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Dante's Water Sports

Manuel Antonio Beach, Manuel Antonio 5000, Costa Rica
+506 2777 4000
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Wonderful surf outting

Dante, Alejandro, his wife and the surf instructors were terrific. So much so, that we came back... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
New York City, New York
via mobile
Very professional and they go the extra mile

I had a group of students, some of them were afraid of the water or didn't know how to swim so he... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Cynthia A
Mexico City, Mexico
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Surf Lessons School for all ages and Paddle Board Tours, beach tours, kayaking SUP.
  • Excellent93%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“surfing lessons” (59 reviews)
“fresh pineapple” (35 reviews)
“boogie boards” (24 reviews)
Closes in 15 min
All hours
Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Manuel Antonio Beach, Manuel Antonio 5000, Costa Rica
+506 2777 4000

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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Dante, Alejandro, his wife and the surf instructors were terrific. So much so, that we came back for a second morning of surfing. Pick up is on time, lessons safe and engaging, super friendly with providing me a beach chair in the shade, zinc cream...More

Thank annaschuchmann
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I had a group of students, some of them were afraid of the water or didn't know how to swim so he provided a personal instructor for them and made the experience very safe.

Thank Cynthia A
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Surf lessons with Dante's crew was an amazing experience and the highlight of our trip. I had a great time and gained a lot of skill never having surfed before. They provided prompt transportation to and from our hotel and all gear we needed for...More

Thank Julianne G
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Great fun! Dante's instructors had our family of 5 all surfing within minutes. Great, simple instructions and coaching alongside in the water on what to do and when to do it made it all seem very safe, easy and fun. Three teens and two parents...More

Thank klmorris14
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Dante picked us up at our resort, drove us to the beach at Manuel Antonio and had us in the water surfing within thirty minutes. We had three great instructors between the four of us. Two fairly athletic over fifty parents and two teenagers were...More

Thank Scott R
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We hired Dante's for a Beach Hopping Tour (surfing lessons and swimming) last week (our first full day in Costa Rica) for surfing lessons. It was absolutely one of the best (possibly THE best) tour we booked. Dante's picked us up from our hotel. Our...More

Thank Melissa W
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Our day with Dante's water sports exceed all of our expectations! My husband, 3 kids and I had a blast!! We were picked up right on time by 5 high energy, fun, responsible instructors who drove us to a beautiful, secluded beach that we had...More

Thank cbbatchelder
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

This was an amazing experience. The entire staff was welcoming, fun, and educated all ages and surfing levels. We highly recommend Dante's water sports!

Thank Sherry M
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We had a group of 14 that wanted to try surfing during our trip to Manuel Antonio this week. Dante's was the perfect choice for us! We had kids ranging from 8 - 18 and some parents. No one had surfed before but everyone did...More

Thank dmebdavis
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I was with a group of 14 people and none of us have been surfing before, but it only took less than 5 minutes to get every one of us up on the board! The beach was gorgeous and the staff was super friendly, fun,...More

Thank Brooke M
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Chris M
27 August 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth L | Reviewed this property |
Every hotel has their own equipment. If they don't have paddle boards, you should be able to rent them at the public beach.