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Playa Grande Surf Camp

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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the most amazing time surfing with Vidier. He is the best Instructor that we've ever had. The accommodations are sizeable, clean and nice. Food and service were great. Staff/Management were visible, friendly and helpful. Can't wait to go back to Playa Grande Surf...More

Thank kgriffith33
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

This surf hostel was pretty rad, very low key, with basic amenities - but everything you would need! There's a small grocery store nearby so we were able to cook most of our meals. It's a short walk to the beach, but to get to...More

Thank Zoe T
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Less than 100m to a great beach, affordable and comfortable. Sam and Sarah go out of their way to ensure a positive experience and Vidier is a fantastic surf coach. The fact that due to it’s National Park status, the beach is free of vendors...More

Thank Alphonse B
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Went here two years ago and had a lot of fun, so decided to do it again this year. The surf camp was great, clean and right by the beach. The owners were really nice - I had a lot of fun going out with...More

Thank Benjamin R
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Every one who worked there was very welcoming and chilled. Rooms were clean and comfortable. The restaurants that's attached is very good. The lessons were great and I was surfing in no time. It's a great place to stay!

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
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Price range
US$47 - US$68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$47 - US$68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (3)
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Kevin A
16 February 2017|
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Response from X5528YAdanielleb | Reviewed this property |
Renting a car is the best way. We rented a car from Nosara to Playa Grande and then returned it at the airport. We started our trip in CR by using shuttles but it turned out to be super expensive and renting a car allows you... More
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Terry C
30 January 2017|
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Response from PGSC | Property representative |
We have 2 different lines of wifi that work great.
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Room Tips
"Only the rooms with A/C. Seriously."
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"Splurge on the AC if it's within your budget...the 'triangle' rooms made me feel like a kid again"
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"The shared pilotes are an amazing value"
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"just email Gerry- he is very responsive and a great host"
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