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Nosara Tico Surf School

Next to Century 21, on the main road to Guiones Beach., Nosara 50206, Costa Rica
+506 2573 0975
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Excellent and fun lessons!

Our two daughters (12 and 9) had a fantastic lesson with Edgardo. They each stood up on their first... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
Portland, Oregon
Great teachers, great location

We were a group of 4, myself and my husband and our 2 big kids (18 and 19) and on one day, our 9... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Susan K
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We are Nosara Tico Surf School, a local surf school (owned 100% by Ticos) located in Playa Guiones, Nosara. Our friendly and enthusiastic staff is always there to help out, and with the guidance of our certified instructors, you will have the best surfing experience ever. We offer group, semi-private, and private surf lessons. We also offer customized surf package, and arrange surf trips to local surf spots of the northern and southern Pacific Coast. Our goal is to guide and instruct our clients into the waves step by step, give feedbacks and tips, get the most out of our surf lessons.
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Next to Century 21, on the main road to Guiones Beach., Nosara 50206, Costa Rica
+506 2573 0975
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Our two daughters (12 and 9) had a fantastic lesson with Edgardo. They each stood up on their first wave and had a ton of fun throughout the lesson. Both gained confidence and learned how to paddle out and catch a wave on their own....More

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

We were a group of 4, myself and my husband and our 2 big kids (18 and 19) and on one day, our 9 year old. None of us had ever surfed before and under the patient, good humoured guidance of our teacher Storm we...More

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Sitting here, still wet and tired from my last surf session before heading back to the States - but can not wipe the grin or the incredible rush I am still feeling. I came here with some of the basics under my belt, I had...More

Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We had an excellent experience with Nosara Tico Surf. The team were so friendly, Jordan lovely and our instructor Kali was so helpful. It was only our 2nd time surfing and his patience and tuition meant we were both paddling and standing up from the...More

Thank maddy_ew
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We lived in Nosara this past Summer, and this surf shop, and the incredible group of people who work there became one of the highlights of our Summer. We went in having never surfed before and feeling out of our element. We were welcomed and...More

Thank 826ashleigh
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Have to give a shout-out to our most excellent instructors Diego and Storm!! I'm a mom of three tweens/teenagers and had never really surfed before. Diego was the best - super patient and a really great instructor. And Storm had my three kids and they...More

Thank mariecjacobson
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I cannot say enough GREAT things about these instructors. We were in Nosara for 3 weeks and different friends came and went during that time. In total, the Nosara Tico Surf School gave multiple lessons to 6 adults and 7 kids. Everyone had a blast...More

Thank yjohnson
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Highly, highly recommend these guys. Located a short walk to the beach. Everyone that works here seems really great, but our teacher was Edgardo and he was excellent. Awesome attitude and a really good mix of theoretical understanding of the water/tides and of our bodies...More

Thank Xenia D
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I had a great experience. Edgardo was extremely kind & patient. He made me feel comfortable & confident despite being nervous. I would recommend him to anyone!

Thank Jamie L
Reviewed 7 July 2017

These instructors will make you feel at home! They give you awesome helpful tips, no matter what your surf level is. They are the nicest. You're in for a very fun time if you get surf lessons with them!

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22 January 2017|
Response from Jordan L |
Hola Chuky965, buenos dias. Thank you for contacting us. We work with surfers of all levels, all ages! Here at the Nosara Tico Surf School we are very lucky to have such fast and easy Access to our home break Playa... More
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Response from lgetty207 | Reviewed this property |
Nope. Everyone at the store spoke great English