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Dominical Waverider Surf Camp & Retreat

| Beach Front at Tortilla Flats Office, Dominical 11901, Costa Rica
+506 8311 8950
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My boyfriend and I came for a few days, and were so incredibly sad to leave! Jeanine was absolutely... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shanna R
Awesome surf lessons

Three kids and me did a 2 hour lesson. Jeanine and her team are great. Special thanks to Spencer... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jesse B
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Dominical Waverider have the best trained surf instructors in Costa Rica, our surf lessons are designed for all ages and levels. Owned by Dominical Lifeguard Captain, all surf instructors are certified lifeguards and experienced surfers. Whether you are new to surfing, need support moving into bigger waves or simply want to improve your surfing skills then our surf camp is the right choice for you! We offer surf vacation packages that will provide you with everything you need to get the most out of your time in Costa Rica, including surf lessons, yoga, accommodations, transportation, tours and adventures to amazing natural attractions. Immersed yourself in the "Pura Vida" vibes and come have a vacation of a lifetime with us!
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| Beach Front at Tortilla Flats Office, Dominical 11901, Costa Rica
+506 8311 8950
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I came for a few days, and were so incredibly sad to leave! Jeanine was absolutely amazing!!!!! Not only was the surf instruction incredible, but Jorge (el Flaco), Jossue and Jeanine really make sure you know your surroundings in the water as...More

Thank Shanna R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Three kids and me did a 2 hour lesson. Jeanine and her team are great. Special thanks to Spencer and Jorge for being so great with the kids. Also dominical beach is not exactly the calmest waters, but they made us feel totally safe at...More

Thank Jesse B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Jeanine and her instructors are fabulous. My mom, myself and my 16 year old daughter had an amazing time! Great surf lessons and she helped us arrange everything, from yoga to SUP to zip lining. Amazing experience!

Thank rhyam2016
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Taking surfing lessons at with the Waverider instructors was an absolute blast. They teach you so much within a short period of time, including a great explanation of rip tides and currents to make sure you are safe on the beach. They walked us to...More

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 12 August 2017

This past spring we had another great week of surfing w WaveRider. Can't say enough about the competency and friendliness of instructors. Real deal surfers w lifesaving credentials who are focused on you. Not some 'dig me' dudes who aren't paying attention. They are locked...More

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Thank RodmanBasketball
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

The surf camp was everything their website says they are and more. All accommodations were as advertised. But the best part was the great staff and they way they showed you around Dominical. If you want to experience Pura Vida. Sign up for a week...More

Thank serferz
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Andrew and Jeanine were great. The surf lessons were keyed to my experience level. They picked me up, dropped me off, took me around to see the local area, sunsets, and to hang out with friends. One of my best experiences in Costa Rica all...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017

I had an amazing experience at Dominical Waverider. It was one of the highlights of the trip and Jeanine and her staff were awesome to deal with and very knowledgeable. Where they went above and beyond, however, was after my trip. I left a pair...More

Thank Cullen M
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We were a group of 10 people of varying ages (8-45). We had a great experience with Dominical Waverider - Jeanine and her staff are professional and friendly. They took lots of time explaining everything to all of us, as we were all beginners, and...More

Thank megmully
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Summer, sun, juicy pineapple, nice waves, a charming team who knew everything about surfing and how to pass this knowledge to their clients (beginners as well as intermediates), always keeping safety rules in mind. The client - teacher ratio was extremely good, so everybody could...More

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Kim C
23 July 2016|
Response from DominicalWaverider | Property representative |
Hi Kim! August is a cooler month, we have sunny days and rainy nights. We are experiencing early mornings partly cloud lately, but that is something new for us. Don't forget to bring lots of sunscreen and I suggest a light... More