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Bocas Diving Pirates

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Calle 4 | ave,G norte , next to la casbah restorant ., Bocas Town, Isla Colon 0101, Panama
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Awesome Experience

This is not for the faint of heart! I had not swimmed in a beach for 10+ years! Yet my sister and I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
diennahern1005
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McAllen, Texas
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Padi open water course

Bocas Diving Pirates is awesome. We got our Padi Open Water certification with this diving school... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Niels A
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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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  • Very good4%
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  • Poor1%
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“open water” (26 reviews)
“night tour” (6 reviews)
“dive shop” (24 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Calle 4 | ave,G norte , next to la casbah restorant ., Bocas Town, Isla Colon 0101, Panama
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"dive shop"
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"these guys"
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"captain jack"
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"fun dives"
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"awesome instructor"
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"laid back atmosphere"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is not for the faint of heart! I had not swimmed in a beach for 10+ years! Yet my sister and I accomplished the Open water diver program! Kaiven (Don’t call him Kevin) was so amazing and helpful! This was the hardest thing we...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bocas Diving Pirates is awesome. We got our Padi Open Water certification with this diving school. The whole team is amazing, they’re funny, kind and you feel at home. The trainings are in really small groups, so there’s a lot of attention for everyone. The...More

Thank Niels A
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bocasdivingpirates, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

hi niels !!! We greatly appreciate your great comment, you too are part of our family pirates, thank you very much. Many greetings from the team. until next time!!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have had an amazing experience with diving pirates. I have been diving at least 6 times here because it is so much fun and the staff are knowledgeable and friendly. The sites are great and prices are really reasonable. Special shoutout to my instructor...More

Thank Riley G
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bocasdivingpirates, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Riley, how are you? Thank you very much for your comment, we are pleased to know that your experience with the pirates, and hope to see you again. happy dive !!

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

One of the best diving schools, i‘ve been. A very nice atmosphere and good instructors. My instructor was Noah and he was a very competent instructor. He watched everything carefully, so I felt very safe. It was a lot of fun there. You also have...More

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bocasdivingpirates, Director de Recepción at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, thank you very much for diving with the pirates, we appreciate your comment and we hope to see you again soon. happy dives !!!

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

My wife Darla and I did our 5th and 6th dives with Diving Pirates. We hadn't dived for 5 years so we were nervous. They made us feel relaxed, They put us through a refresher course consisting of a Padi video and our dive master...More

Thank Rickerdee
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bocasdivingpirates, Director de Recepción at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, thank you very much for diving with the pirates, we appreciate your comment and we hope to see you again soon. happy dives !!!

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Very professional with a fun, easy going atmosphere. Kaivin was a very knowledgeable instructor and made learning to dive a blast! Having Chris and Alfonso along to help with our skills made it that much better. Thanks for the life changing experience guys! -Jamieson

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bocasdivingpirates, Director de Recepción at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, thank you very much for diving with the pirates, we appreciate your comment and we hope to see you again soon. happy dives !!!

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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Of the 3 weeks I've spent in Central America, these guys provided the best service of anyone. Very professional, patient, and fun. Hands down one of the best experiences I've had.

Thank Jonny M
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bocasdivingpirates, Director de Recepción at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, thank you very much for diving with the pirates, we appreciate your comment and we hope to see you again soon. happy dives !!!

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

We did the bioluminescent night tour with the diving pirates and it was so cool! They were 30 minutes late and were really hard to get a hold of. We had their contact info over whatsapp and barely got a hold of them. We also...More

Thank edevolder
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bocasdivingpirates, Director de Recepción at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, thank you very much for diving with the pirates, we appreciate your comment and we hope to see you again soon. happy dives !!!

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

Safe, professional, patient, multilingual instructors. Took me through an initial panic attack of the first Open Water dive, and made sure I loved it by the end of the course. Great deals on subsequent dives after you finish a PADI course. A friendly team on...More

Thank Krzysztof K
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bocasdivingpirates, Director de Recepción at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, thank you very much for diving with the pirates, we appreciate your comment and we hope to see you again soon. happy dives !!!

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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

I did my open water licence with this guys and I could not have made a better choice. Even tough it was high season and they were really busy they were able to get one’s money worth. The dive masters as the dive masters to...More

Thank Lena E
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bocasdivingpirates, Director de Recepción at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, thank you very much for diving with the pirates, we appreciate your comment and we hope to see you again soon. happy dives !!!

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