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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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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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Loved it so much I did it again this year!

Dominical Waverider really takes care of you. From helping you book a place to stay, scheduling outings, to providing all of your surf equipment. Their surf instruction is very... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
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Louisville, Kentucky
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Louisville, Kentucky
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Dominical Waverider really takes care of you. From helping you book a place to stay, scheduling outings, to providing all of your surf equipment. Their surf instruction is very hands on and personalized, but they also encourage you to grow and strengthen your skills. And it's so nice when you've finished your lesson and your are served fresh fruit, cut... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

For the second time, a friend and I visited Dominical and let Dominical Waverider plan our vacation. They arrange transportation from San Jose, tell you your hotel options, and give tips on activities and restaurants in town. But best of all they are amazing surf instructors that really enjoy taking your surfing skills to the next level. We're hoping to... More 

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Thank ashleyest
Mesa, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travelled as siblings and spouses to Costa Rice recently to celebrate our parents 50th Wedding anniversary. We had a big group and 9 of us were learning to surf for the first time. Jeanine and Andrew could not have been nicer or more helpful. Learning to surf with their very fun and patient staff of experienced surfers was all... More 

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Thank CandiDavis40
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I couldn't have asked for more! I had tried to surf many times before on my own or with friends, always insisting I didn't need a lesson and I never got up. Took a lesson with Jeanine and was up the first try and the entire lesson. She is so patient and knowledgeable about the ocean and surfing. It was... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

...how amazing these guys are. You'd be crazy to consider surfing with anyone else. The number of flights I booked and then skipped to keep surfing with Jeanine and Andy is testament to how much fun it is to learn with them. You will be surfing within two days and feel like a Domi local within three. Go alone, go... More 

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Thank LouaWah
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

Jeanine, Andy and Jordie were all wonderful instructors who made us feel very comfortable and confident while learning to surf under their excellent instruction! They exceeded our expectations and in every aspect, very warm to us, making us feel right at home. We can't wait to get back out surfing again thanks to the passion they passed onto us.

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Los Angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

Jeanine & Andrew and their lovely team taught my 2 daughters - 10 & 8 - and myself (age unknown) to surf in just a few hours! Miracles do exist! They're excellent instructors and made the entire experience enjoyable on every level. Snacks, umbrellas, drinks and good cheer all also provided. We can't recommend these guys enough. If you find... More 

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

We had our kids take a beginners lesson from Jeaniny, and they loved it and her. She's a lovely Brazilian who moved to Costa Riva with her American husband Andrew. They take care with the instruction, helping the students learn to surf but making it fun while building their confidence. Great job! They liked it so much they did an... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

I got lessons with Jeanine and am blown away at the improvement of both of my girls 13 and 11. It was the highlight of our trip. She is an amazing instructor. We can't wait to come back.

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Thank Allison K
Dominical, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

My friends and I just went out with Jeanine for a ladies surf camp. We are all intermediate but really wanting to improve. She got us in to some amazing set waves and for the first time I was riding a short board. Her ability to guide us was amazing and we all had the time of our lives. Thanks... More 

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