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Punta Uva Beach | Gandoca Manzanillo National Wildlife Refuge, Manzanillo, Costa Rica
+506 2759 9191
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Today I did two great dives with this center. We saw two turtles, a seahorse, and eagle ray and more! It was really wonderfull! The instructor was very nice, like the other people that I met there. Very nice experience!

1  Thank Anneke V
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

The staff was incredibly friendly and helpful and we had two wonderful dives with 40 to 50 feet of visibility. There's really not that much to see in the ocean but it's still really a good place to practice your dives and the scenery is...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

A group of 7 of us, including 3 teens, stayed in punta uva fur 10 days. We stopped at the dive shop on our first day and were told the ocean was too rough to dive and to check back in three days. Our house...More

2  Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

They were very accommodating. The scuba season just ended but they agreed to take me out for the last dive of the season. Visibility was horrible but that's not their fault. The dive instructor (I cannot remember his name but he was a nice Italian...More

Thank Holly F
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Guillermo and Francisco were really wonderful with me and my two children. I'm a Dive Master and wanted to enjoy. Unfortunately, the visibility was really bad (7 meters) and this was very disappointing. My children (Assia 10 years old and Mattia 12) were supposed to...More

Thank SolenD5
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I dove in mid-May '17 and was lucky to have calm morning glass the day I decided to dive so had visibility around 30-35 feet. First dive was at Black Coral with depth at 80ft and second at the Earthquake & Aftershock which was around...More

Thank Ted Y
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I had the best time with Guillermo, Francisco and Osvaldo. I couldnt have asked for better conditions to do the open water certification, they are all very friendly, knowledgeable and patient. The visibility was great and we saw lots of marine wildlife. I couldnt recommend...More

1  Thank Tara V
Reviewed 31 March 2017

This outfit is scenically located near the beach and features great people but does not have a dock so uses fishing boats to get out to the dive sites. I did a two tank morning dive and was greatly disappointed by the terrible visibility (10-25...More

2  Thank Dan_from_Maryland
Reviewed 15 March 2017

First of all friendly. Second of all professional, although a bit too relaxed sometimes. One of us would enjoy the dives much more, if she were instructed to inflate the BCD more than once when descending. The corals would also appreciate that ;) The gear...More

1  Thank KatarzynaPe
Reviewed 19 November 2016

I loved that place. Just learnt diving and did my certifications at the Punta Uva Dive Center is never the supervision of Guillermo. Very friendly, helpful and patient staff. Short ways/boat trips to the dive sites. Trustworthy and well maintained material. Dive sites very interesting...More

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