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MAD ABOUT DIVING is the only PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Centre in Osa Peninsula. PADI is the largest association of recreational divers in the world and we recognize certification cards from all other diving associations.Dive, snorkel or...more
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Next to Los Delfines Restaurant, Uvita, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are a family of 5 who were looking for the best dive centre in Uvita/ Costa Rica for our 3 children (21,19 & 16) to get an introduction to scuba diving. We chose Mad About Diving on the basis of very positive reviews and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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MADAboutDivingCR, General Manager at Mad About Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review! We really appreciate it! Pura Vida! -Laura

Reviewed August 20, 2018

This is not my first review of Mad About Diving but I simply have to write another. My husband have been on several dives with Pablo including our first open water dive to our deep water certification. I cannot say enough about how well Pablo,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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MADAboutDivingCR, General Manager at Mad About Diving, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thanks for the recommendation!

Reviewed July 27, 2018

My Dive Master, Pablo, was an underwater Buddha. I couldn't thank him enough or ask for a better first dive experience. We saw everything. Humpback whales and dolphins on the boat ride out. On the two dives, reef sharks, rays, turtles, eels, lobsters, and beautiful...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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MADAboutDivingCR, General Manager at Mad About Diving, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review! We really appreciate it! Cheers, L

Reviewed July 27, 2018

Pablo and his crew led our family group on an exciting day of diving for some of us, and snorkeling for me. They were extremely responsive to personal needs and situations, I felt completely safe at all times. The sites at Isla del Cano are...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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MADAboutDivingCR, General Manager at Mad About Diving, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2018

Thank you for leaving a review!

Reviewed February 27, 2018

Unfortunately we booked two days of diving with another dive company in Uvita. We arrived in Uvita the day of the dive to find a closed office and a canceled dive. Headed over to Mad About Diving, and they were nothing but extremely helpful. We...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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MADAboutDivingCR, General Manager at Mad About Diving, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2018

Thank you for the lovely recommendation!

Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

Had a great day of diving Cano Island with Pablo. Saw many white tipped reef sharks and huge schools of fish. Very friendly and helpful crew. My wife snorkeled with David and he did an amazing job finding interesting things to see and pointing out...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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MADAboutDivingCR, General Manager at Mad About Diving, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we greatly appreciate it!

Reviewed February 16, 2018

Went diving with Pablo in Cano island, we went for 2 days with 2 dives a piece with a few snorkelers. Pablo knows the sites very well and is an excellent diver. The trip to Cano was a little rough the first day, the second...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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MADAboutDivingCR, General Manager at Mad About Diving, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review, we appreciate it!

Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

Booked two dives off the isle of caño with pablo and his team. Firstly the equipment was first class. New BCD, good quality fins etc and good attention to detail. They are passionate about diving, environment and wildlife and gave a lot of info about...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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MADAboutDivingCR, General Manager at Mad About Diving, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review! We appreciate it.

Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

There are several options in Uvita for a scuba diving or snorkeling tour but I chose Mad About Diving because of previous reviews and they did not disappoint. Laura was great at responding to my questions via email before we even got to Costa Rica...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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MADAboutDivingCR, General Manager at Mad About Diving, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review, we really appreciate it! Pura vida!

Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

Had a great dive/snorkel experience with Pablo and David! They were professional, caring (about the environment) and safe! Would highly recommend this company for the cano Dive tour!

Date of experience: January 2018
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MADAboutDivingCR, General Manager at Mad About Diving, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to recommend us!

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sallytheslug
December 18, 2018|
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Response from MADAboutDivingCR | Property representative |
Hi there! I'd say anywhere between 45 minutes to an hour, depending on where exactly and traffic. We advise our guests that are staying there to factor an hour travel time just in case. Our Caño Island tour is from 7:00... More
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Juliette B
October 31, 2018|
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Hi there! Thanks for letting us know about the site, we hadn't realized it was down. Please email info @ madaboutdivingcr com to book. Cheers!
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ANABELG5
August 19, 2017|
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Response from MADAboutDivingCR | Property representative |
Hola, el tour de avistaje es normalmente a las 8:30 a.m. pero somos flexibles con los horarios dependiendo de las necesidades del grupo. Cualquier otra duda con mucho gusto!
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