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Panama City Dive Center

#23 of 83 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Panama City Beach Features Animals
4823 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-6917
+1 850-235-3390
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Best Certification Training

Gomez is amazing. We are senior citizens who decided to become divers. Gomez was patient and... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2017
Gail C
via mobile
By far the best instruction and customer service we have ever recieved

My son and I were coming down to Panama City and wanted to complete our PADI checkout dives... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Jason R
Peoria, Illinois
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4823 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-6917
+1 850-235-3390

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Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Gomez is amazing. We are senior citizens who decided to become divers. Gomez was patient and thorough. He did not rush us. He is an excellent teacher who really cares about you becoming a qualified diver. We have gone on to dive 50 to 60...More

Thank Gail C
Reviewed 4 January 2017

My son and I were coming down to Panama City and wanted to complete our PADI checkout dives. Out of the 3 main dive shops Panama City Dive Center was the *ONLY* one to return my call. Mike assured us that he would make time...More

Thank Jason R
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I frequently enjoy bringing groups to SCUBA dive with Panama City Dive Center. They have excellent customer service, a great location, and a nice fleet of big boats set up well for diving. As an instructor, I'm always looking for operations that are safe and...More

Thank SunshineDiver
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Nick with Panama City dive center was outstanding. He above and beyond to make sure we were informed yet had a great time. Strongly recommend these guys.

Thank Adam W
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Great people, professional, yet casual operation. Smaller boats, so you don't feel like cattle. And the Captain - Rick and his mate - Mike took their time with each person and didn't rush anybody. The shop staff were A+++ Fantastic experience! I'll definitely be back!

Thank GoBoston09
Reviewed 24 February 2016

I am a new diver just certified in December. Went on a shore dive with this dive shop. Very friendly and felt comfortable right away. would recommend this shop and their staff when travelling to this area.

Thank happytravellor331
Reviewed 29 October 2015

This was, by far, the best dive trip I have been on to date! The Captain and Crew were kind and extremely helpful. The sites we dove were absolutely beautiful, clear, and full of marine life. Best Dive Trip ever!

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Fantastic, professional and friendly Captain and hands during two days of diving. They knew where the wrecks were and put us on some great diving. I know that I will be diving with these guys again and I highly recommend them to anyone wanting to...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

Our original plan last night was to hit the Black Bart for a night boat dive with ten divers on a competitors boat. We arrived to the boat to find the staff at work diligently trying to repair a mechanical issue at the dock so...More

Thank Drew W
Reviewed 30 September 2015

I was here to do some Rescue Diver certifications with a group from Lafayette, LA. The shop personnel were very helpful in loading the tanks into vehicles. I was able to park at the shop and ride with someone else. They were very helpful with...More

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Hi, are there tours available this 10/3 and 10/4 or 8am on 10/5.. can non swimmers participate, if yes what's the price.
3 October 2015|
Response from Jack B | Reviewed this property |
I can't answer this as I am not an employee at the dive center. I do believe they will allow non-swimmers to ride along as long as space is available. Contact the dive center as I found them to be very friendly and... More