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Tortuga Surf School

Calle Santa Ana, Avenida Pastor Diaz, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 60101, Costa Rica
+506 8847 6289
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We (two adults) signed up for surfing lessons for late afternoon. The beach and water were great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kendrick K
Gibson’s Love Tortuga

Tortuga Surf School is totally chill. They did the best job of any other Surf schools of describing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Tortuga Surf Camp is the choice for the traveler who wants to enjoy and discover the wonders of surf at an affordable price.Located strategically in the south end of Jaco Beach, this calm mellow beach breaks will be the classroom where our ISA certified instructor will lead you trough the this Costa Rican surfing experience.
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Calle Santa Ana, Avenida Pastor Diaz, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 60101, Costa Rica
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+506 8847 6289

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We (two adults) signed up for surfing lessons for late afternoon. The beach and water were great and the surfing was good. I accidentally got hit by my own surf board on my chin and required stitches. Celine was really helpful and made sure I...More

Thank Kendrick K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tortuga Surf School is totally chill. They did the best job of any other Surf schools of describing their training program and were highly responsive. At the last minute , we chickened out and canceled our lesson. I totally appreciate Tortuga Surf School for not...More

Thank guymandude
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tortuga Surf School surf instructors taught total beginner adults and kids in our group how to surf at a basic level. Each student had his or her own instructor, and all instructors were patient and enthusiastic about the progress of his student. We all managed...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Highly recommend Mike and his instructors - our five teens, all first time surfers, had a great time and everyone was able to surf within a half hour of starting the lesson. The one to one instructor to student ratio enabled each to progress at...More

Thank Kimber H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great experience. They really care about helping you really learn to surf and are so passionate about the sport. Personalized instruction. Video tape reviews. Board changes based on your progress. Each day sees improvement. Can't go wrong with this school. Stay at least 5 days....More

Thank weggers38
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My best friend took 3-day class at Tortuga Surf School a few years back, and I'm really glad that I listened to her advice. It's my first time surfing. Michael gave me a detailed "download" of the technical aspects, and gave me the best feedback...More

Thank Jessica Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was my first time surfing and I am glad I chose Tortuga Surf School. Mike and his team are very nice and experienced coaches so that you learn a lot in each session. Besides surfing, they always had time to give you some tips...More

Thank pploetner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had such a great time with Tortuga Surf School last year we knew we had to visit again. In just four days back on the water (starting with a quick beginner lesson thank gawd!) me and my boyfriend both had our best surf days...More

Thank reneerobbins
Reviewed 30 November 2017

I've always wanted to learn to surf, and decided to book Tortuga based on Tripadvisor reviews less than 2 weeks before my trip. I didn't really know what to expect, but email communication was very prompt and payment through PayPal painless and easy. I also...More

Thank Nicole Y
TortugaSurfCamp, Owner at Tortuga Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Our dear Nicole! Thank you for your review and your time with us, you where by far our funniest craziest surfer in a while! Your energy and personality definitely added a lot of fun to our weeks group, and for us was a pleasure to...More

Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

I did the full 7 day surf camp at Tortuga. 10 lessons in 7 days, I made such drastic improvements in my surfing abilities. I had one on one lessons every time and all the instructors were so patient and knowledgeable. The hotel is quiet...More

Thank Frances D
TortugaSurfCamp, Owner at Tortuga Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Thank you Team Toronto! i was such a pleasure to train with you and we are looking forward to training some more! Now back to cold Toronto to prep up for your next surf experience! Tortuga Surf family!

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10 April 2017|
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Response from HotelPericoAzul |
This is not really a surf Shop Sr, we do have rash guards at a $35 value but only from out company, we don't sell corporate brands. I would suggest WOW surf as the main and oldest surf shop in town!
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26 February 2017|
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Response from HotelPericoAzul |
This is the main information on our Surf lessons, and how you can complete your reservation, please take a look at it and let us know if you had any questions or would like to proceed with your reservation, we would be... More
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