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Sunset Surf Dominical - Day Lessons

275 m SW, 95 m SE of Bank Of Costa Rica, Dominical 11901, Costa Rica
+506 8917 3143
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Great people, Great Surfing, Great Experience

I highly recommend surf camp with Dylan Park. It is not a typical tourist / resort experience, it... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2015
Christopher P
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Yarmouth, Maine
Learning to surf with Sunset surf is fun straight from day 1

World class beginner teachers that show you what you need to know about safety, technic, power... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2015
erik m
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Stockholm, Sweden
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We are proud supporters of 1% for the Planet, Surf rider Foundation, and Sea Shepherd. Our instructors are certified by the ISA , Costa Rican Lifeguard Association, and are all avid surfers from around the globe. We will turn you from a "never ever" to an "intermediate" surfer by the time you leave our surf camp! If you are in intermediate surfer we will transport you to different surf locations where we will work on all aspects surfing point breaks to big beach break. Not only will we teach you everything you need to know about surfing we will show you around Costa Rica and make sure you experience this jungle paradise! Drop us an email to discuss booking a surf lesson or joining our surf camp.
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275 m SW, 95 m SE of Bank Of Costa Rica, Dominical 11901, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 12 February 2015

I highly recommend surf camp with Dylan Park. It is not a typical tourist / resort experience, it is much better. The instructors are excellent and the Pacific coast is beautiful. You will also have the opportunity to explore waterfalls and do some hiking. Dominical...More

Thank Christopher P
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CostaRicaSurf81, Owner at Sunset Surf Dominical - Day Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2015

We are really glad you had a good time while visiting and surfing with us. We really like the diving photo of you diving off Nauyacas!! Hope to see you down here again once you pass your bar exam!!!

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Reviewed 4 February 2015

World class beginner teachers that show you what you need to know about safety, technic, power & reading waves. And when you are having fun they will give you encouragement, smiles and laughs whatever your level are! Jossue, Simon, Jordi & Dylan: thanks for showing...More

Thank erik m
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CostaRicaSurf81, Owner at Sunset Surf Dominical - Day Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2015

You and your wife were great! We really enjoy teaching people like you that so excited and really want to learn everything there is about surfing. Great job guys and enjoy your new journey!

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Reviewed 1 February 2015

Staying at the Sunset Surf Camp is an awesome experience. The surf instructors we worked with, Dylan and Jossue, are beyond compare. They were supportive and positive, motivating, fun and safe. They are accommodating to everyone no matter the skill level, and able to help...More

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CostaRicaSurf81, Owner at Sunset Surf Dominical - Day Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2015

Thanks we enjoyed having you girls at our surf camp for the past two years. We look forward to seeing you again next year and until then keep warm :)

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Reviewed 27 January 2015

I rented boards and thought... I will figure it out. My husband ended up smacking his head on the ocean floor and I just waited for the white waves to stand. My friend who is an excellent surfer told me to call Sunset Surf. Best...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2015

As someone who was pretty much terrified of learning to surf, I'm so glad my husband and I decided to do a mini surf camp, including 4 days of lessons, with Sunset Surf. Not only was I more comfortable in the ocean than I've ever...More

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CostaRicaSurf81, Owner at Sunset Surf Dominical - Day Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2015

You guys both progressed a lot in your short visit with us and we are very happy to hear that you are now more comfortable and more confident in the ocean. Keep warm this winter and we hope to see you back next year!

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Reviewed 15 January 2015 via mobile

Let's start with Dylan, he is professional and thorough. I called the a bit late evening before and he answered the phone. I explained that my husband, 62, had recently tried surfing for the first time and it was a disaster. The instructor in Puerto...More

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CostaRicaSurf81, Owner at Sunset Surf Dominical - Day Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2015

Thank you for putting your trust in us and giving us the opportunity to teach your family and friends all about surfing. We always have fun teaching people that enjoy learning a new sport. We look forward to having you guys back!

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Reviewed 14 January 2015

Dylan enjoys teaching and sharing overall knowledge of surfing. Beginners would be best awarded by starting with him. He enjoys the success of his students is devoted to having them learn quickly with safety always in mind. The waves are nice and long which gives...More

Thank James T
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Reviewed 11 January 2015

Dylan was great to work with as were the rest of his instruction crew for the afternoon beginning surf. In addition to getting a refresher on how to get up on the board and manage white-water, we got to see an amazing sunset in Dominical....More

Thank Keith M
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CostaRicaSurf81, Owner at Sunset Surf Dominical - Day Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2015

It would be great if everyone could experience surfing at sunset. When the tide permits we can make sure that you see the sunset while in the ocean surfing. Thank you for the review we are very happy you enjoyed our services!

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Reviewed 11 January 2015 via mobile

If you decide to try to surf at any age you have to go to Dominical, look for the hotel Domilocos and you will get to Sunset Surf. Dylan from Hawaii and his local team Jossue, Jordi and Simon are fantastic.professionality and warm hospitality. I...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2015

It's the little things that count and Dylan, along with his instructors, think of all the details that matter! They are so knowledgable about surfing in Costa Rica and took us to the right beach for our ability levels (beginner and intermediate!!). The waves were...More

Thank Elizabeth P
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Eleni_96
19 January 2017|
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Response from CostaRicaSurf81 | Property representative |
Hello Eleni_96 Sunset Surf can accommodate any size group and and charge $55 p.p. for beginner surf lessons and $60 p.p. for intermediate surf lessons. They include everything you will need even organic sunblock! Have a... More
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Edinabutler
3 December 2015|
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Response from CostaRicaSurf81 | Property representative |
I agree with John first take a lesson so you understand ocean safety and the proper mechanics of getting up on a surf board then you can practice on your own in the white water. Then you should join an intermediate class... More
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