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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...more
15th Avenue With 4 Street North | infront Billy the Kid Tacos, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 2403
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I chose Dos Ojos to see the bats, stalactites, and stalagmites which was a first of a kind experience. I read that some other cenotes are not a visually appealing and could be barren. It's pretty dark in some places, but you and the other...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AdventureTomm
PlayaScuba, Public Relations Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hey had a great time taking you on a real cavern dive I’m glad you liked it hope you will come to dive more of them soon.You will love Chac-Mool and Kukulkan

Reviewed 1 week ago

We did two days of diving with Playa Scuba. Day one was with Klaus at Dos Ojos and was just beautiful. Klaus is super-knowledgeable and friendly and the whole excursion was great. Day two we dove Paradise Reef in Cozumel. Aaron led our trip and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Zachary L
Reviewed 2 November 2018

We just completed our Open Water Certification with Playa Scuba and can't say enough great things about them - Carolyn was our instructor and she was nothing short of amazing, patient, and informative throughout the 3 day experience! Actually all of the employees were welcoming...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Adrienne F
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

My fiancé and I went scuba diving in the cenotes with Klaus and I had no idea what to expect. After getting fitted for BCD’s and wetsuits at the shop, we hopped in a truck and picked up our tanks along the way to the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Arielle R
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

My son Zachary, who is 10 yrs old wanted to get PADI certified and we spent three days and a pool dive and four certification dives with Playa Scuba. Zach’s instructor was Suni and he was a real pro - great dive instructor, patient with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Jared G
PlayaScuba, General Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Jared , we had a great pleasure to meet such a fine person as you and your lovely family and being able to teach Zachary to dive and share with you the incredible world of the Cenotes of the Riviera Maya. We are sure this...More

Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

I came to Playa Del Carmen to spend a day diving in the cenotes and was not disappointed. I organised the night before and dived with Klaus by myself at no extra cost. We did two dives at Dos Ojos in the morning beating the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Thomas P
PlayaScuba, Guest Relations Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

It was also very nice to dive with you on a one to one basis where relaxed and enjoyable thank you for a nice day

Reviewed 11 July 2018

Make my Padi open Water Certificate with my girlfriend. It was awesome. Thanks to Carolyn, our instructor for this great and unforgettable moments.More

Date of experience: July 2018
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PlayaScuba, Public Relations Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Well we had a great time with you and hope you will come soon again and put all the skill and knowledge to practice remember we have great cavern diving in our famous Cenotes we have shark diving with our famous bull shark and all...More

Reviewed 5 July 2018

With so many dive shops in and around Playa del Carmen, its tough choosing the right one. I chose Playa Scuba mainly by reading the good reviews on Trip Advisor and it was an excellent choice. I was lucky to dive with Klaus on a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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PlayaScuba, Public Relations Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

It is always enjoyable to share an incredible dive with someone who really loves and appreciates the visual effects of Chac Mool and laser beams of Kukulkan.As I leaned on my truck door accidentally my little finger got caught in the edge of the door...More

Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Did two days of diving with this dive shop and loved both of them. First day was with Caroline and crew who were all professional and excellent. We had a couple of "situations" on our first dive but Caroline handled it like a champ. During...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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PlayaScuba, Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thank you we had a great time diving with you it is always a real pleasure to be able to manage small obstacles that make us at the end stronger and better divers hopefully you come back soon again for some more exciting dives and...More

Reviewed 30 June 2018

When I look at dive centers before I travel, I look for centers who only handle a few divers at a time. This one fits the description exactly. My first dives were in Playa Del Carmen with Carolyn, who is an incredible instructor and guide....More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Josh S
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Wally P
23 August 2017|
Response from PlayaScuba | Property representative |
YES we do offer NITROX on certain dives for details you need to ask by email
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
sally r
18 May 2017|
Response from PlayaScuba | Property representative |
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