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Surf With Amigas- Women's Surf and Yoga Retreat

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 11 January 2017

An amazing retreat to learn how to surf and to experience all that northern Nicaragua has to offer from beautiful beaches to volcano boarding. If you are considering a surf retreat, I highly recommend this one. Great conditions and coaching translated into an incredibly fun learning environment.

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Reviewed 10 January 2017

I met truly an amazing group of people and learned something great about myself. I will recommend this adventure to everyone I know! Thank you Holly, all the instructors and all my new friends that I met on this trip. Monika

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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

I wanted the get away on a solo vacay that involved Adventure and relaxation. I wanted to be active and have fun a chill. Surf with amigas fulfilled all of these goals! Great instructors - not competitive environment at all which I wanted. Great yoga and great adventure. The resort was very nice- not fancy but clean and nice and...

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Fenton, Michigan
Reviewed 18 November 2016

If you’re considering booking a retreat with Surf with Amigas, do it!! This trip was so incredible! Every part of it! First of all, I was the least experienced with surfing and the coaches and the amazing girls I met were so helpful and encouraging! There’s coaching in the water, coaching on land and videos to review after each surf...

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Reviewed 15 October 2016

Trip: Nicaragua Magnific Rock October 1st/8th 2016 I typically do not write reviews or am much of social media person, however I felt "Surf with Amigas" more than deserved an excellent review! This is my second trip with "Surf with Amigas" and I honestly did not think a vacation could have been any better than my last trip with them...

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1Thank Sarah S
Lake Tahoe (California), California
Reviewed 4 August 2016

You're reading this review wondering if you should book, right? Undoubtedly, you should! You're questioning your age, your surf skills, and your apprehension to composting toilets perhaps? Well, the Surf with Amigas and Coco Loco experience does not disappoint. When you find yourself after second breakfast forgetting what day of the week it is, and you're wondering how many days...

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Saint-Martin, Saint-Martin
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Surf with Amigas in Northern Nicaragua was an incredible experience. i went on this trip with my mom and one of my girlfriends, but i made plenty of new friends too. Excellent surfing instruction, great choices of boards, incredible spots, and such fun vibes the whole time! All levels were made to feel comfortable and challenges were at the ready...

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1Thank Alexandria S
Houston
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

I have been on all types of trips but this one has stabbed its place at the top. Easily #1. I went alone and immediately felt the great energy and friendliness of the surf instructors. They are there to make sure you improve your surf experience but also to have fun at the same time. Even though it was only...

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Long Beach, CA
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

I went on a Costa Rica retreat and had previously done a Nicaragua retreat. The surf was a lot of fun. The instructors were fun and insured we caught a lot of waves. The water is super warm. The instructors were very laid back in that you didn't have to surf.... I actually went on a bike ride and explored...

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 29 February 2016

I did two Surf With Amigas retreats in 2015, both in Nicaragua. They were both fantastic. The instructors work very hard to make sure you learn, feel safe, and push yourself to the limit you're comfortable with. The food is also authentic and delicious. There is a reason everyone is obsessed with second breakfast--my favorite meal of the day! There...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surf With Amigas is Nicaragua's only women's surf and yoga retreat where women can come together as group of amigas and learn to surf or improve their surfing under the guidance of a professional surfer, namely Holly Beck. Holly was on the world tour for years until deciding a few years ago that she wanted to settle down in Nicaragua and share the surf stoke with other amigas. Along with her amazing staff and awesome beachfront resort in northern Nicaragua, Holly has created a unique experience that many women have called the best of their lives. What sets Surf With Amigas apart from other women's surf retreats you might encounter? 1) Holly's surf-coaching, both in the water and with daily video-captured sessions and slow motion analysis of all your waves; 2)the uncrowded waves of northern Nicaragua- we have spots to ourselves unlike southern Nica; 3) our beachfront resort is awesome! Come find out for yourself! ... more   less 

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Address: Manzano Dos, Chinandega 10000, Nicaragua (Formerly Suave Dulce Surf Camp)
Region: Nicaragua > Chinandega Department > Chinandega
Number of rooms: 5
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