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Cancun Scuba Center

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Cancun Scuba Center operated by owner, Juan Carlos Garrido, with 20 years of experience, we'll make sure you'll have great dives an unforgettable experience with fully personalized attention and professional service. Specialized in Padi Courses to...more
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Boulevard Kukulcan Km. 6.5 | Zona Hotelera, Hotel Dos Playas, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent Christmas and New Year in Cancun and unfortunately, the weather was not great during our stay. Patricia was wonderful in email communication right from the beginning and also around the schedule changes we needed to make because of the bad weather condition. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 553erih
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Before writing this review I read the negative reviews and one was around the same time I was there. The weather was terrible, the port was shut and we could not go out. Juan Carlos offered us a complete refund (no issues), so I don't...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mchequer2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We regret that we didn’t listen to the negative reviews. We were expecting a nice vacation in Cancun, but it was ruined by this diving centre. The weather was pretty bad when we were there, we asked to cancel the training and a refund because...More

Date of experience: December 2018
3  Thank Calvin900
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I did two dives with the dive centre on recent visit to Cancun, the whole experience was unforgettable. Carlos was a diper teacher as it was my first time diving and he made sure I was ok and felt save through the whole process. I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Brenda M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the half day-morning dive to MUSA and reef near Isla Mujeres. I am certified and had a great experience with dive master Carlos, he was awesome. My travel partner is not certified so decided to just snorkel and still was able to see...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lindsayebert
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Carlos (not the owner) took us diving. He is a seasoned professional diver full of humor. This was my first dive and thanks to Carlos, it was super fun. He took good care of us, and ensured that we stay comfortable. He took a lot...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Virtualme_13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here only because the tons of five stars that this place got, but it really doesn’t make any sense! We went here for the open water certificate, and here are our experience: On the first day, we were brought to a dirty swimming...More

Date of experience: December 2018
4  Thank Sherry1234567789
Juan Carlos G, Propietario at Cancun Scuba Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Morning 100 % sure you went with another dive shop, we are Cancun Scuba Center, we are located at the Dos Playas Hotel,we are located in Blvd. Kukulkan km. 6.5, we are on the ocean side, not in the laggon. First of all we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I completed my advanced open water course with JC (Juan Carlos) and I can say without a doubt, that it was the best experience of my life. I have been diving for 10 years now and I have been diving all over the Caribbean (third...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Baber K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I recently traveled to Cancun and signed myself up to get Open Water Scuba Certified. We corresponded with Patricia over email. She was very responsive and the team was accommodating to allow my husband who is already certified to join the class...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AK_Sam_I_Am
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Friendly, knowledgeable staff got us outfitted with gear and into the water. The conditions were a bit challenging on the days we were diving, but the instructors and guides were on hand to keep everything safe and still have a great experience. Do note that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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blueruby14
August 22, 2018|
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Response from Juan Carlos G | Property representative |
Good Morning We{ll be glad take you diving, there are may ocean dives where you can join, Cenotes are not difficult you just need to have a good control of your bouyancy, please send us an email to our website for more... More
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Cindy P
March 22, 2018|
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Response from jeffreycC4758CB | Reviewed this property |
I got the PADI certification at Cancun Scuba Center for 'recreational diving, which is coursework/test, pool work, and 2 dives. As another writer suggests, yes, contact the center for clarification. I bought the book and... More
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March 7, 2018|
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We start at 9 am and finísimo around 1:30 pm
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elmatadornica
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Summary for family trip 5/10-5/15 (6 Replies)
I just got back to the states today from our family vacation in Cancun. The reason I want to write this, is to help some of you in your vacation planning. I am very grateful for this forum and the tons of information described, but I did glean a lot of wisdom during our stay in Mexico. First is transportation, obviously if your traveling with just another person, then I would recommend the booking of round trip transportation thru an agency or hotel. No need to drive as other post have...More
May 15, 2018|
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Thank you for your post! It is nice to hear from the people who have recently traveled to Cancun. Glad you had a wonderful time on your trip.