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Address: Across From Central Market, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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San Juan del Sur Surf and Sport is your adventure center in town. They can...

San Juan del Sur Surf and Sport is your adventure center in town. They can offer a variety of activities for all levels of adrenaline. They have over 20 different activities to choose from. Surfing, Fishing, coastal cruises, surfing lessons and turtle tours to name a few. All you need for a great vacation. Informative and Friendly staff with top of the line boats and equipment. English,Portuguese,French and Spanish spoken.

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I was visiting San Juan Del Sur with a few friends, were from Vancouver, Canada! We attended Dario's Sunset Booze Cruise and had a great time, we had all we can drink, watched the... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2017
Cody Z
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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I was visiting San Juan Del Sur with a few friends, were from Vancouver, Canada! We attended Dario's Sunset Booze Cruise and had a great time, we had all we can drink, watched the gorgeous sunset and chilled in a beautiful bay. All in all it was well worth the experience! Dario also was incredibly helpful with a few issues... More 

Thank Cody Z
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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Caught 4 including a nice 45-50 pounder. Other than that the fishing was slow which is nothing that can be controlled but Luis and Dario were awesome guys. Even taught us to fillet the fish we caught. Great service in SJDS

Thank Joel H
Jackson, Wyoming
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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

I fished with Johnny and Dorian yesterday and it was amazing! I have tried to catch a rooster fish for several years now and had been unsuccessful until yesterday. The guides set up a trolling rig along the rocky and cliffy coast, which was beautiful by itself. Once we heard the buzzing of the reel we all got so excited.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 3 November 2016

my friends and I went on a sunset booze cruise with dario! it was a blast, we got to jump in the water and dance and hang out in beautiful san juan del sur…a must do when visiting!

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Seabrook, Texas
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

This was our second trip this year with Surf and Sport. As usual the service was excellent from start to finish. Dario stayed right on top of our reservation even while having a baby girl! Young lady in the office very nice and Chris welcomed us at the dock going and coming in. Dorian and Johnny Cash were a blast... More 

Thank acent05
Tampa, Florida
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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Booked a full day trip for Sail Fish. Booked the largest boat they had which is not suitable for off shore trolling. The Panga boats are too narrow, like a large canoe or mullet boat. The crew was very nice though. We saw whales, turtles, dolphin and even a Blue Marlin swim by our boat but no bites. The crew... More 

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SJDSSURF, Owner at San Juan del Sur Surf and Sport, responded to this review

Mr. Hurak, Thank you for going out with us. We have been using this boat for 8 years and it is the largest panga boat in San Juan del sur. Brand new 225 hp engine. We have caught countless sailfish and Marlins in the past. You can find many pictures on our website thru which you booked. I tell my... More 

Santiago, Chile
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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

I totally recommend going to sjds. It's a very small neat town, colorful, good restaurants, good party and good beaches. Everything you need! The downside would be getting there given that there's no direct bus from the border with costa rica (peñas Blanca's border). But you can get a bus that leaves you in la virgen for 50 cordobas and... More 

Thank Talyballentine
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is the second year that we visit the beautiful town of San Juan del Sur and that we engage the services of surf instructor Saul and business owner Dario. They have been a delight to deal with. They are not only knowledgeable about surfing they offer a wide range of activities. Prices are sensible, specially taking into account the... More 

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Reviewed 15 September 2016

I was down in San Juan del Sur back in May and was lucky enough to get hooked up with Dario at San Juan del Sur Surf and Sport. It was a great trip due in part of Dario and crew making sure we were well taken care of. He not only led us to great fishing and surfing but... More 

Thank Matt L
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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent guides that adjusted to us using fly rods. Even on a rough day with big swells, we caught plenty of dorado with some big ones, tuna, a giant wahoo, and jumped two sailfish on fly all in one day! Had a blast and would come again in a heartbeat.

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