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Bill Beard's Costa Rica has been operating scuba diving and adventure tours in Costa Rica since 1970. U.S. Phones 954 453-5044 - 877 853-0538. We assemble packages with or without international & domestic air for scuba diving, whitewater river...more
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331 Calle 472, Provincia de Alajuela, La Fortuna, | Bosque del Mar All Suite Beach Resort, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 16 August 2019

My review is colored with the fact that the visibility was excellent that day, but the dive, the divemaster, the equipment was all top-notch. I had an awesome time. And as far as service goes, the booked me last minute after another tour canceled on...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2019

We are so happy that we could arrange for you to dive on such short notice, service, customer satisfaction and professionalism are most important to us. Today begins our 50th year in Costa Rica offering scuba diving and adventure tours, so happy you were a...More

Reviewed 11 August 2019 via mobile

In addition to seeing the wildlife and waterfalls, we were able to experience snorkeling, zip lining, a river boat tour looking at crocs and monkeys and other wildlife and surfing lessons for the brave ones! So much to do in addition to seeing the spectacular...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2019

Wonderful, we are so happy that we were able to show you so much fawn and fauna in this beautiful country of Costa Rica but you will have to come back because we have lots more to show you and other adventure activities to add...More

Reviewed 10 August 2019 via mobile

This was our best family vacation so far. We didn’t have to spend time planning and coordinating events. We had so much fun scuba diving, fishing, boating, zip lining, and enjoying the hot springs. Bill Beard’s exceeded our expectations.More

Date of experience: August 2019
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BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2019

Thank you for the compliment. As you discovered we work hard to maximize your time, staying within your budget while traveling at your pace. August 15th will begin our 50trh year of assembling packages for our travelers with the best Costa Rica has to offer....More

Reviewed 4 August 2019

Usually we do all our holiday planning ourselves, but due to wedding preparations we decided to enlist some help. We came across Bill Beard online and after some research to make sure it was a legitimate company we decided to get in touch. We wanted...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2019

WOW! We are so honored that you found us online, checked us out and booked with us, a perfect threesome. Fabian is on cloud nine with your review and we can't thank you enough. He does a great job and your kind words encourage him...More

Reviewed 17 July 2019

This was one of our favorite things we did on our recent trip to Costa Rica. Our cruise actually left from Coco Beach (not Hermosa). The bus picked us up from our hotel lobby which was super convenient. It was 20 mins or so to...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Roam327660, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2019

Thank you for your review. Yes, we pick up at Cocoa Beach (Playas del Coco) and Flamingo. We are not surprised that many of our travelers rate this tour as the highlight of their vacation in Costa Rica. We are very happy that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 13 July 2019

This is the first time I have ever used a tour company and it was the best thing we did! Myself and two friends decided to celebrate our 50th birthdays in Costa Rica. We were referred by another friend to use Bill Beard’s! We gave...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2019

I have often said to someone "you made my day" But I am saying to you that "You Made My Year" I hope you know how a wonderful report like yours makes us feel. I am without words to express our great appreciation for such...More

Reviewed 18 June 2019 via mobile

This crew is great they ensure that you have everything you need for the adventure. Just bring yourself and your shades. Super polite crew and captain 👨‍✈️ the food was good also homemadeMore

Date of experience: June 2019
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BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2019

Thank you for the positive review, so glad you enjoyed the Sunset Sailing Cruise. The sunset over the Pacific is gorgeous, breathtaking and memorable and we agree with you that the food is well prepared and delicious. This is one of our most popular tours...More

Reviewed 21 May 2019

I didn't realize when I booked that this was a private tour! What a pleasant surprise when Jose picked us up for the day. We stopped first at Catarata Llanos Del Cortes water fall - just a small, village-owned waterfall. There's restrooms to change, a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2019

I'm jealous. I haven't done this tour for awhile and I dearly miss seeing all the wildlife and spending time on the river. Great review, thank you for taking your time to write it. Jose is great, we have worked together over 25 years and...More

Reviewed 8 May 2019

We absolutely loved our Snorkel and Sunset Cruise. We were picked up in front of our hotel on time and driven a few miles to Playa del Coco, where we boarded a skiff and then the catamaran. The catamaran was clean and the captains were...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2019

You are correct, this is a "Must Do" if you are on the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. We are so happy that you had such an enjoyable day. I have done this sailing cruise many times and I never tire of taking my kids...More

Reviewed 21 April 2019

We had booked a week-long stay at the beach but wanted to add on some activities including a 3-night stay in Arenal. We booked all the extras, including the Arenal Kioro hotel, through Bill Beard's and they did a fantastic job. We had Bill Beard's...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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BBeardCostaRica, Owner at Bill Beard's Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2019

Lovely way to start the day. Thank you for such a favorable review.. Jose & Xander will be on cloud nine when we share this report with them. Congratulations on getting outside of the normal tourist box and adding some awesome adventure tours to your...More

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Jh1116
9 June 2019|
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Response from 941aba |
Hi Jh1116, Thanks for contacting us. The begginer instructions requires a day and a half. On day one, you will have your half day pool training, on the second day a 2 tanks ocean immersion. On day 2 you will be done by... More
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judyrn911
5 October 2018|
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Response from BBeardCostaRica | Property representative |
Yes, we pick up divers at RIU & Ovvidental Papagayo Resort , Villas Sol and all the hotels in that area. We also offer daily atv tours, zip, lining, horseback riding, white water river rafting & tubing and wildlife... More
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Martin G
13 June 2018|
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Response from BBeardCostaRica | Property representative |
Yes, we do. Please contact our office at or phone 954 453-5044 to make the arrangements.
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