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Scuba Libre Dive Shop

4th Street | entre 5ta. Av y Z. Fed. Maritima, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
00 52 984 803-26-71
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Ranked #55 of 240 activities in Playa del Carmen
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: Specialty Shops
Owner description: Scuba Libre has been operating in Playa del Carmen since 1998.Currently Scuba Libre operates two dive centers, one located in the heart of Playa del... more » Owner description: Scuba Libre has been operating in Playa del Carmen since 1998.Currently Scuba Libre operates two dive centers, one located in the heart of Playa del Carmen only 30m/100ft from the sea and the other inside of the Sandos Caracol Eco Resort and Spa, 6km/4mi north of Playa del Carmen. Scuba Libre is a PADI 5* Gold Palm Resort and active member of APSA (Riviera Maya Association of Dive & Water Sports Operators.)Scuba Libre's Dive Masters and Instructors are very familiar with the diverse dive sites along Playa del Carmen and are very experienced in training and guiding divers. Scuba Libre teaches all levels of PADI courses in German, English, Italian, Spanish, French and Dutch. A maximum of 6 divers per Dive Master or 4 students per Instructor are taken into the ocean, this way Scuba Libre can give full attention to all clients and ensure them the safest and most exciting dive experience possible.Scuba Libre's boats have been specially customized for diving activities, providing all the space and comfort that a diver may expect, plus all of the necessary safety equipment that an open sea operation requires.The boats and dive centers are fitted with state of the art radio communications with direct access to the Local SSS Recompression Chamber of Playa del Carmen and DAN Americas. « less
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 NEW

thanks a lot Samuel for making my diving experience safe and fun you are the best!! great dive shop with excellent working team all friendly and always helping you fully recommended ;)

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Sherwood Park, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

After much discussion and reassurances from Simona at the dive shop my wife and I signed up our 2 boys (12 and 14) for the Discover Scuba class. When we arrived for their pool lesson we very happy to learn that they (and one friend) had their own instructor who would be with them for the training and both dives.... More

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Paris, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

After much searching and talking to various people we stumbled upon this dive shop on 4th street. The staff were extremely helpful and friendly and helped us through getting our diving certification quickly and easily. After some reading our instructor Alice took us through diving basics at a local pool and supervised us on our first two dives. Alice was... More

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Mjolby, Sweden
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Me and my wife did a refresh dive here and i ended up upgrading my open water certificate to an advance. Since it have been several years since my last dives, they helped me catch up again. All the guys treated me really good, thanks especially to Simona, Mary, Pascal and Marianna (and all the others)! I did 6 dives... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Just got back from an amazing week in the mayan. A couple of friends and I did the discover scuba course with Scuba Libre. If anyone wants to make their vacation one to remember take advantage of this program. Pascal was awesome. He took the time to make sure everybody's dive was a safe and memorable one. Will definitely be... More

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Okotoks, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

This shop and their instructors were amazing. Sammy did a great job helping everyone feel comfortable. We WILL be back!

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

Scuba Libre was great! I went scuba diving for the first time! My instructor was Adan, he was a great instructor and he made me feel comfortable before I went down! I would recommend them to anyone!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

This was the first scuba diving experiences my teenage sons and I have had. We had a FANTASTIC time! I was impressed by Pascal's constant attention to the three of us-he is very in tune and it is obvious that he is doing something that he loves. He has a passion for diving and made sure to pass that onto... More

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

It was great and lovely experience with scuba libre!!!!! My husband is AOWD, and I was doing my OWD curse over here. Manager Silvia has so my positive energy, that I didn't get a chance even to think should I do it or not.))) and my instructor Adriana was so confidence about everything that everything went great and perfect!!!))))) I... More

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Maple Ridge, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

I signed up for the Open Water PADI Certificate course with two of my friends having very precise expectations while visiting Sandos Caracol Eco Resort just north of Playa. I had contacted the shop prior to our arrival and we were scheduled to meet at 8 am for registration. When we went to the shop, I was pleasantly surprised to... More

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