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Full service Surf School in Playa Samara, Costa Rica. Beginner and advanced surf lessons, surf tours, surfboard rentals, surfboard repairs. Most experienced instructors in the area (bilingual). Plus kayak/snorkeling tours, boogieboard rentals...more
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Mts Este de la Escuela Publica 150 | On the beach, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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+506 8817 2203
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All reviews surf school green waves great lesson hour lesson learn how following days great place to learn samara beach awesome experience these guys pura vida next morning three days laid back didier board instructor
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an AMAZING experience learning to surf at C&C. Our coach Didier was very encouraging and helpful during the lesson!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Roxanebrien
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From our first day in Samara a friendly local at C&C Surf School (that spoke wonderful english) generously welcomed us. He offered my older mother and mother in law chairs and shade and introduced us to his daughter the same age as our girls. The...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank activkaremom
Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

We took the beginner class from Didier. He is very dedicated to give all round instructions: not just how to use the board but also on safety, maintenance and picking waves. Onshore he was quite strict, but definitely in a good way. Once in the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 319daanc
Reviewed January 24, 2019

Paul's a fantastic and generous teacher! I'd never surfed before and he got me up on that board within half an hour. Everybody along the beach seems to know and love him. Also his dog surfs and he'll show you videos

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank harryaspinwall
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Didier did a great job teaching our group. He had an approach that made it easy to pick up. All three of us successfully caught and rode waves during the lesson. It was so much fun I surfed almost every day after!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank aday8675309
Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

We have taken lessons in Hawaii before, but Didier's teaching was what made it possible for both of us to successfully catch a wave on a hard long board! He was very systematic in his teaching, making sure that we understood all of the safety...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank midorimonsta
Reviewed December 22, 2018 via mobile

Everyone in my family managed to stand up on the board within the first hour of surfing, Didier gave us a good and effective lecture!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 927heddah
Reviewed December 21, 2018

We had a fantastic experience here, especially with Paul, our instructor. The staff were friendly, personable and laid back and would say hello to us when we saw them in town out of context. The deal was great and we were able to come back...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ailish_mcnulty
Reviewed December 21, 2018

Paul taught us how to surf in a full lesson before heading into the water. Very professional instructor who showed an emphasis on safety. He spent a lot of time in the water with us to make sure we were grasping the art of surfing....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank chrisobi90
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend had a 1,5h beginner lession with Didier and we learned all important rules and even managed to surf a wave after this short time. Highly recommended

Date of experience: November 2018
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donaldduck1992
February 28, 2017|
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Response from Linda A | Reviewed this property |
C & C surf school isn't a hotel. Just surf lessons. I stayed at Villas Tangerine when I was in Samara. I suggest you check it out and see my review for it
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CharissaSPL
January 30, 2017|
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Response from Linda A | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly, I paid $62 cause its all I had on me at the time. I believe a private lesson is really $70 but they did it for me for less. And that includes the use of the board for the next few days so you can... More
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