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Address: Calle Matamoros # 13-A, Isla Mujeres 77440, Mexico
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Carey Dive Center PADI Dive Resort #23814 is one of the most...

Carey Dive Center PADI Dive Resort #23814 is one of the most well-established and experienced dive shops on the island. We specialize in PADI diving courses, families, groups and private trips. We not only offer diving, but also snorkeling, fishing, whale shark tours and cenote excursions. Gilberto Pat Hoil is the PADI scuba dive instructor and owner at Carey Dive Center. He has been awarded by PADI for 20 years of outstanding service. He is one of the most experienced scuba dive instructors in Isla Mujeres.

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We spent the Day Gilberto and his Crew Diving. There was 8 in our Party 4 Divers 4 Snorklers they Chartered one of there Boats just for our Party. They lay back relaxed under Sold... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 November 2014
Ron F
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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2014 via mobile

We spent the Day Gilberto and his Crew Diving. There was 8 in our Party 4 Divers 4 Snorklers they Chartered one of there Boats just for our Party. They lay back relaxed under Sold and Delivered. 2 off our Divers were on first Ocean Dives and they felt relaxed and really enjoyed the Day. No pressure asked how much... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2014 via mobile

What a great experience diving with this company. The staff are great and attentive.... And the diving spectacular. Thanks for a memorable experience. Will recommend this dive shop to anyone wanting to dive from Isla Mujeres

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2014

On our last trip to Isla Mujeres we used the Carey Dive center for 2 trips, one Whale shark tour and one discover scuba trip. The whale shark tour was great, highly recommended. The next day I took my 13yo for her first ever scuba experience. We went out with Rudolpho and what a great experience it was for everyone.... More 

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Sultan, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2014

The title says it all! We did shallow dives, we did deep dives, we did wreck dives, we did reef dives. We dove in the morning, we dove in the night. All of our dives were full of fish and coral, with great visibility. Gilberto and Rudolpho have a keen eye for spotting the smalls and knowing just the right... More 

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colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2014

We booked our diving with Carey after reading reviews on Tripadvisor which proved to be a great choice. Gilberto was expecting us-we did have to wait, but hey it's Mexico and he told us of a great place for a bite to eat while they switched out the dive gear. We were over to the island for just 2 nights... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2014

Hello all! I used to scuba dive back in high school back when Lincoln was President (kidding...but just sort of). Life happened and it was not until 2007 that I had the chance to go through the course again and "re-certify". My daughter and I did our Open Water Referral Dives at Carey at that time and had such a... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2014 via mobile

Did 3 dives with them and: - 2 times 30 minutes to late on appointment. - wrong material with him (wrong fins) - material (breather) broke of on 25meters!!!!!! - ended nightdive (only 2 divers) with 1500psi... DiveMaster (Ed) wasn't motivated... With more than 250dives worldwide was this a BIG DISSAPOINTMENT!!!

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KittyMoPink, Public Relations Manager at Carey Dive Center, responded to this review

We are sorry that you did not have a good experience diving with us. We will take your comments into consideration. The safety of our dive center and the upkeep of good quality dive equipment is our number one priority. More 

Park City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2014

Gilberto was great. Took my 13 and 16 year old to dive and Gilberto took great care of us. we did a night dive, first for the boys and G really took care of them. G has a great eye and pointed out Lobsters, turtles, eels, crabs, octypus. We dove the next day on a wreck and my son could... More 

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Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

Gilbert and the crew really hooked us up on a great whale shark tour. We brought 7 new people who have dove all over the world and have never seen anythng like the whale sharks of mujures. The best is town we will return and bring more . Thanks Again The Kramers

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

My wife and I along with my two teens had a great time with the staff at Carey. We all snorkeled at The Little Lighthouse. We were the only ones on the boat and they were great. After spending about 30 min there, w went to Atlantis. A wonderful place to dive and snorkel. My wife and I went with... More 

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