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Tofino Surf School is a local owner operated business. We offer small group sizes and personalized surf lessons. Surfing and teaching people how to surf is our passion. Tofino Surf School has taught thousands of people to surf young and old...more
381 Main Street, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
+1 250-522-0189
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

I grew up in a family where lessons were seen as a waste of time and we were expected to figure things out on our own. I had been surfing for several hour periods about 12 times or so in my child and I was...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2018

I had the best time! I was a little nervous going in and didn't really know what to expect. We did a private lesson (3 of us) and none of us had surfed before. Our instructor (Marcus) was great and had us up and surfing!...More

Thank Alix S
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

We could not have asked for a better surf instructor and company to deal with...communication was easy with Jeffro the owner and the teaching was amazing. We wouldn’t go anywhere else again when we come back and Tofino Surf School will not disappoint! We loved...More

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Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

My girls have never surfed before but they had a 3 hour lesson with Marcus and are now addicted to surfing!! Marcus was great and made sure that they both managed to get up on the boards. All equipment was included. It was a first...More

Thank Emma S
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

I was a bit nervous as my 8 and 10 year old kids were surfing for the first time. We signed up for a family lesson and it was amazing. The teachers were great and took great care of the kids. Somehow they still managed...More

Thank Chandra F
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

My partner & I went with these guys two years ago & were disappointed after our lesson with Darren, but they had such incredible reviews we tried them again on this trip. They were fab - Marcus & Jordan took us out & were there...More

1  Thank HT963
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

We had Chris as our instructor and he was awesome! He was patient and kind and just a cool guy to learn from!

1  Thank Milton D
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I booked a surf lesson with Tofino Surf School a couple weeks ago. Our instructor was Kim and he was awesome! I felt like we were really struggling with the surf technique, but he was so patient with us, amd never wavered...More

Thank vithyams
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

We booked a 3 hour private surf lesson for our two teenage daughters and they had a brilliant time with Jordan. They spent loads of time in the water and are now officially hooked! Sweeet! ;-)

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Reviewed July 12, 2018

We took lessons from Tommy and Kimbo last week and it was the perfect day. From the moment we walked into the school and everyone was really laid back and friendly. The guys were patient and funny, even when we were on the beach doing...More

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Roseanna K
February 28, 2017|
Response from lilly4155 | Reviewed this property |
Jeffro took our boards to the beach in his van. I'm not sure if he transports passengers as well. He's very helpful though, so i'm sure he can help you figure something out!
Austin C
August 26, 2016|
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Response from ilovberl | Reviewed this property |
hello, sorry for my late reply. That day they took us to Cox bay but I think they consider each day's weather conditions
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