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Venus Surf Adventures - CLOSED

Ocean Road 50, Pavones, Costa Rica
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Don't Think Twice - Just GO!

My adult daughter (age 26) and I went to Venus Surf Adventures in Pavones in March 2010. Neither of... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2012
Olympia, Washington
Memorable, lots of fun, extraordinary hospitality!

We went to Pavones, Costa Rica as guests of Venus Surf Adventures for a "Surf and Spanish Family... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2011
Albuquerque, NM
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21 Feb 2012
“Don't Think Twice - Just GO!”
25 Nov 2011
“Memorable, lots of fun, extraordinary hospitality!”
Ocean Road 50, Pavones, Costa Rica

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Reviewed 21 February 2012

My adult daughter (age 26) and I went to Venus Surf Adventures in Pavones in March 2010. Neither of us had surfed before, and being in my 50's and slightly out of shape, I was more than a little nervous. I need not have worried....More

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Reviewed 26 November 2011

We went to Pavones, Costa Rica as guests of Venus Surf Adventures for a "Surf and Spanish Family Week." Mom and Dad are in their mid-40s and 2 boys, ages 10 and 12, all with no surfing experience and a wide range of Spanish knowledge....More

Thank lizg505
SurfDean, Owner at Venus Surf Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2011

Dear Guest, Thank you for the glowing review for our Surf and Spanish Camp and taking the time to write it. We still think of “los chanchitos” fondly, and recant stories of being serenaded by you all on the last night in Spanish. It was...More

Reviewed 17 February 2011

I participated in the Oahu trip in October of 2010. This was an incredible holiday from booking to goodbye. The surfing was by far the best part with excellent instruction and great conditions, however, the holiday included many other planned activities, both physical and cultural....More

Thank DreamPursuit
Reviewed 16 February 2011

Dean and Ingrid were great hosts. I came wanting a great holiday and to learn to surf (or at least, get up on the board). Both happened and some. The group was wonderful, different abilities, lots of fun be with. We had a great set...More

Thank hollski
Reviewed 15 February 2011

Pavones is a wonderful tiny surf town on the edge of the jungle, and Dean & Ingrid are the perfect hosts! Waking to howler monkeys, fun surf lessons with Dean, fabulous lomi lomi massage with Ingrid, hiking, bicycling, yoga, and delicious food all in a...More

Thank travellingyogini7
Reviewed 15 February 2011

A friend recommended Venus Surf and before I knew it a group of 8 of us were on our way. Dean & Ingrid planned every part of our trip perfectly from the restaurants to the surf lessons to massages. It was the best of both...More

Thank Brwnidgirl03
Reviewed 15 February 2011

I wish I could do this every single year. This was one of the best experiences of my life. Pavones is amazing- a rare nearly -off- the- grid gem. Ingrid and Dean are impeccably organized and, yet, incredibly fun. It was a perfect mix of...More

Thank Vtgrrl
Reviewed 15 February 2011

"I just spent a week with 3 girlfriends in costa rica at a Venus Surf Advenures Camp. I am already planning our next trip. Every aspect of this vacation exceeded our expectations - from the hosts, food, surfing, sunrises/sunsets, hiking, biking, yoga, tubing, massages. It...More

Thank Hinshaw
Reviewed 15 February 2011

I went to a girls' surf & yoga camp in 2008 and had a great time. The travel arrangements were made for me so it made traveling to a new country easy. Dean & Ingrid were great hosts. I had never surfed before and the...More

Thank CavLuvSXM
Reviewed 15 February 2011

Dean and Ingrid have taken a little slice of paradise (Pavones, CR) and turned it into a relaxing playground. I never had to think the entire time, but I always felt part of intimate group doing fun and unique activities. The weather is sublime, the...More

Thank Dustintodd
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