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Address: Punta Cancun s/n, Zona Hotelera | Dreams Hotel, Cancun, Mexico
Phone Number: +529988487070
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SCUBA diving operation in Cancun.

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Great company to dive with

This was our second year going diving with Solo Buceo. We have enjoyed all our dives with them and find them a great company to dive with. They use small boats and very small dive... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Camille1650
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Naperville, Illinois

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Naperville, Illinois
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second year going diving with Solo Buceo. We have enjoyed all our dives with them and find them a great company to dive with. They use small boats and very small dive groups. My husband and I both dive and have done multiple dives with this operator, we have yet to be in a group of more... More 

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Islamorada, FL
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59 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Karla and Oscar were the perfect guides for our party of 4! The boat was very well stocked with lots of good food, sandwiches and drinks. They took us directly to the shark whales and we stayed in the water with them and the manta rays for an hour. The only unfortunate thing was the gas fumes from having to... More 

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England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very unprofessional, unorganized dive school. Had to come at 09:30 to check in and collect gear. We filled in papers, they never asked for the certification catds. After .5 hour we still made no intention to go to the boat. Once on the boat, far too crowdy, we went somewhere (no idea of the dive site) Only basic instructions were... More 

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Thank J W
New York
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We snorkeled with whale sharks. It was amazing!!! The ride was long and bumpy, but so worth it. These whale sharks are massive and you are literally in the middle of the ocean. Scary, but i felt so safe. I'm not a swimmer so the instructor stayed with me the entire time. He made sure i also got to see... More 

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Texas
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25 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an incredible experience swimming with the sharks and tonour surprise we were able to get close to a few sting rays. Baby sharks, big sharks tjat look impressive when they're swimming your way with their huge open mouth, good thing whale sharks are harmless and basically toothless, nevertheless it looks intimidating sometimes. We got a chance to jump... More 

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Bradford West Gwillimbury, Canada
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60 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

Where to begin the most positive review I've ever had the pleasure of writing? Diversity - as the title suggests they offer an incredibly diverse selection of experiences. We did the two main wrecks a couple of times at day and at dusk. They do have a couple of favourite reefs that are closest to their resort, and we dove... More 

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Abu Dhabi
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17 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

We chose to use this company as it was based next to our hotel- the Hyatt ziva. I had never dived before but my bf was certified. The reception staff were friendly and explained the discover scuba dives appropriate for me and my bf to do together. They also let me know about an equipment trial that morning in the... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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192 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

This is an EXCELLENT company to dive with and to take PADI classes for scuba certifications. Their dive instructors and masters are very experienced. They offer a wide range of dives for certified dives and individuals that want to try diving. They also offer snorkeling trips to see Whale Sharks. This is a GREAT trip. Whale Sharks are the largest... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Went here as part of a pre arranged whale sharks day and Musa / wreck dives. The diving team were good, but the admin was a little unorganised ... Musa is not really worth it according to us... But the whale sharks were amazing. Recommend to go first thing in the am. Taking off at 7 was well worth it

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Santa Cruz
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73 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Stop spending money at the super fancy theme parks of Xelha and Xcaret. Though this is a dive shop, they do offer snorkeling tours. There was one "instructor" who jumped into water with us and led us to show some spectacular reef. Mind you, its a little deep water.

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