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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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IT'S ALL TRUE ! ! !

Always Diving's reviews are spot on and I and my son are first hand witnesses. Here's why and the low down . . . After a few internet searches for a reputable dive shop in... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 11, 2015
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San Mateo, California
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San Mateo, California
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Always Diving's reviews are spot on and I and my son are first hand witnesses. Here's why and the low down . . . After a few internet searches for a reputable dive shop in Cancun, I emailed the shop a week before my arrival in Cancun asking for diving recommendations for a rescue certified diver. Alvaro enthusiastically answered the... More 

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Clintwood, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

I can't recommend this experience enough. It was awesome. The service amazing. Truly wonderful!! Thank you so much Alvaro & Martin!!! My family will cherish this trip for years to come.

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

Thanks so much for your words, I own this operation and I'm a diver too, after 33 years as a dive instructor I developed a sense of empathy it allowes me to undestand the needs of our guests and I give to them more than they expect., that's the way it should to be because SCUBA DIVING IS FUN!!! I'll... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Alvaro is simply the best. If you love diving, and end up diving with someone else in Cancun, I already know that you are not going to have as great of a dive experience as I get every time I go. I keep coming back to Cancun because I love diving with him so much. There are even times that... More 

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

Thanks so much for your comment, every single person who come to dive with us is treated as a friend, that's the way we do, we give you the best of us, I own the dive shop and I dive too, that makes a big difference because I can feel what you need. See you next time for more fun... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

This is my 3rd trip diving with Always Diving in the last 12 months. Alvaro is very accommodating, I have been on excellent advanced dives, drift, night, deep, wrecks and reefs. He also knows where to find your favorite underwater friends. I wouldn't dive with anyone else. This latest trip the weather was bad, so Alvaro took us to Cozumel... More 

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

Thanks so much for your words, I just love what I do, since I became a dive instructor 33 year ago I still fell the same passion every time that I'm going to get into the water, scuba diving is fun no matter if you are experience or not, WE REALLY CARE OF ALL PEOPLE THAT WANTS TO DIVE WITH... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015 via mobile

My new husband and I recently took our kids to Cancun for our wedding and family vacation. All of us were excited to go scuba diving even though none of us have ever done it before. The closest any of us have come to scuba diving is snorkeling and that doesn't even compare to the wonderful experience we had with... More 

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

Thanks so much for your comment, we have a commitment, give to you what you need and make it unforgettable, SCUBA DIVING IS FUN! After more than 32 years teaching and conducting divers at all levels, we understand the needs of our new friends and we make it in a easy way. You come to dive with us, you'll have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

My family and I took a trip to Cancún this past week for a wedding. None of us had even scuba dived before and decided to give it a try. This was one of the few places that allowed us to scuba without much training. After safety and learning about the equipment they took us on a training swim just... More 

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

We really appreciate your comment, that's the way scuba diving should be, FUN, EASY and SAFE, if we are locky to have you with us, you'll get the best, there is more than 32 years we've been teaching this activity, we have the skills and patience to give you the best experience ever. See you next time. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 via mobile

Alvaro really cares about the experience of his customers, is extremely kind, and is very helpful. After a fun and clear explanation of scuba diving he led our group on a safe, fun tour. We got to pet sea turtles! When one of our group members said he was having trouble, he had an instructor stay right next to him... More 

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

Thanks so much for your comment, when someone comes to visit us we give you the best no matter how without an extra charge, we understand the needs of our new friends and we give it to you the best of our selfs, we've been doing this activity for over 32 years and we love it. We hope to see... More 

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

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

Hey my friend, thanks so much for your comment, one of the most important skills we have is EMPATHY, we understand the problems that can happen with our divers/friends when you come to Mexico with fud, we know how to help you, we believe in making friends not customers, everyone to come to dive with us can count on us... More 

Fredericksburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

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

Thanks so much for your comment my friend, the most important thing for us is to give you the best, we understand that you just come here for a few days and we treat you in the way we like to be trated if we we where in your shoes. See you next time for more fun. 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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Alvaro G, Propietario at Always Diving & Water Sports, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your comment, we always try to give you the best treatment, I have already taken action to prevent it from happening again, please accept my apologies for the inconvenience. More 

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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
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

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