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Samara Adventure Company

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We are specialists in customizing your vacation for your specific interests and budget. We can organize all the details of your trip, from your arrival at the airport until the time to say goodbye. We offer activities, hotel reservations, and...more
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Downtown, Playa Samara 5235, Costa Rica
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+506 2656 0920
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 26 November 2012 via mobile

Today I took the 1pm shuttle offered by Samara Adventure to Montezuma. At $40 it was $15 cheaper than the interbus shuttle and they had no problem that I was the only one signed up for the trip! (most other companies have a minimum of...More

5  Thank Michelle S
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We were excited to book a tour kayaking and birding on a river. The website told us we'd have a bi-lingual guide. The reality was, we had a mostly non-verbal young man with no knowledge of birds, wildlife, the river, or social skills. A 20-minute...More

1  Thank C D
davidortega, Gerente at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2016

Dear C D, We are very sorry about your bad experience. We are very surprised though to read your comment because none of the explanation fits one of our guides, because they are all certified by the tourist institution of Costa Rica, they all speak...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a fantastic time stand up paddleboarding, kayaking, and snorkeling. Great guides, nice equipment and delicious snacks. It was awesome!

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Reviewed 2 October 2018

My family and I participated in three Samara Adventure Co. experiences: the nature hike, the dolphin cruise, and the night time turtle excursion. All three were unique, fun experiences and were well worth the money. My largest compliment was that everything was extremely efficient in...More

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davidortega, General Manager at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hello! Wow! 3 of the best tours we offer! So great to heard you enjoy each one of them ;) We try our best to improve every day! Hope to see you soon taking more adventures Pura Vida Samara Adventure Company Team

Reviewed 30 September 2018

This was an excellent trip. Saw eggs being buried in the sand. They released around 100 baby turtles back to the sea. Was abe to get some good photos.More

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davidortega, General Manager at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hello! Thank you for this positive review! Seeing the turtles is a great experience and the babies are a plus;). The pictures will be the best way to remember how amazing wildlife and nature are. Hope to see you in the future doing more adventures....More

Reviewed 28 September 2018

Beautiful ocean, tons and tons of dolphins, whales, and snorkeling. Great day....great staff !!!!!! The captain is knowledgeable and pilots the boat well...the guide is knowledgeable as well and they both worked hard to provide us with the best day ever !!! They are clear...More

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davidortega, General Manager at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hello Laurie! Hope your doing great! Thanks for this positive review. Is great to hear our staff did a great service. One of our main goal is providing excellent customer services. Hope to see you soon in paradise! Pura Vida Samara Adventure Company Team

Reviewed 28 September 2018

My family (2 parents, 3 kids between the ages of 5-11), had a great experience on the Seafari with Samara Adventure Co. It was important to us that we choose a company that seeks out animals that are truly in the wild, not ones who...More

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davidortega, General Manager at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hello! Hope your doing great! First we want to thank you for this positive review. Our dolphin tour is the best one for families! see them is like therapy and is great to know the whole family enjoyed. Whales is like an extra plus, if...More

Reviewed 15 September 2018

A beautiful experience. Turtles arrive on the beach by the hundreds. A unique show! The guides are very competent. They are also kind and in case of heavy rains the tour is canceled and reimbursedMore

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davidortega, General Manager at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hello! First We want to thank you for this positive review! We totally agree about Ostional is a lifetime experience. You are very lucky to be here at correct timing ;) Maybe you can come back soon for more adventures! Pura Vida! Samara Adventure Company...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

We decided to go on this exclusive-to-the-company tour because of the ecological aspects of protecting Costa Rica and it's jaw dropping beauty. I think everything about this family's commitment and the dedication of the guides are serving them and their country very well. The hike...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Went for the seafari tour in the morning with this crew. Had the best boat out there. Very nice staff and skilled captain. Despite the overcast weather, we had a great time! We were able to see the whales up very close, as well as...More

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davidortega, General Manager at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hola! Hope your doing great! Is amazing to hear that the best tour of your vacation. Our team always try to go the extra mile to provide you with a lifetime experience even if bad weather or other conditions. We will love to have you...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018

Booking with this company was very easy. We were picked up on time from our hotel. We enjoyed the tour. Staff were knowledgeable about the wildlife (we saw whales, spotted dolphins and mating sea turtles).

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davidortega, Owner at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Hola! Thanks for writing this positive review. We are happy to hear that you had a great time, that is our main goal. We hope to see you again in more adventures. Pura Vida!

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Had such a great time. Saw a lot of spotted dolphins. We also were fortunate to see a couple of hump back whales. The snorkeling want great but the whales, dolphins, and sea turtles were amazing. The crew was spot on and we had a...More

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davidortega, Owner at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Hola! Thanks for writing this positive review. We are happy to hear that you had a great time, that is our main goal. We hope to see you again in more adventures. Pura Vida! Samara Adventure Company Team!

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yellowbuggie
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Response from carylp2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do!
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Sydnie G
13 February 2017|
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Response from davidortega | Property representative |
Hello Sydnie, we will pick you up at any of those 2 hotels.
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29 November 2016|
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Response from Amilcar M | Reviewed this property |
There is no specific time of day that is best. I would try to plan your tour when the tides are low because you will probably see more when you're snorkelling. Also the water is usually more calm during low tide around the... More
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