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Playa Scuba Dive Center

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15th Avenue With 4 Street North | infront Billy the Kid Tacos, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 2403
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I was blown away by the hospitality. The shop is small. But well staffed. The gear is well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jgaules2
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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Treated like family

We were freshly certified divers and booked 3 days of diving with this shop, 2 Playa reef days with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AliciaJosh920
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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"Playa Scuba Dive Center" in downtown Playa del Carmen is a "Boutique Dive Center" run by the owner Klaus, offers small, personal dive trips exploring the exciting reefs in Playa del Carmen, or amazing coral structures in Cozumel and mystic dives in the crystal clear waters of sacred Mayan Cenotes. Shark diving with Bull sharks and Whale shark encounters are the specialty of Playa Scuba. Small groups of four scuba divers in Cenotes or up to five divers in Playa del Carmen or Cozumel reefs. PADI courses from Discover Scuba to Dive Master. Eco land tours to Chichen Itza, Tulum, Coba, Xcaret, Xel-Ha and Belize
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15th Avenue With 4 Street North | infront Billy the Kid Tacos, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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+52 984 803 2403

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was blown away by the hospitality. The shop is small. But well staffed. The gear is well maintained and functioned as designed. I was greeted and made to feel at home right away. My wife and I had six amazing dives with Aaron and...More

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PlayaScuba, Owner at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We had a great time diving with you as well and it’s always nice to meet people like you that appreciated good diving and fun we hope you come back soon again and wish you happy bubbles

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were freshly certified divers and booked 3 days of diving with this shop, 2 Playa reef days with Carolyn and 1 day in Cozumel with Aaron. I am SO glad we chose this company for our first ocean diving experience! General about the shop:...More

1  Thank AliciaJosh920
PlayaScuba, Guest Relations Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

It is nice to hear that our efforts and teamwork paid off at the end and you are happy also where it include you in our big family that’s constantly is growing and hope you will be back soon again for some more exciting dives...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in Playa del Carmen and just popped into this shop without making any prior reservations. They did accommodate me well, did a bullshark dive (1 tank bullshark dive and 1 tank reef dive), and the next day I did do 2 tank cenotes...More

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PlayaScuba, Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I’m glad you liked our Cenotes and yes Daniel is an excellent guide we hope you come in time with us next time and maybe try the bull shark

Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent most of our time diving with this company, and couldn't have wished for a better experience. The staff is friendly, professional and very experienced - I felt safe and cared for on all of our dives. We loved the company so much we...More

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PlayaScuba, Owner at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We had a great time to dive with you and to share our shark and Cenotes with you girls it is very joyful when someone appreciates what you do and what you teach them I hope we can dive together again soon There are many...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I visited Playa del Carmen for the sole purpose of getting our open-water PADI certification, and we are very happy that we did it through Playa Scuba! Our instructor, Carolyn, was a fantastic instructor. She was patient, helpful, and made the whole...More

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PlayaScuba, Owner at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You are fantastic students and I hope that the experience it take from here takes your diving in many great places all over the world and one day you come back a dive with us again we had a lot of fun with you dive...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First off, the correspondence was difficult and very vague. We did not receive any information about the time or place to meet for our dive. We booked for three days, 2 dives each day. We arrived in Cancun and had to call to find out...More

Thank Derrinhill
PlayaScuba, Owner at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I respect your point of you view however most of the facts are far from true. We would’ve preferred for you to mention any issues as in when they happened because we pride ourselves on making sure customers are totally satisfied 1.-When you got to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family had lots of contact with this company throughout our time in Mexico. We did a pool course, checkout dives, and discovery dive, a theory course, etc. The staff, offered services, and basically everything was spectacular.

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PlayaScuba, Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I’m happy you liked it and we full filled your expectations we wish you a happy new year and many more dives with us in 2019

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Second time this year we have visited and dived using this dive shop. Klaus and his team are awesome! Highly recommend them!!!!!

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PlayaScuba, General Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Well we love seeing you every year and sharing great dives with you

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The crew at Playa Scuba are fantastic! We completed our Advanced PADI qualification over three days. Our instructor Carolyne was brilliant and the team took us on some great dives; including the EPIC bull shark dive, which is an absolute must!! Can't wait to come...More

Thank Robert D
PlayaScuba, Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are happy you loved it we are happy to have made you part of the family including the bull shark haha

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the chance to dive with Aaron, Caroline and Danny. The Cenotes were an awesome experience, Danny was great, loving what he does and happy to share his passion. We went for the bullsharks with Caroline but weren't very lucky. Then finished in Cozumel...More

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PlayaScuba, Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are glad you had a great time we went diving the next day with a Bull Shark saw four of them and it was amazing it’s nature as more natural as less predictable Thank you for being our dive buddies it was a real...More

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Wally P
22 August 2017|
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Response from PlayaScuba | Property representative |
YES we do offer NITROX on certain dives for details you need to ask by email
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Hoang L
28 July 2017|
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Response from PlayaScubaDiveCenter | Property representative |
Yes you can dive know but we suggest you to do a small refresher at the beginning of your dives
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sally r
18 May 2017|
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Response from PlayaScuba | Property representative |
Dear Sally if you have a concern about having ear problems you should visit a doctor before you come he will tell you if you can dive for not
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