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Address: | Playa Guiones, Nosara 50206, Costa Rica
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+506 8482 9387
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07:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Surf school 90 minute surf lessons private or groups board n bike rental

Surf school 90 minute surf lessons private or groups board n bike rental

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Surf Board Rental and lesson

I' m an intermediate surfer that never really knew technique. After a single lesson, I am able to read waves and catch the green. Enrique is so chill and helpful. Pura Vida... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2017
Marcus S
via mobile
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Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

I' m an intermediate surfer that never really knew technique. After a single lesson, I am able to read waves and catch the green. Enrique is so chill and helpful. Pura Vida. Follow the Turtle! See you again

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Thank Marcus S
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Reviewed 19 February 2017

I am an intermediate to advanced level surfer and was not able to take my board with me from the states to Nosara. This was not a problem as Enrique had a vast selection of high quality boards for all situations. I am stubborn and think that I don't need lessons anymore, but was convinced to take one anyways. I... More 

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Thank Colin R
Louisville, Kentucky
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 February 2017

This is a great place to learn how to surf. The waves are never-ending and cater easily to surfers of any level. The instructor was able and spoke good English.

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Thank ianmutchnick
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We just returned from Nosara and I can not say enough about the surfing instruction that we received from Enrique and his team. We were a group of six and ranged in age from 7-42 years of age. My husband and son had surfed only once prior and the rest of us had never surfed. Our group consisted of those... More 

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Thank Januik
Ma T, Owner at Playa Guiones Surf School, responded to this review

Thank you guys your family is very lovely and fun Pura Vida and see you next year More 

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

We visited Nosara right before Christmas and stayed at the wonderfully charming Giardino Tropicale. Nosara is a slice of paradise!!!!! While there we spent two days learning to surf with Enrique at Playa Guiones Surf School. Only my husband had tried surfing once- so we were all very new to surfing- but not for long! The instruction was fabulous! Me,... More 

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Thank Caroline B
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Fantastic surfing instruction! My family are absolute beginners, and Enrique made us feel comfortable and capable as we hit the Playa Guiones surf for the first (and second and third!!) times. The surf school is housed within the lovely Giardino Tropicale Hotel, a beautiful spot to unwind after a session in the surf! (Bonus: his wife's custom coffee roast was... More 

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Thank Ken J
Los Angeles
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

My friend and I decided to go to Costa Rica for a 5 day, 4 night trip (short trip because I have 2 young kids) to celebrate our 40th birthdays and to learn how to surf. I started researching the different schools and I was impressed by Playa Guiones Surf School from even before my trip to Nosara began, with... More 

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Thank sleepeng
Ma T, Owner at Playa Guiones Surf School, responded to this review

Pura Vida for these sweet words More 

Washington
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Enrique is a great surf teacher and always kept me motivated and excited even if I took some tumbles in the waves, it was always fun. His energy is infectious and he is super professional and accommodating with changing schedules/weather.

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Thank Cassie S
Nosara, Costa Rica
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32 reviews
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

PGSS and Enrique's staff are fun and know their stuff! You won't be disappointed in your session and you'll laugh a lot! Set up a weeks worth of daily 1 hour lessons and you'll have confidence and skills to go out on your own for life!

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Thank SurfartistCR
1 review
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This was my 6th trip to Playa Guiones and I have rented from a different surf shop everytime and I will not be looking for another. I can't express the comfort and hospitality that Enrique and Spacialle have dispense during my visit. Enrique allowed me to surf any board in his quiver, until I found one that sang my tune.... More 

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Thank Tu T

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