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Carey Dive Center

Address: Av. Matamoros #13-A | Quintana Roo,, Isla Mujeres 77400, Mexico
Phone Number: 52 (998) 877 0763
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Ranked #12 of 51 Activities in Isla Mujeres
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Owner description: Carey Dive Center PADI Dive Resort #23814 is one of the most well-established and experienced dive...
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Sun 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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.
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Lake Tahoe, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

My husband and I were recently on our honeymoon in Isla Mujeres and had planned on doing some diving while we were there. We had previously researched dive centers there including reading trip advisor reviews and when we arrived on the island walked around and checked some of them out. We are so very happy we chose to go with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

3rd time diving and absolutely the BEST experience! Gilberto and team made sure new divers well informed with much patience and extra informative! Saw MORE fish than ever imagined - saw both manmade and natural reefs! Trust Gabriel and staff with entire family as we did for amazing experience!!

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New York, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Amazing experience! I felt like I was diving with friends and not a business! Gilberto and team went out of their way to accommodate me. Highly recommended!

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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

We spent the Day Gilberto and his Crew Diving. There was 8 in our Party 4 Divers 4 Snorklers they Chartered one of there Boats just for our Party. They lay back relaxed under Sold and Delivered. 2 off our Divers were on first Ocean Dives and they felt relaxed and really enjoyed the Day. No pressure asked how much... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

What a great experience diving with this company. The staff are great and attentive.... And the diving spectacular. Thanks for a memorable experience. Will recommend this dive shop to anyone wanting to dive from Isla Mujeres

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

On our last trip to Isla Mujeres we used the Carey Dive center for 2 trips, one Whale shark tour and one discover scuba trip. The whale shark tour was great, highly recommended. The next day I took my 13yo for her first ever scuba experience. We went out with Rudolpho and what a great experience it was for everyone.... More 

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Sultan, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

The title says it all! We did shallow dives, we did deep dives, we did wreck dives, we did reef dives. We dove in the morning, we dove in the night. All of our dives were full of fish and coral, with great visibility. Gilberto and Rudolpho have a keen eye for spotting the smalls and knowing just the right... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We booked our diving with Carey after reading reviews on Tripadvisor which proved to be a great choice. Gilberto was expecting us-we did have to wait, but hey it's Mexico and he told us of a great place for a bite to eat while they switched out the dive gear. We were over to the island for just 2 nights... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Hello all! I used to scuba dive back in high school back when Lincoln was President (kidding...but just sort of). Life happened and it was not until 2007 that I had the chance to go through the course again and "re-certify". My daughter and I did our Open Water Referral Dives at Carey at that time and had such a... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Did 3 dives with them and: - 2 times 30 minutes to late on appointment. - wrong material with him (wrong fins) - material (breather) broke of on 25meters!!!!!! - ended nightdive (only 2 divers) with 1500psi... DiveMaster (Ed) wasn't motivated... With more than 250dives worldwide was this a BIG DISSAPOINTMENT!!!

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

We are sorry that you did not have a good experience diving with us. We will take your comments into consideration. The safety of our dive center and the upkeep of good quality dive equipment is our number one priority. More 

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