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Akumal Dive Shop

#1 of 25 Tours in Akumal Features Animals
| Plaza Ukana I, Playa Akumal, Local 3, Akumal 77731, Mexico
+52 984 875 9032
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Excellent dive shop!

I came back to Akumal two years after having my best dive with them and once again it did not... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
binaural42
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Houston, Texas
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Great dive center

Recommended by very good friend, and lived up to the expectations - very well organized... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ivadjurovic
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Belgrade, Serbia
via mobile
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The Original Akumal Dive Shop is a 5 Star PADI IDC center. The first dive shop on Mexico's Caribbean mainland. With over 30 years experience we offer the best from accommodation, tours, snorkeling and recreational diving to advanced levels of instructor training in Akumal Riviera Maya Mexico.
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  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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| Plaza Ukana I, Playa Akumal, Local 3, Akumal 77731, Mexico
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+52 984 875 9032

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I came back to Akumal two years after having my best dive with them and once again it did not disappoint. Akumal is full of great dive sites really close to shore and the staff in this shop is superb. Everyone is super friendly, professional...More

Thank binaural42
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended by very good friend, and lived up to the expectations - very well organized, professional (despite minor mess ups around the reservation), and the dive masters/instructors are trustworthy and really fun people. We went with Ivo Chiriano, highly recommended!!! Greengate is an amazing cenote,...More

Thank ivadjurovic
theakumaldiveshop, Public Relations Manager at Akumal Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi ivadjurovic, Thank you for reviewing us on TripAdvisor. We're happy you arrived through a recommendation... and we're very happy that we lived up to the expectations--now you 'highly [recommend]' us! Excellent news! We're glad to know that most of your experience went smoothly; apologies...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The folks at Akumal Dive Shop were friendly and provided me with 2 excellent dives. Very quick in and out.... boat is right at the shop.... be prepared to carry all of your gear from the shop to the beached boat (about 50 meters).More

Thank WendellLS
theakumaldiveshop, Public Relations Manager at Akumal Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi WendellLS, We appreciate that you took the time to leave a review on TripAdvisor. How grand that you had '2 excellent dives' with us! We hope there will be many more! Oh, and please, WendellLS... next time, if you would like assistance carrying all...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Akumal Dive Shop was the greatest in pre travel communication and ongoing communication regarding our fishing trip. I was taking my 14 yr. old grandson for a fishing experience for his birthday. A much anticipated activity for him! The office staff once we arrived,...More

Thank Onaquest2014
theakumaldiveshop, Public Relations Manager at Akumal Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Onaquest2014, Thank you for leaving a review on TripAdvisor for the world to read (funny title by the way!)…. we loved learning the following: “The Akumal Dive Shop was the greatest in pre travel communication and ongoing communication regarding our fishing trip.” Communication is...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and staff.... I took a refresher scuba course and dove with Javier who was personable and very knowledgeable. Nice clean equipment and staff was very helpfulMore

Thank lauraaJ4439HI
theakumaldiveshop, Public Relations Manager at Akumal Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi lauraaJ4439HI, Thank you for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor…. we're pleased to read all the positive things you have to say about us on such a concise review. We're happy you feel this way, laura... please do visit again, you'll always be welcome in...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our morning fishing. We had a reservation and they were ready for us when we arrived. Our captain really knew where to find the fish we caught enough for several meals. I was a little disappointed in their instruction. We had a...More

Thank lkali409
theakumaldiveshop, Public Relations Manager at Akumal Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi lkali409, We appreciate that you took the time to review us on TripAdvisor—sharing your first experience deep sea fishing! Congratulations! We’re pleased to read that you enjoyed it and that you caught plenty of fish… and that overall you had a satisfactory time with...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family of 5 spent two weeks in Akumal, and this dive was very memorable. A week prior, we had a bad experience with a dive shop on Cozumel. The conditions that day on Cozumel were treacherous, and the drift dive we were taken on...More

Thank 230Bill
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just returned from our family vacation in Akumal and this year we wanted to do an excursion with our two daughters (4-7) we decided after reading some great reviews to book with the Akumal Dive Shop a sailing trip. We loved the fact that...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Again I had a great experience with akumal Dive shop. If you have a chance to go there ask for Ivo Chiarino, he is a great instructor and takes you to very cool dive spots. Also I had chance to meet Gina, she is very...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a fun day with some friends doing the explore dive package. Ivan was a great guide and very good as a guide for inexperienced divers. I am certified, but decided to tag along to enjoy a dive with others since this was their first...More

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Blueturner
16 August 2017|
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Response from theakumaldiveshop | Property representative |
Hi Blueturner, Thank you for contacting us... we're happy to know you'll be arriving to our slice of paradise in September. So you look forward to fishing, eh...great! Regarding your questions, our biggest fishing boat is... More
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Sam182710
18 July 2017|
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Response from theakumaldiveshop | Property representative |
Hi Sam182710, Yes, we do! Like WearyTraveller68 kindly pointed out, just let us know in advance that you prefer the one-on-one instruction as this is available upon request. For further information, please contact us via... More
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Steve B
13 July 2017|
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Hi Steve! Thank you for contacting us... nice to know you'll be arriving so soon and visiting us from Canada! Regarding your queries, according to Google Maps, the Luxury Bahia Principe Sian Ka'an Don Pablo is 9.8 km (6.08... More
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