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Scuba Dive Costa Rica

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“octopus”(14 reviews)
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Scuba Dive Costa Rica is a friendly and convenient PADI 5 Star Dive Resort located in Playa Potrero and with a sales shop Tamarindo. SDCR is a boutique operation catering for 8 divers max per day for your enjoyment and safety. We dive Las Catalinas...more
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Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 8602 6581
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All reviews octopus great diving experience the owner open water certification costa rica playa flamingo white tip sharks days diving quality equipment giant manta ray his team las catalinas fish these guys flamingo area fast response padi certification
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Reviewed 4 days ago

These guys run a great tour. I've always loved diving the catalina's, as its one of the best dive spots in the country. You see all kinds of wild life. The boat is great AND FAST unlike some of the other shops in town which...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank highper
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you want an ultimate diving experience this is the way to go in the Tamarindo area. The staff is absolutely amazing! They take total care of you above the surface and make your experience incredibly special. They are knowledgable, professional, and truly show their...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AndreS1710
Reviewed 4 days ago

I took my PADI Open Water Course here. It was my first time diving and Dali was the best! He was very knowledgable and made sure I was comfortable every step of the way. He really went above and beyond my expectations. Everyone at Scuba...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Julia A
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a great time learning how to dive and felt both comfortable and prepared the entire time. Not only was the marine life great, but Phil set up a place for us to stay, picked us up, and was always ready to help us...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank mjordanpayne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was debating on a snorkel excursion when I happened to meet a ex-pat who said that team at Scuba Dive Costa Rica (SDCR) were "all really good people." He was spot on. I arranged for the trip about 24 hours in advance and put...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank patrickb123456
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my daughter's first open water dive and I wanted her to have a good start with the hope that she would continue to dive in the future. The team at Scuba Costa Rica, which included Tyler and Reynaldo exceeded my expectations, and ensured...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank rex m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Overall a perfect experience. I had the discovery experience as it was my first time scuba diving. Dali was an excellent instructor. The five location was filled with so much life in crystal clear waters. I highly recommend to anyone in the area.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Trip57206601201
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a group tour with Scuba Dive Costa Rica and had a blast! Ray was our tour guide and showed us tons of incredible wildlife such as a ray, shark, pufferfish, eels and more. Everyone's favorite part of the tour was the fact that...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bricheese134
Reviewed November 11, 2018

We did book a diving tour to Les Catalinas. I had direct contact with Phil who responded swiftly and clearly to all my requests. Unfortunately he did have to cancel the trip due to bad wheather, heavy storms. The Tripadvisor-owned travel agency VIATOR however, had...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Dietrich F
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Reignaldo and the entire Scuba Costa Rica team were amazing. Even with the red tide they took the time to find some great clear water diving locations and we had 2 amazing dives. Saw 12-15 white tip sharks 3 huge turtles, rays and so much...More

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Aspen K
June 16, 2018|
Response from Irishfelipe | Property representative |
Hello Aspen! I am sorry this message comes to you late. The TA notifications are not great. If you would still like to get in touch please contact me on info@scubadivecostarica.cr or +506 8602 6581. Our contact details are... More
April 4, 2018|
Response from Irishfelipe | Property representative |
Hi and thank you for your enquiry. Diving is great now, really changed up from a couple weeks ago. Cleaner and warmer waters. Sharks, Rays and lots of schooling fish. Really nice right now. Weather looking settled for a few... More
September 25, 2017|
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Response from Irishfelipe | Property representative |
Hi Mary, this is Phil at SDCR. Yes the Westin is all inclusive and just 5 mins away from us. It’s a really beautiful resort in a natural reserve.