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Address: C/Lazaro Cardenas #230 Local 1, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
Phone Number: 52 322 135 78 84
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Description: An experience with our Banderas Scuba Republic is like no other, not only...
An experience with our Banderas Scuba Republic is like no other, not only will you have access to professional Scuba Diving equipment at the highest standards, our dive team wants to hear your ideas and interests about the shared compassion we have for the sub-aquatic world. Come to the pacific side of Mexico, come to Banderas Bay, come to Puerto Vallarta, it will be your best experience “going down”.
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We had a great dive in Puerto Vallarta a few weeks ago! Cesar was great and very patient and helpful. I had a minor panic attack on our 2nd dive since I am a newly certified diver... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

We had a great dive in Puerto Vallarta a few weeks ago! Cesar was great and very patient and helpful. I had a minor panic attack on our 2nd dive since I am a newly certified diver and he was great in calming me down in the water and taking me up to the top slowly watching our parameters. We... More 

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Lakeville, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

Cesar runs a first class dive operation! I showed up expecting warm water, so Cesar squared me away with a nice 7mm wetsuit to replace the 3mm I brought. I also used a BC and regs from them, which were high quality and in perfect operating condition. No leaky tanks either, which is something you can run into with other... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Had a great time on my most recent diving excursion. The dive shop is located right in the center of town (PV), and my friend and I had no trouble getting there from Bucerias which is about a 45 minute cab ride. The cab should cost no more than 300 pesos. From the dive shop, it is a short drive... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

I did a 2 tank with Cesar. There were 3 other divers, some very new. Not only was Cesar concerned for everyone's safety, but he made sure that we all got to see everything that was pointed out. We saw numerous Moray Eels, A Hawksbill Sea Turtle and a giant Manta Ray at the end of the second dive. My... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

I just got back from a long weekend vacation in PV for a friend's wedding and knew I had to get some diving in. A few friends and I had the pleasure of diving with Cesar. He is a very friendly, safe, and knowledgeable DM. We had divers ranging from beginner to advanced and he was able to comfortably accommodate... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Had two days of diving, four dives with Cesar recently on a trip to Puerto Vallarta. From the first emails, which he was very quick to reply to, to the attention to safety and comfort - also yummy sandwiches after the dives - everything was wonderful with Banderas Scuba Republic. Loved that it's a small company and a more intimate... More 

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Santa Cruz, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We had a fun and safe 2 tank dive with Banderas Scuba Republic. Cesar was accommodating even when our cruise ship had delays with disembarkation and 6-8 of us showed up later then expected. We dove around Los Arcos. Unfortunately, the visibility wasn't great but we did see some fish, a turtle, eels stingrays and best of all, a GIANT... More 

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Lethbridge, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

I had a great time diving with BSR, Cesar was very professional and really stressed the safety side of diving as well as good pre diving plans. I would highly recommend diving with BSR. I hadn't dove in quite some time and he really kept an eye on me checked frequently that all was good during dive.

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Cortland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

My wife and I have been diving in many different locations and are accustomed to larger dive operators with larger boats, multiple dive masters and lots of divers. Diving with Cesar/BSR offered a unique experience with very personal service. It was like going out with a few friends and one of them just happened to have a boat. Thanks Cesar... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Enjoyed my open water dive with Cesar !! A great DM who took care of use !! Would highly recommend it!! This was my first ever open water dive !! Thanks, Earl.

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