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Carey Dive Center

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Calle Matamoros # 13-A, Isla Mujeres 77440, Mexico
+52 998 877 0763
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Good thing the water is beautiful!

Looking for a dive shop and new to the island. Friend wanted to do his discovery dive...so we did... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Salty_Chick11
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Gilberto wants the best experience for you!

My wife and I stopped into the dive shop because we were concern about how our trip would turn out... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Chris W
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Wichita, Kansas
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Carey Dive Center PADI Dive Resort #23814 is one of the most well-established and experienced dive shops on the island. We specialize in PADI diving courses, families, groups and private trips. We not only offer diving, but also snorkeling, fishing, whale shark tours and cenote excursions. Gilberto Pat Hoil is the PADI scuba dive instructor and owner at Carey Dive Center. He has been awarded by PADI for 20 years of outstanding service. He is one of the most experienced scuba dive instructors in Isla Mujeres.
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“whale sharks” (17 reviews)
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Calle Matamoros # 13-A, Isla Mujeres 77440, Mexico
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+52 998 877 0763

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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Looking for a dive shop and new to the island. Friend wanted to do his discovery dive...so we did! They told us we could pay by card, 2 tanks, and be back at shop around 13:00. Friend did his stuff and came back to our...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

My wife and I stopped into the dive shop because we were concern about how our trip would turn out with the recent storms. Gilberto asked us to sit down and went over all the options to ensure us a great experience over next 5...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I scheduled a two tank dive recently. We both have about eight that's under our belt. We are not totally inexperienced but we are still somewhat new to the sport. We were traveling from the States and so we needed to read...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is a great place to go if you're a solo female traveler and like to be harassed. One of the divemasters kept making advances one of their female clientele and using her gear as an excuse to touch her. She refused him continuously to...More

Thank Vagabond Vince V
KittyMoPink, Public Relations Manager at Carey Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Vince, we cater for many female solo travellers at our dive shop and we have not received a complaint from any of them about the conduct of our dive masters. We will of course remind our dive masters to treat all our female customers with...More

Reviewed 5 May 2017

We are not new to snorkeling and diving in this region. We know that weather conditions can keep the boats in the ports. So when we called this company and asked about the conditions we were told the sea was calm and took our reservation...More

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KittyMoPink, Public Relations Manager at Carey Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

We are sorry you were not able to complete a trip with us on your expected day. When the harbour master closes the port, which was the case on the day you visited, then all small pleasure craft are prohibited from going outside of the...More

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Everyone at the shop is professional and helpful. They will tailor your dives to meet your skill level.I have used them for many years and never been disappointed. Last week we had a great dive on the east side of the island and saw several...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

After scuba diving (6x mornings) with Gilberto and hus team last summer, this time, we booked a 4 person snorkel trip to el Farito with Carey. We had the boat to ourselves and my sister and husband who weren't very familiar with snorkeling felt safe...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 6 April 2017

I contacted Gilbert several weeks before a vacation to the island asking details about getting my kids certified in SCUBA. He was very helpful each time I called with questions and was always very professional. My kids are 13, 16 and 18. Gilbert runs a...More

Thank mwnate
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Our family of four including two teenage boys certified with Carey Dive Center. The staff was professional, safe, attentive, and fun. We will definitely return here again if we get back to Isla Mujeres and absolutely recommend it to anyone traveling to Isla wanting to...More

Thank Lucy G
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Gilberto (owner), Rodolfo (Dive Master) and Abierto (Boat pilot) all did a great job in planning, preparing, and executing the dives in a safe and secure fashion. It was clear that they really know the area and dive sites and not only that they want...More

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SHARON N
15 January 2017|
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Response from KittyMoPink | Property representative |
Hello, We prefer that divers commence their dive trips at our dive shop. But in special circumstances we can pick people up with our boat. If the hotel or private house has a dock that allows private boats to pick up their... More
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mdunkak
7 July 2016|
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Response from KittyMoPink | Property representative |
Hello, thanks for contacting us, yes we do have availability and we can take you. Please go to the Carey Dive Center website and there you will find our contact email so you can email us a confirmation. Thank you.
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Chris U
15 April 2016|
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Response from KittyMoPink | Property representative |
Are you asking if there is coral at Isla Mujeres? Of course. Yes.
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