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Sailing by Gold Coast Charters - Day Cruise

Flamingo/Potrero Bay, Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
(506) 4000-1987
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Ranked #17 of 32 activities in Playa Flamingo
Type: Tours
Owner description: Sail the pristine Pacific coast on a beautiful catamaran. Snorkeling, kayaking, a delicious fresh meal and sun soaked sight-seeing are all included.... more » Owner description: Sail the pristine Pacific coast on a beautiful catamaran. Snorkeling, kayaking, a delicious fresh meal and sun soaked sight-seeing are all included. Watch amazing wildlife like whales, dolphins, sea turtles, birds, and fish. Morning snorkeling, sunset with snorkeling and private charters for surf trips, weddings/receptions and special occasions are available. Third lung diving, sport fishing, and custom tours too! Serving Playas del Coco, RIU, Potrero, Flamingo, Playa Grande, Tamarindo and everywhere in between. « less
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Atlanta
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

We were in Tamarindo for two weeks and one catamaran trip was not enough. Took the morning cruise first and then the afternoon cruise later. Saw whales (that is right WHALES) after Capt. Jed was patient and the other cruises went right past these wonderful creatures! Truly amazing as they surfaced within 30 feet of the boat. AWESOME. The dolphin... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

Had a wonderful time,food was limited and not great,but,what the hell it was fun.More of a booze cruise thing which is cool with me.Only thing that was a little discomforting is a request for a tip.Just an opinion(which we all have) but,after paying $85.00 for a 4 hour fun cruise just seemed a little cheezy.Seems like the boat owner should... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

Our experience couldn't have been better. We had a great time. The boat was clean, the staff was knowledgeable and helpful, the snorkeling was excellent. Thanks so much, Dylan!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

We had a fantastic time! The boat is great, the crew was excellent, and the all around service was outstanding. Beautiful views and a great snorkeling spot with excellent guidance. You can't ask for much more on a sailing trip. Dylan and the team took great care of us every step of the way. You won't be disappointed!

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Hurst, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

I sent Dylan an email at the last minute and asked if there was a trip out of Playa Flamingo. He responded immediately with a reply and sent directions for me. The catamaran was in excellent condition. The staff was awesome. They were professional and experienced. They were very attentive. The snorkeling was amazing. The crew went above and beyond... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

We recently stayed at Riu Palace, Guanacaste in Costa Rica for our daughter's Sr. spring break. Dylan did an amazing job of coordinating 3 days of adventure for our large group with the help of native expert, Javier. The early morning boat cruise into Palo Verde National Park was unforgetable! The expressions on our girls faces were priceless as they... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

We had a great week with Gold Coast tours and Loving Costa Rica tours. Dylan and Javier really enjoy their jobs and are passionate about Costa Rica.

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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

We sailed on the Hibiscus in February while staying in Playa Langosta. Captain Rudd and his crew made the sailing experience superb. They were attentive to everyone's needs - keeping all glasses filled! When the other sailing vessels that departed at the same time were motoring, the Hibiscus crew was under sail for the maximum enjoyment of the passengers. The... More

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Breckenridge, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

Had a great trip on the boat with a group of 15 guys for a little bachelor cruise. Food, staff, and drinks were great! Would highly recommend this to anyone looking for a great boat ride and a great price!!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

I was a bit reluctant when my husband suggested a catamaran trip, I had got used to lazing by the pool at the hotel or on the beach. I am so glad he persisted. This was by far the highlight of my trip. The staff were awesome, music was great, food and drinks fantastic. I don't drink, so one of... More

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