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Papa Hog's Scuba Emporium

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Careterra Costera Sur Km 2. 85, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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Great diving experience

Papa Hogs was a great choice for us to experience the world renowned diving in Cozumel. Small boats... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mikem1169
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Gilbert, Arizona
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Simply the best on Island.

I have used Papa Hogs for at least 10+ years now. I did my Rescue Diver Course with Mike, my... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2018
mikewowens
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North Richland Hills, Texas
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“dive shop” (33 reviews)
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Careterra Costera Sur Km 2. 85, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Papa Hogs was a great choice for us to experience the world renowned diving in Cozumel. Small boats small groups and very professional dive masters. We loved both Rocky and Tony. Highly recommend this great company!

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

I have used Papa Hogs for at least 10+ years now. I did my Rescue Diver Course with Mike, my daughter did her Open Water with Mike as well. Simple, fast boats that get you on the reef in record time. The guides are extremely...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Mike and Margaret are great people and they work hard to satisfy their customers. The only downside is when they moved into the building next door, they don't have the easiest access to their pier. Equipment storage is very limited and the rinse tank and...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2018

This is the third time we have dived with Papa Hog's over a twenty year period. They are a consistent, no-nonsense, dive operation. We dove four days and each was great. As experienced divers, we were put on boats with other experienced divers and not...More

Thank Skip H
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

was referred to Papa Hogs by a friend and found their services to be everything and more than what I was expecting. Would certainly use them again if given the opportunity.

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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Great diving experience and wonderful customer service. Friendly instructors. Good food is also served there.

Thank Paula R
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

I have done both diving and eating at the cafe and can't say enough good things about the people and their committment to their guests both on land and in the water. I started my day with breakfast there, then a morning of diving followed...More

Thank Durham09
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

Did three days of two tank boat dives with Papa Hog's! Love you Mama Hog! Thank you for taking such good care of us!

Thank Helen B
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Booked a Snorkeling Trip for party of 6. Booking was easy! Mike and Margarette were very responsive. Was a great time! The snorkeling in Cozumel is amazing! Thanks

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

We weren't diving with Papa Hog, but ate our daily breakfast and a couple of lunches at the Hogtown cafe. The food was great, especially the Chicken Spaghetti with poblano cream sauce! Wow, it was great. I nearly licked my plate! We will consider diving...More

Thank Rena G
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mamahog, Owner at Papa Hog's Scuba Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Glad you enjoyed the restaurant. Yes the Poblano Pasta is awesome, now on a weekly special every Wednesday. Please contact us for diving, would love to take care of you. thanks for your comments,

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Oceandweller7
17 February 2017|
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Response from mamahog | Property representative |
with regards to the whale sharks, we use an operator from Isla Mujeres. We ourselves do not travel over there.
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Tradergringo2016
5 December 2016|
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Response from mamahog | Property representative |
Multi day rate is $75.00 for a 2 tank dive which includes the federal park fee.
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Susan C
18 October 2016|
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Response from mamahog | Property representative |
Geroge We do Punta Sur only when we have 6 people that want to do it and are capable of doing a 140 ft. mandatory blue water decompression dive. so questions for you. 1. how many 140 plus dives have you done? 2. do you have... More
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