Dive Center at Catalonia Riviera Maya


Opening Hours: 08-17.00 daily incl. public holidays
Languages spoken: German, English, French, Spanish, Italian
Contact: info@prodiveinternational.com or reservations@prodiveinternational.com

General Information

Location at hotel: Directly on the beach on hotel property
Distance to dive sites: 5-10 min by boat/ entry from private yacht harbor 100m
Distance to airport Cancun: Approx. 60min by car
Child care: Yes, by hotel at no additional cost => kids 4-12!
Number of staff: 5 instructors incl. 1 base leader, 1 PR, 3 crew
Courses held in languages: German, English, French, Spanish, Italian
Qualification of dive staff: OWSI/ MSDT's and higher (no dive masters)

Avenida Xcacel Lt1, Mz18, Plano 2
Quintana Roo, 77750 Puerto Aventuras

Dive Base

Own Jetty: Yes
Distance to jetty: 100m to private yacht harbor
Shuttle transfers included: NA
Number of boats: 2
Number of Jeeps: 1
Speedboat: No
Sailing Boat: No
Local boat: Yes
Zodiac Boat: No
Assistance with equipment: Yes
Own Workshop: Yes
Own Boutique: Yes
Liability Insurance: Yes
Compressor: External fill station, unlimited amount of tanks
Nitrox: Free for Nitrox certified divers
House Reef Diving: No
Shore Diving: No
Jeep Diving: No, except for Cenotes Excursion
Nightdives: Yes, supplement includes lamp and glow stick
Non Limit Diving: No
Trimix: No
Rebreather: No
Handicapped Diving: Yes
Children Diving: Yes
Underwater Video Service: Yes

Dive Equipment

No. of complete equipment: 40
Brand: ScubaPro, Cressi
Tank Valve: DIN with INT Adapters
Tank Size, Material: 80cuft/ 12 liters, Aluminum
Tech Dive Equipment: Yes, cave gear
Average Age of Equipment: 1-2 years
Kids Equipment: Yes
Special Sizes available: Yes
Recommended wetsuit: 3mm shorty April – Oct/ 3mm long wetsuit Nov - Mar

Dive Trips

Half Day Trips: Yes
Two Tank Dives: Yes
Full Day Trips: Yes
Dive Sites: Cenotes Dos Ojos/ Chac Mool, Tortugas, Mama Viña, Paamul
Duration of transfer to site: 3 – max. 20min
Visibility: 20-35m, best between May - Aug
Maximum Depth: 30m
Highlights: Ship wreck, canyons, slopes, Cenotes in front of doorstep,
Departures per day: Local dives 4, if night dive 5
Excursions: Cenotes, Cozumel
Trainings provided: PADI standards
Courses daily: Yes, from 8am
Training dives: Local reef only
Confined water sessions: Pool onsite
Check dives required: Yes, all divers required to start with shallow dives

Safety

Nearest Deco Chamber: Playa del Carmen, SSS Chamber
Distance: 10km
Transfer Time: 10-15 min
Nearest Hospital: Playa del Carmen
Staff Training: EFR/ CPR
Equipment onboard: Marine radio, oxygen, flares & mirror, anchor, compass, life vest, fire extinguisher, floating device, decent line
Equipment at Dive Base: Marine radio, oxygen, fire extinguisher, cell phone
Deco Chamber Insurance: no charge, through our affiliation, not an official insurance, in case client has insurance, chamber will get reimbursed by insurance, if client does NOT have insurance, the chamber clinic assumes the cost for hyperbaric treatments

Payment

Cash: USD, CAN$, EURO, BP, Mexican Pesos
Credit Card: Visa, Master Card => NO Amex!

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