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Real Experiences Costa Rica

Brasilito, Costa Rica
About Real Experiences Costa Rica
Your local adventure starts with us at Real Experiences! The idea is simple, we're pairing local, insider's knowledge with the essence of Pura Vida to provide you with an authentic Costa Rican experience in, on and around the ocean. Offering personalized, beginner to advanced surf lessons and unique paddle boarding tours. Specializing in personalization, Real Experiences puts an emphasis on the individual. Your adventure is solely yours with all lessons and tours being offered as semi-private. No add-ons or tagalongs; groups are kept small for the most enjoyable experience. Our guides and instructors strive to form lasting impressions and relationships through the exclusive level of attention allowed during our activities. Our passion is your experience.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The surfing is amazing and Chico is the greatest ! My husband and daughter took a couple of lessons with Chico and had a blast. Both got up, both surfed, both enjoyed the amazing pineapple snack. But Danielle is incredible as well! She booked an...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank stephaniedI5588JM
Reviewed September 29, 2019

These guys are surfing's best kept secret in Costa Rica. All other schools that we looked into either combined you with other surfers or charged a premium to reserve a lesson just for your group. Not Real Experiences. All their lessons are private and for...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank TravelsAbroad5
Reviewed September 8, 2019

This was the highlight of our trip! Chico is THE BEST!! It was our first time surfing. My fiance got up the 1st time and I got up on the 2nd attempt. Chico continued guiding us and explained what we did right/wrong each time. He...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Lb82483
Reviewed July 11, 2019

My family stayed at the Westin Playa Conchal and we wanted to experience what Costa Rican surfing had to offer. We decided to go with a tip from a local vendor instead of booking through the hotel. It turned out to be the best decision...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank rfverm
Reviewed July 9, 2019

Perfect day! Chico (aka Brian) was the absolute best instructor for 3 teenage 1st time surfers. We arrived at playa grande on a secluded beautiful beach with shallow water with beginner waves and soft boards allowed for the kids to all easily pick up surfing...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank COfam5
Reviewed July 8, 2019

We had a great time on Playa Grande!!! It was nice to have the beautiful beach all to ourselves. Chico was a kind and patient instructor. Our group ranged in age from 11-57 and helped he us all. Danielle was prepared with both yummy pineapple...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Goanywherenow
Reviewed June 16, 2019

I have to say... this was a key highlight of our trip. Surfing in CR is something truly unique...and "Real Experiences Costa Rica" made it so easy and 'local' for our kids. Chico and Danielle...You will see us next for sure! God Bless.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank ec12000
Reviewed June 12, 2019

Awesome experience all around. Brian (the Coach/ Instructor) was hands on and 100% dedicated to our overwhelming satisfaction. Danielle accompanied him and chronicled our session with plenty of great action photos. Very personalized instruction / assistance. We were SURFING !! Beautiful beach, awesome rolling waves,...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Mike K
Reviewed June 11, 2019

My husband and I had a great day on the water with Danielle and Brayan surfing. Brayan was very patient and informative teaching me how to surf since I had no experience. With his help, I surfed in my first wave! Danielle was very friendly...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank mthompson555
Reviewed April 2, 2019

My first surfing lessons with Brayan and Danielle was the highlight of my trip two years ago... it was a no brainer to sign up for more lessons when I visited Costa Rica this year. Brayan is a phenomenal, patient and passionate teacher. He has...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Teedah H
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