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La Escuela Del Sol

Frente al parque infantil | Contiguo al puente, Montezuma, Costa Rica
8884-8444
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Ranked #5 of 18 activities in Montezuma
Type: Other
Owner description: Combine Spanish, surfing, yoga, fire dancing and scuba certification in any combination for 1-12 weeks in Montezuma, Costa Rica. Programs include... more » Owner description: Combine Spanish, surfing, yoga, fire dancing and scuba certification in any combination for 1-12 weeks in Montezuma, Costa Rica. Programs include accommodations, zip line canopy tours, horseback riding, waterfall hikes, bonfires and a whole lot of fun. « less
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English first
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

I would definitely recommend La Escuela Del Sol to anyone looking to learn Spanish and/or do yoga classes in Costa Rica. I was told that the surfing and the poi were also great, but I didn't take those classes so I can't speak from personal experience. The teachers were fantastic and the location in Montezuma is fabulous - the beach... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

That sounds like an exaggeration, and any trip to Costa Rica is going to be amazing, but LEDS is truly a special place, operated by wonderful people. From the owner, Jeremy, to the housekeeper (Roxana) to the maintenance man (Dennis), everyone is helpful, friendly and accommodating. I did a lot of research before choosing where to travel, and even the... More

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Sydney, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

La Escuela del Sol is a wonderful way to spend your time in Montezuma. I made the trip to Costa Rica actually for the sole purpose of attending this school, taking 3 weeks of poi classes, 1 week of Spanish lessons and 2 weeks of yoga. The poi classes were great, especially considering I was lucky enough to have private... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

I've been to Costa Rica before and I've traveled to quite a few exotic countries but I fell in LOVE with Costa Rica this time around and especially with the Montezuma area! I took the trip solo and whether you're looking to come out with a friend or solo, it'll be an awesome experience. The surfing instructors are top notch!... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

I spent a week surfing and at spanish school here in early December and had the best time. The teachers are great, really nice with good english, I had Pablo and Wendy and both were very professional. My room was ok, quite noisy on the ground floor, but I was pretty busy with activities and enjoying Montezuma to spend a... More

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Danville, Indiana, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

I stayed at La Escuela Del Sol for about a month. I loved it, and can't wait to go back! Not only is the location amazing, they offer so many fun classes! I learned to surf, learned some basic spanish, took awesome yoga classes, and much more! They always had the rooms clean and everyone was so friendly! I highly... More

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Palm Springs, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Amazing? Wonderful? Magical? I can't find one adequate adjective to describe my month at La Escuela Del Sol. Jeremy Levine has created an environment where you can learn to surf, learn spanish, practice yoga and get scuba certified while being supported by kind, gentle, loving, caring people that have nothing but your best interest at heart. Everyone from housekeeping to... More

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

This place is pure magic and I can say that If you go to LEDS with an open heart you will have one of the best experiences of your life and make friends that you will never forget. Jeremy, the founder, goes out of his way to make sure everyone feels comfortable and happy. The teachers and staff at the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013 via mobile

So my buddy and I travelled all over Costa Rica for 3 weeks and montezuma was a fan favorite. Beautiful little tight knit town with access to incredible beaches, surfing, waterfalls etc. La escuela del sol was incredible for surfing lessons and yoga at night. The private rooms with Air con are very nice and prices extremely affordable. Jeremy the... More

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4 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

Mother traveling with teenage son. Spent a week at LEDS. We were attracted to the many learning options. I took yoga and spanish, son took Fire Poi and Spanish. First night not so good as we were in a ground floor room that was noisy and not well ventilated. Next day we requested upgrade to better room and moved to... More

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