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Chica Brava Surf Retreat

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Chica Brava empowers women through the process of surfing and the genuine camaraderie that comes through sharing a lifestyle, a sisterhood, and a passion for the most rewarding sport on the planet. It’s about a pack of women together in the line up, united by what they love. This is your chance to let go, invest in yourself, and feel confident, invincible, and powerful regardless of your size, strength, or stature. At Chica Brava, the past doesn’t matter. It’s about the right here, right now, boundless opportunities that embrace you in the water.
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Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Liberia Airport51 mi
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Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

These ladies and this program! Changed my life. Brought me through my fear and helped me find courage deep within my soul. May never be an avid surfer but now I have confidence to grab a long board a play.

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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Had a great experience in Nicaragua.. flew solo on this trip and met two other great gals also traveling alone. ChicaBrava is well organized. They pick you up at the airport, which made me feel safe right away, & transport you to your accommodations which...More

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Reviewed November 29, 2017

I moved to San Juan del Sur from California in 2005 and have had access to beach and surf for over 12 years. Yet, I have never felt comfortable in the ocean so I would sit and watch people swim and surf for the last...More

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Reviewed November 27, 2017

I had an amazing experience with ChicaBrava. The surf instruction was top notch. The instructors were friendly, outgoing, and clearly knew a lot about how to teach a beginner. I felt empowered by them and excited to get in the ocean every day! I traveled...More

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Reviewed November 9, 2017

There truly are no words to describe just how amazing this experience was for me (and my two friends). I began the camp with such a profound fear of the ocean that I barely dipped my toes in the Pacific before camp started. By the...More

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"Cloud Farm is quieter, more beautiful, and has an amazing view + pool"
Jun 15, 2017
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"Rooms assigned, bring earplugs to the Surf House."
Apr 5, 2017
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"Bring earplugs and white noise app because the town itself can be noisy at night (motorcycles, music)."
Dec 6, 2016
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"If you stay at the Surf House downtown, bring ear plugs- it gets loud. Other than that, it was perfect!"
Sep 22, 2016
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