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Neptuno Surf Shop in Playa Tamarindo Costa Rica will be your best advisor and partner in your surfing experience. Your absolute satisfaction through quality products and dedicated customer service is our motto. We pride ourselves in taking the time...more
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Sunrise Mall unit # 11, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 2653 2967
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All reviews surf shop the owner smoothie bar pura vida hour lesson costa rica t shirts stay safe great instructor rent boards great place to learn these guys super patient two hours fresh fruit tamarindo beach ariel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My two daughters and I had an awesome time learning to surf. Michelle took great care of us teaching the ins and outs and within 30 minutes had each of us up and surfing. The owner is awesome and prices were much better than other...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank EH-Huffman
Reviewed 20 January 2019 via mobile

Love this place! I took a private surfing lesson from Joshua and after one tiring hour I managed to get up on the board and ride a four foot wave for about eighty feet! The lady working in the store gave me extra sunscreen for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank davistep007
Reviewed 11 January 2019

I walked in having only one surf lesson before and no reservations. Setting up a surf lesson was very simple (just $80 for a private 1.5 hour lesson-- non-private lessons are 2 hours to account for the other surfers in the group) they handed me...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank aliisakroe
Reviewed 29 December 2018

We went to Neptuno to rent surf boards for an upcoming trip to one of the other beaches. we rented 3 boards, asked for beginner boards, preferrably soft tops and we were told no problem! we bought 2 lycra shirts from them. In all fairness...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank shelina373
rafafa_73, Propietario at Neptuno Surf Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2019

I am sorry that this happened, thank you very much for your comment, since I will be able to take corrections to avoid these situations. which is the first time that happens to us .. and i did nothing about this situacion best regast Rafa

Reviewed 29 December 2018 via mobile

After two years I come back to Tamarindo and I didn’t rent car because I wanted to use the Avellanas Express shuttle service. But unfortunately I was told that the Italian guys sold their business and the new owner was not able to carry it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank larrykershaw
Reviewed 19 December 2018

Ariel give us some good advice!! really kind people with surf knowledge!! i definitely recommend the surf school for some gear or a lesson or two!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dutchies O
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

I have had Joshua as a surf instructor a couple times and he is the best. Rafael also has pro tips and took great phots! As a team they put up with our time constraints, explained what we would have for the day in advance,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank hex624
rafafa_73, Propietario at Neptuno Surf Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2019

thank hex

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

I visited Tamarindo and decided to surf the waives. Ariel (surf instructor) was awesome and I was surfing in less than half hour. All the staff was very friendly. The store was clean and safe to leave my belongings in there. The lesson was affordable...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Filip R
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We were traveling with two children who had never gone surfing before. We booked a two hour private lesson through Swiss Travel, and it was excellent. The kids had an instructor named Carlos, who helped them for about half an hour before going in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

Great place with even better people!! Visited Neptuno July 25 and 27 on a family reunion trip. The surf lesson and instructor were first rate. There were many of us and after surf lessons, Dauly patiently waited on each child and adult with a big...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank christinegerland
NeptunoSurfShop, Propietario at Neptuno Surf Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Hi Christine Thank you very much for your review! Neptuno is glad to know you had a good time with our team. Pura Vida Martin & Rafael Owners

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