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Pacific Coast Dive Center

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Open Now: 6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
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We are a dedicated long established group of professional divers based in Flamingo, providing full diving equipment, guided dives, dive experiences (no experience necessary),dive courses and scenic transfers to and from your accomodation.We are...more
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Centro Comercial Arena # 1, Playa Flamingo 50301, Costa Rica
+506 8827 4515
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Reviewed yesterday

I spent 2 days diving with Pacific Coast in Mid-September. I have to say that this is easily one of my favorite dive shops that I have ever had the pleasure of going with. Their crew has awesome energy, are experienced, and are an overall...More

Thank Daniel E
Reviewed 2 days ago

I've dived in many top locations - Belize, Cozumel, Cayman Islands, Bahamas, Maui, even the NASA astronaut training tank in Huntsville Alabama. Must say this is the best dive shop ever! Biggest nicest boat, knowledgeable helpful super organized crew. Very efficient, not a lot of...More

Thank Revae S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

could go diving with this amazing crew in this beautiful place 24/7! you always feel safe, theres a lot of fun on the boat and the underwater world speaks for itself. highly recommend it 😊

1  Thank cmbangert
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best Place for Diving ever!! These guys are so passionate about Diving and they truly enjoy sharing their passion with you! We planned to do one Diving trip and ended up doing three, because we loved it so much! It was the best decision ever...More

Thank karobott
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I still got a smile on my face when thinking about the trip with the Pacific Coast Dive Center. It was one of the best experiences during our Costa Rica Trip. And it is soooo worth every cent! The Crew was excellent and really seemed...More

Thank KristinaB2439
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last week I did my 4 check-out dives (2 days) for the Open Water Diver certification with Pacific Coast Diving and it turned into the best vacation ever! Marcelo was my instructor and he was incredible. There were no other students the two days I...More

Thank Laura Q
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My diving experience at the Pacific Coast Dive Centre was enhanced by the great staff there: friendly, professional and very well organized. We had the opportunity to see eagle rays, many white tip reef sharks, turtles, octopus and so much more. Highly recommended!!!

1  Thank michelgiguere4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re looking for a dive centre to dive with look no further! Enjoyed both my dives, very professional dive centre and great friendly staff 🤙

Thank Hayden H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I were recommended to go to this dive centre by our concierge Tony at the awesome Casa Chameleon at Las Catalinas hotel. I have personally dived in many countries such as Indonesia and the United States and this was by far my...More

Thank alkassarm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Despite what we thought was going to be a crazy stormy day, we learned how tropical storms move quickly through this part of Costa Rica, and enjoyed a wonderful afternoon on the water. The boat was awesome with a bathroom, a covered bottom deck and...More

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Pat J
April 28, 2017|
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Response from Mike C | Reviewed this property |
Elsie M
February 4, 2016|
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Response from Pacific Coast D | Property representative |
Hi, for some reason we only just received a message to say there was a question here! Apologies. Maybe you have already passed through, if not you can contact us at reservation@pacificcoastdivecenter for reservations. Thanks