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Costa Rica SUP Stand Up Paddle Adventures

| Apartado #56-50309, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 8780 1774
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Amazing Time!

Disclosure: My girlfriend and I are intermediate SUP surfers whose prior experience is exclusively... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2014
Jorge G
Outstanding Experience

Marco and Jose provided an incredible 3 days of SUP surfing for me and my 14 year old son. As... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2014
chris b
Greenville, South Carolina
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Costa Rica Stand Up Paddle Adventures offers high end, world class Paddle Surf Camps. We offer quality lessons for beginners and SUP board rentals in Tamarindo. You can enjoy our SUP and Yoga retreats - our yoga instructors can teach on the paddle board, the beach or in the studio. For intermediate and advanced SUPers, we offer coaching and guided tours by our local sup surf instructor/guides in our SUP camp. We have exciting SUP Adventure Travel guided tours and vacation packages ranging from 4 hours to multi-day. We will customize and plan the adventures closely with you. Join us and learn paddle board surfing or reach your "next level" here, in beautiful Costa Rica.
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| Apartado #56-50309, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 8780 1774

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Reviewed July 30, 2014

Disclosure: My girlfriend and I are intermediate SUP surfers whose prior experience is exclusively on the Florida mid and southeast coast. Looking for a broader surf experience, we recently traveled to Tamarindo, CR, for our first surf trip. Research on standupzone.com put me in contact...More

Thank Jorge G
Reviewed June 16, 2014

Marco and Jose provided an incredible 3 days of SUP surfing for me and my 14 year old son. As first-time visitors to Tamarindo, we were unfamiliar with the best spots and how to get to the best SUP breaks. Marco guided us to a...More

1  Thank chris b
Reviewed May 5, 2014

If you are travelling to CR looking to rent high quality SUP equipment from a knowledgeable, accommodating and overall super-helpful ambassador of the spirit of "Pura Vida", rent from Marco and Lydia. From the initial contact through our return to the States, Marco took the...More

Thank Kent C
Reviewed May 2, 2014

Renting from Marco is great. HIs location is very convenient (right on the beach), his boards are in great shape and he is super friendly and helpful. I would highly recommend renting from him.

Thank sgormanvt
Reviewed April 15, 2014

From the first email, Marco has been great to book and make plans with. Marco has been beyond helpful setting us up with equipment similar to what we have at home. This is has been an experience my son will NEVER forget......and it's only been...More

Thank SunsetAlabama
Reviewed March 26, 2014

I recently returned from a three week stay in Tamarindo and a 11 days SUP camp with Marco Salazar and his wife Lydia. I have never been on a board before so this was all new to me, but with Marcos tutoring I was riding...More

Thank FrkHelen
Reviewed March 24, 2014

We recently returned from a week in Tamarindo with Marco Salazar and his wife Lydia at Costa RicaSUP Paddle Adventures. The experience far exceeded our expectations.We were a group of five with three board surfers and two SUP surfers. Marco greatly extended himself to provide...More

Thank StevenGeary
Reviewed January 24, 2014

Costa Rica SUP is the ONLY place to go for SUP. i was an extreme beginner and Marco and Lydia took the time to show me every aspect of what i needed to know. I did two days of lessons and on the second day...More

1  Thank alisonmcd19
Reviewed January 19, 2014

Costa Rica SUP Stand Up Paddle Adventures is a brilliant holiday. As a keen surfer and a relatively new Paddle boarder I found Marco's service first class. My paddle boarding and surfing improved dramatically under Marco's tutoring. On top of the surfing his service was...More

Thank Steve J
Reviewed December 9, 2013

I decided to spend a 4 day vacation in Tamarindo and try stand up paddle (SUP) boarding in the ocean. Based on reviews on Trip Advisor, I chose "Costa Rica SUP Stand Up Paddle Adventures" and stayed at the Tamarindo Diria Hotel. It was super!...More

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Elisa H
January 12, 2016|
Response from 16MS | Property representative |
Hi Elisa, we prefer to work with at least 16 years old and older. A signed, full parental consent, waiver and release is required, and the parents are required to be present during the activity, for all minors. We do not... More
January 19, 2015|
Response from 16MS | Property representative |
Hi EG, Thanks for your question. Yes, you can get an individual lesson as long as there is availability of instructors for the date you propose. If you wish to make a reservation and we have availability, we can tailor a... More