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Costa Rica Surf Camp

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We offer surf lessons and guides surf tours. We have the best selection of surfboard and bodyboard rentals in Dominical. Our surf shop has everything you need for surfing and enjoying the beach.
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Next to El Coco Restaurant, Dominical 11901, Costa Rica
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+506 8812 3625
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All reviews surf camp pura vida costa rica spent a week taking lessons great advice group lesson individual attention super chill catching waves white water small waves great instructor skill level fruit awesome experience learn how
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We very much enjoyed our session with Gonzalo - great instruction and everything you need for a great surf session!

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went for 1 lesson of two hours, but were so enthousiastic we booked another one for the next day! The instructor was super friendly and helpful, he really did his best in teaching us how to surf. He payed close attention and helped us...More

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crscdominical, Owner at Costa Rica Surf Camp, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. It is very important to us that you have a positive experience for your first times surfing! Please come back soon! Pura vida

Reviewed 5 days ago

Words can't properly articulate what an amazing time I had in my lesson with Gonzalo. I am an avid paddle boarder here in Fort Lauderdale. We rarely get waves that you can surf - so I fully recognized I would need lessons. Gonzalo was so...More

1  Thank DiscoUnicorns
crscdominical, Owner at Costa Rica Surf Camp, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Wow thank you for your amazing review! I am so happy that you had a great time with Gonzalo! We agree, he is an amazing teacher and has great energy. The BEST way to spend your Birthday is surfing and we are so pleased you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my very first surfing lesson at Costa Rica Surf Camp. I was really excited and nervous because of that, but Gonzalo gave me an amazing introduction and took away all my nervousness! After two lessons I did it all by my own, what...More

Thank Kristin R
crscdominical, Owner at Costa Rica Surf Camp, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you Kristin for your review! You did a great job for your first time! I am glad that once you got in the water you felt comfortable with our surf instructor. Pura vida!

Reviewed 10 October 2018

This was not our first surf school. I had had some lessons before (I'm 41) and my middle son (8y) had some too. But after the first lesson, we immediately booked a second. And after that a third (that being the first for our oldest...More

Thank Willem L
crscdominical, Owner at Costa Rica Surf Camp, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your feedback! We are glad you found our surf school, and that you enjoyed all of our surf lessons! Come back again for some more surf!

Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

If you are in Dominical you MUST book a lesson with CR Surf Camp!!! I visited a year ago for my first lessons and surfed with Gonzalo. Came back this year with my partner and we took a beginner lesson (to refresh my memory and...More

Thank Mary S
crscdominical, Owner at Costa Rica Surf Camp, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Gracias Mary for your review! We are so happy that you recommend us! And that you came back again for some more surfing! Pura vida!

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

The staff is amazing and really knows what they are doing . If you are trying surfing for the first time, I highly recommend this school. The staff is very patient and makes sure you are enjoying the experience .

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crscdominical, Owner at Costa Rica Surf Camp, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you for recommending our surf school! We pleased you enjoyed surfing with us. See you out in the water!

Reviewed 10 August 2018

The staff at Costa Rica is at the top of their game. Our experience scheduling classes, renting boards, and just stopping by the shop for recommendations was flawless. We spent the most time with Ezekiel -- he's an exceptional instructor with a real surfer's heart....More

Thank Cassidy F
crscdominical, Owner at Costa Rica Surf Camp, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you for your review Cassidy! We were happy to help you in all aspects of your stay in Dominical, including surfing! Pura vida!

Reviewed 9 August 2018

We had never surfed before but were up and surfing within just a few minutes of getting in the water. We did it a couple of days before the end of our trip... I wish we would have done it sooner. We did hit the...More

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crscdominical, Owner at Costa Rica Surf Camp, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you for your review, Pedro! We are happy to have got you and your family up and surfing for the first times! It is important that everyone feels comfortable and has a great time. Come back soon!

Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great time surfing. I would recommend a smaller class or private lessons as the waves are rough on beginners. They had a blast and were well looked after by their teacher. There is a place to shower and change. Very nice and...More

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crscdominical, Owner at Costa Rica Surf Camp, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thanks for your recommendation! Our group lessons have a 2 person per instructor ratio, making not only a safe but very successful experience for our students! Pura vida!

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