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Burkie Surf School

'Sea Spray', #108 Plover Court, Barbados
+1 246-832-1664
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Brilliant first surfing experience!

My son William was interested in surfing but had never tried it. We were in Barbados for a family... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
Really Want To Learn To Surf?

I started surfing when I was 38 ... and I live in Toronto (which is not exactly the surfing capital... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
Anna R
Toronto, Canada
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'Sea Spray', #108 Plover Court, Barbados
+1 246-832-1664

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My son William was interested in surfing but had never tried it. We were in Barbados for a family vacation and heard about Burkies through a friend and decided to book a private lesson for William. I must admit I initially felt it was expensive...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2017

I started surfing when I was 38 ... and I live in Toronto (which is not exactly the surfing capital of the world). Alan has taught me, he's taught my son, and he's taught bunches of our friends holidaying in Barbados. The professional and patient...More

Thank Anna R
Reviewed 8 May 2017

In April, myself and 2 children (11 & 12) booked 2 surf tours with a Alan from Burkie Surf School in Barbados. We had a great time and learned a lot from Alan. Not only about tips for improving our game, but also about surfing...More

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jjjsurferBarbados, Owner at Burkie Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Thank you so much guys!! It was a pleasure , everyone did great. You are a Lovely family,looking forward to next time!!

Reviewed 25 March 2017

My kids and I were a little apprehensive about trying out surfing but Alan and his boys made it a great first experience. From the perfect location (waves not too intimidating), to the coaching and nudges which helped us catch the waves, we able to...More

Thank Krisha A
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We LOVE the Burkie Surf School! We have been coming to Barbados for years and have always had a fantastic experience with Alan and his family, Josh, Jacob, Jodie and Sonia! Alan and his family are highly reliable and on time, fantastic teachers – with...More

Thank Hound1927
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Let me start by saying that I had tried another surfing school before meeting up with Alan Burke. Alan truly runs a surf school. The other school was simply basic lessons on the beach and cheerleading in the water. Alan provides real instruction after each...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I had my first-ever surf lesson from Alan Burke, and he certainly made it a memorable day! He was very patient and professional. He has been surfing a long time, and made it quite easy to 'get the hang of it'. There's no other surfing...More

1  Thank jeffybboy
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Want to learn to surf in Barbados or advance your surfing skills and have fun doing so? My advice, choose Burkie Surf School. Owner Alan Burke is a true professional surf instructor in every way and such a nice guy. Kids and adults will learn...More

Thank waves3900
Reviewed 11 January 2017

What Burkie has achieved, teaching, I actually would say, coaching our son was amazing. From beginner waves at freights to proper waves at south point. Our 8 yr son always felt very save and confident with Burkie, which pushed him to the next level. The...More

Thank Nillind
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Burkie Surf School is a very very good choice if you like to learn surfing properly and challenge yourself - suitable for all levels and age groups. It is a family run school, all coaches - Alan and his 2 sons Josh and Jacob are...More

1  Thank galaxy727
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