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Address: Off, Jaco, Costa Rica
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Surfing Lessons in Jaco Beach
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Nice place to learn to surf

We have been going to Costa Rica almost yearly for 20+ years and always make a 1-2 night stay in Jaco. The beach is hot with very little shade but umbrellas can be rented. The... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Nice long walk all doen easy walking beach easy to get you downtown. Great body surfing especially at 1:30 -5:30 pm daily. Lots of surf rentals on beach.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Loved the view from this beach. You get to see how green Costa Rica is because its so close to the mountains, which are covered with trees. The sand is soft, with a few patches of little stones here and there. The water is really warm and great to swim in. A really great spot to surf or paddle board... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Warm ocean water, good sized waves and endless beach! Awesome place to check out for a few days, walk the strip through town with tons of shops, restaurants, bars, shopping, karaoke and more!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have been going to Costa Rica almost yearly for 20+ years and always make a 1-2 night stay in Jaco. The beach is hot with very little shade but umbrellas can be rented. The surf is a good place to learn to surf and there are several places you can sign up for surf lessons, right on the beach.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a great couple of days here staying on a hotel at the south end of the beach. I hadn't been to a Costa Rica beach before but our end was clean and pretty quiet. Sea is beautifully warm but some pretty big waves later in the day for the surfers. Sun sets are to die for ! The... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Several establishments that sell souvenir and gift items. Beach is at the end of the side street. Wide expanse of beachfront to relax on.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A lovely black sand beach with lots to do! Surf lessons are a most of your staying several days ( Walter Surf Shop is highly recommended!!) And if you come Monday through Thursday the beach us fairly empty, compared to the weekend at least.

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely sunset at the beach , it was clean and had some lovely restaurants and bars. Nice place to chill and relax

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here for a short time because it was so hot that day. We did not go in the water (just walked along the beach) but saw some swimmers go far out. I assume there are great sand bars on this beach.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of most beautiful places what can you see. Long beach and very life city with lot of interesting restaurants and bars. In the day or all night long

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