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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 great diving experience octopus the owner open water certification costa rica days diving quality equipment playa flamingo white tip sharks giant manta ray his team las catalinas fish these guys flamingo area fast response padi certification
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We wished to snorkel but Phil suggested us to try the scuba dive experience. It was great! Caroline taught us the basics in the pool then we coiuld dive with them in absolutely safety and calm discovering the spectacular life of Las Catalinas underwater. All...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank chiarad35
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an awesome crew, very attentive , professional and capable people. Phil was a fantastic leader. My girlfriend and I have dived some pretty good spots before, Conzumel and Great Barrier Reef being 2 of the best so far, but this surpassed them both...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank PeterE2713
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to sdcr for a great time. Thank you Caroline for putting up with a rookie. I learned a lot and I will try diving again. Awesome customer service

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Accumulater
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many thanks to Phil and his crew for the amazing passenger and scuba dive experience. It was one of the favorite things we did in Costa Rica! My husband did 2 scuba dives, I went along to snorkel but it was too windy so I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Phil and his crew were super nice and I could tell everyone enjoyed their dive masters. The groups were really small too so newer divers could take some extra time to descend and more experienced divers could get right at it. The boat was clean...More

Thank mkb0909
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 weeks 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 weeks 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 5 December 2018

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 25 November 2018

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
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Aspen K
17 June 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
4 April 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
25 September 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.