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Iguana Surf

M. Norte Del Hotel Diria 100, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
+506 2653 0613
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Tamarindo's Original Surf Shop, We have taught over 80,000 Surf Lesson, We have over 150 Surfboards for Rent, We also offer Kayak Tours, Canopy Tours, ATV Tours, Scuba Diving, Horseback riding, Sailing/snorkeling Tours, volcano tours, and much more.
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“group lesson” (23 reviews)
“pura vida” (62 reviews)
“costa rica” (79 reviews)
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M. Norte Del Hotel Diria 100, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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+506 2653 0613

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the best time learning to surf with David (aka Bimbo). He made it really fun for us. Despite some wipe outs, he was so encouraging and got us back up on the board. Next time I'm back in Tamarindo, I will definitely head...More

Thank kacyk2
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you! David was so stoked when he saw this review and remembered how much fun he had surfing with your group! He is always smiling and makes a new friend everyday. We really appreciate you taking your time to share how much fun you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me and my girlfriend took the surf lesson for Beginners and it was amazing! Our instructor Keylor was the best and always attentive with a positive attitude. Add to that Christian and Grillo who were so hospitable when we entered the shop and explained everything...More

Thank Julien Y
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey Julien! Sounds like you and your girl caught some fun waves, we are stoked you two had so much fun surfing with us! Keylor is a great instructor and totally loves surfing, we are lucky to have him! The boys in the shop are...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

There are few compliments that are equal to, "I'm going back!" However, "I'm going back and this time I'm bring my family" is a higher compliment yet. These guys are much more than a surf operation. You may utilize them to help plan your entire...More

Thank James J
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow James! you are too kind! You're totally right, there is nothing better that we hear when our guests had so much fun and love our little beach town so much, that the whole family is coming next!! So Stoked on this review dude! We...More

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I booked a Catamaran Boat excursion through Iguana Surf and it was one of the highlights of our trip! The tour guide Ken was awesome and so much fun!! The boat was very nice and mama makes a delicious lunch to enjoy...More

Thank lmegierski
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are delighted to hear you and your boyfriend had a wonderful time on you Catamaran adventure! It is one of our favorite activities all well because the incredible sunsets you can see, sounds you guys saw an extra beautiful sunset during your tour! Thank...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

I spent a month in Tamarindo studying español and was lucky enough to get to surf with Iguana. I got to know all of the instructors and guys in the shop and they are some of the greatest people you'll meet in Costa Rica. Everyone...More

Thank lesleebriggs
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank for the awesome review Leslee! We were all sad to see you go after such a long visit but have a good feeling we will see you back again soon for some more waves. WE are stoked to hear you are putting your skills...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017

We booked a couples surf class for 65 USD per person. The instructor was nice, but he only helped one of us out during the hour long session, there was not much of a class for my boyfriend. It was like we rented the boards...More

Thank XimenaGlez
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review XimenaGlez, we appreciate hearing feedback from all of our guests but feel that you have graded us unfairly here. We apologize your lesson was not everything you imagined it to be. You purchased a...More

Reviewed 31 August 2017

My kids loved the surf lesson. It was great, they provided exceptional instruction for first time surfers. The staff were are all so friendly. David, Bimbo, Grillo, Chocolate, and Daniella all provided a great experience. It was just what the kids needed and more. Don't...More

Thank rm1836
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow! We absolutely love this review! Thank you rm1836 for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are stoked you and your family created fun and lasting memories surfing with us and hanging out in Tamarindo. When a family comes a long...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017

Iguana Surf is a perfect "one stop for everything". Ale was fast to respond and could arrange just about anything we could think to do. Our group was 14 to 60 years old and everyone had a terrific time. Surf instructors (KeKe!) were super friendly...More

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IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2017

Is it ok if we use that tagline, "one stop for everything"? We love it! Ale is a total library of knowledge about Tamarindo and Costa Rica. It sounds like your group is our favorite type, ADVENTUROUS! It doesn't matter how old or young a...More

Reviewed 26 August 2017

From the moment we walked into the shop, our experience was great. Friendly staff, and we were able to walk in and book a semi-private lesson that we started immediately. My brother and I have each only taken one surf lesson before, so the refresher...More

Thank amatacchieri
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Wow, sounds like you and your bro picked up surfing right where you left off! Its not so easy so you two must be total naturals on a surfboard! We are always stoked when we can help surfer's get back in the water for some...More

Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

It's pretty cool when you can just leave your kids to the pros. They came back surfers, and we felt like we left with new friends! Such a comfortable environment. Abraham and Anthony took great care of our kids! I highly recommend.More

Thank Stratmama
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Thank you for the 5 star review Stratmama! We want every surfer that comes through our shop to leave as part of our world-wide surf family! We love what we do a Iguana Surf and are thankful for stoked surfers like your kids and hope...More

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Andrea G
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
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
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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