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Young Vision Surf School

Lista de Correos, Montezuma 60111, Costa Rica
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Amazing teachers but remote

The teachers are amazing and they only take 2-3 surfers with them so you get their full attention... read more

Reviewed yesterday
MeliinaWanderlust
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Saint-Philippe, Canada
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Exotic experience

We had an awesome experience with Manuel and his team this afternoon. The man is kind... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Zach S
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Young Vision Surf School is a Costa Rican owned and operated surf school in Montezuma, Costa Rica. International Surf Association (ISA) Certified bilingual surf instructors and Certified Beach Rescue Lifeguards teach you about safety in the water, standing up on the board and catching waves of all sizes. Daily lessons include two hours of instruction, the use of the surf board, rash guard and fresh fruits. Contact us to fulfill your dream of surfing in paradise!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Lista de Correos, Montezuma 60111, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The teachers are amazing and they only take 2-3 surfers with them so you get their full attention. They will make you practice different things once you can stand up, which is good for improving. The fruit snack is very appreciated. The walk to get...More

Thank MeliinaWanderlust
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had an awesome experience with Manuel and his team this afternoon. The man is kind, professional, and generous. The long walk to Playa Grande was a pleasant experience chatting this Manuel and learning about him and the area. We all enjoyed his warm and...More

Thank Zach S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Knowledgeable team, very kids friendly (6 and 8 years old), everybody gets up on their board the first day ! thank you to Josef for his surfing pedagogy with the kids.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't go wrong with Young Vision. Manuel and his crew are truly passionate about what they do and where they live. We just took one afternoon lesson, but we learned a lot about surfing, and also about the local area and ecology. And of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great teachers, safe, fun and perfect for young children. Our two children aged 7 and 11 loved it and after one lesson were confidently standing up on the boards. They took safety very seriously and made sure they kept the group number small so that...More

Thank Jane H
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ManuelCespedes, Owner at Young Vision Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for choosing us to surf with your family. We're thrilled to know you and your kids had a great time. We hope to see you in the waves again one day! pura vida

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Young Vision in the best, don't look further! My friends and I took lessons from Manuel, Nego, Joseph, and Dillon and had no regrets. Manuel was my instructor and not only was he professional, experienced, and fun but he cared for all of our safety....More

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ManuelCespedes, Owner at Young Vision Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to share your experience. We had a great time surfing with all of you. We appreciate your support of our local Costa Rican company and we are so happy to share the waves with you. Come back soon!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I surfed for 5 days with the Young Vision Surf School. These guys are absolutely amazing. This was the best surfing experience of my life. I can’t say enough good things about them. Thanks Manuel! You are the best!

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ManuelCespedes, Owner at Young Vision Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much, it is an honour to be a part of your adventure. We are so glad you enjoyed your surf lessons. Pura vida!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You will not regret his experience. I am beyond thankful to have met Manuel. I’ve had extreme Blue Crush dreams since I was 13 and after spending the week working with Manuel, I have the confidence that I can carry this into my real life...More

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ManuelCespedes, Owner at Young Vision Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So proud of you! Carry on with everything you learned at home and we look forward to surfing with you again one day. Thank you for this great feedback and thank you for surfing with a local Costa Rican surf school. Pura vida!

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Reviewed 24 February 2018

I spent a week in Montezuma for a yoga and surf retreat, and I really lucked out that the surfing lessons were offered by Young Vision Surf School. Manuel and his team covered the basics and then pushed me to work my edge, safely but...More

Thank Chance K
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ManuelCespedes, Owner at Young Vision Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, we appreciate your comments very much. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your experience with us. We hope to see you back again one day to surf with us again! pura vida

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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

I took a few lessons at this school, and it was amazing. Manuel is a fast paced teacher that really feels your skill & progression and gets you up on that board fast. Had a blast hiking up to Playa Grande and learning all about...More

Thank Daniel T
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ManuelCespedes, Owner at Young Vision Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for surfing with us! We had a great time with you guys and we really hope to see you back again one day. We appreciate your support of a local Costa Rican company. Pura vida!

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fishermankenBR549
19 October 2017|
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Response from ManuelCespedes | Property representative |
Hi Ken, we don't offer fishing. We are a surf school offering surf lessons and retreats. For fishing you may want to check in with Zuma Tours here in Montezuma. Best regards!
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