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Bocas Diving Pirates

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The best little dive shop in paradise. Come dive or get certified with us. We offer a personalized service and the guarantee that you will have a smile at the end of the day :)
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Calle 4 | ave,G norte , next to la casbah restorant ., Bocas Town, Isla Colon 0101, Panama
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+507 6233-4120
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me preface by admitting that I am not a strong swimmer and can barely swim. For the discovery dive, you don’t really need to be a strong swimmer because all the equipment will help keep you afloat. Since this was my first time diving,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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bocasdivingpirates, Manager at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey guys congratulations for making your first step into the diving world. We are super happy you enjoyed it and felt comfortable with our staff and equipment. Safety is important, and this is why we like taking small groups giving a more personalized attention and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is awesome!!! People are soo cool abd welcoming. After a day of diving i felt like part of the family. I could go to the shop and just hang out. Ended up getting my open water and advanced with them. Chey was the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Philip M
bocasdivingpirates, Manager at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Master Austin!!!! Thanks for the comment we really appreciate it. Congratulations on your certification and welcome to the Diving Pirates Family. We wish you all the best and hope to take you diving again one day. Till then have a safe trip and positive energy...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went diving with pirates for three days. The diving was nice and we saw many amazing animals including moray eels, eagle rays, southern sting rays, octopus and sea horses. Pirates was great, communication via email before I arrived was easy. The two guides I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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bocasdivingpirates, Manager at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Oli, thank you for choosing us to dive here in Bocas del Toro. We are happy to hear you saw this amazing creatures with our full on Local Staff. We we wish you all the best and send you positive energy on all future...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had an amazing time with diving pirates from start to finish! Firstly they went out of their way to delay their dive to Tiger Rock (a site you can only do a couple of times a year) back a day to accommodate for my...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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bocasdivingpirates, Manager at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Kat, thank you so much for diving with us as well as sharing your experience on trip advisor. We had a lot of fun and hope to see you again one day and give you that T-Shirt we owe you ;) Greetings and happy...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a blast diving with Diving Pirates while on our trip here to Bocas Del Toro. We came in not having dived for nearly 10 months and needed a refresher - shout out to Alex our dive captain for being patient and thorough the the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Austin C
bocasdivingpirates, Manager at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello guys, I am glad you enjoyed diving with us as much as we did with you. Safety and Fun are our priorities here to ensure people can enjoy there time here in Bocas del Toro. We hope to see you again some day and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Super friendly staff, relaxed atmosphere and high quality gear. I did six open water dives with an instructor and my friend did his open water license. Modesto was a friendly, funny and competent instructor/dive master for us. Visibility under water was good. We saw nurse...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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bocasdivingpirates, Manager at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you guys for sharing your experience with us, congratulations on achieving your PADI certificate. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed diving with us and got to see the underwater beauties Bocas del atoro has to offer. Greetings and wishing happy bubbles :)

Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend went for a dive here last minute on a recommendation. I'm an advanced open water diver and he was doing a discovery dive. We went out with Alexis for 2 dives in the afternoon and it was just us. He was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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bocasdivingpirates, Manager at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2018

Hey guys we are glad you enjoyed you diving experience in Bocas del Toro with us. All dow the native language is Spanish we make an effort to learn English and be able to communicate as best we can with our customers, making sure it’s...More

Reviewed October 25, 2018

do not be fooled by the appearance of the shack the pirates call home , the magic of the place is the staff inside, I only dove with them 3 times but it is a great staff and it is the most affordable dive center...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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bocasdivingpirates, Gerente at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2018

Muchas gracias Luis por el gran comentario. Thanks for choosing us to dive at Tiger Rock, one of the most beautiful dive spots in Bocas del Toro. We will be happy to see you again one day and take you diving even farther and if...More

Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Diving Pirates Bocas is definitely great place to start or continue your diving adventure! They have good equipment and professional crew! I did two inmersions with Alexis. He is a very good diving instructor and nice person. He ensured safe and professional diving session and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Piotr B
bocasdivingpirates, Manager at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Thank you guys for choosing us to do your dives here in Bocas del Toro, we are so glad you saw how important safe fun is for us and hope to maybe take you diving again one day. Thank you for sharing your experience with...More

Reviewed October 11, 2018

Joined this amazing gang on a perfect day trip, exploring the beautiful archipelago of Bocas. We did two cool dives in the reef channels, with (among others.) rays and barracudas as company. Delicious food and a cool vibe! Bocas Diving Pirates is the place to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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bocasdivingpirates, Manager at Bocas Diving Pirates, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2018

Master Thor, thank you for the comment men. It was an excellent expedition day indeed on this remote Island called Escudo de Veraguas. Thank you for eloping ya out as well on our ocean clean ups and we can’t wait to take you diving again...More

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Crystal A
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Hello Crystal, on board we carry a first aid kit, cellphone, vinegar, oxygen kit, fire extinguisher, flairs, life vests and a safety flotation device. You could wright us through email, WhatsApp +50762334120 or Facebook if... More
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