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Tico Surf Lessons

| Jaco Beach, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 61101, Costa Rica
+506 8927 9969
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They have lessons for all levels and provide everything you need to get started. Yelsin was great... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
Sam B
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At the beginning was everything good. We've got a really good offer and the lesson was good and... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
Si N
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We are committed to bringing you lots of fun and adventure in your time in Costa Rica. We offer a variety of surf lessons and packages, and we specialize in private lessons. Surfing lessons available for all ages and level Having your surf instructor in the water at all times guiding you to success will bring you that feeling that only a surfer can describe. Please contact us for more information.
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Jaco Beach, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 61101, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

They have lessons for all levels and provide everything you need to get started. Yelsin was great! highly recommend.

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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

At the beginning was everything good. We've got a really good offer and the lesson was good and professional. The teacher has a good eye which are the right boards for us. At the second till fours day we wanted to do surf lessons too,...More

Thank Si N
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lalapuravida, Owner at Tico Surf Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

I’m so sorry you felt this way we have always been considered one of the more affordable schools on the beach and known for our passion for surfing as well for considering our customers as friends and part of the ticosurflessons family. I truly apologize...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Amazing !Our teacher was José and he was really patient and took the time .I really recommand Tico Surf lesson for everybody

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lalapuravida, Manager at Tico Surf Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Thanks so much for your review

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Reviewed 9 February 2018

Our family wanted to learn to surf, and we had decided on Tico Surf to show us the way. In the past we had taken a one day course, but it just wasn’t enough. This time we did the 5-day course, and it was just...More

Thank Grant W
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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

It was our first time on the surf, so we hadn’t expected to stand up on it during the first lesson. Hence Yeltsin was the best teacher, encouraging and supporting us all the time. Our big thanks belongs to him that we had such a...More

Thank Kate P
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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

First day in Jaco, I’m a pretty intermediate surfer. Walked up to this tent where the dudes looked pretty chill so I figured what a great place to get a board. Ended up getting a lesson with Yelsin- let me tell you- he’s a GREAT...More

Thank Jen W
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Had an amazing week surfing in Costa Rica with my family. Jose made surfing an enjoyable learning experience and I was able to surf on my own by the end! Looking forward to hitting the waves again! Thanks again Tico Surf Lessons.

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Had a great time surfing with my 12 year old daughter. Yelsin was an excellent instructor and was very encourging to the both of us. I am looking forward to to making it out to the waves again.

Thank Chuck B
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Erly was an awesome instructor. Got my wife and I up on the first go. His crew kicks butt, couldn't have been more friendly and honest, and his prices are awesome. Chairs and umbrellas were part of the deal and we kept coming back the...More

Thank Jeff N
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Erly and his team are amazing. My husband and I took lessons and we had a blast. Erly made surfing seem safe, simple, and so much fun. We were able to stand and surf on our own by the end of the lesson. We rented...More

Thank Julie N
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lalapuravida, Manager at Tico Surf Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Thanks so much for your awesome review means a lot

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Response from lalapuravida | Property representative |
No sorry we don't. Not much kite boarding here not a lot of wind. Sorry we couldn't help with this have a nice evening
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