Contact CRSI costaricasurfinstitute@gmail.com

What separates CSRI from the crowd?

Tamarindo and neighboring beaches are consistently ranked among the best surfing beaches in the world. Playa Tamarindo offers ideal conditions for all levels of surfer. Whether you are just learning to surf or are a seasoned pro, we'll find your wave.

Fun In and Out of the Water

With consistent swells year round and a great beach culture and nightlife, coming to CRSI ensures that you have fun all day both in and out of the water! As we share our campus with the CSI Spanish school, you will also meet tons of fellow students of all ages and have the opportunity to take part in the activities the school offers including: weekly trips to Nicaragua, Monteverde and the Arenal Volcano, Rincon de Vieja Ranch, poker tournaments, dance and cooking lessons, nightly yoga sessions, river rafting and more!

Trips, Spanish and more

CRSI students also can take advantage of the opportunities our sister school CSI offers to learn Spanish in Tamarindo. See our reservations page for more details! Students can choose to live in our student apartments,with a Costa Rican homestay family or set up their own accomodations for their stay.


CRSI is open year-round so check out our program prices and then head to our registration page to reserve a spot!