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Rich Coast Diving

#1 of 53 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Playas del Coco Features Animals
Calle Central | Main Street, Playas del Coco 5019, Costa Rica
+506 2670 0176
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Awesome dive trip with great people

We stayed at the Casa Conde beach front resort, about 15 minutes from Coco Beach. Our tour company... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2016
Lakeville, Minnesota
Fantastic experience for 3 young men

I'm the father of 3 young men - 17, 19 and 21 years' of age. I was unable to attend the... read more

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Reviewed 24 February 2016
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The only PADI 5* CDC center in Costa Rica .We take you diving to encounter sharks, rays and of course the famous Catalina islands to swim with the giant mantas and the to safe the best for last...Bat islands to seek the adrenaline of the bull sharks encounters!We take our courses serious combined with fun and lots of dives. Join us for any course and 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
+506 2670 0176

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Reviewed 27 February 2016

We stayed at the Casa Conde beach front resort, about 15 minutes from Coco Beach. Our tour company at the hotel didn't even suggest Rich Coast Diving since they use a competitor. A staff member at our hotel called, found availability, and I was able...More

1  Thank rtevans
Reviewed 24 February 2016

I'm the father of 3 young men - 17, 19 and 21 years' of age. I was unable to attend the introductory dive training and ocean experience because of a bad burrito experience the night before. With complete confidence I allowed my 3 lads to...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2016

The employees are terrific! They were on time, explained the dive sights and were helpful with the equipment. Small groups with great service.

1  Thank Jody H
Reviewed 18 February 2016

My husband and I completed our open water cert with Rich Coast. We had Shelly and she was amazing. I was nervous on my first dive and when I got to the bottom I wasn't feeling right and gave her the signal that I wanted...More

1  Thank martae33
Reviewed 17 February 2016

good prices, good equipment, good advice, good service - recommended for snorkelers while visiting Coco

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 13 February 2016

We were impressed with the efficiency of this dive operation. We showed up at the appointed place and they ferried us to the adventure of the day. They rinse your gear and carry it to and from the boat daily. Martha and Shelly are excellent...More

1  Thank Bob W
Reviewed 7 February 2016

We dove 6 days with Rich Coast diving. They are super accommodating and love the dive masters! The boats are nice and not crowded. They took us to great dive sites and always treated us very nice. If you are diving in Playas Del Coco...More

2  Thank Jeff H
Richcoast, Owner at Rich Coast Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2016

Thanks for the photos Jeff, I used some of them on our social media :) Super for writing a review, see you next time.

Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

Although I am not a diver, my snorkeling experience with Rich Coast Diving was amazing. All of the dive masters and snorkel leaders were all knowledgable of the area and the animals in the area and so much fun! Brenda, Martin, and the rest of...More

Thank emcgill
Reviewed 27 January 2016

I had a great time diving with them. They picked me up at my hotel. They had everything ready at the boat. They made the process pretty hassle free. The visibility was not great but got better later. Saw lots of eels and fish. The...More

Thank VegasPat44
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Brenda and her staff do a great job in assisting with a dive trip plan and then are marvelous hosts and guides when you get under water. My son and I had a great winter trip.

Thank Dave K
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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.
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
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!