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“met eric”(4 reviews)
Salty Sols Surf School gives small group and individual surf lessons. We do Beginner Lessons, Intermediate/Advanced and also the option of Surf Trips. Lessons are very comfortable and personalized and flexible hours to fit the clients schedule.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Calle Principal 1000 | Tamarindo Best Western Vista Villas, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 8823 6434
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok 5 stars is not enough I would say more like 200 over 100. Eric the best of the best of the best. You all understand what i'm tryinf to say, The most amazing experience for adults and children their is no surf next to...More

Thank MounaJouis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Salty Sols Surf School is the best place in Tamarindo to learn how to surf. Eric, is such a great teacher and truly has a passion for his craft. He and his staff take the time and dedication it takes, to teach you the ropes...More

Thank Justin G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing experience with Eric. We were reluctant to just pop into any surf shop and so luckily we got connected with Eric via Hotel Pasatiempo (where he happened to be playing in the band that was at the hotel on the Monday night we got...More

Thank blangster705
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were in Tamarindo for our anniversary celebration. We were given Eric’s info from a friend and decided to book with him. He was very responsive, friendly and fun. Most importantly a great instructor. Highly recommend him for surf lessons for adults...More

Thank vahoya
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to Tamarindo to learn to surf. We chose Tamarindo as Eric at Salty Sols was recommended by a mutual friend. Good dude and has the patience of Jobe!! I will recommend him to anyone....

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We took 2 hours lesson with my 2 kids and even my little girl of 7 years old and my boy from 9 years old could stand up on there surf! They were so happy, and me too!!!

1  Thank dumont6
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Eric got both me and my son surfing. Eric was a great instructor and got us going quickly. My son loved it. Don't hesitate to take lesson you will be surfing in no time!

1  Thank G9771UOmariol
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful referral we received to call and book a beginner lesson. Eric was such a great instructor. My son really enjoyed his time learning and is very excited about doing more. Highly recommend and will be back!!

1  Thank ElaineMLHJ
Reviewed 30 July 2018

My 12 year old, my husband, and I visited Costa Rica for 3 weeks in July. My husband and I encouraged our daughter to experience new things and suggested to her surfing lessons. She was not very interested. Bill, a new friend, who is an...More

1  Thank LourdesReviews
Eric A, Owner at Salty Sols Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Thank you so much Lourdes for your review. Well, let me just say that if there were a TripAdvisor for funniest 12 year old girls out there, Amber would be ranking in pretty high! hahaha, we had such a great time and really enjoyed seeing...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Eric, better late than never... But thanks a lot for the excellent lessons last november in Tamarindo. We now surfed also in Gran Canaria and Denmark and in sept in Portugal! You are a teacher with a lot of ‘fingerspitzengefühl’. Bests, Pieke (radiotower with flamingo...More

1  Thank Nicole S
Eric A, Owner at Salty Sols Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Hey you're welcome! Hope you guys got great waves there! PUra Vida!

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