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Pelicano Water Sports

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| VIK Hotel Arena Blanca and Ocean Blue & Sands, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
+1 809-729-4242
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Good diving on the Alantic side

Nice friendly service, mostly well organized. As much as you can be while at the mercy of the... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2016
Portland, Oregon
Untruthful Sales, Our Snorkeling Tour was a Booze Cruise, plus Drinking Guides

The most upsetting part of our trip to Punta Cana by far was our snorkeling trip we paid good money... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2016
Norfolk, Virginia
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Scuba diving, snorkeling, windsurfing, sailing, parasailing, Pelicano Sport offers you adventures from the blue depth of the ocean to the blue of our tropical sky. Pelicano Sport is one of the market’s leaders on the eastern coast of the Dominican Republic in Punta Cana and Bavaro and is recognized as one of the best water sports companies in the Caribbean. Pelicano Sport has its bases in the Ocean Blue & Sands Hotel (5-star) and the VIK Arena Blanca Hotel (4-stars) but also offers first rate service to the clients of the other hotels in the area of Bavaro/Punta Cana. Pelicanosport is a member of the internationally renowned Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI), provides highly professional standards and has been cited on many occasions by different magazines such as: ScubaDiving and the German magazine Unterwasser, Tauchen and Taucher for their exceptional diving programs as well as other diverse magazines and exclusive International fotoshoots.
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  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“dive master” (23 reviews)
“open water” (20 reviews)
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| VIK Hotel Arena Blanca and Ocean Blue & Sands, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
+1 809-729-4242

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Reviewed 22 May 2016

Nice friendly service, mostly well organized. As much as you can be while at the mercy of the oceans conditions. They forgot to mention though in the morning the water is nearly always rough. We would have dived differently if we had known. We did...More

1  Thank Starrynoc1
Reviewed 11 May 2016

The most upsetting part of our trip to Punta Cana by far was our snorkeling trip we paid good money for from Pelicano Sport- DO NOT USE!!! They are located on the beach at Ocean Blue where we exchanged our towels. After telling the sales...More

1  Thank DJGMoney21
Reviewed 17 April 2016

We stayed at Ocean Blue and Sands and this was attached to our hotel. I a, a keen diver and wanted to get some dives I whilst on holiday. I booked two dives just off the beach ( 12meters deep) great dives especially as we...More

Thank Phil1977_13
Reviewed 11 April 2016

We had a fabulous time out Snorkeling and swimming with Stingrays and Sharks through Pelicano Water Sports. Heike and Lilian were wonderful to tell us about all the alternative trips and got us all signed up for less than other places charged. My husband went...More

Thank Sunbeart
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

I used this company to book a series of dives during my trip to the Dominican Republic. This is a well run dive centre, with friendly staff wanting to make your diving experience safe and the best possible. I did a variety of dives, including...More

Thank smiro03
Reviewed 29 March 2016

What more can I say, Amazing customer service !! A family spring break vacation with the hopes of a little diving for me. My 2 teenaged daughters were going for their "Open water cert". The resort that we stayed at had a dive center, we...More

Thank divenbeer
Reviewed 21 March 2016

We visited Ocean Blue resort on spring break and the pleasant surprise is that Pelicano Dive Center was located right on the beach of our resort. My daughter completed her PADI certification here with the FIVE STAR STAFF! Ines, Chris, Dave, and Roberto were safe,friendly,...More

Thank Kelley K
Reviewed 19 March 2016

The crew at Pelicano took great care of us during our trip. They went out of their way to be accommodating, and made sure we had a great time. It's great that they let first-timers try it out for free in the resort pool first--lets...More

Thank Joshua S
Reviewed 13 March 2016

The people are fantastic .. Happy, friendly and extremely helpful. But if you are An experienced diver I would not recommend diving. They cater to the resort divers and only gave us 30-40 minute bottom time. We came up with 1200 lbs.left. The all day...More

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 1 March 2016

Finished my open water certification with Dave and Javier. They were both very good teachers. We got to visit some really great dive sites. I cant say enough good things about the dive shop. Top notch all the way!

Thank chris t
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Questions & Answers
24 May 2016|
Response from Pelicanowatersports | Property representative |
Hello, When you go to Catalina or Bayahibe yes. Here in the cost of Bavaro & Punta Cana max depth is between 12 and 16 meters. Regards, Javier
23 October 2015|
Response from javdiasdive |
At this moment we have a problem with the membrane of the compressor. But max depth in punta cana bavaro is 15 m Regards, Javier
Deborah E
30 August 2015|
Response from Peg692001 | Reviewed this property |
They will pick you up for a fee but you have to call them.