We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Santa Teresa 154, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
Phone Number:
+506 2643 3197
Website
Description:

Del Mar Surf Camp is the premiere surf camp in Costa Rica with over nine...

Del Mar Surf Camp is the premiere surf camp in Costa Rica with over nine years of experience teaching people how to surf. We provide a maximum of 2 to 1 student to instructor ratio with local Costa Rican surfers providing a safe and quality surf instruction guaranteed for everyone to catch waves. Our all inclusive surf camps include everything from daily yoga classes, daily nature walks & healthy meals to create the perfect vacation in paradise. Owned & operated by local Costa Rican, you can be rest assured that your experience will exemplify all the "Pura Vida" culture Costa Rica has to offer.

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 14 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 13
    Excellent
  • 0
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
100% Professional

Like reviewer BoulderJen, I also stayed at Pranamar Villas and was part of a group of 15 that took surfing lessons with Del Mar Surf Camp. We surfed every day for 6 days... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 November 2012
SurgeMSU
,
Byron Center, Michigan
Add Photo Write a Review

14 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 13: English reviews
Byron Center, Michigan
Level Contributor
17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2012

Like reviewer BoulderJen, I also stayed at Pranamar Villas and was part of a group of 15 that took surfing lessons with Del Mar Surf Camp. We surfed every day for 6 days straight. Our group had 2 people who had taken surf lessons before, and the rest were complete novices. Del Mar's surf instructors emphasized safety first. Then they... More 

Helpful?
Thank SurgeMSU
Del_Mar_Surf_Camp, Owner at Del Mar Surf Camp, responded to this review

Pura Vida! Thank you so much for giving us such an amazing review. Ismael is by far one of our best instructors and we are so excited to know that you improved your surfing skills through the week. Come back and visit us! We would love to have you again. Good vibes and energy sent your way from beautiful Playa... More 

Laval, Canada
Level Contributor
16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2012

I was at my first experience and being with an instructor (Ismael) made me like the sport and enjoy it right away.

Helpful?
Thank Julie T
Del_Mar_Surf_Camp, Owner at Del Mar Surf Camp, responded to this review

Greetings from Del Mar Surf Camp, Thank you so much for your review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your surfing experience with us! We look forward to see you again at one of Del Mar three locations! Pura Vida! Del Mar Surf Camp Team! More 

Boulder
Level Contributor
24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2012

I recently spent 11 days at Pranamar Villas, just north of Santa Teresa. Del Mar Surf Camp operates out of Pranamar. I spent my first week at Pranamar on a yoga and surfing retreat with Vajra Sol Yoga Adventures (AMAZING retreat!). Twelve people on our retreat surfed in the mornings. We were paired up with six instructors from Del Mar.... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Jen S
Del_Mar_Surf_Camp, Owner at Del Mar Surf Camp, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you so much for your amazing review. We really appreciate the time you took to write about our surf instruction. We agree that Ismael is an amazing instructor and we look forward to see you again soon, Pura Vida Del Mar Surf Camp family! More 

Travellers who viewed Del Mar Surf Camp also viewed

Santa Teresa, Province of Puntarenas
Santa Teresa, Province of Puntarenas
 
Santa Teresa, Province of Puntarenas
Dominical, Province of Puntarenas
 

Been to Del Mar Surf Camp? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Del Mar Surf Camp staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?