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Address: Lista de Correos, Montezuma 60111, Costa Rica
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+506 8669 6835
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Young Vision Surf School is a Costa Rican owned and operated surf school in...

Young Vision Surf School is a Costa Rican owned and operated surf school in Montezuma, Costa Rica. International Surf Association (ISA) Certified bilingual surf instructors and Certified Beach Rescue Lifeguards teach you about safety in the water, standing up on the board and catching waves of all sizes. Daily lessons include two hours of instruction, the use of the surf board, rash guard and fresh fruits. Contact us to fulfill your dream of surfing in paradise!

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My girlfriend an me were taking 2 half days of surf lessons and it was awesome experience! Besides the surfing our teacher Manuel was a real fun guy to hang around with and gave a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
ludwigrossbacher
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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My girlfriend an me were taking 2 half days of surf lessons and it was awesome experience! Besides the surfing our teacher Manuel was a real fun guy to hang around with and gave a lot of tips for things to do and where to go. So if want to learn surfing in Montezuma this is the place to go!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have you ever seen the movie Lords of Dogtown about young surfer guys who charm the world? This is the sense you get from Young Vision. I was dragged there reluctantly by my teenage sister (who did amazing on her first try), but turned the first round of embarrassments into exhilarating moments when I actually managed to stand up on... More 

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Aldershot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am probably the most uncordinated 66 year old man to ever venture into a surf board, despite this and with Manuel's persistence and unflagging support and encouragement I managed to stand on the board and achieve some semblance of motion.Thank you Manuel for making it a memorable day. Robert Boyle

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

I was fortunate enough to take several surf lessons with Young Vision during my stay in Montezuma, and each one made me even more excited for the next. On the walk to Playa Grande Manuel pointed out various flora and fauna, and explained about the nature conservation efforts in the area. Once out at the Playa Grande, you pick up... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

Took surf lesson with Manuel at Playa Grande. We both got up and it was a really fun experience. Manuel was very knowledgeable and fun to hang out with. Would recommend it.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

After a scenic walk, we arrived at a beautiful stretch of beach and were greeted by our instructor Manuel. He was very clear and direct with his instructions and was massively encouraging and enthusiastic every time we managed to stand up! During the break in between the session they gave us fresh fruit and one of the other instructors climbed... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Me and my two daughters 12 and 15, signed up for a five day surfing program while we were visiting Montezuma in Costa Rica. The young vision team of coaches set an individual program for each of us, the girls transitioned to being afraid of life in the ocean to surfing from point break with full confidence and control. The... More 

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ManuelandAlvaro, Owner at Young Vision Surf School, responded to this review

Thank you for this great feedback. We're so pleased that you enjoyed our surf program and left with a new passion for surfing. Pura vida More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

The beach at which you take the surf lesson is a leisurely 15 minute walk away along the beach and is one of the highlights of the lesson. During the walk your instructors tell you all about the history of the area and are very knowledgeable of the fauna and flora of the area having taken 4 years of university... More 

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ManuelandAlvaro, Owner at Young Vision Surf School, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to share your experience. We appreciate your comments and we're so glad you enjoyed your surf lessons. Pura vida! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016

Great experience. We've taken lessons and surfed in Tofino before, and it was so cool to surf without a wet suit and they adjusted the lesson according to our various skill levels. We were a family of four and had two instructors, so lots of attention and help. We learned a lot and felt successful. They really helped in terms... More 

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ManuelandAlvaro, Owner at Young Vision Surf School, responded to this review

Thanks for supporting a local costa rican surf school. We had a great time with you and your family in the warm water. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your travels and got lots of surfing in! Pura vida More 

San Francisco, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016

I was going to just try surfing for a lesson or so but I rode the a wave on my first try and was addicted. This is the place to learn to surf. Great beach, warm water. Manuel, Alvaro and Nego were great teachers. Patient and preached safety as the waves can be unpredictable. I ended up surfing for 5... More 

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ManuelandAlvaro, Owner at Young Vision Surf School, responded to this review

Thanks for this great review. We're so happy you enjoyed your lessons and glad to hear we have another student hooked on surfing. Pura vida!! More 

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