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Address: On the Marina | Across the street from the Omni Hotel, Puerto Aventuras, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 877 623 2491
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: Aquanauts Dive Shop is a family run PADI 5 Star Center located on the...
Aquanauts Dive Shop is a family run PADI 5 Star Center located on the marina in Puerto Aventuras, about 15 minutes south of Playa del Carmen. We are a small shop providing personal service to our divers, providing long bottom times, allowing you to get the most out of each dive.
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Discovery Diving

We went to Aquanauts Dive Shop to get some information about diving, my wife had never dive before, so we were looking for a Discovery Diving, to see how it goes before taking the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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Mexico City, Mexico
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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We went to Aquanauts Dive Shop to get some information about diving, my wife had never dive before, so we were looking for a Discovery Diving, to see how it goes before taking the open water course. First of all, it has a great location, inside the puerto aventuras marina, the boat is 2 mins walking by the dock, Nick... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Our family of four thoroughly enjoyed our 5 dives with Nick, the co-owner and dive master. Nick continued enforcing all the things the kids had recently learned in their open water course. There are plenty of dive sites just 10 minutes from the harbor.

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Scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

My wife and had a few dives with Aquanauts. These are small group dives with a pleasant relaxed attitude but safety prioritised, much better than diving in larger groups. If new to the are I advise you to use this company.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

I did my open water certification with Aquanauts 2 years ago and have dove with them on more than 20 dives. The entire operation is first class from the owners (Jim & Myrna) to the dive Master (Nick) and the two boat personal. They always stress safety on every dive and the dive master is always in the water until... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Thank you to he entire crew at Aquanauts. My 10 year old son did his open water at this shop and I cannot tell you how impressed I was. They were patient with him. The instruction he received was as good as it gets. Jim and his wife treated us like friends rather then customers. Nick loves teaching and it... More 

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Carlsbad, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 via mobile

I'm using my wife's trip advisors account to update my previous post (Jess K) regarding Aquanauts Dive Shop. After my post we went to talk to Jim and Myrna and they were broken hearted to think that their 8 years trusted employees might do something like that. They more than compensated us for our loss even though it was totally... More 

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Carlsbad, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 via mobile

Friday March 20, took a dive from this shop,they have good equipment and expert instructors, as I needed a check out dive. Since Aquanauts would take cash payment until you close out your account at the end of your vacation. me and my partner had several hundred dollars in are backpacks left on boat while down diving. When we got... More 

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Lindsay, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Came back again. Can't stay away from this place. Went down to playa de Carmen on the bull shark dive. It was awesome, the next day William took to one of secret spots. It did not disappoint , lots to see, bigs eels, nurse sharks And thousands of fish. You guys made my day . Look forward to coming back... More 

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Minesing, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Completed my open water dives with Nick to complete my Recreational Diver certification. Had a wonderful experience and would not hesitate to recommend Aquanauts for anyone diving in the area. He thoroughly explained the requirements prior to the dive, and patiently supervised the completion of the skills, after demonstrating them first. The reefs were beautiful and being able to dive... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

I just got back from a week-long stay in Puerto Aventuras with my family and ended up diving with Aquanauts twice during that time. Let me start by stating that I’m a brand new diver. I’ve always wanted to try out scuba, and having missed doing it on other visits to this area, I figured this visit was the time... More 

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Additional Information about Aquanauts Dive Shop

Address: On the Marina | Across the street from the Omni Hotel, Puerto Aventuras, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 877 623 2491
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Puerto Aventuras
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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