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#31 of 240 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Playa del Carmen Features Animals
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
+1 809-552-1435
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Scubacaribe specializes in providing a complete range of water sports and activities for hotels and resorts. The company was formed in 1991 when it began operating and providing services for the Riu Hotels in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. Since then we've grown continuously, providing service to the most prestigious hotels in the largest Caribbean vacation destinations. Our fast growth is based on a philosophy of always implementing the latest and best technology available. Our mission is to satisfy clients by providing a wide range of water sports such as scuba diving, snorkeling, windsurf, sailing, rowing, parasailing and a variety of aquatic excursions. Everything we do is executed with the highest regard for personal safety standards. Respect for the environment and a commitment to the local communities where we operate is of prime importance for us. We operate within an established corporate code of conduct, encouraging community relations and training local personnel for management positions, which also helps to improve overall administrative efficiency.
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  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“riu palace” (42 reviews)
“scuba caribe” (189 reviews)
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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
+1 809-552-1435
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I would highly recommend booking all trips with this company. Eric was amazing so helpful and friendly. So much cheaper than booking with Thomson rep. We were a group 14 of mixed aged so different trips were required. Eric talked us through and worked out...More

Thank Jackie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Scuba Caribe in Playa Bayahibe, Dominican Republic, is a well-equipped and well-run dive operation. The boats are spacious pontoon boats with plenty of freeboard to keep you (and your dry stuff like camera batteries, towel and clothes) dry from splashes on the short rides to...More

Thank DCo1960
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time in Mexico and thanks to Scuba Caribe we had a fantastic holiday!! Big thanks to our hotel rep Cecilio who organised everything and provided us with excellent service! Good prices for outstanding activities and would highly recommended going with Scuba Caribe! Best holiday...More

Thank sam5859
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Great: Went with a group of 7 first time scuba divers and 7 snorkelers, and everyone (accept my seasick wife) loved it. Emara and Juan Carlos were our instructors. These two did an amazing job making us feel safe and comfortable with diving. There...More

Thank Ryan H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Riu Yucatan so all we had to do was walk onto the beach and the dive shop was there. My Father-in-law had booked a dive package of 20 dives spread over 2 weeks between him, myself and my Fiancé (now wife...More

Thank chippo88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Coming from Tulum where there's no boat allowed, I was excited to spend a day on one. We went on the snorkel in Isla Mujeres tour. The staff on that boat was extremely attentive to everyone's needs, super fun and organized, dancing around.... just great...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my girlfriend booked 3 tours with scuba caribe through a very friendly and informative staff member called Omar and he became a very good friend around the resort. When Sucba diving we had an amazing teacher called Ian who helped us become certified...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ian was amazing, showed us a lot of cool spots on the dive. I recommend it, is very easy going and very teachfull. He speak portugues (kind of) enought for a good conversation :)

Thank Pedro T
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Although I had numerous dives under my belt I hadn't dove in over a decade. The refresher class in the pool was thorough and invaluable. Didn't have the greatest dive conditions (no fault of company) but it was still great to be in the water...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2017

Shop personnel were unorganized, didn't have any of my information even though I booked dive date a couple of months in advance. Attempted to charge me a different price than I was quoted. Was told that they would let me know what time my dive...More

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Paulina_scubacaribe, Marketing Manager at ScubaCaribe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good afternoon, Thank you for your review and sorry for your negative experience with us. We are taking your comments in account so that no client experience that situation in the future about online bookings. Nevertheless, we always tell clients to visit our dive shop...More

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5 February 2017|
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Response from Paulina_scubacaribe | Property representative |
Hi Anthony, You can still do it as a non/poor swimmer, as we provide life jackets, and should be enough. Our snorkel guide is always watching after the customers. A rope could be provided if needed too, no problem. The... More
2 September 2016|
Response from rocketronaldo | Reviewed this property |
We booked with the scubacaribe rep at the rui palace mexico in playa del carmen. Im not sure what package it was - we paid about £50 each I think Hope that helps