Blue water diving
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Welcome to Blue Water Diving

Scuba Diving in Gran Canaria is a very popular activity for holiday makers and visitors, with Blue Water Diving we can make sure your Scuba experience is an incredible one. We offer many different courses and activities for all ages and all experience of divers, whether this is your first dive or your 100th dive we have something for you.

Gran Canaria also has many beautiful Scuba Diving locations that will take your breathe away as well as some Shipwreck dives that might interest you. So look no further for your Gran Canaria Scuba Diving experience than Blue Water Diving, get in touch and our friendly and professional staff will be more than welcoming and give you all the information you need for your trip.

Our Dive Sites

Take a look at all the beautiful places that we use to dive and see which one is best for you and your dive.


Rescue Diver Course - Puerto Rico - Gran Canaria

Learn to dive

We offer a range of PADI diving courses to suit every persons level and we cater for ages 8 years and above.


Special offers

If you haven't decided which course to take or what tour to book, why not have a look at the spcial offers available.


qualified scuba divers

Qualified divers

Join one of Blue Water's guides, we have a wide range of reefs, wreck and walls that will suit all levels of divers


Diving or Snorkelling

Blue Water Diving is here to help.

The crystal clear Atlantic waters of Gran Canaria are renowned for the rich and diverse range of marine life that inhabits this area. Specimens such as lobster, dolphin, octopus, angle sharks, stingrays, butterfly rays and moray eel are regularly spotted on our scuba diving Gran Canaria dives through wrecks, rock walls, reefs and underwater caves. In addition to the superb marine life, these tranquil and warm waters are also home to an abundance of flora and fauna, guaranteeing to delight any scuba diver.

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Thanks to our clients we are the top rated Scuba Diving School in Gran Canaria on TripAdvisor with 99% of reviewers rating us “Excellent”!
  •   Went on a dive this morning with my partner and had a fantastic time , Chris was amazing , so kind and brilliant at explaining everything to us , safety checks and training were spectacular, could not fault it one bit , Chris and his...More

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      I have dived with many dive centres around the world not all are friendly and some cut corners. This was my second visit and the attention to detail and care for the customer is top class. All equipment ready and in the van on meeting...More

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      Really amazing experience , first time diving and they couldn't have been more helpful , took there time and made sure we knew what we were doing before we went down deep would do again

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  •   Had 2 dives today with Blue Water Diving and was very happy with the amazing staff and service. The dive group was very individualized with very small groups and the instructor pointed out a lot of hard to notice sea life which made it very...More

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      This was my first scuba diving experience and it was amazing. Me and my partner had a great time and the team at blue water diving are all lovely. They made us feel very safe and relaxed.

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      Thank-you Chirs and Kate for giving me the opportunity to obtain my licence i know i wasn't the easiest person to work with lool but you guys managed lool THANKYOU very much guys 🙂 Kylle

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  •   Our 8-year old son wanted to try out snorkeling for the first time. The team at Blue Water Diving delivered 100% and gave him a very memorable experience. As a parent I felt my son was very safe and well taken care of. His instructor...More

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      Thanks to all the crew here our family had an amazing first scuba experience. The entire staff was great and super patient. I wish we had the time to return for our PADI certification.

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      We did 4 days diving, with a mixture of abilities, one completing an Advanced course, one on a Rescue course & one just diving (already a Master Scuba Diver)... Throughout the courses, on all dives & just from the time we arrived to the time...More

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  •   Blue Water Diving enabled me and my partner to dive seperately as simultaneously with different levels of qualification and experience whilst never losing the feeling of it being a joint experience. Chris and Kate give a great amount of personal care and attention to their...More

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      In November 2016 I did my Open Water (OWD) and Advanced (AOWD) PADI licenses at Blue Water Diving with Kate and Chris. I found them online and they had a deal which makes it cheaper than doing both separately. I paid 100 Euros deposit and...More

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      Absolutely brilliant diving centre, very professionally run and the instructors are extremely patient with clueless people... as well as catering for those who are experienced. A truly great experience. I would most definitely recommend Blue Water Diving to anyone of any ability

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  •   We have chosen our second holiday in the same place so that my son aged 10 can further his scuba diving adventure with Blue Water Diving . We were so impressed last year ! This year he has completed his junior open water . He...More

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      Thanks to the team of Blue Water Diving! We loved our snorkling trip with you - you guys are amazing! See you the next time!

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      Completed 2 dives during my week at Gran Canaria with Blue Water Diving. From my first contact over the phone I found the team very helpful, welcoming and friendly. I completed 2 dives which were both very different and interesting. All the equipment was first...More

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  •   This was going to be our first ever Scuba Diving Experience. We wanted the best, so we enquired around and met most diving places around Puerto Rico, Amadores and Playa del Ingles, before chancing upon Blue Water Diving – and we are certain we made...More

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      Thanks for at great day to all of you. It was a very good experiense and see you tuesday. Im looking forward to that.

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      I can't say good enough things about my entire experience with Blue Water Diving. Before arriving I had been put in contact with Kate (one of the owners, Chris being the other). I had heard amazing things from a friend also in my industry in...More

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  •   My 15 year son and I were fortunate enough to book a discover scuba dive with Blue Water Diving. The amazing thing about the dive is that there was 1 on 1 instruction that was so straight forward and concise it instantly put both my...More

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      Went with the uni scuba society for the week and the guys from Blue Water Diving made it as great as it was! Everyone was really accommodating and even when the weather wasn't necessarily on our side, they still tried their absolute hardest to ensure...More

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      Such an amazing experience! Was quite nervous at the start but Chris made me feel so comfortable and calm which helped so much. It was one on one which made you feel safe and taken care of. Couldn't have chosen a better place to do...More

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  •   I took part in a 1 month divemaster internship at blue water diving and from the moment I met Chris and Kate the experience was nothing but a pleasure! I not only improved my diving tremendously but I also learnt a lot of valuable life...More

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      Spent a couple of days diving with Chris, Ali and Doren. I'm a relative newbie to diving and these guys were fantastic. Relaxing dives, nothing was too much trouble for them, calm, reassuring, no rush approach and lots of fun. There is no hard sell...More

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      Just completed my Dive Master Internship. Can't praise blue water diving enough. The company is run by Chris and Kate, a lovely couple originally from the UK. From the moment I arrived they made me feel very welcome. Both of them full of experience that...More

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  •   My daughter is a keen diver (Great Barrier reef, Malta, Zanzibar - no she doesn't do cold water) and she was impressed. I researched dives for qualified divers before deciding on Gran Canaria for a short break - and was fortunate to come across this...More

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      Very friendly staff and owner. Chris took us to el Cabron which was a great experience. Equipment was all arranged. I would definitely recommend them to go on a diving trip at Gran Canaria.

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      We chose Blue Water Diving based on Trip Advisor ratings and reviews, which were definitely deserved. Although not mentioned on their website they included transfers to and from our hotel in Playa del Ingles. Chris the owner picked us up bang on time. He was...More

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  •   Great experience from the start, all the staff were really friendly and professional. Took two teens and two adults out into the water with clear friendly instructions in the shallow water and all done at our pace. Then took two teens and one adult out...More

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      Brilliant days diving with brilliant instructors, can't wait for my next trip here to do my open water course. Saw some great marine life including sting rays, angel sharks and more. All round brilliant few days.

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      I can't rate these guy highly enough. As an experienced diver we saw these guys online and liked the professionalism of their website.this continued when we met in person to book up when we got out here. Went on our first days diving I had...More

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