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Playa Grande Surf Camp

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Playa Grande, Playa Grande 011 Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Airport Transportation
Kitchenette
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying at the JW Marriott in Guanacaste, and were looking for a 1/2 day surf camp for our family group (3 adults and 4 children aged 3, 6, 10 and 12). My friend recommended Playa Grande as the most beautiful beach in Guanacaste,...More

Thank BarbaraMS
Response from PGSC, Manager at Playa Grande Surf CampResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Barbara, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are really happy that you and your family enjoyed your surf lessons with us so much. We hope to see you here back soon until then keep on surfing! Have a great day! Thanks

Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

I’ve stayed at the camp twice now and have had such an excellent time on both trips. I traveled solo the first time but ended up meeting two Canadian girls who’ve become good friends of mine. We decided to come back together this year. Sara...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

Visited Playa Grande Surf Camp for the third time last week... never fails to disappoint! It's a lovely place to relax by the beach, surf all day, and the people running it are great. It's nice to have Tamarindo nearby, but be far enough away...More

Thank BenjaminR2585
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We had the most amazing time surfing with Vidier. He is the best Instructor that we've ever had. The accommodations are sizeable, clean and nice. Food and service were great. Staff/Management were visible, friendly and helpful. Can't wait to go back to Playa Grande Surf...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

This surf hostel was pretty rad, very low key, with basic amenities - but everything you would need! There's a small grocery store nearby so we were able to cook most of our meals. It's a short walk to the beach, but to get to...More

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Description

Playa Grande Surf Camp is located only footsteps from one of the best beach breaks in all of Costa Rica. This beautiful beach is perfect for surfers of all levels and all types of boards. We offer both private cabinas with AC and dormitory-style pilotis without AC at budget prices. Both surf packages and surf lessons are available. Amenities include a pool, kitchen, and BBQ, PGSC offers the perfect mix of relaxation and fun.

Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
 
HOTEL STYLE
Budget, Quaint
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
6
PRICE RANGE
US$54 - US$74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
playa grande surf camp hotel playa grande
Location
Costa RicaProvince of GuanacastePlaya Grande
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Traveller (50)
Pool & Beach (6)
Room & Suite (3)
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Questions & Answers
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Owen B
16 April 2018|
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Response from PGSC | Property representative |
Lessons are 40$ and can be booked on our website. We will email you with the time of the lesson based on the tides.
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Kevin A
17 February 2017|
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Response from X5528YAdanielleb | Reviewed this property |
Renting a car is the best way. We rented a car from Nosara to Playa Grande and then returned it at the airport. We started our trip in CR by using shuttles but it turned out to be super expensive and renting a car allows you... More
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Terry C
31 January 2017|
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Response from PGSC | Property representative |
We have 2 different lines of wifi that work great.
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Room Tips
"Only the rooms with A/C. Seriously."
nextstop99
23 Jan 2014
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"Splurge on the AC if it's within your budget...the 'triangle' rooms made me feel like a kid again"
jjM946
22 Apr 2012
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"The shared pilotes are an amazing value"
ArielF_12
16 Jan 2012
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"just email Gerry- he is very responsive and a great host"
garythedog
20 Dec 2011
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