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Address: Calle Santa Ana, Avenida Pastor Diaz, Jaco 60101, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 8847 6289
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Tortuga Surf Camp is the choice for the traveler who wants to enjoy and...

Tortuga Surf Camp is the choice for the traveler who wants to enjoy and discover the wonders of surf at an affordable price.Located strategically in the south end of Jaco Beach, this calm mellow beach breaks will be the classroom where our ISA certified instructor will lead you trough the this Costa Rican surfing experience.

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The team at Tortuga Surf School is THE BEST!

Surfing Jaco beach is amazing!! My surf experiences until now have all mostly been in cold Canadian waters wearing a thick wetsuit... warm water surfing is where its at! Also, to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Victoria, Canada

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Surfing Jaco beach is amazing!! My surf experiences until now have all mostly been in cold Canadian waters wearing a thick wetsuit... warm water surfing is where its at! Also, to any beginner level surfer who has never taken a surf lesson before, DO IT! First of all, the safety information you receive about how to stay safe on the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Mike was a great host! My buddy and I (both 27 year olds and fairly athletic) took private lessons for 10 days. Surfing is a lot harder than it looks, but the greatest part was the school was there every step of the way. You learn the mechanics, timing, and navigation of surfing on and off the water. Mike instructs... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great great time. My 13 year old daughter and I took private lessons. We each had our own instructor. She is a beginner and was up on her feet in no time. I had surfed before but wanted tips to get me to the next level and that is exactly what I got! There were no language barriers and that... More 

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Gibraltar
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't speak highly enough of the team at Tortuga Surf School. They are friendly, patient and an extremely motivated team. They provide an immersive surf experience that cover all aspects of the sport and will provide you with the ability to keep practicing on your own time in the future. If you are serious about improving your skills this... More 

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Miami Springs, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At first I wasn't sure if my daughter was old enough to surf (she is 5 years old) but the crew at Tortuga assured me that she would be safe and explained that they teach children before they eve start walking ! 😳 I must say she had a blast and was actually pretty good! My son (14 years old)... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

These guys are the best at what they do. They are all very friendly and willing to go the extra mile to help you achieve your goal, whether is standing up for the first time, or helping you getting a full water and ground routine to get you in shape for some serious surfing. If you are thinking about getting... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

I had some beginner surf skills and for a while I've struggled to find a good instructor who could help me progress to the next level. Michael did a great job of seeing what I needed to improve on and he helped me address my weak areas. I made a lot of progress in just one week. I look forward... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We made the 5 days course. My boyfriend is well experienced and I'm a bloody beginner. He learned a lot from Jason and improved. Thanks to my buddy douggy I stood already at the first lesson on the board. After the 4th lesson we had the video review and at this helped us a lot in the last lesson! Everybody... More 

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Beloit, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I visited today for a surf lesson and it was awesome!! We each had our own instructor who helped us and we did drills and the beach to get acquainted before going on the water. I was up riding a few waves in not time, but it sure is tiring. We have never surfed before and by... More 

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Leesburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Mike was able to "squeeze" us in the next day when we inquired… did a two hour session with Randy, and my son was up an surfing in about ten minutes. The waves were amazing, and it was the week after the ISA championships were just here, so still a few surfers hanging around. Mike got right back to us... More 

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