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Salty Sols Surf School gives small group and individual surf lessons. We do Beginner Lessons, Intermediate/Advanced and also the option of Surf Trips. Lessons are very comfortable and personalized and flexible hours to fit the clients schedule.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Calle Principal 1000 | Tamarindo Best Western Vista Villas, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 8823 6434
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All reviews great teacher met eric catching waves best western hotel vista villas less than an hour bon bon learn how his passion feel confident boogie boards great attitude learning how great guy laid back incredible experience costa rica
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I can't say enough good about Eric as an instructor, as a person. So engaging, friendly, helpful and an all-around good guy. Highly recommend, a must do when in Tamarindo!

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Cliff O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eric and our teacher Max were excellent, very accommodating and flexible with our schedule. Max was a friendly, patient and enthusiastic teacher and worked hard to ensure we had the best experience possible. Very happy to have had my first surf experience with these guys!

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank grahamw757
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The kids had a blast with Eric! Surfing out front at the rivermouth or going on surf trips to all the local spots. 🤙🏻

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank MilesCox
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Eric and Mateo are such enthusiastic people and they made learning how to surf so much fun. They work so hard to keep us safe but also have such a fun time!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Casachuntz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Salty Sols Surf School is the place to go for surf lessons in Tamarindo. The owner Eric and his instructors are excellent. For us beginners, they explain the basics very well, are patient and go out of their way to guide you in the water,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank babyj89
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

I am totally begginer and I tried surfing couple times in California and can say that Tamarindo is number one to learn it. Waves are easy and melty. Leasson with Eric and his school was really amazing. ... Everywhere where you go everyone know him...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Petra G
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

Awesome experience. Anybody that can get a Midwest family of five up and surfing for the first time ever in an hour or so is pretty awesome. Really enjoyed it.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Prossx100
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

Everything was amazing. The free beach equipment and proximity to the beach made my surf experience one I won't soon forget. Had a blast surfing with Eric and Bon Bon (his dog). Came in a rookie and left a pro. Would recommend to anyone. Layed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank John G
Reviewed 17 November 2018

This was my second time surfing with Salty Sols as part of an annual yoga and surf retreat. Eric and his crew are the absolute best of them, a perfect combination of technical and fun. They teach you what you need to know to be...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank chasing_jackie
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

Excellent experience with Eric! There were 3 in our group, all beginners and Eric managed to get us up on the boards riding waves in very quickly. He had such a great attitude....patient and encouraging. Great experience and highly recommended!

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Roswell2014
Eric A, Owner at Salty Sols Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2018

Great session guys! Stoked that you had a great time here in Tamarindo and came out surfing, Thanks for taking time to review us here on tripadvisor! Pura Vida

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