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Rich Coast Diving

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Calle Central | Main Street, Playas del Coco 5019, Costa Rica
+506 2670 0176
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Excellent diving

I did 3 days of diving with Rich coast diving. Two days of local diving and one day at the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
michellewZ8953MN
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Wanaka, New Zealand
Excellent Instructor Development Course (IDC)

I became a divemaster here over a year ago. Since then I dove in several other places in the world... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
koenbl
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New York City, New York
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The only PADI 5* CDC center in Costa Rica with the only Platinum Course Director. Join us for dives to encounter sharks, rays and big schools of fish. From May to Nov we take you to the famous Catalina islands to swim with the giant mantas and to safe the best for last...from Nov to May we visit the Bat islands to seek the adrenaline of the bull sharks encounters! We take our courses serious combined with fun and lots of dives. Take your first breath underwater with us or take the step to divemaster or instructor. We offer the full range of PADI courses. Sign up for our GO Pro Internship for 3 months or join us for a day; we will make sure you feel at home here in Costa Rica where the diving is pristine!
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Calle Central | Main Street, Playas del Coco 5019, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I did 3 days of diving with Rich coast diving. Two days of local diving and one day at the Catalina Island. The trip out to The Cats is well worth the extra time and money. The staff at Rich Coast diving were extremely helpful...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I became a divemaster here over a year ago. Since then I dove in several other places in the world, and I knew this is where I wanted to my course to become a dive instructor. We had a small group going through the 12...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Done 2 dives (4 persons) with Rich Coast, experienced following - BCD punctured, not inflating - mouthpiece of friend defective - spare mouthpiece broke during drive staff friendly, dive sites ok

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We already had high expectations when we signed up for the open water diver certification at rich coast - but all our expectations were surpassed by the friendly owners, the genuinely happy and knowledgeable team and the high quality standards. We had an extremely friendly...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked a snorkel tour with two of my friends in January. The shop was easy to find, right on the main street in Coco. Communication up to the tour was perfect, all through email or text. At the shop, we gathered our gear and...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I spend three day with my family diving with Rich Coast Diving in Costa Rica and it was a wonderful experience. My wife and I were able to have one or two very relaxed and well organised dives, while at the same time my children...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Just did 8 dives with them. Got to dive with rays, pufferfish, white tip reef sharks. Their instructors, Jonny, Mau and Ranelle are top notch! Very friendly staffs, the owner, Brenda is very quick to respond to any of your questions, she also has a...More

Thank Reiko N
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

I dove two days with Rich Coast over New Years. Brenda and Marten were great, as were their staff. Professional operation, wonderful customer service and a fun, safe experience in the water. Highly recommend them if you are in the area.

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Reviewed 5 January 2018

My daughter (16) did a Discover Scuba Diving and I completed my open water. It was an amazing experience from start to finish. I always felt comfortable and safe, clearly the owners Brenda and Martin value safety and quality vs. some of the other dive...More

Thank Jackie W
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Brenda_v_G, Owner at Rich Coast Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Thanks Jackie, we hope to see you soon!

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Reviewed 28 December 2017

Had a fabulous day! Two of us completed the discovery dive and two of us snorkled. Great staff organization ; friendly, supportive and professional. Mau and Samantha were particularly helpful guides. We saw an abundance of different fish, morray eels , sting rays and two...More

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BlairMadison_WI
9 February 2017|
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Response from Brenda_v_G | Property representative |
We have several boats with the larger one having only 12 people on board. Our groups are max 4-5 divers per guide with a back up if needed.
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Helen D
15 August 2016|
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Response from Richcoast | Property representative |
HI Helen, the ride is about 15-20 min and yes we do offer a pick up service :) Please send me an email for arrangements have a great weekend Brenda
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PaulaG-Canada
25 April 2016|
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Response from roninica | Reviewed this property |
I enjoyed Rich Coast... First time with them... Friendly and accommodating and...what Steve said!
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