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Address: | Beach Front at Tortilla Flats Office, Dominical 11901, Costa Rica
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+506 8311 8950
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Dominical Waverider have the best trained surf instructors in Costa Rica,...

Dominical Waverider have the best trained surf instructors in Costa Rica, our surf lessons are designed for all ages and levels. Owned by Dominical Lifeguard Captain, all surf instructors are certified lifeguards and experienced surfers. Whether you are new to surfing, need support moving into bigger waves or simply want to improve your surfing skills then our surf camp is the right choice for you! We offer surf vacation packages that will provide you with everything you need to get the most out of your time in Costa Rica, including surf lessons, yoga, accommodations, transportation, tours and adventures to amazing natural attractions. Immersed yourself in the "Pura Vida" vibes and come have a vacation of a lifetime with us!

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Another Fantastic Trip!

My third year returning to surf with Dominical Waverider. Jeanine takes care of everything and makes it all so easy. All the instructors are great!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
libbyky
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Louisville, Kentucky
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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My third year returning to surf with Dominical Waverider. Jeanine takes care of everything and makes it all so easy. All the instructors are great!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are not in our 20's and weren't quite sure we were up to surfing, but Will and Josue made it so much fun. They were encouraging and patient and made sure we had the best time. We were all able to get up and experience riding the waves. The surf shop offered to let us use there chairs, showers,... More 

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Lima, Peru
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great teachers and staff. The beach itself was not our favourite as we are traveling around the world and have visited a large number of other beaches (this was was quite rocky). The beach aside, this was a experience. We were very happy with the lesson and the patience the teachers had with our kids.

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Thank astrid g
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

I went for a 3 day trip to Playa Dominical. Jeanine was outstanding. She organized everything from my hotel to rides to lessons without a hitch. She was incredibly friendly, helpful, and organized. The instructors were great and had a great time getting to know them and the area. Can't recommend Dominical Waverider highly enough.

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Thank Veeshal M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Definetely the place to go for surfing lessons. Not just great lessons with competent instructors but also very nice, friendly people!

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Thank Aris H
Tarrytown, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

I can't recommend WaveRider highly enough. Jeanine and her instructors were incredibly nice, friendly, helpful and even managed to get all of us surfing! We had so much fun the first day we went back for more and even rented boards two more days. Even before we arrived Jeanine had helped us set up not just surfing but also a... More 

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Thank darrellr320
Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Jeanine is very knowledgeable. From booking lessons before my trip, to planning which beach to surf and getting us there. She explained everything about tides, currents, breaks, surfboards... In the water, she was confident and direct. I knew I could count on her to point out hazards and teach me to pay attention and learn for myself. She pushed me... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

good moment, good vibes, and excelent teachers! realy sympathic moment during the 3 days lesson. I learn all i need to continue to practise I recommend you that lesson pura vida

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Thank Lucas P
Uvita, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

I had the Beginner's lesson the other day. They teach well, and are pleasant to deal with. I already have the next lesson scheduled from them.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Surfing lessons with Wave Rider have been great. It is not only about the pop-up also about safety and behaviour in the water. I improved my pop-up and learned to ride green waves as well. Wohooooo..... The general atmosphere was very welcoming and family like. I also enjoyed staying in this little beach town with the mountains and the jungle... More 

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