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Ocean Freaks

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Malecon Playa Santa Marianita | Next to Bonita Beach Subdivision, Manta 130802, Ecuador
+593 99 924 0658
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Best place to kitesurf in Ecuador

Ocean freaks is definitely best place to kitesurf in Ecuador 🇪🇨 A paradise beach 🏖 (alway sunny... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Maryane C
via mobile
I learned to Kite Surf in 1 Week!!

Best kit surf school in Ecuador! I dedicated 1 weeks to the school and by the end of the week I... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
robertxross
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Montanita, Ecuador
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Ocean Freaks if one of the biggest watersports operations in the region, we offer multiple water sport activities; leading in the Kiteboarding Industrie, Scuba diving and Sport Fishing. Ocean Freaks is also the first Ecuadorean Kiteboarding School operation from the beginning of the wind season from May threw January. IKO certified instructors will guide you threw the proces to become a new independent Kiteboarders with the ability to kite around the world safely. We have developed personalized and practical 1 on 1 courses for all ages, where all the necessary equipment - kite, board, life jacket, helmet - will be provided during the entire course for a safe practice. Our facilities also provide restaurant services, wifi and everything you need for you to spend a confortable day at the beach. We recently add it Scuba Diving and Deep sea fishing to our operation, managing by top certified instructor and fishing captains.
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“santa marianita” (19 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Malecon Playa Santa Marianita | Next to Bonita Beach Subdivision, Manta 130802, Ecuador
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+593 99 924 0658
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ocean freaks is definitely best place to kitesurf in Ecuador 🇪🇨 A paradise beach 🏖 (alway sunny and windy)... so beautiful, peaceful with amazing local people 😃! You’ll be received like a king by Davo and everyone there 😍

Thank Maryane C
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Best kit surf school in Ecuador! I dedicated 1 weeks to the school and by the end of the week I was up and cruising around on a board. After 3 weeks I was doing big jumps. Davo and the crew are great. Also artesanal...More

Thank robertxross
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Santa Marianita is a great spot to learn to kiteboard. There is usually side/onshore wind and a long beautiful beach. Ocean Freaks uses the short line teaching method which allows accelerated learning to safely gain the necessary kiteboard skills to kiteboard competently. Davo and his...More

Thank Ian E
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend this place for all backpackers who are keen to learn kitesurfing! You can take some lessons for a good price! Kitesurf instructors are super friendly and very helpfull to improve your skills! Theres a restaurant with great food as well. Definitely recommend this...More

Thank Jessie D
Reviewed 26 June 2017

I spent a week and a half here with a friend learning how to Kiteboard. Davo guested us very well throughout our stay. The equipment is great, the instructors are all personable, knowledgeable and great teachers. Davo (the owner) has his kite school with a...More

Thank _akarolcz
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

I took the basic kitesurfing course at Ocean Freaks a few weeks ago. Before signing up for the course I checked out all the schools in Santa Marianita and Davo's (the owner) school is by far the best. He and his instructors are very professional,...More

Thank absquenomina
Reviewed 2 June 2017

I am doing a backpacking trip in southamerica and generally spend my Money on experiences - this experience of learning kite surf at Oceanfreaks is worth every penny! Davo and his Crew are such welcoming and helpful People loving to share their Passion for this...More

Thank vi0lli
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Visited this area for about a week and was a great spot! Good winds and great kiteboarding. You can even see whales in the distance while you kite!!! What an awesome experience this was! Also, the food at their restaurant was SPECTACULAR!!! definitely worth a...More

Thank Travelingbonbon
Reviewed 9 January 2017

My friends and I went to get the PADI Open Water Diving Certification with Santiago and I am more than happy to recommend him and Ocean Freaks. He has the experience and had everything under control. He took care of everything, even when we contacted...More

Thank Mily C
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Santiago is an awesome instructor! Very thorough, patient and always thinking about his students' safety first. He spent three whole days with us (group of 3) and made sure we had full understanding of both the theory and practice parts of scuba diving. He made...More

Thank Cynthia L
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