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Pocna Dive Center

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Av. Matamoros Mza 15 SM. 1 L. 3 | Centro, Isla Mujeres 77400, Mexico
+52 998 274 9111
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First dive was awesome!

I started the trip with a boyfriend & left with a fiancé! I had never been diving before & was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KellyCoker22
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West Columbia, South Carolina
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Best Experience in Certification

I recently took my dive certification through Pocna, and also my Advanced Certification. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lisa C
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Christina Lake, Canada
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Pocna Dive Center is located inside of Pocna hostel so is readily accessible for guests. There are 3 marine parks in the Parque Nacional. Manchones, Punta Cancun, Punta Nizuc. All are protected reefs and are abundant in marine life
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Av. Matamoros Mza 15 SM. 1 L. 3 | Centro, Isla Mujeres 77400, Mexico
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+52 998 274 9111
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"underwater museum"
in 17 reviews
"open water"
in 10 reviews
"ll enjoy"
in 2 reviews
"diving experience"
in 5 reviews
"advanced certification"
in 2 reviews
"nearby reef"
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"amazing experience"
in 6 reviews
"refresher course"
in 2 reviews
"fish"
in 9 reviews
"great diving"
in 3 reviews
"explained everything"
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"these guys"
in 5 reviews
"manchones reef"
in 2 reviews
"a lot of fun"
in 3 reviews
"sea life"
in 3 reviews
"whale shark tour"
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"tracy"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I started the trip with a boyfriend & left with a fiancé! I had never been diving before & was nervous. Pedro was our guide and was very patient with me & helped calm my nerves the whole trip! We did the underwater museum first...More

Thank KellyCoker22
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PocnaDiveCenter, Propietario at Pocna Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

All of the team here at Pocna dive center are so happy for you Kelly! And Pedro was especially honoured to be part of your special day. We are wishing you all the best for the future! Just a thought... how about an underwater wedding?

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently took my dive certification through Pocna, and also my Advanced Certification. The entire staff was great... they are all knowledgeable and personable. All are friendly and welcoming! BUT... Lalo is great beyond any normal expectation. Be sincerely spend so much time with me...More

Thank Lisa C
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PocnaDiveCenter, Propietario at Pocna Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Lisa. It makes us so happy to hear this. It's an honour for us that you picked our dive center for your course. We're glad that you enjoyed it as much as the team here love teaching it. Please make sure to stop by...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

12 out of 10!! We did 3 trips through Pocna and the staff were superb, accommodating, and professional. The atmosphere is relaxed but they are not relaxed on quality! We had a superb trip each day and each staff member was kind, courteous and helpful....More

Thank 2plenty
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PocnaDiveCenter, Propietario at Pocna Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

This is just how we want our dives to be... Relaxed, but professional. We're glad you feel the same way. We'll make sure to pass on your thanks to Mariano. Please do come say hi next time you are on the island!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Overall the diving here on the island is not the best.There is a maximum of 45 min downtime which is not the dive shops fault .The only reason I'm giving 4 starts is that one of the instructors that drove twice with us didn't really...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my son were diving with Pocna Dive Center just a few days ago. Thanks to Emily organizing the schedule and adjusting it to our needs, I managed to dive 7 times and my son 5 times in just 2 days. All dives were...More

Thank Łukasz B
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PocnaDiveCenter, Propietario at Pocna Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It's so nice to meet people as passionate about diving as we are! The team loved having you here. Next time you're on Isla make sure to stop by!

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Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

My other half and I have a small amount of experience in the last few years and this has to be one of the best places we have dived with. Emily at the front desk talked us through the options and offered us a choice...More

Thank Family_0f_Four2009
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PocnaDiveCenter, Propietario at Pocna Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

This is great to hear! We absolutely loved having you guys here diving with us. Please do come back and say hi next time you find yourself here on the island!

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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

I did four dives with Pocna dive centre over two days and enjoyed both days. Mariano and Lalo were both good instructors, gave good information about the dive and what to expect and ensured all went well

Thank Con A
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PocnaDiveCenter, Propietario at Pocna Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're really pleased you enjoyed your dives with Lalo and Mariano. If you are looking to come back to Isla Mujeres again, make sure you give us a call!

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Reviewed June 28, 2018

The instructors at Pocna Dive center are seriously awesome. I obtained my Open Water and Advanced Diver certifications through Lalo, here and I can't recommend them enough. I also got to dive with one of the other instructors, and dive masters, and everyone was incredibly...More

Thank Ryan C
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PocnaDiveCenter, Propietario at Pocna Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much Ryan. It's great to hear you enjoyed the courses as much as we love teaching them! Come back again soon. We would love to dive with you again!

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Reviewed June 25, 2018

I feel very fortunate to have discovered the Pocna Dive Center when I first visited Isla Mujeres in Fall 2017. I returned again in Spring 2018 and had another awesome experience. I was certified many years ago, but not having completed a whole lot of...More

Thank KandMako
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PocnaDiveCenter, Propietario at Pocna Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It makes us beyond happy to hear we helped you rediscover your love of diving! We would love to see you back here for a third time for your advanced course. Please do keep in touch with us. See you soon!

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Reviewed June 24, 2018

We used Pocna Dive Centre to do a couple of dives as well as a whale shark tour. During the latter Louis and the captain of the boat were fantastic at getting us in the water at the precise moment to have best possible swim...More

Thank Ken C
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PocnaDiveCenter, Propietario at Pocna Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to hear this Ken. We enjoyed having you here. You're always welcome back here anytime. Come back for the next whale shark season!

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bjbzim
March 19, 2018|
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Response from Family_0f_Four2009 | Reviewed this property |
Snorkel with whale sharks or in MUSA or in the reef. Very good.
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