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Nosara Tico Surf School

Next to Century 21, on the main road to Guiones Beach., Nosara 50206, Costa Rica
+506 2573 0975
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Private Surf lessons

Have to give a shout-out to our most excellent instructors Diego and Storm!! I'm a mom of three... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Los Angeles, California
via mobile
Dream Surf Instructors for All Ages and Levels

I cannot say enough GREAT things about these instructors. We were in Nosara for 3 weeks and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Los Angeles, California
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We are Nosara Tico Surf School, a local surf school (owned 100% by Ticos) located in Playa Guiones, Nosara. Our friendly and enthusiastic staff is always there to help out, and with the guidance of our certified instructors, you will have the best surfing experience ever. We offer group, semi-private, and private surf lessons. We also offer customized surf package, and arrange surf trips to local surf spots of the northern and southern Pacific Coast. Our goal is to guide and instruct our clients into the waves step by step, give feedbacks and tips, get the most out of our surf lessons.
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Next to Century 21, on the main road to Guiones Beach., Nosara 50206, Costa Rica
+506 2573 0975
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Have to give a shout-out to our most excellent instructors Diego and Storm!! I'm a mom of three tweens/teenagers and had never really surfed before. Diego was the best - super patient and a really great instructor. And Storm had my three kids and they...More

Thank mariecjacobson
Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot say enough GREAT things about these instructors. We were in Nosara for 3 weeks and different friends came and went during that time. In total, the Nosara Tico Surf School gave multiple lessons to 6 adults and 7 kids. Everyone had a blast...More

Thank yjohnson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly, highly recommend these guys. Located a short walk to the beach. Everyone that works here seems really great, but our teacher was Edgardo and he was excellent. Awesome attitude and a really good mix of theoretical understanding of the water/tides and of our bodies...More

Thank Xenia D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had a great experience. Edgardo was extremely kind & patient. He made me feel comfortable & confident despite being nervous. I would recommend him to anyone!

Thank Jamie L
Reviewed 8 July 2017

These instructors will make you feel at home! They give you awesome helpful tips, no matter what your surf level is. They are the nicest. You're in for a very fun time if you get surf lessons with them!

Thank Larisa D
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

I am a terrible student so luckily I had a good teacher in Diego. He spent a lot of time showing me the right form and was very patient when I couldn't get the hang of it. Pura vida!

Thank MegBedfordMA
Reviewed 10 June 2017

The guys at Tico Surf School are awesome. I'm an experienced surfer and they hooked me up with a great short board for the week and gave me a huge discount for renting more than 7 days in a row. They also gave us a...More

1  Thank Bobby B
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Nosara Tico Surf School was a great group to learn how to surf with. The entire staff was friendly and worked with us to help our every need. We had purchased a 4 pack of lessons, but we're only able to use 3 due to...More

Thank Kyle L
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Absolutely the best surfing coaches in town. Most of them locals and professionals with the love of service and being of service. I have used them from the day they open their shop. Friends for life

Thank Monica O
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Nosara Tico Surf School -warm, friendly & inviting! Luigi & his crew took good care of us 2 beginners/couple. Patient, Pura Vida instruction, complete with encouragement from Milo, Luigi's faithful beach dog companion. We learned safety, standing & how to have fun ((even when you're...More

Thank Lbeantown
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23 January 2017|
Response from Jordan L |
Hola Chuky965, buenos dias. Thank you for contacting us. We work with surfers of all levels, all ages! Here at the Nosara Tico Surf School we are very lucky to have such fast and easy Access to our home break Playa... More
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Nope. Everyone at the store spoke great English