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Jaime Peligro Book & CD Shop - CLOSED

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Gary is a great guy with great advice.

This is the first review I have ever written that doesn't directly involve a sale or purchase of... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2016
via mobile
Stop in, read up, tour something

Good local used book store and great at facilitating tours. We booked our Mangrove tour through... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2015
Anchorage, Alaska
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10 Nov 2017
“Maybe Great but Gone”
13 Mar 2016
“Gary is a great guy with great advice.”
Jaime Peligro Books & Cd Shop carries a wide variety of new and used books along with local Music. We offer free Wi-Fi with in store purchase or bring in a used book, Cd or newer magazine. We have thousands of titles to choose from you'll be sure to...more
In Front of Restaurante El Pueblo next to Century 21, Quepos 60601, Costa Rica
+506 2777 7106
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

We were looking for English language books and read the reviews without looking at the dates. They don’t exist any longer unfortunately!

Thank Ellen M
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

This is the first review I have ever written that doesn't directly involve a sale or purchase of some kind. In Jaime Peligro I met a gentleman called Gary who gained five stars by just being himself. My fiancé and I were looking for information...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2015

Good local used book store and great at facilitating tours. We booked our Mangrove tour through Jamie Peligro and had an awesome time. We also booked Kids Saving the Rainforest through him (and again, had a wonderful time). The book prices were reasonable and we...More

Thank NowMsMiller
Reviewed 16 July 2015

We used Carolyna to book several tours over a few days for our group of 10. She has access to great guides, is easy to work with, and if a pickup was late, she would follow-up to find out when they were arriving. We booked...More

Thank BrooksyNJ
Reviewed 17 June 2015

This review is WAY overdue. My boyfriend and I actually travelled to Quepos in June of 2013, Trip Advisor's date menu did not go back that far :) and the staff at Jaime Peligro was extremely helpful. They booked our excursion with El Santuario Canopy...More

Thank Viajeros8166
Reviewed 31 August 2014

After you get off the bus at Quepos bus terminal go next door to Jaime Peligro Book and CD Shop. Damian is very knowledgeable and can give you recommendations on where to go and how to get there. We were looking for information on getting...More

Thank Tomatillo25
Reviewed 10 August 2014

Damien was incredibly helpful and suggested two excellent tours for us - one in the mangroves and one on the catamaran boat tour. Both tours exceeded our expectations. Damien really knows his stuff. Ask him anything and he will give his honest opinion about where...More

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 26 June 2014

Damien was a great help with our stay in Quepos/Manuel Antonio. My boyfriend and I wanted to do a walking guided tour into the national park to see wildlife and we couldn't have asked for a better guide. We had Edgar as a guide for...More

Thank Emily G
Reviewed 22 June 2014

Jaime Peligro is a must-stop if you're visiting Quepos or Manuel Antonio. We lived in Quepos for about seven months and just recently returned for a visit, and we made sure to go by the book store. It's conveniently located right in the town center...More

2  Thank Texianna
Reviewed 14 May 2014

Need to find something to do in Costa Rica...STOP in here. Great local resource for activities and hotel/restaurant recommendations. They speak English and are very helpful. My husband and I were looking for a ATV tour and they set us up with the best company,...More

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