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Aquacenter Diving

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Flamingo Marina Resort, Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
+506 8877 7420
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I had the greatest time learning the basics of scuba diving with this company. They were so... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
Very safe and efficient dive operator

We very much enjoyed diving with Aquacenter. Dali, our dive guide, was very careful, caring and... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
Phoenix, Arizona
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AQUACENTER DIVING retails and operates as a full service Resort Dive Center with regularly scheduled trips, dive packages, introductory courses, and a complete line of certification training programs. The scuba center is located in Guanacaste, close to the beach, next to the Flamingo Marina and just minutes away from guest accommodations. As a dive operator of an international dive destination, we provide dive quality, qualified staff, convenient diving and excellent customer service.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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Flamingo Marina Resort, Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
Flamingo Marina Resort, Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
+506 8877 7420
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

I had the greatest time learning the basics of scuba diving with this company. They were so helpful, friendly, responsive and informative. Most importantly, I felt safe and prepared the entire time- plus I learned a lot. If and when I do return to costa...More

Thank ESKeee321
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We very much enjoyed diving with Aquacenter. Dali, our dive guide, was very careful, caring and funny. The visibility wasn't great, but we knew that would be the case. We still had four really good dives and the rest were enjoyable. Mauricio is very nice,...More

Thank Mannella
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We visited playa flamingo and booked diving with this company, they were fantastic and made myself and my partner's first dive very comfortable and enjoyable!! Sabrina was absolutely fantastic we couldn't of wished for a better instructor. A very passionate person about her job she...More

Thank reesey93
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We did two separate days of two tank dives with Aquacenter. The International staff (Columbia, Belgium, Argentina, Italians and Tico's) were fabulous to dive with. They had excitement before, during and after each dive. Every dive was reviewed by wonderful Sabrina (The Good Witch) who...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We visited Potrero with the intention of scuba diving, and after talking with Mauricio for a few minutes, he assured us that doing multiple days of 2-tank dives was a great value for money and very safe. We did a total of 3 days of...More

Thank Cyrus K
Reviewed 20 March 2017

My travel agent recommended The Aauacenter when I went to Costa Rica and I was NOT disappointed! Mauricio runs a very clean well kept dive center. They have all the equipment on-site for use and the gear is kept up very well. The dive masters...More

Thank robertramirez1832
Reviewed 19 March 2017

While visiting Costa Rica did 4 dives with Aqua Dive Center. Staff & dive team great also dive boat was nice & big with a washroom. Lots of room to move around during surface time & a great boat to dive off. I highly recommend...More

Thank djabs386
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Celine was awesome! We did the discover scuba session as my kids haven't completed their open water dives yet (didn't have enough vacation time for them to complete their certification in CR). She did a great job of adapting our experience to our experience level....More

Thank Toolshedmedia
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went out with Aquacenter three times, for a total of six dives. We are certified rescue, with roughly 160 dives between us. This outfit fully met our expectations, and then some. Knowing diving in this area of the Pacific has both...More

Thank Julie F
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Following a magical 2 weeks in Costa Rica with many wonderful wow moments, this was definitely one of the mind-blowing highlights. The staff were excellent and very professional and friendly, the equipment was in excellent condition. Nico from Tamarindo Diving was an excellent Divemaster who...More

Thank Carla_C768
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16 May 2017|
Response from Julie F | Reviewed this property |
It is on the chilly side for a "tropical" area. I wore a 3 mm wetsuit, without a hood or gloves, and was comfortable for my 60-minutes in the water.
Amy S
12 March 2016|
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Response from Asaf S | Reviewed this property |
The Papagayo peninsula is 60 to 90 minutes drive from Flamingo Beach. As much as I enjoyed the Aquacenter level of safety, organization and fun crew I am sure that you will find a closer dive center to your hotel. Maybe... More
3 February 2015|
Response from stacy448 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The dive masters can be found at the resort's activity desk. The actual "aquacenter" is only a few short blocks away.