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Nosara Tico Surf School

Next to Century 21, on the main road to Guiones Beach., Nosara 50206, Costa Rica
+506 2573 0975
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Amazing surf instructors...highly recommended!

I couldn't speak highly enough of Luigi, Moises, and the rest of the instructors at Nosara Tico. I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Matthew G
Surf holiday

Super amazing staff! Low-key, super chill!!! Kaylor our instructor was awesome. Fanny took care of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Niagara Falls, Canada
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We are Nosara Tico Surf School, a local surf school (owned 100% by Ticos) located in Playa Guiones, Nosara. Our friendly and enthusiastic staff is always there to help out, and with the guidance of our certified instructors, you will have the best surfing experience ever. We offer group, semi-private, and private surf lessons. We also offer customized surf package, and arrange surf trips to local surf spots of the northern and southern Pacific Coast. Our goal is to guide and instruct our clients into the waves step by step, give feedbacks and tips, get the most out of our surf lessons.
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Next to Century 21, on the main road to Guiones Beach., Nosara 50206, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I couldn't speak highly enough of Luigi, Moises, and the rest of the instructors at Nosara Tico. I had surfed a few times before, but was very much a beginner. They gave great basic instruction, listened to any questions I had (both on the land...More

Thank Matthew G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super amazing staff! Low-key, super chill!!! Kaylor our instructor was awesome. Fanny took care of our bookings and was friendly and helpful!! HIGHLY RECOMMEND THIS PLACE!!! Thanks! Arnie 🏄🌴

Thank Arnbabes
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Hotel neighbor told us about this school and everything was just perfect. Being a complete beginner, I took four classes with Kevin and was able to catch the waves, pop up and ride. I highly recommend this place. #puravida 🙏🏻

Thank Petar N
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Kevin and Edgardo made getting up early to surf an absolute pleasure! We were riding the waves in no time!. Thanks, guys- Pura Vida!

Thank shirley m
Reviewed 22 November 2017

I had two lessons with Luigi. I've messed about in the surf before (and probably developed some bad habits) but Luigi was really good at reinforcing good, safe habits and explaining and encouraging all the time. I had one lesson on a long soft top...More

Thank lucygoosey2017
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Our two daughters (12 and 9) had a fantastic lesson with Edgardo. They each stood up on their first wave and had a ton of fun throughout the lesson. Both gained confidence and learned how to paddle out and catch a wave on their own....More

Thank phoebepdx
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We were a group of 4, myself and my husband and our 2 big kids (18 and 19) and on one day, our 9 year old. None of us had ever surfed before and under the patient, good humoured guidance of our teacher Storm we...More

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Sitting here, still wet and tired from my last surf session before heading back to the States - but can not wipe the grin or the incredible rush I am still feeling. I came here with some of the basics under my belt, I had...More

Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We had an excellent experience with Nosara Tico Surf. The team were so friendly, Jordan lovely and our instructor Kali was so helpful. It was only our 2nd time surfing and his patience and tuition meant we were both paddling and standing up from the...More

Thank maddy_ew
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We lived in Nosara this past Summer, and this surf shop, and the incredible group of people who work there became one of the highlights of our Summer. We went in having never surfed before and feeling out of our element. We were welcomed and...More

Thank 826ashleigh
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23 January 2017|
Response from Jordan L |
Hola Chuky965, buenos dias. Thank you for contacting us. We work with surfers of all levels, all ages! Here at the Nosara Tico Surf School we are very lucky to have such fast and easy Access to our home break Playa... More
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Response from lgetty207 | Reviewed this property |
Nope. Everyone at the store spoke great English