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Del Mar Surf Camp

Main Entrance to Playa Guiones, Nosara, Costa Rica
1-855-8-335-627
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Frieda Zamba Sea Escape

I had the BEST TIME EVER on this surf trip!!!!!! I had the opportunity to spend a week with Maria... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2014
clairetuttle
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
Safe and Valuable

My boyfriend and I scheduled a 2 hour beginner lesson with Jesse our first day in Nosara. He ran... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2014
AuroraCeleste
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Del Mar Surf Camp is the premiere surf camp in Costa Rica with over nine years of experience teaching people how to surf. We provide a maximum of 2 to 1 student to instructor ratio with local Costa Rican surfers providing a safe and quality surf instruction guaranteed for everyone to catch waves. Our all inclusive surf camps include everything from daily yoga classes, daily nature walks & healthy meals to create the perfect vacation in paradise. You can be rest assured that your experience will exemplify the "Pura Vida" culture Costa Rica has to offer.
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27 Mar 2017
“Surfing day”
23 Dec 2016
“Amazing instructors!”
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Main Entrance to Playa Guiones, Nosara, Costa Rica
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1-855-8-335-627
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Reviewed 8 March 2014

I had the BEST TIME EVER on this surf trip!!!!!! I had the opportunity to spend a week with Maria Del Mar Alfaro (owner of Del Mar Surf Camp, a wonderful surfer and coach) and Frieda Zamba (Four time WORLD champion…and fantastic surf coach). We...More

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Del_Mar_Surf_Camp, Owner at Del Mar Surf Camp, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2014

Thank you so much for your review and for surfing with us once again! We hope to see you in Nosara in the near future! Pura vida!

Reviewed 11 February 2014

My boyfriend and I scheduled a 2 hour beginner lesson with Jesse our first day in Nosara. He ran the lesson (which was just the two of us and him) professionally, but kept it fun and light-hearted, encouraging us "not to overthink it." He went...More

1  Thank AuroraCeleste
Reviewed 3 September 2013

I spend a couple of days with Jesse from Del Mar, who is a fantastic instructor. I spent a number of years as a snowboard instructor and I know how difficult it can be to introduce beginners to board sports. He was extremely professional, fun...More

1  Thank Christopher U
Reviewed 28 August 2013

I cannot say enough about Del Mar Surf Camp. I just returned from Nosara and am trying to find surfing in NYC now that I'm hooked. Jesse was my instructor and I cannot imagine a better experience learning how to surf-- I felt safe with...More

1  Thank Kathryn H
Reviewed 14 May 2013

This was my second trip with Del Mar Surf Camp (first time Jaco) and as with the first trip we had a great time!! Nosara was beautiful and Angie, Andrei and Jessie took excellent care of us. Jessie is an excellent instructor, he improved my...More

1  Thank Christy V
Reviewed 18 March 2013

Signed up at the last minute with lessons with Jesse and I was super impressed. Very professional and safety conscious while also getting you out on the water and up on a surfboard quickly. My only regret was that I didn't have enough time to...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2013

After two years of being still a beginner surfer Jesse with Del Mar Surf Camp has taken my surfing to the next level. I could not have asked for a better instructor. He gave me the confidence to paddle outside into the lineup. He tweaked...More

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Reviewed 16 December 2012

We stayed at Casa Romantica and booked lessons with Del Mar through the hotel. The whole experience was great. Our instructor Jesse, was very friendly and knowledgeable. It wasn't long before my wife and I were catching waves. I would highly recommend Del Mar. An...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2012

This was my second experience with Del Mar Surf Camp (the first one was in Hermosa Beach) and they have yet to disappoint. I spent five days in Nosara and didn't have to worry about anything. Angie took care of every detail, Adriana was the...More

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Del_Mar_Surf_Camp, Owner at Del Mar Surf Camp, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2012

Thanks chica! It was a pleasure having you with us and we can´t wait to surf with you again soon. Nos vemos pronto en Nosara!!!!

Reviewed 12 May 2012

I was very nervous to try surfing, and was relieved to meet such wonderful women, passionate about surfing and teaching others. All of us stood up on our boards. it was the best day!!

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Del_Mar_Surf_Camp, Owner at Del Mar Surf Camp, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2012

We are truly blessed to be able to share our passion with others, and call it work!!! Thank you for your kind words, it was our pleasure surfing with you!

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