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Tuesday, 19 June 2012 15:20

Location and travel tips

 

 Tortuga Surf School & Camps is one with our base camp the 3th consecutive year Traveller choice Tripadvisor award winner the Hotel Perico Azul, this small cozy apt-hotel on the south end of Jaco Beach, with Artsy looks and private location close to the mountains, El Perico Azul is surrounded by blush nature and many species of birds that will allow you to wake up to the real sounds of Costa Rica.

Right of Pastor Diaz avenue, on Santana Street you can find our main base camp The Tortuga Surf house at the Hotel Perico Azul, this would be your home during you camp and our area for ground work and relaxation.

 Located in the central pacific region of the country right on world famous Jaco Beach, this perfectly located section of beach breaks line up just right for all kinds of swells and sizes of waves, from the longest lefts on world famous Boca Barranca, to the main representative of our area the heavy and beautiful Playa Hermosa.


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 Just 2 min walk from the beach our hotel is the best choice if what you are looking for is a quiet cozy room with daily cleaning and all amenities available to you.


The beach station is located just of Calle Hidalgo, and Pastor Diaz av, you need to follow the beach road until you see our beach canopy and Tortuga Surf Camp instructors.

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 Our professional hotel & surf camp staff will walk you trough this experience to make you visit to Costa Rica one you will never forget, and most of all one you will want to resume many times for many years to come.

Our facilities count with singles and double occupation rooms allowing us to maintain a nice quiet cozy atmosphere for campers to enjoy they mellow time too, we learned with time that keeping smaller groups helps for a better more chilled vibe around the hotel and leads to a more personal care for our guest.

 


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Look no further and get ready to discover places and sensations you never though possible, let us be your guide trough this amazing paradise, let us guide you trough the smile of its people and their everlasting " PURA VIDA"


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Monday, 18 June 2012 16:01

Meet our surf instructors

 Our surf instructors at Tortuga Surf School & Camps are multi-lingual and lifeguard water-safety certified. We have years of experience showing people how to surf, safely and having a good time.
 Combining a true authentic Costa Rican experience and lifestyle, with the most intense drills and programs to make of your experience something you will remember and carry on for life.
This are some of the most familiar faces on our camp and the people responsible for making your surfing training both fun and safe.




Celine Mounier
Surf Camp Manager -France
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 Celine Mounier grew up in south of  France's beauty cost, and moved to Costa Rica to pursue a physically fit and healthy lifestyle on our warm tropical waters.She is the manager and main leading person when it comes down to logistics and everything our guest would require at Tortuga Surf School & Camps, and is one of a few female lifeguard certified in Jaco Beach currently.

As a DJ her understanding for the music has allowed her to be a key part on the creation of our training programs and the musical way we use to transmit them to our students
 Shes devotes her attention and her love for music & ocean to her clients, making sure everyone gets a chance to surf and fall in love with the ocean.


 

 Michael Gutierrez
Surfing Director- Costa Rica
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This Lifeguard & ISA (international surfing association) certified water men, is our head instructor.
 Mike began working with tourists at a diving shop in Puerto Viejo on the Atlantic side of the country at a young age, and eventually moved to Jaco Beach in the search of waves and stayed for good do dedicate his life to surfing and teaching surf.
 Michael's lifetime water background as a diver and boat driver transmit with the year in his ability to surf a variety of conditions and types of boards, and talent for teaching,helping to quickly established Tortuga Surf School & Camps as the predominant surfing school for beginner to intermediate level surfers, in Jaco Beach.




Douglas Solorzano
Surf Intructor & Water safety-Nicaragua

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 Originally from our neighbor country Nicaragua and an amazing surfer, Douggy is our glue!, the muscle of the operation during the day & right hand to the main Surfing Director.
 Douggy is the man on charge of the water security, after to get an awesome wave this will be your go to guy when it comes to helping people back into the line up, always with a smile on his face and a warm tone he will lead you out trough thick and thin.


 Freddy Asofeifa

Surf instructor & water safety-Costa Rica

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Born and raise in Jaco beach Freddy is our inside man when it comes to local current and wave knowledge, his input is priceless to the program.

He is also one of our intense style instructors so if you would like to get your heart rate up and running Freddy is your go to guy on the line up.


Rolando Gonzalez

Surf instructor & water safety-Nicaragua

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Born in our neighboring country of Nicaragua and raised in Playa Jaco, Rolando is the our good soul and example boy.

Coming from really humble background he dedicates his life to volunteering on his church and as a missionary has being to several country's to help others, he is a solid paddler and a soft smooth instructor, with a giant smile always and millions of patience and wisdom to spare even at his short age.

 


 

 Pablo Figuls

Surf instructor & water safety-Costa Rica

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Originally from the capital of San Jose Costa Rica, this former professional and national champion boxing fighter is our clean healthy eater and the one who helps us leave our life's on a better much healthier and conscientious way.

Pablo is also a personal trainer and an amazing surfer and one of our most important key player at Tortuga Surf camp

 

 

 




 


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