Cozumel scuba diving


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Our standards encompass safety, professionalism, quality, and service.

Our aim is to create the optimal environment for our guests as we like to get when traveling, ensuring unforgettable memories both in and out of the water.

At BAREFOOT, we are not just a team, we are a close-knit family, fostering a friendly and inclusive atmosphere.




Cozumel scuba diving - No matter your scuba dive skill level

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A friend recommended this place and I’m glad they did! I did two days of diving with Inna who let me feel safe and made everything very easy and pleasant for me! Also she was a great photographer 😉 now I need to do my certification for sure.

Erin Larter

Had a great experience with Barefoot Diving! The staff were great, friendly and really helpful. Special thank you to Inna who was our dive instructor, she was amazing! Super knowledgeable and helpful and made our experience really fun! Would definitely recommend diving here!

Tia Chauhan

Perfect experience! I've been there for two dives and then decided to do advanced open waters course. The guides were extremely professional, took us to amazing sites and most importantly made sure we know our gear and improved our skills. The people in the center also talk multiple languages (Spanish, English, and even German French Hebrew etc...) which for me was really convenient. Hope to be back soon!

Lotem A

Good diving experience. Solid instructions. I came here to do a refresher course and they paired me with a solid instructor who guided us through the process and helped us get the full enjoyment from being underwater.


I went 3 days diving with them and would highly recommend them! I contacted them via WhatsApp before and the communication was very easy. The instructors are very professional and patient - also they can speak English very well. I can’t wait to dive with Barefoot again! Thank you for 3 wonderful days!

Simon Lafleur

I’d leave 10 stars if I could! Best diving crew we’ve ever been with! Ina is my favorite ever! Thank you Ina for being so amazing and making me feel safe when I had my nervous anxiety attack under water! 😂 sorry! Seriously, she’s absolutely amazing at teaching, sharing knowledge, double/triple checking all equipment and making anyone feel 110% safe! Words are just not enough for the gratitude I feel in my heart for you! ❤️ Thank you guys for the most amazing dive we had so far! The entire crew is the best and they keep the groups 2-4 max per dive master! ❤️

Melissa Madden

The staff is professional and courteous. We received equipment in excellent condition, detailed and patient instruction and a lot of fun. We saw lots of cool sea animals and the food on the boat was satisfying and delicious. Many thanks to the guide named Eyal, professional and nice all the way!!!! Absolutely recommend, and we will return to them again. Many thanks to barefoot divers

Shani Elbirt

These guys are really so amazing! Everyone is super friendly, knowledgeable, professional and safe! I booked one day and quickly extended to their 3-day dive package. We shared food, stories, laughs and they even took me to a Shabbat dinner on the island. Such a rockin’ crew - I actually cried leaving the island and these wonderful Barefoot (always) humans! How wonderful to feel so at home that your heart hurts to leave! I’ll be going back for sure!

Alena Horowitz

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Embarking on an underwater adventure is more than a mere plunge into the depths—it’s an exploration of vibrant marine life and boundless wonders. When choosing to dive with BAREFOOT Cozumel, you’re not just selecting a dive center; you’re opting for a personalized and professional experience that transforms every dive into an unforgettable journey.

BAREFOOT Cozumel stands out as a beacon of excellence in the diving world, blending a personal touch with utmost professionalism. The team comprises passionate divers who don’t just guide you through the azure waters; they share their genuine love for the ocean, making each dive an immersive learning experience.

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For the daring and experienced divers, Barefoot Dive Center offers advanced Cozumel scuba diving expeditions to some of the most challenging and rewarding sites around the island. Explore the deep caverns and thrilling drift dives that Cozumel is famed for. Our expert guides will lead you through exhilarating underwater landscapes where large pelagic fish and majestic coral gardens thrive, ensuring an unforgettable dive every time.

Welcome to Barefoot Diving Center: Your Cozumel Diving Adventure Starts Here

Dive into the spectacular underwater world of Cozumel with Barefoot Diving Center. Whether you are just beginning to explore the joys of scuba diving or you are an experienced diver seeking thrilling adventures, our center is committed to delivering exceptional Cozumel diving experiences. At Barefoot Diving Center, we emphasize safety, enjoyment, and respect for the ocean’s delicate ecosystems. Join us to explore the vibrant coral reefs and the rich marine biodiversity that make Cozumel a top diving destination globally. Book your dive with us today and experience the magic of Cozumel’s underwater marvels!


Cozumel scuba diving

Scuba Diving in Cozumel is an unforgettable experience as the island is home to more than 30 dive sites catering to all experience levels.
Among these, the Palancar Reef, part of the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, stands out for its intricate coral formations and diverse marine life. It is a must-visit spot for both beginners and advanced divers interested in Scuba Diving in Cozumel.

The Santa Rosa Wall offers an exhilarating drift dive along a stunning coral wall teeming with colorful fish, turtles, and occasional sightings of larger pelagic species. It provides an exceptional experience for Scuba Divers in Cozumel.

For those seeking a unique experience, the Cenotes of the Riviera Maya, accessible from Cozumel, offers the opportunity to dive in freshwater caves and tunnels. These showcase a different aspect of the region’s underwater beauty and add a distinctive adventure to the Scuba Diving experiences available in Cozumel.


At Barefoot Dive Center, we offer a variety of scuba diving experiences and packages to suit different budgets. The cost of scuba diving in Cozumel can vary depending on factors like the type of dive, equipment rental, and the number of dives you plan to do. For detailed pricing information, please visit our website or contact us directly. We strive to provide you with the best scuba experience while keeping our prices competitive.

While we highly recommend having scuba certification for your safety and enjoyment, we offer Discover Scuba Diving programs for beginners. These programs provide an introduction to scuba diving under the guidance of our certified instructors. However, if you want to explore the best dive sites Cozumel has to offer, obtaining scuba certification is the ideal way to ensure a safe and memorable experience.

For scuba diving in Cozumel, you will need essential equipment such as a mask, snorkel, fins, wetsuit or exposure suit (depending on the water temperature), buoyancy control device (BCD), regulator, dive computer, and tanks. At Barefoot Dive Center, we can provide all the necessary equipment for rent or purchase. Our experienced staff will ensure that you have high-quality gear for your dives.

Yes, we offer gear rentals at our dive shop in Cozumel. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced diver without your equipment, we have a wide range of well-maintained scuba gear available for rent. Our goal is to make your diving experience convenient and hassle-free, ensuring you have the best equipment for a safe and enjoyable dive in Cozumel.

Barefoot Dive Center provides a comprehensive range of scuba courses and certifications, including beginner courses like Open Water Diver and more advanced certifications like Advanced Open Water Diver, Rescue Diver, and Divemaster. We also offer specialty courses to enhance your skills and knowledge. Our scuba certification Cozumel programs are conducted by our experienced and certified instructors.

Our scuba diving courses are offered in multiple languages, including English and Spanish, to accommodate our diverse clientele. We want to ensure that all our students feel comfortable and understand the course content effectively, regardless of their native language.

Barefoot Dive Center operates seven days a week, ensuring you have the flexibility to schedule your dives at your convenience. Our operating hours are from [insert hours] to [insert hours]. Whether you prefer morning or afternoon dives, we are here to accommodate your scuba Cozumel adventure.

Our dive shop is conveniently located in [insert location], making it easily accessible for divers looking for the best dive shop in Cozumel. You can find our exact address and directions on our website or contact us for assistance.

Our scuba instructors are proficient in multiple languages, including English and Spanish. Our team is dedicated providing clear and effective communication during scuba courses and guided dives, ensuring that you receive top-quality instruction in a language you’re comfortable with.

In addition to scuba diving, Barefoot Dive Center offers a range of services, including snorkeling trips, equipment maintenance, gear sales, and even eco-friendly diving options. We aim to cater to all water enthusiasts and provide a variety of experiences beyond scuba certification Cozumel programs.

Yes, we offer refresher courses for divers who may have been out of the water for some time and want to regain their confidence and skills. Our experienced instructors will provide you with a customized refresher program to ensure you’re ready for your next dive adventure in Cozumel.

Barefoot Dive Center is open seven days a week to accommodate your diving needs. Our operating hours are from [insert hours] to [insert hours]. Whether you’re planning morning dives or afternoon excursions, we’re here to make your scuba experience in Cozumel enjoyable and convenient.

Cozumel is a fantastic scuba diving destination year-round, but the best months for diving typically fall between [insert months]. During this period, you can expect excellent visibility, comfortable water temperatures, and a thriving marine ecosystem. However, Cozumel offers fantastic diving opportunities throughout the year, so you can plan your visit based on your preferences and schedule.

We accept various payment methods at Barefoot Dive Center for your convenience. These include cash, major credit cards such as Visa and MasterCard, and other electronic payment options. We strive to make your scuba Cozumel experience as accessible and hassle-free as possible.

Yes, you can absolutely book dives and scuba courses in advance with Barefoot Dive Center. We offer the convenience of online booking through our website, or you can contact us through phone, email, or social media to make reservations. Booking in advance ensures availability and allows us to tailor your diving experience to your preferences.

Yes, we offer special group discounts and packages for larger dive groups. Whether you’re diving with friends, family, or a dive club, we can create a customized package to suit your needs. Contact us for more information and to discuss group rates.

There are certain age and health restrictions for scuba diving to ensure safety. In general, participants must be at least 10 years old for most dive activities. We also recommend that divers be in reasonably good health. Please contact us to discuss any specific health concerns or age-related inquiries, and we’ll be happy to provide guidance.