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Natura Surf Life

Teresa Norte, Santa Teresa 1642, Costa Rica
+506 8542 8088
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SUP to Surf in three lessons

As a total novice to board sports, I thought stand up paddling would be the way to go on my first... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2016
Helena, Montana
Juan was awesome and we had a blast!

Juan took us from our hotel in Santa Teresa to paddle on the Manzanillo River and out in the ocean... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2015
Morro Bay, California
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Natura Surf Life, surf camps, daily surf courses and safaris guided tours arround the magical peninsula of nicoya
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Teresa Norte, Santa Teresa 1642, Costa Rica
+506 8542 8088
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Reviewed 12 December 2016

As a total novice to board sports, I thought stand up paddling would be the way to go on my first trip to Costa Rica. After two great SUP sessions, first on flat water, then on the ocean swells, I decided to try surfing. Juan...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2015

Juan took us from our hotel in Santa Teresa to paddle on the Manzanillo River and out in the ocean. He was very patient and helpful and we had a great time. His boards were great and we even had cold water and watermelon after...More

Thank boprimo
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Juan was a great instructor! We had a stand up paddle board lesson arranged through our hostel and had such a great time that we arranged multiple surfing lessons afterwards. We were all at different beginner levels and he worked well with each of us....More

Thank csteph217
Reviewed 25 April 2015

I booked my first ever surf lesson with Natura Surf Life and it was awesome. We booked the night before via our hostel and Juan was happy to accommodate us at short notice. Juan picked our small group of four up from the hostel and...More

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 24 March 2015

I was in Santa Teresa for a surf camp but had always wanted to try SUP. My hostel called Juan's Natura Surf Life to arrange it and what i got was a special, individualized experience. Even though it was a last minute call, Juan was...More

Thank Barb H
Reviewed 23 March 2015 via mobile

I'd been surfing before and was looking for an advanced lesson or really someone to help me understand the waves and which ones to choose. I was lucky that Juan was available on such shirt notice and it was an amazing lesson! I learnt more...More

Thank Miriam S
Reviewed 21 March 2015

Juan and his team were wonderfully amazing with our large family group-- my children, ages 11 and 9, were especially excited about the individualized instruction and care that the team gave them! I was inspired to do my best with the lesson and grateful for...More

Thank Angie L
Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

We were blessed with the teaching and guidance of Juan, Bruno, and Michelle this morning. They are awesome! Very patient and a ton of fun. I warn you though, if you're a beginner like me and somewhat competitive, you will find surfing to be addictive....More

Thank Andy L
Reviewed 21 March 2015

5 adults and 2 kids(11 years and 9 years).....all beginners.... We were greeted by Juan, Michelle and Bruno....and learned a lot from them about how to have success on the surfboards :) They were kind, helpful, encouraging, and super good people! They brought us melon...More

Thank Aaron L
Reviewed 2 March 2015

I had surf lessons with Juan as a beginner and it was the best experience!I had tried different schools but Natura surf life was 100% the best one.I felt safe and learned quickly with Juan!He really cares about his clients.Thank you so much Juan for...More

Thank Cata_rina_2402
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