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Ticoss surf school is a costa rican family business that offer surf lesson all ages also kayak or SUP tours to isla chora. Also offer surf board, Sup, snorkeling gear,kayak and boggie board for rent Let us be part of your vacations in Costa Rica.
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Playa Samara Guanacaste | Next To Gusto Beach Restaurant, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
+506 8457 0132
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Reviewed 23 July 2014 via mobile

Our family took surf lessons here, including boys 11 & 8. We also took the sea kayak/snorkel tour to Isla Chora with our 4 year old. Pablo, Christian and Chama all took great care with each of us with a big focus on safety while...More

1  Thank Malu W
Reviewed 21 July 2014

We had a great trip with a charming José, who was taking great care of us. Equipment was good and we had a great picknick with iguanas, racoons, crabs, pelicans, fregatt birds.... Snorkeling was great, lots of fish to see. A great mixture of activities...More

1  Thank JoZielke
Reviewed 21 July 2014

We spend a lovely afternoon with Jose, kayaking on the sea. Jose guided us to a small beach where we found a lot of colourfull, beautiful fisches to see during our snorkling tour. He brought along some fruit and drinks and pointed out a racoon...More

Thank Annick T
Reviewed 13 July 2014

I was on a surf trip in Costa Rica with three of my finnish friends. We stayed for one week in Samara in April 2014 and rented boards from Ticos Surf School. That was an excellent choice and really made our stay in Samara. We...More

Thank Mari_Tuok
Reviewed 7 July 2014

Our family decided to spend an entire week in Samara to experience the area and life there. We met Christian and Pablo the very first day and set up surf lessons for our son Andre. It was the best decision we made. The instructional program...More

1  Thank Peter P
Reviewed 7 July 2014

I have traveled the world, literally, looking for my spot. Over many trips to Costa Rica I found myself gravitated to Samara. Alone, with my wife or with grandchildren, I have been to Samara 12 times over the past ten years. My primary goal is...More

Thank Vernon S
Reviewed 7 July 2014

Cristian and his team were great and most importantly, very patient with a newbie on the board! He was very exact and specific in his instructions for the lesson. I was able to stand up and paddle in the ocean which was great fun. You...More

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 4 July 2014 via mobile

My friends & I kayaked & snorkeled one day & surfed the next. The activities were well-organized, safe & great fun. Cristian, Pablo & Jose were friendly & professional! I highly recommend their surf shop & the Samara is a magical place! ¡PURA VIDA! Jimmi

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Reviewed 28 June 2014

My wife and I backpacked CR for three months visiting almost the entire country. No one person embodies the Pura Vida lifestyle as Pablo and the other guys from Tico Surf School. When we first met Pablo we had already been in the country for...More

Thank Cs12344455
Reviewed 22 June 2014

Wow! Pura Vida! I am 50 years old, my husband is 56, our daughter is 19, and our son is 16. Upon our arrival to Costa Rica, we had no previous experience surfing - we live in Colorado, a land-locked state. At the beginning of...More

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