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Puerto Dive Center

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Address: on the Adoquin (Perez Gazga), Puerto Escondido, Mexico
Phone Number:
+52 954 102 7767

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Decent Diving

I have to say I was nervous after reading the other reviews on here, but the other 2 dive shops were completely booked. It ended up being a decent trip. It's true there were no... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2012
Boulder, CO

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Chur, Switzerland
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2013

The team of the puerto dive center is just amazing. So friendly and competent. You do not just go for a dive no! you will be integrated into the family of the puerto dive center and explaine you the ocean and the facts of the puerto cost in such a good way that you have to come back. thanks for... More 

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Boulder, CO
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2012

I have to say I was nervous after reading the other reviews on here, but the other 2 dive shops were completely booked. It ended up being a decent trip. It's true there were no decompression stops, though we did gradually move somewhat shallower throughout the dive. I was worried about the fishing thing from other reviews, but it didn't... More 

1 Thank nrgreen3
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38 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2012

This place was in the midst of renovation and was a bit disorganized. We had to return mid-trip to get tanks refilled as they did not have enough tanks in serviceable condition for a two-tank dive for five people. General condition of boat and equipment was only average.

1 Thank Tom A
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2012

They were friendly but it was all a bit shoddy. I hadnt dived for 6 years and they didnt worry too much about refreshing my memory and they didnt even want to see my padi card. There were 2 of us on the first dive which was murky with not much to see. I got a migraine and the girl... More 

2 Thank eddd101
San Pedro del Pinatar, Spain
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2012

I can,t bleive these people are licsended some one should look if thez reallz are, thez lie about being Divemaster, no emergencz decompression stops had to do it mz self, no back up tanks, eauipment was worn out and not kept in good order, a complete lack of saftz i recomend zou staz as far as possible from this shop... More 

2 Thank mattt m
Petersham, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2012

I selected the dive shop because it appeared that they had the best boat for diving, but I was the sole diver. the first dive was okay but mostly close to shore and on the rocks and the water was turbulent. they selected this because the others on the boat were snorkeling and so they wanted two site near by.... More 

2 Thank Karen D
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2011

My boyfriend and I are both avid divers, we have traveled several country's over the years enjoying many underwater adventures. We have spent the last 6 weeks travelling and diving Mexico with Puerto Escondido being our final stop.  We chose to go out for a dip with Puerto Dive Center based in puerto and spoke with the dive shop about... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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53 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2009

I was traveling through Mexico and decided to learn how to scuba dive. I went to the Puerto Dive Center which is just of the main street by the tourist police kiosk. The owner was quite nice and spoke perfect English. I felt very safe and had a great time throughout the learning process. The captain of the boat they... More 

4 Thank NYhitchhiker

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