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About Bocas Diving Pirates
The best little dive shop in paradise. Come dive or get certified with us. We offer a personalized service and the guarantee that you will have a smile at the end of the day :)
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We spent a couple of days diving with Bocas Diving Pirates (6 dives); we were very impressed with their operation. Good equipment, clean air, nice boats, very helpful staff, great knowledge of dive sites and area, and very accommodating of our schedule and interests. All...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank wgerwick
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Two really nice dives with Alex and Milou. Two kind and professional divers. I really recommand this center. I saw stingray, morays, lion fish, spiny lobster and many others beautiful fishes. Enjoy

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank antoinedordolo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with the intention to do my PADI Open Water Diver License nur ended up gaining so much more than “just” the certification. Every single person that works (all the instructors are from Panama and local which I think is awesome) and/or dives...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank elena_zimm
Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

[ENG] Did a day dive and a night dive with Diving Pirates. Was a great experience, already had my certificate, but they offered a little refresh course for my comfort. The prices are very good and the places Diving Pirates take you are awesome! I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ericsA7310RZ
bocasdivingpirates, Manager at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2019

Thank you Eric for diving with us, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us and highly greatfull for sharing your experience on trip advisor with us. Hope to take you diving again someday wish you positive energy on all future...More

Reviewed 7 January 2019

YOOOOO Pirates!! My best friend Gabby loves to go scuba diving but it was always something I was afraid to do. Alex, the owner of Diving Pirates, and the rest of the group somehow convinced me to try it. Alex took me out on his...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank _deelicious93
bocasdivingpirates, Manager at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2019

YOOO!!! D!!! Thanks for the comment and for trying out scuba diving for the first time with us. We love to always open this door way into the under water world for people to see a part of nature which is hidden underneath the seas....More

Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

I completed 2 day dives and 1 night dive with this shop. The staff could not be more friendlier, helpful and accommodating. During the dive, our instructor Alexis was able to show us some fantastic sea life and give us one of my best dives...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Igor N
bocasdivingpirates, Manager at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2019

Thanks Igor forndibing with us, we are glad you enjoyed your dives here in Bicas del Toro and hope to take you diving again some day. Greetings :)

Reviewed 4 January 2019

Did one day of diving with diving pirates and can recommend them to everyone! After not such a good experience in Santa Catalina with another diving school, we were glad to notice this instructor was very correct with following the safety procedures. The coral and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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bocasdivingpirates, Manager at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2019

Thank you guys for choosing us to experience diving in Bicas del Toro, we are happy to hear u enjoyed and felt safe while diving with us. Hopefully we will have the opportunity to take you diving again some day. Wish you positive energy in...More

Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

Booked a two tank afternoon diving session quite last minute, but was great! Highlights were my first sightings of a nurse shark and 3 sting rays which my guide Pina(sp?) went out of his way to find after I mentioned I would love to see...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank James20202020
bocasdivingpirates, Manager at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2018

Mister James thank you so much for sharing your experience with us on trip advisor. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your dives with us and wish you all the best on future dives. Let us know if you ever come back to Bocas...More

Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

Let me preface by admitting that I am not a strong swimmer and can barely swim. For the discovery dive, you don’t really need to be a strong swimmer because all the equipment will help keep you afloat. Since this was my first time diving,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jentr08
bocasdivingpirates, Manager at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2018

Hey guys congratulations for making your first step into the diving world. We are super happy you enjoyed it and felt comfortable with our staff and equipment. Safety is important, and this is why we like taking small groups giving a more personalized attention and...More

Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

This place is awesome!!! People are soo cool abd welcoming. After a day of diving i felt like part of the family. I could go to the shop and just hang out. Ended up getting my open water and advanced with them. Chey was the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Philip M
bocasdivingpirates, Manager at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2018

Master Austin!!!! Thanks for the comment we really appreciate it. Congratulations on your certification and welcome to the Diving Pirates Family. We wish you all the best and hope to take you diving again one day. Till then have a safe trip and positive energy...More

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Response from bocasdivingpirates | Property representative |
Hello Crystal, on board we carry a first aid kit, cellphone, vinegar, oxygen kit, fire extinguisher, flairs, life vests and a safety flotation device. You could wright us through email, WhatsApp +50762334120 or Facebook if... More
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