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Mares Dive Center

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All reviews no brainer the owner cleaning station del plata great communication treated like royalty meat veg other companies diving experience my advanced open water lots of fun extra few dollars his wife spanish speakers flora and fauna manta rays fruit
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did our Padi Advanced Open Water in this center. Lovely people (Cristina, Pablo and Co.) run the place with lots of care and dedication. Immediately make you feel like home and provide a great and impeccable experience!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Riccardo D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took a trip to Isla del Plata with Mares and had a great time. The people are lovely, knowledgeable of the area and their craft, and were a pleasure to dive with. Their equipment is also high quality and new. Will definitely dive with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank claudiadiego
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went diving with mares ecuador for two double tank dives in mid December. The first one to Isla de Salango and King Kong, and the second day to Isla de la Plata. The experience was just fantastic from beginning to finish. It was a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lisbetjenta
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Diving with mares was a great experience for several reasons: - The guide Fabrizio was very friendly and trustful - Monica, his wife, was also very kind and translated everything into english (as our spanish is very limited) - She also took great pictures of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

A really nice dive centre , the best we’ve had in Latina America. Good equipment (except no bootie fins), committed staff really trying to make it the best for you. Free photos provided after the dive. They lose a star because a few minor things...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Salem890
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing time today with Mares. I informed them I was a nervous diver and hadn’t been diving for over a year and they were amazing at easing my nerves and explaining everything clearly. We did two great dives and saw so much wildlife...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank KSJG90
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We had two dives with Mares at isla de la plata and got to dive with huge manta rays! Pablo, Monica and all the staff were lots of fun but also very professional and the food Monica cooked for lunch was delicious! They were one...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bazMaac
Reviewed 1 September 2018

We had a great time diving with this company. We reached out through their website and Pablo, the owner, answered all of our questions in a timely manner. Their equipment is in very good condition. The staff was attentive and engaged to help us find...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Leiangulo
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

My visit to Mares Diving was excellent. I went for a double dive in Isla de la Plata, alone; their were welcoming and very attentive, even I tried to reserve only the day before. The equipment is in excellent conditions, same for the boat. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank GiacomoJackR
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We went on an excursion with these guys and everyone was so helpful and professional the owner Pablo is the best he made sure we were well take care of and the master diver was very specific and clear about all the details even when...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Daniel B
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