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Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK)

Millennium Resort and Spa, Cabarete, Dominican Republic
+1 809-571-0564
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Great learning experience!

I had a wonderful time taking beginner lessons from Santo! He was very patient and kind, and the... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
I2262WJhannahl
THE epic school and place to learn to kite!

All the instructors and staff at LEK are super friendly and helpful especially with nervous... read more

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Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK) has been providing high quality kiteboarding lessons in gorgeous Cabarete Bay since 2003. Founded by American professional kiteboarder Laurel Eastman, the LEK flagship school in Cabarete teaches kiteboarding in a safe manner with a big emphasis on fun! A fully accredited IKO (International Kiteboarding Organization) center, all of LEK's qualified and multi-lingual instructors are highly trained experts and ready to share their passion for kiteboarding with the guests visiting Cabarete. Visit LEK inside the gorgeous Millennium Resort and Spa, located on Cabarete Beach, and experience for yourself the LEK style of service.
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Millennium Resort and Spa, Cabarete, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a wonderful time taking beginner lessons from Santo! He was very patient and kind, and the whole company is very organized, transparent with costs, and made me feel very welcomed.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All the instructors and staff at LEK are super friendly and helpful especially with nervous newbies. My instructor Jean Sebastian was clear, patient, and postive snd got me shredding in short order. What a blast...what a perfect beach and kiting spot...and especially what a terrific...More

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LEKCabarete, Owner at Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK), responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm so delighted you had a great experience and achieved your personal goal. We really appreciate that you took your precious time to share your review with our community. Looking forward to the next visit! Until next time, good kiting, and enjoy! xx Laurel

Reviewed 6 January 2018

Bravo to Maxine and her wonderful staff! Instruction and level of service was outstanding. I had LEK instruct my two young adult kids for brush up instruction. Instructors were very knowledgeable, courteous, positive and patient. Even for those of us that are proficient kiters and...More

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LEKCabarete, Owner at Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK), responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'll echo your sentiments! Bravo Maxine! So happy you had a nice kiteboarding family trip - that is what life is all about. Hope to be there with you for the next visit, and until then enjoy lots of fun moments on the water! Thanks...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018

Great school, good equipement and I was in good hands with Jean Sebastien !!! A big thank to him who helped me to make some progress despite my bad shape and not the nicest and easiest conditions

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LEKCabarete, Owner at Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK), responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Jean Sebastien is thrilled you took the time to write this review! It means a great deal to us. On behalf of myself and the team we hope you return to our Cabarete paradise. Until next time, good kiting, and enjoy! xx Laurel

Reviewed 3 December 2017

I spent a week in Cabarete, late November 2017. Laurel and the crew at LEK are top notch all the way!! Special thanks to Santo my coach for getting me over a few hurdles ! Unfortunately the wind didn’t cooperate as much as we would...More

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LEKCabarete, Owner at Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK), responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! It means a great deal to us. So happy that you enjoyed your time with us despite the wind conditions. On behalf of myself, Santo and the team we hope you return to...More

Reviewed 3 December 2017

As I was shopping for my Kitesurfing school, this is the only place I could actually talk with someone all day long at the reception . They have Spanish, English and French Canadian Instructors . Everybody is so passionate about this sport that you just...More

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LEKCabarete, Owner at Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK), responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! On behalf of myself, Yonny, Alex and the team we hope you return to our Cabarete paradise and continue on your kiteboarding adventure! Until next time, good kiting, and enjoy! xx Laurel

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Instructors were excellent and the perfect combination of technical skills and coaching. As a beginner it was ideal and we met plenty of advanced riders having the same positive experience. The walk on the beach to the nightlife is ideal...easy and safe. We didn't get...More

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LEKCabarete, Owner at Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK), responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review and sharing great information about Cabarete. On behalf of myself and the team we hope you return to our Cabarete paradise. Until next time, good kiting, and enjoy! xx Laurel

Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

I've been kiting out of LEK for amost 3 months ... What a happy crew Laurel has working for her ... the beach is perfect ... plenty of room ... situated in front of the Millenium Hotel ... every service is offered there ... Some...More

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LEKCabarete, Owner at Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK), responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to review us here. May your roaming of the planet bring you back to our Cabarete paradise. Until next time, xx Laurel

Reviewed 28 August 2017

This was my first time trying Kiteboarding. I was referred to you by John Donovan and was very impressed with the whole operation. My instructor, Jean-Sebastien, really knew his stuff and communicated very well with me the proper techniques and tricks. We'll definitely be checking...More

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LEKCabarete, Owner at Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK), responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm so delighted you had a great experience and was impressed. It means so much to us when people visit based on referrals. We really appreciate that you took your precious time to share your review with our community. Looking forward to the next visit!...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017

Laurel, the owner, makes sure everyone feels at home. She's always helpful and smiling and fast to answer her customers' wishes. The kite teachers are great as well. they speak all languages and all kind of kitesurfing: twin-tip, surf and foil. They use a very...More

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LEKCabarete, Owner at Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK), responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this detailed review! At LEK we always aim to give back to the community a project close to my heart, so l am thrilled you love our Recycled bags made from old kites. On behalf...More

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Scott W
24 March 2017|
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Response from Maxine B | Property representative |
Hi there, The two best seasons for optimal wind conditions in Cabarete are winter (end of December through end of March) and summer (June through mid-September). we would love to send you more information on lessons, wind... More
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Fab A
26 May 2016|
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Response from Maxine B | Property representative |
Hello there, Yes July and August are great months for wind. For more information please see our website and send us an email. Unfortunately we are unable to put a link here due to the posting guidelines from TA
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