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Carey Dive Center

Av. Matamoros #13-A | Quintana Roo,, Isla Mujeres 77400, Mexico
52 (998) 877 0763
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Ranked #10 of 42 activities in Isla Mujeres
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Water sports
Owner description: Carey Dive Center PADI Dive Resort #23814 is one of the most well-established and experienced dive shops on the island. We specialize in PADI diving... more » Owner description: Carey Dive Center PADI Dive Resort #23814 is one of the most well-established and experienced dive shops on the island. We specialize in PADI diving courses, families, groups and private trips. We not only offer diving, but also snorkeling, fishing, whale shark tours and cenote excursions. Gilberto Pat Hoil is the PADI scuba dive instructor and owner at Carey Dive Center. He has been awarded by PADI for 20 years of outstanding service. He is one of the most experienced scuba dive instructors in Isla Mujeres. « less
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Park City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

Gilberto was great. Took my 13 and 16 year old to dive and Gilberto took great care of us. we did a night dive, first for the boys and G really took care of them. G has a great eye and pointed out Lobsters, turtles, eels, crabs, octypus. We dove the next day on a wreck and my son could... More

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Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Gilbert and the crew really hooked us up on a great whale shark tour. We brought 7 new people who have dove all over the world and have never seen anythng like the whale sharks of mujures. The best is town we will return and bring more . Thanks Again The Kramers

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

My wife and I along with my two teens had a great time with the staff at Carey. We all snorkeled at The Little Lighthouse. We were the only ones on the boat and they were great. After spending about 30 min there, w went to Atlantis. A wonderful place to dive and snorkel. My wife and I went with... More

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Rio de Janeiro
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Arrived to Isla Mujeres and went straight to Carey Dive Center because I had seen some good reviews about it. However, when I got there, the place did not look good and there was a receptionist who was not able to talk and therefore give any information. Ended up going for a different dive center...

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KittyMoPink, Public Relations Manager at Carey Dive Center, responded to this review

Thanks for visiting our dive center. Unfortunately, you did not make a reservation with us and we were out diving when you showed up. The gentleman you spoke to in our shop is Antonio. He fills our scuba tanks for us. He is deaf and mute. He has been working at the shop for more than 10 years and is... More

San Diego
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I dove a wreck and a drift dive with Carey Dive Center and had a great time!! The staff and owner (Gilberto) are very friendly and helpful and strive to make sure all their customers are satisfied, safe, and walk away from every dive a better diver. I would definitely dive with them again!

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Galveston Island, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Just back from a week in Isla Mujeres. My wife and I have been diving for well over 30 years, and Carey Dive Center ranks with the top dive centers we have encountered. Gilberto and his staff are safety conscious, professional, and eager to tailor dives to your wishes. Their dive gear is top notch and well cared for. On... More

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Keller, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We had a great experience with this dive shop. Gilberto was great and went above and beyond, I can not say enough about how great he was. He took care of everything from the moment we walk into the shop. All the staff was great and very helpful. If you are looking for great customer service look no further. Class... More

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Lawton, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Gilberto is the Man! He was very professional when we arrived and walked us through everything we needed to know. His team was also professional and paid attention to every detail. Their scheduling was very accommodating for our family's diverse interests in Whale Sharking, snorkeling and scuba diving. Also, the equipment was very well maintained and clean. We didn't have... More

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Sherwood Park, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We can unanamously recommend Carey Dive Centre. As a family of 4 we had 1 diver who had to complete referral dives to get certification and Gilberto was very thorough and provided a calming reassuring experience. From the well maintained equipment to the concern for our comfort in the boat and the water, both Gilberto and Rudolpho exceeded our expectations.... More

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Gosselies
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

incredible team and very professional! a big thank you to Gilberto for their hospitality and kindness. I recommend Carey to all novice or experienced divers Jonathan & Caroline 🐢

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