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Victor is great!

We are so glad we ended up using Pura Vida for surf lessons while we were in Santa Teresa. Victor... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jason B
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Great attraction!

It was really fun and challenging! Victor was very patient and explain everything very good. Go and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
BarM177
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Pura Vida Surfers offers surf lessons for everyone. We teach paddling, standing up, dropping into waves and riding across them. All classes includes boards, rash guard, photos/videos, transportation and water+fruits. You can either take single...more
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Funky Monky and Lodge Santa Teresa Costa Rica, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are so glad we ended up using Pura Vida for surf lessons while we were in Santa Teresa. Victor replied so quickly to our request, and we were set for lessons the next day. We had our lesson with a different instructor, who was...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was really fun and challenging! Victor was very patient and explain everything very good. Go and try this!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to surf with the guide Victor and... it was amazing!! He's the best guide and explain really good! Extremely reccomend!!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Victor and Michael really took car of me during the lessons and helped me get on a few waves. I was a beginner really enjoyed their tips and advice.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a blast hanging out and learning how to surf with Victor, Andres (x2), Vero, Marcos, Michael, Dani, Ruddy and all the rest! What a nice and genuine bunch of folks they are. Being part of this Surf Camp was not only about learning...More

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Victor S, Owner at Pura Vida Surfers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I did the yoga and surf camp with Pura Vida Surfers for 10 days and it was one of the best things I've ever done (and I've done a lot of great stuff...). I stayed at the Selina (North) which was ideal: central and bustling,...More

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Victor S, Owner at Pura Vida Surfers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

You can’t do better in terms of surf instructors!! Victor, Andres, Marcos and a few others helped me feel comfortable and safe as a VERY novice surfer. Watching surfing videos in the evening helped me and the instructors see where I need to improve. Each...More

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Victor S, Owner at Pura Vida Surfers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

pura vida isn't just a tourist slogan, it's real, it's local, and it's a fantastic state of being. learning to surf and hanging out with victor, andres, tavo, marcos, and co was more than just a week of surf lessons - it was a chance...More

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Victor S, Owner at Pura Vida Surfers, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018
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Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

I planned a surfing lesson for me and my cousins on the day of my birthday. They were supposed to pick me up at a place we both agreed with hours of anticipation. Waited 30 minutes to be picked up and nobody showed up. After...More

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Victor A, Owner at Pura Vida Surfers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Sorry you have had that experience, my team waited for you on the agreed place, we always strive for the best surf experiences, pura vida

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Surfing with Pura Vida Surfers was an amazing experience! I learned so much surfing with Victor and Andres for the two weeks I spent in Santa Teresa. With their guidance of the sport including proper form, reading the waves and knowledge of the best local...More

Thank Jillian C
Victor A, Owner at Pura Vida Surfers, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018
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