Welcome to Scuba Playa Dive Shop!

Scuba Playa is delighted to announce the launch of its PRO Academy specializing in PADI Professional Training such as Divemaster and Instructor Courses. Check out our new PRO Academy website today ! www.scubaplayaproacademy.com 

Located in Playa del Carmen, heart of the Riviera Maya, Mexico, our goal is to make your diving experience the best it can be. If you are an experienced diver, or a novice looking for a new and exciting adventure, our small groups and personal service will have something special  to fit your specific diving and snorkeling needs.

At SCUBA PLAYA, a  5 star PADI IDC Dive Center and PADI TecRec Center, we guarantee the full compliance of diving standards, which means you will receive the highest available levels of diving education, making us a leading dive shop in Mexico, and particularly in Playa del Carmen.


With a maximum of 4 divers per instructor  in all our courses and local diving, and a full time PADI Course Director, we guarantee the highest levels in quality, safety, personalized attention  and customer service.

Diving and snorkeling are top attractions  when visiting Playa del Carmen, a privileged travel destination due to its wide variety of activities and places of interest. When taking care of your diving and snorkeling needs, we do it even better!


We offer a wide variety of diving and snorkeling activities: Discover Scuba Diving, morning 2-tank dives, afternoon 1 & 2 tank dives, cenote 2-tank dives, Cozumel 2-tank dives, snorkeling trips, all levels of PADI courses and certifications, PADI IDC, DSAT TecRec and Trimix diving and certifications, IANTD full cave diving and certification, IANTD rebreather diving and certification,  seasonal Whale Shark snorkeling and bull shark diving trips.


Diving or snorkeling at SCUBA PLAYA is simple: if you are looking for a snorkeling trip, or for our entry-level PADI courses, just bring a bathing suit and a towel and we will provide everything else. If you are a certified diver looking for some fun dives, or if you want to increase your diving education, both in recreational and in technical diving, we will make a plan to fit your needs.