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Aquacenter Diving

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Great morning diving

I was staying in Taramindo and got introduced to aquacenter diving. I explained to the instructors... read more

Reviewed May 16, 2018
Tim G
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booked through them, but they didn't run the dive.

We booked a scuba trip through a tourist info center, and they highly recommend Aquacenter - all... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2018
Christchurch, New Zealand
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AQUACENTER DIVING retails and operates as a full service Resort Dive Center with regularly scheduled trips, dive packages, introductory courses, and a complete line of certification training programs. The scuba center is located in Guanacaste, close...more
Flamingo Marina Resort, Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
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Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

I was staying in Taramindo and got introduced to aquacenter diving. I explained to the instructors I am an advanced diver having dived at a number of sites around the world but hadn’t dived for 8 years. They picked me up and took me to...More

Thank Tim G
Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

Due to wind and weather conditions the visibility was bad but although we saw several rays, sea stars and angelfish. Very good atmosphere among the crew. We dived the Pelicans and the Bon Sai. Go for Las Catalina instead

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Reviewed February 4, 2018

We booked a scuba trip through a tourist info center, and they highly recommend Aquacenter - all good. They were prompt picking us up, the driver was friendly, and hey kitted us up with wet suits, the BCD, fins etc. Everything was good quality and...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

The staff at the Aquacenter dive shop is fantastic, although the diving in this area just isn't that good. Dirty churned up water this little visibility is all your going to get.

Reviewed November 26, 2017

I had the greatest time learning the basics of scuba diving with this company. They were so helpful, friendly, responsive and informative. Most importantly, I felt safe and prepared the entire time- plus I learned a lot. If and when I do return to costa...More

Thank Erinn12S
Reviewed November 18, 2017

We very much enjoyed diving with Aquacenter. Dali, our dive guide, was very careful, caring and funny. The visibility wasn't great, but we knew that would be the case. We still had four really good dives and the rest were enjoyable. Mauricio is very nice,...More

Thank Mannella
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

We visited playa flamingo and booked diving with this company, they were fantastic and made myself and my partner's first dive very comfortable and enjoyable!! Sabrina was absolutely fantastic we couldn't of wished for a better instructor. A very passionate person about her job she...More

Thank reesey93
Reviewed May 31, 2017

We did two separate days of two tank dives with Aquacenter. The International staff (Columbia, Belgium, Argentina, Italians and Tico's) were fabulous to dive with. They had excitement before, during and after each dive. Every dive was reviewed by wonderful Sabrina (The Good Witch) who...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed April 22, 2017

We visited Potrero with the intention of scuba diving, and after talking with Mauricio for a few minutes, he assured us that doing multiple days of 2-tank dives was a great value for money and very safe. We did a total of 3 days of...More

Thank Cyrus K
Reviewed March 20, 2017

My travel agent recommended The Aauacenter when I went to Costa Rica and I was NOT disappointed! Mauricio runs a very clean well kept dive center. They have all the equipment on-site for use and the gear is kept up very well. The dive masters...More

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May 16, 2017|
Response from Julie F | Reviewed this property |
It is on the chilly side for a "tropical" area. I wore a 3 mm wetsuit, without a hood or gloves, and was comfortable for my 60-minutes in the water.
Amy S
March 11, 2016|
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Response from Asaf S | Reviewed this property |
The Papagayo peninsula is 60 to 90 minutes drive from Flamingo Beach. As much as I enjoyed the Aquacenter level of safety, organization and fun crew I am sure that you will find a closer dive center to your hotel. Maybe... More
February 2, 2015|
Response from stacy448 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The dive masters can be found at the resort's activity desk. The actual "aquacenter" is only a few short blocks away.