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SCUBA Diving at Summer Salt Dive Center

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Welcome at the Summer-Salt Dive Center! We have been offering Dive-Trips, PADI Dive-Courses and -Introductions as well as other Boat Excursions in the Gulf of Papagayo all year round since 2004. As a small Dive Operation we commit to offer most...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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La Chorrera street, Playas del Coco 50503, Costa Rica
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+506 2670 0308
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed May 5, 2012

We went scuba diving today at Bat Islands, Peninsula of Santa Elena in Guanacaste Costa Rica. Our first dive was in 70 feet of water with more than 45 feet visibility. We saw Bull sharks, Eagle Rays, Eeels, cleaner shrimp, coral, soft coral and abundant...More

5  Thank IRM_12
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Reviewed December 28, 2013

During out dive with 3 novice divers(only one dive each) and one advanced diver(me)it was apparent that the dive-master was overwhelmed. I stepped up and helped out where I could. the dive-master over weighted one newbie by at least 5 pounds and it kept him...More

6  Thank Kevin H
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I did the PADI open water and the advanced certifications over 6 days with Mali from Summer Salt. It was an intense week, but she somehow made the whole experience super fun while staying professional in her role. She is a reliable and knowledgeable instructor,...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Here, no big groups of divers. The bubble plants are elsewhere, but at Summer Salt Dive Center, it's the family spirit and the good atmosphere that prevails. all, safe! We left as Trainee Divemaster for Playas del coco. We had already our CMAS levels but...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were doing three tank dives in papagayo. The Equipment was in good condition. The dive guide (Guillermo) very friendly. On board water, Juice, fruits, cookies and some bread was provided. However the shower at the dive Center was not very clean and not hygienic.

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Reviewed August 24, 2018

I did the PADI Advanced Open Water at the Summer Salt Dive Center with Mali. She was a great dive-teacher and is able to explain everything in English, Spanish and frensh. All the other dive masters are excellent as well. My girlfriend and I we...More

Thank Raphael M
Reviewed August 23, 2018

If you are looking for a friendly and competent team to dive or learn diving in French, Spanish or English, this is it!

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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Did 4 days of 2 tank dives for local sites local rate plus Bat islands premium rate 2 tank also Maybe second day my boots were left in the shop (just as well I checked) when on boat Another day kept waiting by open water...More

Thank Jason M
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Did 4 dives with Marie and Guillermo, nice and professional staff!!, good rental equipment and very rich diving experience !!!

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Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

I had not dove in many years and did a refresher and local dive with Summer Salt. Staff was very friendly and helpful. After the refresher I felt confident and ready to go in the water. We went to dive sites Argentina and Tortuga and...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2018

Mali, Lara, Marie, and the rest of the crew at Summer Salt made our diving experience in the Playas del Coco vicinity truly memorable. Since we were staying 45 minutes away at the Andaz, getting to Playas Del Coco at 7.30 AM for morning dives...More

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Reviewed July 16, 2018

The team there was great, friendly & pro ! We hope to be able to dive again over there one day.. spot is nice, beach is beautiful, potentially a lot of sea life to see even if we didn't get super lucky.

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Martin G
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Response from CocoDiver | Property representative |
Hi Martin! Yes we can do pickups at the RIU Guanacaste for a 50$ roundtrip charge (it’s about 30min South from our location in Playas del Coco by boat or by car). This daily charge is divided by the number of participants to... More
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