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Doctor Dive Costa Maya

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Address: Avenida Mahahual con Calle Coronado | Yaya Beach, Mahahual 77940, Mexico
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+52 1 983 834 5619
08:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 21:00

Welcome to Doctor Dive Costa Maya!The best scuba diving club in Costa Maya...

Welcome to Doctor Dive Costa Maya!The best scuba diving club in Costa Maya (Mahahual)! Make no mistake, this is not a "paper club" like many others. We dive, and we dive a lot! We dive from boat and travel off spots together.A recent study revealed that this area is one of the place in the world where has more marine species. One of the great attractions of diving around Costa Maya is its abundant marine life. Climatic and sea conditions are particularly favorable to allow that diving activities are conducted safely and always fun, for 12 months a year.The particular characteristics of the coast and the underwater scenery of Costa Maya offer the possibility to make spectacular dives at altitudes between -15 and -60 meters, within a 10 minute boat planing.If you're not exploring carribean underwater, you're missing half the show.We have one simple philosophy, that is to teach and guide divers through close guidance and provide the opportunities to get out and dive!Our equipment and our qualified and experienced teachers offers a multitude of choices for diving in the spots of the coast for both beginners and experienced divers.We offer the full range of PADI courses, from Open Water to Dive Master: all our courses are individually tailored. We don't do big groups or mass courses like most other dive schools. Our enthusiasm and caring approach is to teach our passion by experienced PADI Dive Instructors. Our crew come from professional teaching and coaching backgrounds.

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Off Shore Dive Excursion

Doctor Dive is one of many scuba diving places to choose from in the area. Although seemingly slow to get started the morning of our dive... paperwork and fitting for rental of... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2017
David W
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

Doctor Dive is one of many scuba diving places to choose from in the area. Although seemingly slow to get started the morning of our dive... paperwork and fitting for rental of equipment, our group of 5 arrived earlier than they anticipated but by 9 am or so we were all set and were diving within the hour. Great staff,... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

The diving is fantastic of course. But the crew in the shop is the difference. Alberto and his staff do a great job of leading dives, and do it with a personal and professional touch that reflects experience, maturity, and understanding of the guest divers. My only dive destination in Costa Maya.

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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

This is my third vacation with Doctor Dive, all three exceeded my expectations. They are well run, organized and practice safe diving procedures. The reef in Mahahual is excellent and full of life. You cannot go wrong here!

1 Thank Dave P
Nuremberg, Germany
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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

I can highly recommend these guys! I was diving for the first time with my girlfriend and it was just a fantastic expirience. Charlie is a great teacher. He made us feel safe and comfortable all the time. Diving spot was amazing! We were very impressed by the incredible beauty of the underwater world. Thank you, Charlie, for having so... More 

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Pensacola Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 30 December 2016

We loved the canyon reef diving and Charlie was a wonderful dive master. Charlie took special care with our 19 year old son who was recently certified. The shop was right on the water and the employees were incredibly friendly and helpful.

1 Thank shelley177
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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Cruise dive was booked so we searched for other dive shops. These guys were great. It was just myself and my kids (14 and 15) with two dive masters. They took great care of the gear and we had a fantastic two-tank dive. Very detailed and safety conscious.

2 Thank Sean K
Green Bay, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

We contacted by email and arranged booking easily for a certified dive and a referral certification dive for my daughter. Charlie was very responsive. The shop was easy to get to, the instructions were great. The weather had not been too good and they gave us the option to try a dive or take a refund. We did the dive.... More 

1 Thank drc429
Uppsala, Sweden
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Reviewed 12 December 2016

Had really nice three days with these guys! Sam was super understanding and helpful finding the kind of finns that I like to dive with but couldn´t bring while backpacking, it made such a differens to me! Humorous yet all about safety while diving, just as it suppose to be :)

1 Thank FeliciaTheUnicorn
Merida, Mexico
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Reviewed 5 December 2016

I have done several dives with Doctor Dive, including accompanying several "Discover Scuba" divers. Alberto was an absolute pro with my first time diver friends and helped them have a fantastic time! Don't miss out, if you're thinking about checking out scuba, try Doctor Dive!!

2 Thank bfl2bze
New Orleans, Louisiana
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Reviewed 4 December 2016

For some reason my reservation got bungled up so when I got there they had no intro class booked at all. They did the class just for me and took me diving. My dive master, John, was awesome...very thorough and knowledgeable. Highly recommend these guys. Best in Costa Maya!!!

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