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San Juan Del Sur Port, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
+505 8980 1213
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All reviews guacamole playa blanca mai tais private beach day trip dance party san juan crew members beautiful catamaran delicious ceviche noodles recommend this trip highlight of our trip super attentive couple of hours awesome crew perfect afternoon
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Reviewed yesterday

I was doubtful when my son and I booked this catamaran tour. I hate touristic traps and I admit I thought it was one. So, I was doing this to please my son! But, wow, I loved my day. Very relaxed but very professionnal. Drinks,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dominique B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

By far one of the best catamaran excursion I've done. The attentive crew especially Amanda are all ready to ensure you have the best day on the water, from great drinks to amazing snacks you will return home happy! Kudos to the crew and thanks...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Msav1983
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was such an amazing last day of our vacation! Amazing views, great host, delicious snacks, spectacular beach, and a couple glimpses of dolphins! We thoroughly enjoyed this tour and would recommend it to everyone!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank federic1993
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't think of one negative thing to say, it was an absolute blast the entire afternoon. The ceviche and drinks were great, the music had all of us up and dancing on the sunset cruise home. The crew was very friendly and helpful, Amanda...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jasmine8628
Reviewed January 5, 2019

I had contacted Nica Sail and Surf about a trip and they responded right away. My contact person was Amanda and she was outstanding. Gave me all the details and kept me up to date regarding the winds (they were swirling and we weren't sure...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kbr2006
Reviewed January 2, 2019

Even though the weather failed to cooperate, we enjoyed our experience with this company. We got a heads up warning us that high winds could affect our reservation days before we arrived in town. Every effort was made to work around our schedule, but the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bethtravels2016
Juliette D, Manager at Nica Sail and Surf, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2019

Hi Beth, Thank you for the review and understanding. Sorry again the weather didn’t cooperate, we look forward to seeing you next time.

Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

Absolutely loved our day on the water with Nica Sail and Surf. Amanda was extremely helpful and responsive as we were planning our trip, and we decided on the half day sail for me and my husband and our two kids (7 and 5). It...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JME52763
Reviewed November 29, 2018

It is the second time I experience Nica Sail and Surf's day on the catamaran, and it is still the perfect way to spend a day on the ocean with friends or family til the sunset. Amazing staff. Food and drinks included. Juliette our host...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mathilde D
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

Other than surfing, this is the best thing to do while in San Juan! Well organized and full of fun, led by Juliette & Byron the most gracious hosts! Board the catamaran and enjoy the beautiful views of the coast while heading to Playa Blanca...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 755isaels
Reviewed August 15, 2018

The Catamaran trip is a MUST do when in San Juan del Sur! Our group of seven, including an 18 month old, had an amazing day. The sail along the coast is amazing, the beach was perfect, the food on board was delicious and the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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January 17, 2018|
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Response from phishyjeff | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We were on board with a family of 14 including younger children. I wouldn't call it a "booze cruise" although there is alcohol available on board.
November 11, 2017|
Response from Juliette D | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, Thank you for your interest in sailing with us! Yes, we also do private cruise that have an additional fees. That said we already have couple other bookings for December 13th, but please contact us through our... More
May 6, 2017|
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Response from kr_kr_ro_ro | Reviewed this property |
i think for us it was 80$ each