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Huatulco Dive Center

#1 of 34 Tours in Huatulco Features Animals
Marina Chahue | Local 6, Huatulco 70989, Mexico
+52 1 958 583 4295
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Awesome diving

My wife and I wanted to try diving in the Pacific and we wound up in Huatulco. We found HDC online... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Joe T
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Gilbert, Arizona
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Very good instruction

I did the Discovery Dive with one other diver. The other diver seemed to have some problems... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ErikfromOCDM
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Gull Lake, Canada
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Marina Chahue | Local 6, Huatulco 70989, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I wanted to try diving in the Pacific and we wound up in Huatulco. We found HDC online and communicated with them via email before going. Once in the area we confirmed availability and scheduled a dive. The staff is really friendly,...More

Thank Joe T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I did the Discovery Dive with one other diver. The other diver seemed to have some problems getting going and I really thought "He's going back to the boat". I was really impressed with David and how he showed patience and worked with the diver...More

Thank ErikfromOCDM
LucaHDC, Owner at Huatulco Dive Center, responded to this review

Hello Erik! Thank you very much for taking your time to write a review about us, we are happy that you enjoyed your first underwater experience with David, he's a really good and knowledgable instructor, I'm glad you did notice that ;) We'll be more...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to Luca and crew at dive centre enjoyed the days doing the course very much .Luca and crew where very helpful at every step along the way and felt very comfortable while doing course .They are very safety conscious and professional at what they...More

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LucaHDC, Owner at Huatulco Dive Center, responded to this review

Hello Darrin, thank you buddy for choosing our dive center for your certification course! And thank you for your nice review. I hope you enjoyed your time with us! Keep diving and come to visit us soon again ;) Cheers!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second time diving with HDC. Same fantastic service. The owners and staff are wonderful, safe and attentive. We saw whales from the boat. Amazing! Marine life was very interesting. Saw many octopus, harlequin shrimp, nudibranches, decorator crab, orangutan crabs, electric rays, solider...More

1  Thank Marsha L
LucaHDC, Owner at Huatulco Dive Center, responded to this review

Hi Nigel and Marsha, thank you guy again for keep choosing our dive shop for your dives in Huatulco! As always, was a pleasure to dive with you, thank you! See you on December ;) Cheers from all the staff!

Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

My 15 year old son and myself used this dive center to get certified , It was a great experience, they are easy to find , always felt safe while training, and all were a please to visit with. I hope to make it back...More

1  Thank nagogami
LucaHDC, Owner at Huatulco Dive Center, responded to this review

Hi Dennis! Thank you very much to you guys for your review!! We hope too to see you again and dive together!! Tell Hayden to keep diving!! Cheers!

Reviewed 28 March 2017

Just Get Onboard with HDC! My wife and I and our two adult children spent a marvelous week in the Huatulco area in early March. A true highlight of the trip was spending the day boating, scuba diving, snorkeling and enjoying an all-around wonderful time...More

1  Thank Gary M
LucaHDC, Owner at Huatulco Dive Center, responded to this review

Hello Gary! Thank you very much for this great detailed review!! Ana and David spent really good day with you that day in the ocean. I'm glad your entire family had enjoy the trip onboard of our MAKO, and I'm happy to read that you...More

Reviewed 24 March 2017

Overall I was pretty happy with this shop. However I do have one complaint. As a fully certified open water diver I don't want to dive with discovery divers that have only watched a 20 minute video. I pay to have a dive master/guide on...More

1  Thank BanditTravels
LucaHDC, Owner at Huatulco Dive Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind review, we're happy that you enjoyed your 4 days of diving (8 dives in total), sad that you maybe misunderstood the situation of your last dive. The other divers was 2 Discover Scuba Diver and 1 certified diver plus...More

Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

They were wonderful to work with. Our boys finished their exam and open water dives to get certified. Luca and David did a great job with them. Then we all dove together. I would highly recommend them if you want to dive in Huatulco.

1  Thank Cindy A
LucaHDC, Owner at Huatulco Dive Center, responded to this review

Hello Cindy, thank you very much for your nice review! It was very nice to complete your sons certification course to make the family Anderson dive together!! We hope to see you next time! Keep diving together! Cheers!

Reviewed 20 March 2017

I went diving a few times with Huatulco Dive Center while I was in town. Their boat was super clean, new and very nice. The staff was amazing! SO friendly and so helpful. Everything from the booking to the diving was above expectations. I also...More

1  Thank holly4scuba
LucaHDC, Owner at Huatulco Dive Center, responded to this review

Hi Holly!! Thank you very much for this amazing review from you! It's very gratifying to read this words from a very experience diver that has had many other experiences with dive shops around the world, and know that you think that about ours, well,...More

Reviewed 17 March 2017

I found this dive centre on TripAdvisor and with both of my daughters wanting to get certified emailed. Ana was incredibly helpful and arranged everything prior to our trip. Once there David was incredibly patient and helpful with both of my daughters and I had...More

1  Thank geb11
LucaHDC, Owner at Huatulco Dive Center, responded to this review

Hello Glen, thank you for this nice review! We are glad you felt comfortable with us, thank you for your trust. It was very nice to meet you and your girls, they did it great during their certification course. I hope you guys will come...More

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Hi in Huatulco looking for info on if you guys have a daytime office and where not having much luck with cabs they want to go to an office down town la crechita but it's not open during day by looks of things not sure if this is yours or not either looking for info on getting dive training for new divers Thanks Darrin
20 April 2017|
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Response from LucaHDC | Property representative |
Hello Darrin, thank you for your message! Our dive center is located inside of the Marina Chahué, the private marina of Huatulco (we don't have any office at downtown) We are open every day from 8am until 4pm from Monday to... More
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Hi in Huatulco looking for info on if you guys have a daytime office and where not having much luck with cabs they want to go to an office down town la crechita but it's not open during day by looks of things not sure if this is yours or not either looking for info on getting dive training for new divers Thanks Darrin
20 April 2017|
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Response from Gary M | Reviewed this property |
sorry...just saw this, there shop is right on the marina front of Marina Chahue...i know they have been very busy due to the Easter holiday so hard to get a hold of...dont look downtown Cruccecita...go right to the building... More
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Paul D
Hi there. I've never been to Huatulco. Just wondering do I need to take a cab to your shop everyday to dive or is there hotel pickup? Thinking of staying at Barcelo. Thanks
8 March 2017|
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Response from LucaHDC | Property representative |
Hello, we provide a pick up service from your hotel to the dive center back and forward. Please send us an e-mail to book your dives with all the details (dates of your stay, number of days you want to dive... More
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