Costa Rica

7 of the Best Surf Schools in Costa Rica

by Roisin McAuley  |  Published December 3, 2018

Tropical waters, sandy beaches, well-known, world-famous surf breaks… these are just some of the many blocks on which Costa Rica has built its enviable surfing reputation. 

The tropical waters of Costa Rica are a surfers’ paradise (Photo: Chris Goldberg via Flickr)

Whether you’re looking to join those seeking out these famous spots or heading to Costa Rica in search of your own, there are a number of surf school’s offering camps to help you on your way. Surfing camps are regularly stationed around three key surf areas of the country: Jacó, Santa Teresa and Tamarindo. Given the number of options available, surfing schools are incredibly competitive prices and extras. Below, we’ve selected seven of the best surfing camps in the country based on reviews, all-around itinerary and value for money.