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Dive Shop Mexico

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Street, between 5th Avenue and 1st Avenue 20 | Quintana Roo, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Unforgettable three days diving!

Me and my partner completed the dive shop México package over the course of three days. From the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nancehort
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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What a Great Dive!

Completed my open water certification with Danny at the Dive Shop Mexico. Great experience. Awesome... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
sylvbob
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St. Albert, Canada
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Dive Shop Mexico is located in Playa del Carmen and is an owner-run operation. We focus on personalized service, safety and fun! We dive in small groups. We offer local dives in Playa del Carmen reefs, cenote cavern diving and Cozumel dives. Learn to dive with us! We teach PADI courses from Open Water diver. If you've never gone diving before, try our "Discover Scuba Diving" in half a day! We also offer snorkeling trips in the ocean and cenotes (whale shark snorkeling trip and Bull shark dive availables in season).
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Street, between 5th Avenue and 1st Avenue 20 | Quintana Roo, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner completed the dive shop México package over the course of three days. From the beginning Natalia was very helpful and responded to all emails quickly. We could not fault the experience- it was absolutely amazing. For really new or nervous divers...More

Thank Nancehort
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

Completed my open water certification with Danny at the Dive Shop Mexico. Great experience. Awesome instructor! Natalia was so very helpful in setting thing up. Thanks and we will see you again.

Thank sylvbob
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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended! Very professional, caring owner and staff. Equipment well maintained. Small groups ( absolute max. is 5, but they will take just 2 divers as well for an extra $10 each). Great and helpful boat captain and assistant. We did 4 dives: Moch-Cha, Elena...More

Thank Caroline L
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

I went with them on 2 days of cenote diving as well as the bull shark dive. Staff was exceptional, and the groups were small. They are not the cheapest option, but I avoided the overly crowded options such as Scuba Libre who have very...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Great staff. Friendly accommodating knowledgeable. Equipment was well kept and in perfect working order. Great experience

Thank brad634
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

My two kids needed to complete their PADI open water certification and we ended up at Dive Shop Mexico. Natalia, helped with all the logistics and Danny was our instructor. Great service, super professional, all the kit worked great. If winds close out an ocean...More

Thank coloradodiver587
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

I found Dove Shop Mexico on Trip Advisor and contacted Natalia the owner. She was great to communicate with, and helped us book our open water completion course in advance. The shop is relaxed yet professional, and made me and my 14 year old daughter...More

Thank corporatejetpilot
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

We spend 5 days in Playa Del Carmen, and we spend 4 days at the dive shop. Besides learning all the theories through books and video and passing the written exam, my friend learned all the basic skills in the pool on first day, and...More

Thank Ziwen D
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

We completed our PADI open water certification here. Our experience was uniformly great - from Natalia, who was amazingly responsive, to the calm instruction by Dani and Peter. We particularly liked the small group format that they support.

Thank 37Frequenttraveler
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We dived 2 days with Dive Shop Mexico and everything was perfect! Natalia is extremely kind and responsible, we made 2 dives that was not in our schedule only because we really trusted on her and her team and it was great. They are really...More

Thank Paula9191
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Ziwen D
26 February 2018|
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Response from DiveShopMexico | Property representative |
Hello ! Thanks for contacting us. Cancun is 60 km north from Playa del Carmen, it would be better to stay in town during the PADI course. The full PADI Open Water course is 419 usd all included and it takes between 3 or 4... More
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akitty4me
19 March 2017|
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Response from DiveShopMexico | Property representative |
Good morning ! Thanks for writing us :-) Due to Taxi Union is not possible to do pick ups at resorts :-( we are only allowed to transport divers from the dive center to the cenote. The Royal Haciendas is about 10 minutes... More
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Dee K
19 August 2016|
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Response from DiveShopMexico | Property representative |
Hi !! great ... call me and we can organize the dives !! kind regards, natalia
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