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Had a lesson today with Maurico at Banana, he was awesome and fun to ride with with. If you are looking for lessons check them out and go with Maurico, he helped correct errors I got from a prior lesson.
We rented surf boards, skim boards, bikes and bought T-shirts from the Banana Surf Shop. This shop has the best prices, options and staff in town. The owner is fabulous exuding Pura Vida. The bikes could use a little better maintenance but with the issues...More
Melazzo and his team run a store right on the main drag in Tamarindo on Playa Tamarindo (Tamarindo beach). We had two instructors (Pablo and Gino) for a surf lesson for 5 people. They did a great job. I had been to Tamarindo beach one...More
had 2 adults and 4 kids to surf. 2nd time to this location. clear instruction but made it fun.
takes their time. good critiques and no pressure situation. and took plenty of time with the family while on the water and made time for each....More
Our instructors were Rollo and Kurt (perhaps Kirk? Sorry I did not ask for certainty).
They were both very good but I must give more props to Kurt. I don't know if he is a regular instructor but I would highly recommend requesting him if...More
Who says you can't teach an old dog new tricks? Rollo taught me to surf in a couple of hours just days after my 50th birthday! Even if you think it's impossible, I encourage you to give it a shot. They'll probably get you up...More
I paid for my mom and I to do the lesson but it ended up just being me because mom chickened out when it came time to hit the water. Our instructor was Manuel. HE WAS AMAZING!!!! For 2 hours he coached me in the...More
We checked out Banana Surf School after not being totally happy with another school. It was absolutely worth it. Our instructor Kurt was a very friendly guy who really helped us to improve our skills. He corrected even little details when we were surfing and...More
My sister and I took a surf lesson and had a great time. Our instructor was patient, fun to hang with for the afternoon and gave us some tips for places around town, etc. With so many places to choose from for lessons we got...More
Date of experience: November 2017
Evi G, Surf instructor at Banana Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017
Thanks for this amazing rewiev . We are happy that you and your sister chose Us for your surf lesson .
Gracias y Pura Vida 🇨🇷🏄😄👌