We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sunset Surf Dominical - Day Lessons

50 Meters East of Main St. & Quality Rd. At Domilocos, Dominical 11901, Costa Rica
+506 8917 3143
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #1 of 12 Attractions in Dominical
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Water sports
Owner description: We are a surf camp that will plan and set up your entire Costa Rican surf vacation, and we also run a surf school with daily surf lessons. We are... more » Owner description: We are a surf camp that will plan and set up your entire Costa Rican surf vacation, and we also run a surf school with daily surf lessons. We are proud supporters of both 1% for the Planet and the Surfrider Foundation. Our instructors are certified by the ISA , Costa Rican Lifegaurd Association, and are all avid surfers from around the globe. We will turn you from a "never ever" to an "intermediate" surfer by the time you leave us! If you are in intermediate surfer we will transport you to different surf spots where we will work on all aspects surfing point breaks to big beach break. Not only will we teach you everything you need to know about surfing we will show you around Costa Rica and make sure you are enjoying yourself in this jungle paradise! Please drop us an email to discuss your next Costa Rican surf vacation. « less
Write a Review

162 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    157
    5
    0
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Flims, Graubünden, Switzerland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Most probably one of the best surf schools in the world. Great people + good waves = good surfing and happy surfers The skilled instructors can teach you to surf in no time.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Topanga, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

If you are looking to really learn how to surf and not just say you stood up on a wave in Costa Rica, then look no further. Sunset Surf - Dominical is the company to help you do that. The instructors, Dylan and Jossue, are knowledgable, passionate, and VERY dedicated to teaching you to surf in a fun and safe... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tel Aviv, Israel
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

It was a fantastic week of surfing with Dylan and Jossue , they are incredible teachers and very funny guys :) Thanks a lot to both of them!!!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Alpharetta
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

If you want surf lessons from experts who are fun, encouraging, safe, and all of the above, there is no question on who you should choose while visiting Dominical, Costa Rica. My boyfriend Ian and I can't say enough about about how thankful we are that we chose to take surf lessons with sunset surf!! Meeting Dylan, his wife Mari... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

At the time when we got to Dominical, we didn't know where to take a surf lesson... So we choosed Sunset Surf Dominical, even that we were backpackers on lowbudget and it was the best decision!! We were absolutly beginners and after one day we could already surf a little bit and from day to day we went for bigger... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

if you want to practice surf...Dominical is really great for beginners and good surfers! and if you want to take lessons...sunset surf Dominical is perfect. we were 2 girls, and Dylan (the creator) managed perfectly your arrival and a good package with a lot of "sweet attentions" (nice room, free water, goodies, fresh fruits during lessons...) We had 2 teachers... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
CostaRicaSurf81, Owner at Sunset Surf Dominical - Day Lessons, responded to this review

You girls both really progressed over the week you surfed with us. Now you are able to confidently paddle out and catch waves on your own. We will miss you girls here. If you ever have any questions about surfing please don't hesitate to ask. Thank you for giving us a review! More

San Francisco, California, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I recently started surfing, am totally hooked, but needed some assistance in figuring a few things out. My first time out with Dylan and Josué I caught a green (unbroken) wave, it was an amazing experience. I've taken a few more lessons with them and every time they have been friendly, encouraging and I improve each time we go out.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
CostaRicaSurf81, Owner at Sunset Surf Dominical - Day Lessons, responded to this review

Looks like you were bit by the surfer bug, now your part of the gang! We are looking forward to surfing with more and sharing everything we know about surfing. We see you out in the water all the time you are progressing fast soon we will be surfing the point together. Thanks for the review! More

halifax
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We saw a double rainbow while surfing. I went to Sunset surf with my girlfriend who had not surfed before. Both Dylan and Jossue were great teachers. We both improved a lot over our time and my girlfriend was a natural! We both had a great time. The surfing is good for every level. There is a beach next to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bath, Pennsylvania, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

One of the experiences my kids wee looking forward to in Costa Rica was surf lessons. Sunset Surf was recommend to us by our hotel and we were very impressed with the experience. Our kids loved the interaction and instruction with Dylan and Josseu. They taught the basics of surfing and safety in the water and were in the water... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
CostaRicaSurf81, Owner at Sunset Surf Dominical - Day Lessons, responded to this review

You guys did awesome in such a short time you were surfing well over head at Hermosa beach! Im really glad you guys chose us to surf with and thanks for giving us a review! Stay warm in Germany! More

2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Dylan and Joseu are fantastic teachers. Surfing is great fun but it can be also extremely challenging, both mentally and physically. They are both super professional and knowledgable yet very friendly. They know how to put you at ease (which is half the battle) and most importantly, they are super alert and intuitive. If you'd like to have a healthy... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
CostaRicaSurf81, Owner at Sunset Surf Dominical - Day Lessons, responded to this review

Yes surfing is one of those sports that can play with your mind especially when you have big waves crashing down on you. Stay with it the more you practice the more comfortable you will become and the more confident you will be. You did awesome! We look forward to surfing with you again! Take care!!! More

Travelers who viewed Sunset Surf Dominical - Day Lessons also viewed

Dominical, Province of Puntarenas
Dominical, Province of Puntarenas
 
Dominical, Province of Puntarenas
Dominical, Province of Puntarenas
 

Been to Sunset Surf Dominical - Day Lessons? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing