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Banderas Scuba Republic

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C/Lazaro Cardenas #230 Local 1, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
+52 322 135 7884
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Great instructor who loves diving and gives you a very good time

Due to the off season I had the pleasure to have a private dive with Cesar. He speaks fluent... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Guadalajara, Mexico
Jullian and Frank provided our two kids with the best experience for their open water certification.

The communication leading up to our visit was fantastic. There was some confusion as to when our... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
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An experience with our Banderas Scuba Republic is like no other, not only will you have access to professional Scuba Diving equipment at the highest standards, our dive team wants to hear your ideas and interests about the shared compassion we have for the sub-aquatic world. Come to the pacific side of Mexico, come to Banderas Bay, come to Puerto Vallarta, it will be your best experience “going down”.
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C/Lazaro Cardenas #230 Local 1, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
+52 322 135 7884

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Due to the off season I had the pleasure to have a private dive with Cesar. He speaks fluent English and a little German due to his former work there. He is calm and explained everything to me thoroughly, because I didn't dive for more...More

2  Thank thomas1103
Reviewed 9 September 2017

The communication leading up to our visit was fantastic. There was some confusion as to when our cruise ship would arrive in port and if we could make it to the dive shop on time. Jillian put us at ease and made sure that we...More

Thank theresan636
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We booked online with Cesar a few days before arriving in PV. He was always prompt in email responses and answered all our questions. One of us took a Discover Scuba class the afternoon before our dive day with Frank. We also had our two...More

Thank Sonia604604
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Diving with Cesar can be described best as a spiritual experience for me. This time we dived Majahuitos in a very small group. Visibility was 20 metres + and as always, Cesar's attention to detail and overflowing passion for marine life made the dive an...More

Thank Fiachra K
Reviewed 28 August 2017

My husband and I did two days of diving with Banderas Scuba earlier this month. We had a terrific experience. Cesar was extremely professional and clearly very experienced. It had been about two years since we last dove, and we were feeling rusty. Cesar took...More

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Myself and a friend booked a trip with Cesar last Sunday. When we arrived we found out it was his day off but was still there and excited to take us diving. He politely asked if his wife and daughter could tag along and we...More

Thank Cory P
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We had a great time diving with Cesar. We are family of 4 PADI certified divers, and did 4 dives total. The first 2 were at Los Arcos, were visibility wasn't great but there are tons of fish. We saw turtles, eels, sea stars, and...More

Thank TimmBottoni
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Overview: Banderas Scuba Republic is an excellent scuba diving company. They are very safety conscious and aim to please all levels of experience. My wife and I dove on August 2nd at Los Arcos and Aug. 6th at Majahuitas Booking: Cesar (the owner) responded very...More

Thank JeffreyB2
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Cesar was very helpful and polite. He ensured I was accommodated for a 2 tank dive to Los Arcos with his dive master, Julian. I had a great morning, good, well looked after and cared for equipment and a helpful and experienced dive master. Cesar...More

Thank Gondwana72
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Our family of three contacted Cesar several times before we traveled to PV. Our 17 year old son is certified but not a regular or seasoned diver, and we enjoy snorkeling. Cesar inspired confidence through his thorough review of procedures and rules with our son....More

1  Thank Mike H
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Mike L
23 February 2017|
Response from scubavallarta | Property representative |
Hi Mike, I´m supplying price and quotation only through our regular email, please, be so kind to sending us an email. Today water temperature at 72 feet deep was 64°F and at 50 feet was 66°F, so a 7 mm wetsuit is very... More
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Response from scubavallarta | Property representative |
Hi, it is depending on dive site, you can obtain all info bout price and dive location sending us an email
18 December 2014|
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Response from Anne H | Reviewed this property |
Don't know that answer but Caesar is awesome! If you can work out the transportation, go diving with them. Anne