf School Tours and Tickets
from US$100.00
More Info
Group Lesson
3 Reviews
from US$50.00
More Info
Private Lesson
6 Reviews
from US$65.00
More Info
from US$80.00
More Info
from US$60.00
More Info
from US$75.00
More Info
from US$90.00
More Info
See all tours & tickets
Reviews (31)
Filter reviews
31 results
Traveller rating
31
0
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveller rating
31
0
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews franky lesson surfing vacation waves
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 31 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Review of: Group Lesson

Definitely recomend this one. Frankie is super nice and a great instructor. After half an hour I was riding waves, and after the lesson he let me use the board some more to have fun (and I never surfed before). Great instructor, great experience!

Thank U2536XTdavids
Reviewed August 18, 2019 via mobile

Frank and his crew are top notch instructors. We were a group of six from never have surfed to experienced surfer. The novice surfers were able to get up and surf and those with more experience learned new tricks. The instructions were easy to understand...More

Thank 747margareti
Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

We paid for 2 hours for our 2 girl, ages 10 and 12. They loved the whole experience and are already asking to come back!! They had 2 different instructors each hour, but they loved Skyler the most because he was always telling them when...More

Thank AnaG159
Reviewed August 5, 2019 via mobile

All 3 kids were up and surfing within minutes. Great way to spend 2 hours. They enjoyed it!!! Highly recommend.

Thank vballmomof3
Reviewed July 27, 2019
Review of: Group Lesson

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!! Pura Vida certainly stood out to me when I researched many of the local surf schools. The other schools felt impersonal and rigid, while Pura Vida was flexible and relaxed. I took lessons with my two daughters (ages 11 and 14). Franky was...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank McKinleyBlues
Reviewed July 19, 2019 via mobile

My 2 daughters (ages 8 and 15) had their first ever surfing lesson a couple days ago with Franky. They were up and riding waves in less than an hour! He's really awesome at teaching and the girls had so much fun, they had another...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Tee C
Reviewed July 6, 2019 via mobile

I took my 16 year old daughter for a 2 hour private lesson. She was actually surfing within minutes. I still can't believe it. Chris worked with her patiently for 2 hours to continue to teach her more and more. Definitely worth the time and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Julie A
Reviewed June 28, 2019

Franky &staff were very attentive and accommodating to the separate needs of all the above age groups. He helped my young children, my 2 teens as well as me learn the beginnings of surfing. I couldn’t have asked for a more perfect experience!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Gary G
Reviewed June 25, 2019

Pura Vida Surf School is top-notch! Franky spent two hours with our 10 yr old daughter and she loved every minute of it - not to mention she was able to surf on her own at its conclusion. He’s very professional and wonderful with kids....More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Mboyagian
Reviewed June 23, 2019 via mobile

We had such a great time with Franky and our four teenagers. He and his crew were so accommodating and even let us keep using their boards long after they moved in to the next students. Thanks so much!

Thank rmarsh2015
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 31 nearby hotels
Sea Aire Motel
163 reviews
1.33 km away
Ocean Landings Resort and Racquet Club
489 reviews
1.91 km away
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Cocoa Beach-Port Canaveral
1,936 reviews
1.94 km away
International Palms Resort & Conference Center Cocoa Beach
829 reviews
2.15 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 190 nearby restaurants
The Tiny Turtle
676 reviews
1.04 km away
Simply Delicious Cafe & Bakery
1,252 reviews
1.15 km away
The Fat Donkey Ice Cream and Fine Desserts
483 reviews
1.04 km away
Juice N Java Cafe
386 reviews
1.12 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 133 nearby attractions
Cocoa Beach Skate Park
36 reviews
.42 km away
Johnathan's Pub
16 reviews
1.02 km away
Twin Finnegan's
17 reviews
1.12 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Pura Vida Surf School staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines