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Tortuga Surf School

Calle Santa Ana, Avenida Pastor Diaz, Jaco 60101, Costa Rica
+506 8847 6289
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Amazing time!!!

One of my best time in Costa Rica! Safe and pacience teachers with Tortuga Surf. Surfing one on... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
via mobile
Great lesson!

Had no surfing experience before my lesson today. The guys got me up to speed on the basic and out... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anthony R
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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 6 days ago via mobile

One of my best time in Costa Rica! Safe and pacience teachers with Tortuga Surf. Surfing one on one intructors i stay up in my first wave, just Perfect! Thank again team Tortuga: )

Thank Dany2669
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had no surfing experience before my lesson today. The guys got me up to speed on the basic and out on the water in minutes. Had great one on one instruction. By the end of the lesson I caught a wave from 60 meters out...More

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's a reason why they're rating is as good as it is! I'm from Chicago so I get very little time in the water as it is. Their one-to-one instructors got us into the water and up on our boards by the end of our...More

Thank Kathryn V
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Mike, Celine and their crew made such a lasting impression on me that although I went to Jaco for yoga teacher training, I am determined to go back for just surfing! I didn't know how to swim, let alone to surf in the ocean. Mike...More

Thank Youyou R
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Mike and his crew were amazing. My daughter (13) and I (43) took the learn to surf lesson during our trip to Costa Rica this July. The instructors were patient, helpful and overall a pleasure to learn to surf with. They made our first surfing...More

Thank rajbhandal1
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent surf school. Legit instructors that make learning fast and fun. Regardless of your level these guys will help you improve your skills. Safety is key for them so they make you go through their process but once they see your ability, they quickly take...More

Thank rafavare
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I'm now the third time surfing with Tortuga and it is still an awesome experience. In the last 3 years the quality level never went down, instead it was always staying on a high level. With the 1:1 coaching Tortuga offers a unique teaching experience....More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The team at Tortuga Surf School are absolutely amazing. We are from Miami so don't do much surfing but, my kids and husband were surfing like naturals. Each of us had a surf coach assigned which was great. Mike and his guys were more than...More

Thank Diane R
Reviewed 25 July 2017 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 24 July 2017

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
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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