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Iguana Surf

M. Norte Del Hotel Diria 100, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
+506 2653 0613
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Tamarindo's Original Surf Shop, We have taught over 80,000 Surf Lesson, We have over 150 Surfboards for Rent, We also offer Kayak Tours, Canopy Tours, ATV Tours, Scuba Diving, Horseback riding, Sailing/snorkeling Tours, volcano tours, and much more.
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“surf shop” (60 reviews)
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M. Norte Del Hotel Diria 100, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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+506 2653 0613
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These guys are super kool, helpful and friendly. Christian was very informative and knowledgeable about the surf and area. I recommend taking surf lessons with these guys if you are inquiring. They also offer boat trips to Witches Rock for advanced surfing as well. Love...More

Thank Tommy D
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Tommy! Thanks a million for the amazing review and recommendation! Thanks for stopping by the shop and hanging out with us! We are so lucky to have Christian with us, he has been at Iguana for over 10 years. We enjoy supporting surfers from beginner...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lessons were great, the staff was so helpful, the discounts were phenomenal. The Adventure tour that we booked through Iguana Surf was absolutely the best day of touring we've had.More

Thank 5wbfoleys
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

This is what we are all about! We are stoked! At Iguana Surf we love adventure in all forms and it sounds like you do too! That's why we have worked for over 25 years to give the best surf lessons and work with the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great, patient instructors! Super friendly staff. Equipment is in good shape. Provided sun screen. Photos were AMAZING!More

Thank Britton Z
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Britton, you are awesome! Thank you! We love getting reviews like this one! Our entire staff is stoked to help put a smile on every surfer's face! And sunscreen is a must, we are happy to help with whatever our guests need to have...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and her friend had surf lessons with Luis and they loved it . Friendly staff and great pictures taken during the lesson.More

Thank julio s
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking your time to share your experience Julio! We are delighted that your daughter and friend enjoyed surfing with Luis. We love making memories that last at Iguana Surf so we got the best photographers to capture every smile! Our entire staff...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow!! Four of us took a break from our Spanish Immersion School and took a group surfing lesson. The training was fantastic and we practiced on land before heading into the surf. Our instructor Kiki was amazing!!! We were up on our boards having the...More

Thank Patty P
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow, thank you Patty! Nothing makes us happier than receiving reviews like this one. Did you practice any Spanish during your lesson? We can't thank you enough for choosing to surf with us and become part of the Iguana Surf family! Our instructors love what...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great shop !! My two boys and I took a semi-private lesson with Luis this past week and we had a great time !! Luis was great in showing us step-by-step what to do do and not to do, and we then...More

Thank MikeInSugarland
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

You have us grinning ear to ear right now with this review Mike! THANK YOU! We are stoked you and your boys had a great time surfing with us! Our Instructors love what they do, so commonly they do have just as much fun in...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff and great instructor! Cristian helped us with group reservations and Mathias was the instructor for my two teenagers. We had an 11am lesson; it was a bit crowded in the water but Mathias was outstanding and my teenagers were surfing by the end...More

Thank Lara W
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey Lara, wow we love reviews like this, thank you! We are stoked you and your boys had a great time surfing and hanging with us at the shop. True, it is an unfortunate fact that Playa Tamarindo can get crowded sometimes, tha'ts why we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took a private lesson with Luis. He was fun to hang out with and a great teacher. I dealt with Christian at the front desk. He was helpful and fun as well. Natasha gave me some great information on tours out of Tamarindo. Overall,...More

Thank gambledrum
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello gambledrum! Thank you for writing us the incredible review! Sounds like you caught a lot of waves for 70 photos. Luis is a great instructor but you must be a natural! We are glad you were stoked on the surfing and hanging in the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family visited Iguana Surf on our June vacation. My two kids (12,17) and I took private surf lessons. We had a fantastic time! Moises was a fantastic instructor. He was patient and very knowledgeable. Both kids were up on their boards on their first...More

Thank Mike O
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Mike, thanks a lot for the great review dude! We are stoked to hear you and your boys had a great time catching waves with Moises. He is a really cool guy, and great surfer that loves teaching. And there is nothing we love...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Iguana Surf provides the perfect combination of location and all services you may need for wonderful vacation here: accommodation, renting surf boards – a broad choice, surfing instructors, trips around and if you like (highly recommended) a professional photographer who can take for you videos...More

Thank Zeev_Gilkis
IguanaSurfVacations, Guest Relations Manager at Iguana Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Zeev, Wow! Reviews like this are why we love what we do at Iguana Surf! Thank you, thank you and a million more thank you's for choosing to spend your visit to Costa Rica with us at Iguana and taking your time to share your...More

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Andrea G
29 January 2017|
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Response from IguanaSurfVacations | Property representative |
Hi Andrea! Yes, here is the pricing info is on our website. $25.00 for 2 hours or $60 for the day. Let me know if you have any questions
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Lorie M
30 October 2016|
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Response from IguanaSurfVacations | Property representative |
Hi Guys! You can email us at the email addresss right on our website! Yes we have classes on Christmas Day! Top 2 tours are Sunset Sail cruise and full day adventure combo! Email us to set them up. Pura Vida!
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Allen C
10 March 2016|
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Response from IguanaSurfVacations | Property representative |
Hi Allen- Thanks for contacting us! We are stoked to hear you would like to come surf with us-- Yes we can offer a discounted rate for the whole family of 5 which would normally be $65/person for semi-private or $45/person... More
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