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About Surfer Factory Surf School
At Surfer Factory Surf School you will be getting surf lessons from certified, educated and caring instructors who have dedicated their lives to knowing and appreciating the spots they surf and teach at. We believe that surfing is a rare chance to see a side of life most people never knew existed and we'd like to extend that opportunity to anyone with a desire to learn and get into the sport.
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Learning how Fun surfing can be for all ages. Visiting the best surf spot in all of Costa Rica for learning
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All reviews these guys great place to learn rent boards costa rica excellent instructors hour lesson great teacher surf school learning how great pictures jaco beach an amazing experience pura vida learn how a lot of fun alain randy
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Love everyone a part of the surf factory! Had a great time every time we went out and Alain and the boys are great at what they do!

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Madison D
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had so much fun learning to surf with Surfer Factory and I now have so much more confidence in my ability to surf. The professional team really knows how to continuously improve their students' capabilities. So if you want to get results in surfing...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank taniaruizx
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had an amazing time! Alain was my surf instructor and knew exactly how to push me to gain both confidence and skill within the 4 classes I had. The experience was incredible— I felt so discouraged at first because I started off naturally pretty...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Sofia C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This surf trip was so fun! Alain was so helpful, and explained to us about the tide. We were able to wait on the beach with chairs and umbrellas until our lesson started. We had the best surf instructor; Miguel! Miguel spoke excellent English and...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Mika S
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends and I had a session and we all had a blast. All the guys were great and very patient. We were mainly all beginners but we all got up and we all felt very safe. Thanks so much for this great experience 😍

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Sandra Diane B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you go in Jacò, don’t miss the Surf Factory near the downtown and wich is also at 1 minutes of walk to the beach. You also need to ask for Alex if you want to learn surfing.🏄‍♂️🏄‍♂️

Thank tonyallard12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you comes to the Surfer Factory, you should took a class/lessons of surfing with alex, he’s really good to teach you how to surf good and he’s so funny really nice guy! I took 4 class with him and i was getting better and...More

Thank jeffchampignt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great instructors amazing people. My instructor was Alex AWEOME !! Had me standing on the first day Best vacation I ever had Such a positive experience everyone made me feel at home already planning to come back and would only stay here

Thank scottymc20
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The trainers really help to understand your individual learning needs and help you to get them solved

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Date of experience: September 2019
Thank LaVioletss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

OMG! Best experience ever! Alex was an amazing instructor. So happy we decided to do this because it was truly an amazing time so much fun. We are both 29 yrs old never surfed or even attempted. My boyfriend isn’t a strong swimmer and we...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from larmbrustercpa | Reviewed this property |
They are set up for 2 hours. Small groups, so you get plenty of attention. My lesson was my second time, so my time out of the water was brief. I was also the only person for the first hour, so I had AMPLE water time... More
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