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Doctor Dive Costa Maya

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Open today: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Best diving experience!

I would highly recommend doctor dive. Charlie was my dive master, and he was awesome. I am... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Columbia, Mississippi
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Great Introduction to Diving

My 11yo son did an introduction to diving day with them. My wife and I are experienced divers and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul H
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Welcome to Doctor Dive Costa Maya!The best scuba diving club in Costa Maya (Mahahual)! Make no mistake, this is not a "paper club" like many others. We dive, and we dive a lot! We dive from boat and travel off spots together.A recent study revealed...more
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Avenida Mahahual con Calle Coronado | Yaya Beach, Mahahual 77940, Mexico
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I would highly recommend doctor dive. Charlie was my dive master, and he was awesome. I am terrified of sharks so I was a little reluctant on going. But once I got down there that was probably the last thought in my head. It was...More

Thank Damie0525
Reviewed 1 week ago

My 11yo son did an introduction to diving day with them. My wife and I are experienced divers and shadowed our son, but let the instructor do his thing. The instructor gave an excellent lesson in the shop before we took to the water. He...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The dive shop is great! You dive off a much smaller boat than I am accustomed to, but it was still a great experience. They even take your equipment (if you are not renting theirs) and set it up on the boat for you. We...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just finished our second day of diving with Doctor Dive, and it has been amazing. Our two teenage sons did their advanced open water certification with Ricardo. He is a great instructor. He was perfect for our kids, patient, engaging and thorough. We are...More

Thank P6001WIbob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked this snorkel trip on our own, coming from the NCL Getaway. Hardest time was finding our way out of the shopping area at the port. Once we arrived at Doctor Dive (via taxi located just outside the fenced taxi pick up/drop off area, $8....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time diving with Doctor Dive! Giovanni was a great dive master, he went slow and pointed out lots of species. We saw a turtle up close and a lobster along with lots of other cool fish and coral. Giovanni also took us...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Folks of doctor dive were a blast to work with. Over the course of our dive experience we met the shop owner, dive master, and two masters-in-training. The team was excellent. They were thorough, attentive, and so much fun to work with. We certainly hope...More

Thank cammiller1996
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had contact with Charlie per mail. We wanted to do a refresher course, because it has been a while since we dived. Charlie was very friendly and told us not to worry about anything. This made us feel very welcoming and safe. Unfortunately we...More

Thank Maarten B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my family and we had a great time. Giovani and Nikal were our guides while Roberto and "El Nino" were the boat crew. The guys took time to point out all of the fish and coral we were seeing, dove down to...More

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I absolutely recommend this dive shop to anyone that is spending anytime in Costa Maya. I am a divemaster and I was traveling with a cruise so I had a limited time to get some diving in. Doctor Dive made it easy to arrange my...More

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Janet B
November 13, 2017|
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Response from Cathy S | Reviewed this property |
The trip was pretty short. We had to wait for a couple that had a reservation just like we did, by the time they got outfitted with equipment we did not even leave until 10:45, when we were supposed to go @10:30. It was... More
Karen S
October 6, 2017|
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Response from Paul M | Reviewed this property |
I only saw 2 boats and neither would be large enough to carry 10 people. To be safe, I would email the company: INFO@DOCTORDIVE
September 3, 2017|
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Response from KyleDyle | Reviewed this property |
Hi Shelley No, My girlfriend and I were already certified. This was just one of three stops on cruise / dive vacation. I am not sure if they are set-up for recertifications, but it is worth asking. I suspect they can... More