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Address: Cabanita 50 vrs al Sur, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
Phone Number: +505 8675 1621
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 6:30 pm
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Are you looking for a fun, authentic surf experience in San Juan del Sur?...

Are you looking for a fun, authentic surf experience in San Juan del Sur? You will find here a small but complete and authentic surf shop with everything you need for surf in Nicaragua, including accurate and helpful advice and information! We have a great selection of surfboards for rent of all shapes and sizes, from a 5'7" shortboard to a 11'6" paddle board and literally everything in between. Surf lessons, surf tours, all types of accessories, rashguards, and great quality original clothing too from REEF, Quiksilver, O'Neill, and other brands at reasonable prices. Most of all, though, you will have memorable experiences.We currently do not pad our listing with fake reviews, so please stop in, or send me an email or even give us an old-fashioned phone call to to find out what it's all about.

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I'm traveller i stayed in sant juan del sur. I met very interesting people mostly in the good time surf shop. They are very nice guys and they help me a lot. The shop has so good... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed May 10, 2016
Javier T
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Barcelona, Spain
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7 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

After buying a board off of them (because they would not rent it to us) they promised to buy it back 4 days later at a reduced price ($100 less) as long as it was in the same condition. When we returned, the American manager did not even remember making that deal and said that the board was in far... More 

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Thank Lewis S
Barcelona, Spain
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

I'm traveller i stayed in sant juan del sur. I met very interesting people mostly in the good time surf shop. They are very nice guys and they help me a lot. The shop has so good armosphere. They rent cool boards also they have some for sale. If you come to this village and think about surfing. Good time... More 

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Thank Javier T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

I've been reading some of these reviews. Anyone who surfs knows the difference bettween the real deal and the wannabes. And, many reviews reflect the stoke factor of those who are the surfer or want to get some true insight into becoming one. The many good reviews show patience and consideration of the fun factor involved in traveling to a... More 

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Thank Serf-snow
San Francisco, California, United States
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4 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2016 via mobile

I'll begin by saying that given the reviews already on here I had really high hopes for this shop. I went in the day before to check out what kind of boards they had and reserved a specific board and made a reservation to catch a ride the next day. It cost 20 bucks . Fair price ... That includes... More 

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Thank helynn76
Haleiwa, Hawaii
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2015

This is a great place to rent a board and grab a lift to the beach. The selection of boards was good, plenty of decent fishes, nicer longboards, and softboards for beginners. No good hiperf shortboards, but who rents those anyway? They did have a few used ones for sale, priced between $200 and $350. All in good shape.

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2015

I bought "Reef" flipflop for USD40 from this guys, after two days of use they felt apart (literally broke in two parts! and I didn't do any hike or something like that, just walking on the beach), I was living in Playa Gigante at that time so couldn't really go there to complain about the product but I gave them... More 

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Thank Maria-Pazita
Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2015

I don't know what I would have done if I hadn't come across Good Times. They really saved our vacation. Our hotel that we had booked was horrible and the owner helped us find a better one for half the price. They basically booked our whole trip for us. We took surf lessons with them and that was great but... More 

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Thank Megan S
Atlanta, GA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2015

I had no idea what I was getting into going down to Nicaragua and kind of came unprepared but these guys had everything I needed. I found the perfect board to rent for the week and they had a great selection of rash guards which was great because I forgot mine. I dinged up the board a bit but the... More 

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Thank Randall007
Houston
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2015

I told a coworker I was going to Nicaragua and she recommended Good Times. I contacted the owner through their website, and he actually helped me plan my whole trip! I am so grateful because I only had five days, and I feel like I really made the most of them. The staff at Good Times is awesome!

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Thank Sbipp
Denver, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2015

Summer is here again and I can't wait to get back in the water! Reminiscing about last year in Nicaragua, I just remembered that I promised I would write a few trip advisor reviews. So here it goes. Good Times is more than just a surf shop. It's like a family or a friendly surf gang or something. And to... More 

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