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The Frog Pad

100m S del hotel Iguana Dorada, Nosara 5233, Costa Rica
011-506026820439
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Ranked #18 of 44 Activities in Nosara
Type: Game/ Entertainment Centers, Amusement
Owner description: We provide Surfboard, Bodyboard, Bike, Board Game, Snorkel Kit Rentals. We also have a large used...
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Type: Game/ Entertainment Centers, Amusement
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Owner description: We provide Surfboard, Bodyboard, Bike, Board Game, Snorkel Kit Rentals. We also have a large used book collection and a huge variety of DVDs for rent.
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Annapolis, Maryland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Plenty of great movies to rent at the frog pad. Dave and his staff go out of their way to be accommodating and friendly. If there are adventures or tours you would like to set up the Frog Pad will make it happen.

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Toronto, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

My son and I rented bikes here.We accidentally broke two locks.The guys here are awesome.They drove us to the bikes, cut the lock and gave us a new idiot proof lock, this time with no key and sent us on our way.They charged us the smallest fee for the locks,no attitude at all.The bikes were great.They made sure the tires... More 

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Telluride, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The Frog Pad does many things; and conveniently, given it's location. Book your incredible massage with Juan Carlos Soldana (at Spacio), rent a Scrabble board, or some DVDs. You can also exchange books in the "library:. Don't have any to exchange? You can pay for a new book. Right across from the Gilded Iguana, in North Guiones. Helpful, friendly, ask... More 

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Jaco
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

the guy who curates the movies here does a fantastic job. he also helps organize the annual caricaco musis festival, which is an awesome event in march. support his business!

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montreal
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

My 10yr old daughter and I spent a week in suite del sol. Great space, feels like our little home. Recommend you buy groceries on way from airport of possible - much cheaper than buying in town here. Our bedroom backs onto the main road (which is tiny) so can be a little noisy in the morning but not a... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

when the kids need their own escape (maybe while you're at yoga) they can sit here and watch a movie or play video games

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North Babylon, New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

Best deals on quality surfboard rentals! other rental equipment and movies as well. Super friendly staff, great business ethics

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Regina, Canada
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15 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Staff know alot about the area, good prices on snorkels and boogie board rentals. Have tonnes of books and movies for those lazy days. Great staff! Worth checking out!

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Los Angeles, California
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

We've been stopping by the Frog Pad since it opened many years ago. Originally, it was the local internet cafe (back in the days when you had to rent a terminal to check your email). We also always enjoy the great selection of used books. David & his staff really know the Nosara/Playa Guiones/Playa Pelada area, & are extremely gracious... More 

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Denver
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9 reviews 9 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Whatever you may need in Nosara, David and his wonderful staff at Frog Pad can rent it to you or help you find it. They coordinate all manner of transportation, tours, lodging logistics and maintain the best DVD and used book collection in Nosara. Be sure to stop in for a visit....a short 5 minute walk from the beach.

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