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Point Break Surf School

Playa Flamingo 5150, Costa Rica
+506 8866 4148
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Amazing Morning in the Waves!

Amazing morning, learning to surf in Playa Grande. Our family has only ever surfed one time in... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
Ben B
Burlington, Ontario
Surf and Paddle Board with Point Break

We had a group of 4 that spent 2 days with Point Break surfing and paddle boarding. Angelo, Rich... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Atlanta, Georgia
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With a focus on personalized attention and safety, Point Break Surf is the surf school and Stand Up Paddle tour company of choice. Surf Lessons include LOCAL pick up at your hotel / accommodation, surf board and rash guard, 2hr lesson and mid-lesson water & fresh local fruits for snack. Surf lessons take place in Playa Grande (lessons can be arranged to other surf locations (additional fees may apply). We accommodate kids of all ages as well as large groups & wedding parties. We also offer Stand Up Paddling (SUP) lessons and tours in Conchal, Playa Flamingo, Brasilito, Potrero, Gulf of Papagayo & other pristine beaches in Guanacaste, Costa Rica.
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Playa Flamingo 5150, Costa Rica
+506 8866 4148

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing morning, learning to surf in Playa Grande. Our family has only ever surfed one time in Hawaii, so we are new to the waves. Our instructor, Sergio, was extremely patient with us and had us standing up and surfing in no time. The waves...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a group of 4 that spent 2 days with Point Break surfing and paddle boarding. Angelo, Rich and SIgrid were all very welcoming and a pleasure to meet. They made organizing our tours super easy and once we got to surfing/paddle boarding it...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an incredible morning surfing the other day with Point Break. 3 of us took lessons while our 2 daughters played and built sand castles on the shore. My son who is 12 and my husband caught on no problem, while the instructor made...More

Thank lloccm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sigrid and the guy who took us out on the water, were great! They were both so nice, and helpful! The weather was a little rough but they made sure we were safe and still had fun! They had water for us while we were...More

Thank mjarmon14
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We had a great morning with Point Break! The staff is very friendly and experienced. We had taken lessons with Point Break a few years ago and wouldn't consider booking with anyone else. Our group had Angelo with us and he is awesome. He worked...More

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Pointbreaksurfcr, Owner at Point Break Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Great to hear you had another amazing Surf Experience with us at Point Break Surf in Playa Grande. Its wonderful to hear that our staff, level of service and knowledge of Surfing has kept you coming back to our company. Hope to have you back...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

We loved this outing with our family. My husband and I had our 6, 14, and 16 year old with us and we all had lessons. Everyone had a great time. It was nice to be picked up at the resort and not have to...More

Thank anotefromjen
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Rich, Sigrid, and Angelo were simply amazing. They were knowledgable and extremely personable which made our experience over the top. They picked us up at our hotel, took us to Playa Grande and got us surfing in no time. My seven year old spent the...More

Thank jhrichards76
LatitudeSurfCR, Owner at Point Break Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Great to hear you all had an Amazing time Surfing with us! It was so much fun teaching your 7 year old son how to surf, and he was a natural.....catching some great waves! It was great meeting you and all your family, we had...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Sigrid was super-friendly and very helpful. Angelo was an awesome guide and we really enjoyed the experience. We highly recommend Point Break. They'll give some very, very good recommendations for food too! We plan on visiting again.

Thank rlhaz
Reviewed 17 July 2017

I did 2 surf sessions with Point Break/Latitude and they were both great. I am a beginning surfer but have been a handful of times before. The first session my wife joined for her very first lesson. I joined in the beginning part of the...More

1  Thank jwall
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Omg! Totally was my first attempt at surfing & I loved it! The staff was friendly, professional & understanding! They really want you to succeed! I actually caught 4 waves with the help of my instructor Angelo! We will be going back to Costa Rica.

Thank Sally S
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7 May 2017|
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Response from Andrew R | Reviewed this property |
Never seen any kite surfing but the beaches are huge perfect for kite surfing on a windy day!
3 February 2016|
Response from ncgrampy | Reviewed this property |
I do not know the answer, but Michelle at Point Break was very responsive when we were setting up our lesson. I suggest going to the Point Break Surfing web site and asking there The web site suggest that they have pick up... More
3 February 2016|
Response from lerikaaap | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about your area. But there's point break school in Tamarindo.