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Coconut Harrys Surf Shop and Surf School

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Address: 20m Norte de Cafe de Paris, Nosara 12345, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506-2682-0574
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Description: We are a full service surf shop that offers surf lessons, rental boards...
We are a full service surf shop that offers surf lessons, rental boards, adventure tours, new and used boards for sale, surf accessories, awesome beach clothes, and gift shop. We have been teaching people to surf in Nosara for more than 10 years. Our Costa Rican surf instructors are ISA certified surf coaches and are excited to teach you to surf in a safe and fun way. We offer private, group, kids, and multipole lesson packages. You can see all the positive reviews from our customers.We also have the biggest supply of quality rental boards to suit every type of surfer. Our beach location is the closest to the sand in town giving you a short walk to the waves with your board. You can also leave your board with us during your stay saving you the hassle of lugging them around town.Our number one goal is to help you have the best surf vacation in Costa Rica. We are your one stop for everything you need and want to do in town. Let us save you the hassle of planning and coordinating. It's our pleasure. Thanks for visiting our Trip Advisor Review page. We hope to see you down for a visit. Pura Vida!!
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Excellent surf instructor Jose

Jose was very efficient and went the extra mile for the last minute booking for the lesson. He paid very close attention to our two children, nine and eleven and got us all up... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 13, 2015
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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Jose was very efficient and went the extra mile for the last minute booking for the lesson. He paid very close attention to our two children, nine and eleven and got us all up surfing in our lesson. Jose was also very friendly and helpful to us all.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Our family of four took two days of lessons with Jairo and Josito. They were both excellent surf instructors and taught me, my husband and two teenaged boys how to surf. They made it fun and easy. We also rented boards from them the other days of our trip. Their location is perfect.

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Grand Junction, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

We arrived in Nosara without a surfing plan. Friends suggested Coconut Harry's, so we went. Gabby and Verinoca were terrific. And, we just love Nelson. He got us off on the right foot (no pun) our family is all goofy. So fun! Muchas gracias por todo la familia.

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Our family arrived in Nosara not knowing what to expect of the small town, but boy were we impressed! The surf lessons that we took at Coconut Harry's really made the whole experience a million times better. Jose, our instructor, added to the fun and helped develop our surfing skills. He was extremely welcoming and eager to surf with us... More 

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Marrakech, Morocco
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

I rented a board and also had a 90 mins lesson at 7 am. As there were no other students, i had a great private lesson. The instructor was ver Nice and good.

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Hermosa Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

I rented a performance board and a soft-top from Coconut Harry's. The actual spot where they store and hand you your rental boards is near the beach, not to be confused with the shop on the main road in Guiones which is where they sell clothing, other gear, etc. The rental shop folks are very friendly, helpful, and easy-going. I... More 

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Well located Coconut Harry's beach location with great teaching. We booked 2 families of 8, kids 10 - 14 and got 3 Pros to obtain the ultimate result: love of surf from all! We rented boards the whole week long after.

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Cary, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Booked 5 days for myself & kids (8 & 12) per recommendation. Had a GREAT time surfing the great waves at Guiones! Our instructor, Josito, was very encouraging, enthusiastic, and fun. This was everyone's favorite activity in Nosara.

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Edwards, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

From start to finish we had a great experience with Coconut Harry's. This was our first(but not last!) family surf trip. We arranged daily lessons for my wife and 2 kids. We also arranged boards and beach chair rentals for the week which made it very convenient for us to use Coconut Harry's as our base of operations during our... More 

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Greenland, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

The staff and instructors at Coconut Harry's are amazing! Before arriving in Playa Guioes I emailed Marq several times with a barrage of inane questions to which he was unfailingly polite and understanding. He was also very prompt to answer all of my emails. Nelson was my surf instructor for the week. He was very patient and helpful :D He... More 

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