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Address: M. Norte Del Hotel Diria 100, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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+506 2653 0613
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08:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 18:00
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Tamarindo's Original Surf Shop, We have taught over 80,000 Surf Lesson, We...

Tamarindo's Original Surf Shop, We have taught over 80,000 Surf Lesson, We have over 150 Surfboards for Rent, We also offer Kayak Tours, Canopy Tours, ATV Tours, Scuba Diving, Horseback riding, Sailing/snorkeling Tours, volcano tours, and much more.

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Surf Lessons in Tamarindo
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Great way to learn to surf

My daughter and I took a semi private lesson (just the 2 of us). Well worth the extra money especially for a first time surfers. David was our teacher and he got us up and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
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Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I took a semi private lesson (just the 2 of us). Well worth the extra money especially for a first time surfers. David was our teacher and he got us up and surfing with a desire to do it again. Great experience and wish I could have done it earlier during our stay!

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Durham, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I went there with my two younger sisters without a reservation and they were incredible accommodating and did a terrific job with the surfing lesson.

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Shawnee, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Two friends and I wanted to surf in Costa Rica and were directed to try Iguana Surf in Tamarindo. The prices were very reasonable, all the equipment was included, and the lessons where great. Even as a bunch of Mid-Westerners, we were able to get up on the board, ride the waves and have an amazing time! Highly recommend!

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Arlington, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I first discovered Costa Rica in December 2015 as a solo traveler and fell in LOVE! Costa Rica is such a lovely country, the hospitality, food, beaches, weather, and coffee are ALL amazing. I was doing research for a second trip and discovered Iguana. Lindsey was extremely responsive to my questions and gave really good advice and chatted with me... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son (10) and I visited Tamarindo for a 4 day father son Trip to learn how to surf and Lindsey and Ale could not have been more helpful. From arranging our airport transportation to booking our 3 surf lessons and all of our tours (ziplining, horseback riding and sunset cruise) everything was taken care of for us and communication... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Costa Rica for a week in December. On our anniversary we decided to do something new and ended up at Iguana Surf for surf lessons. Christian was very warm and welcoming and got us set up quickly. He introduced us to Moses who took us on our lesson. Moses was super friendly, encouraging and gave us a... More 

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Powell, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

David (Bimbo) was a great teacher! We all got up and enjoyed our time in the water with him. He was able to help the novices stand on the board and the more advanced learn to cut back / turn on the waves.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing group of guys that work in the shop and surf! I had a really great time learning to surf with them and will definitely be back to do it again. Highly recommend popping into the shop for a lesson if you're visiting. Bimbo especially made my time in Tamarindo so much more memorable. I'm very thankful to have met... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We cannot say enough wonderful things about Iguana Surf and our weeklong vacation at surf school (we did the "Ultimate Surf Vacation Package"). First, the condo was ideal for our family of 4 (parents, 2 teen boys) - great layout/size, clean/modern, a short walk to the beach and restaurants. The small pool and hot tub were perfect after our daily... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We could not have been happier. As a family of four with zero surfing experience, we took 6 days of lessons, stayed in the Iguana Surf condos and had a great vacation. Lindsey is amazing and incredibly helpful. Anything we needed, they did. We have been reccommending this trip to everyone!

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