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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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Good place to advance your skills

We took the Advance Open Water certification with Per as our instructor. He is very friendly and helpful. Playa has great dive sites very close. They had the very best crew on... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We took the Advance Open Water certification with Per as our instructor. He is very friendly and helpful. Playa has great dive sites very close. They had the very best crew on the boat helping you with your gear & getting you out of the water. Office staff were very friendly and helpful as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Klaus rocks! He's an entertaining and fun tour guide. He's got some great personal stories to share, and he took the extra time to show us a few local beaches and recommended great restaurants in Playa that we have since eaten at and loved. He also gave us background history of the cenote system. In terms of diving - he... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Playa Scuba is the shop to choose. The prices are very reasonable. The equipment is taken care of. The staff is kind and friendly. I highly recommend Playa Scuba to everyone that is looking to have a great time. The cenotes are a must !! Be ready to explore !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015 via mobile

A++ Klaus took us to an incredible cenote and told us the history about it. He made me feel very comfortable diving with him, he was very friendly and included a free lunch. Great value for money and a great unforgettable experience!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

I signed up with Playa Scuba after a recommendation from a friend. Sunny was my dive guide and it was an awesome trip through the Cenotes. While I am certified, I am not super experienced, but he was really great, made sure I remembered all of my training, helped me ensure my gear was setup, etc. He also gave us... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Myself and my girlfriend recently did our open water certificate through playa scuba dive center and we had an amazing time. Our instructor per was great he shared so much knowledge with us and was very precise about how to dive which was really good he also had a great personality and was very funny.The dives for the course where... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Warmly reccomend this one. Responsabillity, good equipment and attitude. Really wanted that the speacial Cenotes diving would be safe ,comfort and enjoyble as much as it can. It was thanks to those good people Uriel the owner, and Sunny- a very experienced and cool guide. The price was reasonble as well!

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

BH I'm glad you had a great time and yes we are proud of our cavern guides in our instructors they make the success of our shop you went and visited Cenote The Pit and Dos Ojos Bat Cave these are very nice Cenote is the first one for advanced divers and the second one is beautiful and it's stalactites... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Me and my friend took our open water certificate at Playa Scuba Dive Center. We had Per as our instructor for the 3 day course. He was a patient, enthusiastic and easy going instructor, whom we had a great time with. We would definitely recommend Playa Scuba Dive Center to any one planing to take the PADI open water.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Great experience once with dive master on boat....we had Pierre whom was patient, awesome teacher for beginners..and fun! Crew that day were equally as awesome. ..Alex and Fernando lived them equally as much! Made for a great day!

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

I'm glad you liked it and you guys were really good scuba diving scuba diving in students I believe you're you will be a very good scuba divers inclusive maybe even scuba diving instructors one day this is a beautiful sports which explores the best dive sites in Plays del Carmen Mexico and I'm sure you will explore more of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

I took the open water course with Nicky in early April and I cannot say enough good things about her as an instructor or about this dive shop. She was patient and kind and very enthusiastic as I mastered each required skill. As mentioned in one of the other reviews, the boat is small but since it was only myself,... More 

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