About this Retreat

You will be immersed in local surf and Tico culture by your effervescent host, pro surfer Andrea Diaz. Andrea exudes the pura vida vibe and you’ll quickly be swept away by not only her charm and charisma but her intense passion for teaching the art of wave riding. Andrea is a 2 time National Women’s Masters champion among many other accolades in her surfing career. Her instinct to teach is innate...Having her ISA Level 2 Surf Coaching certificate only validates her dedication and devotion to her profession.

From $2400 USD

Double Room occupancy rates start from $2400 per person. For our Holiday peak season rates (Dec. 20 – Jan. 5th), please inquire!

  • Shuttle to / from airport
  • (7) Nights’ lodging
  • Breakfast daily
  • Dinners nightly
  • Bicycle rental
  • Daily surf sessions
  • Daily Yoga
  • (2) Massages (1 Hr. each)
  • (1) Activity choice
  • Video Analysis
  • Complimentary surf photos
  • All surf gear included

Surfing

Our group lessons have max. 3 people per instructor, making sure you are training with other surfers on the same level with personal instruction.

Lodging

7 Night’s accommodation at your choice of:
Olas Verdes

Olas Verdes Hotel. Opened in Nov. 2015, this L.E.E.D. certified facility is home to Safari Surf School. Offering expansive rooms, a beautiful pool, Howler monkeys in the trees overhead and native floral surroundings. All 17 rooms, some of which can be combined to create 2, 3 and 4 bedroom suites look out onto the pool or, out to the neighboring refuge. Just a short private path through the refuge brings you to the sand! Come live the "Pura Vida" life at Olas Verdes hotel.

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Category - Luxury
  • Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Room Safe
  • WiFi Access
  • Full Restaurant/Bar
  • Private Beach Bath
  • Laundry Services
  • Clubhouse
Sunset Shack

The Sunset Shack is a gorgeous small boutique hotel with 8 rooms, a cool refreshing pool and an awesome bar and restaurant (Al Chile) on site. Located just a short 4 min. Walk to the sands of Playa Guiones and a casual 7 min. Walk to Safari Surf’s facility. The location of this hotel is so perfectly situated right in the center of Playa Guiones that everything you would want or need is within a 5-10 min. Walk. The rooms have been recently renovated and are super comfy and cozy nestled up right against a local wildlife refuge. It’s all about location, location, location, with this relaxed beach beauty!

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Category - Middle Range
  • Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Room Safe
  • WiFi Access
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Full Restaurant/Bar

Activities

Your package already comes with 1 activity of your choice. Of course you can always add on additional activities to your vacation package. Either prior to arrival or on site (additional cost).

  • Yoga

    Center yourself with an peaceful yoga lesson and find your inner balance.

  • Massage

    Release and rejuvenate with an intoxicating full body massage.

  • Zipline

    Ever wanted to fly? Well now you have the chance on this incredible zip line tour!

  • Kayak or SUP

    Experience an amazing Stand Up Paddle board or Kayak tour on the Nosara River or our local beaches.

  • Seasonal Waterfalls

    Discover our beautiful waterfalls and take a plunge in the cool water. A cool selfie guaranteed!

  • Horseback

    Streaking down at empty beach or trotting through the jungle.

  • Nosara Wildlife Refuge

    Help support our local wildlife by visiting the Nosara Wildlife Refuge.