Cali loves the ocean and has over 20 years of experience in surfing and paddleboarding. He is an ISA-licensed and CPR / lifeguard certified and enjoys working with all levels of surfers (beginner, intermediate, and advanced) and all ages (5 - 77). Cali and the other Bob Marley Jaco Surf School instructors create a relaxed, fun, truly enjoyable atmosphere for all students in inviting tropical waters. There is also plenty to do for family and friends who don't surf - lounging on the beach, outdoor restaurant/bar, outdoor pool, tours, excursions, and shopping.
from Canada, May 2018
Very nice place with a beautiful view. Instructors were really friendly and let us borrow the surf boards along the day even when the lesson was over so we could practice. We had a little place under a gazebo where we could stay the entire two days.
"Do it right the first time"
I really enjoyed my first lesson. Tiger got me surfing in no time. If you listen and follow his instructions, you will be surfing like a pro. The experience was above and beyond my expectations. Thank you Tiger!
"Amazing Time for first time surfers"
Tiger's Surf School was great for me, my girlfriend and our family who all had never surfed before. The lessons were clear and fun we had a great time out on the water. Tiger and his staff were very friendly and supportive, giving us their full attention. I was able to get up 3 or 4 times and had...
"Great time with my 10 year old son!"
My son and I took surfing lessons at Tiger Surf School in Jaco, Costa Rica. First, Tiger and his staff are super friendly and make you feel really comfortable. They even provided us with an umbrella and chairs for the day for the family. Instructions were simple and clear, no need to complicate things - we're on vacation after all!...
"47 year old klutz learns to surf in 2 hours!"
Tiger is a miracle worker. I've got shot knees and a shot ankle. He worked with me and I was up and held it together by the time I was done. I was always intimidated by surfing....not anymore. Thank you Tiger and Mario.