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Banderas Scuba Republic

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Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
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Always a great experience!

Always a great experience!!! Have been diving with Cesar many times and I am always happy with the... read more

Reviewed today
brianjeromebutler
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Kansas City, Missouri
Extremely professional!

I went on a one week family vacation to Puerto Vallarta March 21st. Before leaving the states, I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kate W
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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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“dive sites” (48 reviews)
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Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
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Reviewed today

Always a great experience!!! Have been diving with Cesar many times and I am always happy with the trip and the experience.

Thank brianjeromebutler
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went on a one week family vacation to Puerto Vallarta March 21st. Before leaving the states, I completed the PADI open water diver course online and finished the pool portion at a local facility. I arrived in Mexico without having booked my referral dives...More

Thank Kate W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once again had a couple great dives with Cesar Ortega. He is a consummate professional. The diving experience is fantastic, while maintaining a no nonsense attitude toward safety. Lots of turtles and morays, and further off we could see the humpbacks spouting and breaching. A...More

Thank Brian C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the first time SCUBA diving for my wife and I. Frank was incredibly patient and made my wife feel very comfortable making this a wonderful experience. The dives themselves allowed us to see tons of fish, eels, rays and even an octopus. Great...More

1  Thank Justin S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I dived with my girlfriend in the middle of February at Los Arcos and we had 2 dives the second of which was breathtaking as we saw numerous giant manta rays, one encounter lasting 20 minutes! We were the only divers on the boat along...More

Thank Tom L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great diving with Banderas Scuba Republic. Great guy, professional and personable. Whenever I find myself in Puerto Vallarta I dive with Cesar at Banderas Scuba Republic. Cesar gives you a predive briefing in which he will advise about expectations for underwater communications and describes what...More

Thank Fernando R
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

I dove 2 days at Los Arco through Banderas Scuba Republic. I had done the open water certification with them a year ago. It is a pleasure diving with BSR. The dive master, Franck, is completely professional, prepared, and is dedicated to making sure that...More

Thank Richard B
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

We got to see whales on the way out to Los Arcos. Thank you for some great dives. Ceasar and Frank thanks again.

Thank Sergio V
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

Prior to departing, we arranged for Frank to be my dive instructor, as I wanted to get certified for diving while on vacation in PV. It really could not have been a better experience! Frank was very organized, thorough, patient and kind. He was always...More

Thank debbiepdx_111
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Going forward every dive experience is going to have to match up to the incredible experience we had diving with Caesar. He made everything so easy because he did all the prep work himself including putting the first stage onto the oxygen tanks, switching them...More

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Mike L
23 February 2017|
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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
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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
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