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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overall our experience was very good! However, I’m not sure I’d recommend this outfit again or revisit in the future. Our first day of dives were around playa and those occurred without issue or event. Our guide was rafe and he was very nice. On...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Angelica B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So happy to return since our last visit in 2016. We were not staying in Playa del Carmen this trip and could have easily saved taxi fare diving from Riviera Maya area resorts but would then have missed out diving with the best dive shop/best...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

November 2017 was my first experience with ScubaPlaya - and if you've already reached out to them, you know that "your" customer experience means the world to them - in other words, for everyone that's already contacted them knows, you experienced world-class customer service. And...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mark C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff knowledgeable and very professional. We had a great two tank dive just outside of Playa and would recommend this to anyone looking for a great dive operation.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Scuba Playa is a brilliant dive shop and I highly recommend it if you are in the area. I visited from Scotland in July. Pablo was extremely welcoming and accommodating with regards to schedules. The centre is very safety conscious and there are no egos...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Scuba Playa D, Owner at Scuba Playa Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. We really enjoyed having you and your family here and sharing with you what we love the most. We hope to have the opportunity to dive with you again in the near future and share with you more...More

Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Certification/Playa Reef/Tulum Cenotes/Cozumel Wall/Bull Shark dives all in my first week and all with Scuba Playa!! Ok I’m just a beginner, but after completing my PADI certification and doing the pool and open water training at Scuba Playa, I feel like I got lucky having...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DrManuG
Scuba Playa D, Owner at Scuba Playa Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

WOW WOW WOW WOW! Thank you very much for your review. THIS is exactly why we love what we do and we do it the way we do it. Comment like yours are 100% FUEL to us. Most of all, we want to welcome you...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

I had had a bad experience the first time I took diving lessons (30 years ago in another place) So I was hesistant to try it again... I decided to go because Scuba Playa was highly recommended, and I am so happy I did. Stein...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rojkind
AnitaR R, Owner at Scuba Playa Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. The Scuba Playa team enjoyed having you and your son, and we are definitely looking forward to welcoming both of you back for your full Open Water certification!

Reviewed 9 September 2018

This review is WAY belated, and I feel so bad that I'm only now posting this review of Scuba Playa. And to be honest, it's only because we're nearing our second dive vacation to Playa del Carmen - and I recalled that I broke a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Mark C
AnitaR R, Owner at Scuba Playa Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a detailed review. It is never late! I am sure Pablo and Stein will have huge smiles today, as this is their biggest reward. We are all looking forward to having you back soon!

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

I dove with Scuba playa and planned to dive the Pit and Dos Ojos. We dove the pit but our guide, Marco, recommended the Tajma Ha instead as Dos Ojos was very busy. It was the BEST suggestion because i wanted to take photographs without...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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AnitaR R, Owner at Scuba Playa Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Thank you very much for diving with us and for taking the time to write a review. I hope you got some amazing pictures! Looking forward to diving with you again in the near future

Reviewed 27 August 2018

After almost 25 years of diving, I have never been too sure about cave diving. But after 2 days (4 dives) I have been captivated by this magical and mysterious world. Thanks to Marco for introducing us to such an amazing experience. We will most...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tracey W
AnitaR R, Owner at Scuba Playa Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Thank you very much for diving with us and for taking the time to write a review. The cenotes are spectacular and I am very glad you discovered them. Can’t wait to take you to dive again in other cenotes!

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Hoang L
29 July 2017|
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Response from Rebecca G | Reviewed this property |
Technically, yes, you are certified. If you are inexperienced and it's been two years you can ask for a refresher course, which is usually just a couple hours than you go out diving. They do a lot of drift diving so if you... More
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Somehow we did not see your question such a long time ago. Our apologies for not having answered.
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