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Montezuma Surf School with Chris Johnson

10 meters S. Hotel Luna Llena, Montezuma 61111, Costa Rica
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Absolutely amazing surfing experience - couldn't ask for more!!

Montezuma Surf - Chris and Suze where do we start? We spent three wonderful days learning to surf... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jennakearns
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London, United Kingdom
Excellent surf lessons and experience!

Chris and Susy provided me and my girlfriend with the best introductory surf experience! We took... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2018
TravelingMarklar
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Colorado
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From the moment many people ride their first wave, they are hooked for life. Our mission at Montezuma Surf is to Introduce, Educated, and Train all levels of Surfers from the vast knowledge we have acquired during Decades of Surfing . We offer Friendly, Certified, Bilingual Instruction, while focusing on your Comfort, Safety, and Satisfaction. At Montezuma Surf we pride ourselves on the level of commitment we have towards creating great Surf Adventures. The Southern Nicoya Peninsula, of Costa Rica, is a region unlike any other place on earth. When you arrive in this area, your senses will be flooded with natural beauty, and positive energy. Near the tip of the Peninsula is the slightly funky, and always lively town of Montezuma, a magical and unique Surf Destination. Being on a Peninsula is a great advantage for Surfing, as we can surf a wide variety of waves. And if the Surf is too small, too big, or too windy on one side of the Peninsula, we can usually find Perfect Surf on the other side.
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10 meters S. Hotel Luna Llena, Montezuma 61111, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Montezuma Surf - Chris and Suze where do we start? We spent three wonderful days learning to surf during out stay in Montezuma. We were three beginners and with Chris' passion for surfing and knowledge of the tides, weather and waves we were all standing...More

1  Thank jennakearns
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Chris and Susy provided me and my girlfriend with the best introductory surf experience! We took six days of private lessons with them. They took us to numerous spots in the area and provided great instructions for us to learn to surf. Their hospitality and...More

1  Thank TravelingMarklar
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Reviewed 28 June 2012

Chris is a great guy and great instructor. We had a miscommunication and he was expecting us a month later. We adjusted and spent three days with Chris and his assistant Carlos going from complete novice to the ability to stand up. Having never done...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2012

Book this company! My wife and I happened upon this company by booking a trip package through our hotel. Our hotel hosts raved about chris and Carlos our guides. When we met them for the first time outside our hotel they exude "the Real Deal"....More

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Reviewed 17 June 2012

As a Jamaican who has taken surfing lessons before, you wouldn't think that a single lesson would take my breath away and leave me completeley astounded, but Montezuma Surf did exactly that. The first thing that any prospective surfers should know is that Chris, the...More

1  Thank sersha g
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Reviewed 17 June 2012

Chris Johnson, the founder of the Montezuma Surf School, has influenced me with his positivity and effortless way of guiding one through the simple and exhilarating experience of surfing the ocean. Chris is one of the most peaceful and fun-loving individuals I have met during...More

1  Thank Sandra B
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Reviewed 16 June 2012

As an active, well travelled woman over 40, I never thought i would be able to feel the excitement of the waves beneath me as I am not very coordinated and I usually just watch the surfers from the shore. Chris Johnson with Montezuma Surf...More

Thank HelenDimitri
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Reviewed 16 June 2012

When my babe & I were leaving for our annual trip to Costa Rica I decided this time to learn how to surf. This is huge for a person who swims like a rock. Wow did we get lucky with Chris who has to be...More

Thank thaddeus2dabeach
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Reviewed 15 June 2012

Luckily, my friends and I met Chris while hitchhiking to Montezuma. We could immediately sense he had great energy and were eager to sign up for his surfing lessons. It was undoubtedly one of my best days on the Nicoya Peninsula- Chris drove us to...More

1  Thank adiagodfrey
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Reviewed 14 June 2012

Chris Johnson with Montezuma Surf School is truly an awesome person and surf instructor. My 11yr. old daughter and I choose to spend our annual mother/daughter vacation surfing for an entire week in Montezuma. Chris was the 1st person I contacted regarding surfing the area...More

1  Thank Farrowc
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