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Hermosa Riders Surf School

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Hermosa Riders Surf School
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Hermosa Riders have all the needs for surfing from technical to history and culture.With 100% national staff, professional and experienced in the field.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Playa Hermosa | 50mts Norte de la Plaza de Futbol, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 61101, Costa Rica
+506 8708 5683
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All reviews great teacher super fun his team costa rica pura vida ariel gabriella confidence skills instructor board surf waves learning aerial
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Very good Team, all of them very friendly and easy going. Pura vida! Highly recommended. I am an intermediate surfer who wanted to live the Hermosa waves experience and Ariel and his team made it possible. As an expert instructor, Ariel gave me the right...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Rodrigo A
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The best experience ived had learning surfing in Costa Rica! Great coaches, boards, and many other details! I highly recommend contacting them if you want to learn to surf and have a great time.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Manolo d
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Whole family took the lessons, mostly adults, even my mom in her 60s joined in and had a great time. There were 6 of us, and were split into groups of 2, each group with an instructor. Quick lesson/overview on the beach with some dynamic...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Tamra W
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We were only did 3 days with Ariel but he is the best surf instructor I have ever met. I wish we could have stayed longer. I hired a board for myself and Ariel looked after my 9 year old boy Isaac and had him...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank JohnS17836
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

My 13&15 year old wanted to surf while in CR. From the first communication Ariel was professional and accommodating. Out kids we so happy to have natives teach them. It was an awesome experience. Ariels instructor was super fun for the kids they were singing...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank leenbair
Reviewed 28 May 2017

The daughter and her friend (teens) took the 2 hour surf lesson and had a great experience. Aerial and his group were super friendly and fantastic and had the girls up and surfing within an hour. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank TerraWanderer
Ariel G, Propietario at Hermosa Riders Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Thanks for surf with us was a pleasure meeting you.

Reviewed 7 April 2017

What a wonderful family experience. My wife and I wanted to take our two daughters (11 and 14) surfing. We had talked to quite a few different people who said to not waste our money on lessons and to just youtube it. Those people couldn't...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank andrewbellaver
Ariel G, Propietario at Hermosa Riders Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Thanks Family it was a pleasure you take a great people like your family and always will be happy to teach surf for everyone around the world, because the ocean makes means our life.

Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

I had a fantastic time with Ariel and his crew! If you are looking for an instructor, Ariel and Hermosa Riders are highly recommended!

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Antti K
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I had several days of lessons with Ariel while I was in Jaco and really enjoyed both of them. He came as a recommendation from a friend who lives in San Jose, good call. I felt like I got the expert hands on help I...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank bromlette
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I live in OC and have been surfing for several years. I'm no ripping pro, but I'm not a novice, either. I surfed with Ariel for 5 days straight. He improved my confidence in heavier surf, improved my barrel riding, and showed me how to...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Andrew W
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