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Pedro's Surf Shop

Dengue Rd between Fiesta Del Mar and chillerz, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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learning to surf

You couldn't ask for more out of a surf lesson as a beginner !! We spent 2+ hours in the water... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ashley R
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Davenport, Florida
Amazing!

Richard and Francisco were beyond amazing and would highly recommend this surf shop. Why you ask... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2018
Pamela M
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Calgary, Canada
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Our passion is teaching people to surf. Come Visit us. We are behind Chillerz on the circle in Tamarindo. Pedro Has over 15 years of teaching experience. He was on the national surf team for 7 years and won the national championship. We can teach you the basic skills and techniques you will need to surf on your own. Or we can help you refine your advanced skills to fly through the air like a pro. Check our our shop and pick up a Pedro's T shirt or a custom beach dress by Eliane.We also have souvenirs, clothes, boards for rent/sale, surf gear and 24 hour ding repair.Let us organizes your tours. We have all the best tours such as diving, Zip lines, hot spring, fishing etc for the best price. It will be our pleasure to teach you to surf. Stop by and say hola.
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Dengue Rd between Fiesta Del Mar and chillerz, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You couldn't ask for more out of a surf lesson as a beginner !! We spent 2+ hours in the water (one on one) with Richard who is one of the owners of the shop, he never rushed our time gave great instructions and was...More

Thank Ashley R
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Richard and Francisco were beyond amazing and would highly recommend this surf shop. Why you ask??! I have two teenagers and we signed up for something to do that was different. We are now headed into our third lesson as we fell in love with...More

Thank Pamela M
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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Great time with Richard. Surfing has always been something I wanted to try. Richards a natural teacher. Location is spectacular. Great waves and warm water. Perfect place to learn. Graham

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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

I found Pedro’s Surf Shop after a couple of terrible surf lessons with another shop in town. I took an excellent private lesson with Richard. We started out by going over different types of boards and their pros and cons for different wave types, followed...More

Thank Courtney B
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

So after several hours of searching- both on foot and online, I came across Pedro's Surf Shop. And I can tell you hands down, it was one of the BEST experiences of my trip. Richard- I can sum it up in one word- Richard. Guy...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

Richard and Pedro are amazing instructors. I've spent so long not getting any better at surfing until I finally broke down and took a lesson. It changed my surfing. I took a lesson with Richard in December and he immediately corrected some bad habits and...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

I would highly recommend Pedro's Surf Shop to anyone wishing to learn to surf or rent a board. My instructor, Richard is knowledgeable, professional, patient, motivating! He focused on teaching the proper skills and best practices for a successful surfing experience. The lesson was two...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2017

We had 1 adult and 7 teenagers go out with Richard, Miguel and Oscar in March and we all got the hang of surfing within an hour. They were excellent teachers not only of the athletic part of surfing but the whole sport including understanding...More

Thank Maggie D
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Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

I was skeptical at first having 2 young boys aged 5 and 7 but we decided to try surfing as a family. Both Pedro and Richard worked with the boys at first and they had so much fun! The entire family was able to stand...More

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Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Surfing at Pedro's surf shop was exciting and memorable. The instructors were very knowledgeable and passionate about what they taught. I would recommend for beginners. They were able to find us a time that worked for our schedule!

Thank Katy K
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Yes we do. We rent snorkels for $7 for 24 hours
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