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Catalina Divers Supply is a 54 year old business operating on the historic Green Pleasure Pier in Avalon, Catalina Island. We offer world class scuba diving and snorkeling from the #1 rated shore dive in the western United States-Casino Point...more
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7 Green Pleasure Pier, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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+1 310-510-0330
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was our first time snorkeling, and Mark’s clear instructions and guidance made it easy. He explained everything clearly, told us what to expect every step of the way, and then gave us the freedom to explore the dive park.

Thank John G
Reviewed 6 days ago

I signed up with my 28 year old son for the 2 day open water cert. class. Mark was our assigned instructor. He has amazing knowledge and is very clear in his instruction above and below the surface, teaching for some 40 years. As he...More

1  Thank chirotor
swccatalina, marketing liaison at Catalina Divers Supply, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Congratulations! Glad to hear Mark helped you realize this goal and happy you were able to finish. You'll be looking forward to many years exploring the underwater world and we hope you'll return to do some of that exploring with us.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I booked a 2 tank boat dive with Catalina Divers Supply while visiting the island. The crew was extremely helpful, friendly, and very professional. Our first dive was at Shiprock and our second was at the Quarry. The boat is very well...More

1  Thank Jamie B
swccatalina, Marketing liaison at Catalina Divers Supply, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your boat dive with us. Glad to hear that the crew was helpful and friendly -- that's what we want to hear. We'll be looking forward to your next visit, but I am sorry to hear about your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I signed up for a guided dive and on our first dive we had Jeff as our guide. He was absolutely fantastic. He was helpful in every step of the way. Got our gear ready for us, everything Was perfect. Showed us...More

1  Thank Curiosity772651
swccatalina, marketing liaison at Catalina Divers Supply, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad to hear you enjoyed your time with both guides -- they are great. Hopefully you will come see us again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great diving site. Dives vary depending on seasons and time of day. Early or late is most fun. Mid - day during the Summer is busy with dive clubs and new divers everywhere. Joel; our guide helped our group of six divers have a fun...More

Thank SMOgal
swccatalina, marketing liaison at Catalina Divers Supply, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for sharing your experiences. Happy you had fun. If you like to avoid the crowds, mid-week diving is great.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

These guys are amazing our guides Jeff and Mark were awesome Jeff had over 20000 dives he’s pretty much Aquaman Mark has been diving forever too made sure everyone was comfortable before we dropped in, we had one guy that hadn’t dived in 10 years...More

Thank jarboogie
swccatalina, marketing liaison at Catalina Divers Supply, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Happy to hear you'll be introducing your sons to the underwater world with us. Thanks for taking the time to write a review!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a guided dive in the diving park, and then we rented equipment to dive a few times in the diving park. After that we also carried out a boat dive. Our two dive masters, Mark and Chris are great. They are professional, enthusiastic...More

Thank zhangjianzhuifeng
swccatalina, marketing liaison at Catalina Divers Supply, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review. Glad you had a great time diving on the island, sounds like it was an awesome trip. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My brothers and I drove 15 hours total to get this unique opportunity to dive with an instructor named Joel . He didn’t disappoint as he found all the hidden creatures for us to look at and made us feel very comfortable on our first...More

Thank Clarg
swccatalina, marketing liaison at Catalina Divers Supply, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Glad the drive was worth it and you enjoyed your first ocean dive. Hopefully you'll get a chance to dive with us again soon.

Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Robert from Catalina Dive was great! the sanctuary around the casino is so full of fish and sea life it was a great dive. I had a little bit of trouble catching my breath and Robert was so calm and got everybody to the surface...More

Thank Jeannette B
swccatalina, marketing liaison at Catalina Divers Supply, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Glad to hear you enjoyed your time underwater. Come back and dive with us again soon.

Reviewed 1 September 2018

My wife and I celebrated our 8th anniversary by coming back to Catalina. We did a SNUBA tour with Catalina Divers Supply when it used to be know as Catalina Scuba Luv and they were great in 2014. I remembered that a SCUBA Tour was...More

Thank Marc S
swccatalina, Marketing liaison at Catalina Divers Supply, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Glad your enjoyed your Discover Scuba experience and hope you'll continue to explore the underwater world with a certification. There's a whole world of diving adventures waiting for you.

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Richie G
26 June 2018|
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Response from graysby | Reviewed this property |
Contact a dive shop in your area. They have programs for certifying kids. I would not recommend diving without proper training.
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