Playa Grande Surf Shop Rates

Equipment Rentals and Accommodation Pricing

Playa Grande Surf Shop, Costa Rica

Surf Lessons: 90 minutes duration

  • $30 per person group lesson rate, up to 4 people per instructor.
    $120 for a private lesson for 1 person, please email for availability.
  • You may request your own instructor for 2 or 3 of you, for $120 for the lesson duration. This is preferred by those who wish to surf with just their friends/ loved ones/ family.
  • Please indicate if kids are learning to surf in your party, and their ages, upon making reservation.
  • If you are organizing larger groups, please contact us for specifics, assistance and options for planning your large group (12 + participants).

Surfboard Rentals

We aim to have a board for all budgets. Be sure to ask one of our friendly staff for availability of budget board rental, from $10 per day.

  • Standard surfboards under 7ft, $15 per day or $75 per week. $120 for 2 weeks.
  • Premium surfboards under 7ft $20 per day or $100 per week (eg. Channel Islands, Firewire, JS)
  • Brand-new surfboard off the rack: $150 minimum charge for rental period, up to 7 days then $20 per day thereafter.
  • Standard fun-shapes and longboards 7ft and over, $20 per day or $100 per week. $150 for 2 weeks.
  • Premium funshapes and longboards 7ft and over, $25 per day or $125 per week.
  • 2 hrs rental: $5, 4 hours rental: $10, $2.50 per hour after that.

Multi-day pricing on all surfboard rentals works as follows:

  • 7 day rental pays for 5 days eg. a standard fun shape or longboard will cost $12o for 7 days rental ($14.29 per day)
  • 6 day rental pays for 4.5 days eg. a standard fun shape or longboard will cost $90 for 6 days rental ($15 per day)
  • 5 day rental pays for 4 days eg. a standard fun shape or longboard will cost $80 for 5 days rental ($16 per day)


Stand up Paddleboards:

  • Currently, we offer three SUP Surf boards and four beginner 11’0 SUPs available for rental.
  • $30 per day or $150 for the week, with paddles.
  • Minimum charge $30.


Boogie Board Rental Rates

  • $5 for up to 4 hours
  • $7 per day
  • $35 per week

Bicycle Rentals

  • $10 per day
  • $50 per week

Multi-day pricing and long-term pricing available

  • rent your bicycle for 7 days, pay for 5 eg. $50 for 7 days ($7.14 per day)
  • rent your bicycle for 6 days, pay for 4.5 eg. $45 for 6 days ($7.50 per day)
  • rent your bicycle for 5 days, pay for 4 days eg. $40 for 5 days ($8 per day)

Kids bike seats available with advance notice.

Bike lights available with advance notice.

We currently do not rent mountain bikes however recommend for the very best of equipment, they will deliver with a minimum rental duration.

Skimboard Rentals

  • $7 per day
  • $35 per week

Beach Cooler Rentals

  • $5 per day
  • $25 per week

Beach Tents/ Hut Rentals

  • $15 per day
  • $10 per day for 2 or more days
  • $50 for a week

Beach Chair Rentals

  • $5 per day
  • $25 per week

Snorkeling Equipment

  • Cressi brand equipment.
  • $10 up to 24 hours
  • $50 per week

Accommodation Rentals

High season

  • per night $165 USD
  • per week $1100

* Green season

  • Per night $115 USD
  • Per week $800.

All taxes included.

See our accommodation page for more detailed information.


We want your experience to be a good one, and knowing the rules before you take the equipment prevents any misunderstandings and an overall better experience.

General Rental Terms & Conditions

Surfboard Rentals:

All rentals require a valid credit card deposit as security in case the board is lost, stolen or damaged. Please bring ID and credit card with you when you rent. A passport is also acceptable.

For visitors to the Papagayo region: Four Seasons Papagayo, Hilton Papagayo, Riu Guanacaste, Playas del Coco areas, pre-reservation and delivery of surf boards, pick up for surf lessons, and surf guiding services are available. Email us for more details.

Beach Equipment Rentals:

Please note that all rental equipment must be checked over at the time of renting. Surfboards/ SUPs should be checked thoroughly with your attendant, bicycles checked: tires, baskets etc.

Shade tents will be erected and you can check for holes, boogie boards need to be revised too. If there are any damages, please have these noted on your rental form PRIOR to taking the products, or you will be required to pay for damages upon your return.

Please refer to our surfboard rentals page for more information regarding renting surfboards in Playa Grande.

Flat tires on bicycles (from thorns, puncture etc) cost $3 per tire.

Surfboard ding repair ranges from $10 for a small ding to the cost of the board if it is broken, stolen or lost.

Surfboard Rentals

Surfboard Rentals

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