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Address: Way to Langosta nex to sharky's bar, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
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+506 2653 1300
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Surf Culture is a friendly surf shop in Tamarindo, Costa Rica offering...

Surf Culture is a friendly surf shop in Tamarindo, Costa Rica offering professional private surf lessons andgroup surf lessons as well as Surfboard Rentals to surf the best waves in Tamarindo area and all over Costa Rica.

New and used surfboards for sale, rental and trade with all kinds of accessories for surf trips to Witch's Rock, Avellanas, Playa Grande and others away from the Costa Rica's tourist surf spots.

Come see us at our convenient location one block from the beach in downtown tamarindo next to Sharky's. We have easy parking right in front of the surf shop.

Tito (the owner) and the rest of the surf crew will help you to get all the best information about Surfing in Guanacaste, Costa Rica or tips to learn how to Surf in Tamarindo Beach (one of the best surf destinations of Costa Rica).

Don't forget, we also do ding repair.

We are surfers stoked to live and Surf in Costa Rica. Let us share the Pura Vida .

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Great boards, even better staff

After walking in every surf shop in Tamarindo, my girlfriend and I rented boards here for our 10 day stay in Costa Rica. We swapped hers halfway and ended buying both. The owner... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Luis Felipe G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After walking in every surf shop in Tamarindo, my girlfriend and I rented boards here for our 10 day stay in Costa Rica. We swapped hers halfway and ended buying both. The owner Tito is a great guy and was super nice with us. The staff, Martin and Chris, helped us pack the boards for travel and they too were... More 

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Thank Luis Felipe G
Frankfurt Am Main
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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Had the chance to have my first intro course to surfing with Instructor Anna today, and I was up on the board after a few tries already - Great teacher! The boards are in excellent condition (I've seen other starter courses along the beach where they use really sh.... boards!) And value is great, too! Paid $35 for the course... More 

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SurfCultureCostaRica, Propietario at Surf Culture, responded to this review
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Muchísimas gracias, pura vida More 

Orange County, California
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61 reviews
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Our hotel referred us to this surf shop for board rentals. Their rates are very very good! They had some really high end boards like Firewire, Al Merrick, and a huge selection of sizes and shapes. We surfed twice a day and was able to switch boards depending on the condition with no extra charge! The guys at the shop... More 

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Thank Iris W
SurfCultureCostaRica, Propietario at Surf Culture, responded to this review
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Muchísimas gracias, pura vida !! More 

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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

They are very professional with an amazing customer service. Prices are fare and they help you with any question and request. The gear they provide is world class and provide a high end merchandise. Highly recommended.

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Thank Guy G
SurfCultureCostaRica, Propietario at Surf Culture, responded to this review
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Muchísimas gracias, pura vida !! More 

Los Angeles, California
1 review
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

Could not recommend this surf shop enough. I rented 3 boards for 3 days at a very fair price. They have rental boards from beginner to pro and are great boards in excellent condition. 9 foot longboards to pro Channel Islands and rusty short boards and everything in between! I ended up renting a brand new looking Channel Islands 5... More 

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Thank marjat18572
SurfCultureCostaRica, Propietario at Surf Culture, responded to this review
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Muchísimas gracias, pura vida !! More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
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Reviewed 20 July 2015

Great selection of surfboards, from your high performance squash tail, to a fish or a longboard. The owner is extremely friendly and accommodating and made sure my boyfriend got the board he wanted. He gave him a free last day because he dropped the board off at 12. Better pricing than surrounding board rentals as well!!

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Thank caerickson
SurfCultureCostaRica, Propietario at Surf Culture, responded to this review
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Muchísimas gracias, pura vida !! More 

Somersworth, New Hampshire
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Reviewed 6 April 2015

We were VERY pleased with the whole experience at Surf Culture. Rented 8 boards, traded a few boards for others every few days. Always had a good selection of boards and we were in Tamarindo at a very busy time. Staff was excellent. Highly recommended.

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Thank Ryan L
SurfCultureCostaRica, Propietario at Surf Culture, responded to this review
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Muchísimas gracias, pura vida !! More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 7 January 2015

We rented a pile of gear from Tito and Diego at this shop. Boards, leashes, wax - everything! They couldn't have been more helpful. Dings were sorted out cheaply and they even gave us some bubblewrap for the top of our car to go under our soft board rack. I can't recommend them enough

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Thank Simon D
SurfCultureCostaRica, Propietario at Surf Culture, responded to this review
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muchas gracias por su opinon , clientes como usted hacen posible que nuestro trabajo sea agradabla , muchas gracias de... More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2015

The whole family (two adults and three kids) took lessons from the owner Tito and his helpful staff. The kids got up on the board already the first day! Overall, we were very happy. Friendly staff and good location just a two block from the beach!

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Thank Jarl H
SurfCultureCostaRica, Propietario at Surf Culture, responded to this review
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Muchas gracias por su opinion , esperamos poder atenderlos nuevamente. pura vida More 

Charlotte, North Carolina
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Reviewed 25 December 2014

My wife and I come to Tamarindo every December for two weeks. We've been doing this for 4 years now. We've been to all the board shops and have made friends with many of the people working in them. For me, Surf Culture is my "go to" shop for my entire stay. I rent for 13 straight days. The things... More 

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Thank Brent W
SurfCultureCostaRica, Propietario at Surf Culture, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the comment, we wait to have attended to his height, and certainly we expect for it from return for our surf shop. Pura vida. More 

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