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Jobbie's Long Boards

Playa Carmen, Mal Pais, Costa Rica
+506 8525 7430
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Now I can say I can surf!

Popped in on first day here and rented a board to mess about on and have a go. I was a self taught... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
Jenny T
via mobile
Stop in to see them!

Love these guys! We were recommended to stop in by a friend and were happy we did! Jay gave us a... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
Ottawa, Canada
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At Jobbies Long Boards, Stress is a dirty word that has no place in our vocabulary. From the second you arrive It's is time to relax and indulge. All of our staff are dedicated to making your Costa Rican experience one to never forget or as we like to call it around the shop, "SuperNumberOneGoodTimes." At Jobbies Long Boards we specialize in building truly remarkable guest experiences for our Clients. From our first rate accommodations and meals to our daily Yoga and Surf Lessons you will feel your self falling in love with the local flavour from the second you arrive. The Deep Sea fishing trips with the villagers next door, Off road trips to breathtaking waterfalls, Beachfront Massage, Canopy tours, and Sunset Bonfires on the Beach, is what separates us from the others, and will leave you forever in love with this paradise we call home. We know, Because it's exactly what happened to us. You work hard for your money, and we know any one can give you a surf lesson, Its our mission to bring you an experience that you will never forget. Jobbies Long Boards, Serving STOKED since 2000!
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Playa Carmen, Mal Pais, Costa Rica
+506 8525 7430
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Popped in on first day here and rented a board to mess about on and have a go. I was a self taught wannabe with little to moderate success. Quality board at decent price with chilled out staff who all had the biggest smiles. They...More

Thank Jenny T
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Love these guys! We were recommended to stop in by a friend and were happy we did! Jay gave us a lesson, and is super patient and gives great direction! Your money's worth for sure, plus you literally walk by on your way to the...More

Thank Courtney_and_Garrett
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Even if you are not a surfer - go here! Great place for t-shirts, hats, and board rental. Jobbie, the owner, is a trip to chat with and a wealth of information. He and his staff are also great surf instructors.

Thank Justin T
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Was in Playa Carmen for a week and rented a board here every day. From the moment I stepped into the shop it was great help, no pretense. All the help here including Jobbie are kind and extensively knowledgeable. Great quality boards as well -...More

Thank Rideperfect
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This place is great, it is just outside of the beach, so it the right place to rent your board. We rent our boards for 5 days it was a good price and the best we went pick up the boards go surf and drop...More

Thank ricardofr
Reviewed 22 January 2017

First time in Costa Rica and first time surfing. Jobbie Jay and Warren did a great job of helping us out with everything we needed to know about surfing from getting the right board to optimal tide times. Very friendly staff and great prices, would...More

Thank RFAP
Reviewed 19 January 2017

If you are going to surf in Mal Pais this is the place to go. Whether you're a vet and just need a board, or if it's your first time like me and my friends. Jobbie, Jay and Warren hooked us up and gave us...More

Thank Kyle P
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Had a great time and met some awesome people ! If you have never surfed before this is the place to learn, and if you already surf and are just looking for a local insight stop by the surf shop for a visit 😀 I...More

Thank InternationalFlatine
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Jay gave us an amazing lesson. Great instructions and feedback for the first timer. Really friendly people and they truly look after you. If you want a great surfing lesson this is the place to go! Mika&Petra

Thank mikajh
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Me and my friend had a surf lesson and we were surfing for the first time. The teacher was very methodical and calm. He showed us the technique on the beach and then he took us in the water. We could stand up on the...More

Thank Sofia O
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