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Nalu

| 300 mts north from the main crossroad, next to Ronny#1 supermarket, Santa Teresa 0001, Costa Rica
+506 2640 0391
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Great experience with these guys. Ben, who owns the shop, was great - super friendly and... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Jim B
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Perfect lesson for beginners

We had a 90-minute lesson with Ben from Nalu for our first surfing experience and it could not have... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
Jennifer F
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New York, United States
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Nalu Surf School & Shop offers professional surf lessons 1, 3 & 5 day courses for all ages. New and used boards for sale. Ding repair, surf tours by land and boat, surf clothing and accessories. With 12 years experience in the area and 29 years surfing experience we will help you with all your surfing needs during your visit.
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| 300 mts north from the main crossroad, next to Ronny#1 supermarket, Santa Teresa 0001, Costa Rica
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+506 2640 0391
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great experience with these guys. Ben, who owns the shop, was great - super friendly and knowledgeable. I took 2 lessons with Edgardo and really enjoyed my time. He was patient, but also challenged me. Definitely helped me to become a better surfer. I highly...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We had a 90-minute lesson with Ben from Nalu for our first surfing experience and it could not have gone better. Ben is patient and a great teacher. He had three beginners (us and another woman) who all turned out to have different aptitudes for...More

Thank Jennifer F
Reviewed 8 May 2017

I met Ben (owner of Nula) through a mutual business acquaintance/friend during my yoga retreat in Montezuma. Once I found out he was a surf instructor I of course made arrangements for lessons. On the day of my lesson he was nice enough to pick...More

Thank SanfranTata
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

If your going to rent a board this is best place. It was recommended by a local Tico friend. They have a lot of choices and the prices are good. I have had very bad experiences retuning boards at other shops in the area where...More

Thank GaryMcCoy
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Ben was awesome, me and my friend did three days with him. I have surfed a bit before and my friend hasn't really done much other than surf the wash but we had a blast :) my friend was nervous about paddling out one of...More

Thank Andrea D
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I took surf lessons with Ben on three days. I had surfed before but didn't feel confident enough to go surfing on my own. Ben gave me great advice and showed me good ways to improve my technique. He is quite serious about surfing but...More

Thank Frau_Tiger
Reviewed 3 March 2017

My sister and me have been in Santa Teresa together. She surfed before, I only did wind- and kitesurfing. I was a little afraid of beeing the only absolute beginner in our Group, but soon I discovered that there should not be any worries. Ben...More

Thank DaniGePuraVida
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

I was so glad I took a lesson from these guys my first time surfing! It made a huge difference. They fit me in even though I hadn't made a reservation ahead of time and you can keep the board the rest of the day....More

Thank sallyjonathan2000
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Little did we know that we WOULD be able to stand up on that board and ride some waves. Ben gave us such excellent instruction and patiently helped me succeed despite some trepidation on my part. My husband was soon up and away on his...More

Thank Libby R
Reviewed 9 February 2017

The guys who taught our group gave us amazing tips when we went to Santa Teresa. The beach also has 3 breaks so they were the perfect waves for beginners. They made sure to walk you through how to get up and then they went...More

Thank Brittany W
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Rhett G
I've emailed you two different times about surf lessons and no response! Do you guys check your email ? I will be ST on May 24th
13 May 2017|
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Response from Nalusurfschool | Property representative |
Hello , Sorry you couldn't contact me seems strange as I always have my phone and check emails multiple times daily . Perhaps you sent a message on the website and there's a problem there?? Anyway were you looking for... More
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