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Address: Sesame street, Dominical beach | 50mts west of Diuwak Hotel., Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
Phone Number:
+506 8673 9543
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07:00 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 07:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Description:

We give personalized attention. (1 instructor per 3 person ratio).

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We give personalized attention. (1 instructor per 3 person ratio).

  We are local! When you choose to surf with us you support a small family business not a foreign company. Experience Costa Rica the way it should be.

  We count with all accreditations and certifications for instructing since 2007. Trust the local experts!

Our services:

Daily Surf Lessons - Surf Camp Packages - Board Rental

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Deb is knowledgeable, freindly, and humble

I took a two hour surfing lesson from Deb while I was in Dominical. She offered excellent advice all the way around: she made a great assessment of my past experience (I had... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 February 2016
Chip H
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Blanchardville, Wisconsin
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Blanchardville, Wisconsin
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

I took a two hour surfing lesson from Deb while I was in Dominical. She offered excellent advice all the way around: she made a great assessment of my past experience (I had surfed when I was younger); picked a great board; spent a good amount of time on the beach talking to me about safety and strategy for getting... More 

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Thank Chip H
Bellevue, Washington
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

Debbie is fantastic personality and great surfing teacher. She explained everything so well, that I was able to start basic surfing on 3rd attempt. And she made me completely exhausted in just 2 hours :) Thank you, Debbie!

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Thank DmitryGancho
debbiesurfergirl, Propietario at Dominical Surf School, responded to this review

Hey there Dmitry!!! Thanks so much for the review. Hope you guys enjoyed the rest of your vacations in CR! More 

Buenos Aires, Argentina
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016

Debbie is sooo good with kids! Our 7 and 11 year old took surfing lessons from Debbie for three days a row. Both of them got up on the first time. She is fun and gets the kids engaged quickly. Next week my husband decided to take lessons from her! Thank you so much Debbie for best excperience ever! Kadi... More 

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Thank Kadi K
debbiesurfergirl, Propietario at Dominical Surf School, responded to this review

Thank you so much Kadi!!! Im very looking forward to see the rest of the family surfing this coming week! More 

Sylvan Lake, Canada
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016

I would not go to another place for surf lessons. Debbie was amazing! I would recommend her to anyone and everyone.

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Thank 0224CAH1987
debbiesurfergirl, Gerente at Dominical Surf School, responded to this review

Thank you so much!! More 

Truckee, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

My husband and I rolled into Dominical, wanting to possibly just rent boards and go for it on our own. However, once we met Debbie, we decided that taking a lesson from her might be a wise move. We were not disappointed, Debbie is fantastic! Dominical Surf School provided us with very stable long boards, and Debbie took time with... More 

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Thank blake l
debbiesurfergirl, Propietario at Dominical Surf School, responded to this review

I feel more than flattered, thank you guys soooo much!! Hope you had a safe return to SJO after my driving directions hehehe. More 

fayetteville, ar
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015

Debbie and her dad have been great this whole week. They not only have some great boards and tips, they do a great job of explaining the Dominical way of life!! There is more to learning a skill than just the skill itself! Understanding how to get up on a board is just the beginning!! From there, you learn about... More 

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debbiesurfergirl, Propietario at Dominical Surf School, responded to this review

Heck yeah!!! Super stoked on your comment, can't be any happier to share my passion for surfing and my town and get such nice words back from my awesome student's. I'm glad you had a good time with us. Thank you very much Brant! More 

Amersfoort, The Netherlands
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

We did two lessons with Debbie and we learned a lot about the basics of surfing. Debbie explained everything cleary and she managed to get us on our feet in the first lesson!

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Thank brent262
Shanghai, China
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2015

The lessons with Jossue were excellent, he gave us information about the rip current and what to do if we are in such current. He gave tips for a more rapid take off and shows how to turn right or turn left. We appreciated the break in the middle of the lessons with water and pineapple! The second lesson at... More 

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Thank Evlyn N
Huntington Beach, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015

Oscar was a great instructor. My kids (10 and 13) were standing up on boards within the first five minutes of the lesson. He was great with the kids and Debbie had great communication with us during the booking process. Would highly recommend and will be back next time wet are in Costa Rica!

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Thank Christine F
Brussels, Belgium
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015

Debbie was a great instructor. She explains me really well the basics to start to do surf. After she go with you in the sea to help you to catch the waves. She explains you security too, what is really important. She's really a kind girl. I had a lot of fun.

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