Costa Rica Surf Club Surf School And Surf Lessons In Tamarindo, Costa Rica

Expect to stand up and ride waves in the first hour!


We use some of the Costa Rica’s Top Surfing Beaches, which have been awarded with the prestigious Blue Flag for cleanliness and safety, These beaches are considered, by top International Surfing Instructors, to be amongst the finest Surfing Breaks in Central America, they provide ideal conditions for surfers of all abilities. In our Surfing Lessons at Tamarindo Beach we offer continuous coaching and personal attention throughout your course, that will guarantee results, progression and LOADS OF FUN!. Our Instructors are Level 1 Accreditied Coaches through ISA (international Surfing Asosiation). Being a ISA Acredited Surf School means that we operate to the very highest instructional and safety standards that’s guarantie you are at the Best Surf School in Costa Rica

On our surf courses not only learn about sea safety and wave formation, but also relish the challenge of learning a new skill in a natural environment
What to expect to learn on our Surf Lesson:
* Standing on a soft board and riding waves
* How to stand up correctly on the board
* How to position yourself on the softboard
* Paddle correctly
* Technical correction of the stance
* Speed while riding
* How to cach waves
* How to drop waves
* Turn to both sides
* Surf etiquette
* Read the waves
* How to choose the right board
Our instructors

* Are all fully ISA Certificate Instructors

* Have a minimun of 4 years of surfing experience and 2 years teaching experience
* Are bilingual
* Are CPR trained
* Have full area knowledge


* Our instructors have lifeguard instruction
* Our max. student ratio is 5:1

* All lessons are monitoring by a lifeguard
* We use a beach protected from big swells
* There is always first aid kit available during the lesson
* Our students have medical attention cover

Private Lesson

The best way to get introduced into the world of surfing is through personalized private surf instruction, getting personalized expert surf instruction at one of the Best Costa Rica Surf Schools will guide you through the pitfalls and get you up and riding your own waves. You’ll get up on your first lesson, guaranteed. Surf lessons are 2 hours long, include all the equipment and they are broken into more and less experienced surfers so that the instruction can be tailored to the student’s skill level.

Progressive private surf classes available

Semi-Private Lesson

Classes are smallwith a maximum ratio of five students per instructor. Surf lessons are 2 hours long and include all the equipment. 1/2 hour beach instruction, (just enough to get you up and riding right away), plus an hour and a half in the surf. Individuals can sign up for group lessons
Progressive group surf classes available
Corporate/Private Group Available

Introduce your team or workmates to an original and exciting activity. Many multi-national companies and smaller businesses are understanding the corporate benefits of the corporate surf experience and return to us regularly. We can customize your experience and can cater for groups of up to 30 in number at once.

A group surfing course is an ideal way for everyone to share the thrill of surfing regardless of age, gender or previous experience. Whether you’re organizing a party of friends, work colleagues or students, learning to surf could well be the best thing you’ve ever done together!

Contact us for more info

All participants are required to sign a release of liability and indemnity agreement.

Any cancellations within 48hrs of a lesson booking (or failing to show up) will incur a charge of $15 per person.