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SDA - Swiss Divers Association

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Address: Cerro San Martin #325, Int. Hotel Caleta | 39390, Acapulco 39390, Mexico
Phone Number:
+52 744 482 1357
09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

SDA is a PADI 5 Star IDC Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Resort in Acapulco -...

SDA is a PADI 5 Star IDC Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Resort in Acapulco - Mexico since 1998. We offering scuba diving, snorkling, kayaking, hiking and PADI dive courses from the entry until the professional level, Divemaster, Instructor, MSDT, IDC courses, IDC Staff Instructor.

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I've been there two days and I had so much fun, the dives were amazing, the water was warm, the staff it was really nice, the place it's beautiful and quite - many locals. I... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 January 2017
Trento, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

SDA staff was pretty friendly, although no one spoke english when I was there haha. Prices are fair for a day of diving, better than most places around. The reefs weren't all that amazing although I still saw lots of aquatic life. All in all, best place to dive if your staying in the Acapulco area.

Thank Conor B
Trento, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

I've been there two days and I had so much fun, the dives were amazing, the water was warm, the staff it was really nice, the place it's beautiful and quite - many locals. I recommend SDA in Acapulco to every italian diver!

Thank CamillaItalia2
Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

very professional diving school with excellent equipment (which is not standard in Acapulco). great for beginners and advanced divers. excellent, motivated and caring dive guides. best in Acapulco!!!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Swiss Divers is situated in a bizarre location ...a derilict hotel. It feels like they should make an Agatha Christie movie here...... Picked up by Joaquin from my distant hotel was all convenient although the ride back was horrendous both days due sheer volume of traffic.....took 2.5 hours to return to hotel each day which was epic. Friendly, helpful staff,... More 

Thank LizzieG69
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Thank you TA for steering me right again! Mario and his crew did an excellent job. I got my diving certification through them, and spent 2 full days with them. They were very responsive before, during, and even after the dives. My instructor was very detailed and patient, and we went over all the aspects of my training without any... More 

Thank Paul S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

As I am German, I normally do not use words like "grea"t, "excellent" or amazing, as in our culture positive feedback is usually given reluctantly. When it comes to Mario and his SDA team "truely great" is really not only appropriate but necessary. When you are in Acapulco and you like scuba diving (or snorkeing) this is the place to... More 

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Acapulco, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

There are things to see in this lovely port. There are 38 different dive sites.The staff is very friendly and everything was well done and taken care of. We highly recommend this place!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

I was snorkeling with my Dad of 83 years. The Swiss Dive is the absolute best place to go for snorkeling. Diving with my Dad in Acapulco was also an outstanding experience. Go with these guys!!! Estaba esnorqueleando con mi Papa de 83 anos. El Swiss Dive tiene lo mejor en eso. Tambien, el buceo con mi Papa fue una... More 

Thank Andrew C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

If you want to go beyond a normal diving experience such as deep dives, night dives and advanced PADI courses this the Dive Shop for you!

Thank Erich S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Mario is very responsive and helpful via email and even better as an instructor in person. He really focused on technique and diving skills! He is a great instructor and I would recommend this dive school for everyone who wants to learn to dive. Thanks for your expertise!!!

Thank michelle l

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