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Vela Sports Aruba

| On the beach right between the Ritz-Carlton and the Marriott hotel, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
+297 586 3735
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Best center in Aruba

We spent 5 days windsurfing in Aruba and we appreciate the quality of Vela. Good range of board and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Paolosol66
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Milan, Italy
via mobile
Best staff!!

We stumbled upon this place as we walked along the beach in the hotel district. The staff was... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Min L
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New York, New York, United States
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“kite surfing” (26 reviews)
“beach yoga” (5 reviews)
“kite board” (5 reviews)
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| On the beach right between the Ritz-Carlton and the Marriott hotel, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
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+297 586 3735

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We spent 5 days windsurfing in Aruba and we appreciate the quality of Vela. Good range of board and sails and valuable staff. Special thanks to Nigel and Diego.

Thank Paolosol66
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this place as we walked along the beach in the hotel district. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful with our general questions about Aruba and they even provided us a list of restaurants for local eats (we weren’t even customers yet)!...More

Thank Min L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Anne was a great teacher!! I had never been on a paddleboard before our trip to Aruba, so I rented one to try it out before signing up for the Yoga class. Bonus - I was the only one to sign up that day, so...More

Thank walterfamilymusic
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a great experience and the best sup class ever, I will come every time that I can. Ask for Manon and tell her that you came cause your Venezuelan friends! I enjoyed the class and you will feel your muscles burning.

Thank Alfredo C
VelaAruba, Manager at Vela Sports Aruba, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much, Afredo C, for these kind words. Hope to see you soon again at Vela, and Manon will be there to teach again ;)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are debating on learning to kitesurf like i was...DO IT!!! This was a great experience. The entire staff was very knowledgable, specifically my instructor Jos. I could immediately sense his passion for the sport. I was very happy with how he managed each...More

Thank Montana L C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My three kids went on windsurfing lessons here. My daughter was afraid to go so Lerita offered to take her on a private lesson, while my two boys went with the other instructor. I got to watch my kids windsurf from the swim area, and...More

Thank bobjoneslaw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At first, a little bit of trouble setting up the reservation over there phone due to me not being able to understand the receptionist due to her accent. When I arrived, everything was fine. They were very helpful and accommodating. My main instructor was Jos....More

Thank Grant S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great time in front of the Rich Carlton Hotel at Vela Sport Aruba. We wanted to peddel board and we we’re welkomed kindly by Manon. Great Service! We had a Nice day.

Thank Joost v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted to go out in the water for a snorkeling trip and a "boat " ride on a semi private basis without drinking. We rented the hobie cat at Vela with "crew" . Seraas loves sailing so it was more like a friend taking...More

Thank bobretired
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love Vela Sports. Noah was very nice and he provided several local recommendations. My husband enjoyed windsurfing and the equipment was well maintained. He also took some lessons and enjoyed them very much. Very knowledgeable staff. They are also next to several hotels where...More

Thank tri914
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MerrillLund
28 October 2016|
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Response from WannaWindsurf | Reviewed this property |
Found a posting on their website that says $50 for 2 hours, $80 for all day (gear has to be in by 5 PM). I agree, their JP gear is awesome!
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