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Address: Calle Central | Main Street, Playas del Coco 5019, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 26700176
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Description: The only PADI 5* CDC center in Costa Rica .We take you diving to encounter...
The only PADI 5* CDC center in Costa Rica .We take you diving to encounter sharks, rays and of course the famous Catalina islands to swim with the giant mantas and the to safe the best for last...Bat islands to seek the adrenaline of the bull sharks encounters!We take our courses serious combined with fun and lots of dives. Join us for any course and we will make sure you feel at home here in Costa Rica where the diving is pristine!
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everyone at rich coast was great!! very patient friendly group of people. we will definitely visit again!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW via mobile

everyone at rich coast was great!! very patient friendly group of people. we will definitely visit again!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

Rich Coast Diving was pretty much the only reason we visited Coco, and for a good reason. I don't need to review the town itself, but diving nearby is truly the best attraction, and RCD is your shop to go with. As a first-time scuba diver, I couldn't have learned at a better shop anywhere in the world, especially with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I obtained the second part of my PADI open water certification with the team at rich coast diving. Despite the local crew having some fun with my unusual first name (in good faith), I had the best time with them. The whole crew and the Dutch owners work as a team, friendly, joking around, but never stepping away from safety... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Last year I did the Discover SCUBA with Rich Coast Diving. Excellent experience with Barbara and everyone else. This year I brought my 15yr old son and we did the full SCUBA Diver course. Brenda and Barbara remembered me and recommended the certificate course instead of doing the discovery again. Another great experience for both of us with new Dive... More 

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Grafenwöhr, Bayern, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Could not have asked for a better diving experience! Great staff that makes sure you are ready, safe, and prepared to dive. We made multiple dives at different sites, each with its own particular features, were able to experience many different views, sea life, topography, and were well taken care of on the boat. Pre-dive briefs were excellent and allowed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

The only PADI Career Center around. That should tell you about the level professionalism that goes on there. I'm an Instructor and I see all sorts of dive operations. As soon as I can schedule them I will be taking classes here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Had a fantastic time with Rich Coast . My wife gained her open water with great support from JP and trainee dive masters. Matt and Chris. I had some really good dives with a great group of guys. Friendly, helpful team and outstanding service

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I went to visit my son who was doing a dive master internship with Rich Coast Diving. I had an absolute ball. No wonder my son doesn't want to come home! What a fantastic team to learn from. The facility is fantastic with training second to none, from beginner right through to instructor and beyond. As an instructor I even... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

My wife and I are certified divers. We took my niece and nephew to Costa Rica and wanted them to have an introductory dive. It took a total of three brief e-mails with Rich Coast Diving to set everything up. (It was so easy I was worried.) We landed and were on the way to our condo when we accidentally... More 

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haha, like the way you put our acronyms in to your text! looking forward to seeing you again! Brenda More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

We dove with them five days and all days were great. Nice boats. Very nice shop with lots of equipment. Staff was great. Panna is the greatest guide and instructor I've dove with. Love his excitement and energy. The other instructors were great as well Barbara, Sebastian, Sergio and Marin were great as well. Lots to see here. Loved the... More 

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Thanks guys, don't forget to send me an email so I can send you the details for DM. More 

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