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Peaks 'n Swells Surf Camp

500 Metros Norte De La Escuela, Montezuma 98022, Costa Rica
011-506-2642-0067
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Ranked #3 of 18 activities in Montezuma
Type: Surf Camps
Owner description: Peaks 'n Swells Surf Camp provides incredible, one of a kind beachfront lodging, top surf instructors and sought-after yoga instructors to deliver a... more » Owner description: Peaks 'n Swells Surf Camp provides incredible, one of a kind beachfront lodging, top surf instructors and sought-after yoga instructors to deliver a high performance surf camp in an uncrowded and stunning part of Costa Rica. Peaks offers a fast track surf experience for those wanting to progress in their surfing or beginners who are serious about wanting to learn to surf. The small camp sizes in an uncrowded area offering a variety of surf breaks will ensure an unintimidating and true surfing experience. Live your dream! Surf with Peaks 'n Swells! « less
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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2012

The perfect family trip! We're definitely going back to Peaks n Swells! Our family has surfed in Hawaii and California but nothing has been comparable to this place- the beach house and the property, the surf breaks, the cool side trips we did everyday, even the amazing meals at the camp. Just when we thought we had been to the... More

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Pemberton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2011

We were lucky enough to be able to attend this Fall Surf Camp experience and a return trip is in definitely in the future. I highly recommend it. It's amazing to be able to leave the dreary Northern Hemisphere Fall weather and pop down to Costa Rica and jump in the warm ocean and get some Vitamin D. The coaches... More

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2011

Astonishing is the only word that comes to mind when remembering my week at Peaks N Swells surf camp. First - what anyone reading this is really interested it: the surfing. I had never stood on a surf board before in my life, and Chris and the crew had me up and riding on waves at a really expansive and... More

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Stowe, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2011

The family surf camp was OUTSTANDING in every respect. Our kids, ages 6 & 8 are begging to go back next year. Every one in our family learned to surf-- in fact we were all up and riding waves the first day. The instruction we had from Chris Johnson allowed us to work at our own comfort levels, while at... More

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Olympia, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2011

Anyone looking for expert surf instruction coupled with a beautiful vacation getaway should come to Peaks N Swells! Having taken many surf lessons in various locations before I got to Peaks N Swells, I was bowled over by the professionalism and the dedication to the students that the entire team displayed. Chris Johnson, our instructor, constantly pushed us to a... More

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Escazu, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2011

Surfing for a week at the Peaks and Swells surf camp is good for the body and soul. The setting is amazing with beautiful villas right on the beach and the relaxing sound of the ocean. Sitting on the front porch is like being on safari as colorful birds, iguanas, monkeys, congos, and little bijaguas roam around the yard. The... More

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Escazu, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2011

I m a Costarrican and I was sick of being a better snowboarder than a surfer.. and though need it to inmerse my self in something like a cool hard core camp and beautifull Montezuma does the job for any nature lover... it was a taste of what it takes to be able to play with the big boys on... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2010

Finding quality surf and ample time to ride was priority at Peaks n Swells Surf Camp. The instructor was great! He was able to watch and determine each individuals starting point and build quickly on their needs. I have spent years working on my surfing and have been given pointers here and there but it wasn't til I went to... More

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Pemberton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2010

I had such a great time surfing! We went to three different breaks in the Montezuma area over the week long camp. We had an instructor with tones of experience who was a really good communicator. By the end I could catch waves and was starting to be able to turn and control the board. I can't believe how much... More

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Pemberton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2010

Beautiful beachfront accommodation with lush jungle backdrop! We saw all kinds of wildlife from our kitchen table! The hosts here were amazing - fresh fruit salad, typical gallo pinto, and yummy coffee for breakfasts and the best happy hours ever! Shopped at the locals market for groceries and had our choice of cooking for ourselves or walking down the beach... More

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