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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 15 December 2013

This place is amazing! My wife and I were supposed to go to Surf Simply a couple of years ago but she injured herself skiing and we had to cancel (see my previous review - Ru was very helpful and accomodating with our unexpected cancellation). Fast forward a couple years and we’re almost glad that she injured herself! Had it...

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3Thank JakeJ3535
Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 11 December 2013

Amazing location, excellent staff - amazing retreat. Learned a lot AND had fun. Went with my boyfriend who is a very experienced surfer. I'm very beginner. There were all levels in between, and everyone advanced in leaps and bounds throughout the week. The coaches are professional and knowledgeable; technical, but not TOO much as to be inaccessible. The casitas were...

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1Thank lspin625
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 13 October 2013

It's been 85 days since my trip to Surf Simply and I still can't stop thinking about what an amazing time I had. I often catch myself day dreaming about the entire experience and find myself raving to all of my family, friends and anyone who surfs (regardless of skill level) about how they need to check it out! I...

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3Thank JAYFIVETEN
Wp, Florida
Reviewed 7 September 2013

We had a great family vacation with our college-age kids here at Surf Simply. It was great to do something outdoors and active together as a family. Twice daily surfing lessons, delicious food and lots of family bonding time. The instructors were incredibly encouraging, knowledgeable and patient -- pushing you just enough to learn, but still keeping it fun. I...

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3Thank Risa T
The OC
Reviewed 3 September 2013

So the family (two adults, two teenagers) returned for our third trip to Surf Simply. It really is spectacular in so many ways. The same stuff everyone says: great coaching (the four of us were at three different levels and we EACH got better - and inspired to do better when we got home), great people, great food, great weather,...

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3Thank Gordon M
Reviewed 15 August 2013

If you want to learn to surf, you need to come here. If you want to be surrounded by a crew of people w wonderful energy who are really smart, come here. If you want to eat really yummy and amazing food made w whole and fresh ingredients, come here. Awesome yoga? Fantastic massage? You guessed it... come here. This...

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5Thank Amymartin00
miami
Reviewed 28 July 2013 via mobile

What's left to say..... Every glowing review previous to mine has echoed perfectly the magic of this place. From the gorgeous landscape of Nosara, Costa Rica, to the most professional and knowledgable surf staff imaginable, Surf Simply is no doubt the best place to improve your surf skill set. Thank you to everyone, the cab drivers, Lulu and the ladies,...

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1Thank dolfanjd
Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 22 July 2013

Excellent surf coaching, beautiful beach, great waves, a gifted yoga teacher and cook, clean pool (just the right temperature too), bikes to ride to town or explore area, fantastic restaurants, incredible people, adorable howler monkeys, the list goes on and on.

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2Thank abouldermom
Calgary
Reviewed 20 July 2013

I've been coached by the fantastic, professional and committed coached at Surf Simply three times over 5 years. I keep coming back and, more importantly, I feel like I keep progressing. Run and his team run a well developed program that keeps building on past work so that I always feel like I'm learning something new. This time, thanks to...

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3Thank KLCalgary
Great Falls, Virginia
Reviewed 23 June 2013

Wow! Wow! Wow! Now I understand why most reviews of this property are so lengthy. The most concise thing I can say is that if you want to become a better surfer - whether you have NEVER attempted to surf OR are VERY skilled - Surf Simply is the place for you. My daughter and I just returned from our...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surf Simply has broken the surf camp mold by providing coaching of a standard one would usually expect to receive in more mainstream sports. The makes of the Surf Simply podcast (available on iTunes) offer all inclusive package from their beautiful boutique surf coaching resort in Nosara, Costa Rica. You stay incorporates not only - video analysis, theory sessions on everything from board design to surf forecasting, pool training and in water coaching during your two fun surf session each day; but also transfers, accommodation, yoga classes, massage, fresh home cooked food and a variety of destinations in the evening from beach BBQs to stunning cliff top restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Surf Simply

Address: Playa Guiones, Nosara, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Nosara
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Surf Simply Costa Rica/Nosara
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