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Banana Surf School

Playa Tamarindo | Beach Store : Next to Super Mercado Las Palmeras . Corner Store : in front of Hotel Zullimar, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
+506 8660 0322
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great end to our visit to tamarindo

My kids and I try to surf when we can when we travel. Note - we are new to surfing. We talked to... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Ben R
Best surfboard rentals in Tamarindo by far!

As a surfer for many years the first thing I do when I land somewhere with surf is rent a board if... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
revegroendyke
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Los Gatos, California
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Playa Tamarindo | Beach Store : Next to Super Mercado Las Palmeras . Corner Store : in front of Hotel Zullimar, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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+506 8660 0322
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

My kids and I try to surf when we can when we travel. Note - we are new to surfing. We talked to one of the guys a few days ahead of our day we set aside for surfing and he told us it was...More

Thank Ben R
Evi G, Director General at Banana Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thanks for review We are glad you all are happy with the surf lesson . Kurt is a great instructor . Pura vida !

Reviewed 21 August 2017

As a surfer for many years the first thing I do when I land somewhere with surf is rent a board if I don't have one with me so I naturally looked around at the places with a big internet presence like Witch's Rock and...More

Thank revegroendyke
Evi G, Gerente at Banana Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017
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Pura vida ;D

Reviewed 12 June 2017

Being an avid surfer I visited many surf shops in Tamarindo. Banana surf school offers friendly service and a great selection of quality boards, gear and apparel. The boards are only $10 a day, (half the price of Witches Rock),and you can keep them overnight...More

Thank Suzanne G
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We visited Tamarindo for several days and rented boards from Banana Surf Club. $10 per day for a board was a great deal. They let us keep them overnight so we could use them at dawn which was great. Awesome selection and the owner, Gucci,...More

Thank dbwatts11
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This shop is the place. The instructors are top-notch and speak english. They are tireless to assure that you have a great time AND learn how to surf! Price is rght. Mauricio was fantastic and we surf now due to his diligence AND good humor!

Thank allani28
Reviewed 24 April 2017

If you're looking for surf lessons in Tamarindo, I definitely recommend Banana Surf School. They have instructors for all ages and levels of surfing. Manny was patient, helpful, fun, and kind with our children who have both surfed before. It's been two years since their...More

Thank Jen R
Reviewed 4 April 2017

we had a great time and would love to go back! Our guide was fun and knowledgable. we both were able to get up on the board and surf for the first time.

Thank owenfam_love
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

They got us up on a board within hours. Listen to them on the tides. It will make a world of difference when learning.

Thank jason r
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Great spot to rent boards in Tamarindo. The staff are all adequate at speaking English and it is clearly one of the best deals, as you can get a board for 24 hours for $10. You can keep the board there too while you get...More

Thank chase245
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

First surfing experience for my husband & I. We hired Mauricio for a two hour morning lesson. Great instructions, funny guy and we were up and catching waves in no time! Mucho gracias, Pura Vida ✌️Sarah & Ben

Thank TheLadyLeslie
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