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Address: Careterra Costera Sur KM 2.85, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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+52 987 872 1651

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Had a wonderful week diving with Papa Hogs. They were able to pick us up via boat by our hotel. They were always on time which speaks a lot of Mexico. Their gear was in good... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Bay Area
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Bay Area
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful week diving with Papa Hogs. They were able to pick us up via boat by our hotel. They were always on time which speaks a lot of Mexico. Their gear was in good condition and you could tell the master divers knew what they were doing. Would highly recommend them as the go to dive shop.

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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A repeat customer for a long time. Papa Hogs offers a safe, friendly and fun place to dive. From restaurant staff to boat captains to dive masters, all outstanding and friendly. Mike and Margaret have done such an amazing job. Highly recommended.

Thank lmlmlm
Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

I started diving in 2003, my 1st few dives in in Playa Del Carmen, where we have our "home base" in the Yucatan. Mike and Margaret Geren, owners, have always been so accommodating and patient while we make the ferry trip over from the mainland to dive with them. Their dive guides, and boat skippers are so helpful, and Francisco... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

We dove and stayed twice with Papa Hogs. The first time we were very new, and the divemasters, who are locals, were distant and not overly helpful. The first time we were there we spent a sleepless couple of nights due to blasting music until very late. Second time was better, no blasting music. The food is ok, reasonably priced,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

my wife and have dived with hogs for the past decade. my wife is a nervous diver so we use a private dive master for her, they are all competent, safe and sensitive to her needs, she is especially fond of rocky. Margarate always sets her up with him. look forward to seeing them all in april Rick&Luci

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La Porte, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Excellent service! HUGE portions, and the best pico de galio I have ever eaten!! What a GREAT dive. And, very friendly people!!!

Thank Skwriter
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

I have been diving in Cozumel for over 20 years. I have also been diving over a pretty good chunk of the planet. I have always found Papa Hogs to be a top notch dive operation. If knowledgeable dive masters and personalized service are your top concerns, this is the place. Above all, safety is their priority, but often it's... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I recently went on a group trip staying at Villablanca and diving with Papa Hogs. I'll start with the positives. The price would be pretty difficult to beat. So, if price is your primary consideration, this just might be the place for you. The boat was on time daily and it got all of us back to the dock at... More 

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The Woodlands, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

This is about my 5th time coming here and getting one of their package deals. Presently Hogtoberfest is going on. Their packages are flexible, but they have their own rooms or you can book at nearby Villablanca Hotel (my usual choice -see separate review). Breakfast can also be included (at Papa Hogs restaurant) and the special is very filling. After... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We always book with Papa Hogs now. Years back my family and I dove with Papa's and I got certified while my family dove as well. Aries Burns certified me and did a great job. I got some good dives while certifying with my family. We have been back since and just this month booked with them while we stopped... More 

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