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Panama City Dive Center

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4823 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-6917
+1 850-235-3390
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Excellent Staff and Service

This was my second time working through this dive shop for a scuba diving trip. They were very good... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BurtonB748
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Louisiana
disappointed

disappointing, one of the dive staff went down with divers with a spear gun. shoots a very small... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Eric F
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Experienced Full Service Dive Shop with Panama City's most knowledgeable, helpful & fun loving staff... Boat Charters, Scuba Classes, Equipment Sales, Rentals & Maintenance.... We've done it all for 30+ years!
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good11%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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4823 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-6917
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+1 850-235-3390

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second time working through this dive shop for a scuba diving trip. They were very good at working with the dive boat captains to make sure we got to go out even though the weather was not in our favor to go...More

Thank BurtonB748
PCDC_1983, PCDC at Panama City Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We're glad you had a good time. Looking forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

disappointing, one of the dive staff went down with divers with a spear gun. shoots a very small amberjack which was very out of season and way to small even if in season. If they dont know regulations dont take a spear gun. then the...More

Thank Eric F
PCDC_1983, PCDC at Panama City Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

PCDC1983, staff at Panama City Dive Center, responded to this review, Sep 25, 2017 Hello Eric, very sorry you had an uncomfortable experience on one of our boats. We take this very serious and strive to makes sure everyone has a great experience on our...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

We dove with PCDC two days this past week. Five dives total. The boat Reef Runner was a great size for our group. Very much under capacity. They have cold water and an ice cooler. Bring some snacks and Gatorade if you want. The galley(?)...More

Thank Craig W
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Great trip with PCDC shop. Great office operation and boat staff. The captain and dive master (Ian) were outstanding. We were on Reef Runner with about 10 pax. Good operation, great briefing, and preparation supporting my Rescue Diver open water portion. My wife's first non-valet...More

Thank Rbs7562
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We've gone diving with PCDC for a few decades off and on now, but even if you're not going on a dive trip with them or taking classes, they're very helpful and friendly. This trip to PCB, I only needed a snorkel keeper and some...More

Thank Bridget P
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I've been diving with Panama City Dive Center for 10 years and they take very good care of me and all aboard. I'm a senior (age) and need a little extra help getting back on board. Dove the Black Bart and Chickasaw last Monday and...More

Thank Gloria R
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
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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
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