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“cr paradise”(52 reviews)
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Tamarindo’s original tour office since 1999. CR Paradise has relationships all over Costa Rica, and is owned and operated by professional tourists who make a point of getting out and experiencing the best Costa Rica has to offer.
Tamarindo, Costa Rica
+506 2653 2251
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I dropped by CR Paradise to see if I could get some info or suggestions on things to do for my remaining days in Costa Rica. The owners, Maryflor and Kyle, were so awesome and managed to work their magic to create a fabulous stay...More

Thank hollyeee2018
Reviewed 22 September 2018

We are frequent travelers and it can get very overwhelming,especially in places like Tamarindo. Every 5 minutes someone comes and tries to sell you tours etc...By accident we found Maryflor and Kyle. WOW, amazing. So informative and kind. We booked a trip on a Catamaran....More

Thank Treeburn
Reviewed 11 August 2018

I second everything in Shaleshajohnson's review! She is my daughter and did all the planning for our trip using C.R. Paradise. We all had a fabulous time thanks to Kyle and Maryflor. Our only regret is not being able to meet them in person! The...More

Thank mj4avon
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

I can’t say enough great things about CR Paradise. Book with them! They are kind, patient, accommodating, accessible, knowledgeable, and thorough. This was our first time in Costa Rica, and Maryflor exchanged multiple emails with me, answering my many questions and presenting numerous options per...More

Thank Shaleshajohnson
Reviewed 8 July 2018

I first met MaryFlor when I walked into CR Paradise looking to book a "Discovery Dive" for my daughter and her friend with only two days notice. Since I failed to book this in advance so my options were limited. Maryflor informed that the primary...More

Thank Brian S
Kyle N, Owner at C.R. Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Hi Brian, Thank you for the kind words - I just want to clarify that we work with two dive companies BOTH of whom are excellent, and neither would be considered a lower end operation. The only reason we prefer to send Discover Scuba Dive...More

Reviewed 27 May 2018

Kyle was awesome! I came in one afternoon trying to pack as much as I could into the next day. Even on such short notice, he made it happen. He was VERY knowledgeable, not just about tamarindo, but the entire country. He set me up...More

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Kyle N, Owner at C.R. Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Hi Chris - Thanks for the review! We always try to personalize our service so that our clients get the most out of their time here in Costa Rica. We hope to see you again soon! Pura vida!

Reviewed 23 April 2018

My wife and I booked a trip through CR Paradise based on a relative's glowing recommendation. It was very easy to book our excursions. We emailed Kyle months in advance a variety of activities ranging from relaxing to adventurous and told him where wanted to...More

Thank tsbobcat85
Kyle N, Owner at C.R. Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Hi tsbobcat85, It certainly was an adventure! I think it's one of the benefits to booking through us that we try to be as accommodating as possible and can leverage our vendor relationships a bit if needed when circumstances requiring a bit of flexibility present...More

Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Recently, 6 of us booked a tour of the Estuary through CR Paradise and to say the least, the tour and the experience was indeed a great disappointment. We were picked up 20 minutes late by a van that would not pass a safety inspection...More

Thank Voyage763507
Kyle N, Owner at C.R. Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Hi. I hope you'll be in touch if you return, and we can make it up to you to change this review from 1-star to 5. While you were in the office after the tour you didn't have anything negative to say about the guide...More

Reviewed 26 February 2018

Kyle and Maryflor own this tour company and took the time to help me try and figure out how I was going to get to San Jose when all the shuttles were booked. Maryflor found a shuttle company that had one van left, but I...More

Thank normpimm
Kyle N, Owner at C.R. Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Hi Normpimm, There's (almost) always a solution! Hope you're doing well back in Canada and we know we'll hear from you if you're coming back to Costa Rica! All the best, Kyle and Maryflor.

Reviewed 24 February 2018

Our group of 4 just happened to be walking by and thought let's just pop in. So glad we did! They were just about to close up but invited us in and we spent about 30 mins. just talking with them while booking an estuary...More

Thank blondynana
Kyle N, Owner at C.R. Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Hi blondynana, Sorry for the late reply. We always like to hear the positive feedback and we look forward to working with you to plan your next trip to CR! Pura vida!

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3 March 2015|
Response from Michelle G | Property representative |
Hola Martin, Thank you for contacting CR Paradise to assist you with your airport shuttle. You can do either the shared shuttle or a private shuttle: Shared shuttle is $26.75 per person. The shuttle requires a 2... More