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Learn to Surf - low budget in Costa Rica« on: October 03 2012 05:10:00 »
I am going to CR at the end of April and am looking for good, affordable! surf lessons. I am a total beginner (never been on a board...) and am travelling low budget and all I can find is combined surf camp (lessons + accomodation) offers for at least 800USD/week. Surely there must be better offers?!
RE: Learn to Surf - low budget in Costa Rica« Reply #1 on: October 03 2012 08:10:00 »
Costa Rica is over priced and over rated.
Go to Nicaragua, Peru or Dominican Republic
RE: Learn to Surf - low budget in Costa Rica« Reply #2 on: October 03 2012 15:10:00 »
Well, I am on a trip around the globe and I will be in Costa Rica anyway, so I wanted to extend my stay for some surfing time. I won't be in Peru, Nicaragua or Dom Rep.
I will be in the US (West Coast & Hawaii) but I doubt it'll be cheaper there...
RE: Learn to Surf - low budget in Costa Rica« Reply #3 on: October 09 2012 14:10:00 »
You have to stop by Playa Hermosa, 5 minutes south of Jaco Beach. It is the spoy!
RE: Learn to Surf - low budget in Costa Rica« Reply #4 on: October 09 2012 14:10:00 »
Hermosa is a great spot to chill for a few days. Good, Consistent Surf in front of Surf Inn Hermosa and you can check their live webcam at www.crsurfcam.com. Fun Surf Contests on the Weekend in front of Backyard with a mellow vibe.Great food at Vista Hermosa and reasonable place to stay at Cabinas Rancho Grande. You won't be disappointed.
RE: Learn to Surf - low budget in Costa Rica« Reply #5 on: October 11 2012 06:10:00 »
i hope u get a good vacation in Costa Rica if u dont know Peru is time for u to discovered good food cheap trips and acomodations u can find clases board and wetsuit for 300 dolars a week any hope u going to put Peru in ur next trip vacation any question u can contact me at [email protected]
RE: Learn to Surf - low budget in Costa Rica« Reply #6 on: December 06 2012 11:12:00 »
Costa Rica isn't cheap! I guess to find a surf camp is your best option. They usually charge around $70 just for 2 hour lessons with rental board!