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Address: Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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+506 8878 0880
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Del surf school is located on beautiful Playa Santa Teresa, on the pacific...

Del surf school is located on beautiful Playa Santa Teresa, on the pacific side of Costa Rica.

We host daily surf lessons for all levels from Beginners through Intermediate.

Surf lessons are scheduled according to ocean conditions and tide charts, we set the lessons at the best time during the day, this way we can promise optimal conditions, safety and fun.

All surf lessons are group classes with a good ratio of 1 surf instructor per 2.5 Surfers participants.

All crew members include Amit Londner, owner and founder, are qualified, certified, lifeguard and first-aid trained and certified, all are profesional well experienced with teaching surfing and very friendly.

Beginners surf lesson will set on "white water", a safe zone where the water height get to the surfers chest height maximum so that the surfer will have full control on his body. These white water provide a mellow and gentle waves, yet strong enough to take the beginner on a smooth raid all the way to the shore.

Intermediate surf lessons, when conditions allow us we would love to take those surfers how wishes to improve their surfing and move on the next level in surfing.

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Second time's a charm!

My partner and I just came back from our second visit to Santa Teresa, where we once again took a series of surf lessons with Amit and his crew at Del Soul. The experience was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Jean G
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Peterborough, Canada

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Peterborough, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I just came back from our second visit to Santa Teresa, where we once again took a series of surf lessons with Amit and his crew at Del Soul. The experience was just as positive the second time around. Amit is very professional and efficient, and at the same time super encouraging, endlessly patient, funny and just... More 

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DelSoul88, Owner at Del Soul Surf School, responded to this review

Thank you lovely Jean and Cal Always a pleasure being with you and surfing with you Pura vida More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was very skeptical of actually surfing as I am not very coordinated. I was wrong! The surf instructors were so helpful, laid back and exquisite teachers! I felt comfortable and surfed about 10 waves successfully! The beginner lesson took about 2 hours. You learn how to stand up, balance and control your board. There were 2 instructors and 5... More 

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DelSoul88, Owner at Del Soul Surf School, responded to this review

thanks so much for your review, looking forward to surf with you in the future More 

Winnipeg, Canada
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited Santa Teresa again this year and surfed 7 days with Amit and his team, it was once again a very positive experience. It was a thrill to improve our skills enough to go out to the line. We couldn't have done it without them! They take you and the boards to the beach, they give... More 

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DelSoul88, Owner at Del Soul Surf School, responded to this review

it always a pleasure to surf with students that has been surfed with us in the past and wishing to learn more and improve, it was great fun to have you both once again, thanks Stephanie and Kevin you are much appreciated Pura Vida More 

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017

Trying surfing was always on my bucket list. My boyfriend and I decided to take a class, after reading the great reviews. He has surfed before, but decided to come with me. We both had a fantastic day. I'm sure there are many places to try, and in fact we saw cheaper places in Tamarindo. But seeing the crowded lessons... More 

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DelSoul88, Manager at Del Soul Surf School, responded to this review

I'm happy that your experience with Del Soul surf school was good and that you feel this way about our surf lessons, we do try to keep the classes not too busy and with a good ratio of instructors per participants thanks so much for your review Pura vida More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Real helpful staff. We knew nothing about surfing but decided to just rent boards without taking lessons. The guys at the shop gave us tips and were super cool and helpful $10 a day for a board and you can switch to smaller ones as you get more comfortable

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DelSoul88, Manager at Del Soul Surf School, responded to this review

thanks guys! much appreciated More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I took 2 surf lessons and 1 day of board rental at Del soul. We chose this shop because of its great reviews, and I would definitely say it lived up to its hype. Amit and the other instructors were fabulous, always felt safe, 2 students per instructor only, and really nice and fun to be around.... More 

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DelSoul88, Owner at Del Soul Surf School, responded to this review

appreciate your kind review hope to surf with you both in the future pura vida More 

Nova Scotia South Shore, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

My wife and I are beginners. Amit and his team keep the groups small, the atmosphere positive, and most importantly he gets results. Be prepared; you'll be standing on the board quickly, and progressing........ This company deserves it's excellent rating.

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DelSoul88, Owner at Del Soul Surf School, responded to this review

its great to read you feel this way and to know you had such a good experience. much appreciate you sharing your experience looking forward to surfing with you again. Del Soul surf school team More 

Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

I have taken surf lessons in a number of places in the world....Amit and his team made it easy. Helped me make it look easy. Such an awesome experience!

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DelSoul88, Manager at Del Soul Surf School, responded to this review

thanks for this nice words. More 

Gresham, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Took some surf lessons. Everyone stands up first lesson. Super safe, super fun. I told Amit he was like Santa Claus handing out gifts to everyone. Everyone was laughing and yelling. He had 2-3 helpers there also. I did really good for a 66-year-old. His wife runs the shop and it is real easy to connect with them via email.... More 

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DelSoul88, Owner at Del Soul Surf School, responded to this review

hahaha its funny I'm super glad you had such a good experience with us, we will keep on the hard work for guys like you thanks for sharing this review More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Very friendly, gave us good advices and great price ! I highly recommend it to everybody ! Pura vida

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