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  • Excellent57%
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  • Average6%
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16 Mar 2017
“We love CR and JDs made it awesome”
29 May 2016
“Review of accommodations/tours offered by Costa Rica Vacation Planning (JD Watersports)”
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1115 11th Avenue | Greeley, CO, San Jose 80631, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

We enjoyed travelling in CR with JDs Water Sports planning our trip for us. We rented a car and they provided excellent directions (although driving in CR is crazy). The accommodations were lovely and the tours we chose were superb (ziplining, catamaran trip, jungle walk/cruise)...More

Thank PrincessCaro
Reviewed 30 May 2016

A friend recommended JD Watersports because they provided step by step driving instructions. We still got a GPS and were glad we did. The driving times listed on our itenery were spot on. We spent 3 nights in the Arenal Volcano area at the Hotel...More

Thank fourhaydens
Reviewed 29 November 2015

We have used JD's Watersports to book 2 vacations to Costa Rica over the past 12 years. They ARE AMAZING! They have intimate knowledge of the country, and are willing to spend all the time you need to discover exactly what you want out of...More

Thank sam s
Reviewed 18 October 2014

We used JD Watersports to plan our vacation to Costa Rica this past June. The trip was great and it was nice having everything planned out ahead of time. We had no trouble with Mapache Car Rental (as stated in a previous review). The only...More

Thank Mary-Esther D
Reviewed 11 January 2013

Stefan Hoyman of JD Watersports planned our honeymoon to Costa Rica last May. We were very nervous about using a company that we had never heard of before, but our first conversation with Stefan wiped out all apprehensiveness and doubt. Stefan is an American living...More

1  Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 4 March 2012

JD did a wonderful job planning our trip from the rental car to the locations but everything was "grander" than required and requested. Was the trip well organized - absolutely but would I do it over again - no. I would pay as I went...More

2  Thank Lee D
phoyman, Owner at JD's Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2012

We are happy this customer enjoyed their vacation and our services. But we're very sorry this customer was unhappy about the price of their vacation after they returned. Many factors affect the price of any vacation, including the dates of travel, quality of hotels, type...More

Reviewed 3 March 2012

J.D Watersports made planning this trip simple. Great recommendations and very helpful in accommodating our change in venue. This was our first time in Costa Rica and were very surprised in the lack of road signs. Mapache Rent-A-Car wanted to give us a 1990 rental...More

Thank asantamour
Reviewed 16 February 2012

Costa Rica is a great vacation spot. The people are great. JD Watersports did a great job at organizing a busy trip. I advise anyone driving in Costa Rica to pay extra and rent a GPS. It made getting around much easier. Villa Caletas and...More

Thank JohnD526
Reviewed 18 January 2012

JD's Watersports were a pleasure to work with. They were very knowledgable about Costa Rica. They listened to what you wanted out of your vacation and designed a completely customized package. They took care of every detail so we had a stress-free, wonderful vacation! I...More

Thank kksib
Reviewed 6 January 2012

Mapache car rental (arranged by JD) will basically force you to take insurance 60-70 more dollars and spend 30 minutes telling you about bad roads , any little scratches are your problem and his person to pick us up at the airport was 20 minutes...More

1  Thank Tom T
phoyman, Owner at JD's Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2012

We are very sorry this customer was unhappy with Mapache Rent-a-Car. Mapache is one of our prefered rental car agencies and normally does an outstanding job with our customers. We contacted Mapache about this customer. They told us they informed the customer about the additional...More

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