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Playa Scuba Dive Center

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15th Avenue With 4 Street North | infront Billy the Kid Tacos, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 2403
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Recertified as Open Water diver!!

What a fantastic experience from start to finish. My instructor, Caroline, could not have done... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
shastanightowl
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Amazing Experience

Very knowledgeable, experienced, and professional staff. I saw octopus, huge turtle, snakes, and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
moralesj30
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"Playa Scuba Dive Center" in downtown Playa del Carmen is a "Boutique Dive Center" run by the owner Klaus, offers small, personal dive trips exploring the exciting reefs in Playa del Carmen, or amazing coral structures in Cozumel and mystic dives in the crystal clear waters of sacred Mayan Cenotes. Shark diving with Bull sharks and Whale shark encounters are the specialty of Playa Scuba. Small groups of four scuba divers in Cenotes or up to five divers in Playa del Carmen or Cozumel reefs. PADI courses from Discover Scuba to Dive Master. Eco land tours to Chichen Itza, Tulum, Coba, Xcaret, Xel-Ha and Belize
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15th Avenue With 4 Street North | infront Billy the Kid Tacos, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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+52 984 803 2403

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a fantastic experience from start to finish. My instructor, Caroline, could not have done anything more to help me!! She was absolutely outstanding!! Am proud to say I met a friend! The people there were so helpful and just ready to help make me...More

Thank shastanightowl
PlayaScuba, Front Office Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

For us it was a real pleasure to have met you and to get you back up to date on your skills and equipment we hope to see more of you since there are many sites and scuba activities you have not done this time.

Reviewed 5 days ago

Very knowledgeable, experienced, and professional staff. I saw octopus, huge turtle, snakes, and all sorts of weird fish on my dive.

Thank moralesj30
PlayaScuba, Guest Relations Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

That’s great I’m happy you had fun I bet to the fish also think we are weird haha We hope you come back soon and join us on more exciting adventures

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here after plenty of research beforehand and was not disappointed! I had only just qualified as a BSAC ocean diver so was a bit worried but I had nothing to worry about. Me and my boyfriend did 3 days- first day was with Klaus...More

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PlayaScuba, General Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It is always a pleasure to share our dives with divers that know what they're doing and know how to have a great time this makes our work fun we also are looking for two a day with you again soon now you are part...More

Reviewed 17 September 2017

I just spent two days diving multiple cenotes in the Playa/Tulum areas with instructor Klaus and it was one of the best diving experiences I've ever had. I have my advanced open water certification and approximately 90 dives and I felt like the experience was...More

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PlayaScuba, Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

For me it was a real pleasure to meet you and you're a great diver to be with so it's always fun to share the great Cenotes with someone that knows how to dive I hope you all can join us for the Bull Shark...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend completed his Open water diver PADI license here with Caroline. He said she was very safe, relaxed and understanding. I did a 2 tank dive and even though the visibility was very poor we still got to see lots of cool marine life!...More

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PlayaScuba, Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

I'm glad you guys had a great time and even though the conditions were not perfect you could complete your certification and congratulations for being no part of our family this is a fascinating world and it's just a beginning there will be many exciting...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

The Scuba Playa dive center is certainly one of the best dive center in Playa Del Carmen. All the staff is very professional and they always tried to find the best solution to plan your dives. If you plan to dive with them, you have...More

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PlayaScuba, Public Relations Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

We really enjoyed your company and we are happy to share our best dive sites with you hopefully you come back soon and do the Bull Shark dive with us our bull shark dive starts in November till February

Reviewed 26 August 2017

Amazing experience!! Klaus and his team are excellent. Klaus and Evva welcomed me a lone diver as family. The dive master Carolyn (not sure of the spelling) was knowledgeable, safe and relaxing. Carolyn could find attractions that. I would miss. Manuel and Fernando the sailors...More

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PlayaScuba, Owner at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Hey we really appreciated diving with you you're a cool guy next time we go and explore some new sites remember that the Bull Shark will come in November hope to see you soon again happy bubbles :-)

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I are very happy we chose Playa Scuba Dive Center. Our last dive was about a year ago, and we're both scuba newbies, so I was a little nervous about diving given the passage of time. But we were able to choose...More

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PlayaScuba, Public Relations Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

We had a great time with you and hope you join us again soon

Reviewed 13 August 2017

My son and I did our pool work and open water dives within the last couple of weeks and had a great experience. Carolyne had us all three days, simply fantastic and worked at a pace that was perfect for the group. Everything was explained...More

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PlayaScuba, Guest Relations Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

We are happy we made a difference in your vacation and we hope in the future to show you some great places so you can use the skills you learned it was a real pleasure to meet you and dive with you and your family...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I came to Playa Del Carmen for couple of days and decided to go diving and already chose Playa Scuba because of its good reviews in the first place. We made the 3 day package where our first dive was in Playa,...More

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PlayaScuba, Owner at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

I'm glad you had a great time we really make a big effort to make all our divers arrive as a customer and leave as a friend that is why we only manage small group and personal contact is so important to us

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Wally P
23 August 2017|
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Response from PlayaScuba | Property representative |
YES we do offer NITROX on certain dives for details you need to ask by email
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Hoang L
28 July 2017|
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Response from PlayaScubaDiveCenter | Property representative |
Yes you can dive know but we suggest you to do a small refresher at the beginning of your dives
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sally r
18 May 2017|
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Dear Sally if you have a concern about having ear problems you should visit a doctor before you come he will tell you if you can dive for not
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