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Private Surfing Lesson in Playa Grande for beginners and intermediates

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    What to Expect
    Visit: YouAreCostaRica, Playa Grande 50309 Costa Rica

    You will be pick up in front of your hotel or beach house rental inside Playa Grande, Flamingo or Tamarindo Area. (15 minutes before the lesson in Playa Grande or 30 minutes before the lesson in Tamarindo o Flamingo). If you are staying further we can provide transportation for an extra cost or we can meet you in our office, steps from the beach on the main street of Playa Grande.

    Lesson Schedule: 7am, 10am, 1pm or 4 pm.

    You will arrive to the beautiful Playa Grande Marine National Park, directly to the best spot on the beach for your surfing level, away from the crowd. 

    Your Professional Surf Instructor will be waiting for you to start the lesson with a Safety Speeach and beach practice (15-20 minutes).

    Then you are ready to jump in the water and start surfing.

    In the middle of the lesson, we will take a break to eat fruits and drink water. You need to recover the energy. Also your instructor will give you some suggestions for you to improve faster.

    After the break, the instructor will tech you how to catch your own waves depends on your performance.

    At the end of the lesson we will stop at the office for you to take a shower and change your clothes. If you choose the surfing lesson + breakfast or lunch we will stop at the restaurant for you to enjoy a delicious typical lunch.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Free round trip Transportation from Playa Grande, Flamingo or Tamarindo area.
    If you are staying outside our free pick up  area, you can ask for transportation for an extra fee depends on where you are. If you have your own transportation, we can provide you driving direction to our office in Playa Grande.
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Bottled water
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Fruits
    • Snacks
    • Gratuities
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase) $30 extra
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Infant seats available
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    I started taking my two young boys here for surf lessons. The instructors were so calm and patient and helped them understand how to be safe in the water and how to learn the skills of surfing. After spending several sessions watching them from the...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    1  Thank fearlesstraveler2018
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    If you're thinking about taking surf lessons in this area (including Tamarindo), Marcos is from whom you want to take a lesson. Patient, direct, safe, kind and a joy to be with. Cannot recommend more.

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank FlashJuan
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Our children aged 11 & 13 had an amazing time with Marcos and his instructors. Highly recommend them.

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank MELANIE E
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Hubby and I rented bikes and had surf lessons from here. Everything was amazing and helped make our adventures exhilarating, but the people here are really what made us want to come back. They were all so nice and truly helpful! Special thanks to Mariana...More

    Thank flowriders143
    marianafonseca5, Owner at YouAreCostaRica, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your beautiful words. We are so happy to have met you and helped you guys during your visit. We will see you soon. Pura vida!

    Reviewed 3 September 2019 via mobile

    My husband and I did our first ever surfing lesson with Marcos in Playa Grande last week. We had so much fun! He was great a instructor, very encouraging - I couldn’t recommend more.

    Thank SophieAFS
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    Hal M
    5 May 2019|
    Response from kingthos | Reviewed this property |
    I’m sure they would negotiate with you. I don’t recall the details since we had a large group. They are very nice to work with
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