Mexico Dive Holidays

Playa Del Carmen

The diving capital of the Yucatan

Playa Del Carmen is the perfect location to start exploring the Riviera Maya to the north and south. Scuba diving options are everywhere: along Playa Del Carmen’s coastline, in the nearby jungle and off on the islands. Drift diving is common in Playa del Carmen, making it easy to float effortlessly from one turtle to the next or glide along deep walls and wrecks. The same current that carries divers along also ensures great visibility. Playa Del Carmen is a magical place for divers.

Transfers are approx. 45 minutes from the airport

From December to March visitors can scuba dive with bull sharks, while from mid-May to mid-September you can snorkel with great numbers of whale sharks, the largest fish in the sea!

Where to stay

A range of hotels to suit couples, families and solo divers.

Allegro Playacar Resort

Located just south of Playa del Carmen and 40 minutes south of Cancun where a turquoise coastline plays host to swimming pool.

Star Rating: 4 all inclusive
Number of Rooms: 100
Distance to dive centre: onsite
Distance to Airport: 1 hr by car 

The Bric Hotel

Right in the heart of Playa del Carmen at the famous ‘5th Avenue’ of this beautiful town, you will find the 3* boutique hotel, The Bric.

Star Rating: 3*
Number of Rooms: 14
Distance to dive centre: 2 miles
Distance to Airport: 1 hr by car 

Hotel Iberostar Quetzal

Situated right on the beach this 5-star All-Inclusive hotel combines traditional culture with luxury. A few minutes’ walk is all it takes to the beaches.

Star Rating: 5* all inclusive
Number of Rooms: 350
Distance to dive centre: onsite
Distance to Airport: 1 hr by car 

Royal Hideaway Playacar

Adults only hotel with six swimming pools, a spa, gym and a la carte options. Located on the white sands of your own beach, this hotel is All Inclusive.

Star Rating: 5* all inclusive
Number of Rooms: 200
Distance to dive centre: onsite
Distance to Airport: 1 hr by car 

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