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Highlight of our 10 day journey in Portugal

It's hard to write a deserving review for Raven surf school since we are still enchanted by the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
M T
Professional, personal and patient

My son (16) and me (49) booked 4 days of surfing lessons with Mike last July in Lagos. While my son... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
telebone
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Learn to Surf with Mike Raven Former English ,British and European Surfing Champion, Level 4 ASI/SGB surf Instructor, surf Instructor/Lifeguard trainer. In the Beautiful Algarve Beaches. SMALL GROUP - PERSONAL ATTENTION - FUN - SAFE
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“great teacher” (12 reviews)
“small group” (14 reviews)
“thanks mike” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Lagos, Portugal

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Reviewed 6 days ago

It's hard to write a deserving review for Raven surf school since we are still enchanted by the experience after 2 weeks. The only bad thing was that we were leaving the next day, so there was no time for more lessons. Everything about the...More

Thank M T
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My son (16) and me (49) booked 4 days of surfing lessons with Mike last July in Lagos. While my son is a natural (needed half an hour to get on the board), it took me a bit longer .. but Mike was patient and...More

Thank telebone
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had such a fun day and both felt we learned lots and made progress. Mike is a really great teacher. He gives everybody so much encouragement and is such a modest guy along with this. I had no idea until I saw a leaflet...More

Thank explorer013
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I picked this surf school after reading lots of trip advisor reviews and it didn't disappoint! The Raven family really take care of everyone in the group and make you feel welcome, safe and confident. Mike is clearly an amazing surfer but his real skill...More

Thank MeganKi
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of 4 adults and 4 children aged between 12 and 57, we were all beginners and all had a fabulous time. Mike really encouraged us and taught us brilliantly tailoring his approach to each of us individually and getting us to...More

Thank Melanie B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As with all reviews great family, nice small group, everyone standing on their boards. What more could you ask for!? Thanks. Galpin family

Thank Ian G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great couple hours surfing. Lovely family running the surf school, very knowledgable and helpful instructor. Would recommend

Thank Devan C
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a private beginner surf lesson with this club and we had an amazing moment. Mike is a really nice teacher. He took time for each of us to help us so that we can improve the technic. At the end of the class,...More

1  Thank Maëva L
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

I was very lucky to have a day of surfing with the Raven family in the Algarve this past June. The waves were a bit choppy the day I was out but the setting was absolutely stunning and the surfing was still a lot of...More

Thank HHonderich
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

It has been a while now, but I still smile when I think about the surflessons in september. The lessons were great! We did a course of 3 days. We would like to do more, but we had to leave :( We had a great...More

Thank Yvonne H
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Kelly D
5 September 2017|
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Response from ravensurf | Property representative |
Hi! I am afraid not it's the same price per person!:( we run very small groups and charge the same standard rates that all schools charge in the Algarve!:)
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Annimalarkey
26 June 2016|
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Response from ravensurf | Property representative |
Hi there! 60e per person!:) pack lunch included! Thanks Mike
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