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Serendipity Charters-Sailing Costa Rica

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When you sail with Serendipity Charters, you are chartering your own private yacht. As featured on the cover of Sail Magazine, she is a lovely 50 foot Beneteau complete with 4 cabins with private bathrooms, swim off and on transom, outdoor and...more
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Flamingo Marina | Guanacaste, Playa Flamingo 50308, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We decided to hop on this sunset sail on our final day of vacation in Costa Rica. We could NOT have been more impressed with the entire experience--we had never been sailing before, so it was a treat. We boarded the sailboat at the Flamingo...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Maria M
GenevaGarciaEllen, Owner at Serendipity Charters-Sailing Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Maria! Judd is indeed fun to have some beers with, when he is not captaining. :) Sounds like you had an great trip. Thank you for taking the time to write this review.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Best day of sailing ever! The snorkeling was great given the area of the world we were in. We saw a ray, puffer fish, and other varieties of local fishes and sea creatures. The food was delightful. The captain and deck hands were top notch,...More

Thank Saltflats
GenevaGarciaEllen, Owner at Serendipity Charters-Sailing Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Sounds great! You have inspired me to go out sailing this week! I'd love to have an encounter with those majestic creatures. Glad you had a great time and thanks for the review and the inspiration.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Highly recommend this sunset cruise! We were two couples, and together with nine other passengers (and captain and crew), we sailed off for an afternoon adventure. The boat is clean and accommodated us all well (some were up front, on mats; it was comfortable). The...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SotaTraveller
GenevaGarciaEllen, Owner at Serendipity Charters-Sailing Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hola, Thank you for addressing safety. Its very important to us all. There are plenty of life vests onboard for all of our passengers regardless of size. They are offered during to all of our guests at the beginning of the trip. I'm sorry if...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing sunset cruise. The boat was very nice, clean and well maintained. plenty of room for everyone. Dara was a great captain and made everyone feel at home and safe. Excellent snorkeling spot. The lunch of chicken tacos was fantastic. Beverages were constantly being filled....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jtopo
GenevaGarciaEllen, Owner at Serendipity Charters-Sailing Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review! Maintaining her is a full time job, glad you noticed how hard we work at it. We appreciate your recommendation! Pura Vida!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We highly recommend doing the private charter of Serendipity. We did a half day sail and wish we had done a full day. From the moment we arrived on Serendipity we were welcomed and felt at home. Judd the Captain is a pleasure to be...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank green072003
GenevaGarciaEllen, Owner at Serendipity Charters-Sailing Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

So glad that sailing with us was the highlight of your trip! This is what we strive for. It doesnt hurt that we live in such an amazing area with a vibrant coastline. Thanks for the review and Pura Vida!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We would highly recommend the sunset cruise with Serendipity while visiting the Flamingo area. Our captain (from Ireland) was a delight, and made sure we had a safe and enjoyable sail. His mates Johnathon and Sergio were perfect snorkel guides and and hosts, feeding us...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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GenevaGarciaEllen, Owner at Serendipity Charters-Sailing Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Happy New Year! We are happy that you were able to join us during your vacations. Thank you for taking the time to write this kind review and I'll be sure to share it with the crew! Pura Vida! Geneva

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second time on serendipity it is by far the best activity we did while in Costa Rica. From booking until the adventure had needed everything was smooth and amazing. Geneva answered all of questions and Judd our captain was energetic, knowledgeable and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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GenevaGarciaEllen, Owner at Serendipity Charters-Sailing Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! We know you have lots of options of things to do on your vacation, the fact that you came twice out with us is such a compliment! Thank you for the review and the recommendation! -Geneva

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a group of 3 families(6 adults/6 children) and we had the most amazing time aboard the Serendipity!!! The boat is perfect and the staff was so friendly and accommodating. They were always filling our drinks and made the best tacos!!! They took us...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nirogj
GenevaGarciaEllen, Owner at Serendipity Charters-Sailing Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! It is not common to see lobsters, so you really got lucky. They are especially hidden during the day. Guess it was your lucky day! Thanks for taking the time to write a review and for choosing Serendipity to spend your vacation time...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family went out on a full day charter with Judd and Jonathan who were both fabulous hosts. We went to several snorkeling spots where Jonathan found us turtles, star fish, blowfish and puffer fish among other sea life, saw spectacular scenery, had a great...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NEG1
GenevaGarciaEllen, Owner at Serendipity Charters-Sailing Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! Jonathan is an amazing waterman and I'm always impressed with how he knows where and how to find wildlife. Glad you got a chance to snorkel with him. We so appreciate the review and we really do hope you come out again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The sunset sail with Serendipity is a must-do experience for anyone visiting the Guanacaste coast. Great care goes into every detail to make this a personable, fun and relaxing experience - with people who really know and love this area of Costa Rica. In addition...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kenzie Y
GenevaGarciaEllen, Owner at Serendipity Charters-Sailing Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Kenzie, It was super fun sailing with you. I hope that was not the last time that we enjoy a cocktail together at sunset!

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William O
25 September 2017|
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Response from GenevaGarciaEllen | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi Will, Sorry for the delay. We have two playa hermosa here in Costa Rica....maybe a few more, but at least two big ones. We are in Guanacaste. So, if you are staying at the playa hermosa in guancaste, that is not too... More
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LoveMyThreeBoys
15 July 2017|
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Response from Traci G | Reviewed this property |
I think it probably depends on the day. When we went, it was very smooth.
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27 March 2017|
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Response from GenevaGarciaEllen | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hola, We are very close to the palms. :) We don't offer transportation, but we could easily arrange it. If you like walking we are about a 20 minute walk, mostly along the beach. Hope this helps.
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