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“skinny shark”(84 reviews)
“owner steve”(7 reviews)
Welcome to Tres Pelicanos Dive Center, the place where scuba divers come to dive their tank and/or computer profile. Our goal is to have each diver achieve the longest bottom time possible-SAFELY. We do not do DECO dives. We also take a longer...more
Calle 5 sur Entre Avenida Raphael Melgar y 5ta Ave # 400B | Colonia Centro, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
+52 987 869 1168
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have been diving with Tres Pelicanos for several years. Jeannie and Pony who run the office & operations are professional, knowledgeable, efficient and accommodating. Steve (owner) is very engaging. Safety and customer service are a priority to him without sacrificing having a memorable &...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Steve B, Owner at Tres Pelicanos Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Muchas Gracias Brownidgirl---Always a pleasure to have you and Greg aboard. I believe you christened the boat--the inappropriate boat--due to the adventurous others along with you--other wise known as "The Usual Suspects" Thank you for those very kind words about Jeanie and Pony. Yes they...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was amazed at how helpful Jeanie in the office was. Communication with them about my dive (including concerns about weather) was wonderful. When I asked about food recommendations, not only did they suggest a great taco joint (Los Otates), but Jeanie sent along a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Steve B, Owner at Tres Pelicanos Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Drasband thank you for not only choosing to dive with Tres Pelicanos, but also for taking the time to send in your review. YES you have now discovered our not so secret weapon--JEANIE--. She goes above and beyond supplying information and making sure that your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Disclaimer — we did not dive with this shop as we did not have time to get certified, but will absolutely be coming here if we get the opportunity. We were in Cozumel for a day with a cruise, and had rented a scooter, which...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Steve B, Owner at Tres Pelicanos Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Taylor you are most welcome. Jeanie and Mike are just phenomenal people. All of us are happy that you had your vehicle issues resolved. Please return to Cozumel and stop in again--ANYTIME. Hasta luego and muchas gracias. Steve

Reviewed 3 November 2018

Dove four days while staying at Casa Mexicana. Easy walk to the dive shop after breakfast then off to the marina. The dive boats are great, plenty of shade and fast. I was back at the hotel between 12:15 and 12:45. The staff takes good...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Steve B, Owner at Tres Pelicanos Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Oceanfun (gotta love that nom de guerre)--thank you for not only choosing to dive with us, but also for taking the time to review our dive shop on this media. I am happy that you had fun and are/were able to take back good memories...More

Reviewed 30 October 2018

I've been diving with Tres Pelicanos since Steve opened the shop and I can't possibly say enough good things about them. Jeanie handles all the reservations and is only an email away with any questions you may have. When you arrive, drop your gear off...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Steve B, Owner at Tres Pelicanos Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Tunnel Cat--gracias for all those very kind words you wrote about your dive trip with Tres Pelicanos. Not so sure I should comment on those "Salty Fish Tails" you mentioned, but I will say that many of our newer divers gain a ton of experience...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018

Second visit was just as good as the first time around. In advance - Jeanine works tirelessly to work out the schedule and organize everyone. Upon arrival Pony is very welcoming. On the boat Edgar and Campache were wonderful as usual. Edgar is a great...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Steve B, Owner at Tres Pelicanos Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Gracias NYC0510. Always a pleasure to have returning pelicans come back to enjoy our wonderful reefs. This time you experienced something that I have never seen in 11 years of diving here---NO CURRENT. Yes the past two weeks the noted drift diving of Cozumel was...More

Reviewed 16 October 2018

I contacted Tres Pelicanos about a dive trip and they helped me set the whole trip up including the hotel. Jeanie was great to work with for working out the details. I was on the Skinny Shark with Jorge, he is a fantastic dive master....More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank TimS6463
Steve B, Owner at Tres Pelicanos Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Tim I followed your experience through the emails to Jeanie and also discussed your problem with Jorge. As I understand it there was no hesitation in getting you to a pier with an ambulance and to the International Hospital. All of us were glad that...More

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Thank you friends at Tres Pelicanos for another great week of diving! This was our second trip to Cozumel and diving with Tres. The staff at Tres takes amazing care of their divers. They picked us up at our hotel and dropped us at the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Arrived 9-1-18, stayed at Casa Mexicana 8 days, dove 4 dives/day for 6 days then 2 morning dives the last day, all nitrox, 100-cf AL tanks (not a full 3,300 PSI, which I'm told is widespread on the island due to the supplier, but still...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Steve B, Owner at Tres Pelicanos Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thanks Rich---also for that terrific review you posted on Scuba Board. Just a note on the tank fills. Our tank supplier only fills to 3000 psi and that is a hot fill. By the next morning many of those fills may be down in the...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had the pleasure of diving with the great people at tres pelicanos dive shop earlier this month. September was a great time to go and we're considering making this an annual trip. From beginning to end our dive experience was stressless...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Steve B, Owner at Tres Pelicanos Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Rhondae939--what a wonderful review of your experience in Cozumel. We are thrilled that you are already considering a return visit. I know that you have so many choices to choose from when you are looking for a competent dive operation. Glad that you decided on...More

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Mark L
4 December 2018|
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Response from arsimes | Reviewed this property |
I think you would have to charter a boat, they leave before 8am to start a 2 tank dive
Gabriela G
8 April 2016|
Response from Steve B | Property representative |
I sincerely appolgize for not responding to your question until today. Unfortunately we do not check trip advisor questions until they arrive in our mail box. I received this one today--the day you asked to dive. It would... More