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Jaco Surf School

Calle Bohio, Jaco, Garabito Municipality, Costa Rica
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The best teacher in town

It was a huge experience to learn surfing with Gustavo, he is the best! With a lot of patience... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Hadar S
via mobile
Pura vida

Surfing inJaco was an excellent experience. Gustavo and Rasta were awesome teachers. Explaining... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Emilie Foyn N
via mobile
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  • Average2%
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“surf school” (6 reviews)
“rash guard” (2 reviews)
“the owner” (6 reviews)
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Calle Bohio, Jaco, Garabito Municipality, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was a huge experience to learn surfing with Gustavo, he is the best! With a lot of patience, help and sense of humor, He is never give up and know to say the right words for good results. Thank you Gustavo for a good...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Surfing inJaco was an excellent experience. Gustavo and Rasta were awesome teachers. Explaining thoroughly , and finding a method for everyone in the group. Also there was almost no "waiting time" in the water.

Thank Emilie Foyn N
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Tony and José were THE BEST, very patient, knowledgeable and encouraging. I’m a middle aged mom with kids that are the same age as these guys, and they had me up on that board surfing (a bit anyways!) by the end of the lesson, and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

we took a lesson with gustavo and we enjoyed it! it's the best teacher !! he learned us very well and he is very professionel. thank you so much! we recommand it definitly.

Thank jennifer d
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Best experience ever! They make easy to learn. Good enviroment, awesome crew. I took a 5 clases pack and now í can surf my own.

Thank jose luis l
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

One year ago I learned to surf at Jaco Surf School and I have never regretted it. I would recommend Gustavo and his incredible team to anyone as being their perfect initial foothold into the surfing world. Thanks!

Thank Jay P
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Gustavo and his staff are excellent both as instructors as well as human beings. I highly recommend them; you will have lots of fun, will always feel safe with them, get great tips and technique and on top you will make very good friends forever....More

Thank Juli506
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Gustavo's experience is top with an amazing enthusiasm to teach his techniques for beginners and advance levels. Carismatic spirit and his employee's knows their craft, if you really want to learn how to surf, Jaco Surf School is the place for you.

Thank Tatiana C
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed my class with Gustavo. Everyone in the school are very friendly, you will love learning with them

Thank Milton C
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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Had a great time learning to surf with the instructors here at the surf school! As someone who has only surfed once on his life, the pointers were very valuable. The the staff went above and beyond expected! A++

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