A PADI IDC Gold Palm Center which offers the highest standard in diving, you can participate in daily open water or specialty dives, gain some training, and even stay at their own private hotel.
The guides at Pocea Mexico speak English, Spanish, and French. They only allow four to dive divers per guide, and are known for their personalized service because of it.
Back at the center there are two classrooms, a swimming pool, a storage room, a freshwater rising tank, changing rooms, showers, and restrooms.
Two tank dives in Playa del Carmen are $89, but if you're interested in cenote diving the price jumps up to $110(USD). If you need to rent equipment, the cost is $10(USD) a day.
First time divers will need to complete the Discover Scuba course before they can participate. The price is $95(USD). Phocea Mexico also hosts all of the standard PADI courses, which could cost anywhere from $110 to $509(USD) depending on the intensity of the course.
The center ha two boat in operation. Sin Limites, which holds up to 16 divers and No Limit which can carry 10. Each is fully equipped for all of your dive and safety needs.
For more information about diving in the Caribbean, including interesting suggestions and tips for both experienced divers and newcomers to the sport, check out this extensive Caribbean diving page.
Set in the heart of downtown Playa del Carmen, Phocea Mexico is on the premises of Hotel Colibri, and can serve residents and travelers who want to dive during their vacation in this neighborhood or nearby.
Location: North First Avenue, downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Phone: (984) 873-1210
Secondary Phone: (984) 873-1024
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