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Kite St. Croix

24 Cotton Valley Shores, Christiansted 00824, St. Croix
+1 340-643-5824
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Incredible instructor and experience

Bill was an amazing, patient and fun instructor. We had never kiteboarded before and he made it so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Janelle G
Paddleboarding Fun

This is our second time renting paddleboards from Bill Kraft. Before we arrived on the island for... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
New Jersey
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Kite St Croix is the premier kiteboarding and paddle boarding school in the Virgin Islands ,located on St Croix for the past twelve years.Our school is fully insured, all instructors are PASA certified.All our instruction is tailored to each student, from beginners to advanced riders to the more adventurous who want to try wave riding.All lessons are done with chase boat, so your maximize water time.We are also a dealer for a large variety of kiteboarding equipment and paddle boards. We offer lessons and rentals of sup boards at the beautiful Buccaneer Hotel.
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24 Cotton Valley Shores, Christiansted 00824, St. Croix
+1 340-643-5824
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bill was an amazing, patient and fun instructor. We had never kiteboarded before and he made it so fun and safe for two beginners in the water. He was very flexible with timing of the lesson as we were coming in on a Sailboat. We...More

Thank Janelle G
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This is our second time renting paddleboards from Bill Kraft. Before we arrived on the island for our 10 day trip we knew we wanted to paddleboard nearly every day. With a group of 6 (family of teens) it was great to be able to...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Bill Kraft provided the best kite boarding lessons I have ever taken. He is a pro and is most patient in working out your bad habits. I learned more in two lessons then in all my previous lessons combined. He had me making runs and...More

Thank Scott F
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Bill Kraft - Kite St. Croix - was everything I was looking for: top-notch kiteboard instructor, relaxing location (Bill and Isabelle's beach cottage rental is awesome), uncrowded waters, nearby restaurants are super good, and talk to Bill about yoga/paddle boarding too. I have taken other...More

Thank gmart41
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

My son learned how to kite on this trip! Bill was extraordinarily patient and skilled at teaching him the basics. Bill also continues to help me in my progression as a kite surfer. He's got me jumping and getting big air now! We love Bill...More

Thank Danny C
Reviewed 31 December 2016

My only regret is that I did not try paddle boarding sooner, and I'm so glad I contacted Kite St. Croix when I finally did so! Gorgeous venue at the Chenay Bay Beach Resort where the water is calm and perfect. BTW, be careful following...More

Thank alfamojo007
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Learning the sport of kitesurfing is a huge challenge and Bill could not have been a better, or more patient instructor. I felt like he was genuinely excited for me when I got the basics down and had some rides. What I particularly like is...More

Thank doaker2016
Reviewed 5 March 2016

My husband is a accomplished kiteboarder and I've attempted lessons in many locations around the world but never really got it until I spent time with Bill at Kite St. Croix. His expertise is undeniable. His patience is unlimited. His setup is unreal. For nearly...More

Thank mmargoli
Reviewed 1 January 2016

My 11 year old daughter and I took paddle boarding lessons with Isabelle at Chenay Bay and she was absolutely wonderful!! We loved it. We rented them again 2 days later and felt like we had been doing it forever!! Isabelle was patient and so...More

Thank Sunny2da2
Reviewed 11 December 2015

Bill made learning something that is inherently intimidating as flying powerful kites, as easy as riding a bicycle. His equipment is in fantastic shape, and using a chase boat and radio helmets, really maximized my learning experience. I would recommend him to anyone, novice to...More

Thank Jeffrey D
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