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Witch's Rock Surf Camp

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Enfrente de Economy Rental Car | Playa Tamarindo, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Witch's Rock Surf Camp

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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cambridge, Maryland, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It's been 6 months since our trip and we plan to make it an annual event. We miss the lifestyle, the water, the waves and the people. You will consider either living there or making Costa Rica your permanent vacation spot IF you appreciate time based on tides, sunshine and hunger pains- not what your watch says. Luxury is not... More 

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Carlsbad, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our room was situated above the bar area and faced the only road through town. On Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights it sounded like spring break in Cabo. The room was clean; Spartan style living. The website urges you not to bring surfboards because they have all you need. If you are intermediate to advanced you will find the boards... More 

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Ryan W, General Manager at Witch's Rock Surf Camp, responded to this review

John D, We are sorry that we didn’t live up to your expectations. Your feed back is a very valuable tool to help us improve our performance so issues such as you encountered do not happen again. All our surf instructor are trained in assisting guest during their lessons and we often adjust instructors to suit a clients need. As... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I didn't stay in the camp but had all surf classes with Ariel in Witch's Rock Surf Camp. I loved it, nice people, food and drinks in the bar are really great and I was able to surf in the first class. Really recommend it.

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Greenwell Springs, Louisiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I went to WRSC at the end of May, beginning of June of 2015. The staff at WRSC was just amazing and the hotel/restaurant was wonderful as well. Upon returning home to the states, my husband and i immediately missed WRSC and we are already discussing going to Costa Rica next summer. My sons' instructor Erlin was... More 

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Freeport, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Witch's Rock Surf Camp was the absolute best trip. As a business owner in the service industry I was personally blown away by the service provided to us by the staff. The food, the servers, the surf shop, cleaning staff, grounds crew, surfboard cage crew...all AMAZING! Our instructor J. Luis took us way beyond where we were when we arrived.... More 

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Saint Joseph, Missouri
6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy access to all levels of surf. Boards provided for all levels. EXCELLENT FOOD. Safe location. Friendly and honest staff. Great place to meet people from around the world. Price includes room, surf boards, awesome breakfast, pool and transportation to and from airport on Saturdays. Daily surf trips to breaks of your ability and instructors that care. Supper and lunch... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Witch's Rock Surf Camp was the best experience I've had for a surf trip. The hotel offers packages for beginner surfers, intermediate surfers and advanced level surfers, all with local guides to take you to the best spots near Tamarindo, in the case of intermediate and advanced level. I chose the advanced level, it was able to meet Ollie's Point,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

WRSC is amazing. I love to travel and never go back to the same place, until this place. This trip was my 2nd visit to Witch’s Rock and I’m definitely going back again. If you’re looking for an active, fun, relaxing, laid back place, book it. It’s an easy place to be a solo traveler. The staff is friendly and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The instructors and staff were great. So helpful and we all improved our surfing so much. The rooms were large but spartan. Very clean and the AC works great. Breakfast was always tasty, nachos were fantastic and the drinks were stiff. I'm already planning my next visit.

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North Ogden, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We brought a group of 15 teenage boys to Witch's Rock surf camp. The staff did an awesome job of accommodating our whole group. All of our boys were able to catch waves, and really enjoy the experience. I love how you can surf right our front of the hotel. The hotel restaraunt "Eat at Joes" was perfect. We all... More 

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