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Tortuga Surf School

Calle Santa Ana, Avenida Pastor Diaz, Jaco 60101, Costa Rica
+506 8847 6289
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I'd never touched a surfboard before my first class with Freddy at Tortuga surf school. It was... read more

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I am an intermediate surfer from New Jersey. This surf camp really helped me clean up my bad... read more

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Tortuga Surf Camp is the choice for the traveler who wants to enjoy and discover the wonders of surf at an affordable price.Located strategically in the south end of Jaco Beach, this calm mellow beach breaks will be the classroom where our ISA certified instructor will lead you trough the this Costa Rican surfing experience.
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Calle Santa Ana, Avenida Pastor Diaz, Jaco 60101, Costa Rica
+506 8847 6289

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I'd never touched a surfboard before my first class with Freddy at Tortuga surf school. It was great, after some safety instructions and exercises we entered the water and in just a couple of minutes I was standing on the board! I totally recommend Tortuga...More

Thank ana mercedes g
Reviewed 2 days ago

I am an intermediate surfer from New Jersey. This surf camp really helped me clean up my bad habbits. The training was a great help in making me ready in the water. The training included, among other things, balance excercises and skateboarding exercising to learn...More

Thank furious03
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Tortuga Surf School was extremely nice and knowledgeable about surfing! Our teenage son tried surfing for the first time and was up and riding in 20 minutes!

Thank Kim c
Reviewed 6 days ago

Extremely personalized service made this an outstanding trip. You get to know the hotel owners personally and they will take care of any requests you may have. They also provide real advice on what to do and how to do it.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to 3 different surf schools in Costa Rica and Tortuga Surf Camp is by far the best experience and value. I just got back from my 2nd trip there and can't wait to stay there again. Mike and his instructors are attentive and...More

Thank jpgambone
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed June 23-July 2nd 2017 I gotta say these guys are top notch. I was here in JACO last year the same week and again we weren't disappointed. This time I brought my whole family to learn to surf. My 7 year old daughter surfed...More

Thank stephenmarsala
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best experiences of my life! I was nervous when I arrived but Mike was so welcoming and friendly and put me straight at ease. The surfing lessons were amazing, such good teachers who obviously know surfing and the waves so well. I...More

Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tortuga School School is a finely tuned operation of skilled instructors who make surfing fun and rewarding. Prior to this school, I'd taken only one surf lesson, but I was hooked. I wanted total immersion and I got it with Tortuga. Mike, the owner, is...More

Thank MJ G
Reviewed 20 June 2017

The experience at Tortuga Surf Camp was awesome. The surf teaching/coaching is perfect. Very well structured. I loved the musicality metaphor. Mike and his crew are extremely polite and friendly. The time I spent at Tortuga was full of good waves and the best experiences....More

Thank Eduardo S
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Our 12 year old daughter took a 2 hour lesson while we were in Jaco this week. Two Instructor's worked with her. They were very patient with her and had her up riding waves after 35 minutes. One of the owners came over and set...More

Thank greg t
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10 April 2017|
Response from HotelPericoAzul |
This is not really a surf Shop Sr, we do have rash guards at a $35 value but only from out company, we don't sell corporate brands. I would suggest WOW surf as the main and oldest surf shop in town!
27 February 2017|
Response from HotelPericoAzul |
This is the main information on our Surf lessons, and how you can complete your reservation, please take a look at it and let us know if you had any questions or would like to proceed with your reservation, we would be... More