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Address: Embarcadero Caribbean Carnaval near to Playa Tortugas | Hotel Zone Km. 6.5, Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 998 849 5710
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Description: AlwaysDiving is located at the Embarcadero Caribbean Carnaval in Playa...
AlwaysDiving is located at the Embarcadero Caribbean Carnaval in Playa Tortugas Km 6.5 at the Hotel Zone in Cancun (map available on our website).We have been providing tours for divers and non divers in Cancun and Riviera Maya for over 32 years and we love what we do (we understand that not everyone on the family does scuba diving).If you need personalized assistance visit us, or call our TOLL FREE number.Here is a list of activities we can provide you.-Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Cancun and Isla Mujeres.-Diving lessons and Certifications at all levels.-Special dives for advanced divers.-Whale Sharks Sighting.-Fishing.-Parasailing.-Wave Runners.-Jungle Tour.We believe in making friends not customers. You have just a little bit of time to being here in PARADISE, our GOAL is to make this time unforgettable.Sincerely,AlwaysDiving Team
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Alvaro is a great instructor and a friend for life

I contacted Alvaro months before traveling for open water certification. We received all information promptly by email. We arrived and took the bus as he said ($1.00 a person... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

I contacted Alvaro months before traveling for open water certification. We received all information promptly by email. We arrived and took the bus as he said ($1.00 a person) and arrived at his dive shop. He was out on another dive since we were early and I spoke with him on the phone. He told me there was plenty of... More 

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Stafford, VA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 NEW

Due to my work schedule, my vacations are the only time I get to dive, so it may be 6 months to a year between my dives. Alvaro took this into consideration and started me off on Monday with a low stress dive to MUSA (the underwater museum/monuments) and then a leisurely dive on a local reef. And instead of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We had mail contact with Alvaro before we got there and book 5 days diving, he respond quickly and supplied us with a lot of information. We did 2 days diving in Cancún, 1 days dive in Cozumel, 1 bullshark-dive and the final day we did the the cenote-dive. Alvaro was very helpful and professional. The only downside with our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

After online PADI training we did the practical part of OWC and Rescue Diver with Alvaro. I cannot praise more how he conducted our practical sessions for the certification. He is a really top experienced instructor and made all the process look easy, fun and motivating at all times. He even filmed us while diving so we will have unforgettable... More 

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Alvaro G, Propietario at Always Diving & Water Sports, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your comment my friend, after 33 years teaching this activity we have developed two of the most important skills than a dive instructor can have, EMPATHY to understand what each person needs and PATIENCE to give everyone the time and understanding that they need. We love what we do and we are very proud the way... More 

Somerville, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

My dive instructor all the way in Boston recommended AlwaysDiving with Alvaro Gonzalez for completing my open water certification in Cancun, and I was not disappointed. When I arrived for my first day of diving, I discovered that all dive operations in Cancun were closed due to rough current. Alvaro bent over backwards and arranged for me to go on... More 

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Alvaro G, Owner at Always Diving & Water Sports, responded to this review

EFFICINCY!!! That's our philosophy, you ask for something, you'll get it no matter how without loosing SAFE AND FUN, we are dive instructors with resources, we find the way to give you what you need. Thanks so much for your words and we'll wait for you for more dives my friend. More 

Waukesha, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Traveled down to Cancun after finishing my Open Water class and pool dives in the states. Within a matter of two days, Always Diving helped me complete all four required OW dives. Juan and Alvaro are both very knowledgeable and wonderful teachers. They were clear with what skills needed to be completed before entering the water. Not only that, they... More 

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Alvaro G, Owner at Always Diving & Water Sports, responded to this review

The main reason why the people do scuba diving, IS FUN!!! I've been teaching and conducting divers for more than 33 years, we have the skills to give you lots of fun whyle you learn how to dive, that's the way it should to be! Thanks so much for your words and we will wait for you again for more... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The best experience I ever had! Alvaro and his team were excellent and super friendly, they made me feel comfortable and secure. Alvaro explained us everything about diving before going into the water and he and his team were always watching us making sure everything was okay. I really enjoy the activity and I would do it again with Alvaro... More 

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Alvaro G, Owner at Always Diving & Water Sports, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your comment, we love what we do and we like to do it in the right way in order to give you a SAFE, EASY and FUN experience. Let's dive again. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Were in Riviera Maya a couple weeks ago with a few other couples. Five of us in the group are divers and have been diving for many years. One of our friends heard of Alvaro from a women who worked at the resort. We called and couldn't have been happier. Alvaro had a van pick us up at our resort... More 

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Alvaro G, Owner at Always Diving & Water Sports, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your words, I've been doimg this activity for all my life and I created an empathy with the needs of those who do us the favor of choosing to do scuba diving, I just do it in a way what I like to have if I were in your shoes. See you soon to make more... More 

Granite Bay, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

I had a friend that had dived with Alvaro in the past and we really wanted to head out. We called Alvaro the night before and he was very friend and professional. He spoke perfect english and knew exactly what type of dive we wanted. We ended up going to the Taj Mahal Cenote and it exceeded our expectations. Everything... More 

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Alvaro G, Owner at Always Diving & Water Sports, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your words, I believe in making friends not customers, I've been teaching and conducting divers for over 33 years, whenever I have chance I like to talk personally with our divers to understand what is what they want and I give the best dives to them, all of these years have given me the experience to... More 

Park Rapids, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I have been diving for many years. I have been to Cancun before and have found most dive operators try to put too many divers into the boat and water. We were given Alvaro's number and told this would not happen. We called and he set up the pick up and dive. He was on time at our resort and... More 

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Alvaro G, Owner at Always Diving & Water Sports, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your words, my service philosophy is punctuality and efficiency, as a tour operator we have to respect the time of the people who do us a favor to choose our services, see you next time for more great dives. More 

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