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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Witch's Rock Surf Camp is the perfect spot to go if you are a solo traveller. I was put in a shared room with a fellow surfer and had the most incredible week! I met so many amazing people and found it very hard to leave. From the girls on reception to Pru Pru our boat captain and Josimar the... More 

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Central Florida, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall my wife and I had a great experience! I went off of the reccomendations on their website which led you to have ZERO doubt that they had a great selection of high performance shortboards. As of June 2015, there is not one HPSB in their boardroom.So I spent most of my first day there searching the local surf shops... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to relax and meet people who like to surf! People are very open to meet others and have drinks/meals. The rooms are nice and clean, though I do think they could invest in better pillows! We had a beautiful view of the beach, which was wonderful. I thought it could be loud between the restaurant and bar, but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good classic place in Tamarindo. not luxury, but you will not be roughing it either. Everything you need is here. Food , Bed, Surf shop, Board rentals, beer. Prices are reasonable. We will return, especially for the surf shop, and the sushi.

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South Venice, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The people were great! The room was great. The surf was up and better than I'm used to in Florida by far. And, the water was blue and clear! My wife and I want to move to central or south America because of this trip.

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Syosset, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the minute I got picked up at the airport from the Witch's Rock Surf Camp shuttle I immediately knew I was in the right place. I made friends with each of the other passengers - other travelers that I'd later learn to surf with - learn to surf from, share beers, dinners and laughs with as the 7 day... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago 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 weeks ago

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 June 24, 2015

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

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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