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The BIG boat..Marlin Del Rey. 66 feet of wide open space where you can lounge in the sun, relax under our more than ample shaded area or sit on the deck watching for whales, dolphins and turtles. Based out of Tamarindo Bay, Costa Rica we operate...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Emerald Plaza Unit # 8, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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+506 2653 1212
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Don't even THINK about going with any other company--these guys are the BEST! We saw whales, dolphins, sea turtles--you name it. And the food was great (that pico--OMG!), the drinks were AMAZING, and the service was top rate. You won't go wrong with these guys--trust...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent sunset cruise with food and open bar in Costa Rica. Nice sunset sail on catamaran with swimming and snorkeling along the Pacific coast just north of Tamarindo.

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Thank Rob V
Reviewed 5 days ago

We did the catamaran on our last night in Tamarindo and we are so glad we did! The crew was attentive, lots of different options at their open bar, food spread was delicious and overall a great experience! We got to see humpback whales as...More

Thank Amy T
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I brought our boys ages 15 & 13. I was a little nervous at first because our particular sail had a large group of 20-somethings on it who work in Tamarindo and had the day off, and immediately it felt like an...More

Thank Kristin P
Reviewed 6 days ago

great boat, fun people, nice beach and tunnels, good drinks, food was okay, staff were fantastic but no ocean wild life.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time on the sunset catamaran cruise! Crew members were friendly, enthusiastic, and knowledgeable. We saw dolphins, turtles and tons of fish while snorkeling. The beach was amazing and the sunset was perfect! We would definitely recommend this cruise!

Thank Alyson S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great day on the Del Rey! We were on the catamaran for about 4 hours. The lunch was delicious, the crew was wonderful, the scenery was amazing, and the snorkeling was perfect! We saw needle-nosed fish, puffer fish, eels, a stingray, sea...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My fiancé and I had the best time at Marlin del Rey. We went to check it out for our wedding week in December and after experiencing the tour we are sure people will have the time of their lifes! The staff is so cool,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was great. People were great. Food and drink we're great. Boat was great. Snorkeling was great. Can't go wrong..

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Are family Party of five had a excellent afternoon on the Marlin Del Rey. We saw whales jumping and dolphines swimming aside the boat. The crew was awesome and food was great!!!

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Cristina G
March 18, 2018|
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Response from LCPA | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't recommend it for kids. It's more of an adult booze cruise.
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jennyD08
January 24, 2016|
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Response from ThomasCNDC | Reviewed this property |
You don’t have to snorkel! You can stay on the boat, swim around the edges of boat, jump off to cool off and then climb back up the ladder...
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McMegNuggies
April 6, 2015|
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Response from Rebecca H |
we made a reservation this morning for the cruise tonight. just depends in the day.
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