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El Refugio Guanacaste Ecotours

Villas Nacazcol, Sardinal 621250, Costa Rica
+506 8884 3161
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Best sailing diving trip ever

Fantastic crew. Many thanks for an unforgettable catamaran sailing trip. Your vessel is fantastic... read more

Reviewed March 27, 2017
Munich, Germany
Half day sail

We did a private half day tour with 4 adults and 4 young children. We had a great time sailing... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2016
Evets P
Chicago, Illinois
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El Refugio Nacazcol Ecotours is a leading tour company operating local trips in the enchanting province of Guanacaste, in North West Costa Rica. The company offers half day, full day and overnight tours to clients staying in the area comprised between the Four Seasons Papagayo Resort Hotel and the beaches of Conchal. Our trips include scuba diving in Murcielago Islands, Catalina Islands, overnight
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Villas Nacazcol, Sardinal 621250, Costa Rica
+506 8884 3161
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Reviewed March 27, 2017

Fantastic crew. Many thanks for an unforgettable catamaran sailing trip. Your vessel is fantastic. Thank you for the fun dive session too. We will highly recommend El Refugio as the best tour company on the North West coast. We want to highlight the service, the...More

Thank vogelreisengmbh
Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

We did a private half day tour with 4 adults and 4 young children. We had a great time sailing along the coast and visiting some private beaches. The only bummer is there were no paddle boards. Perhaps it is because we were on a...More

Thank Evets P
Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

We did a sunset cruise where you can snokle or swim with an open bar and a basic lunch and on return journey you get to see a fantastic sunset.

Reviewed February 1, 2016 via mobile

Excellent tour, abundant wildlife viewings and an amazing guide. We traveled with a 7 month old and a 70 year old. This tour was totally doable for all. Branden was very knowledgable, helpful, and enthusiastic. Can't say enough about how satisfying this tour was.

Thank Kathleen K
Reviewed August 1, 2015

Great sailing and scuba combo !!! We booked the full day trip to the Murcielago Islands. We shared the sailboat with 2 other couples with departure from Playas del Coco. Jose the dive master, who was in charge of the trip was very knowledgeable. The...More

Thank Carlo D
Reviewed June 21, 2015

Probably the most important part: I somewhat surprised my new wife with this trip and it ended up being her favorite part of our honeymoon. I reached out to these guys after our honeymoon agent didn't come up with anything for me for sailing. Got...More

Thank Jeff and Kriste... T
Reviewed June 11, 2015

The company is both an excellent dive center and they own a be3autiful catamaran sailboat. Our trip included both, sailing of Playas del Coco to the Murcielago Islands. The site is perfect, great visibility, we saw Bull Sharks and much more. Sailboat is extremely luxurious...More

1  Thank Arnold F
Reviewed April 28, 2015

To end our vacation we booked a private ( for the four of us ) sailing trip. The company has this amazing sailboat catamaran called Pura Vida ( Pure Life ). The trip started at 2 in the afternoon and it included stops at rocky...More

Thank Anthony A
Reviewed April 15, 2015

The company offers scuba diving trips to nearby local dive spots. We booked two trips, Catalina Islands scuba diving 2 tanks and 1 day later, we went to a local dive spot called Monkey Head. The gear, dive master and the boat, everything was first...More

Thank Edilson G
Reviewed March 12, 2015

We went on a private full day tour with El Refugio Catamaran last week for our anniversary and what a treat!!! If there were 10 stars, that's what I'd give them! The crew was simply amazing, the service was like none other and the food...DELICIOUS!...More

1  Thank Jennifer G
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