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Worldwide beginner surf destinations Even though our surf camp is in the Dominican Republic, we are also surfers ourselves and have travelled extensively in the search for waves to catch. Based on our experience, here are our beginner surf destinations worldwide for beginner, intermediate and expert surfers. Dominican Republic. Our own place, Swell, is located …

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surfing encuentro


A family surf trip! The summer is almost over; we are headed into Autumn and then the (often dreaded) long months of Winter. We all need something to look forward to, so thoughts often turn to next summer’s plans to keep us going through the cold months. Family vacations are always best planned well in …

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Meet the team Let us introuduce you to the people who work at Swell, and who will make sure you get the surf holiday you are looking for. THE MANAGER Haudy My name is Haudy Prisila I am 42 years old & Graduate of Tourism, Hospitality and Marketing I am originally from Chile, my hometown …

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Activities Dominican Republic


TOP ACTIVITIES DOMINICAN REPUBLIC So you want to go on vacation to the Dominican Republic; an island jam-packed full of beautiful beaches and azure-colored water. DOMINICAN REPUBLIC: A SUPERB HOLIDAY DESTINATION FOR ALL   You may not realise though that the Dominican Republic has a landscape which lends itself to some of the most beautiful …

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Guloya Festival


STUFF TO SEE IN THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC It is no surprise, given the country’s rich and varied history, starting with the original Taino Caribbean people and followed by invasions from the Spanish, French and even the Americans in 1965, that the Dominican Republic has such an incredible array of cultural and music festivals and celebrations …

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Sunrise Playa Encuentro


CABARETE IN SURFING PICTURES We have a lot of text describing what a surf vacation on the north coast of the Dominican Republic is all about, but instead of writing about how pretty the scenery is here, we thought we’d show you the scenery , landscapes and action you can expect when you visit us. …

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visit DR


Smack-bang in the middle of the Caribbean sea and the Atlantic ocean, sits one of the largest, most interesting (historically), stunningly beautiful and culturally diverse islands of the entire region; the Dominican Republic. Anyone planning a trip to the Caribbean should put this place firmly on their shortlist and this article will list the many …

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VISIT CABARETE Here’s a visual with 7 reasons to put Cabarete on the top of your vacation destinations for 2018 (or 2019) We hope to see you soon in Cabarete. Swell offers: Learn to surf holidays for beginners Learn to kiteboard packages Surf & Yoga holidays Adventure day trips Luxury  accommodation in our surf hotel …

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  • Think of Swell as the anti-surf camp. There’s plenty of surfing, of course, but the similarities to other camps end there. For starters, the rooms are stylish — more boutique hotel than reggae-loving surfer digs. Then there are the legendary breakfasts (omelettes, pancakes and crepes, fresh-squeezed orange juice, and fruit bowls). Structured lessons take place each morning, with an instructor alongside you and the head surf coach watching from shallow water, ready to offer tips between rides.”


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  • “The Dominican Republic has it all!”

    We hope you will join us on a Caribbean Surf Holiday in the Dominican Republic.

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