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Surf Simply

Playa Guiones, Nosara, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2011

I spent the first week of the January at Surf Simply and it was one hell of a way to bring in the New Year. The weather and location were wonderful but what really made the trip worth it was the instruction, which was absolutely incredible. The manner of instruction is professional and well planned: getting an understanding of your... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2011

I'm suffering from Surf Simply Withdrawal. I was lucky enough to be there for nearly two weeks in December 2010 and since then life hasn't been the same. After being spoiled by the beautiful cabanas, amazing food, free beer fridge, ridiculously good chocolate banana muffins, the out of this world instructors, the sandy beach, the yoga, the massages, the waves... More

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2011

This place was a perfect environment to learn surfing. The best thing that I like about surf simply is that there is no worries. They take care of everything for you as soon as you land. You don't have to worry about anything except concentrating on surfing and that is what you are there to do. Surf simply feels like... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2011

The hubby and me have just returned to cold old blighty after spending a couple of weeks at the surf simply camp, we stayed with our son who is one of the surf coaches. First thing to say is a huge thank you to Ru and Gem who made us so welcome and even put up with me going on... More

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Santa Cruz
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2011

Surf Simply is a wonderful resort. I met such great people and learned some exciting new skills for the water. The rooms and the area are perfect in all ways. All of the coaches are very informative, knowledgeable, and encouraging, and really made learning fun and 'simple'. Yoga was painful but in a good way, the stretching was worth it... More

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Holyoke, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2011

We were fortunate enough to spend both xmas & New Years Eve at Surf Simply and it exceeded our expectations. It's a beautiful, relaxing atmosphere in an unspoiled part of Costa Rica. Everyone was friendly and the surf coaches extremely knowledgable. When we got home we were shouting from the roof tops how everyone should go to Surf Simply and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2011

My Fiancée and I have returned from 2 weeks with Surf Simply and the entire trip home we could not stop talking about when and how we could get back to this little oasis in the Jungle. At Surf Simply you are completely immersed into the surfing world there is surf movies playing all of the time, more surf books/magazines... More

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2011

Surf Simply more than met our expectations for this holiday and delivered to a very high standard everything they offer on the website. Ru, Gem and the Surf Simply team are second to none, both on a personal level and the surf coaching that they perform which is both about the technicalities of surfing but equally important the wider aspects... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2011

I didn't know anything about surfing when I decided to take this vacation. From the minute I arrived in Costa Rica, Ru and Gem (the owners) made this vacation fun and easy. Our instructors were excellent and positive. They really knew how to break things down so that I could learn to catch a wave, trim, and carve, and make... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2011

I was really excited about my surfing holiday, and I have to say it surpassed my expectations. The resort is small and located in a quiet unspoilt area, you are literally in the jungle. There were 15 guests and it was fully booked. This creates a very friendly personal environment where you get to know the other guests, coaches and... More

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Address: Playa Guiones, Nosara, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Nosara
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Number of rooms: 4
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