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Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina
Reviewed 17 June 2013

June 8th-15th, My son and I travelled to Nosara, Costa Rica to attend a Surf adventure at Surf Simply Coaching Resort. Neither of us has been to CR or to a surfing camp before. After extensive research we chose SurfSimply based on the reviews and the information provided from the web site and the email interactions with RU (the owner)....

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 8 June 2013

After a challenging paddle "out the back" through one powerful set of whitewater, I sat up on my board for a breather. As I rested, I kept my eye on the horizon and eventually saw something with the help of Coach Harry Knight, who was diligently sighting swells and calling them out in the lineup…."Okay Noel, this one looks interesting!...

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3Thank Noel L L
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Reviewed 24 May 2013

I initially discovered Surf Simply via a friend who had gone ...twice! I've been struggling to learn to surf for years and despite having swam competitively, skateboarded and snowboarded forever I would get out of the water each time frustrated, shaken, and totally mystified as to how anyone could ever get good at this sport, let alone enjoy it! ..Then...

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1Thank Piper W
Kirkland, Washington
Reviewed 17 May 2013

I traveled to Surf Simply in Costa Rica for the week of March 23rd through 30th, 2013. This was my second trip to Surf Simply. I initially found them via a Google search using the keywords, “world class surf resort” and I can say that phrase captures the essence of Surf Simply to the letter. Surf Simply offers a stellar...

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4Thank Brian K
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 10 May 2013

Surf Simply far exceeded my expectations. My husband, Chad had been researching surf camps for a while. He kept telling me about, and showing me the YouTube videos from Surf Simply. Since surfing is so important to him I started to think that this could be the place for me to actually give it a real try. So, I decided...

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2Thank Melanie T
Fort Pierce, Florida
Reviewed 8 May 2013

Last week was one of the best surf trips of my life! Surf Simply takes care of everything so that all you have to do is surf and spend time with a bunch of fun people. My coach was Jessie. The time I spent with her was a true blessing because we had so much fun and because she helped...

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1Thank thomasnjefferson
Linwood, New Jersey, United States
Reviewed 7 May 2013

I have been surfing on and off for 23 years. The learning curve of what little I could accomplish was long and shallow. My friend Rick, whom I believe to be an excellent surfer, recommended surf simply to me. I was convinced when he said the coaches helped him with his surfing. I booked the trip and got very excited...

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1Thank Michael P
New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 May 2013

Everyone, please stop writing all of these "excellent" reviews for Surf Simply... you're letting the secret out! My first trip was amazing, and my return trip was even better, and I want to make sure that there's room for my 3rd visit. So please, stop telling everyone how really great this place is. Certainly shouldn't mention how beautiful the beaches...

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Thank Adam L
San Francisco, California, United States
Reviewed 4 May 2013

The surf conditions are great, the coaching is great, and the facilities & food are great. I love surfing but have never really progressed in the way I had hoped I would, so I was looking for a camp/trip where I could get some great instruction. I stumbled onto the Surf Simply podcasts and was very impressed by the technical...

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1Thank Justin M
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 27 April 2013

Read some of the many other glowing reviews for Surf Simply and you'll notice that many of the people are repeat guests. There is a reason for that........ The place is awesome! This was my third time at Surf Simply in CR (I've also been to France with SS). The reason I keep coming back is because I've had the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Bar/Lounge
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Surf Simply has broken the surf camp mold by providing coaching of a standard one would usually expect to receive in more mainstream sports. The makes of the Surf Simply podcast (available on iTunes) offer all inclusive package from their beautiful boutique surf coaching resort in Nosara, Costa Rica. You stay incorporates not only - video analysis, theory sessions on everything from board design to surf forecasting, pool training and in water coaching during your two fun surf session each day; but also transfers, accommodation, yoga classes, massage, fresh home cooked food and a variety of destinations in the evening from beach BBQs to stunning cliff top restaurants. ... more   less 

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Address: Playa Guiones, Nosara, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Nosara
Number of rooms: 4
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