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Jobbie's Long Boards

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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...more
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 18:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Playa Carmen, Mal Pais, Costa Rica
+506 8525 7430
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All reviews playa carmen surf lessons these guys santa teresa amazing surf great instructor jay warren shop hats stoke beginners waves teaching confidence tips
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You can literally hear Jobbie's stoke (enthusiasm) a hundred feet away, even over the crash of the waves. He's the kind of guy who loves surfing and genuinely wants everyone to get hooked. Each sendoff into a good wave is accompanied with a call of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mike B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was an amazing place - jobbie taught the entire family (including young kids) to surf in under an hour. He was easygoing and a great teacher. He knew the waves to start at and was so encouraging. He was patient, and funny also! I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank edm6
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

My 15 year old took 3 lessons and did great thanks to the amazing instructor Jobbie! He is patient and has a passion for helping others learn the skill of surfing!!! Thanks for everything:)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jamiejosue29
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Thanks brother. Got Micah up surfing in day 1! Amazingly patient instructor and dedication to the top. Puts in an amazing amount of heart and soul for us. I appreciate it and we will be bringing Micah back every year!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Matthew B
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

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank JennyT842
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

Date of experience: December 2017
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.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 106justint
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

Date of experience: February 2017
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

Date of experience: March 2017
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

Date of experience: December 2016
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