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Dressel Divers

#3 of 37 Tours in Puerto Aventuras Features Animals
Ctra Federal Chetumal, Km 266.3 | Barcelo Maya Beach, Puerto Aventuras 77750, Mexico
+52 321 392 2338
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Quality Scuba Diving Centers WITH 20% Online Discount! DRESSEL DIVERS is the company chosen by the prestigious Iberostar Hotel chain for the last twenty years to run diving activities on the premise of its luxury hotels in the Caribbean, to ensure that this service has the same quality as the hotels.We are dedicated to teaching diving and offer all levels of PADI courses: From beginner all the way to PADI instructor. Other federations are also welcome. We offer boats especially made for diving by a lifelong diver, the owner, who contributed his strong experience to construct outstanding boats for this activity. Our main priority is to guarantee your safety!We organize diving excursions every day for certified divers to the marvelous reefs, that are closest to our hotel, as well as full day excursions for both divers and snorkelers to more remote sites such as to the Cozumel island, the world famous Cenotes in the Yucatan jungle, and an excursion to snorkel with whale sharks
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Ctra Federal Chetumal, Km 266.3 | Barcelo Maya Beach, Puerto Aventuras 77750, Mexico
+52 321 392 2338

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This time we took a family trip to snorkel with whale sharks. It is a seasonal attraction, so if you ever in Cancun or Mayan Riviera in June-July, splurge and take this trip! Thank you, Sergio, for describing it to us and making us want...More

Thank Diana G
DRESSELDIVERS, Manager at Dressel Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Indeed we are on Whale Shark season now - June to September - and like Diana described it is an unforgettable experience anyone should miss. Thank you for choosing us to dive and enjoy your stay at the Rivera Maya. Will be great to have...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dressel Divers is VERY busy, but they are also VERY well organized considering how many people of varying levels of skill they deal with everyday. A special call-out to our diving instructor, #Christina (#Nina). Nina is very professional, extremely calm, and comprehensive in her instruction....More

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DRESSELDIVERS, Manager at Dressel Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Peggy and Amy for choosing Dressel Divers and trusting us to become PADI Certified divers during your stay at Barceló Maya Beach. It was great instructing both of you on your first diving experience. We wish you the best on your forward dives...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and 2 teenage daughters had a great time jet skiing while at the Barcelo resort. My oldest daughter even went back the next day and did it again by herself since she had such a great time. The staff was super friendly and...More

Thank Tammy R
DRESSELDIVERS, Manager at Dressel Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this review! We are happy to hear that you had a great time using the jet skis. We are currently on high season, this is the reason why the parasailing was this full. Like you mentioned, we...More

Reviewed July 5, 2017

Dressel Divers in Puerto Aventura is located on the Barcelo Maya Resort beach. My 10 year old son and I did the "free scuba tryout" offfered in the Barcelo Resort pools by Dressel Divers. We both liked it and decided to do the real experience...More

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DRESSELDIVERS, Manager at Dressel Divers, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2017

We are really glad to hear about your first scuba diving experience! We always put our best effort to give the best service. Of course we also know how important is to have a good first experience, that is why our commitment is to follow...More

Reviewed July 2, 2017

My son and I took the open water certification course at Dressel. We are now certified divers! Ruth, Jose, and Nuria are fantastic instructors. It took a few days, but I would highly recommend for anyone looking to get certified. The water and aquatic life...More

Thank _kedasher
DRESSELDIVERS, Manager at Dressel Divers, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2017

Thank you very much for this comment! Ruth, Nuria and Jose say hi! It was a pleasure diving with you guys and we hope you come back.

Reviewed July 1, 2017

Adam was an entertaining and informative instructor. My sons and I had been diving before, but we had a new diver with us. We did the class for review, and she was learning for the first time. He made us feel at ease, and the...More

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DRESSELDIVERS, Manager at Dressel Divers, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2017

Thank you very much for your review. We are happy to know you had a great time and enjoyed your experience with us here. Adam says hello and sends you his best wishes and hopes to see you again sometime soon! Best regards from Adam...More

Reviewed June 26, 2017

This was our sixth year diving with Dressel at Barcelo Maya. This year our 10 year old earned her SCUBA certification through the referral program (taking classes and pool at home, then doing open water dives with Dressel). Jaffa and Adam were wonderful working with...More

Thank CHFletch
DRESSELDIVERS, Manager at Dressel Divers, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2017

Thank you very much for choosing us every time! It was really nice to have you guys in the diveshop once again. The weather is not always our best allie but lucky for us we have the cenotes which you could witness yourselves how beautiful...More

Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

We did our first family dive after my son and I got certified a month ago. Adam was attentive and made our dive so much fun!

Thank Sadie H
DRESSELDIVERS, Gerente at Dressel Divers, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2017

Thanks for your comment. We are glad to heard about your good experience with us. Best regards from Adam and all the Dressel Divers Barceló team

Reviewed June 9, 2017

Excellent experience all around. I've snorkeled most my life and always wanted to dive. My wife hasn't done much snorkeling and wasn't sure about diving and our friend has been a certified diver since she was a teenager. They were able to finish up our...More

Thank Timothy H
DRESSELDIVERS, Gerente at Dressel Divers, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

Dear Timothy, Wonderful to hear you enjoyed your PADI courses and your dives with us at Dressel Divers in Barcelo. Enjoy the video as a nice memory while planning your next trip! We look forward to welcome you to dive with us again.

Reviewed May 19, 2017

With this being our second visit to Barcelo Maya, we wanted to take advantage of more of the activities on premise rather than spending hours on end, in a van, driving from one excursion to another. Scuba Diving was the big ticket item for us...More

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DRESSELDIVERS, Guest Relations Manager at Dressel Divers, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2017

Hello, We are happy to hear that you tried scuba diving and you had such a great time! Adam says thank you for this review and he also says hi! We hope you come back in the future and maybe next time you can get...More

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February 20, 2017|
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Response from DRESSELDIVERS | Property representative |
My colleagues at the reservations department will be happy to help you and provide you information and prices on our snorkel services : ) If you wish to contact us, you will find a link to our website and our email address... More
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Renee F
April 20, 2015|
Response from DRESSELDIVERS | Property representative |
Hi! Thank you for the interest shown in Dressel Divers. For this information and more please feel free to contact us via our website or call us at +34 963 561 496. In this manner you can also benefit from our super 20... More
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Susan L
April 7, 2015|
Response from Dirk K | Reviewed this property |
I recently dove with them and their main office and dock is at the Barcelo hotel just south of Puerto Aventura. Not sure if this is the same one you are staying at. They are right next to the Dolphin pool.