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Dominical Surf School

Sesame street, Dominical beach | 50mts west of Diuwak Hotel., Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
+506 8673 9543
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First time surfing and now I'm addicted!

I'd never been surfing before and was a little nervous, but Debbie was amazing! We started on land... read more

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Reviewed July 18, 2017
isabelcI4614YI
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Fort Mill, South Carolina
Amazing experience

The experience is priceless! A week was not enough! Doing the week-long surf camps was great, the... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2017
Handfield_s
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Montreal, Canada
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We give personalized attention. (1 instructor per 3 person ratio). We are local! When you choose to surf with us you support a small family business not a foreign company. Experience Costa Rica the way it should be. We count with all accreditations and certifications for instructing since 2007. Trust the local experts! Our services: Daily Surf Lessons - Surf Camp Packages - Board Rental
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Sesame street, Dominical beach | 50mts west of Diuwak Hotel., Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
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Reviewed July 18, 2017

I'd never been surfing before and was a little nervous, but Debbie was amazing! We started on land to learn ocean safety and how to properly stand on a surfboard, then we hopped in the water and started catching waves. After about an hour we...More

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Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

The experience is priceless! A week was not enough! Doing the week-long surf camps was great, the organization was on point. Debbie really knows how to plan a week in function of activities and rest. Surf classes were well planned according to our skills. Her...More

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DebbieZec_CR, Owner at Dominical Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2017

Thank you so much Stephanie!! It was so much fun having you here, I'm very looking forward to see you again soon! Dominical Surf is always awaiting you with open arms!

Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Debbie, Walter and Daniella were the absolute best instructors!! It was me (45 years old) and my 2 kids (11 and 15) and we were all first time surfers. They made our experience so fun and better yet - we all got up! Wahoo! The...More

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DebbieZec_CR, Owner at Dominical Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words! We loved teaching and meeting you all! Walter, Daniela and I send our regards for all of you :) Hope you enjoyed your trip around Costa Rica!!

Reviewed June 20, 2017

i booked a one week surf camp package which was a really great choice for a solo traveller and a surf beginner. debbie is a great instructor with a lot of power and kindness. she was not only teaching us surfing but also helped and...More

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Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

Dominical surf school has the best instructors from my surfing experiences from around the world. I was in the week long surf camp and my instructor Debbie exceeded my expectations and she helped me reach all of my goals in half the time I thought...More

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DebbieZec_CR, Owner at Dominical Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2017

Thank you Brendan! I'm so thankful for your review, your kindness and the fact that you chose us for your surf vacation. Was a pleasure to surf with you, I'm already looking forward to meet you next year! Pura Vida Debbie

Reviewed May 15, 2017 via mobile

Went surfing - did the intermediate class at the playa dominicalito. It was amazing! I built up my surf skills quite a bit in 2 hours. Reasonably priced at 50$. My instructor Henry was charming and friendly and a great instructor. Would definitely recommend.

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Reviewed April 26, 2017

We had a wonderful experience, with our group. There were auite a lot of us, but she managed to make and take time to guide each and everyone of us. Pops

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Reviewed April 25, 2017

After travelling in Latin America for a while we stayed in Dominical for a week and took Surfing lessons from Debbie. The environment, atmosphere and setting were perfect to relax and reflect on our previous experiences of the weeks before. We learned how to take...More

Thank Bruno V
Reviewed April 25, 2017

Debbie is an amazing surfinstructor with tons of positive energy. She helped me find the most appropriate board and showed the best waves.

Thank Toon V
Reviewed April 25, 2017

I really had an awesome time, great host, beautiful place and I learned a lot! Thx for making it the nicest surf experience i had in Costa Rica.

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