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Dreamsea Surf Glamping Tents

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Finca Los Jobos s/n, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My photographer and I first came to dreamsea as "all in" guests for a fitness photo shoot for a client in the states. We arrived in the middle of the night and were welcomed by a very friendly face, Antonio. He showed us to our tents at 4:00 am and even killed a couple of bugs for us upon entering... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at Dreamsea for 3 weeks and absolutely loved it If you care a lot about your comfort/personal space/time alone and have never camped before, it is maybe not the best place for you. However, if you want to live an unforgettable experience, meet, connect and party with people from around the world in an enchanting environment, go for... More 

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Thank emlapcar
DreamseaSurfCampCR, Manager at Dreamsea Surf Glamping Tents, responded to this review

Thank you for such a rad review! We loved having you in camp, and appreciate the compliments on our staff, organization, food, and overall energy. As you said, "the people make it even better", so we thank you for being a part of Dreamsea and helping us create that memorable community-based environment. You are welcome back anytime! Pura Vida! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

As a solo traveler this was an amazing camp to learn surfing great experience both times good value/price-ratio,super friendly and helpful staff, teaching yoga here 4 weeks best "camp ever" a holiday glamping where you share your experience of surfing, exploring,dining,tanning with a versatile group of volunteers the crowd is always pretty mixed nationality-wise and almost everybody who have ever... More 

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1 Thank Luna R
DreamseaSurfCampCR, Manager at Dreamsea Surf Glamping Tents, responded to this review

Luna! Thank you your thoughtful review! We were so happy to have you here sharing your passion for Yoga and life with our guests. We learned so much from you, and are ecstatic that you extracted so much tranquility and persepctive out of your stay here at Dreamsea. Whether its teaching yoga, or just coming and enjoying the people and... More 

Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

This review comes after 3 weeks volunteering with Dreamsea Costa Rica Description -General Volunteers pay $100USD per week, minimum stay is 3weeks ($300 total). To stay 2 weeks costs $400USD. -There are usually between 2-5 guests in the camp. There are usually 20-30 volunteers -Due to oversupply of volunteers, there is only about 30min work per day Pros - The... More 

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Thank matti228
DreamseaSurfCampCR, Manager at Dreamsea Surf Glamping Tents, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback, we are so glad that you had a good time volunteering in the camp alone with your girlfriend. We invite you to visit our website dreamseacostarica.com, to learn more about our volunteer program. During the off-season the camp has a plethora of volunteer opportunities. The Dreamsea volunteer program is a great opportunity for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

Dreamsea gave me one of the best experiences I’ve ever had, and I plan to return. Having only surfed one time before – I’d originally been looking for a chance to really practice surf in Costa Rica & stumbled across the Dreamsea Surf Experience. I expected the trip to be great surfing but found that I got a great deal... More 

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Thank Alex H
DreamseaSurfCampCR, Manager at Dreamsea Surf Glamping Tents, responded to this review

Hey Alex! Thanks so much for the in-depth review of your stay at Dreamsea. We genuinely loved having you in camp, and are so happy you extracted as much as you did out of your time here. It is always so great to see our guests become one with nature in a way they have never experienced, and leave more... More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Dreamsea Surf Camp is such a beautiful, thrillingly surreal experience. Set 10 minutes from downtown Tamarindo, DreamSea is located in the jungle and serenity of Costa Rican nature. This place has so much character – you can tell how much love was put into every detail. From the glamping tents set up throughout the multi-acre property, the hula hoops placed... More 

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Thank Stephanie L
DreamseaSurfCampCR, Manager at Dreamsea Surf Glamping Tents, responded to this review

Stephanie! Thank you for your review of Dreamsea Costa Rica! We couldn't be more thrilled about your enthusiasm regarding your experience here! We truly take pride in the authenticity of the camp's atmosphere, so having that stand out to you makes us so happy. The fact that you learned how to surf, got to see some of Costa Rica's beautiful... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Right off the bat the manager had incorrectly saved our reservation for the wrong day and we had to pay to upgrade if we wanted access to our tent before 7pm. There was no tour of the facility, we had to find everything on our own The camp is run by volunteers who take over any socializing area, which made... More 

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1 Thank Kelsey D
DreamseaSurfCampCR, Manager at Dreamsea Surf Glamping Tents, responded to this review

Hey Kelsey! Thanks for your review of Dreamsea Costa Rica. While it seems your stay was not ideal, we do appreciate your feedback, and wish you would have given us more time to make you feel at home as all guests typically do! While the camp is not run by volunteers as you noted, our volunteer program is indeed vital... More 

Temiskaming Shores, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

I was lucky enough to be a temporary volunteer at Dreamsea for a little less then two weeks. The staff was energetic and really put a lot of effort into making everyone (volunteers & guests alike) feel like a part of the dreamsea family. The grounds are lovely, especially the common area underneath the mango tree where everyone is welcome... More 

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Thank Alyssa G
DreamseaSurfCampCR, Manager at Dreamsea Surf Glamping Tents, responded to this review

Hey Alyssa! We are so happy that you made the most of your stay at Dreamsea! We appreciated your efforts in keeping Dreamsea as pristine as possible, and are really glad you found your serenity underneath the Mango Tree, as so many of our guests do! You highlighted exactly what we hope every person that comes through Dreamsea can attain... More 

Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

I felt home in this little community (I was volonteer for 3 weeeks)! Great people, surf and yoga lessons, tasty food, nice party.. lot of learning and fun!! Perfect place to meet people from all over the world. Hightly recommanded.

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1 Thank cloemik
DreamseaSurfCampCR, Manager at Dreamsea Surf Glamping Tents, responded to this review

Hola, Cloe! Thank you for the review! We loved having you here at Dreamsea as a volunteer. It seems you extracted exactly what we hope for our volunteers and guests to takeaway from Dreamsea while they are here: New friends, improved surf skills and yoga practice, a healthy existence, and lifelong memories with people from all over the world. We... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

Collecting Moments not things;) The camp is set more quiet & relaxed amidst the Canopy of Stars & the lullaby of the Costa Rican Jungle... An awesome place to stay when going solo or with company. It brings the embodiment of the (Costa Rican) "Tico" Surfer Lifestye & The PuRAVidA culture of the Guanacaste Region. The people that ran the... More 

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Thank Tanya Marie F
DreamseaSurfCampCR, Manager at Dreamsea Surf Glamping Tents, responded to this review

Wow, what an amazing review Tanya! We are genuinely happy that you felt so at home here at Dreamsea. It was great to see you step out of your comfort zone and into a new country for the first time ever! We love that you describe Dreamsea as "like going to a reunion, meeting cousins from around the world"! We... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Glamping Experience: Our mystical "Glamping" Surf Camp in Costa Rica is located in the jungle outside of Tamarindo on the Pacific Coast, and a short ride to Playa Tamarindo. Dreamsea serves as a location to connect with yourself and other adventurous travelers from around the world to Costa Rica's vast and extraordinary range of nature and wildlife. Experience and Community: We create a fun, energetic atmosphere full of adventures and unforgettable memories, while simultaneously being in harmony with the environment and culture of Costa Rica. This is jungle living, done the Costa Rican way. We're a highly inclusive surf camp welcoming surfers of all abilities, both individual travellers and groups. Whether you are a seasoned veteran or just starting out, we know the local spots and have the equipment to suit your needs. There's a packed schedule of other activities too, including daily yoga classes, mountain biking, day trips into to the jungle & mountain areas, as well as a variety of beach sports! Pura Vida! Of course, we like to throw a good party as well! whether chilling in the camp around the fire, or sampling some of Tamarindo's renowned night life just down the road! We look forward to meeting you and welcoming you in to the Dreamsea family! Pura Vida! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dreamsea Surf Glamping Tents

Address: Finca Los Jobos s/n, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo
Price Range: $85 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Dreamsea Surf Glamping Tents 2.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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