Surf Courses in Santa Teresa Costa Rica

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Surfing courses at Santa Teresa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Welcome to Surfer Heaven: Santa Teresa de Cobano, Puntarenas, Costa Rica 

Surfing Course Options
3 day surf course – 249$
3 day surf course – 439$
3 day surf course – 519$

Welcome to our surf courses in Santa Teresa! If you’re looking to catch some waves in one of the most beautiful and renowned surf destinations in the world, you’ve come to the right place. Our courses are designed to cater to all levels of surfers, from complete beginners to intermediate surfers looking to take their skills to the next level.

We offer 3-day, 5-day, and 7-day courses, each with a curriculum that is specifically tailored to your individual needs and goals. Our experienced instructors will work with you to identify your strengths and weaknesses and create a personalized plan to help you achieve your surfing goals.

Our courses cover everything from the basics of surfing, such as paddling and standing up on the board, to more advanced techniques like maneuvering and wave selection. You’ll also learn about water safety and surf theory, so you can confidently tackle any type of wave. Located in the beautiful and idyllic setting of Santa Teresa, our courses offer a unique opportunity to not only improve your surfing but also enjoy the stunning scenery and laid-back vibe of this incredible destination.

Join us for an unforgettable adventure and experience the thrill of surfing in Santa Teresa! 

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Our Surf Vacation Packages

Here are our standard deals including surf lessons, surf courses and board rentals, surf camp packages. We can also help you tailor make your best Santa Teresa surf vacation. Please contact our crew for futher info or questions. 

Santa Teresa Private Surf Lessons

Our private surf lessons offer personalized coaching and one-on-one attention from our experienced and certified instructors. Improve your technique and confidence in a safe and supportive environment tailor made to meet your needs. Transport and hotel pickup and dropoff are available for private lesson clients.

Starting at 89$

Santa Teresa Semi Private Surf Lessons

Our semi-private surf lessons offer a personalized and cost-effective option for individuals or small groups looking to improve their surfing skills. With a maximum of two students per instructor, you'll receive individualized attention and feedback to help you progress faster.

Starting at 69$

Santa Teresa Group Surf Lessons

Our group surf lessons are a fun and social way to learn to surf or improve your skills. You'll join a group of like-minded surfers and receive instruction from our experienced and certified instructors. With a maximum of six students per instructor, you'll receive personalized attention while also enjoying the camaraderie of surfing with others.

Starting at 59$

Santa Teresa 3 day Surf Course

Enjoy 3 private surfing sessions with a dedicated instructor who will provide personalized guidance and support throughout your lessons. Capture the excitement of your surfing experience with our surf photo package, which includes professional photos of you riding the waves. Receive a stylish T-shirt to keep as a memento of your time with us. Plus, take advantage of unlimited board rentals for the entire duration of your package, so you can practice your skills on your own whenever you want.

Starting at 249$

Santa Teresa 5 day Surf Course

Experience the ultimate surf adventure with our 5-day package! Ride the waves and improve your skills with 4 private local surf sessions led by a professional instructor. Explore new surfing spots with a guided surf trip to one of the best surf locations in the area. Capture your progress and surfing highlights with our surf photo package and receive a video analysis to help you perfect your technique. Keep the memories alive with a stylish T-shirt as a souvenir of your surf journey. Plus, enjoy unlimited board rentals for the entire duration! 

Starting at 439$

Santa Teresa 7 day Surf Course

Dive deep into the world of surfing with a 7-day surf package that includes everything you need for an amazing surf vacation! Enjoy 6 private local surf sessions with a professional instructor. Experience the thrill of riding the waves in different surf spots with a guided surf trip to a top surfing destination. Capture highlights of your surf adventure with our surf photo package, and receive personalized feedback to improve your technique with a video analysis. Take home a stylish T-shirt to remember your incredible surfing experience. Plus, enjoy unlimited board rentals for a full week!

Starting at 519$

Surfboard Rentals in Santa Teresa Costa Rica

We offer a wide range of surfboard rentals to suit all levels and abilities. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced surfer, we have the perfect board for you. We provide all the necessary gear and focus on safety to ensure that you have a fun and rewarding experience. Our staff will help you choose the right board for your needs and provide tips and advice on the best places to surf in the area.

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Frequently asked questions and important data about Surf School Courses in Santa Teresa Costa Rica

Do I need any prior surfing experience to take a surf course?

No, our courses are designed to cater to all levels of surfers, from complete beginners to intermediate surfers.

What equipment do I need to bring for the course?

We provide all the necessary equipment, including surfboards, wetsuits, and rash guards. However, we recommend bringing a towel and sunscreen.

How many people are in each class?

Our class sizes are small, with a maximum of 4 students per instructor to ensure individualized attention and personalized instruction.

What kind of waves can I expect to surf during the course?

The waves in Santa Teresa are typically suitable for beginner and intermediate surfers. However, our experienced instructors will assess the conditions each day to ensure safety and optimal learning opportunities.

Do I need to know how to swim to take a surf lesson?

It is highly recommended that you know how to swim before taking a surf lesson, as it is a water sport and safety is a top priority.

Is there an age requirement for taking a surf course?

We recommend that students be at least 12 years old, but we can make exceptions depending on the individual’s experience and skill level.

Will I be surfing on my own during the course?

No, our experienced instructors will be with you in the water at all times to provide guidance, support, and safety.

Can I choose my course length and start date?

Yes, we offer 3-day, 5-day, and 7-day courses, and you can choose your start date based on availability.

What if the weather or ocean conditions are not suitable for surfing during my course?

If conditions are not suitable for surfing, we will reschedule the lesson or offer a refund for the missed day.

Do you offer any additional services, such as accommodation or transportation?

Yes, we can arrange accommodation and transportation for our students upon request. Please contact us for more information.

Surf School Locations and Services in and near Santa Teresa

Here is a taste of the beaches in the Santa Teresa vicinity where we offer our surf and surf school services. Pura Vida and welcome to Costa Rica

La Lora Beach Surf lessons

Playa Los Cedros Surf lessons

Bahia Barigona surf lessons

Playa Carmen Surf lessons

Playa Mal Pais Surf lessons

Playa Manzanillo Surf lessons

Playa Hermosa Surf Lessons

Playa Mar Azul Surf Lessons

Playa Coyote Surf Tours

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Check out all our favorite beaches of Santa Teresa de Costa Rica

Here is a list of some of our favorite surf spots and beaches in Santa Teresa Area? Need any help? Contact us.

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