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I visited Tamarindo and decided to surf the waives. Ariel (surf instructor) was awesome and I was... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
Filip R
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Great Surf Shop for Both Beginners and Pros

We were traveling with two children who had never gone surfing before. We booked a two hour private... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2018
Austin, Texas
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Neptuno Surf Shop in Playa Tamarindo Costa Rica will be your best advisor and partner in your surfing experience. Your absolute satisfaction through quality products and dedicated customer service is our motto. We pride ourselves in taking the time...more
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Sunrise Mall unit # 11, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
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Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

I visited Tamarindo and decided to surf the waives. Ariel (surf instructor) was awesome and I was surfing in less than half hour. All the staff was very friendly. The store was clean and safe to leave my belongings in there. The lesson was affordable...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2018

We were traveling with two children who had never gone surfing before. We booked a two hour private lesson through Swiss Travel, and it was excellent. The kids had an instructor named Carlos, who helped them for about half an hour before going in the...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2018

Great place with even better people!! Visited Neptuno July 25 and 27 on a family reunion trip. The surf lesson and instructor were first rate. There were many of us and after surf lessons, Dauly patiently waited on each child and adult with a big...More

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NeptunoSurfShop, Propietario at Neptuno Surf Shop, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Hi Christine Thank you very much for your review! Neptuno is glad to know you had a good time with our team. Pura Vida Martin & Rafael Owners

Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

My husband went surfing here for the first time ever and had an amazing lesson. The owner even snapped a few pictures so I could see how well he did surfing. We also loved their smoothies (the ones with coffee are particularly amazing). Overall -...More

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Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

I’ve had numerous surf lessons, and Joshua is by far the best teacher. He pays attention to what you understand, and what your next steps are. If you are considering a tamarindo surf shop, Neptuno is the best bet, and ask for Joshua! Pura Vida...More

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Reviewed June 8, 2018

My partner & I visited Tamarindo 2 years ago and had our 1st surf lesson at Neptuno with surf instructor Ariel. It was a great experience & we enjoyed ourselves thoroughly. We just got back from a 2nd visit to Costa Rica, this time with...More

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Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

Our kids- ages 18,17 and 10- took a two hour lesson with Ariel. He was very patient, and taught them safety and technique. They had a great time and learned a lot during heir lesson. We highly recommend Neptuno and Ariel!

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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

My sister and I took two surf lessons from Neptuno and loved them! We called at 8 am, and they were able to fit us in for a lesson at 10 and only charged us the group rate just for a lesson for two. Gino...More

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rafafa_73, Director Comercial at Neptuno Surf Shop, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2018

thank meghan!!

Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

Found this little gem of a deli whilst walking looking for some breakfast. They serve up 3 delicious options for $3USD. We went back there each day. Also got a yummy fresh fruit smoothie! The owner was lovely and keen for a chat. We went...More

1  Thank Melissa K
NeptunoSurfShop, Propietario at Neptuno Surf Shop, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2018

thanks for your review! pura vida

Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

Booked 2 hour lessons for the family. The surfing area was very crowded but it was fun. The teacher was great with lots of patient.

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