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Sunset Surf Dominical - Day Lessons

275 m SW, 95 m SE of Bank Of Costa Rica, Dominical 11901, Costa Rica
+506 8917 3143
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Perfect place to learn how to surf

Went with teenage son to surf for the first time .The instructors were excellent and clearly knew... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Annie e
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Outstanding teachers and very professional

Dylan and his team taught our group so much in such a short time. I had lessons on another trip to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David Y
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We are proud supporters of 1% for the Planet, Surf rider Foundation, and Sea Shepherd. Our instructors are certified by the ISA , Costa Rican Lifeguard Association, and are all avid surfers from around the globe. We will turn you from a "never ever" to an "intermediate" surfer by the time you leave our surf camp! If you are in intermediate surfer we will transport you to different surf locations where we will work on all aspects surfing point breaks to big beach break. Not only will we teach you everything you need to know about surfing we will show you around Costa Rica and make sure you experience this jungle paradise! Drop us an email to discuss booking a surf lesson or joining our surf camp.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
275 m SW, 95 m SE of Bank Of Costa Rica, Dominical 11901, Costa Rica
+506 8917 3143
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with teenage son to surf for the first time .The instructors were excellent and clearly knew their sport and the beach we were learning on. My son did much better than me and they took him off to another beach where they helped him...More

Thank Annie e
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dylan and his team taught our group so much in such a short time. I had lessons on another trip to Costa Rica, but this was 1000 times better. There team worked hard to make sure everyone got up on their boards. We always felt...More

Thank David Y
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Superb. Surfing in the rain for a beginner lesson was amazing and powerful, and the intermediate lesson at Dominicalito was awesome! The whole experience was well-curated by Dylan, from clear and helpful safety information to kind and positive feedback for a bunch of total beginner...More

Thank Suki D
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I was so scared of surfing and had a wonderful time! Beginner lessons are in the white water so it didn't feel dangerous. Our instructor was Jorge and he was great. Made me feel very safe and helped me stand up on the board every...More

Thank sarahdnyc
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Booked a beginner lesson for my two sons (10 and 12 yrs old) and myself, on the suggestion from a friend. Dylan went out if his way to accommodate us, not having a scheduled lesson that day. He took the time to focus on surfing...More

Thank Herb S
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I booked a surf lesson with Sunset Surf for our short stay in Dominical. All of the instructors were very helpful and we wish we had time to book a second class in the intermediate group. We had a group of 9...More

Thank LMT123456
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Dylan is a wizard for sure. My son and I have never touched a surf board but decided to give it a try. After a very informative safety lesson and some practice on the beach, we headed to the ocean and Dylan had both of...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2017

If you're at all thinking about surf lessons, if you're even only 1% inclined to do so, check out Sunset Surf Dominical. We've got twin 14-year-olds, and we're in our 50's and 60's ourselves, none of us have any surfing experience, and we were all...More

Thank Catullus51
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I found Sunset Surf Dominical by "surfing" the internet.My review is not just of the day lessons but the whole week experience. I was a bit nervous sending two college age girls there not knowing anything about it but it was fantastic in every way....More

Thank fletcherobrien
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Dylan and his team are amazing teachers. I intended to try surfing once and then forget it. My mom wasn't interested in surfing at all as she was certain she was not coordinated enough.They promised my mom that they would have her up by the...More

Thank Rachel W
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Questions & Answers
18 January 2017|
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Response from CostaRicaSurf81 | Property representative |
Hello Eleni_96 Sunset Surf can accommodate any size group and and charge $55 p.p. for beginner surf lessons and $60 p.p. for intermediate surf lessons. They include everything you will need even organic sunblock! Have a... More
2 December 2015|
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Response from CostaRicaSurf81 | Property representative |
I agree with John first take a lesson so you understand ocean safety and the proper mechanics of getting up on a surf board then you can practice on your own in the white water. Then you should join an intermediate class... More