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Address: KM2.85 Careterra Costera Sur, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
Phone Number: 87 21651, 01 987 87 21651, 011 52 987 87 21651

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Papa Hogs Scuba Is My Favorite!!

I have had to opportunity to dive in several areas across the globe.... And, hands down- Mike and Margaret run a wonderful Scuba shop. Their Dive Masters set up your gear, know... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I have had to opportunity to dive in several areas across the globe.... And, hands down- Mike and Margaret run a wonderful Scuba shop. Their Dive Masters set up your gear, know the reefs like the back of their hands, and ensure the group is well tended. Eric and Eddie are wonderful Dive Masters! My favorite reefs are Punta Dalia... More 

Thank Ctrtl67
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our tour was great. We had a private experience. We saw turtles, dolphins and many other beautiful fish. Eric got in the water a told us explaining what we're seeing and helping us to get the most out of our trip. We were out so long that my family got exhausted. Definitely worth the money. I will go there again... More 

Thank Beth L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Mike, Margaret and their entire staff will ensure that you are taken care of and experience some of the most fantastic diving on the planet. Book your diving, snorkeling or fishing trips with Papa Hog's. Also inquire with them about any other travel interests you have while in Cozumel for excellent referrals.

Thank Brad S
Richmond, Texas
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family of a grandmother, 2 daughters, 1 daughter-in-law and 3 older grandchildren just returned from a Carnival Cruise in Cozumel. We booked Papa Hog's for our 4 hour snorkeling excursion rather than the cruise excursion because we did not want the crowds. There were 7 of us and the price of the boat was a much better deal. Snorkel... More 

Thank Oldtraveler72
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a snorkel trip for our family of 7. There were 2 teenagers a 20 yr old, 2 in our 50's and 1 in our 70's so we were a mixed group. We were on a Carnival cruise and wanted something a little less crowded than the typical herd excursion. We booked the Chriscraft for half day snorkel and... More 

Thank starrytexas
Weeki Wachee Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the 6th time I have been to Papa Hogs Dive Emporium. Prior I had been to several other dive operations all with larger boats and as many as 20 divers on each dive. Pro: smaller fast boats usually less than six divers(Run to some of the dive sites is 30+ minutes much less than those coming from down... More 

Thank Steven J L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Our group of five (4 snorkelers and 1 scuba diver) had a fabulous afternoon. The owner, Margaret, set us up with a perfect day and knowledgeable, friendly guides who took great care of our group. VERY reasonably priced. Keep in mind that you will be in a true, no-frills dive boat. If you have anyone in your group who needs... More 

Thank jimsgirl07
Richfield, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

We (group of 6) went scuba and snorkeling for 3 1/2 hrs. Owner (Margaret) is a lovely Canadian who has extensive knowledge of all things scuba, snorkeling and Cozumel. We had a snorkeling guide and master diver on our boat along with a boat driver. All of them spoke English and were very friendly and competent. We went to three... More 

Thank Travelinmomma4
Orem, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

We have now used this dive shop 8 times. We love them. They take care of you and your family. They have locate people that they employ that speak very good english and know their reefs. Good equipment and wonderful owners. We love to go to Cozumel for the best diving in the world.

Thank Lisa H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016 via mobile

This has been one of the best vacations of my life, thanks mostly to this place. When you first get there, you get the impression of stepping onto a friend's porch. There's always a friendly face or three to greet you when you get there, as well as the shop dog, Dillan. Don't get thrown off if the owner seems... More 

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