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Frijoles Locos Surf Shop

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Frijoles Locos Surf Shop provides fun, safe and professional surf lessons for the whole family. Our store is packed with retail surf and resort wear, quality surfboard rentals, snorkel equipment, bike rentals, boogie boards, SUPs and other beach...more
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25 metres est of Playa Grande School, Playa Grande, Costa Rica
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+506 2652 9235
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stop by and rented boogie boards and surfboards from this establishment twice on our vacation in Costa Rica. Playa grande is an excellent beach for surfing and our service at the shop was professional .

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Erin H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been going to Frijoles Locos for years now. The rental boards are always great, and the store is super helpful in choosing and exchanging them. The service is always fantastic. The surf instructors they have are incredible for surfers at all levels. The instructor...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank nrgtravels
FrijolesLocos, Manager at Frijoles Locos Surf Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear nrgtravels, We can't thank you enough for your super review! It is always great to see a familiar face pop in to Frijoles Locos unexpectedly - even if it is just to say hi - it makes our day! We still remember when you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wide variety of surfers in our group from done it a few times to sorta scared of water;) Everyone had a great time. Our instructor JJ was very patient and worked with everyones' skill level. Great energy! The beach was nice and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank wiscohandman
FrijolesLocos, Manager at Frijoles Locos Surf Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi wiscohandman, Thanks so much for your review! Happy to hear your surf lesson experience with Frijoles Locos exceeded your expectations. We are so lucky to call Playa Grande our home. It is a small, tranquil surfer town 30 min. away from the hustle and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Jeannette arranged a private surfing lesson, two chef dinners and a private four-hour snorkeling boat cruise for our party of nine while we were in Playa Grande for a few days. We loved everything she arranged for us. Our surfing instructors were so friendly, making...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank nap0le0n2015
FrijolesLocos, Manager at Frijoles Locos Surf Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi nap0le0n2015, Thank you so much for your fantastic review! Planning a trip with a big group can be quite the challenge. We know that a dedicated concierge who can help with suggestions and taking care of the reservations is a welcome break for everyone...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We've made 6 trips to Playa Grande and the services & people at Frijoles are part of the fun every single time. We've used them to book massages, boat excursions and lots of surf lessons and they never disappoint. Super helpful, friendly and experienced, I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MRissa88
FrijolesLocos, Manager at Frijoles Locos Surf Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi MRissa, We cannot express how grateful we are for such wonderful and loyal clients like you! Thank you for coming back year after year and making surf lessons with Frijoles Locos part of every trip. As much as it is a highlight for you,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Playa Grande was just what the doctor ordered and our stay at Frijoles Locos was our medicine. Our family of five was warmly welcomed by owner, Drew, and manager, Jeannette, and their genuine care and hospitality extended throughout our stay - nothing was too much...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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FrijolesLocos, Manager at Frijoles Locos Surf Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Austin, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a stellar and thorough review! It is great to hear that the apartment exceeded your expectations and you found the perfect surfboard rentals for the whole family at our surf shop....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This store is great, it has a great selection of beach and surfing clothing for the whole family. The prices are in dollars and are a bit high compared to the other shops but the have good quality products and a lot to choose from.More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank paolacM3862DD
FrijolesLocos, Manager at Frijoles Locos Surf Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Paola, Thank you for your review about our surf shop - we are glad you liked it and felt compelled to give us a 5-star ranking and share your observations! For quality surf / beach clothing, you can’t beat our range of locally made...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Frijoles Locos is an awesome surf shop in the awesome surf town of playa grande. I couldn’t recommend them more highly for everything you need for the beach but especially for surf lessons. My kids and I are gringos and we are total surfing noobs...More

Thank erinmU582UP
FrijolesLocos, Manager at Frijoles Locos Surf Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Erin, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are so happy to hear your family had a blast surfing with us! Seeing how visitors fall in love with our little slice of paradise is a wonderful thing! Playa Grande...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We unfortunately found out about this shop on our 3rd day. The beach rentals are well priced and good quality. Although it is a surf shop they have a great dejection of chairs and tents that are turtle friendly! With a family of 11 from...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank antoniotheviking
FrijolesLocos, Manager at Frijoles Locos Surf Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Antonio, Thanks so much for your review! Travelling with a big group and making sure everyone is happy and has what they need is a daunting task. We are glad you found Frijoles Locos helpful, the service pleasant and our procedures easy! Our goal...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best time surfing with Frijoles Loco! We had two surfing lessons with Eli and JC the week of Christmas, and they were very professional and knowledgeable. JC worked with our young kids ranging from 6 to 9, and he was fun, enthusiastic,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CristinCOCR
FrijolesLocos, Manager at Frijoles Locos Surf Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Cristin, Thank you for your kind words. We are so grateful to have such wonderful instructors that love to teach and spread the surf stoke. No matter what age or skill level, you are guaranteed to have a good time and get the most...More

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