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Altoona, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Only drawback was not enough local beers on tap. Good guest beers. Enjoyed meeting both the locals and the visitors. Need to offer a double IPA and bummed their most popular beer was kicked. Staff was very friendly and engaging!

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Reviewed 10 February 2017

Freindly, food is good . Been several times. Priced right. Menus is basic as any public style. Breakfast is always good. The pinto rice is excellent as are the smoothies. We will go back. Marlboro was our server and was wonderful.

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 9 February 2017

I have been to WRSC twice before, it was however in the very early days of the camp (over 10 years ago). While I miss what Tamarindo was and the small town feel, WRSC has maintained their overall excellence. I was able to come back without surfing in 10 years. I received excellent instruction from Flaco, which was done with...

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Went solely for the brewery, tried 3 beers, returned 2 days later for a flight. Great selection particularly liked the Stone IPA. Not a great place to eat although the menu looked reasonable, tables arranged roadside or next to a large fridge

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 5 February 2017

My Fiancee and I just spent the past 9 days at Witch's Rock while both participating in the surf camp. We were taxied from the Airport to Witch's Rock by Luis, who although could not speak English, made every effort to communicate with us on the drive to Tamarindo. Although a lot of talking was lost in translation it was...

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Witch's rock hotel is right next to the Vaquero bar so it is very loud all day & most of the night. The beds are comfortable. Rooms are basic. Take all of your toiletries with you. Take beach towels with you too. I would go back but I would probably stay at the Pueblo Dorado. it is way more quiet...

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Witch's Rock S, Manager at Witch's Rock Surf Camp, responded to this review

Hola Thank you for your very important critique of our hotel. Your insight is a helpful tool for us so we can improve our services to make our guests as comfortable and happy as possible. We strive to give our clients a positive and memorable holiday experience. We apologize for any inconvenience you experienced during your stay with us. Thank...

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We were excited to try Volcano Brewing Company, but were majorly disappointed. I actually preferred drinking pilsen while we were in costa rica. Really cool that there is a brewery, but it needs some time to figure out its beer recipes still.

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2Thank Alyssa S
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Stayed in 3 different rooms over my 4 nights at the main complex on the beach. Restaurant on site was decent. My single room was great - place to sleep, shower, change. What more do you need? You're in paradise, so the room is trivial in my opinion - who wants to spend time in there anyway?? I was traveling...

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Vernon, B.C.
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Just returned from a very enjoyable week in Tamarindo Costa Rica. We stayed at the recommended Witch's Rock Surf Camp and we really enjoyed ourselves. Let me give some details. First of all, we stayed in "Joe's Apartment". The owner used to reside in this apartment with his family but they recently moved out. Now it has become a nice...

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1Thank Silverwoods
Arlington, VA
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Stayed here December 2016. Selected Intermediate Surfing program. My room was the PH all the way to the end, I believe #9. Strong sewage smell inside the room for all the days I stayed there. Woke me up at night, it was putrid & pungent. When mentioned to staff, they said oh it gets like that when it rains hard....

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Witch's Rock Surf Camp is a small beach front hotel in Playa Tamarindo, Costa Rica. We have 18-rooms on the beach directly in front of the best surfing waves in Tamarindo, Costa Rica. We are located 45 minutes away from Liberia (LIR) Airport. We cater to surfers and anyone that wants to learn how to surf in Costa Rica. Come and join us for the surfing vacation of your life. Call Now! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Witch's Rock Surf Camp

Address: Enfrente de Economy Rental Car | Playa Tamarindo, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo
Price Range: £97 - £129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
Also Known As:
Witch`s Rock Surf Camp Hotel Tamarindo
Witchs Rock Surf Camp Tamarindo
Witchs Rock Surf Camp Hotel
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“Go Surf!!!”
raymondsb1966, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The penthouse rooms are huge and the deck is awesome.”
ljsays2016, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room #9 has the sewer smell but a nice verandah”
fawlcon, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
“who cares about the room, you're there to shred some waves and drink some beers”
647ericf, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“This is a tough one. When it is busy, the ground floor rooms may not be the best choice but they were perfect for us.”
stevedU6664TT, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
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