Surf Camp Tamarindo, Costa Rica

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Be a Surf & Yoga instructor at a Surf Camp in Costa Rica!

High demand host
This host has received 19 applications recently. We recommend you apply for other positions too.
Connect with international travelers
127 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
Connect with nature
84 travelers recommend this experience for reconnecting with nature
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Teaching Sports
Teaching or assisting the host, guests, or local communities in practicing sports or physical activities.
Additional Fee
This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of the Worldpackers annual plan.

Additional fee required

This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of Worldpackers’ annual plans.


US$ 10

Per day

Fee pays for

  • Benefits for travelers


Because of our location (in the middle of the jungle), we have been charging $10 USD/per day, which includes meals (breakfast & dinner), accommodation, but also transportation to and from town (not the airport), because we are about a 45 minute walk to town.

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What you get


Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Yoga classes
Take free yoga classes at our place.
The host will pick up and drop off travelers from Drake Bay Airport (DRK) free of charge. Travelers arriving by boat in Drake Bay will need to pay for a taxi transfer to Finca Ganadito (around USD 30).
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Stay at least
4 weeks

The Experience

We provide a unique opportunity to be a part of a global community that encourages both personal development & global transformation. Along with day to day tasks, and embracing the foundation of human connectivity, we focus on self-sustainability, an eco-conscious approach, embracing cultural exchange with locals, and creating a more wellness conscious existence. Come teach yoga and surf! Please, click LEARN MORE to have full access of our info.

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  • Beginner English or Beginner Spanish
  • Between 18 and 35 years old
  • Welcomes solo volunteers, couples, and partners of volunteers

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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142 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks


Surf Camp


Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

  • 127 Meeting international travelers
  • 84 Get in touch with nature
  • 51 Practicing English
  • 30 Developing social awareness
  • 28 Meeting locals
  • 24 Practicing Spanish

United Kingdom


Had the best time, great place to meet new people, super easy work and a beautiful camp, Thank you!

4 days ago

United States


I had a great time at the surf camp, I met some really amazing people that I've gotten to travel with since leaving!

12 days ago

United States


I think the surf camp was the best place to stay easing into solo traveling! The community and atmosphere was so welcoming and really helped to feel not anole despite arrive alone. You get soo much considering how little you pay for your stay! 10/10 recommend.

12 days ago

United States


I had an amazing time at dream sea, the work was beyond fair and the people were incredible! I would recommend this place to anyone, especially anyone nervous for their first solo trip because I felt extremely safe and welcome! Thank you dream sea it was fun!

15 days ago



The surf camp Tamarindo is definitely something different! I met so many great people, slept in the attic, worked a couple of hours at the tiki bar and had a lot fun during; meetings, beach days, parties, pool and chats with everyone.

26 days ago

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Hosted by Dreamsea

Response Rate
This host usually answers to 83% of the messages
Response Time
This host usually writes back in 2 days
2 published videos
This host has 2 published videos showing a little bit about their place

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