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Address: Main Entrance to Playa Guiones, Nosara, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 1-855-8-335-627
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Del Mar Surf Camp is the premiere surf camp in Costa Rica with over nine...

Del Mar Surf Camp is the premiere surf camp in Costa Rica with over nine years of experience teaching people how to surf. We provide a maximum of 2 to 1 student to instructor ratio with local Costa Rican surfers providing a safe and quality surf instruction guaranteed for everyone to catch waves. Our all inclusive surf camps include everything from daily yoga classes, daily nature walks & healthy meals to create the perfect vacation in paradise. You can be rest assured that your experience will exemplify the "Pura Vida" culture Costa Rica has to offer.

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I spend a couple of days with Jesse from Del Mar, who is a fantastic instructor. I spent a number of years as a snowboard instructor and I know how difficult it can be to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 September 2013
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2013

I spend a couple of days with Jesse from Del Mar, who is a fantastic instructor. I spent a number of years as a snowboard instructor and I know how difficult it can be to introduce beginners to board sports. He was extremely professional, fun and safety conscious. The only downside was that I started at the latter part of... More 

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New York, New York, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2013

I cannot say enough about Del Mar Surf Camp. I just returned from Nosara and am trying to find surfing in NYC now that I'm hooked. Jesse was my instructor and I cannot imagine a better experience learning how to surf-- I felt safe with him, had so much fun, and he really helped me to push myself. For my... More 

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Gainesville, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2013

This was my second trip with Del Mar Surf Camp (first time Jaco) and as with the first trip we had a great time!! Nosara was beautiful and Angie, Andrei and Jessie took excellent care of us. Jessie is an excellent instructor, he improved my surfing and gave me confidence to drop in on overhead waves. Andrei is a great... More 

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chicago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2013

Signed up at the last minute with lessons with Jesse and I was super impressed. Very professional and safety conscious while also getting you out on the water and up on a surfboard quickly. My only regret was that I didn't have enough time to build on my skills. Would have loved to do their 5 day camp.

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Thank lbChicago
Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2013

After two years of being still a beginner surfer Jesse with Del Mar Surf Camp has taken my surfing to the next level. I could not have asked for a better instructor. He gave me the confidence to paddle outside into the lineup. He tweaked my stance, gave me tips on actually catching the wave and also on carving and... More 

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Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2012

We stayed at Casa Romantica and booked lessons with Del Mar through the hotel. The whole experience was great. Our instructor Jesse, was very friendly and knowledgeable. It wasn't long before my wife and I were catching waves. I would highly recommend Del Mar. An all around great experience. Can't wait to go back.

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Denver, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2012

This was my second experience with Del Mar Surf Camp (the first one was in Hermosa Beach) and they have yet to disappoint. I spent five days in Nosara and didn't have to worry about anything. Angie took care of every detail, Adriana was the perfect guide, and Jesse was the best surf instructor I've had! My surfing improved each... More 

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Thank Reagan H
Del_Mar_Surf_Camp, Owner at Del Mar Surf Camp, responded to this review

Thanks chica! It was a pleasure having you with us and we can´t wait to surf with you again soon. Nos vemos pronto en Nosara!!!! More 

Victoria, Canada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2012

I was very nervous to try surfing, and was relieved to meet such wonderful women, passionate about surfing and teaching others. All of us stood up on our boards. it was the best day!!

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Del_Mar_Surf_Camp, Owner at Del Mar Surf Camp, responded to this review

We are truly blessed to be able to share our passion with others, and call it work!!! Thank you for your kind words, it was our pleasure surfing with you! More 

Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2012

My trip to Nosara for a week of yoga/surf/detox with Angie from Del Mar Surf Camp was the BEST! I stayed at the beautiful,peaceful Harmony Hotel. The week was amazing with fresh organic food, amazing surf lessons and yoga. I would recommend this retreat for anyone looking to relax, rejuvinate and awaken your spirit!

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Long Beach, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2012

I had the pleaure of having Angie as my instructor- amazing lesson, she was very clear and was very patient with me. All of the instructors i met from Del Mar were very friendly. The lessons were effective and also very comprehensive, i was very pleased! Thank you Del Mar Nosara!

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Del_Mar_Surf_Camp, Owner at Del Mar Surf Camp, responded to this review

It was my pleasure to meet you, I can´t wait to surf with you again! Pura vida! More 

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