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Address: 15th Avenue with 4 street north | infront Billy the Kid Tacos, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Phone Number: 0052 984 803 2403
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Description: "Playa Scuba Dive Center" in downtown Playa del Carmen is a "Boutique Dive...
"Playa Scuba Dive Center" in downtown Playa del Carmen is a "Boutique Dive Center" run by the owners Luis and Klaus, offers small, personal dive trips exploring the exciting reefs in Playa del Carmen, or amazing coral structures in Cozumel and mystic dives in the crystal clear waters of sacred Mayan Cenotes. Shark diving with Bull sharks and Whale shark encounters are the specialty of Playa Scuba. Small groups of four scuba divers in Cenotes or up to five divers in Playa del Carmen or Cozumel reefs. PADI courses from Discover Scuba to Dive Master. Eco land tours to Chichen Itza, Tulum, Coba, Xcaret, Xel-Ha and Belize
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Superb dive with an expert diving Sunny guy

I had a fantastic dive through the cenotes with Sunny. I would recommend this excursion to anyone looking for an exciting and unique dive experience that can get the adrenaline... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

I had a fantastic dive through the cenotes with Sunny. I would recommend this excursion to anyone looking for an exciting and unique dive experience that can get the adrenaline flowing. I felt safe and in good hands the whole time, and Sunny provided excellent conversation with a very amazing life story; like a movie star. Enjoy the dive and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Had a a amazing dive experience diving with Klaus at Chac Mool. He is very experienced and very safe. We had such a great time with him and felt very comfortable. His employees are all very experienced and highly trained. Klaus was one of the pioneers in mapping out the Cenotes around the area. It's amazing to listen to his... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Love to dive with this company. I did 4 dives with them. 2 refreshment - the instructor was a really awesome guy from Denmark. He did all the important stuff for diving with me again and after the 2 dives we talked a little bit about theory. I felt 100% safe and he really refreshed my skills again. After I... More 

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PlayaScubaDiveCenter, Guest Relations Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this review

Yes it is very fun to dive with people that enjoy and appreciate the nice Cenotes caverns of our great Maya infraworld It is a total of the different feeling to glide zero through an amazing rooms filled with stalactites and stalagmites and to experience a journey through the cavern system of Sac Actun . Thank you for your nice... More 

Los Angeles, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Playa del Carmen is a great place to learn to scuba with its shallow coral reefs. The underwater world is just magical. Nicky (skinny blond woman with Aussie accent) was a fantastic instructor—very safe, thorough, and knows where to find creatures to show us. Do the videos and bookwork before your trip if you can. Don't pay for the PADI... More 

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PlayaScubaDiveCenter, Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind words and we are thrilled that we were able to introduce you to the magical world of scuba! Taking your open water course and entering the underwater water is an awesome experience, so happy you enjoyed it so much! Its a real shame that you suffered from an ear infection afterwards....but dont let it... More 

Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

My husband and I did a three day dive packages plus whale shark watching with Playa Scuba, not to be confused with Scuba Playa. We did a close by Cenote on Saturday. Sunny explained everything on the way and when we got to the Cenote we could jump right it. The Cenote was so different than ocean diving. I highly... More 

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PlayaScubaDiveCenter, Guest Relations Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice review hope that you come in time with us again soon remember in November we have the bull sharks season highlight of the diving and Playa that Carmen More 

Longmont, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Great overall experience. The whole gang at the shop was very very easy to work with in helping us plan our dives. We did the 3 dive package along with swimming with the whale sharks - no problems at all on the trip. If we are in the area again we will definitely go to them first to get our... More 

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PlayaScubaDiveCenter, Public Relations Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your nice review you are very easy to dive buddy to work with too :-) and we had a great time having you hopefully you find time very soon to come and dive with us again or send us some friends :-) remember in November begins Bossart season the highlight of our scuba diving More 

Guelph, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We found Playa Scuba while researching for PADI certified dive centers We planned to do our referral at home (Canada) and do our 4 open water dives in Playa Del Carmen for our certification. Our instructor (Julain Gonzalez) was incredibly knowledgable and unbelievably helpful. In our 4 dives (totaling 3 hours) we saw everything from sea turtles, stringrays and barracuda.... More 

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PlayaScubaDiveCenter, Guest Relations Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this review

It is good to know that you had a good time diving with Playa Scuba Dive Center the strength of our dive center is our great staff every day we try to give the best of us to make that learning experience as safe and memorable one as well as fun activity that certainly will change your life in a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

We did our 4 open water dives with Julian to finish our open water certification and we could not have asked for a better experience! All of the staff are incredibly friendly and knowledgeable, would recommend to anyone!

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PlayaScubaDiveCenter, Guest Relations Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice review we are pleased to learn that you had a good time and yes Julian is one of our excellent instructors that day by day gives his best to make your experience a success story and hey who can say that he dove with the actual sharktopus man We hope that we can live with... More 

Grain Valley, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Dove with Playa Scuba in late May with my wife to complete our Open Water. I dove 12 times with them including Playa, Cozumel and Cenotes. We had three different divemasters that all were very nice, personable, helpful and knowledgable in their field. The small group size was what we enjoyed most about our time with them. Most of the... More 

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PlayaScubaDiveCenter, Guest Relations Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this review

We also had a fantastic time meeting you and diving with you and we hope that you come and join us very soon for more exciting dives and adventures remember the bull shark is arriving in November which is the highlight of our diving activities More 

Anaheim Hills, Ca
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

The owner Klaus is very service oriented and arranged for us to dive the ceynotes that we specifically wanted to dive over the 3 days that we dove cenotes with them. We had different dive masters each day that ranged from good to great. Sandwiches, water, and a fruit or cookie snack are provided.If you let them know what you... More 

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PlayaScubaDiveCenter, Guest Relations Manager at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this review

Cenotes are the specialty distinctive of this area and we have about 1500 of them both senators are different and have their own personality hopefully you come soon and explore some more Cenotes with us it is a real pleasure to share this amazing underwater experience with you and discover every time together with our divers this beautiful infraworld :-) More 

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