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Scuba-Mex Dive Center

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Carretera Cancun-Tulum KM 85 | The Paamul Hotel, Paamul 77735, Mexico
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Awesome reef dive in Paamul

I was recently staying at a resort about 20 minutes south of Paamul and John was kind enough to let... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
Jaclyn H
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Boston, Massachusetts
scuba diving at it's best with this dive center. The dive sites are varied and close by.

I dive with this center on a regular basis and really appreciate the professionalism of the staff... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2016
shawncanada
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canada
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Carretera Cancun-Tulum KM 85 | The Paamul Hotel, Paamul 77735, Mexico
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

I was recently staying at a resort about 20 minutes south of Paamul and John was kind enough to let me join their morning dive on short notice. He is very knowledgeable and thorough and has lots of great stories from his years in Paamul!...More

Thank Jaclyn H
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Reviewed 2 June 2016

I dive with this center on a regular basis and really appreciate the professionalism of the staff. They make it so easy to dive. Services like carrying and loading the equipment and even lifting it out of the water so you don't have to climb...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2016

Joined a small group at the last minute for a dive. John welcomed me, verified my credentials and we were off. They know the area well and we were treated to a one hour underwater tour of coral, crabs, lobster, turtles, and curious fish. Highly...More

Thank klsawatzky
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Reviewed 5 May 2016

Scubamex Paamul is a locally owned dive shop that doesnt offer touristy dives and concentrates more on the quality of the single dive than the amount of dives. The people are friendly and it seems that they all have a local residence. The preedive was...More

Thank dougthebarber
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Reviewed 10 April 2016

Great Dive shop in an awesome location. John Everett has owned and run the Dive shop since it opened, He knows where all the great dive spots are and is happy to go dive with ya any day of the week. He really makes you...More

Thank Gregg S
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Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

My husband and I went for a fun and relaxing dive with John and crew. Having been in the dive business for many years, we always hope for great service and safe diving. Scuba Mex did not disappoint. We were well taken care of and...More

Thank SalvageBob
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Reviewed 29 July 2015

Paamul is a secret very few have discovered. It is the most relaxing place I have ever been. The diving with Scuba Mex is awesome! John and his team are very familiar with all the sea life in this area. You will always be excited...More

Thank Donnalynv
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Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

We are moderately experienced holidays divers and we did 4 dives in 2 days with Scubamex in Paamul. The dives are stunning. Easy drift dives with beautiful soft coral gardens, plenty of colored fishes, lobsters and last but definitely not least, really big turtles. Some...More

Thank Dominique050
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Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

My family and I have been diving with John and the gang for about two years and are going back for our third very soon. I have nothing but fantastic things to say about scubamex. John, Juan, Marcelo and all the employees there are as...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2015

I will definitely be coming back to dive with John, Debra, Marcelo and team. They were patient, flexible, and welcomed me like family. I truly loved my experience and by the end felt very comfortable under water. Getting certified here means getting away from other...More

Thank de3h
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