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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a trip of a lifetime. AMAZING!!! Although we don't surf we had a blast. The whole staff is friendly, accommodating and fun. Steve the house manager helped to make the trip a success. He is available all day every day to answer questions and provide his knowledge of Costa Rica. Steve truly makes you feel at home. In...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Real Surf Trips nailed it, we were so well taken care of and got to surf such fun waves!!!! Looking forward to many more. The vibe, the people and the food were everything we could hope for. THANKS REAL SURF TRIPS!!!!!! Warren and Kai

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Sebastopol, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was truly a unique and amazing surf trip! The whole staff is friendly and accommodating. Steve our house director was the key to our trip being so amazing! For starters, he cooks a mean breakfast every morning!! He took us to town, introduced us to locals. Took us to his favorite local spots, introduced us to his favorite local...

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Bob W, Owner at Real Surf Trips, responded to this review

Ashely and Dave, Was really a pleasure having you guys and the staff enjoyed hanging out with you guys as much as you enjoyed hanging out with them. This is a wonderful review and we really appreciate that you took the time to write this. Heard rumors you might come back soon?? Hahaha, take care and keep in touch, and...

Reviewed 7 February 2017

The best surf trip...let alone any trip I have been on. The Real Surf Trips experience was exactly what I was looking for when I was researching various surf locations on Waterways travel. CJ at waterways travel was able to get me connected with Bob, Steve and their team in Playa Negra and they provided the trip of a lifetime....

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Bob W, Owner at Real Surf Trips, responded to this review

James, It was a pleasure having you. Thanks so much for your generosity with the childrens dental clinic and we hope to see you back soon!

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 January 2017

The best surf trip I ever had so far! Bob Witty and his team are amazing people and provide high quality services during your stay to make your experience unforgettable. The villa is really nice, confortable and right in front of the spot. Everyday the team brings you to surf amazing uncrowded waves. I rent my gear on place and...

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Bob W, Owner at Real Surf Trips, responded to this review

Thanks Simon, we'll see you back in a few weeks!! Going to be epic!!

Placerville, California
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Just got back from an amazing surf vacation with Real Surf Trips in Costa Rica. We stayed at the Playa Avellanas house with a group of 8 friends. Bob Witty and his whole crew provided a great experience with exceptional customer service. It was definitely key to have their local knowledge and it made the trip effortless! The guys surfed...

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Bob W, Owner at Real Surf Trips, responded to this review

Thanks Minda & crew! You guys were awesome clients and the boys had just as much hanging out with you guys as well. Love the review, thanks so much and the pics are incredible! Really look forward to having you guys back soon, Pura Vida!!

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Steve's got it. Him, Bob, and the crew run one of the best all-inclusive (but not your typical all-inclusive) I've been to. Great people, great food, great location, great surf, it's everything you could ask for. My father and I arrived in Liberia for a week long stay. We're both avid surfers (ended up surfing 4-6 hours per day), so...

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Newport News
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Bob Witty and his staff were GREAT. We were fortunate enough to arrive at a good time when a swell came through in late October / early November and the surf was really good. Be prepared to be up and stirring around 4:30am to hit dawn patrol, come back, eat a killer breakfast, either (1) start another surf session or...

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bobsurfs007, Owner at Real Surf Trips, responded to this review

Thanks Tom! Was a pleasure having you and Stephen as our guests....pura vida!!

Aspen, Colorado
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

This was an amazing place to stay for the start of our trip! The house was amazing and the staff incredible. Big thanks to Bob, Steve, Gustavo and Cato for making truly an amazing experience. Incredible meals by Steve the breakfast king and Emilia our private dinner chef that never disappointed simply perfection! The Surf lessons we got were from...

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Ocean City, Maryland
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This was our second trip to CR with RST. These guys really turn the mainstream idea of an All-Inclusive trip - into something special. The location is gorgeous, with a <5 minute walk to Playa Negra'a beach. The house has a beautiful pool, tons of space, and most importantly wifi and A/C . But, the hospitality and personalized service really...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Search for Your All Inclusive Costa Rica Surf Trip Is Over. Welcome to Real Surf Trips, home of the most swell exposed and wave-rich surf zone throughout Costa Rica's Guanacaste coast. From beginner surf packages to the most perfect waves for experienced surfers looking to progress to that next level; this is exactly what an all inclusive surf trip is supposed to be. Whether you're looking to book a vacation rental for the entire family, or you just want to add in a few yoga classes to your Costa Rica surf trip, Real Surf Trips features every amenity and experience Costa Rica has got to offer! Nestled deep in the confines of a quaint and comfortable community whose charm can't be duplicated, all you have to do is show up at the airport and we take care of the rest: first class accommodations, one-of-a-kind service and over 20 years of local surf knowledge, guaranteed to give you the Costa Rica surf Trip you've been dreaming of! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Real Surf Trips

Address: Los Pargos, Playa Negra, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Negra
Price Range: $1,203 - $9,356 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Real Surf Trips Costa Rica/Playa Negra
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“The rooms are pretty much based on how far in advance you book the trip. Its a big house with several rooms. All rooms are great.”
 of 5 bubbles treym87, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are exceptional.”
 of 5 bubbles 882alisaa, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Couples or just a group of friends, Pro surfers to non-surfers, they have it all covered.”
 of 5 bubbles I2641HBmelissac, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
“perfect for traveling surfers, great service and food, makes the trip so easy to get waves great surf coaching for my 12 yr old”
 of 5 bubbles JackV937, 30 Jan 2016 | Read review
“air conditioning”
 of 5 bubbles Jim3065, 8 Jun 2015 | Read review
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