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Chica Brava Surf Retreat

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

I moved to San Juan del Sur from California in 2005 and have had access to beach and surf for over 12 years. Yet, I have never felt comfortable in the ocean so I would sit and watch people swim and surf for the last...More

1  Thank vinyasavanessa
Reviewed 27 November 2017

I had an amazing experience with ChicaBrava. The surf instruction was top notch. The instructors were friendly, outgoing, and clearly knew a lot about how to teach a beginner. I felt empowered by them and excited to get in the ocean every day! I traveled...More

1  Thank carlymbruski
Reviewed 9 November 2017

There truly are no words to describe just how amazing this experience was for me (and my two friends). I began the camp with such a profound fear of the ocean that I barely dipped my toes in the Pacific before camp started. By the...More

1  Thank bostontravelbug4
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I went in to this trip presuming that I’d have some fun, get a bit more comfortable in the ocean, and learn how to pop up on a board, but I left with a lot more than that. Chica Brava inspired in me a love...More

1  Thank BelleCalifornia
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

I spent two weeks with ChicaBrava. My first week I spent in San Juan Del Sur at Surf House (during co-Ed week) and the second week I spent at Playa Colorado in Hacienda Iguana community. Both weeks were very different since San Juan was in...More

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Breakfast included
Beachfront
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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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"Cloud Farm is quieter, more beautiful, and has an amazing view + pool"
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"Rooms assigned, bring earplugs to the Surf House."
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"Bring earplugs and white noise app because the town itself can be noisy at night (motorcycles, music)."
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"If you stay at the Surf House downtown, bring ear plugs- it gets loud. Other than that, it was perfect!"
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