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Zihuatanejo Dive Center

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La Noria # 3 | En Frente Del Muelle Principal / In Front Of The Principal Pier, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
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The Best In Zihuat

We spent a day on the water with Poto and Rocky for some fishing and scuba and fun. Don’t miss your... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
Gavin C
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Hi. If you looking for diving in Zihuatanejo the Zihuatanejo Diving Center is the best. The... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
Zbigniew P
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OUR PLACE: The shop by the sea, With a beautiful view of the pier and downtown of Zihuatanejo, you are invited to experience our bubble factory. ​ We provide you with a fun, safe and unforgettable dive experience. ​ Zihuatanejo Dive Center.
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“amazing surf” (2 reviews)
“mahi mahi” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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La Noria # 3 | En Frente Del Muelle Principal / In Front Of The Principal Pier, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

We spent a day on the water with Poto and Rocky for some fishing and scuba and fun. Don’t miss your chance to do the same. The best way I can think of to describe Poto’s goals for us for the day is to say...More

Thank Gavin C
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Hi. If you looking for diving in Zihuatanejo the Zihuatanejo Diving Center is the best. The instructor Luis "Poto" Pelayo is the guy who has lots of expirience and after all those years he still love what he is doing. Everything is organized tip top...More

Thank Zbigniew P
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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Poto and his staff made us feel right at home. We had an incredible time diving, snorkeling, and fishing (mahi mahi)! Our experience of the Zihuatanejo area and it's wonderful people would have been far less rich if we had not connected with this great...More

Thank Rachel G
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

I was introduced to "Poto" by a local diver because I wanted to surf. We arranged a meeting time for the next day and he was exactly on time, giving me the impression that he is a reliable person. He drove me to an authentic...More

1  Thank Carlos d
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

Poto took our family to a great surfing beach - Playa Saladito so we could all take lessons. It was so calm and peaceful there - really nice atmosphere. The lessons taught you how to paddle your board out, how to catch a wave, and...More

1  Thank Seattleite45
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

Poto helped me complete my Advanced Open Water Certification. We did 7 dives including; Boat Dive, Deep Dive, Night Dive and Navigation Dive. My wife chose to snorkel. Poto is very knowledgeable and is an good Instructor. Excellent command of English. Price was very reasonable...More

1  Thank dradams2018
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Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

It was an amazing trip we took with Poto, he has all the knowledge about diving, the patience to make sure that you are comfortable and safe. 5 star service. - Cesar (USA)

1  Thank Cesar A
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We did not go diving but we needed Poto's help to fix and clean our dive compressor. He charged quite a lot of money for it and he said that he took the whole compressor apart to clean and check it. According to him our...More

1  Thank Ken B
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Luis Manuel P, Propietario at Zihuatanejo Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Hello Dear, how are you? I am very sorry to hear that from you... I don't really understand your comment. Freddy really took a good care of your compressor he really knows what he is doing and I did check the compressor after he finished....More

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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Poto took good care of us during our early afternoon snorkeling trip. I love the coast line of Zihuat, this adventure was a nice break from the beach.

1  Thank shelley b
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Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Zihuatanejo Dive Center unique environment, and a team of compassionate, professional, and extremely helpful individuals. Whether you seek scuba diving, snorkelling, yoga, or surfing, I highly recommend you seek out the centre during your stay in zihua/Ixtapa, as they will go out of there way...More

1  Thank Ilan F
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