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Marlin Del Rey Sailing Tours

Emerald Plaza Unit # 8, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
+506 2653 1212
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The BIG boat..Marlin Del Rey. 66 feet of wide open space where you can lounge in the sun, relax under our more than ample shaded area or sit on the deck watching for whales, dolphins and turtles. Based out of Tamarindo Bay, Costa Rica we operate daily tours that include open bar, snorkel equipment and snacks. Afternoon tours incldue the amazing Costa Rican sunset free of charge. Also available for private charters.
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  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm, 1:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Emerald Plaza Unit # 8, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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+506 2653 1212
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"sunset cruise"
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"bbq chicken"
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"mama helen"
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"beautiful sunset"
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"catamaran tour"
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"saw dolphins"
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"beans"
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"entire crew"
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"food was great"
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"snorkeling spot"
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Reviewed yesterday

I now have been on the Marlin Del Rey more than 10 times with my family and friends. This is one of the best trips to do with your family and friends. Staff is great, polite, fun, great attitude and interact with the guests. The...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had high hopes for this tour as other guests at the resort we were staying recommended it. Unfortunately the folks on the boat were very rude to us. We made the mistake of not wanting alcohol in a beverage and I guess they just...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

An incredible afternoon! We saw turtles as we were heading to the snorkling spot. Staff was great pointing creatures during snorkling and even catching an octopussy for us to touch or hold. Very clean on the boat, always someone picking up empty cups and plates....More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There is no words to describe how amazing was this experience... the guides were so cool, friendly, funny and charismatic. Specially Ken, they did the trip and the snorkeling even more enjoyable.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had so much fun! The best part was the employee who dives down and finds interesting sea creatures to see! We got to see an octopus and a puffer fish that he held in his hands. The boat also stopped or changed course when...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My sister and I did this whilst on holiday on Costa Rica. Had the most brilliant day. Staff were amazing drinks were always full. Had a really good amount of time to snorkel and swim to the beach. Food was also great. Topped off by...More

Thank enattress
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The staff were very nice, it wasn't too crowded on the yacht, the drinks were delicious and plentiful, no complaints!

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a great time on this cruise - you do a little sailing and anchor for some snorkeling and swimming (and though the underwater scene is not as great as you'll see in other locales, the crew does a lot to make it as...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Staff was great, super nice and helpful, the cruise was set up in such a way that everyone could kind of do their own thing and have a great time. The way it was set up, it was easy to make friends and we did,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff was great, decent lunch and bar was well stocked. Not much to see on the snorkeling, but jumping off the side of the boat was fun.

Thank James M
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Cristina G
19 March 2018|
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Response from LCPA | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't recommend it for kids. It's more of an adult booze cruise.
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jennyD08
24 January 2016|
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Response from ThomasCNDC | Reviewed this property |
You don’t have to snorkel! You can stay on the boat, swim around the edges of boat, jump off to cool off and then climb back up the ladder...
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McMegNuggies
7 April 2015|
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Response from Rebecca H |
we made a reservation this morning for the cruise tonight. just depends in the day.
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