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Address: | On the beach, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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+506 2656 0590
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Full service Surf School in Playa Samara, Costa Rica. Beginner and advanced...

Full service Surf School in Playa Samara, Costa Rica. Beginner and advanced surf lessons, surf tours, surfboard rentals, surfboard repairs. Most experienced instructors in the area (bilingual). Plus kayak/snorkeling tours, boogieboard rentals, fishing trips and much more.

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We were pleased with our lesson by Paul and then on return rentals Noldan was extremely helpful when we came back for rentals. They have a great shop. Thanks!!!

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Salt Lake City Utah
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Amsterdam
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a 1.5 hour lesson for 45 dollars. The instructor taught my partner to surf which we thought was impossible. Some negatives were that the first half of the lesson was a bit pointless as the instructor mostly talked and used a white board to explain useless info. Instructor was fairly patronising. But if you can handle that then... More 

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Salt Lake City Utah
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were pleased with our lesson by Paul and then on return rentals Noldan was extremely helpful when we came back for rentals. They have a great shop. Thanks!!!

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Thank kjswensen
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4 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My boyfriend and I went to C&C for a surfing lesson, Paul was our guide and he was so nice and professional, he made the experience wonderful for both of us. If you take a lesson there, the school lets you use their surfboards free of charge for the next few days so that was amazing we could practice. Samara... More 

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Thank Daya C
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5 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We picked C&C Surf School because they have a big sign in front of the surf-shack that says "HAVE FUN" - and having fun while learning to surf was our goal. We are a family of three - a couple in their 30s and an 11 year old girl, and none of us had surfed before arriving in Costa Rica.... More 

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Thank Tim P
Westminster, Vermont
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have learned so much from these guys in the last year!! I have made two trips trips to Samara this winter. At 55 I was determined to learn how to catch my own green wave. Learning how to catch and ride white water is one thing! I have had many good beginner lessons! C&C instructors can take you to... More 

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Thank beccapedigo
Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Noland at C & C Surf School was a great instructor. He got all four from our group up and riding waves in. (2 teenage girls and two women) I am over 50 and average fitness. What a great thrill. I would go back in a heartbeat. There are several surf schools on Samara Beach and I highly recommend Noland... More 

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Thank Redsuitcase2015
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great place for family surf lessons! We learned about safety in the water and techniques for standing up and getting off the board, and then were helped in the water. Our instructor continued to follow up with us the next day with tips and advice when we were using the boards. Very friendly and helpful.

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Thank Monica G
Minot, North Dakota
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Didier is the man! He went through thorough safety and basics for my Girlfriend and I who were both pretty much first time surfers before taking us out in the water. You can tell he actually wants you to understand and enjoy your experience! He was great in the water and got us both to the point where we could... More 

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Waubaushene
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Surfing was on my bucket list, I had had one lesson elsewhere before taking this one with Didier. This was so much more detailed, the focus was not only on me getting onto the board, but encompassed so much about safety, board inspection, wave patterns and rip currents, etc. None of that was discussed in my first lesson. Being in... More 

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Thank BobbinWaubaushene
Vancouver, Canada
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6 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a first time surfers (both myself and my son) we were not sure what to expect but Didier, our instructor, made the experience very enjoyable. He explains all the safety rules and techniques and it is pretty much guaranteed that but h end of his lessons you will be able to surf. We would definitely go back to this... More 

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