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Blue XT Sea Diving

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Address: Av. 50 #101, Cozumel, Mexico
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+52 987 869 2409
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Founder, owner and Texas native Christi Courtney started Blue XT~Sea out of...

Founder, owner and Texas native Christi Courtney started Blue XT~Sea out of her island home, tooling around on a moped with a "Keep Austin Weird" sticker on the gas tank. With very little advertising and much goodwill, we grew to become one of Cozumel's best-loved dive operations. It wasn't just the famous surface-interval muffins and other snacks, it was the personal service that has set us apart from the very beginning. In October 2005, we purchased our second dive boat, Bandida II. Many of you know the story of how Wilma destroyed her before getting her launched - but we persisted and launched her in April 2006 and she operates alongside our original boat, Shamu providing greater choices and flexibility for our divers, snorkelers and guests.

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Top Notch Diving for Experts and Novices

I've been diving with Blue XT Sea for about 10 years. They provide small fast boats that take divers further and faster. They have a fabulous crew which puts safety first and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
tang0bythebay
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San Francisco, California

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San Francisco, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been diving with Blue XT Sea for about 10 years. They provide small fast boats that take divers further and faster. They have a fabulous crew which puts safety first and know all the reefs well; they are always fun, professional, and extremely helpful and accommodating. This was my wife's first dive in Cozumel and with Blue XT Sea.... More 

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Thank tang0bythebay
Christi C, Owner at Blue XT Sea Diving, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your years of confidence and loyalty. It was a pleasure to see you and talk to you. Thank you for bringing us some new divers as well. Congratulations again to the new open water diver in your group. We look forward to seeing you all again next year or sooner if your travels bring you... More 

LaCrosse
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017

My husband and I have been certified scuba divers since 1976. Since we live in the Midwest, scuba diving has been a wonderful activity for us to look forward to on many of our vacations. Whenever possible, we have gone diving all over the world. We have visited Cozumel on 6 different vacations. The first 3 vacations we stayed at... More 

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Thank angelfish23
Christi C, Owner at Blue XT Sea Diving, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. It's always a pleasure to have the two of you here and we look forward to your return next year, if not before! We appreciate your loyalty and that you took the time to share your experience here. Thank you again! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

I have reviewed Blue XT Sea before and given them 5 stars. They continue to earn our business every trip. We have been in Cozumel since the Christmas holidays and have done 11 2 tank dives. Although, we've been diving in Cozumel for 20+ years, every trip we see something new. This trip we saw a Goliath Grouper (commonly called... More 

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Thank luvnotworking
Christi C, Owner at Blue XT Sea Diving, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your thorough and excellent review. It has been our honor and pleasure to provide exceptional diving experiences and personalized service to you over the years. We are always striving to improve and provide our dive staff with the best resources and tools to deliver exceptional experiences to our guests. Loyal clients like you make it... More 

Tacoma, WA
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

I came back to Cozumel in November 2016 and I love it! Because I spend so much time on the island, I really get to know the people behind the scenes. The team that makes up Blue XT Sea seems to really care about your entire experience on the island. They helped recommend hotels and restaurants, they cleaned my gear... More 

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Christi C, Owner at Blue XT Sea Diving, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review - sorry for the delay in responding. It's always a pleasure to have you on board and we look forward to sharing many more diving memories with you! More 

Portland, Oregon
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

This operation is second to none. Of course the diving is awesome, but the staff is the absolute best. Pedro and Arturo are the Dive Masters for this operation. Both are fantastic, but Pedro is legendary. You will see incredible things and dive beautiful areas with these two. Not to be left out and of great importance, Nevo the Boat... More 

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Thank jbaratta
Christi C, Owner at Blue XT Sea Diving, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your years of diving experience and your years of experience with with our team. We are grateful to have divers like you and your dive group who return year after year and multiple times a year to spend your bottom tome with us. As always. we look forward to your next visit! An early... More 

Phoenix
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

My friends and I dive with Blue XT Sea at least twice a year. We dive 4 times per day for 4-5 days. For that type of trip we need an efficient, reliable, and experienced dive operator. This company delivers. Every time. Pedro is a legend in Cozumel and the best DM--bar none. He is in a class by himself.... More 

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Thank tiggo
Christi C, Owner at Blue XT Sea Diving, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experiences over multiple trips and over multiple years of experience with our team! It's ALWAYS a pleasure and always fun to have you and your dive buddies on board. As always, we look forward to seeing you again in a few months! Wishing you and your family Happy Holidays - they are right... More 

White Rock, New Mexico
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Pedro and crew were top notch! Will always dive with BXTC in the future. Great boat, lots of bottom time, very safe and knowledgeable staff. Three Cheers!

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Christi C, Owner at Blue XT Sea Diving, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words Rob! It's always a pleasure to have you in Cozumel and on the boat! See you next time! More 

Fort Worth, Texas
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Tried a different dive company this time while in Cozumel, our dive master Pedro relieved himself twice in front of my mom while on the boat. The dive consisted of Pedro not swimming while diving rather us constantly swimming back to him because he was more worried about what he wanted. Arturo was great with my friends that came to... More 

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Thank Bradleywink
Christi C, Owner at Blue XT Sea Diving, responded to this review

Bradley, I am sorry that you had this experience on your one day of diving with us. As you know, I was on vacation myself during your visit but checked in with your mother and father during their dive week to see how things were going. During that time, I made special accommodations to provide a private boat for you... More 

Overland Park, Kansas
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you like slow lazy relaxing long dives,to be totally taken care of, and never have to touch your equipment, this is your dive team! Divemaster Pedro is one of the best.

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Thank Kathy L
Christi C, Owner at Blue XT Sea Diving, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience Kathy! Even though I was away on vacation during your visit, it was a joy to communicate with you throughout your trip and I know that the crew enjoyed having your positive energetic spirit on board! I know I speak for the entire crew when I say we can't wait to have... More 

Reno, Nevada
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I was traveling with a large group and, as always with herding cats, it was hard to get consensus on who would dive and when. When we made it to Cozumel I emailed Christi and she put together a special boat for us that afternoon. We are all experienced divers and our time with Pedro was perfect. He knew he... More 

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Christi C, Owner at Blue XT Sea Diving, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience and of course for diving with us. It was my pleasure to accommodate your last minute requests and I know the crew enjoyed having you on board. I'm sorry we didn't have availability for all of your dives, but I am glad we were able to work out a couple of days... More 

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