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Welcome to Matos Surf Shop with two locations, one in Tamarindo Beach and one at the National Park Playa Grande),Costa Rica. We are the Surf Shop that offers "Whatever a surfer needs". TAMARINDOLocated in Tamarindo Beach Guanacaste, and since 2001...more
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Sunrise Mall # 4 | Next to UPS, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My girlfriend and myself went out with Manuel for a surf lesson. Another couple joined us. In our group only one had any surf experience and it was limited and over 10 years ago. Manuel was safety conscious and professional. He was a fantastic teacher...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Johnny S
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

Super great afternoon surfing.... very easy to set up.... just called their main number the day before... very friendly instructor... I am 50, not very dexterous and was able to get in the board! The kids were much better.... would recommend to anyone!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Brdoo
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

I wandered over and inquired about a surf lesson. The workers were friendly, helpful, and very accommodating with my schedule and needs. Ariel was my instructor and he was so patient with me and my lack of coordination! He even showed us a great local...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Allison L
Reviewed September 17, 2018

My two kids (10, 8) and I learned to surf with Frank and Burro over two days and it was awesome! We had never surfed before, and these two guys had us taking waves in no time! The waves were great for learning right across...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank amitrao17
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

The owner Marcelo is beyond amazing. He went out of his way to help me and my family. True professionalism and went the extra mile for us. We will be back for sure! Thanks so much ! Kristen Mc. From California

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Two adults and three teens that never surfed before and Matos took really good care of us. Prices were really reasonable and the staff was very knowledgeable and extremely friendly Thank you for making this trip really enjoyable.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Eric B
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Thanks to American Airlines crazy board carriage charges I found myself having to rent for my two week stay which is never ideal. Matos really helped sort me out with a perfect board (Blackbox 2 in the end) at a very reasonable price. He has...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Richard P
Reviewed August 12, 2018

My teens did a lesson with Frank and Lilber, they all had a blast and learned how to surf. These guys have a joy for what they are doing, which makes the experience even better. All the prices are roughly the same here, so go...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 423amym423
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I did a lesson with Franck, it was amazing, we were able to stand up and surf during our first lesson. It is a shame that we are only here for two days otherwise we would have booked Franck the all week...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rebmanon
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Thanks to Matos surf instructors, both parents and 2 teens all caught waves on our 1st lesson ever. We went back for couple more lessons during our stay to get more tips, practice, and confidence. Incredible to think we all did it. Thanks to Marcelo,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Janice C
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Response from gineth_miranda | Property representative |
hello! yes! The price is $10 per day for a daily rentals. We have premium rentals too, $100 - $120 @ week.
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