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Scuba Dive Costa Rica

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Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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About Scuba Dive Costa Rica
Scuba Dive Costa Rica is a PADI 5 Star Dive Resort located in Playa Potrero and with a sales shop Tamarindo. The only Dive Center in the region with a full service beachfront location, SDCR is a boutique operation catering for 8 divers max per day for your enjoyment and safety. We dive Las Catalinas Islands everyday (except Monday) and welcome all certified divers. We also offer Discover Scuba and Snorkeling experiences for those without a certification. We conduct PADI Open Water and Discover Scuba courses daily in addition to PADI advanced courses for those that want to further their scuba training. If you have started a PADI Course and want to get finished up we can assist you with completing your course and getting you certified. Our boat departs from the Costa Rica Sailing Center which is a great place to hang out for the day, with bar, restaurant and pool facilities onsite. We offer transfers from most locations in the general area.
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2 Days & 2 Nights Diving Adventure

Welcome aboard our luxury catamaran for a unique 2 day & 2 night diving adventure around the Las Catalinas Islands. This one of kind experience also features an on board chef with bespoke cuisine and 5 dives on some of the best coastal dive sites in Costa Rica. Enjoy magical dining experiences under the stars and spend your days lazily cruising around breath-taking coast lines and isolated beaches.
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2 days
from $1,350.00

Half Day Snorkel Tour Las Catalinas Islands

Discover the aquatic life of the Pacific Ocean around Las Catalinas Islands on this guided half-day snorkeling tour from the Tamarindo and Flamingo area. Snorkel twice at two different locations and spot rays, schools of fish, reef sharks, dolphins, and possibly humpback whales, depending on the season. The tour is suitable for all ages; need to be comfortable in open water.
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4 hours
from $75.00

Two-Dive Tour at Las Catalinas Islands

Las Catalinas Islands off Costa Rica’s Pacific coast are known for their giant manta rays, white tip reef sharks, sea turtles, dolphins, and more — with a little luck, you can even spot humpback whales in the summer months. Swim alongside this bounty of marine life on a 2-dive tour to the islands from Playa Flamingo with a PADI-certified instructor. This tour is only for certified scuba divers.
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4 hours
from $140.00

PADI Discover Scuba Diving Tamarindo

Have all the fun of scuba diving without investing the time and expense into a PADI certification with a Discover Scuba Diving experience from Tamarindo. Learn the basics of scuba diving in a pool the day before or morning of your trip, and then head out to the open ocean near Las Catalinas Islands to dive and swim alongside tropical fish, manta rays, sea horses, and more.
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5 hours
from $175.00

PADI Discover Scuba Diving from Playa Flamingo

Have all the fun of scuba diving without investing the time and expense into a PADI certification with a Discover Scuba Diving experience from Playa Flamingo. Learn the basics of scuba diving in a pool the day before or morning of your trip, and then head out to the open ocean near Las Catalinas Islands to dive and swim alongside tropical fish, manta rays, sea horses, and more.
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5 hours
from $175.00
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Jon S wrote a review Mar 2020
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I dove 2 days with Scuba Dive Costa Rico this past Feburary. It was a great diving experience. I emailed 3 dive shops before my trip and Phil the owner of Dive Costa Rico was the only one that answered my email. He runs a nice shop. He was very honest and accmmodating. He
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Date of experience: February 2020
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KaT F wrote a review Mar 2020
Burlington, Canada8 contributions1 helpful vote
Robert and I came here to finish our PADI certification here at the end of February. We had already done our on-line training and confined water dives and were looking to complete our 4 open water dives. We had Alvaro to show us the ropes on the first day and Phil on the second
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Neil M wrote a review Feb 2020
Toronto, Canada4 contributions
3 days of diving in February 2020. First 2 days to complete open water dives for PADI Open Water certification, group of 3 of us, youngest is 15. Phil set us up with all transportation to and from hotel, Phil is a real pro, owns the business and keeps it both fun and
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pldaitch wrote a review Feb 2020
Calgary, Canada17 contributions3 helpful votes
We opted for two dives off a private catamaran. This was the first time we have ever gone diving this way and it was a fantastic experience! Our guide Lacey was fantastic and was well acquainted with the area and the dives. After our two dives we enjoyed a great sail along the
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MIchael wrote a review Feb 2020
Hilton Head, South Carolina33 contributions
We had a superb dive trip today with Lacy and crew. The entire experience was excellent, in every aspect. Very involved, caring dive crew. Lacy was an excellent dive master. We experienced a varied and exciting array of marine wildlife, including manta rays, spotted rays, both
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