Surf the best waves, relax in style, and explore epic surf destinations.

Tailor-made luxury surf trips and elevated small group surf retreats.


Surf the Best Waves

Surf the best waves for your surf level and get better at surfing faster with our vetted local surf coaches and insider surf intel. Get everything you need for a next-level surf trip.

Elevated Surf Travel

Welcome to surf paradise. Stay at stunning villas where you can walk to great surf, indulge in culinary delights by private chefs, surf fun waves, and experience the best of the area.

No Planning Necessary

From itinerary to execution, every aspect of your surf trip is meticulously designed for you. Step into a world where your only tasks are to surf, relax, and have a blast.

Lush Palm Surf Trips

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7-Night Costa Rica Surf Retreat

Feb 15 – 22, 2025
More dates coming soon.

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6-Night Hawaii Surf Trip

Private mostly-inclusive Hawaii surf trip with the ultimate blend of luxury and surf.

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Tailor-Made Luxury Surf Trips

Bespoke luxury surf trips for families and groups. Go on the best surf trip ever with your crew.


Life is too short for
mediocre surf trips.

Your travel time is priceless – you shouldn’t have to settle for average waves, stays, or experiences. You shouldn’t have to settle for a mediocre surf trip.

You deserve surf travel awesomeness.

Join a Lush Palm Surf Retreat to surf great waves, get better at surfing, meet awesome people, and have an amazing surf trip to remember.

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Helping you go on the surf trips of your dreams since 2015.

As passionate surf travelers, we’ve written hundreds of in-depth surf and travel guides to help you get better at surfing and have wonderful surf trips.

As a surf travel company, we’ve spent years scouring the planet to bring you the best surf stays, waves, and surf experiences.

Drawing from our decades of surf and travel expertise, we’ve now turned our full attention to creating exceptional surf retreats. On top of the meticulous scouting and planning that goes into these trips, we pour a whole lot of heart, soul, and TLC into making sure you get the most amazing surf trips at the best surf destinations.

  • 5-star surf trips, no planning necessary.
  • Thousands of happy surf travelers.
  • Making surf trip dreams come true since 2015.

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Lush Palm


Surf, explore, and relax at one of the best surf destinations in Costa Rica. Join us for a 7-night all-inclusive surf coaching retreat at a stunning oceanfront villa in Playa Negra.


Lush Palm


Bespoke luxury surf vacations for families and large groups. Enjoy extraordinary 5-star surf getaways with your nearest and dearest – no planning necessary. Tell us your dream surf trip. We’ll take care of the rest.

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How to Book Your Trip

1. Explore Surf Retreats

Explore surf retreats to find the perfect trip for you. If you’re interested in new upcoming destinations, pre-register here and sign up for our emails to be the first to know.

2. Book Your Trip

Click BOOK NOW on the retreat page to check availability. Then choose your retreat dates, choose your room, and pay a 15% deposit to book your trip. Yew!

3. Get Stoked

On these retreats, everything is planned and taken care of for you – so all you have to do is book your flight, pack your bags, and get ready for an amazing week in surf paradise!

Epic surf trips, made easy.

Lush Palm specializes in elevated small group surf retreats and tailor-made luxury surf trips.

Enjoy epic 5-star surf vacations with insider surf intel, local surf guides, stunning oceanfront villas, talented private chefs, surf photography, and more. We vet and curate the crème de la crème and bring it all together to create dream surf getaways.

Get ready to surf the best waves, uplevel your surf skills, explore special surf destinations, and have a helluva good time.


As ocean enthusiasts, we believe we have a responsibility to do everything in our power to protect and restore our natural environment. That’s why we’re proud members of 1% for the Planet and donate 1% of revenue to ocean protection and conservation.