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Pelicano Water Sports

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| VIK Hotel Arena Blanca and Ocean Blue & Sands, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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Great diving experience!!

Great people and great dive experience. My 2 daughters (11 and 14 years old) did their scuba diver... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tycarroll45
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New Berlin, Wisconsin
Phenomenal day!

I cannot say enough positive things about our day with Pelicano! Weeks before our arrival, Ines was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Heather S
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Media, Pennsylvania
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Scuba diving, snorkeling, windsurfing, sailing, parasailing, Pelicano Sport offers you adventures from the blue depth of the ocean to the blue of our tropical sky. Pelicano Sport is one of the market’s leaders on the eastern coast of the Dominican Republic in Punta Cana and Bavaro and is recognized as one of the best water sports companies in the Caribbean. Pelicano Sport has its bases in the Ocean Blue & Sands Hotel (5-star) and the VIK Arena Blanca Hotel (4-stars) but also offers first rate service to the clients of the other hotels in the area of Bavaro/Punta Cana. Pelicanosport is a member of the internationally renowned Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI), provides highly professional standards and has been cited on many occasions by different magazines such as: ScubaDiving and the German magazine Unterwasser, Tauchen and Taucher for their exceptional diving programs as well as other diverse magazines and exclusive International fotoshoots.
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  • Terrible2%
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| VIK Hotel Arena Blanca and Ocean Blue & Sands, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great people and great dive experience. My 2 daughters (11 and 14 years old) did their scuba diver training with Thomas. He was so helpful and patient with them. One of my daughters had a hard time but he was very patient and helped her...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot say enough positive things about our day with Pelicano! Weeks before our arrival, Ines was so nice and informative by email. They made transportation arrangements for us at a very reasoanble cost and were on time for pickup. Our instructor, Aron, was outstanding....More

Thank Heather S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Shop is on the property of Ocean blue resort where we stayed for a week with several other families. Communication with the shop was excellent prior to arriving. Able to set up discovery dives and dives for certified folks. They use Facebook messenger for very...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

These are the boys walking around the hotel pool.. the water sports center attached to the hotel . IT IS PERFECTLY SAFE TO BOOK WITH THEM!! WE booked a excursion.. now the tour itself was TERRIBLE.. BUT how the Ocean Blue Pelican staff handled it...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

We booked this snorkelling tour through our hotel and was only a short walk to the business. Was a little worried it may end up being a disaster as I hadnt heard of them and the sales guy at our hotel were quite pushy. IT.WAS.FANTASTIC!...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2018

I dove with Pelicano in early January 2018 and loved it. It was my first time diving outside Canada/United States, and I was nervous being a new diver and not going with anyone else who scuba dives. But I was very happy with the professionalism,...More

Thank Lidia R
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Pelicano is a great PADI dive shop. The team is very professional, the dives were very good. We especially liked the Catalina Island trip, some members of our party were not diving, so they were able to snorkel while others were diving. Ines took great...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

As above would have no problem recommending the dive centre and great staff - great prices and sites - very professional ////

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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Me and my wife went down to the Dominican Republic for our 10th wedding anniversary. We stayed at the Ovean Blue and Sand. It was a first time trip for us at an all inclusive, and the first time in the Dominican. We booked our...More

Thank Laner01
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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Pelicano is the dive shop that is on premise of the Ocean Blue and Sand Resort. Since we stayed there, it was particularly convenient for us. We did a total of 5 dives with Pelicano, all of which went really well. I will note that...More

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alexander g
27 March 2018|
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Response from javdiasdive | Property representative |
Free of charge. Only a deposit of 150 usd
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lowerycurtisl
25 May 2016|
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Response from Pelicanowatersports | Property representative |
Hello, When you go to Catalina or Bayahibe yes. Here in the cost of Bavaro & Punta Cana max depth is between 12 and 16 meters. Regards, Javier
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png14
24 October 2015|
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Response from javdiasdive |
At this moment we have a problem with the membrane of the compressor. But max depth in punta cana bavaro is 15 m Regards, Javier
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