Centro de Buceo – Ocean El Faro


Opening Hours: 08-17.00 daily incl. public holidays
Languages spoken: Eng, Spa, Fre, Ger, Ita
Contact: info@prodiveinternational.com

 

All pool sessions are offered at the hotel pool. Until further notice, local ocean dives are conducted from an alternate location. Transportation takes approximately 20 minutes and will be organized and paid at the dive center only for a fee of US$40 for up to 4 guests. This means, if only one couple is diving, they will pay US$20 per person. Our team on site will schedule divers to dive together as much as possible to reduce this cost.

General Information

Location at hotel: On the beach to the left, on the hotel property
Distance to dive sites: 5-15 min by boat
Distance to airport Cancun: Approx. 60min by car
Child care: Yes, Mini & Teen Club
Number of staff: 4 instructors incl. 1 base leader, 2 PR, crew
Courses held in languages: English, French, Spanish, German
Qualification of dive staff: OWSI/ Dive Master Trainers and higher

Dive Base

Jetty: No
Distance to jetty: NA
Shuttle transfers included: No
Number of boats: NA
Number of Jeeps: NA
Speedboat: No
Sailing Boat: No
Local boat: No
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: at fee until further notice
House Reef Diving: No
Shore Diving: No
Jeep Diving: No
Night Dives: Yes, supplement
Non Limit Diving: No
Trimix: No
Rebreather: No
Handicapped Diving: Yes
Children Diving: Yes
Underwater Video Service: Yes

Dive Equipment

No. of complete equipment: TBC
Brand: TBC
Tank Valve: DIN with INT Adapters
Tank Size, Material: TBC, Aluminum
Tech Dive Equipment: No
Average Age of Equipment: <1 year
Kids Equipment: Yes
Special Sizes available: Yes
Recommended wetsuit: 3mm shorty

Dive Trips

Half Day Trips: Yes
Two Tank Dives: Yes
Full Day Trips: Yes
Dive Sites: ref. map
Maximum Depth: 30m
Departures per day: Local dives 4, if night dive 5
Trainings provided: PADI standards
Courses daily: Yes, from 8am
Confined water sessions: Pool onsite
Check dives required: Yes, all divers required to start with shallow dives

Safety

Nearest Deco Chamber:
Distance:
Transfer Time:
Nearest Hospital:
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:

Payment

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

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