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Address: Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 506 8319 5392
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Diving and Surf School, Tours to Cano Island and Whales Tale Marine...

Diving and Surf School, Tours to Cano Island and Whales Tale Marine Reserve. Padi Diving Courses, Surf School and Surf Board Rentals. Waterfall Tours, Whitewater Rafting tours and Adventure Guide School for Diving, Surfing and Whitewater Rafting.

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Great service and dives out to the island. Small group with 2 dive masters so my group was 3 divers and the dive master. Boat driver out to the island was very skilled with the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Janice J
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great service and dives out to the island. Small group with 2 dive masters so my group was 3 divers and the dive master. Boat driver out to the island was very skilled with the waves. We were a few weeks early to see the humpback whales, but we did see one spray in the distance and the boat driver,... More 

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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our number one activity we wanted to do in Costa Rica was scuba diving. My boyfriend has the advanced certification and I completed my open water certification. June is the low season in Costa Rica so it's not always easy to go because you have to have enough people sign up for a boat to go out. So we were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Today we had an amazing trip to Caño Island. Thank you for the great day! We saw a whale, dolphins and turtels on our boatride and the crew enjoyed it just as much as we did. The equipment was working without any issues and the divemasters were both really friendly and helpful. Everything was organized really good and i can... More 

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Punta Gorda, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

Big Shout out to Willy and the rest of the gang at Costa Rica Dive and Surf!!! Willy was a huge help in all areas right from the beginning! From emailing me quickly to confirm availability of the trip - to helping me recover my dive certification online - to making us feel comfortable about the dive profiles by offering... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

This was a great way to spend the morning! We did two nice, long dives, the boat was comfortable, the equipment is newer and in good condition and the staff was AWESOME! Marta was our favorite, she pointed out everything underwater and even keeps a tally of all the larger fish and animals on a notepad on her wrist to... More 

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West Monroe, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

We did a two tank dive at Canos Island with Costa Rica Dive and Surf. The staff was absolutely amazing. The dives were great and the lunch served during the surface interval was fantastic. Watermelon juice and a traditional Tico meal served on a plate! Newbie divers spotted dolphins and sea turtles during our 1.5 hr ride out to the... More 

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Santa Cruz, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

I cannot say enough good things about Costa Rica Dive and Surf! The staff is amazing - fun, kind, and super helpful. We had a great experience with them during our snorkeling and scuba session on 3/30. Thank you so much Willy and the rest of the team for making our trip to Caño Island one that we will never... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I are certified divers. We've been training our son for snorkeling since he was 3 years old. We had heard great things about Caño Island and thanks to Willy and his gang, we found out that it's indeed a magical place. The guys from CRD&S were professional, kind and fun at all times. All through the day... More 

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Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

I am a diver, and living in the country, have had experience with many dive operations. This is definitively one if the best in the country. The dive masters are extremely knowledgeable, professional and super friendly. They have excellent boats and equipment and going to the Isla de Caño from Uvita is much better than going out of Sierpe with... More 

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Central Point, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

I had the best surf lesson with Gabby, who works at CRDS!! My girlfriends and I had never surfed before, and Gabby took all 3 of us out to learn the way! After eating at Mongo Congo (delicious!!), it was a short walk from the shop over to the beach. Then, we were on our way to the best time... More 

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