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Fantastic experience

Kevin and Joanne provided us a great experience paddle boarding in the estuary. Kevin was able to... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Kevin and Joanne were wonderful guides

This is one of the first things we booked for our trip to Costa Rica. Kevin guided us up a local... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
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We are an accredited ASI SUP School (Academy of Surf Instructors: the world's leading surf and paddle training and accreditation organization), and are fully immersed in the world-wide SUP explosion offering private or group lessons, SUP River...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Playa Negra 5303, Costa Rica
+506 8702 7894
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

Kevin and Joanne provided us a great experience paddle boarding in the estuary. Kevin was able to provide instruction for kids and adults and gave us a great tour of the mangroves. We would recommend!

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

This is one of the first things we booked for our trip to Costa Rica. Kevin guided us up a local estuary that looks like a lazy river in a mangrove forest. Our boys are 13 and 11 years old. Our youngest usually takes a...More

Thank pdogwilly
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We spent an afternoon with Kevin. It was a nice paddle for us..not too strenuous, but we are all in pretty good shape. Had a great time learning about the local wildlife and a few new moves on the paddleboards. (didn't know you could do...More

Thank teresa102269
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Last year I learned to paddle with Kevin in the estuary. This year he took me out on the open water. He clearly explained how to get out beyond the surf break, he was with me every step of the way; he was encouraging and...More

Thank Tbbsotwcd
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We had a great time with Kevin And Joanne, I can totally recomend this excursion to anybody that wants to see nature pure, learn about the animals and plants, Kevin And Joanne took lots of photos of us, and gave us lots of tips for...More

Thank mikkraem
Reviewed 3 February 2018

What a fun morning in the gorgeous estuary! This SUP (stand up paddle board) activity was easy to learn. The atmosphere was relaxed yet adventurous, educational and interesting. Highly recommended for individuals to families!

Thank Jan L
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We booked a Boxing Day paddle with Joanne & Kevin in Los Pargos. We were elated with the genuine care & taken care of from start to end! We were taken by the ocean & river tour. Kevin's knowledge of the area is first class!...More

Thank Brenda R
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Kevin and Joanne provided our families with an awesome excursion on the Nandamojo Estuary. They are two of the most positive, energetic, knowledgeable and FIT people that I know! They are passionate about the environment, and shared the amazing serenity and true PURA VIDA vibe...More

Thank wavehousecostarica
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We LOVED this tour! We paddle boarded through the estuary with Kevin...he is so knowledgable about the area, environment and animals, it was truly an education! We so thoroughly enjoyed the time that we were hoping to do one more before we left but couldn’t...More

Thank TamaraR1992
NegraSUP, Owner at Playa Negra SUP Wave Riders, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

We thank you for your awesome review. Pura vida Kevin

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

It was my first time Paddle-boarding and Kevin & Joanne were amazing! They are not only kind, but they made me feel so confident and ready for the excursion. I was nervous to try stand up paddle-boarding, but it was so much fun. It was...More

Thank Chelsea H
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11 November 2015|
Response from NegraSUP | Property representative |
Hello, I am so sorry for such a late response. I didn't know there was a place to get questions. Not sure when you are planning to come down but at present we have very little swell for the next couple of months. The estuary... More