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Sea Bird Sailing Excursions

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Playas Del Coco, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
+506 8880 6393
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We had the most glorious day from start to finish. Sebastian (captain) took us to an area to... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
942laurief
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La Jolla, California
Relaxing day

We went on the half day snorkel/sail and it was a great trip. The crew was very friendly, and... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
TexasTravlr
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Why choose Sea Bird Sailing Excursions over the others? Sea Bird is a luxurious, romantic, classic sailboat strong enough to sail around the world but is here, at your service in the entire area of the Gulf of Papagayo, to take your group on a unique, customized excursion, especially suited for YOU. We never over pack the boat on "group" tours, and private tours are a very affordable option if you prefer to have the whole boat to yourself, along with our captain and crew of course. We are a family business, enjoying our lives and livelihood, and this is our only boat. We are not a big corporation bringing in busloads of tourists to board our ship. We focus on smaller groups and customized service that you will surely notice while we're out sailing. Our highly experienced captain wears the boat like a glove and the crew work together like a well oiled machine as they raise the sails, keep your glasses full and pass around snacks as you sail to the best snorkeling spot based on the conditions that day, or as you sail in to the sunset.No two excursions are alike. Why? This is a sailboat, so we go with the wind, and I assure you the captain WILL raise the sails! There are beautiful private beaches and all kinds of snorkel spots in every direction, no matter which way the wind blows. The wind does not blow the same direction every day, so why motor to the same spot day after day? Too many gorgeous options, so hoist the sails! Let's glide across the Pacific in style! The crew of Sea Bird Sailing Excursions snaps photos throughout your tours and upload them to Picasa albums where you can download all your photos...COMPLIMENTARY, and in original size, as a gift to you!Contact Sea Bird Sailing Excursions DIRECTLY through email or phone and mention this site to receive a 10% discount off the total rate of your excursion. Our rates are already lower than the competition and this is how you can save even more. We look forward to taking you on a trip that you and your family will remember forever!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Playas Del Coco, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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+506 8880 6393
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the most glorious day from start to finish. Sebastian (captain) took us to an area to snorkel which was amazing. I had recently snorkeled in Rutan Honduras and this blew that away. Hecter (crew member) made me the best sangria I have ever...More

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Sea Bird S, Manager at Sea Bird Sailing Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow, cool! Thank you so much for the 5 star review! Last week I went snorkeling with a group who had recently been to Bermuda and they said something similar...."tons of fish" here in Gulf of Papagayo in comparison. We saw a manta ray, sea...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

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Reviewed 25 May 2018

Sebastian and Pancho very attentive! Great sailboat. There is a bit of a current so use fins provided( sometimes I don't, but it's easier if you do) Very good snorkeling equipment. You will see fish and the water is clear. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves!. Highly...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

This is one of the best activities we did in CR. Crew was great. It was fun and relaxing. I'd like to get on Sea Bird every day. And we actually turned the motor of and sailed

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Sea Bird S, Manager at Sea Bird Sailing Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Wow, cool, thank you so much for this short and sweet review! You're welcome back anytime! Pura vida!

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Reviewed 2 May 2018

Best ever!!! Not only was the crew professional, but they make you feel like its your boat and crew. They are skilled, knowledgable but mostly give and unforgettable sailing experience.... I cannot wait to go back to Playas del Coco and this will be my...More

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Sea Bird S, Manager at Sea Bird Sailing Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thank you so much for this 5-star review! I can't wait for you to come back to Costa Rica, I had such a great time sailing and snorkeling with you and Michele! I love my job! :) Pura vida!

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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Had the entire cruise to myself. Pampered. Pampered. Pampered. Mamosas, fresh fruit, snacks, snorkel, sunset. BEAUTIFUL HUGE SAILBOAT. Pampered. Pampered. Pampered. The negative comment by helowwh is from someone who never took the cruise and is angry for being called out for illegally taking in...More

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Sea Bird S, Manager at Sea Bird Sailing Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

You really lucked out that day! (I still wonder what happened to the group that bought the tour but didn't show! So strange to me!) Thank you for the 5-star review, so glad you enjoyed it! Don't mind that other post, it will be removed...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2018

Had a wonderful relaxing time. Crew on boat was very accommodating, made me any drink, very nice and would go again.

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Sea Bird S, Manager at Sea Bird Sailing Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Thank you so much!! Enjoy the rest of your time here in this beautiful country! Pura vida!

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed out outing with Sea Bird Sailing Excursions - a morning sail and snorkel.. There was not enough wind for much sailing, but the sails did come out for part of the return.

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Sea Bird S, Manager at Sea Bird Sailing Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post this 5 star review! Pura vida!

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Thomas S
30 June 2017|
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Response from Sea Bird S | Property representative |
Hola Thomas! We offer different tours; half day (open or private) morning tours, afternoon sunset cruises and also full day tours with beach BBQ and each tour has different prices. There are also discounts for children on... More
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Michele4772
23 May 2017|
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Response from Sea Bird S | Property representative |
Yes we do, Michele, please visit our website to reserve. If you have questions you can email us through TripAvisor or through our website. Thank you!
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v0lladylin
26 February 2017|
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Response from Sea Bird S | Property representative |
No wet suits needed for snorkeling around here.
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