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Avellanas Express

Open Now: 08:30 - 16:30
Open today: 08:30 - 16:30
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Best shuttle service to beaches

Took this shuttle from Tamarindo to Conchal and our driver Angel was very nice and friendly. The... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Betina N
Really cheap way to spend the day at a neighbouring beach!

On time, efficient and cheap way to get to Playa Conchal, which is another beach that is stunning... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2018
Shasha N
Toronto, Canada
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  • Average7%
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31 May 2018
“Best shuttle service to beaches”
8 Feb 2018
“Really cheap way to spend the day at a neighbouring beach!”
Shuttle service from Playa Tamarindo-front of Neptuno Surf Shop-to Playa Avellanas-Playa Negra-Playa Conchal. If you are in Tamarindo without a car, or simply don't want driving, this option is one you can to have. In seize for a different set of...more
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Sunrise Mall | in front of Neptuno Surf Shop, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 2653 1400
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

Took this shuttle from Tamarindo to Conchal and our driver Angel was very nice and friendly. The price for the shuttle was awesome and the service was great! Recommend using this shuttle service to travel to other beaches outside of Tamarindo.

Thank Betina N
Reviewed 8 February 2018

On time, efficient and cheap way to get to Playa Conchal, which is another beach that is stunning! It is made entirely of sea shells, and the water is calmer and thus more aqua and clear. Apparently, it's usually more deserted, but we went during...More

1  Thank Shasha N
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We went to Playa Avellanas 2 years ago in a cab. God do I wish I knew of this place then! This was SOOOOOOO much more comfortable and cheaper. It’s quick, convenient, and safe. They answered all my questions via Facebook a few hours before...More

1  Thank Joelleen S
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Don't have a car to get to Avellanas and the taxi seems pricey...well don't worry because the Express will take you there (and your surf board) in a heart beat. The schedule allow you to be flexible and make the most of the beach and...More

2  Thank rachaelmarykershaw
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Playa Avellanas isn't too far but without a car you're limited to stay in Tamarindo. A friend suggested the shuttle from Neptuno and it couldn't have been simpler. We had smoothies from the cafe while waiting for the bus which was right on time. The...More

1  Thank Emily M
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Easy to find just by the Banana surf club on main road. It brings you directly to the best beaches near "Tamagringo"

Thank Niels L
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Right on time, and navigated those "bumpy" Costa Rican roads no problem! Came back a few months later and took our own car, ouch! Take this shuttle instead, and the beach in phenomenal! Also, check out the Beach Box restaurant right before you get to...More

Thank jmeinhardt99
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We enjoyed our trips to Playa Avellanas & Playa Conchal via Avellanas Express. This shuttle can be reserved at Neptuno Cafe and was recommended to us by our friends at Iguana Surf next door. The staff at Neptuno were extremely friendly and answered all of...More

Thank Eric C
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Convenient pickup location and the friendly driver drops you off next to the beach. Playa Avellanas is not easy to get to but well worth the drive.

Thank cmikeo73
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped for coffee and was surprised by how good the service and drinks were. Worth a visit if you need a cup of coffee in Tamarindo

Thank Andrew K
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