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Akumal Dive Center

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| (next to Lolha Restaurant), Akumal 77760, Mexico
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Excellent experience

We had an Excellent experience with this dive center. I did a discovery diving in Casa Cenote after... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Auretta84
The best instructors/fabulous experience

I brought my 18 year old daughter to Akumal for her spring break. She spent the month before our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tonibluemlein
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Akumal, Mexico
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We are the Akumal Dive Center located in the main Akumal Bay, next to the Lolha Restaurant. We offer snorkel tours, rental equipment, scuba, dive classes, Open 8:00 AM TO 5:00 PM.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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| (next to Lolha Restaurant), Akumal 77760, Mexico

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had an Excellent experience with this dive center. I did a discovery diving in Casa Cenote after a very professional class on the basics of diving while my partner did a couple of PADI advanced experiences with them. The instructor was good and very...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I brought my 18 year old daughter to Akumal for her spring break. She spent the month before our trip working on her scuba certification. I researched where to take her for her open dives and chose Akumal Dive Center. I couldn't be happier with...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

You can park in various spots - either 50 Pesos for the day, or 20 Pesos per hour, depending on the particular tariff The beach is divided up into sections for snorkelling to protect the wildlife. The main area consists of a rectangular strip which...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love diving in Akumal as it is some of the easiest diving you can do. We were recommended to try this dive shop by a family friend and were generally impressed with their offerings and prices, but not as impressed with their guides. We...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

We chose akumal dive center for convenience, parking, beach front and general lack of hassle. The Akumal beachfront area is kind of a disaster now, run like a police state with "security." One morning there was actually a strike near the beach front and we...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We went on a one hour snorkel trip out to the reef with Monica as our guide. She is extremely knowledgeable, friendly and very helpful. We swam with green sea turtles and saw many types of fish. This is a great shop with great prices...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

I want highly recommend this center for their hospitality and their highly professional attitude. Our instructor was Javier. He is very professional, calm and pedagogical person. We highly recommend also to buy pictures which are taken by Tom. His pictures have always very high quality....More

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Reviewed 20 January 2018

Highly Recommended My son & I dove with Jessica. She is an excellent dive leader and set up the dives very well. We did 2 dives. Fantastic reefs and excellent route taken by Jessica to maximize the reef experience. Beautiful, healthy reefs with an abundance...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

I ventured in to the dive shop today without a reservation and within 30 minutes I was on the boat with my Dive Master Mario...who was awesome by the way! We did a two tank dive, one deep (95’) and one shallow (60’). Visibility was...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

I did 2 dives with them on the same day, also some snorkeling. Staff was friendly and helpful. Equipment was in good condition. Mario, the divemaster, was responsible and knew his way around. I would recommend for both snorkeling and scuba diving.

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Hoboken20
10 November 2017|
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Response from Lori D | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Most places take Visa or MasterCard. I found no place that takes Discover Card.
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Elizabeth K
26 December 2016|
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Response from GerardoO | Property representative |
You can't use fins for snorkeling in akumal bay, if you will dive is not a problem because the dive is out of akumal bay.
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18 November 2016|
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Response from Aldmar F | Reviewed this property |
$5 bucks.
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