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Beyond Diving

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Come dive in beautiful Playa del Carmen with us. We offer all levels of SDI scuba diving training up to instructor levels, TDI Cave and technical diving training, cavern to full cave guided dives, Cozumel Direct trips, local ocean reef diving, bull...more
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Av. Chemuyil con Av. 28 de Julio | Next door to OXXO, Playa del Carmen 77725, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were diving for about three weeks in February 2019 with "Beyond Diving". It was fenominal. If you are looking for a very good dive center in Playa del Carmen then you are 100% correct with "Beyond Diving". +++ Perfect communication in advance +++ Super...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cenotes | Cozumel | Bullsharks A very fun, exciting and excellent 9 days of diving. From the first contact (email) to the end we really enjoyed the experience. Our focus was on diving the cenotes, so we had "just" 3 days of ocean dives. The...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

Did my refresher dive with Beyond Diving, GREAT people, great gear and overall very nice! My instructor was scuba Steve, who made me feel comfortable immediately after a two year break from diving. He is so nice and friendly and he is a really great...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Erik R, Owner at Beyond Diving, responded to this reviewResponded January 17, 2019

Hi Christina. Thank you for your review. We are very happy that you had a great time diving with us. Come back soon and visit us again! Keep on diving!

Reviewed November 18, 2018

I had a great time diving with Beyond Diving earlier this month. I dove Playa two days, Cozumel one day and I did the bull shark dive. It was great diving. The shop is very nice. Sandra is friendly and helpful and Piggy their dog...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Erik R, Owner at Beyond Diving, responded to this reviewResponded January 17, 2019

Thanks Pete! It was great fun diving with you, and we are thrilled that you had a good time with us. We look forward to seeing you again next year on your trip to Playa!

Reviewed August 20, 2018

I needed a refresher course after a year+ off of diving (and having only achieved my PADI open-water cert). I contacted Beyond Diving and from the moment I heard back until the moment I walked out of the shop after my course/dives, I had an...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Erik R, Owner at Beyond Diving, responded to this reviewResponded January 17, 2019

Thanks for the review Dylan! it was great having you dive with us, and hanging out with you. We hope to see you soon for some more dives and some more good times!

Reviewed May 19, 2018

There are 70+ dive-shops in Playa Del Carmen and I chose Beyond Diving because they were across the street and the website was up to date (if a company has an outdated website I tend to think they are phoning in the rest of the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Erik R, Owner at Beyond Diving, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2018

Thank you Tim! We are very happy you enjoyed your trip to Cozumel with us. Mind you, the diving in Playa del Carmen is really good as well, so next time you're in town, be sure to let us take you on some great local...More

Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Completed my Open Water and Advance Adventure Course with these guys. Very professional great service. Erik was very quick to respond to all my questions via email. The instructions of Pepe during the course was very thorough and made me feel very comfortable the entire...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Erik R, Owner at Beyond Diving, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2018

Hi Ernesto! We are super stoked you had such a good time doing your courses with us. Pepe is indeed a great instructor and a great motivator. Keep on diving, and do come back to visit us again! There is still so much to show...More

Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

I can't say enough good things about this shop. I did my SDI Open Water certification and a Marine Ecosystem Awareness course with Erik here in Playa at the end of March. Erik is a phenomenal instructor; I've never felt so confident as I do...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Erik R, Owner at Beyond Diving, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2018

Thank you, Kyra! It was an absolute pleasure to have you as my student! Seeing your progress from one day to the next, and from one dive to the next one was indeed awesome. Both Sandra and I hope you will be back soon to...More

Reviewed January 14, 2018

1st time diving with this wonderful operation. We chose Beyond Diving after reading the awesome reviews and we were not disappointed!!! Erik and Sandra run the best show in town, by far. I initially emailed a number of dive shops in Playa detailing our crew's...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Erik R, Owner at Beyond Diving, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Thanks Doc! It was a great pleasure having you all diving with us! We all had a great time with you, and we are very very happy that you had such a good time during your time with us as well. Next time you're in...More

Reviewed January 7, 2018

I took sidemount and cavern classes from Erik in November. Emails were great I thought we'd get along fine. But, in the end not only did we not get along, but I don't actually know what he taught me. The biggest problem was that most...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Erik R, Owner at Beyond Diving, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2018

This is a shocking review. And I would like to have the chance to fully address the comments of the post - In every course I teach, I first try to establish a rapport with my students through conversation and get to know them a...More

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May 22, 2015|
Response from Erik R | Property representative |
unfortunately, local laws don't allow us to offer pick up services except with specially plated tour vans or buses. Being a small dive center, we don't have the volume for such a vehicle.