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Safari Surf School

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Address: Nosara, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 866 433 3355
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Description: Safari Surf School is the premier surf school and surf camp in Costa Rica...
Safari Surf School is the premier surf school and surf camp in Costa Rica. In addition to instilling a passion for surfing, you'll also be immersed in native culture and treated to local style. Being taught to surf by true professionals with a "Pura Vida" attitude is the only way to go! Listed on National Geographic's top outfitters on Earth. Check us out.
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They made ours an excellent vacation. Again.

Tim Marsh has such a great gig going on the Costa Rica coast. Visiting them is like listening to your favorite song while you are in your best mood, doing what you want to do... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2015
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RadaTilly
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

Tim Marsh has such a great gig going on the Costa Rica coast. Visiting them is like listening to your favorite song while you are in your best mood, doing what you want to do, when you want to do it. If you are the family trip organizer, it all becomes effortless for you: they listen, they organize, they change,... More 

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Hamilton, Bermuda
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Back in Nosara for our second trip to Costa Rica and the guys at Safari Surf School helped make it another memorable family holiday. Nosara itself is a wonderful place to visit but it was Safari that really made the holiday - great surfing instruction for both the kids and parents, a friendly team and lots of fun. We'll be... More 

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Narragansett, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Safari Surf School helped the school I run organize a community service and surfing experience for our 8th graders. It was an all around a once-in-a-lifetime experience for everyone involved. The staff is amazing! Our instructors were friendly, encouraging, and clear experts who taught true beginners to surf. Everyone got up on their boards in three days!!!! Jeffrey, Safari Manager,... More 

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I just got back from Nosara and fortunately a good friend of mine recommended Safari Surf school. I've been surfing before and the lessons I got from their experienced instructors took me to the next level. Also, beyond the surfing they really took care of us and took us to places all over Nosara. I felt like I was hanging... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

From the moment I put in an inquiry to Tim, my experience with Safari Surf was top notch. Tim was extremely helpful and always very responsive. He completely tailored the trip to our needs and ensured every aspect of the trip ran smoothly. Safari surf handled EVERYTHING from food, transport, yoga, boat charters, and of course awesome surf lessons. We... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

We had such a great experience last year with Safari Surf that we decided to go back this year… and it was amazing! Very much like last year, Tim was really helpful in putting a package together for us and Jeffrey made sure that we could customize our lessons according to our different levels. The Safari crew is simply the... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

We had a great experience with Safari Surf School from beginning to end. The instructors were amazing- supportive and fun. They had everyone (an adult and two kids- ages 10 & 11) up riding waves and knew how to keep the kids engaged. They have a good selection of boards to use for the lessons and let us keep them... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Our family of our (kids 10 and 8) had a great surfing experience with Safari surf. They were very accommodating about last minute rescheduling due to jet lag and heat. The teachers are enthusiastic and knowledgable with good english. They also let you take the boards out on your own between lessons. I would recommend them to anyone. Thanks Jeffery,... More 

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Toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I surfed with Safari at the end of February, 2015. I was somewhat nervous, as I was going a solo traveller, but it turned out that I had nothing at all to be worried about. The safari team took amazing care of me from the moment I landed in Liberia. From the first night I met amazing fellow solo travellers... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We were around 19 people - students, teachers and friends. I was really happy with the way Jeffrey treated us, and the food the kitchen ladies made! The boards were fantastic, and the prices too. The drivers to took us all the way back to Monteverde and picked us up there to begin with. THANK YOU ALL FOR BEING GREAT!

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Additional Information about Safari Surf School

Address: Address: Nosara, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 866 433 3355
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Nosara
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm

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