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Address: Manuel Antonio Beach, Manuel Antonio National Park 5000, Costa Rica
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+506 2777 4000
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07:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Surf Lessons School for all ages and Paddle Board Tours, beach tours,...

Surf Lessons School for all ages and Paddle Board Tours, beach tours, kayaking SUP.

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4 New Surfers

3 twelve year old boys plus a dad all learned to surf with Dante today. Alejandro and Tony were the coaches and they did great. Part way through the lesson it was break time and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 December 2016
RFranscella
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Sacramento, California

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

3 twelve year old boys plus a dad all learned to surf with Dante today. Alejandro and Tony were the coaches and they did great. Part way through the lesson it was break time and we were treated to tasty sliced pineapple. Great touch. We also paddle boarded all around the area. Beautiful spot!

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Fremont
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Our group of 4 had a fantastic time with Byron teaching us. We split into two groups of two, two started with paddleboarding and the other two started with surfing. We switched after 45 minutes of instruction. We were able to ride our very first waves after 2-3 tries with Byron's excellent instructions and guidance. Everyone was very happy with... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Literally the best surfing experience I've ever had, all thanks to Byron. I came with my girlfriend and another couple (our friends), and the four of us took surfing lessons with Byron. He was literally the coolest, most accommodating, and friendly instructor I've ever worked with. For context, I've surfed on Oahu for several hours with instructors there as well... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Family of 4 with two teenagers who had never surfed before. Dante's was great! They picked us up at our hotel and brought us to the beach. Spacious, large beach, beautiful views with moderate surf. Perfect for beginners. After a quick lesson on the sand we were ready to try the water. The instructors were patient, friendly, and very helpful!... More 

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Holte, Denmark
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Had 3 days of surfing with Dante's. 2 days at Manuel Antonio beach and one day was in beautiful, deserted, pristine Playa Linda with great surf - really recommendable! Stopped to swim at waterfall after - great experience. Had different instructors - best of all is Alejandro. Ask for him.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

My three kids ages 12,13 and 13 took surfing lessons from Dante water sports.. They were excellent teachers, fun to work with and had the kids up and surfing in no time.. They made everything very easy for us.. The parents since we just had a long drive the day before.. Would highly recommend

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

I hadn't surfed before and Dante's experienced staff made me feel extremely comfortable and safe at Manuel Antonio Beach. We spent the whole day relaxing under an umbrella, eating pineapple and catching some rays. After surfing, we paddle boarded out to some nearby islands. Dante made sure we enjoyed every moment of our time at the beach. You can also... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

My family and I took surfing lessons with Dante's Water Sports today. Dante picked us up at our hotel and brought us to the beach. The waves were deceiving from the road. They looked small. They ended up being perfect for us-small to large (a nice wide range). We got a lesson on the beach and went out immediately. Each... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Our family loved our first time surfing with Dante's! Alejandro and his staff were amazing! They care and are so thoughtful and attentive (For example: careful to make sure we don't burn in the CR sun. That we were well hydrated. Our backs were safe and secure). All five of us, ranging in ages from 9 to 49 were up... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Alejandro and his buddy were the best instructors! My girl friend and I were not sure if we would even get up on the board yet alone ride a wave. We happened to ride a multitude of waves thanks to the great instructors who supported us through the process. We absolutely love surfing and wish we could have returned the... More 

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