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Address: Jaco and Dominical beach | Jaco & Dominical beach, Jaco, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 8853-4860
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Description: Daily Surf Lessons/Surf Camp Packages/Advance Surf Coaching. Certified...
Daily Surf Lessons/Surf Camp Packages/Advance Surf Coaching. Certified Surf Instructors and lifeguards, 100% Costa Ricans! English/Spanish spoken. We have been teaching for over 8 years now, providing our students with supreme knowledge and safety, we are ranked within top 10 competitors of the National Surf Competitions. Why Dominical Surf Lessons? Because we are professional, responsible, patience and have the experience that you are looking for. LEARN RIGHT, LEARN WITH THE LOCALS!
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FANTASTIC!!

Me and my six friends had never surfed before until the day of our lesson, and I feel safe to say that I would now be able to surf on my own. The instructors were all very good... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 15, 2015
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015 via mobile

Me and my six friends had never surfed before until the day of our lesson, and I feel safe to say that I would now be able to surf on my own. The instructors were all very good with giving instructions and being supportive throughout the entire experience. All three of the instructors spoke very good English and we're all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Oscar from Dominical Surf Lessons was my teacher. He was very knowledgeable, patient, and it was obvious he enjoyed teaching others. After a short amount of instruction, I was having fun in the water, and able to get up almost every time. He even gave me transportation from and back to my hotel. I would happily recommend Dominical Surf to... More 

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Miami
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

Our 19 and 12 year olds took surfing lessons with Oscar. Within 15 minutes they were up on the boards and surfing! Oscar was a great instructor and the kids truly enjoyed themselves. The beach in Jaco is safe, clean and the waves were perfect for beginners.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I primarily booked lessons for my 2 roommates who's never surfed before and booked an intermediate one for myself since I haven't surfed in about 5 months. My roommates were in the white water the whole time and had a blast. I had a great time as well but my paddling was not up to par so I couldn't get... More 

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debbiesurfergirl, Propietario at Dominical Surf Lessons, responded to this review

Dear Genesis, We apologize for the inconvenience. We do provide them. Unfortunately in this case is very possible that the instructor has forgotten them or that the clients before took them away (it happens). We deeply apologize for this, is a human mistake and we have no excuses. Hopefully we can make up to you if you decide to return... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015 via mobile

Debbie is an awesome teacher! As a group of 6 belgian friends we were surprised to find out her assistent-friend was flemish :-) As we all were beginners, they took us to a more quiet beach, 10 minutes out of dominical. Already with the first wave some of us were able to stand on the board! Talking about some good... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Debbie is awesome! I highly recommend her to anyone looking for surf lessons in Costa Rica. This was my second year to hire her and, again, could not have been more pleased. She made our trip a success. She, again, proved to be timely, trustworthy, proficient, and professional. Could not have asked for more.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Debie out did herself with her incredible communication, knowledge of the area, surfing knowledge, as well as very organized. We have been surfing different locations in Costa Rica for over 5 years now and she is by far the best guide and instructor we have ever had. I highly recommend using her and will continue as long as we do... More 

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Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

I recently returned from a 4.5 day surfing trip to Costa Rica. We hired Debbie to help coordinate our trip as well as provide group instruction for myself and 3 other members of my family. All I can say is "Wow"! Debbie is great at what she does. She is a true professional, focused on making your surfing experience the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

Debbie and her staff were very patient and awesome with our group! Natie and Morey were great teachers and really supportive of everyone's individual levels. Definitely recommend to everyone, especially families with children.

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Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

i am finishing up a surf camp with debbie in dominical ...she is hands down the best surf instructor i ever had and i had a few! (sorry guys ;)) ... after first lesson with debbie i immediately extended my stay in dominical to get as much of her time as possible -- it feels like she really cares about... More 

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Additional Information about Dominical Surf Lessons

Address: Jaco and Dominical beach | Jaco & Dominical beach, Jaco, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 8853-4860
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Jaco
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

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