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Address: KM2.85 Careterra Costera Sur, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
Phone Number: 87 21651, 01 987 87 21651, 011 52 987 87 21651
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Attentive dive Masters!

This is my second time back to Papa hog's. We did 5 days of diving. I'm a bit of a new nervous diver! The dive masters never left my side and always pointed out the most amazing... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
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Ontario, Canada
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

This is my second time back to Papa hog's. We did 5 days of diving. I'm a bit of a new nervous diver! The dive masters never left my side and always pointed out the most amazing aquatic life! They had all your gear on board ready to go! Price is incredible, service is great! I was diving with my... More 

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Bay Area
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Owners are quick to return emails. We were able to plan everything via email interaction and never once went to the actual shop. With over 100+ dive shops on the island, you really have a pick as to who to use. We went with Papa Hogs because we felt comfortable with the owner. I would say they are better for... More 

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2thfery
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Very personable! My husband went on several dives with Papa Hogs and was pleased with his experience. The dive boat picked up at the dock near Residencias Reef condos so it was VERY convenient. Reasonable prices and they take you to multiple locations on a two tank dive.

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Manheim, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

We have been diving with Papa Hog's on two separate trips. Eddie is one of the best dive masters I've ever had. He's an instructor as well, so if you're inexperienced, he's great at making sure you're relaxed and calm. He's attentive in and out of the water and really knows the reef. Mike (not the owner, the "other" Mike)... More 

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Coppell, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

I've been diving with Papa Hogs for almost 10 years. I've never had anything but great service. Mike and Margaret are great people and I've seen SO many people be treated like long lost family. The new office is much nicer (and less hot) and the new restaurant is great too. This is a smaller operation, with small, fast boats.... More 

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

We made a new friend on the plane who is a Dive Master, and she highly recommended Papa Hog's, and has been diving with them for at least, 8 years. We ended up meeting our new friends here the next morning serendipitiously, and then it worked out we shared similar dive plans which made it easy to arrange group dive... More 

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Broad Run
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

we snorkeled right along the reefs towards the southern end of the island. Eddie joined us in the water, staying with us so we could enjoy the tour along the reefs without having to worry about where we were in relation to our boat or other boats. Really fantastic!

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Norman, Oklahoma, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Quaint little place. Owner operated and the owners/staff are out of this world. We have used Mike and Margaret's operation for many years for all of diving trips. We have rented a room on a trip. Our family love the staff and the visitors that come to stay or just grab a beer and talk. The view of the ocean... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Spent 2 days with the crew from Papa Hogs and had an absolute blast! Emails were easy setting up the trip with Margaret and we got a great deal for the 5 of us on our own personal boat. Enjoyed 4 dives and a great day of deep sea fishing (caught a Dorado and just missed a Marlin...ARGH!). Will definitely... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Our condo had these guys listed as a good source to use for a snorkel tour so one afternoon we stopped by a booked a tour for the next morning. Since we were there during the low season they were very accommodating with the short notice. We were a group of 5 and a couple in my group needed some... More 

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