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Safari Surf School

277 reviews
About Safari Surf School
Safari Surf School is the premier surf school and surf camp in Costa Rica. In addition to instilling a passion for surfing, you'll also be immersed in native culture and treated to local style. Being taught to surf by true professionals with a "Pura Vida" attitude is the only way to go! Listed on National Geographic's top outfitters on Earth. Check us out.
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Nosara, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had a wonderful visit to Nosara because of the amazing Safari Surf School and Olas Verdes staff, each of them, in their own way, made us feel very special and welcomed. They are an amazing group of caring individuals that work...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 9, 2019

I can't say enough good things about this trip and the staff at Safari Surf. The trip was organized, fun, adventurous and extremely memorable. The surf instructors are all amazing, we had our 5 and 7 years old with us and they were SO flexible...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Simona M
Reviewed January 7, 2019

My family and I (two daughters 9 and 13) went to Safari Surf school's Nosara location. I can't say enough great things about the experience. They have several lodging options and I'm certain all are great. We stayed in the Sunset Shack which was perfect...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank divot40
Reviewed January 3, 2019

My family and I thoroughly enjoyed our Safari Surf package! All the staff were great and your surf pro's quickly attained heroic status in the minds of my son and daughter :) Jeffrey was a fantastic organizer and worked very hard to make sure our...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Onnolee N
Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

Pick from their already set packages or make your own custom one. Safari surf school helped me figure out my entire trip based on what I wanted to spend my time doing. I told them I needed a hostel close to the beach, daily surfing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018

I've been to Safari Surf twice this year and am definitely returning. What makes this place so wonderful is that it is off the beaten path--and maybe even too remote for some--but that was what I loved. After some research, our group found that Costa...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Karen P
Reviewed September 3, 2018

My sister and I just returned from Nosara were we spent a week at the Safari Surf Women's Retreat. Everything was taken care of including the hotel, food, surf instruction and other activities. It was a perfect mix of high quality surf instruction, other fun...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NancyP63
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Going to Nosara and learning to surf with Safari Surf School was one of the best things I think I have ever done! The coaches were so smart, supportive, and so inspiring, and actually got me up on a surfboard! I can't recommend it enough...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank beehive11211
Reviewed August 23, 2018

We just returned from nine days with Safari Surf in beautiful Nosara, Costa Rica. We had a spectacular trip that couldn't have been better. We are a family of four with two boys that are 12 and 13 years old. We spread our six days...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank DaddyWags
Reviewed July 21, 2018

One of the best vacations I've ever taken. The staff will take incredible care of you, and make sure you get everything you want out of a surfing vacation. Highly recommened staying at Olas Verdes, the hotel where the school is located, but they can...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Patrick B
June 24, 2017|
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Response from Mrr07 | Reviewed this property |
Go with safari surf school. They will take care of anything you need regardless of your choice of accommodations. They will help you coordinate as much or as little as you need.
December 3, 2015|
Response from RadaTilly | Reviewed this property |
They like to make a packet for you, including hotel and a couple of meals per day, usually breakfast (snack/fruit before surfing and big breakfast after) and dinner. Dinner is usually with the group of others who are... More
February 18, 2015|
Response from SafariSurfer | Property representative |
Hello Jim, My apologies but we do not book rooms for the Las Perlas. We are a surf school program :) Cheers, Tim