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Mares Dive Center

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Malecon Julio Izurieta | Malecon Julio Izurieta, Hotel Ruta del Sol, Oficina 1, Puerto Lopez 131950, Ecuador
+593 96 856 6058
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Best dive Center on the Coast

We went diving with Pablo and his crew and they were fabulous! They made the day fun, we saw so... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
Naomi S
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Best dive center and service!

I was planing to do one day of diving in Puerto Lopez with the Mares Dive Center. In fact I ended... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
Silas S
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Malecon Julio Izurieta | Malecon Julio Izurieta, Hotel Ruta del Sol, Oficina 1, Puerto Lopez 131950, Ecuador
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We went diving with Pablo and his crew and they were fabulous! They made the day fun, we saw so much, including a mola mola at a cleaning station! We enjoyed our time with Pablo so much, that I on a got my Advanced Open...More

Thank Naomi S
Pablo W, Propietario at Mares Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you so much Naomi to share your experience with all, and thanks for trust in us.. we wait for you this year again for more adventures.. Regards Cris And Pablo

Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

I was planing to do one day of diving in Puerto Lopez with the Mares Dive Center. In fact I ended up with staying for an entire week in their great accommodation directly at the beach. The people were all super friendly and nice! The...More

Thank Silas S
Pablo W, Propietario at Mares Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Hi Silas, after a week with us you and Annik are part of the FAMILY, both of you are welcome to stay and dive with us when ever you want, we are sure both of you are coming back soon and share more incredible dives...More

Reviewed 28 July 2017

This is our second time with Mares, there are not better than them. Attended by its own owners. Very nice people!!! . They have their own boat and excellent dive equipment. My wife and kids enjoy so much the dive with the turtles and giant...More

Thank cerb2008
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Since allmost every dive center uses the similar prices to dive, this is a good choice. We had to be there at 8, so we missed the free breakfast at our hostel. The diving company offered us breakfast instead. We had a good boat and...More

Thank Tim D
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I dove with several diving centres while in Puerto Lopez but Mares where the best! All the equipment was in very good condition, the boat was a good size and the crew were all super friendly! A special thanks to dive master Francisco😊. And the...More

Thank Emma T
Reviewed 21 July 2016

New owners and staff are super friendly while very professional. The equipment is either brand new or in excellent condition. The staff makes sure you feel comfortable in and out of the water. Our dive was at Isla de La Plata. We went to see...More

1  Thank jord_cantos
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Great service, great place, Puerto lopez is a beatutifull place, its a no brainer... if you havent scube dive, you should try it.

1  Thank Joserodrigocoronel
Reviewed 19 January 2015

I dove with Mares Dive Center at Isla de la Plata. It was a fun dive organized for certified divers. Originally, I wanted to dive with Exploramar (5* PADI), but they did not have enough people signed up for their boat. Mares was well organized...More

2  Thank Jack D
Reviewed 24 September 2013

I wanted to scuba dive for years, and unfortunately didn't have enough to get certified on this trip! However they did the full training with me, videos, swimming pool, ETC. I did two dives that went great! The online special said 99$ though they told...More

1  Thank KaitlinAnn
Reviewed 4 September 2013

I had wanted to dive with Exploromar since they are PADI certified, but they were participating in some study and were booked with people for a few months. Since they had no availability, they walked me over to Mares Dive Center. The boat trip and...More

2  Thank zannapetite
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