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Kalon Surf - Surf Coaching Resort

Altos de Miramar | 4km de Costanera Hatillo, Dominical, Costa Rica
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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Several years ago, I decided I wanted a surf vacation, so I looked at some websites and wrote a few emails. The first (and fastest) reply came from Marcela at Kalon Surf. That level of service and professionalism is one of many reasons I've visited Kalon six times now. Each time I come back, I can count on two things.... More

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Bozeman, Montana
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We landed an hour late into San Jose but the airport was easy to navigate. Roberto was waiting for us with a couple other guests. He loaded us up in the Kalon Toyota Land Cruiser Prada which is a very comfortable and well maintained vehicle. The drive was as advertised between 2 ½ and 3 hours and was a nice... More

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Mississauga, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

incredibly organized, friendly and talented staff, beautiful facility, delicious food all set on top of a costal mountain, buried in the rain forest... absolute paradise. surfing instruction is top notch, with a progression approach that keeps the beginner learning and achieving small victories daily while ramping the skills all week, a complete success each time. the new facility is like... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

This Place and all the staff and owners are top notch. It takes a lot of work, effort and energy to bring the perfect surf trip to us and you. Having just done a week here made me realize what a bargain it really is. It only seems expensive until you go through it. You are treated like a friend... More

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

I always dreamed of a place like this but honestly never thought it existed until now. I joined 7 other women- all of us looking for an adventure and a bit of pampering. What we got was WAY more. Everything at Kalon is planned to perfection with our needs and wants always in mind. I've been to resorts all around... More

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New York, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

If you want to step back and focus on dialing up your surfing skills with hands on support Kalon is the place to go. There are plenty of surf camps in Costa Rica but these guys are at the upper end of the spectrum for a number of reasons. (1) Hands on tuition. We were a small group but everyone... More

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Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

This family vacation was so incredible we are already trying to plan a second visit to bring friends. First and foremost, the owners and staff members are incredibly friendly and accommodating. They all went above and beyond to make our vacation fun and stress-free. I can honestly say you can arrive with your bathing suit, flips flops, pajamas and toothbrush... More

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Washington, DC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

Everything about this vacation was perfect. The surfing was terrific, and we both advanced tremendously. The food was out of this world, like going to a five-star restaurant in quality and presentation for every meal. Most of all, we could relax when we wanted to.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

It's a fair question - the world's a large place, with many places to see and many breaks to surf, so why would a person return to the same place three times (with plans to do so again)? My answer is simple: each visit to Kalon Surf has been great, so I know what I'm getting in terms of a... More

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

Wow! What a great adventure and life changing experience! I first started reviewing surf resorts when wanting to surprise my man with a trip. I finally decided on Kalon surf. I figured a luxury surf resort would be a trip in itself and if I learned to surf than that was icing on the cake. Marcela was my contact and... More

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Address: Altos de Miramar | 4km de Costanera Hatillo, Dominical, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Dominical
Also Known As:
Kalon Surf - Surf Coaching Resort Costa Rica/Dominical

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Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool
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COSTA RICA'S LEADING SURF SOLUTION Are you looking to learn or improve your surf? And experienced coaches, proven methods and quality methods sound good to you? You also just want to surf and relax? --- well this is it! You just surf and let our coaches help you improve, we take care of the rest - the moment you set foot in Costa Rica, you do not have to worry about anything. We got you covered from beautiful lodging, to your airport pick up, to your Watermans Sun Block and even your smoothie! Just to make sure you can focus on surfing together with our surf coaches.We know that your trip does not just start when you arrive here, so we make sure you already can get excited before the trip starts. During the surf week here, we are sure it will be everything you thought it would be and more. And to make it complete, at the end of the week our coaches will help you understand what your level is and how to improve further, while we prepare your own Kalon Surf USB stick with all photos of the week on it, so you can show it to your friends and family back home. ... more   less 
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