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Paradise Divers Utila

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Address: Main street, Utila 22504, Honduras
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+504 2425-3348

Paradise Divers is a small and friendly dive centre that offers PADI...

Paradise Divers is a small and friendly dive centre that offers PADI Courses from the one day Discover Scuba Diving experiences all the way through to professional level training. For those who are already certified divers and just want to dive, we visit the best dive sites on the island and offer exceptional service.

Paradise Divers is located on the west ( left) side of Utila village centre just 2 minutes walk from the main port.

Here you can also find Paradise Hostel, where you can enjoy the beautiful view of Utila's East Harbour Bay.

The owners of Paradise Divers began operating in 1996 and have maintained a great reputation for friendly relaxed and professional service whilst maintaining accessible prices. The friendly and knowledgeable staff of Paradise Divers offer many different diving courses in different languages, helping to extend their students experience and learning including many the many PADI specialties

Paradise Divers offer 2 daily dive trips, one in the morning and one afternoon. We also offer dive trips to Cayos Cochinos and shark diving in Roatan.

If you decide to visit Utila, think of us

                                                                                                                                                                  ......Its a Lifestyle.......

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A Diving Center with soul and NOT MONEY MINDED

Problem with PADI Resorts, they are too money minded. This place is different. I spent more than one month in Paradise Divers while my boyfriend did his Dive Master training... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Patricia V
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7 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Problem with PADI Resorts, they are too money minded. This place is different. I spent more than one month in Paradise Divers while my boyfriend did his Dive Master training (excellent! by the way! relation money and value is impressive). Pelado, my instructor was super patient with me, I would never got the Advanced without his support and finally made... More 

Thank Patricia V
Mississauga, Canada
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Paradise Divers teaches via PADI and SSI and depending on the dive masters offers courses in many languages. Last week they were offering classes in 5 languages. We were attracted by their incredible deal of 10 dives and accommodation for $210USD however choose to spend a bit more and get our advanced certificates while in Utila. They are not trying... More 

1 Thank Craig M
Waterford, Ireland
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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

i did n't open water course here in 2009. had a great time. cheapest on the island and could not falth it at all.

Thank johntreacy
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

Me and my boyfriend did our open water course by Paradise divers in August 2016. The place is pretty chill-out, everybody friendly and smoking weed. Our instructor Choerche was extremely helpful and patient, I would definitely recommend him. Also, the course was chepest on the Island, we paid 248 USD including accomodation and 2 fun dives. The only drawback I... More 

Thank Magda D
Crestview, Florida
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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Has to be one of the cheapest places on the island. Two tank dive and a room for two for $52! As most things you get what you pay for and it was without A/C and their gear is pretty worn but overall a good deal.

Thank exploreroflife
Palawan Province, Philippines
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

Paradise diver's is one of the most laid-back, in-paradise dive center i've ever been diving with! It is the cheapest dive operator on the island of Utila and still, the diving is super professional! I did my Advanced Open Water Diver course here and a couple of fun dives afterwards and I couldn't think of anything better than at Paradise... More 

Thank Sabine_us
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 22 May 2016

First, I only socialized here. I did not dive here. I went to chill with friends in their hangout area. It was extremely relaxed. People were friendly and chatty. One time I asked a dive instructor if he could buy me fish when the fisherman came to sell fish because I could not make the time the fisherman came. I... More 

Thank Alex Y
Livingston, Guatemala
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Reviewed 16 April 2016

I can't recommend Paradise Divers highly enough. Our time at there was excellent! We went for 5 days and stayed for 10. Miki, Jorge, Negro and the crew made our open water experience one to remember. The vibe is very friendly and as a first time diver they helped me to feel confident in the water. The staff are professional... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Only a week before leaving leaving Guatemala after 6 weeks there my girlfriend, two other friends and I decided we'd go to Utila to do our Open Water diving course rather than go through El Salvador towards Nicaragua. And after ending up at Paradise Divers Utila we're stoked we made the decision. This place and doing this course has surpassed... More 

Thank Tim K
Oslo, Norway
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Reviewed 24 February 2016

This is a diving school where u get the best price and you get to hang out in the best latino community on the island. The instructors are patient and well educated, boats and equipment up to date and the rooms where u live are really nice and superclose to the water. Me and my friend had an amazing time... More 

Thank TomAndresito

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