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Dressel Divers Puerto Plata is located in the Hotel Iberostar, one of the most prestigious hotel chains in the Caribbean. We are a Padi 5 stars Gold Palm Resort & a Padi Career Development Center, some of the highest standards in the dive industry...more
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Iberostar Costa Dorada Hotel | Carretera Luperon km 4, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took a day trip with the dressel divers in cozmel. I had never been snorkeling before and our guide berenice was amazing. She made sure every was doing ok and would stop to help any time someone needed something. It was a great first...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Francesc R, Manager at Dressel Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for you review guys but Cozumel is 3000 kilometres away from us!!! You post it in the Dressel Diver Puerto Plata, dive center insted of our shop in Cozumel. Nice snorkeling & diving in Cozumel. Maybe we'll see you in Puerto Plata one day....More

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Dressel Divers has the best relations, quality and price of Puerto Plata. As far as diving is concern, the staff is very professional, putting the safety and learning of the student above all. If you want to learn dive with a quality staff at competitive...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Francesc R, Manager at Dressel Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thanks guys for the review & pics. Very happy that you were so happy with everything. Let me know if you need any help with your diving equipment choices. See you soon. Francesc

Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

I completed my Open Water Dive Certificate 3 years ago and needed the refresher course. Jose, the instructor was very patient and an excellent teacher. He took his time making sure that I remember all the various skills required. We went for 2 dives this...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Francesc R, Manager at Dressel Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Hi Heino, Thanks for the review & glad that the re-introduction to the aquatic world went well. Next time don’t wait so long. See you & take care. Francesc

Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

I recently completed my PADI Open Water certification with Dressel Divers Puerto Plata.I had Sasha doing most of the theory elements with me and Blanco as my diving instructor. Everyone at the dive centre made me feel very welcome, especially as I was nervous to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Francesc R, Manager at Dressel Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2018

Thanks Amy, we did our job. Glad that you got “the diving bug” Enjoy it Regards Francesc

Reviewed 18 July 2018

I have recently returned from a 12 day stay in the Puerto Plata area during which I had 3 morning dives (6 total dives) with the Dressell Dive center at the Iberostar resort. The people at the dive center, both offshore support and the dive...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Francesc R, Manager at Dressel Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Hi Ken, Thanks for the review & recommendations and glad that you are happy with the staff and organization. We had excellent conditions which help a lot to give you guys a good service and nice dives. Remember always to keep hydrated, especially when is...More

Reviewed 16 July 2018

We are seniors - experienced divers. We have dived with Dressel in Puerto Plata for the past 5 years, each year in February. This year we decided on a summer trip in July. Making arrangements, preparing for a dive, diving, and the return are all...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Francesc R, Manager at Dressel Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Hello guys, Thanks very much for your nice comments. Always glad to have you here. Enjoy Papillon restaurant next Wednesday & see you soon. Francesc

Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Perfect staff, very helpfull, we have finished open water diver course here and they were staying late so that we can finish on time. We got a great discount as well. Everybody is so nice, starting with our instructor Jose Blanco, then Andrea, Sasha... We...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Francesc R, Manager at Dressel Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2018

Hi Guys, Thanks very much for your company and the comments. It was nice to have an enthusiastic couple of open water students like you around. Happy that you enjoyed your certification & staff. Send me an email next time, when you come. francescredondo dresseldivers.com...More

Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

I went diving and completed my advanced open water course with Jose Blanco and he was an excellent teacher. We enjoyed a party on the boat after our dives with music and drinks and lots of laughs.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Francesc R, Manager at Dressel Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2018

Hi Andrea, Thanks for your review. Happy that you enjoyed your advanced certification & the dancing on the boat. Keep diving & see you soon. Regards Francesc

Reviewed 9 May 2018

the people are what make this diving center the best i've dealt with. I did my open water training here and Jose was just awesome. patient and careful with what needed to be done. at the reception was andrea, who was a sweetheart, took her...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Francesc R, Manager at Dressel Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Thanks guys. That is our job.

Reviewed 4 May 2018

Fantastic dive centre and staff. Big thanks to them. Our daughter passed her Padi. Andrea is fun and helpful. Diving and snorkelling was great. So much fun on the boat. All of the instructors are brilliant.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Francesc R, Manager at Dressel Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Hi Guys, Thanks for the review & pics. Happy that everything went well and our objective was archived. Thanks & see you son Francesc

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Sylvia L
5 March 2017|
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Response from DRESSELDIVERS | Property representative |
Hi, The minimum age to undertake a diving course would be 10 years old, but from 8 they could enjoy this wonderful sport by undertaking the Bubblemaker, so your child would be okay to try out this fascinating sport. If you... More
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Rachelle S
21 October 2016|
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Response from DRESSELDIVERS | Property representative |
Hello, If you wish to contact us you will find a link to our website and our email adress on the top right part of this page, right below the location map or for more information on the price of snorkel excursions or diving... More
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Rachelle S
21 October 2016|
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Response from Francesc R | Property representative |
Hi Rachelle, Thanks for contacting us. Due to the distance & your arrival time it is not possible to accommodate cruise visitors, except if you spend a couple of nights in Puerto Plata. We would love to but it is very... More
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