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Hotel Riu Karamboa, Boa Vista 4110, Cape Verde
+238 954 01 35
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A nice set up. Great conditions, good banter and decent kit.

Really enjoyed 2 weeks of Windsurfing and Kitesurfing here over Christmas. Wish I was still there !!

Reviewed January 17, 2018
hector h
Very bad!!! I do not recommend

Surf instructor was fine, but beware of the boss named Samba. He stole us about 106 euros. Terrible... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2017
Vaclav V
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17 Jan 2018
“A nice set up. Great conditions, good banter and decent kit.”
30 Aug 2017
“Very bad!!! I do not recommend”
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Hotel Riu Karamboa, Boa Vista 4110, Cape Verde
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Reviewed January 17, 2018

Really enjoyed 2 weeks of Windsurfing and Kitesurfing here over Christmas. Wish I was still there !!

Thank hector h
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Reviewed August 30, 2017

Surf instructor was fine, but beware of the boss named Samba. He stole us about 106 euros. Terrible behavior, poor access. Never more. Concurring company 30 minutes walk is much better !!More

1  Thank Vaclav V
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Tomasz S, Owner at Surf Vista, responded to this reviewResponded November 25, 2017

Sorry to hear that Vaclav but the boss of Surfvista center at Riu Karamboa Hotel is me and my name is Tomasz (from Poland). I left Cabo Verde on 26th of April 2017 and just came back on 3rd of November 2017. there were just...More

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Reviewed December 20, 2016

It's the best place for everybody that love's wave's and whant to combine it with some family time. Amazing contitions right in front of such a center it's super rere around the globe. There are also options for intermediate to begginer kiters/windrurfers just few steps...More

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Reviewed December 13, 2016

Great surf instructors and a good lagoon for beginners. Also good for more experienced kite surfers in the ocean. I got a refreshment course of the instructors in the lagoon. Much easier for beginners than to start in the Ocean.

1  Thank l1ll3man
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Reviewed October 12, 2016

I had a really nice time at the surf vista center. Right next to the riu karamboa which is very convenient to combine familly and kite trip. Mind that it is a bit cold for the familly to enjoy the pool on wind days. The...More

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Reviewed January 6, 2016

Great experience learning to wind and kite surf with the surf vista crew. Staff were really friendly, helpful and really knew their stuff. Lots of local guys there living the islands 'No Stress' ethos patiently teaching slow learners like us. Surf vista also have a...More

1  Thank Cianob
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Reviewed December 17, 2015

We have visited Boa Vista to try kitesurfing for the first time. We were probably one of the "pain in the neck" customers, yet the team of Surf Vista did their best to take care of us :) Big THANK YOU to Tomasz for his...More

1  Thank pojedzmygdzies
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Reviewed April 25, 2015

Calm water of the lagoon helped us hone our skills before setting out on the open water. Friendly staff offered support and advice whilst generally leaving us to our own devices. One lesson was concise and informative and allowed us to progress to using the...More

1  Thank TheWildCats
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Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

Just got back from here I never write reviews but found this place so relaxed and chilled out had a fabulous time learning to kite surf Tomas was excellent and Jhulio was very patient with me got me up within 6 hrs can't wait to...More

2  Thank Gmaycock
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Reviewed February 20, 2015

A complete week dedicated to kitesurfing . safe place , good wind one of the best spot I 've seen in more than 10 years of practice . a part of the spot is very flat a good for beginners , another with nice waves...More

1  Thank Pierre L
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