We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 7 Green Pleasure Pier, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
Phone Number: +1 800-353-0330
Website
Description:

Catalina Divers Supply is a 54 year old business operating on the historic...

Catalina Divers Supply is a 54 year old business operating on the historic Green Pleasure Pier in Avalon, Catalina Island. We offer world class scuba diving and snorkeling from the #1 rated shore dive in the western United States-Casino Point Underwater Park. We have daily charters aboard the world famous 46' Newton "Scuba Cat" that travels to numerous exotic dive & snorkel sites.

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 38 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 31
    Excellent
  • 5
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Air truck on Casino Point

I'm always glad the truck is there on Casino point so we don't have to take tanks and weights to dive. The staff is always cooperative and helpful. So far we haven't needed to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
uselessinca
,
Ventura County Coast, California

Similar Things to Do in Avalon

Add Photo Write a Review

38 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 37: English reviews
Ventura County Coast, California
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm always glad the truck is there on Casino point so we don't have to take tanks and weights to dive. The staff is always cooperative and helpful. So far we haven't needed to rent anything else from them, but it's nice to know they would have anything we needed available.

Helpful?
Thank uselessinca
New York
Level Contributor
21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved diving with these guys. I didn't have a regulator and they hooked me up for nothing. The kelp forests were all torn out when we went, but the CDS made the dives great. Safety first. We had two decent dives and returned. Lots of food and drink on the large dive boat. Registration was easy. If your'e looking for... More 

Helpful?
Thank taylorm_g
San Diego, California
Level Contributor
21 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Went on a two-dive boat trip with Dennis and Mike. Both were very friendly and professional and had a lot of fun in and out of the water. My favorite crew member is Stanley, the tough-looking shih-tzu. The whole staff is very friendly and provided excellent service. I would definitely dive with them again.

Helpful?
Thank Rommel D
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I spent the weekend on the island with college buddies to get some R&R and some great scuba diving in. We decided use Catalina diver supply for boat dive. Two very beautiful dives the well-equipped boat and up-to-date quality equipment.Capt. Dennis and dive master Mark made with a fun.. When I mentioned I was going to do a night dive... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jim H
Miami Beach, Florida
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

As a scuba instructor with over 1,500 dives I am well aware of what it takes to provide a great dive experience. From my first contact with Lizzy to checking in with Eric all went seamlessly. And from there it only got better. My guide Ruth greeted me with a smile and was fully prepared for me. All the gear... More 

Helpful?
Thank bgmtngreen
Level Contributor
10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

When on two boat dives and a shore dive with Catalina Divers Supply. Profession and friendly staff. Mark our divemaster was great. Very nice boat with the amenities. Provided tasty sandwich from Catalina Brewery for lunch. Very easy to work with, was able to take my rental gear off boat, and provided a dock cart to walk it to Casino... More 

Helpful?
Thank namsiu
Scottsdale, Arizona
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

Two Boat Dive trip with Catalina Diver Supply was excellent!! Mark and Dennis where fantastic at making the best of less than suburb conditions. The ocean was rough, nothing they could help, so they made every attempt possible to find decent sites for both the divers and snorkels on the boat. The dives were pretty good... a bit stirred up... More 

Helpful?
Thank Dana G
Phoenix, Arizona
Level Contributor
200 reviews
86 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

I had a great experience with this shop. When the weather looked rough, they called to offer us a reschedule and we careful to explain the conditions. Three of us took the guided dive and we went with Ruth, who is an instructor who works with Catalina Divers. She was fantastic. She carefully explained everything we would be doing, set... More 

Helpful?
Thank Laene
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

I have used their services several times and I have always found them friendly and helpful. Highly recommended!

Helpful?
Thank Michael J
Level Contributor
15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2015 via mobile

The scenery was good, lots of fish, nice kelp forest, a good scuba experience, but... Wet suits were a little wet, not a problem but when it takes your guide 30 minuets to use the bathroom, it's uncomfortable. On top of that, one tank was not filled up all the way so my friend had trouble breathing. He had to... More 

Helpful?
Thank Lngtraveler123

Travellers who viewed Catalina Divers Supply also viewed

Avalon, Catalina Island
Avalon, Catalina Island
 
Avalon, Catalina Island
Avalon, Catalina Island
 

Been to Catalina Divers Supply? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Catalina Divers Supply staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?