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Blue Dolphin Sailing

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Fun on the ocean

Great way to spend some time on the ocean. They basically just drive really slow to a different... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
MichaelHanks
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Draper, Utah
Amazingly beautiful and fun cruise

My wife and I had a blast on our catamaran sunset cruise. We got to see sea turtles, baby humpback... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
NathanT1675
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The Blue Dolphin is a beautiful 40' catamaran which sails daily from Tamarindo Bay. The boat is the perfect size and outfitted for maximum fun, comfort and safety. The friendly crew makes sure that families, groups, couples and singles all have a...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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In front of El Pescador restaurant, Tamarindo 00107-4000, Costa Rica
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+506 8842 3204
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great way to spend some time on the ocean. They basically just drive really slow to a different beach where you spend some time snorkeling. The snorkeling, however, was terrible. Super murky water and maybe saw a few small fish. We did see some whales...More

Thank MichaelHanks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had a blast on our catamaran sunset cruise. We got to see sea turtles, baby humpback whales, and an octopus. The staff was great, the food and drinks were great, and the scenery was AMAZING!! This cruise was definitely worth every...More

Thank NathanT1675
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shore outboard ride to boat, motor to snorkel, afternoon meal, sunset. The crew was nice, quick to serve cocktails, lunch was a tasty taco buffet. Big catamaran, with 30 guests, not too crowded. Beautiful sunset!

Thank Darrell R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My college friends and I decided to go on the Blue Dolphin Catamaran adventure because we heard they had the best crew. The crew was very attentive when it came to providing drinks and help with snorkeling. We happened to see sea turtles and whales...More

Thank Gobeavs2299
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A "snorkeling-from-a-boat" experience is something we try to include on every ocean trip. Many great experiences, and some average. Blue Dolphin was average. The crew were polite, but often were more focused on their phones than on the guests. Also, during the sail other boats...More

Thank PirateLA40
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time with the Blue Dolphin crew! My teenagers also enjoyed the ride. The crew is very professional and organized. Their music selection was perfect. The lunch after our jump in the water was also awesome. Highly recommend. Thanks Alvaro and crew...More

Thank IvyD759
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We decided to do this on a whim and it was so worth it!! Everything was very organized and easy to figure out where to meet etc. we had so much fun going out on the boat, with drinks flowing and enjoyed our time in...More

Thank Mariana B
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We had an incredible experience with the Blue Dolphin Crew! I wish I could remember each of their names but the hospitality and professionalism was top knotch! We privately Chartered 35 of us for an afternoon/sunset cruise and had the time of our lives out...More

Thank peteymac721
Reviewed 8 August 2018

If you wanna looking for some kind of water activity, a party trip on the sea, crazy fun and nice tripulation, this is the BEST OPTION!! Really, this guys are amazing! This trip simply are over your expectation! 1. Maybe close to 12:45 we meet...More

Thank victor daniel r
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Randy is a great host, very friendly and helpful. The boat ride was beautiful. We saw so many fish while snorkeling. For lunch we had a delicious typical Costa Rican chicken dish. Yummy! The sunset back was awesome!

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Jorge V
3 August 2017|
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Response from Lori A | Reviewed this property |
The blue dolphin rarely cancels trips unless it's going to be dangerous. I don't believe they will give you your money back but will work to schedule another date.
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Mark D
26 February 2017|
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The price is $85/person.
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