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Herradura Divers

#9 of 25 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Herradura Features Animals
Ocean Plaza Mall on the Road to Los Suenos Resort and Marina | 2 miles north of Jaco, Herradura 61101, Costa Rica
+506 6042 0856
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Coudn't contact the dive shop.

I'm in Jaco for 3 months and was looking for a convenient dive company for frequent dives during my... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Notsoakedinseattle
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San Francisco, California
Excellent dive

I went with Herradura Divers on a dive during my last full day in Jaco. The dive was nice and... read more

Reviewed April 23, 2017
Cesar G
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Herradura Divers is the first and foremost PADI Dive Resort in the Jaco Beach and Playa Herradura area. After 9 years of experience in this tropical setting we have gained the knowledge and professionalism to give you an unforgettable experience while diving in Costa Rica.
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  • Very good13%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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Ocean Plaza Mall on the Road to Los Suenos Resort and Marina | 2 miles north of Jaco, Herradura 61101, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm in Jaco for 3 months and was looking for a convenient dive company for frequent dives during my stay. Unfortunately, I don't yet speak Spanish, so when the Spanish recordings came on when I called both phone numbers, I was at a loss, but...More

Thank Notsoakedinseattle
Reviewed April 23, 2017

I went with Herradura Divers on a dive during my last full day in Jaco. The dive was nice and easy, with good visibility. Scheduling was easy, emailing directly with the owner. On the day of the dive, I just went to the office, where...More

Thank Cesar G
Reviewed April 10, 2017

I had 2 great dives with the team there. even though they were just local coastal dives everything was well organized. the dive masters were friendly and knowledgeable about the sights. The equipment was well cared for.

Thank frankiethebull2016
HerraduraDivers, Owner at Herradura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2017

Thanks Frankie, it was a pleasure to dive with you and it makes us proud to hear that you enjoyed the dives with us. We hope to see you soon again, here or in Sardinia! Chris

Reviewed February 5, 2017

We didn't have much time so we opted to do the local dives instead of heading to Tortuga Island. Although visibility is low, that is what you should expect diving in the Pacific. Iveta took us out and we had an excellent experience with her....More

Thank Kelly C
Reviewed January 29, 2017

Beautifully competent and professional. Iveta took us on two marvelous dives. The equipment was possibly the best we've rented and staff was polite and informative.

Thank Mara B
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

My husband and teenage daughter used this company for their dive adventure in Costa Rica so I am posting this on their behalf (can't clear my ears so I don't dive anymore). The dive master was aware based on a dive the previous day that...More

1  Thank Luv2travel60996
Reviewed April 21, 2016

So many things are wrong w our experience I don't even know where to start. This was my 43rd dive and 26 of them are in CR and i have NEVER had a bad experience anywhere in the world. Where to start.......The Dive Master is...More

3  Thank Lorena J
HerraduraDivers, Owner at Herradura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2016

Dear Lorena, my name is Chris and i am the owner of Herradura Divers and own this dive operation from 2008 on and i have far more than 3000 dives guiding and teaching on my log. I apologize for the bad experience you had while...More

Reviewed February 13, 2016

The day with Chris and first mate was great. We learned quite a lot about the places we stopped. Learn about a few interesting facts about the villages (snapper fish farming). Lunch was very good on Tortuga then some beach and snorkelling time. We arrived...More

Thank GJm1947
Reviewed February 12, 2016

No very safety conscious or as my cousin said security concerns. one of the diver dropped an 80 cu ft air tank the valve came open no on concerned on the crew. As small as the boat was the seas were to high. Then we...More

1  Thank Victor E
HerraduraDivers, Owner at Herradura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2016

Dear Victor, my name is Chris and i am the owner of Herradura Divers from 2008 on and i have much more than 1000 dives in Costa Rica, 99% of them in Herradura and Isla Tortuga. First i would like to apologize for your bad...More

Reviewed December 26, 2015

I emailed the dive shop before I arrived in Herradura & was provided all the information I needed before I got there including dive dates. They were very close to the hotel & beach, & they were very accomodating. The diving was excellent & there...More

1  Thank Juliet P
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Morty86NL
Hey, I am near Jaco for some weeks and I would like to go diving, what kind of dive sites do you recommend? I hear the visibility is not good at this time of year, is this true? Any shipwrecks nearby? Morten
June 17, 2015|
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Response from HerraduraDivers | Property representative |
Hi Morten, thanks for contacting us. Unfortunately i have to inform you that we are closed during the rainy season as the river run off lead to very low visibility and the high swells can create dangerous situations. As it... More
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