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Iguana Surf

M. Norte Del Hotel Diria 100, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
+506 2653 0613
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Surf Lessons in Tamarindo
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M. Norte Del Hotel Diria 100, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Spent a week in Tamarindo with my girlfriend, and one of the reasons we decided on Tamarindo is that it's supposed to be one of the best places in the world to learn to surf. Online and from people we met in town, we heard...More

Thank Harrison V
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this review

Hey Harrison! Thanks for taking the time to write us the amazing review! We are totally stoked you and your girlfriend had so much fun surfing with us. We love first time surfers at Iguana! Nothing is better than introducing the sport we love much...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of 5 of us had lessons last week with Iguana Surf. It was all of our first times surfing. And we all got up over and over. The waves were perfect and our instructors, Ki ke and Mateas, were super friendly and helpful....More

1  Thank Lauracleverley
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this review

Hey Laura, wow, thank you so much for taking your time to write us the amazing review! We are stoked to hear about the awesome time your group had surfing with us, the guys always love when they see comments like yours! We love our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had such a good experience, I came back from Playa de Coco (about an hour away) for a second lesson with David! This was my first time surfing, and David was patient and very encouraging! Everyone at the shop was great! Very welcoming and helpful!...More

Thank AliciaRM58
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this review

Hey Alicia, we really appreciate you taking the time to write us such an awesome review! David is a great instructor and really fun guy. He has been teaching surf a long time and loves what he does, he will enjoy reading this review! Come...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice activities and surf courses are offered there. You even get a discount on surf if you take a course. Special thanks to Natasha and Manuel. Natasha speaks 5 languages so even if you don't speak Spanish, she will be able to help you find...More

Thank MoNz_Black
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this review

We like noting but good vibes and fun waves at Iguana Surf! Sounds like you took full advantage of all the services we offer to make your visit to Tamarindo relaxed and easy! Thanks for writing us the review, come back again soon to hang...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Big thanks to Luis and Moises who taught my family and I how to surf! (The basics anyways.) We spent a few minutes on the beach followed by many many waves. We couldn’t stop smiling for hours. My son and I came back the next...More

Thank TRShark
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this review

Surfing families are our favorite because that is what we are at Iguana, one big surf family. There is one thing that gets us so stoked, and that is making dreams come true! Surfing is an incredible sport and experience that can't be very difficult....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here 3 times during our trip and had a great experience with everyone at the shop. Our surf lesson with KiKi was fantastic, and even though I have surfed before I definitely benefited from it. We went back and rented boards from them...More

Thank Cassandra L
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this review

Hey Cassandra, thanks for taking your time to write us this incredible review! We are so stoked every time we read a review like this one! At Iguana, we like to treat all of our guests like family and help them create amazing memories while...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everyone here is beyond friendly. We booked our air bnb at iquana surf condos, who owns the surf shop, and couldn't have been happier with the service they provided. From private shuttle service to and from the airport, to semi private surf lessons, board rentals,...More

Thank Christina R
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this review

Thank you Christina! We love your review and really appreciate you taking the time to write about your experience! Our goal at Iguana is to let you relax and have fun on vacation by treating our guests like family. Traveling can be stressful when someone...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a surf lesson from this location with the instructor, Kiki. I was very nervous as I had never surfed before. Kiki was a great instructor. First you have an instructional on the sand with your surf board then you hit the water. He...More

Thank Kitsypoo1
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this review

This is a great review, thank you for taking the time to write about all the fun you had surfing with us! We encourage everyone to give surfing a try even if it is a little out of your comfort zone. We make sure each...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were passing through and decided to rent a board for a few hours, the service here was amazing and they were very helpful in suggesting the right sized board, we paid $10 for 2 hours. I would recommend them to anyone. The beach was...More

Thank Andy B
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this review

Hey Andy, thanks for taking your time to write us this rocking review! Glad we could make your surf day in Tamarindo as "Pura Vida" as possible and hope you caught some waves out there! Good tip, it is hot, don't forget your sunscreen! Thanks...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Luis did a great job teaching my son and me how to surf. After only a 30-minute lesson we were able to catch some waves in the legendary Costa Rican surf. The photos cost extra, but we well worth the memories they represent.More

Thank Mick T
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this review

Hey Mick, thanks for writing us the awesome review! Sounds like you and your son are natural surfers and picked it up quick. Luis will be stoked to read this review and remember the great time everyone had during the lesson! We hope to see...More

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Andrea G
Do you have paddle boards also? Andrea
28 January 2017|
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Response from IguanaSurfVacations | Property representative |
Hi Andrea! Yes, here is the pricing info is on our website. $25.00 for 2 hours or $60 for the day. Let me know if you have any questions
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Lorie M
Hi Lindsay Just found out We will be in the area over Christmas. Wed like to get my adult son and his high school brother surf lessons for Christmas. Do you teach on Christmas Day? Are there tours? We will be in the volcano park area for 4 night then move to the coast 4 nights. If you only did 1 tour what would you choose? What is your direct email? Ours is tmac923 gmail Thank you Lorie and Tom
29 October 2016|
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Response from IguanaSurfVacations | Property representative |
Hi Guys! You can email us at the email addresss right on our website! Yes we have classes on Christmas Day! Top 2 tours are Sunset Sail cruise and full day adventure combo! Email us to set them up. Pura Vida!
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Allen C
Hi. We plan to come to Tamarindo in late July 2016 -- booked tics today! We definitely want to take surf lessons. Any discount if five of us sign up (2 adults and 3 kids)? Cheers!
9 March 2016|
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Response from IguanaSurfVacations | Property representative |
Hi Allen- Thanks for contacting us! We are stoked to hear you would like to come surf with us-- Yes we can offer a discounted rate for the whole family of 5 which would normally be $65/person for semi-private or $45/person... More
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