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Scuba Playa Dive Shop

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Calle 10 entre 5ta. Avenue, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
+52 984 803 3123
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Great service when things don’t go to plan

The staff at Scuba Playa were extremely helpful in helping me plan a dive- their prices are better... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
neast1549
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Could not have been a better experience!

We had the most incredible experience diving with our guide, Michael. He was absolutely amazing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Emily L
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“open water” (23 reviews)
“bull sharks” (15 reviews)
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Calle 10 entre 5ta. Avenue, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Calle 10 entre 5ta. Avenue, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
+52 984 803 3123
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The staff at Scuba Playa were extremely helpful in helping me plan a dive- their prices are better than a lot of the other companies I had looked at and they seem to be a much more professional outfit. The last time I dived in...More

Thank neast1549
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the most incredible experience diving with our guide, Michael. He was absolutely amazing making sure we were comfortable in the water. He is so passionate about what he is doing and he spread that joy. Michael was great company. The training in the...More

Thank Emily L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I did 2 cavern dives at Cenote Dos Ojos with Jose, and he was surely the best guide I had ever met before; responsible, professional, cares about the divers, well-organized, and has respect to the nature. On the way to the Cenote, he had shared...More

Thank Yuka N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After hearing about the bull shark dive from another dive shop near our resort in Playa Del Carmen I was a little intimidated. As we walked through down town Playa we happened on the Scuba Playa Dive Shop. I still wasn't up to the bull...More

Thank Linzey F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On 28 December I booked a snorkelling trip for 12 people - three families including my children. We drove over 1 hour to Playa to be there for the 3 pm rendez-vous. At around 2 pm, Pablo from the shop called us to inform the...More

1  Thank Gabriel1706
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose Scuba Playa because they have great prices, super helpful staff and Divemasters, and they are so close to the water. We have gone on a few dives with them now and are very happy with the support at the shop. And the owner...More

Thank HazelHamel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were looking for a dive shop for total of 8 days of diving. We have been diving all over the world so we know what we like and don’t like. We don’t like big groups and cutting out dives short because...More

Thank DennisvanT
Reviewed 30 November 2017

I completed my open water dives last week with Armando and had an amazing experience! He was very knowledgeable and great to work with. The staff at Scuba Playa were so friendly and accommodating. Thank you to Pablo and Danilo for organizing my dives and...More

Thank Danaka E
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Went on two dives with the Scuba Playa Dive Shop. The staff are amazing. Very friendly and professional operation. We went on a fantastic shark dive and a reaf dive. The boat picks you up on the beach directly down the street and it is...More

Thank Jeff A
Reviewed 2 November 2017

I recently did my "open water" certification in the Scuba Playa diving center. The diving sites were beautiful and I just had an incredible experience. JP was a great instructor. He did a great job explaining me all the necessary details and always made me...More

Thank Dimitrios T
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Hoang L
28 July 2017|
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Response from Rebecca G | Reviewed this property |
Technically, yes, you are certified. If you are inexperienced and it's been two years you can ask for a refresher course, which is usually just a couple hours than you go out diving. They do a lot of drift diving so if you... More
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william d
13 August 2015|
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Response from AnitaR R | Property representative |
Somehow we did not see your question such a long time ago. Our apologies for not having answered.
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