Scuba Cancun is a medium size, family run dive operation based in Cancun that has over 37 years of experience providing divers with fun, safe, and unforgettable experiences scuba diving in Cancun, Cozumel and the Riviera Maya. Scuba Cancun is the oldest running dive center in Cancun and the Riviera Maya and prides itself on its excellent service and attention that result in repeat customers year after year.
The dive shop was founded by Captain Luis Hurtado who recently celebrated his 60th anniversary in commercial, military and sport scuba diving. He is the first scuba instructor to teach Scuba Diving in Cancun and still looks forward to providing each and every guest with a memorable diving experience.
We love diving and helping others dive. We're proud to have helped thousands of travellers and locals get certified or hooked on the underwater world since 1989. Always focusing on creating a FUN experience for everyone.
Our amazing location allows us to visit the most stunning diving spots like the Underwater Museum of Art MUSA, the Cozumel Island, shipwrecks and cenotes (caverns or flooded caves). During the winter months we can even take you diving with eagle rays and bull sharks!
We have plenty of certifications, from Open Water to Instructor. And specialties such as Nitrox, Navigation, Cavern, Drift and Deep Diver. We even have special events like underwater photography workshops and underwater weddings!
Their first location was in Mexico city in 2001 and currently they have subsidiaries in Isla Mujeres and Playa del Carmen where they also manage the dive activities in the Grand Velas Hotel and support the activities of “Buceando Mahahual”.
In all their dive centers they have programs for beginners, like Discover Scuba or Scuba Diver, and advanced or technical specialties. As an authorized PADI Instructor Development Center they also offer professional courses (Divemaster or Instructors) and an unequaled Internship program to introduce one to the career of diving.
Mexico's oldest and most popular hostel Pocna has since 2013 its own dive school. POCNA DIVE CENTER offers courses from Open Water through to Assistant Instructor with fully qualified PADI instructors. Their aim is to teach people to dive safely and with a respect for the environment that they are diving in.
They do special trips like Whale shark encounters, Bull sharks dives, Manta rays Dives, Sail fish run snorkel trip, Eagle Rays dive at Cozumel, National marine Parks dives Cozumel , Cancun, Puerto Morelos and the amazing Cenotes Cavern Dives for all levels. New divers can join their first two tanks dive experience and also take PADI certification course.
Mexico Divers is one of only a few registered PADI Dive Resorts on Isla Mujeres. They cater to all levels – Snorkeling trips, Discover Scuba Dives, Advanced Dives and PADI Dive Master.
They are also dedicated to reef protection and marine conservation. Their diver education program encourages environmental awareness and enforcing diving techniques that help to protect the marine environment. They actively support Project Aware Foundation, an underwater conservation movement led by divers.
Carey Dive Center on Isla Mujeres offers PADI certifications and dive training by PADI Certified Instructors. They can assist divers in a refresher course, discover scuba diving course, open water diver course, advanced open water diver course, rescue diver course or divemaster course. Gilberto provides private and small group courses to fit all needs.