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Tamarindo Diving

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Tamarindo Diving is your best choice to experience the sea in the most enjoyable way while applying the higest safety standards possible. We are right at the entrance of Tamarindo, just in front of Best Western Vista Villas Hotel.
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Calle Principal en Frente del Hotel Best Western, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
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+506 8583 5873
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My friend and I dove with Tamarindo Diving. They include all the gear in their dive prices which is great! They fit us at the shop, and we got a ride to our boat. The ride out was pretty going past the mainland and the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Emily O
Davide G, Propietario at Tamarindo Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much Emily, for your nice review. You make a really nice description of our diving tour, and through your words future customers can have a very good idea of what we offer. We would love to take you underwater again in the...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Best crew! Good equipement, had one of my best dives in my life, spent 40 minutes with manta rays! Most amazing creature ive ever seen. Thank you!

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Davide G, Owner at Tamarindo Diving, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks to you!!!! We really enjoyed taking you underwater and apparently mantas enjoyed it too. We would love to take you again in the future! Pura vida!!

Reviewed 5 days ago

The snorkeling was beyond what I expected!! The guides were great and quick to point out manta rays, sting rays and even a couple of small sharks. The fish were beautiful as well. Highly recommend! I also have a slight fear of water and felt...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Davide G, Gerente at Tamarindo Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for your review! It was a pleasure to snorkel with you! Happy People is what we are working for every day!

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The scuba was amazing (saw small sharks, Manta Rays and much more). The best part of the trip was how accommodating, friendly, funny, and safety conscious the guides were. Would totally recommend you book your Tamarindo scuba here !!! JP

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Davide G, Gerente at Tamarindo Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi JP. Thank you so much!!!! We really try hard in order to satisfy our customers without forgetting about safety (that always come first). We would love to dive again with you! Pura Vida!!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty of fish!! I saw banks of fish, tunas, 2 rays, sea star, little blue fish and other fishes I couldn’t identify. Bare in mind the water is not cristal clear so you need very good cameras to get the pictures. There were also lots...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Emma C
Davide G, Propietario at Tamarindo Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Emma, thank you for your nice review. We are very sorry you had this experience with the jellyfish. It is really very rear. We thank you for all your advises that we won't forget to pass them our future customers. It was a pleasure...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent experience as a first time snorkeling trip. All the guides were friendly and helpful and spoke English which was helpful as we didn't know Spanish. We saw lots of sea life and would definitely go back!More

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Davide G, Propietario at Tamarindo Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review. It was a pleasure for us too to take you out in the ocean and show you its underwater wonders! You're more than welcome to pay us a second visit in the future. It will be a great...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
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When I booked this tour, I was under the impression this was a snorkel tour. When we arrived to the dive shop, I learned we would be sharing the tour with divers which I have never had to do on a snorkel tour before. The...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Davide G, Propietario at Tamarindo Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are sorry that you did not enjoy your trip, our snorkelers are usually very happy and we always try to make things comfortable and pleasant. We also receive many requests of mixed groups, divers and snorkelers who really enjoy...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a sporadic, recreational diver, and this experience was perfect for me. I love the look, vibe, and location of the dive shop, their van, staff, and boats (not too polished and sterile). It was easy to book and communicate. Our dive master (Toby)...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Davide G, Propietario at Tamarindo Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your tour and we appreciate what you said. Your review helps others understand the quality of our tour and that we always try to make the experience pleasant, comfortable and above all safe. We hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first dive since doing my PADI level 1 course. I had a great time, felt safe, and was given all the instruction and refreshers I needed! The dive was beautiful, despite the currents being a bit strong that day (at least compared...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
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Davide G, Propietario at Tamarindo Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review!! We are glad you enjoyed our tour and that you had the chance to hear the whales! It always makes the experience more magical when they are nearby. We are looking forward to diving with you again! Pura Vida!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once again Davide and his team did not disappoint! Great diving with these folks. You WILL SEE lots of wildlife. Go check them out!

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Date of experience: January 2019
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Davide G, Propietario at Tamarindo Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much! Hope to see you again.

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Patricia M
2 November 2017|
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Response from Davide G | Property representative |
Hola Ptricia Seria un placer de ir a bucear con ustedes! Yo los pueo recojer en el Hotel esplendor. Para las dos bajadas el precio seria $110 en effectivo con el equipo incluido. Espero verlas pronto Pura Vida Davide
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29 January 2017|
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Response from Davide G | Property representative |
Hello Mike Thank you for contacting us! It would be a pleasure to go diving with you in April! Visibility e never know before but in April it will be fine. See you son for diving at Catalina Islands. Pura Vida Tamarindo... More
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Katie M
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Hi Katie! Thank you very much for your message. In January it's a bit more windy and the water is colder. But you will see the same Sealife that people have seen in November. In our Facebook page you can find always recent... More
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