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Happy Dive Center

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Wonderful dives

We had a wonderful time diving at Catalina island. The reefs where healthy with lots of fish... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Erin C
Memphis, Tennessee
Great Customer Service

Visited DR in 4/2018. Hadn't been before. Stayed in Punta Cana and selected to dive with Happy Dive... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
Richmond, Virginia
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Diving is fun and safe! More over, it is easily included in the vacation planning.You do not have any experience, would like to try diving? Then, you are in the right place!!! We are located in the Dominican Republic. We have a 100% safety record...more
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Calle Pedro Mir, Bavaro, Punta Cana 23000, Dominican Republic
+1 849-408-9047
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time diving at Catalina island. The reefs where healthy with lots of fish. Jonathan picked us up on time at our hotel. He was a great professional instructor. He pointed out a seahorse and rays. The Happy dive center staff was...More

Thank Erin C
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Visited DR in 4/2018. Hadn't been before. Stayed in Punta Cana and selected to dive with Happy Dive Center. Debbie was so accommodating via e-mail getting me scheduled for a 2 tank dive one day and the trip to Catalina a couple days later with...More

Thank nurseyvo
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Jonathan picked us in Punta Cana and drove us out to Isla Catalina. From start to finish, Jonathan was very pleasant and professional. I was scuba diving with my two daughters. I highly recommend this dive shop and Jonathan!

Thank Brett B
Reviewed 21 June 2018

I just finish 4 dive with happy dive center in bayahibe. 2 of them on Catalina Island. A few month ago I contacted Debbie with a lot a question about diving in DR and She expleaned to me all the option available , they were...More

Thank Jorge J
Reviewed 22 May 2018

During my birthday trip in 2014, we did a two dive trip with Happy Dive Center. Debbie and her husband and the staff were amazing. He boat was just down the road, short 5 minute walk from the dive shop, the staff was helpful and...More

Thank 74jason
Reviewed 16 May 2018

I had emailed and made plans with Happy Dive center to complete my certification with them in May 2018. once I landed I had no communication,I called twice ,no response. I google mapped the location and it was a short walk from my resort, It...More

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Deborah B, Owner at Happy Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

We are a dive shop. Currently we are working out of our home. I have changed the address in Tripadvisor but the map pin has not moved to the correct location. I did call back but no answer. I also emailed you to find out...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018

Debbie was great in answering my questions and setting everything up. No surprises. Jonathan was outstanding as a guide, driver to the other side of the island, and diving companion to my wife and me. I would definitely use them again for diving in the...More

Thank Patrick R
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We had a delightful day with our guide, Jonathan. He picked us up for the hour and a half drive to the best snorkeling and diving, in a clean and comfortable private vehicle. He was attentive and informative. I had not scuba’d in close to...More

Thank Ladybugjul
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Jonathan was the absolute best. It was our first time scuba diving with no certification. Jonathan was incredible and patient. He calmed my nerves and never left my side. If you are torn about trying scuba diving, do it!!!!! It will be the most amazing...More

Thank Kristi C
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Quick respons on my email from Debbie. Been to Catalina with Jonathan. Good trip in a beautiful car to Bayahibe. We were the only 2 to dive with him that day. First dive at the wall, visibility not really good. Second dive at the Aqarium,...More

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23 March 2018|
Response from Christian L | Reviewed this property |
Yes you do. Although I believe they offer an introduction to scuba as well.
13 March 2018|
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Response from Deborah B | Property representative |
Hi Adam, Are you visiting Punta Cana or Rio San Juan? Debbie
Nicolas V
6 April 2017|
Response from Deborah B | Property representative |
Thank you for your email.