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Aquanauts Dive Shop

#13 of 32 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Puerto Aventuras Features Animals
On the Marina | Across the street from the Omni Hotel, Puerto Aventuras, Mexico
+52 984 873 5041
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Long Dives Again

Travelled from the UK as four experienced divers. Have been using Aquanauts since 2002 on six trips... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
No worry diving

I dive on vacation. You might say I'm a casual diver. This year we got in 5 dives. All with... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Rich T
Terrace, Canada
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Aquanauts Dive Shop is a family run PADI 5 Star Center located on the marina in Puerto Aventuras, about 15 minutes south of Playa del Carmen. We are a small shop providing personal service to our divers, providing long bottom times, allowing you to get the most out of each dive.
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On the Marina | Across the street from the Omni Hotel, Puerto Aventuras, Mexico
+52 984 873 5041

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Reviewed 30 May 2017

Travelled from the UK as four experienced divers. Have been using Aquanauts since 2002 on six trips to the area. The current owners have run the place for the last 8 years. Why do we keep using them. For one the dive boat is in...More

Thank ClarkeP
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I dive on vacation. You might say I'm a casual diver. This year we got in 5 dives. All with Aquanauts. I dive with Aquanauts because they are reliable and safe. The divemasters are skilled and seem to know where the interesting fish and other...More

Thank Rich T
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Aquanauts is a great independent dive shop, they make you feel very relaxed, whilst being very professional and competitively priced. I hadn't dived for 10 years, however some of the group I was with are far more experienced, all having an extremely good dive experience...More

Thank Francesca W
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Owner/operator Nick, expertly and pleasantly, runs this dive shop. We wanted to dive a cenote and he provided the extra steps to hook us up with a master diver, well-familiarized with cenote diving. He assured us he would not place us with anyone except an...More

Thank mgoliver97
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I have dove with these guys for over 15 years. Small shop. Great customer service. This is not a "tourist scuba factory". Groups are small with lots of bottom time. Are you looking for a specific dive? This is the place. From novice to cave...More

Thank Guy B
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

At 72, I had many dives logged, but not one in six years, so I booked a refresher and reef dive. I was extremely impressed by the thorough 3 hour refresher. I learned some safety items that had never been presented to me. I'd like...More

Thank DellTaDon
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Nick and his Aquanauts crew are the best. My family has been diving with them for years, and would highly recommend them. My husband and I just got back from a trip to Puerto Aventuras and dove 4 times with Nick and his crew -...More

1  Thank Cltownsend
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Nick and his crew are awesome! Our family has been diving with them for several years and got certified through them several years ago. They continue to be patient, thorough and are extremely professional and safety conscious. Highly recommend them to beginner or experienced divers.

2  Thank BAL72
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

The Aquanauts folks were great. I highly recommend them. Careful. Knowledgeable. They genuinely care for your diving experience.

1  Thank Gabriel M
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Not only were Nick and Myrna absolute gems, the entire day from start to finish was incredible. I only did their “Discovery Dive”, but I was able to take my time with the equipmen to get comfortable, and complete a 45 minute 40 foot dive...More

2  Thank Leah B
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7 August 2015|
Response from Jim Y | Property representative |
I'm sorry, but something is not right here. We are a small shop that does not handle more than 10 divers at a time. I am the person who takes care of the phone and email. We have not received any emails inquiring about... More