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Surf Simply

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Fort Collins, Colorado
Reviewed 26 January 2014

My 23 year old son, Tristan, and I just spent one of the best weeks of our lives, surfing and bonding at Surf Simply. Surf Simply leaves nothing out of their guest's experience. Superb staff, excellent food, an extremely relaxing and friendly atmosphere and the BEST (and I mean, THE BEST) surf coaches that you could ask for. Our coaches,...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 11 January 2014

Wonderful experience for every level of surfer from me, the total beginner, to my 24 year old twin sons who were rusty surfers but quickly rebounded to their past levels and beyond and even my husband, a nonsurfer, due to some recent surgery. There was plenty of family time to connect after surfing due to the Wi-Fi and delicious group...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 5 January 2014

My new husband and I went to Surf Simply this past December for our honeymoon. From the second we landed in Liberia, everything was great. They arranged for transportation to and from the airport, all of the meals were AMAZING (Sarah should be on Top Chef;), our instructor Jessie was so knowledgeable and helpful with every lesson, she definitely helped...

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2Thank BonnieCLattimore
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 January 2014

Interested in a surfing holiday? I cannot recommend highly enough the ABSOLUTE BEST place on the planet... Surf Simply in Nosara, Costa Rica! My husband and I took our 18 and 19 year old sons with us and it was, without a doubt, the best vacation (of many!!) we have taken. It doesn't matter if you are a beginner or...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 15 December 2013

This place is amazing! My wife and I were supposed to go to Surf Simply a couple of years ago but she injured herself skiing and we had to cancel (see my previous review - Ru was very helpful and accomodating with our unexpected cancellation). Fast forward a couple years and we’re almost glad that she injured herself! Had it...

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3Thank JakeJ3535
Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 11 December 2013

Amazing location, excellent staff - amazing retreat. Learned a lot AND had fun. Went with my boyfriend who is a very experienced surfer. I'm very beginner. There were all levels in between, and everyone advanced in leaps and bounds throughout the week. The coaches are professional and knowledgeable; technical, but not TOO much as to be inaccessible. The casitas were...

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1Thank lspin625
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 13 October 2013

It's been 85 days since my trip to Surf Simply and I still can't stop thinking about what an amazing time I had. I often catch myself day dreaming about the entire experience and find myself raving to all of my family, friends and anyone who surfs (regardless of skill level) about how they need to check it out! I...

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3Thank JAYFIVETEN
Wp, Florida
Reviewed 7 September 2013

We had a great family vacation with our college-age kids here at Surf Simply. It was great to do something outdoors and active together as a family. Twice daily surfing lessons, delicious food and lots of family bonding time. The instructors were incredibly encouraging, knowledgeable and patient -- pushing you just enough to learn, but still keeping it fun. I...

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3Thank Risa T
The OC
Reviewed 3 September 2013

So the family (two adults, two teenagers) returned for our third trip to Surf Simply. It really is spectacular in so many ways. The same stuff everyone says: great coaching (the four of us were at three different levels and we EACH got better - and inspired to do better when we got home), great people, great food, great weather,...

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3Thank Gordon M
Reviewed 15 August 2013

If you want to learn to surf, you need to come here. If you want to be surrounded by a crew of people w wonderful energy who are really smart, come here. If you want to eat really yummy and amazing food made w whole and fresh ingredients, come here. Awesome yoga? Fantastic massage? You guessed it... come here. This...

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  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surf Simply has broken the surf camp mold by providing coaching of a standard one would usually expect to receive in more mainstream sports. The makes of the Surf Simply podcast (available on iTunes) offer all inclusive package from their beautiful boutique surf coaching resort in Nosara, Costa Rica. You stay incorporates not only - video analysis, theory sessions on everything from board design to surf forecasting, pool training and in water coaching during your two fun surf session each day; but also transfers, accommodation, yoga classes, massage, fresh home cooked food and a variety of destinations in the evening from beach BBQs to stunning cliff top restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Surf Simply

Address: Playa Guiones, Nosara, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Nosara
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Surf Simply Costa Rica/Nosara
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