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Address: Calle Santa Ana, Avenida Pastor Diaz, Jaco 60101, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 50688476289
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Tortuga Surf Camp is the choice for the traveler who wants to enjoy and...

Tortuga Surf Camp is the choice for the traveler who wants to enjoy and discover the wonders of surf at an affordable price.Located strategically in the south end of Jaco Beach, this calm mellow beach breaks will be the classroom where our ISA certified instructor will lead you trough the this Costa Rican surfing experience.

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Best time of my life!

I stayed at Tortuga Surf School and their lovely accommodation "Perico Azul" for 10 days during Christmas and New Year. Since i'm a total newbie at Surfing and besides I have a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Natasa C
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Aachen, Germany

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Aachen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed at Tortuga Surf School and their lovely accommodation "Perico Azul" for 10 days during Christmas and New Year. Since i'm a total newbie at Surfing and besides I have a heavy fear of the ocean, I was searching for a place and People who would teach me the first steps and basics of Surfing, but as well help... More 

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Thank Natasa C
Saint Sauveur des Monts, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A good couple of lessons here over Christmas 2011 made it easy to choose a week at Tortuga Surf School as my destination for a last-minute vacation deal this past week. While many offer to 'get you up on a board 1st time' Mike and his team specialize in taking you much further. A high quality 7 day learning experience...... More 

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Thank William R
San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Its not my first time with this operation and and im in love with the level of water skill and great customer service on this guys. Mike and Dougie made me feel right at home during my every session, this is one of those towns where everybody can take you on the water but only a few can teach you... More 

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Thank Reefrunner506
Gaithersburg, Maryland
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did surf school here for 2 days at the end of our week in Jaco and it was GREAT. We had some great instructors but the standouts were Alonso, Sharon, and Jason. Jason was very patient with our 7 year old daughter and I don't think she would've had such a great time if he wasn't so good with... More 

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Alliston, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our 16 year old is threatening to move to Jaco to surf when he's 18 :). Hands down the best thing the boys (16 & 19) did in Jaco...and we did a lot of fun stuff! Great job guys!

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Thank Brian G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Michael and his crew were friendly and helpful. We rented boards from them 4 days in a row. Nice setup and good price.

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Thank David Y
Montreal, Canada
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

Me and my kids (12-15) were able to surf after 1 hour...The Tortuga Surf School team did a great job teaching us and are really friendly! This is my #1 activity in Costa Rica, cant wait to go back!

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Thank Daniel R
Jaco, Costa Rica
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

Not enough can be said about Tortuga Surf School. Mike and the guys are the best of the best. From the second the lesson starts the guys are focused on teaching the correct ways to surf while having a good time doing it. Mike will make sure to do anything he can to ensure the best experience possible. The team... More 

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Thank Leo D
Thorold, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2015 via mobile

The team at Tortuga always work their magic to ensure I have the best experience possible when I arrive in Jaco. They have all created such positive, long lasting memories that make me want to keep going back for more. So I do! I just returned home from my third visit to jaco with the Tortuga team, and it won't... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015 via mobile

I had a wonderful couple of days lessons as a beginner with Mike and his team. They provide first class tuition on a one on one basis, and although they work you hard, I spent far longer getting up and catching waves than I expected to in my first two lessons. Mike went above and beyond my expectations in terms... More 

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