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“sailing club”(8 reviews)
“paddle boards”(8 reviews)
“hobie cat”(5 reviews)
With year-round wind, the best sailing bay in Costa Rica, and a range of boats to meet every sailor's needs, our school and rental facility provide a safe, exciting environment for the sport. All of our instructors are certified in CPR and First...more
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South of Hotel Bahia del Sol Surfside, Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
+506 8473 7761
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Justin and his partner Jeff own that’s great establishment-we know because we asked. We are members of a small yacht club in Colorado and were itching to sail. This would be a great place to go if you wanted your children or grandchildren to learn...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Barb C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sailing Center is certainly the place to go in Potrero to watch amazing sunsets (and they are truly amazing most days). The staff is great and the crowd is a healthy mix of tourists and local expats. The drinks are good; the food is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank yesileft
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

The sailing center is awesome. There is a pool, tight-rope, and tetherball. There are always activities going on here and they are organized very well. You won’t find a lot of locals here, but more tourists. The food is good.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

The wife and I stayed at the hotel next door for 2 weeks and it was bliss. one of my favorite things was learning how to sail at the costa rica sailing center. the crew over there was awesome.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ed e
Reviewed 27 August 2018

For about 10 years, we have been the fortunate owners of a condo about 1/2 block from the Sailing Center. From the moment the center moved in, it has transformed our little community and greatly contributed to our family's fun and excitement whenever we visit....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Chris E
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We were staying at the Baha’i del Sol and wanted something different for dinner than the hotel’s restaurant. So, we wandered across the street. We were seated a a table on the beach and told about their special: a whole snapper with fried plantains (enough...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Robin M
Reviewed 10 August 2018

We stayed next door at Bahia del Sol and found ourselves spending time at the Sailing Center each day. We liked the laid back, casual vibe there. Food was good & so were the drinks. Maria made great Mojitos & Guarro Sours! We headed over...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kelli D
Reviewed 25 July 2018

The sailing centre also offers PADI courses and diving, with full equipment rental. The staff is very nice and helpful. Normally take package of two dives where with a small boat you go to some of the small islands (or rocks) about 15-20min away, just...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SunriseSki
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Spend many weekends here with the family. Onsite pool, bar and restaurant with great menu choices for adults and kids in a secluded beachside location. We are able to rent Kayaks and SUP’s and there are catamarans and other sail boats available for rent. One...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Irishfelipe
Reviewed 7 April 2018

CRSC is unqiue in Costa Rica becasue you can rent a silboat and sail it yourself. They had a nice selection of catamarans and monohulls to chose from. A couple of the monhulls were high performance boats. They also have kayaks, SUPs and even a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Richard S
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5 May 2018|
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Response from Richard S | Reviewed this property |
They have hobie's of all types. Lots of other small high performance boats as well as trainers.
16 May 2016|
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Response from mikeo186 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do have a larger sailboat which was very comfortable for four of us which we rented for an afternoon sail. The boat was sailed by one of the experienced guys who run the center and we were along for the ride which... More