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“The “Best” of Cozumel”
Review of Scuba Life Cozumel

Scuba Life Cozumel
Ranked #1 of 302 Tours in Cozumel
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: At Scuba Life Cozumel, we have one priority – you! We’re committed to providing our guests with the most perfect immersion possible into the wonders of Cozumel’s reefs. By carefully listening to our clients, we’ve been able to design a dive experience second to none in the industry. Excellent service and flexibility are what we’re all about. Our Services Focus on Our Clients Prior to your trip, a divemaster will gain a thorough appreciation of your desires. He’ll do his very best to customize your experience down to the fine details. Together you’ll define the goals for your trip. This will including identifying which dive sites appeal to you most and discussing your sea creature bucket list so we can be on the lookout! For your safety and enjoyment, you’ll always receive a thorough briefing before each dive. Concierge Gear Handling We’ll collect your gear upon arrival and tend to it as if it were our own for the length of your trip. All equipment will be rinsed after each dive, stored securely and will be waiting aboard the boat, ready for your next dive. Flexible Departure Options Your departure time can be adjusted based on your preferences for early morning, mid-morning, early afternoon, twilight or night dives. We offer hotel pickup from most piers on the southern end of Cozumel. If hotel pickup is not possible, we’ll arrange to meet you at our dock located within Cozumel’s luxury marina complex. We will always be right on time for you! Small Groups Most of our trips will number between 6 and 8 divers. For groups of 6+ or groups with 2+ divers under age 15, we’ll provide 2 divemasters. Although our boat is rated for 12 passengers + 2 crew, our maximum will be 8 divers. When combining small groups, we’ll work to ensure a similarity in skill, interests and priorities. Upon request, we may accommodate larger groups traveling together up to maximum capacity. Maximum Bottom Times With us, you’re guaranteed to dive your tank within safe limits. Our Ride Kailani is a certified PADI Dive Boat powered by twin 150 HP Yamaha 4 stroke ultra-low emission outboards. She has been designed and outfitted with the comfort and safety of scuba divers in mind. The boat is equipped with DAN Emergency O2 Kit, First Aid Kit, Solas Rated Life Jackets, GPS, and Nautilus VHS Marine Radio. Features and amenities include: o Thoughtful ergonomics for ease of boarding and disembarking o Plentiful chilled fresh fruit and a variety of snacks o Comfortable non-slip flooring and ladders o Beverage cooler stocked with cold bottled water o Satellite Radio and Bluetooth sound system o Dry beach towels o Sunny and shady options for each guest’s tastes o Dunk bucket for cameras o Abundant storage space for personal items and equipment o iPad Fish and Coral ID book THERE IS A BIG DIFFERENCE ! If you would like more details, please contact us.
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

I have been diving with JP and Scuba Life each of their 3 years in operation, and have found them to be the “best” in my 24 years experience diving on the island. I am most impressed with their attention to diver safety, service and individual diver capabilities and needs. Great boat (Kalahni) excellent captain (Marcelo), excellent diving staff (JP, Carlos, Chino, Tony and others). The best briefings and attention to new divers, balanced with allowing experienced divers to safely dive within their capabilities.

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

We had a wonderful few days diving with JP and Chino. They are professional, competent and enthusiastic, and quickly put us at ease having not dived for over a year. And just as important, they were great fun!
They took us to a number of different reefs and tailored the dives to suit our interests. One of the days we went out was my birthday, and they did not disappoint! We spotted turtles, sharks, eagle rays, lobsters, and much more.
Thank you JP, Chino and Marcelo for a memorable trip!

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Diving Cozumel was perhaps the highlight of our entire Mexico trip. 2 of us are regular divers while 4 of us were going for the Discover Scuba dives. The crew - Carlos and Chino, were very patient with the newbies and ensured their safety throughout the dives, which my husband and I, both experienced divers, got to tag along for the ride. We did a day of diving without the newbies, but due to being paired with 2 others who have done a lot of the spots on the island, we didn't get to see anything fantastic. The dives were still good though, and visibility excellent.

The second day we dived with Scuba Life, we did it with the newbies. Lots of hand-holding, and very little time under water, but Carlos and Chino were there every step of the way to help the newbies get accustomed to the underwater world. We were very impressed by how well they took care of them.

Our last dive was definitely the best (for us) in Cozumel - we did the end of the Palancar reef - which was very shallow and great for the newbies, but had a lot of coral and life for us more experienced as well. Saw plenty of turtles, lobsters, nudibranch, a seahorse, and a lot of fish life as well.

Overall - i think everyone fell in love with diving - which was the point of the trip. Thanks to Carlos and Chino!

Thank licensed2travel
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

I was skeptical of all the 5 star reviews, but we just got back yesterday & I can testify that they are indeed a 5 star shop. JP was excellent from day one with email communication and Carlos did a great job as our instructor for my 2 sons' referral dives.

They're a refreshing combination of professional, enthusiastic, entertaining, and great divers. The boat is also one of the nicer ones I've been on.

Thanks guys for a great family vacation!

Thank ToddRC
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

We chose Scuba Life based on a friend’s recommendation and we were not disappointed. JP and the rest of his crew did a great job of taking care of my son and I on our three days of diving. My son did his open water certifcation during our trip and JP was thorough and a great teacher. The dive sites were “breath taking” with the abundant sea life and the amazing swin throughs. I would recommend Scuba Life to my friends for sure!

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