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We are committed to bringing you lots of fun and adventure in your time in Costa Rica. We offer a variety of surf lessons and packages, and we specialize in private lessons. Surfing lessons available for all ages and level Having your surf...more
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| Jaco Beach, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 61101, Costa Rica
+506 8927 9969
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The entire team was great. Manuel Mesen paid special attention to my deficiencies and stuck with me until I was able to easily ride waves with no aid. Highly recommended!

Thank Ikooji
Reviewed 1 week ago

Getting a surf lesson on a brand new beach with 50 different options can be intimidating and make people fearful of getting ripped off. All these guys are past surfing champs and local to Jaco Beach so they care about their livelihood and treating guests...More

Thank spicytuna
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Erly and his crew were the absolute nicest group of surf instructors I’ve ever had the pleasure of learning from. I took a semi-private class with a friend that started with some expert technique instruction, tips and drills with Erly himself, and then we took...More

Thank acohn74
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had an amazing experience with Tico Surf Lessons! Erly was very responsive with making reservations. During the lesson he was so patient and knowledgeable. I highly recommend him if you’re interested in lessons. I wish my visit was longer because I would get out...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2018

I had surfed a several years back and thought I could just rent a board and do it again with no problem. When I explained this to Erly, the instructor, he said I should probably take another lesson to get my muscle memory back in...More

Thank Physique420
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Manuel Mesén is the best teacher you'll fin to learn to surf. You'll stand on the board on the first class. Highly experience, patient and he cares a lot for the safety of the students. But, only take his classes if your medical insurance covers...More

Thank Natalia M
lalapuravida, Owner at Tico Surf Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2018

This is Erly Farrier head coach and owner , Tico Surf Lessons. Dear Natalia G. I am glad that you enjoy your surf lessons with Manuel M ,one of our best surf instructor. Our surf school is very well knowing for having safety as priority,...More

Reviewed September 3, 2018

First timers and we tried to do this on the second to last day of our month long trip to Costa Rica. The weather was so bad, the guys said they were happy to give us free training and if we wanted to come back...More

Thank Bill T
Reviewed September 2, 2018

It was a spontaneous decision, but I'm glad I did it. I always wanted to surf and Tico Surf Lessons provided me with so much more than just a surf lesson. The people are friendly and super funny. They make you feel comfortable while learning....More

Thank Savannah M
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Me and my husband came here for surfing and took beginners lessons with these guys. They are all excellent instructors and super friendly and flexible. Highly recommended!

Thank Hanifeh K
Reviewed August 7, 2018

This is a must do! I have never surfed in my life. Being on vacation with my 18 year old son we started looking for something to fill our day. With so many choices this was a wonderful expericance. Manuel was great, he was very...More

Thank Tracey L
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January 10, 2017|
Response from lalapuravida | Property representative |
No sorry we don't. Not much kite boarding here not a lot of wind. Sorry we couldn't help with this have a nice evening