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Our Rates For Kitesurfing

Tweak out at Coconut Bay’s Surf Shack the Caribbean’s best-kept kitesurfing secret. Gear up minutes after arriving in exotic Saint Lucia at the Surf Shack’s world-class staging area on beautiful Anse de Sables Beach.

Constant 15-25 knot northeast Atlantic winds from November to July make Coconut Bay’s Surf Shack the ideal location for all kiters. Freeride to freestyle, beginner to advanced. Take-off on the spectacular flat water inside the reef or ride the waves outside. Our professional IKO Certified instructors will ensure a sensational experience.

Rentals

If you like to travel light or don’t have your own gear, don’t worry we’ve got everything you need. The Coconut Bay Surf Shack is equipped with the latest gear for you to enjoy kitesurfing and windsurfing. Coconut Bay Surf Shack provides Naish equipment for lessons and rentals. For kitesurfing, we offer the 2018/2019 Pivots and a wide range of boards, from twin tips to surfboards. For kitesurfing, we offer the 2018/2019 Pivots and a wide range of boards, from twin tips to surfboards.

Rental Fees: KITESURF (KITE + BAR + BOARD + HARNESS)

1-Hour Rental
US $45
Full-Day Rental
US $110

Storage:

Coconut Bay’s kitesurfing guests are welcome to bring their own gear. For a Daily Facility Fee (up to US $20 per day*), the resort will provide equipment storage, use of Air Compressor, assisted launching and boat rescues. *Storage rates vary by total number of days needed. Inquire at the Surf Shack for details.

KITESURFING LESSONS Just Try It

2-Hour Private Individual Lesson
US $190
2-Hour Private Lesson for Two Guests
US $240

Lesson includes: gear and safety instructions. Ask us about rates for more than two students.

BEGINNER LESSONS: ZERO TO HERO

Per-Hour
US $85
Per-Hour for 2 Students
US $130

Recommended Course 9 hours. IKO Certification Card on successful completion.

COURSE GOALS / WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

All the skill you need to be a safe and independent kitesurfer. You will learn about the equipment, understanding the wind, basic kite flying skills, body dragging and how to get on the board and riding properly. Upon completion you will earn your IKO Certification Card.

PREREQUISITES:

You should be able to swim and have an average fitness level.

THE COURSE BREAKDOWN

First Stage (3 Hours)

How the wind works; Safety Assessment; Gear Assembly; Kite Flying Skills.

Second Stage (3 Hours)

Figure-8; Body drag with Powerstroke; Launch, Relaunch and Land kite; Board Recovery.

Third Stage (3 Hours)

Body Position; First Water Starts; Controlling Your Speed using the edge.

INTERMEDIATE LESSONS: REFRESH & RIDE

Per-Hour
US $85

Recommended Course 6 hours.

COURSE GOALS / WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

REFRESH – Gear Assembly; Safety Assessment; Launch, Relaunch and Land kite; Bodydrag with Powerstroke; Board Recovery.
AND RIDE – Body Position, First Water Starts, Controlling your Speed using the Edge, Going Upwind.

PREREQUISITES:

You should be able to body drag. You should have general knowledge of kite, equipment and board control.

THE COURSE BREAKDOWN

Our instructors will review the important details of rigging your gear and the safety procedures, just to refresh what you have already learned. Your rider level will be assessed at the beginning of the course prior to assisting you in becoming confident and in control of waterstarts. With precise instruction and the correct progression of exercises, we will guide you on all the basics until you are completely comfortable and independent riding in both directions and working to stay upwind.

ADVANCED LESSONS: FUN & FLY

Per-Hour
US $90

Take advantage of our outstanding surf conditions to improve your riding level and add some new tricks in your repertoire.

COURSE GOALS / WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

Our goal is to improve your complete riding skill set with advanced training on transitions, jumps, rotations, toeside riding, chop hops, etc. We can also teach you to ride waves using a surf board or trying your first unhooked tricks.

PREREQUISITES:

To improve your performance, you have to be an independent rider skilled at total kite and board control. You should be able to go upwind! Each rider’s skills will be assessed prior to moving forward with advanced lessons. Before booking this course you should be able perform water starts and feel fairly comfortable, safe and independent.

THE COURSE BREAKDOWN

Rider Assessment; Safety Assessment; Basic Jumps, Transitions and Rotations, Advanced Progressions, Grabs, Spins and Loops.

WINDSURFING: EQUIPMENT RENTAL AND LESSONS

Harness the power of the wind from our Surf Shack Beach when you glide above the waves on a hydrofoil or set sail on a windsurfing board built for speed. Put our strong wind power to work from November to July at this world-class watersport staging area, along with protected flat water inside the reef and waves outside. Seasoned riders can rent equipment and lessons will take you from beginner to pro in no time.

WINDSURFING EQUIPMENT RENTAL

1-Hour Rental
US $30
2-Hours Rental
US $50
3-Hours Rental
US $70
Full-Day Rental
US $90

WINDSURFING LESSONS

Per-Hour
US $50

On average it takes about 2 hours of lessons to learn.

HYDROFOIL: EQUIPMENT RENTAL AND LESSONS

HYDROFOIL GEAR RENTAL

Per-Hour
US $45

HYDROFOIL LESSONS

Per-Hour for private lesson
US $85

Gear Included