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Dominical Waverider Surf Camp & Retreat

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Address: Beach Front at Tortilla Flats Office, Dominical 11901, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 8311 8950
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Description: Dominical Waverider have the best trained surf instructors in Costa Rica...
Dominical Waverider have the best trained surf instructors in Costa Rica, our surf lessons are designed for all ages and levels. Owned by Dominical Lifeguard Captain, all surf instructors are certified lifeguards and experienced surfers. Whether you are new to surfing, need support moving into bigger waves or simply want to improve your surfing skills then our surf camp is the right choice for you! We offer vacation packages that will provide you with everything you need to get the most out of your time in Costa Rica, including surf lessons, yoga, accommodations, transportation, tours and adventures to amazing natural attractions. Immersed yourself in the "Pura Vida" vibes and come have a vacation of a lifetime with us!
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Being a woman I wanted to try surf lessons with another woman that would probably understand and connect better with me. Great idea! I recently took two lessons with Janine and I... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

Being a woman I wanted to try surf lessons with another woman that would probably understand and connect better with me. Great idea! I recently took two lessons with Janine and I had a blast. She was truly professional and passionate about teaching. Her concern out there was to really improve my ocean knowledge while teaching me all these tips... More 

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Flagstaff, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

My mom, a friend of mine, and I decided to give surfing a second chance since the first try with a different company didn't go so well. We walked up knowing that we would probably quit half way through, but after meeting the instructors there was no way we were going to stop. I personally was smiling in the first... More 

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Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

My eight year old daughter was a bit scared of surfing after having a run in with some fins. Jeanine was so gentle with her and has been able to turn surfing back into something fun for her again! Thank you so much Jeanine!

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Topanga, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

I am a beginner surfer and was looking for someone to help me improve my surfing skills and ocean knowledge. I meet Jeanine in the water giving lessons to kids and adults. I was really struck by her attentive, caring, and personable teaching style. My observations of her did not disappoint. In fact, she exceeded my expectations. After taking two... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

I had a really good experience surfing with janini and andrew. They show me everything about surfing and how to read the waves. Thanks for this day. A big hug from switzerland guys

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Brampton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

My first my experience with Dominical wave rider, as a beginner surfer was scary to say the least. There were so many questions I had coming from Canada and not growing up near the ocean. I always wanted to surf whom doesn't. I was lucky enough to have lunch at Tortilla flats and met Surf Instructor Jeannie owner of Dominical... More 

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Denver, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

We took three days of surf lessons with Andrew and he had us riding waves in no time! His knowledge of the ocean is outstanding, we learned much more than just how to surf. He guided us to beaches that fit our skill level and timed our classes to match the best tide. The equiptment was top notch, snacks were... More 

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Valley Cottage, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

My daughter's dream was to surf in Costa Rica and thanks to Waverider, she will never forget it! Jeanine, her instructor, was a perfect match! Our daughter, who had had prior surf instruction, had a good basis for comparison. She found Jeanine's teaching to be extremely insightful and she felt she learned a lot in just an afternoon. Jeanine was... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

The "learn to surf" experience was wonderful. Our instructors were friendly, set out the equipment which was all in great shape, and taught us about ocean currents and water safety before we went in to the water. The basic training on the beach was just right in length and then we were off with the instructors to give it a... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We had a wonderful day with Andrew and Simon in the water and Jeanine taking photos. They were all super friendly, and gave us great instruction both on and off the water. I'd definitely recommend these guys if you want to surf at Dominical.

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Address: Address: Beach Front at Tortilla Flats Office, Dominical 11901, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 8311 8950
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Dominical

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