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Address: | Hermosa Beach, Playa Hermosa 60-4400, Costa Rica
Phone Number:
+506 2672 0032
07:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

B.A Divers is a Costa Rican company, dedicated to offer tours and training...

B.A Divers is a Costa Rican company, dedicated to offer tours and training services in diving area in all the country. We're the first dive company in Costa Rica available to tech Disabled Divers Course(DDI), also we take care of the repair and sale diving equipment.

B.A Divers was open since 2007. Our administrative office is located in Guanacaste, Playa Hermosa - Costa Rica.

Actually we have 3 Diving Operations available located in Playa Hermosa, Flamingo Beach and Playa Jobo Guanacaste.

We provide:

. Disabled scuba diving courses

• Scuba Diving tours

• Diving Courses

• Snorkeling Tours

• Tours of Bahia

• Sunset Tours

• International Tours

.Surfing tours (Witches Rock, Tamarindo and more).

We have over 20 dives sites, with different features to please everyone, including destinations such as:

Local Diving - Playa Hermosa: Tortuga (shipwreck)Punta ArgentinaMeros (sunken sailboat)Punta BallenaViradorCabeza de Mono Tiburones Fantasma.

Catalinas Islands - Flamingo: La Pared Sombrero Tiburones La Viuda Elefante.

Bats Islands: El Gran Susto,Bajo Negro,Los Arcos. The Bat Islands are famous for their Bulls Sharks season, which begins in May and ends in September.

We have 7 years of experience in diving area certifying people with diving PADI courses:

-Discover Scuba Diver(begginers).

-Refresh Courses.

-Scuba Diver.

-Open Water Diver.

-Advanced Open Water Diver.

-EFR Cours.

-Rescue Diver.

-Dive Masters.

-Specialty Courses.

Our instructors have more than 3.000 dives and they are knowledgeable of all the dive sites nationwide.Currently our staff it's conformed by 11 people bilingual and trained by PADI, to provide a professional and safe service, it is noteworthy that all are people with good manners and they are formal in their work and daily life.

We are known for providing personalized service and quality in every aspect, we work with equipment from top brands such as AQUALUNG.

Our boats are specially designed for aquatic activities feature Yamaha 300 hp engine, roof and a maximum capacitance for 12 divers with 2 guides, first aid kit, oxygen, life preserver , communication equipment and music for the convenience of our customers.

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My son and I went diving for the first time and had a great experience. Brian was our dive instructor and Kevin was the captain of the boat. We did the PADI Discover lesson. They... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Stamford, Connecticut
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Stamford, Connecticut
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My son and I went diving for the first time and had a great experience. Brian was our dive instructor and Kevin was the captain of the boat. We did the PADI Discover lesson. They picked us up right at the beach by the Andaz where we were staying. It was just the two of us for this lesson which... More 

Thank Jeanette986
Zionsville, Indiana
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my 3 teenage girls got certified on our trip to Costa Rica. Max was our dive master and did a great job!! We had a great time. Thanks Max! Pura Vida!!

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Was a placer, see you son. Pura vida More 

Jacksonville, North Carolina
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a great experience with BA Divers. They were friendly and helpful and gave me great advice. I would recommend them to anyone - I am from Coco but glad I drove through Hermosa and found them. The owner really emulated what and who the diving community should emulate.

Thank Amanda K
Vancouver, Canada
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did two trips with these guys back in December 2016. The first one was at Monkey Head island and another spot nearby. The guides did a great job, the boat and equipment were all good. Ultimately the conditions weren't very good so the dives were good, not great, but you can't account for that. Second day we went for... More 

Thank krispca
Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

We dove with BA Divers on 4 different days during our holiday. Every dive experience was unique and great. We brought our own equipment. But one day our dive master thought the water might be colder so he brought a extra wet suit. We didn't need it as the water was ok. But the thought was appreciated. 👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍 The visibility... More 

1 Thank tjevans50
Westport, Connecticut
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 January 2017

While on vacation in Costa Rica, I (a certified diver) wanted to go scuba-diving. My father and siblings (all not certified) wanted to go as well). Omar was great in preparing them in the pool before our dive, teaching them the basics, and getting them ready for anything that might happen under the water. After a brief session with him,... More 

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Yorkville, Illinois
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

At the recommendation of Mardigi Tours, we booked at private boat for the day. We scuba dove, deep-see fished, tubed, visited a secluded beach to paddle board and had lunch. Very nice day on a comfortable boat with 2 crew

1 Thank Derek D
Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

BA divers came and picked up my 24 yo daughter and I from andaz papagayo. We enjoyed a sunny afternoon with 6 other divers, guides kedir and max and boat captain Fabian Kedir did a thorough job briefing us in excellent English. The first dive circled a pinnacle; we saw eagle and manta rays, stonefish, butterflyfish and some big colorful... More 

Thank josephb718
Eatonton, Georgia
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Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Despite the wind and waves my husband and son enjoyed the 1/2 day fishing tour and my other son and his wife enjoyed the dive trip. Pick up at our beach resort was a real plus. Guides were great and the equipment was in very good shape.

1 Thank Lynne W
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Reviewed 23 November 2016

Went on a two dive day trip with BA Divers and was awesome. Unfortunately, the visibility wasn't the best when we dove at Catalinas, but the staff made it well worth the trip. The staff - Kadir & Gabriel - were awesome and very knowledgable about the surrounding area and had some great jokes too! They picked us up straight... More 

Thank mbanahan

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