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Costa Rica Sailing Center

Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Costa Rica Sailing Center
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“paddle boards”(9 reviews)
“sailing club”(9 reviews)
“hobie cat”(5 reviews)
With year-round wind, the best sailing bay in Costa Rica, and a range of boats to meet every sailor's needs, our school and rental facility provide a safe, exciting environment for the sport. All of our instructors are certified in CPR and First...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
South of Hotel Bahia del Sol Surfside, Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
+506 8473 7761
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Customer service and fish sandwich were out of this world! One of the few places we ate at twice. It would have been three times but they are closed on Monday’s.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Dawn C
Reviewed March 5, 2019 via mobile

The sailing center is a great place to watch some of the world’s most phenomenal sunsets. Don’t be fooled into thinking that is the only reason to go. They have lots of activities and live music and some of the beat pizza in the area...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank RandyTuanis
Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

Stopped by and had a drink and enjoyed the beach view. Very friendly staff and good craft beer. Had many upcoming activities and great tshirts

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank margaretl420
Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

One of the best sunset view in Playa Potrero. Good food and cold beers. Recommend for all the family.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 345johnnyr
Reviewed February 14, 2019

Needed to moor a boat for a couple of nights. Spoke to Justin, he was so amazingly helpful, answered all my questions quickly and got everything organised including helping organise transport for the captain to get to and from the boat. Very good service and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank divechic2
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

My friend and I rented a catamaran sail boat for 2 hours and it was great. Mickie was our sailing captain. Very cool person, took us far out and allowed us to steer a little. We have also eaten at their restaurant multiple days during...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Small_High
Reviewed February 12, 2019

Great sailing, great setting, great food and great service. Word is getting out about this place, with its many events for both the community and tourists.

Date of experience: February 2019
Reviewed February 6, 2019 via mobile

Location on the beach is awesome. Food is fantastic, best black bean hummus around. Very friendly staff. Would definitely return

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 120kristip
Reviewed January 25, 2019 via mobile

This was our second trip to Potrero Beach and the second time we have had such a great experience at the Sailing Center. The location is great, right on the beach and available right after a day of relaxing!! We aren’t members but they still...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank meghanh5589
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Pulled pork tacos for Christmas Eve treat!!! Super cosy and great waiters, even though very busy. The food was good, but the ladies serving it gave quite small portions. But great experience to celebrate Christmas Eve on the beach!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NikitaMeems
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May 5, 2018|
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Response from Richard S | Reviewed this property |
They have hobie's of all types. Lots of other small high performance boats as well as trainers.
May 16, 2016|
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Response from mikeo186 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do have a larger sailboat which was very comfortable for four of us which we rented for an afternoon sail. The boat was sailed by one of the experienced guys who run the center and we were along for the ride which... More