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Bill Beard's Costa Rica

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Bill Beard's Costa Rica has been operating scuba diving and adventure tours in Costa Rica since 1970. U.S. Phones 954 453-5044 - 877 853-0538. We assemble packages with or without international & domestic air for diving, fishing, surfing, soft...more
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331 Calle 472, Provincia de Alajuela, La Fortuna, | Bosque del Mar All Suite Beach Resort, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband is a scuba diver and we have never been to Costa Rica. I reviewed bill beards site and decided to contact them. Melissa was the greatest help ever. She was able to give me expert advice on places to stay in the northern...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking your time to write, we really appreciate it. Bummer that Tom hurt his arm and couldn't dive and I don't want to make him feel worse by telling you that the diving has been unbelievable good with the large amounts of...More

Reviewed February 1, 2019 via mobile

We had a great day with Jose as our driver and guide. On our drive to a waterfall, we learned about the people, history and economy of Costa Rica. We drove about 45 minutes to a national park with a beautiful waterfall. We had time...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2019

Wonderful review, thank you. This has become a popular tour because of value, abundance of animals, excellent logistics but most of all all our excellent English speaking naturalists guides. Jose is our lead guide, has been with us for over 25 years and there is...More

Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

Bill Beard’s was recommended by a friend who had worked with them in the past. Within a week of contacting Delio, he had a 10 day tour arranged. Our first hotel Bosque Del Mar is amazing. The activities he arranged—so far scuba diving and zip...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2019

Is there anything better than having a client refer your service to a friend? I can't think of anything better than that!. We all work as hard and as efficiently as possible 24/7 to give our clients the most memorable vacation possible and we have...More

Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

Lots of fun ups and downs. Missed out on beach ride. Could have missed high tide if we'd zipline first.More

Date of experience: November 2018
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BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded November 25, 2018

This is great feedback, thank you for letting us know. I will notify our tour manager so in similar instances they can consult the tide tables and flip the tours when it is applicable. We are glad you had fun and gave us four stars...More

Reviewed August 26, 2018

We did this tour our last afternoon in Playas del Coco. It was great! the trip to the snorkeling spot was gorgeous, we saw lots of marine life and were able to snorkel for a long time with not pressure, it was very relaxing. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Thank you, we are very happy that you enjoyed the catamaran sunset sailing cruise. It is one of our favorite tours and great for families. We take our children and our grandchildren on the cruise very often. They enjoy so much the snorkeling and the...More

Reviewed August 13, 2018

Our experience with Bill Beard's was fantastic! Fabian was especially helpful as we planned our trip for 14 people. The highlight of our trip was the day spent rappelling and white water rafting. The scenery was beautiful and the guides were fantastic. We had several...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Safety is always our utmost concern! Thank you for recognizing that we practice what we teach and how well our guides are trained and their quick reaction in a situation to help others. This is a wonderful "feel good" review and Fabian and our guides...More

Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

We traveled with our 2 kids 25, 18 for 2 weeks in Costa Rica (second time here) through Bill Beard travel agency. We saw Tamarindo, the Cloud Forest, Arenal, Manuel Antonio and Jaco. First surfing for our 18 year old California kid was great. All...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Margaret N
BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Our staff is ecstatic with your review particularly Fabian, our agent that set up your itinerary and the drivers that took you around. We are very happy that you were able to see so much of Costa Rica and participate in so many activities. It...More

Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

My husband and 9yr old son had an amazing experience with jack and his crew! It was like going on the water with your best friends. So relaxing and the food was amazing. Snorkeling was great... captain jack picked up a puffer fish we got...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2018

We are really happy you enjoyed the tour. We have been working with Del Mar since its inception and have never had anything but good reviews. They do a really great job and we are happy to have the tour available for our clients and...More

Reviewed April 1, 2018

In an 8 day trip to Guanacaste and Monteverde, we did 3 days of diving with Rocket Frog Divers (great outfit, but diving was in cold water with limited visibility), boat trip up a river with lots of wildlife and a nice lunch, ziplining, coffee...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

We appreciate the very nice review. We do all we can for our clients to have the best possible vacation. We work very hard to provide the best that Costa Rica has to offer. Unfortunately, we can't control the temperature of the water but on...More

Reviewed December 22, 2017

We worked with Bill Beard's for the better part of a year planning a 10 day vacation to celebrate an anniversary. Fabian was our main contact point and arranged a memorable time with plenty of fun and custom tailored activities. Transfers were on time, friendly...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2018

Thank you, Fabian is great and we always receive favorable reports about him. I'll make sure he sees your excellent review about him and Bil Beard's. You are correct. We have been operating scuba diving, adventure and vacations in Costa Rica since 1970 and i...More

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judyrn911
October 4, 2018|
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Response from BBeardCostaRica | Property representative |
Yes, we pick up divers at RIU & Ovvidental Papagayo Resort , Villas Sol and all the hotels in that area. We also offer daily atv tours, zip, lining, horseback riding, white water river rafting & tubing and wildlife... More
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Martin G
June 12, 2018|
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Response from BBeardCostaRica | Property representative |
Yes, we do. Please contact our office at or phone 954 453-5044 to make the arrangements.
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CDC1486
March 25, 2018|
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Yes, we pick up at RIU and all the other hotels and resorts in the area.
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