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lweissmann Jan 6th, 2007 02:26 PM

hiring car drivers/transportation
 
I'm planning a trip in March with my teenage son - 1 day Villablanca, 3 days Arenal then on to Manuel Antio for 3 days, back to San Jose area (maybe Ville de Ville or Xanadri prior to flight early am).
I do not want to rent a car (I'm not a great driver) so wanted to know about hiring a driver/van to take us between the larger dstinations.
Anybody done this?

CRIdo Jan 6th, 2007 06:52 PM

Try searching for "private driver" or "private transportation" within this forum, you should come up with lots of helpful info & recommendations for drivers.

Dyer Jan 14th, 2007 07:23 PM

Leo Rodriguez is an excellant driver, a college grad, speaks fluent English and is a wealth of information. You can e-mail him at [email protected] and he will assist you, if you are interested. We 50 yr. olds and our then 18 yr. old son really liked Leo when we hired him almost 2 yrs. ago.

coolbluewater Feb 28th, 2007 10:44 AM

Wanted to recommend Oscar, whom we used for our trip.

[email protected] You can get his number by searching on his name. Good luck!

ttraveler Feb 28th, 2007 11:05 AM

We just got back from Costa Rica on Monday. We used Oscar for four different transfers. He was always on time, professional, neat as a pin and willing to stop where and when you wanted. Really was great using him.. no worries at all.


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