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Akumal Dive Center

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We are the Akumal Dive Center located in the main Akumal Bay, next to the Lolha Restaurant. We offer snorkel tours, rental equipment, scuba, dive classes, Open 8:00 AM TO 5:00 PM.
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| (next to Lolha Restaurant), Akumal 77760, Mexico
+52 984 875 9025
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Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

We have completed our Open Water Certification here with referrals from Canada and it was excellent experience. Training part of the open water dives was great and educational, our instructor - Javier was thorough and patient, calm and helpful. Thank you Javier! Centre is well...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dimarina
Reviewed November 25, 2018

The friendliness and professionalism of the staff at Akumal Dive Center is fantastic. They are more than happy to work with all levels of divers and make you feel like part of the team versus just another customer. This was my first dive after getting...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Vrenna2018
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Javier & Jose were great guides. Saw many turtles and they were great at pointing out other fish even though all I really remember is shark haha! When I come back to Mexico I will definitely make a trip back to Akumal for diving.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dalarsen
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

On the issue of safety for a Scuba dive, I had no significant concerns. The staff was competent and did a nice job prior to, during, and after the dive. The dive itself was a bit bland. We were only a three minutes by boat...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Watch your stuff somewhere else!!!! Seems like a nice place at first, but endded up 500 pesos short. One of the staff definitely stole that right from our wallet! They were supposed to watch/keep our bag on their lockers. (Right behind the counter)More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Koby E
GerardoO, Gerente at Akumal Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

Hola Koby, really sorry for this, when that happen? we have cameras all our place and that never happen with us. We are the dive center right next to the LOLHA restaurant!! We ask and no body of our staff receive a complain.. can you...More

Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Today we've been in akumal beach. since you must rent lifejacket for snoreckling,we've come to rent those. The guy in there told us the price and that we get free baggage storage. After leaving, 500 pesos were replaced with 20 pesos (from our Walt!) -...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tali W
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

I've had scuba diving on my bucket list for so long and Natalie at dive with natalie and ivan was the perfect choice of 1 to 1 teacher. I completed my discovery dive with her and she looked after me every step of the way....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sam182710
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Was staying up the beach at a resort and decided to do a PADI Refresher Scuba Course with my daughter doing the Discover Diving introductory course (basically we did it the same course together). Akumal Dive Centre were great. Very professional and friendly. Emiliano was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Chris A
GerardoO, Gerente at Akumal Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

Thanks Chris, is great to know that you had a great time with us!! Hope you back to akumal !! Regards

Reviewed July 15, 2018

Very affordable boat tour with a wonderful guide Lupita...my wife was a little nervous at first but she was very patient and helpful..she even made sure we saw many fish and sea turtles...thank you so much it made my wife's birthday perfect

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank adaddyslove
Reviewed July 7, 2018

Located right on Akumal Beach/ Akumal Bay makes the dive sites and boat trips only minutes away. I can't say enough about the staff and how easy it is doing business/pleasure with them. We visited for the first time in May and just booked our...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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May 17, 2018|
Response from Susan and Phyl T | Reviewed this property |
You can check out all their prices on their website. They give you a discount for every dive you sign up on, for example, one dive is $40.00 and two is $75.00, 4 is $130.00, 10 is $280.00, etc. Honestly, though, I thought... More
November 9, 2017|
Response from 623lorid | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Most places take Visa or MasterCard. I found no place that takes Discover Card.
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December 25, 2016|
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Response from GerardoO | Property representative |
You can't use fins for snorkeling in akumal bay, if you will dive is not a problem because the dive is out of akumal bay.
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