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Playa Scuba Dive Center

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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Owner description: "Playa Scuba Dive Center" in downtown Playa del Carmen is a "Boutique Dive Center" run by the...
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Owner description: "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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

My husband and I completed our open water certification at Playa Scuba and were so impressed. From the warm greeting to our exceptional instructor Stein, everything was first rate. Stein took us through each dive, step by step, ensuring we knew what exercises we had to complete and was an enthusiastic guide. The dives were magical and there was so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

I had 4 beautiful canotes dives with Playa Scuba. The provided service and the friendly and nice staff made my days unforgetable! Sunny the best :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

No trip to PDC is complete without a return visit to Playa scuba dive centre. As the title says "still the best" ....they are just that. Dived the Cenotes with Sonny, who is an excellent dive guide, he explains very clearly what the dive involves and is more than happy to answer any question you may need to ask. I... More 

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playascuba, Owner at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice review it is really a treat for us to see that our effort meets its goal I hope you come back again soon and wish you a happy bubbles :-) More 

Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Playa Scuba made my vacation to the Yucatan Peninsula an unforgettable one. In 3 days I got 6 incredible dives- 2 in Cenotes, 3 in the Playa reefs, and 1 with bull sharks. All of my dives were memorable, but the bull sharks--MY GOSH--unbelievable. Klaus (the shop owner) has been leading these dives for years. As a group we descended... More 

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playascuba, Owner at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this review

It was a real pleasure to meet and dive with you guys you're those kind of divers that come in as a customer and leave as a friend for life I'm glad you had a good time and we will be here for you every time you feel like you want to get wet and blow some bubbles More 

San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Klaus and everyone at his dive shop are incredibly friendly, helpful, flexible and reliable. I did my Open Water certification dive with him and I ended up with a one-on-one training. He ensured that my trainer spoke English, and everything operated on time. Klaus is super down-to-earth and manages the place himself. He speaks Spanish, English and German perfectly (maybe... More 

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playascuba, Owner at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this review

Well you were great student and know you will be part of our family being a certified diver and being able to go on dive tours with us and fulfill your wildest adventure dreams I congratulate you for your great achievement and hope you guys will come down soon again for some more exciting dives More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Playa Scuba was very responsive when scheduling our dives through email. Klaus came recommended by a coworker before we arrived. My wife and I had a great diving experience.

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playascuba, Owner at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this review

What a great compliment and on Valentine's Day thank you very much and it was a pleasure and be able to show you a good dive spots and bladder Garland hopefully you come soon again for some more great dive experiences we will do their best to make it a wonderful experience for you More 

Quebec, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

I had an excellent three days of diving. Haven't dove since October of 2014 and my first dive was with a bull shark! Thought I would be scared but with the briefing before the dive made me at ease. The dive was SO AMAZING. To watch a shark in it's natural habitat , so graceful and so not like the... More 

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playascuba, Owner at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this review

It was a great time diving together to meet you and share some nice experiences together thank you for your great review and hopefully we can meet soon again for some more diving remember the whale sharks will arrive in Playa del Carmen soon More 

Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Came across Playa Scuba recherching different dive shops. They had the best prices so we decided to book with them plus we got an extra drive with their 6 dives package and the dive at Cozumel came with a supper included after the dives and after the Cenotes came with a lunch. We were 3 divers my wife ,my son-in-law... More 

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

Yes we had a great time and you saw the best we have which is the bull shark dive and the dive in the Cenotes caverns we all had a chance to dive with you and we all had a great time together hopefully you come back soon and enjoy it more exciting adventures with us remember that in May... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

My fiance and I booked a 2 tank Playa del Carmen reef dive for Saturday 1/24/2015. The diving was spectacular and our dive instructor was very knowledgeable and pointed our some amazing sea life. However, we did not realize we were diving with two divers going through their open water certification. Both of the divers were also at different levels... More 

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playascuba, Owner at Playa Scuba Dive Center, responded to this review

Well I'm glad you had a good time and we thank you for your great review normally we try to make separate groups there's a few occasion where because of logistics we have to take them out together specially in the high season and there is a bigger groups .I hope we can serve you better next time so you... More 

Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

My brother and I dove with Klaus and Nikki last week and it was an amazing experience. We did the bull shark dive and a Playa reef dive; both were fantastic dives. Both Klaus and Nikki are extremely knowledgeable, friendly, and accommodating. They're safety-oriented and try their best to make sure you're comfortable and enjoying your dive. Our first dive... More 

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

I'm glad you liked our bull shark dive yes we really like to enhance safety and makeand make sure everybody is feeling good the bull shark dive is the flagship of our shop it's amazing that we have the only place in the world where you can dive with Bull sharks in the wild hopefully refer us to your friends... More 

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