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Hastea Surf School & Surf Shop

7 Boulevard du Prince de Galles | Plage de la Côte des Basques, 64200 Biarritz, France
+33 6 81 93 98 66
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We had no experience of surfing before going to Hastea. We booked their 5 day ”free surf”, which... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Skierus
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Solna, Sverige
via mobile
Fantastic experience for a first-time surfer

Was quite nervous to try out surfing for the first time, especially never having snowboarded in my... read more

Reviewed May 14, 2018
K8Grandy
,
Windsor, Canada
via mobile
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“surf school” (5 reviews)
“safety” (3 reviews)
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7 Boulevard du Prince de Galles | Plage de la Côte des Basques, 64200 Biarritz, France
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+33 6 81 93 98 66
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had no experience of surfing before going to Hastea. We booked their 5 day ”free surf”, which include a lesson per day and free access to their gear each day. Easy online booking and payment. We had several teachers during these days but each...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Was quite nervous to try out surfing for the first time, especially never having snowboarded in my life. Went down the evening before with my family, and the three of us were able to secure a spot for the next morning. Cost was 40€ for...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Paul was great and able to book us in for the the next day. Instructors were great and able to provide instruction to us in English as our French is very limited. €40 for 1.5 hr lesson with wetsuit and board. Good instructions were provided...More

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Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

I was surfing in Biarritz with the Hastea surf school for six weeks between September and October, and I loved it! The teachers are all very friendly and funny. I started surfing in Biarritz and made a lot of progress thanks to all the teachers,...More

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Reviewed September 10, 2017

My partner and I had a such a great 1st group surf lesson that we immediately booked for another the next day. Our guides were informative, safety conscious and keen to see you succeed. However the next day the group was much larger and was...More

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Reviewed August 31, 2016

The teachers and staff do everything they can to make you feel at home. After 4 days, I think at least 5 of the employees knew me by name. Paul is very accommodating and wants to make sure that every visitor has a good experience....More

1  Thank Michael S
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Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Had a great first surf lesson with avert tolerant teacher. Was a lot of fun and 1.5hrs was perfect. Only downside was that I booked online 2 weeks ahead but wasn't given the time until the day of lesson, despite a number of emails being...More

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Reviewed July 20, 2016

Surfing in group from 13/06/2016 to 25/06/2016, starting as a beginner. Everything was perfect. Passez le bonjour a Paul !

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Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Excellent surf school! Teachers challenge students and, at the same time are mindful of safety all the time. Teachers and well motivated and very encouraging. An excellent place to learn surfing and progress your skills. I strongly recommend it!

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Reviewed January 11, 2016

Disclaimer: I did not get to surf because they (along with the other surf schools) are shut during January. However, there is no mention of this on their website (in fact it says they surf every day) and no mention of it on their voice-mail....More

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