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Hotel Riu Palace Bavaroo | Playa de Arena Gorda, Punta Cana, Punta Cana 22000, Dominican Republic
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Scubacaribe is the largest scuba diving and water sports center in Mexico, Costa Rica, Panama, Jamaica, Dominican Republic, Bahamas, Spain and Cape Verde. We offer a wide range of tours & activities, from scuba diving and snorkeling to windsurfing, sailing, jet skiing and among others, giving you a new adventure everyday. Discover all the offers we have for your holiday!
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“natural pool” (37 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Hotel Riu Palace Bavaroo | Playa de Arena Gorda, Punta Cana, Punta Cana 22000, Dominican Republic
+1 809-468-4855
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The team at Punta Cana are one of the best dive operations I’ve seen and miles ahead of the scuba caribe and hotel standard, with kit that’s in great condition (although BCDs need a little refresh). The downside is that local diving is poor -...More

Thank MrJackRivers
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

I started with the Open Water course here and learned to dive with Andre. He is an excellent teacher. He loves the under water environment and his enthusiasm for the coral reef and its sustainability is infectious. Because of this, I then went on to...More

Thank Frankie M
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Andre is the best instructor ever. My son was very excited when diving with him. I can definitely recommend this place for parents with young kids.

1  Thank Magdalena L
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Just returned from a vacation in Aruba and did six dives with Danny of Scuba Caribe. I am a Master and Recue diver and was very pleased with the dive selections and the attention to detail of every aspect of our dives. The fully outfitted...More

Thank gsedoruk
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Last year we tried scuba diving for the first time and decided that we would go the distance and get qualified so that we could dive anywhere if we wanted to. So after taking the e-learning package online for the theory we went to see...More

Thank Trevor V
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Last year did our discover scuba with these guys and instructor Mari at Rui Republica, This year we went to Rui Palace Macao, as we had done the e- learning for open water diver we thought we could finish off the cert with Scuba Caribe,...More

1  Thank topicMorayshire
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

I partecipated to a two tank diving excursion in Aruba. The tour was booked at Scubacaribe store situated next to the Riu Antillas pool and was selected with the specific purpouse of visiting the antilla shipwreck. During the trip to reach the site, i was...More

Thank mikepappa
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Never planned to do this trip but we had a free taster session with Wilson at the RIU Bambu Scuba Caribe shop. He was so good with my eldest who suffers a bit with ears and encouraged him so well. We decided to book the...More

Thank pete150028
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We did the Sunset trip that left at 3:30 and took out us to a snorkeling spot and then to a sand barge. Included all the equipment and drinks. The boat was very nice, staff were great and had a great time. Also was nice...More

1  Thank Janet S
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

My group of 10 couples booked two excursions with FELIX. He was amazing. He went above and beyond and answered all of our questions or concerns. Thanks so much Felix!!! I will be in DR again in NOV 2017 and I will be finding you...More

Thank Lovely N
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Response from tez09 | Reviewed this property |
you need to be confident in the water and feel comfortable. they do free try dives in pool so u can test it out. u need to be able to swim enough to keep ur self safe in the sea if there was a emergency. but u don't need to... More