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Tribe Watersports

#2 of 8 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Watamu Features Animals
Turtle Bay Road | Plot 2, Watamu 80202, Kenya
+254 718 553355
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Kitesurfing paradise

Took my Kites with me and rented some great Slingshot boards from Ben and Ellie at Tribe... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Stephen E
Awesome kitesurfing in Watamu

I had heard that Watamu was one of the top places to kitesurf so when I found myself there for a... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2017
James B
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Tribe Watersports is based in Watamu, Kenya, and provides a world class watersports service which includes lessons, rental and hire. Currently East Africa's only BKSA approved Kitesurfing School they also cater for SUP, Deep Sea Fishing and Scuba Diving. From their HQ they run the Watamu Kitesurfing Club a rescue and storage service for kitesurfers living or visiting the area. If you have a sense of adventure come JOIN THE TRIBE...
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Turtle Bay Road | Plot 2, Watamu 80202, Kenya
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Took my Kites with me and rented some great Slingshot boards from Ben and Ellie at Tribe Watersports. What a good idea that was because I could swap for bigger boards on the couple of 'light wind' days. They always had super friendly staff on...More

Thank Stephen E
Reviewed 31 January 2017

I had heard that Watamu was one of the top places to kitesurf so when I found myself there for a few days and having completed about half an IKO course in the UK before the wind dropped off, I couldn't resist. Ben and the...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Really good business and well run by Ben, from our arrival to being out on the water there is minimum fuss, and enough instruction to get you going and out into the sea. We took the beginners course with Fionn, top lad from Ireland who...More

Thank Mazpazi
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Great kitesurfing classes, at the perfect spot! Friendly teachers, good atmosphere, flexible planning and perfect waters to learn kitesurfing. Would recommend the beginners course!

Thank AM2017
Reviewed 13 December 2016

We had a 2-days kitesurfing beginner class with such a knowledgeable team, in unspoiled uncrowded perfect spot. A shame we didn't have enough time to go through the whole 3-days course but it only makes it a valid excuse to come back to Watamu and...More

1  Thank WN-Ug
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Another awesome trip to Watamu with Tribe. This time included a boat trip to swim and paddle with the dolphins and a safari into Tsavo - both of which I can't recommend highly enough! Thanks and see you all again soon.

1  Thank RydoMC
Reviewed 6 April 2016

This was my second trip to Watamu so I was looking for something to do that I hadn't done before. A trip with Tribe to swim with dolphins was certainly that! We set off on a boat with a really friendly crew, and with Ben's...More

1  Thank Katepenn
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Ben and Ellie took us out on a beautiful boat to find a family of happy, free, wild dolphins. We tried paddle boarding which was really fun but I would need practice at. We swam in the sea with the dolphins playing nearby. I have...More

Thank hellonearth45
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

What an amazing experience! Ben and Ellie got is out early so we were the first ones to find a family of dolphins and got straight into the water, with some of us on paddle boards too! I got sea sick in the way, but...More

1  Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Ben and Ellie have nailed this company to a tee. Professional teaching, friendly approach, patience, lovely characters and know their stuff. Definitely worth every penny! They even took me for a celebratory drink afterwards, very sweet and kind. I can't wait to get back out...More

Thank Joey Y
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