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Topic: Surf spot for beginners
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Topic: Surf spot for beginners
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Tony

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Surf spot for beginners

Could anybody tell me a good surf spots in Costa Rica for surfers still learning?....and best time to go?
thanks



By:

Bobby

RE: Surf spot for beginners

Tamarindo is a perfect place to learn. The paddle out is easy and the locals are used to seeing a lot of beginners trying to get the hang of it. Don't leave any valuables in your car or on the beach. They WILL GET STOLEN. This includes towels, sandals, chewing gum... you get the idea.
  The time to go is now through April or May. Surf can  range from mild to wild. For trustworthy accomodations contact Jonathon Malavasi at Vacation Rentals of Tamarindo. I do not represent them. I just know that he is honest. Stay away from Jaco.

By:

Tony

RE: Surf spot for beginners

Thanks a lot for your information.
Talk to you very soon , mate....

By:

Michelle

RE: Surf spot for beginners

If you are still learning, I would recommend Vista Guapa Surf Camp in Jaco.  I see a previous post warning you to stay away from Jaco, but the surf camp is the reason to go there and not the town itself.  Tamarindo is as touristy as Jaco, and for me, Tamarindo is not convenient to travel if the first airport into Costa Rica is SJO.  Also, if you want more challenging waves, the surf camp staffs will drive you to breaks at Playa Hermosa.

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