Terms & Conditions

1.Booking and reservation

1a. Bookings are only effective after confirmation, by Pura Vida  of reception of  25% deposit of the total sum, with a minimum of € 150.

1b. The balance should be paid 31 days prior to arrival date.

1c. Last minute bookings (four weeks or closer to the arrival date) will have to be

paid in full upon reservation.

1d. Administration costs per reservation are 10% (non refundable in case of


1e. All prices are quoted in euro’s  but can also be paid in pounds sterling,

Costa Rican Colons or USD  using the exchange rate on the invoice date.

1f. When paid by international bank transfer the client will have to take all

corresponding bank charges on his account. If an incomplete payment is

received the difference is to be paid upon arrival in resort.

1g. When paid by Paypal a surcharge of 4% will be charged.

1h. In case of cancellation due to unexpected events more then or 31 days prior

to the arrival date, the total sum paid (excluding the administration costs) minus

30% for compensation, will be refunded. In case of cancellation due to

unexpected events less than 31 days prior to the arrival date there is no refund.

1i. Only written cancellations can be accepted.

1j. No refunds will be made for late arrival or early departure.

2. Sports activities

2a. If weather conditions do not permit booked activities and rental of equipment

to take place, no refunds will be made. However the activities/rentals will be re-

arranged for another time/date or replaced with another activity.

2b. When lessons / rentals are extended due to favorable conditions the extra

time will be deducted from the overall booked course / rental.

2c. Activity prices are based on groups of minimum 2 participants. If group sizes

are smaller then lessons will be reduced in time.

2d. Clients with an activity reservation have priority over clients without an activity


2e. None of the activities offered by Extreme fun  include activity insurance in

Its price. Extreme fun  advices you to travel with a complete travel insurance

covering all travelers for theft, luggage, water sports, medical help and


2f. For the sport of kitesurfing a third party liability insurance for risk sports is

needed. This insurance can be organized by the client themselves or be taken

out locally.


3a. Pura Vida  can not be held responsible for any injuries, damages or theft that might happen to you or any of your party or equipment during your stay,

either in the sailing / kite school areas or in the accommodation.


4a. Preferences for example: sea view room or level are granted by the

accommodation provider; Extreme fun has no influence on this and can therefore

not give any guarantees.

4b. Any accommodation booked can only be accommodated for  the (number of)

persons noted by the clients on their reservation form on the Extreme fun  website.

4c. Tourist tax (7 %  per night per person over 13 years) applies to all Costa Rican

accommodation options and will be added to the booking invoice for all

accommodation options except Camping, where tourist tax will have to be paid

directly to the campsite upon arrival.