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Coconut Harrys Surf Shop and Surf School

20m Norte de Cafe de Paris, Nosara 12345, Costa Rica
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Amazing teacher Gabriella

We did 3 private lessons with the surf instructeur Gabriella and it was amazing. She is patient... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Barbara H
via mobile
Jose Lopez is an incredible instructor!

Everyone at Coconut Harry's was wonderful from Marilyn to Veronica... HOWEVER, Jose stood out the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jason7087
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Pasco, Washington
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
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“surf shop”(29 reviews)
“taco”(4 reviews)
“free beer”(3 reviews)
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We are a full service surf shop that offers surf lessons, rental boards, adventure tours, new and used boards for sale, surf accessories, awesome beach clothes, and gift shop. We have been teaching people to surf in Nosara for more than 10 years...more
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20m Norte de Cafe de Paris, Nosara 12345, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We did 3 private lessons with the surf instructeur Gabriella and it was amazing. She is patient, passionate and knows how to motivate students! We highly recommend Gaby for everybody!

Thank Barbara H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone at Coconut Harry's was wonderful from Marilyn to Veronica... HOWEVER, Jose stood out the most. Jose too my son and I out and showed us the ropes for five days while in Guiones Beach. He was so positive and gave us EXCELLENT technical details....More

Thank jason7087
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

This is for the Taco Shop not the surf shop or surf school. Out of all the places we dined this ended up being the most expensive and this was for lunch. The sign said “Taco Tuesday” 2 for 1 Tacos and 2 for 1...More

Thank Dawn M
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

So we tried elsewhere, and our first lesson got us up 2 of 20 times. Not bad for in our 50s and 60s- but fit, and looking marvelous, darling. We noticed this young Canadian couple next to us, also first timers, we’re getting up like...More

Thank Lee L
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Everything we needed for fun in the sun, Coconut Harry's had. Two great locations with helpful staff. Pura Vida!

Thank Kenneth S
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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

I have been renting boards and other items from coconut Harry’s for a few years now and wouldn’t go anywhere else. With an incredibly friendly staff, they’re capable to meet any of your vacation needs on or off the beach. Josito, one of the best...More

Thank NateButcher
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful first trip, visiting this paradise. Coconut Harry's is wonderful, between the board rentals, instructors "Josito", and delicious tacos. Josito made this trip so great, not only is he a talented instructor but a good friend. My friends have known him for years...More

Thank Alvie W
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Coconut Harry's is the place to go for surf lessons, board rentals, and great food/drinks. It was my first time surfing and Josito gave me a wonderful lesson and had me surfing fast! They have a great selection of boards and anything else surfing related...More

Thank Sam W
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

We just returned from a vacation in Playa Guiones. My son is a surfer and I am a 64 yr. old wannabe! I took lessons from Jose and he had me up the first day...not particularly a beautiful sight but it did get better each...More

Thank Jo Ann H
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

My family recently visited Playa Guiones and used Coconut Harry's as our surfing and excursion base camp. We linked with guide Jose Lopez who provided a thorough fun filled week of surfing and adventure. CH was extremely accommodating and an overall great experience. Highly recommended!

Thank William H
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Janet B
24 March 2018|
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Response from Lee L | Reviewed this property |
If you want two bedrooms in Guiones Beach area of Nosara, best bet is the Living Hotel where you might get the suite. Otherwise, two bedroom condos for a week minimum are good at Villas las Palmas or Villas del Sol in Prlada... More
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