We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Montezuma costa rica | Playa Montezuma, Montezuma 6011puntarenas,costa rica, Costa Rica
Phone Number:
+506 8890 2864
Website
Description:

Surf Lesson-Board Rental-Safary Tours

Teaching the sport,so people can have...

Surf Lesson-Board Rental-Safary Tours

Teaching the sport,so people can have fun-time away from the stres of live

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 51 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 48
    Excellent
  • 0
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Great Surfing with a great instructor!

I visited Montezuma Yoga in December 2016 and opted for the yoga and surf package. The instructor was Mauricio from High Tide Surf School. Mauricio was nothing short of amazing... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
spirit-traveller1987
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

51 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 48: English reviews
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Montezuma Yoga in December 2016 and opted for the yoga and surf package. The instructor was Mauricio from High Tide Surf School. Mauricio was nothing short of amazing. He was patient and a wonderful person. Surfing with Mauricio was one of the highlights of my visit to Montezuma. Thank you Mauricio!

Helpful?
Thank spirit-traveller1987
Santa Barbara, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

My entire trip to Montezuma was pretty great, but learning to surf under the guidance of Mauricio was by far the highlight of my time in Costa Rica. I had unsuccessfully attempted surfing during a previous trip to Costa Rica but decided to have one last go of it before completely giving up. The surf gods must have known that... More 

Helpful?
Thank Nancy A
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Mauricio is a great instructor and is very patient and calm with his students. He definitely takes care of you and brings water and fruits for lunch. He is very kind and helpful with teaching surfing and all around person! Great guy!

Helpful?
Thank Nathalie B
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Mauricio is an awesome surf instructor and does a great job of tailoring his teaching and feedback for a variety of skill levels! Even if you're just looking to rent a board, he is right on the beach, so no need to carry your board from town!

Helpful?
Thank Megan G
Saint Louis, Missouri
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

I returned last week from Montezuma, where I did a 5-day yoga and surf package through Montezuma Yoga. The afternoons spent surfing were by far the best part of the trip! This was my first time surfing, and I was quite nervous on our first day. After just a few minutes into the first lesson, I felt reassured by Mauricio's... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank lkbrockhaus
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Bottom line: Mauricio is experienced, FUN and kind. He always has your best interest and safety in mind. Whether your a novice surfer or not- he is the best! Super convenient too- he meets you at your hotel and you take a beautiful walk through town and along the beach (about 40 mins), don't have to carry boards and gear... More 

Helpful?
Thank Awierzbic
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I cannot recommend High Tide Surf School more highly. Learning to surf has always been a dream of mine. My friend and I booked a yoga/surf package in Montezuma, and had 5 days of instruction. It was by far the highlight of the trip, and truly a dream come true. Mauricio is a gifted instructor, to say the least. As... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kelly A
Sebastopol, California
Level Contributor
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

I came to Montezuma on the surf and yoga package through Montezuma Yoga. The package with High tide surf school was a perfect addition to a dreamy week in this lovely town. During the five day package, my first two days were semi-private with a lovely solo traveler from Russia. There is nothing like having your own private surf instructor!... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Liz W
Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

For someone who had 1 surfing lesson in her entire life, I can say with confidence that I can tackle the waves by myself after what felt like a fun 5-day surfing bootcamp with my instructor, Mauricio. Boards provided, Rashguard provided, some pics taken, lots of fruit eaten, monkeys seen, waves caught and wipeouts too! I took part in the... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank surbz407
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

I did the yoga and surf package with Montezuma Yoga in March 2016. I had an unbelievable experience! I was slightly nervous traveling alone (as a 25-year old female), but I met the most wonderful people through yoga and surfing. My favorite part my trip was definitely the surfing. Mauricio is the absolute best, and I highly recommend taking lessons... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Katie R

Travellers who viewed High tide surf school also viewed

Montezuma, Province of Puntarenas
 
Montezuma, Province of Puntarenas
Montezuma, Province of Puntarenas
 

Been to High tide surf school? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from High tide surf school staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?