Blue Water

See the underwater world with your own eyes, with Gran Canaria's 5 star PADI dive centre situated in Puerto Rico.

Qualified divers

Join our Blue Water guides on a dive to remember. We have a wide range of reefs, wrecks and walls that will suit all levels of divers.

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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.

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New to diving?

Get a taste of the underwater world by discovering Snorkelling or trying a Scuba Dive.

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Diving in
Gran Canaria

Scuba Diving in Gran Canaria is a very popular activity for holiday makers and visitors. Here at Blue Water Diving we try to make sure your Scuba experience is an incredible one. We offer many different courses and activities for all ages and all experience of divers. We do boat and shore dives and only take small groups, making your experience truly special. So whether this is your first dive or your 100th dive we have something for you.

Recreational diving

marine life

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 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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What you
will see here

Gran Canaria is beaming with beautiful Scuba Diving locations that would take your breath away. There's a multitude of Shipwreck's, reefs and caves for you to discover, 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.

We're the top rated dive centre on Trip Advisor

But don't just listen to us! We pride ourselves in the reviews that we get, because we take your experience with us seriously. See below what other divers have said about us.

Masters in diving!

I had an absolute blast with Blue water diving. From the booking with Kate, to the actual ‘one-on-one training’ (no big groups here!) their entire approach is amazing, very friendly, informative and is very well done, and most important, safety first and lots of personal attention. Thank you Christopher & Kate for this out of this world experience. I never knew this would be such an emotional and touching experience. I’ll be back!

- Dominique M.
07/2019 Trip Advisor

Best dive experience

We did a 10 dive package + Advanced Open Water + Enriched air. The team at Blue Water Diving were second to none. Ensured we had a wide variety of dive sites + bent over backwards to meet all our needs. Gerry and Chris took the time to help develop my dive skills all the way through. Very professional and a lot of fun! I would highly recommend Blue Water Diving to anyone looking to dive in Gran Canaria.

- Allyson W.
07/2019 Trip Advisor

Amazing experience

Did my advanced open water with Blue Water Diving and it was absolutely brilliant. The standard of training was extremely high and went well above and beyond what PADI requires. The atmosphere is really fun but completely professional. Absolutely trust you're in good hands. Currently looking to return to do more training. Cant recommend enough.

- Edward M.
07/2019 Trip Advisor

Incredible Experience

The entire team is unbelivable welcome and professional. We had an unforgottable experience of nature, life and friendship. If looking you for an amazing memory you must choose Blue Water Diving. Thank you guys for this you make our holidays unforgattable...hope to dive again soon with you!

- Jo & Yuri
07/2019 Trip Advisor

Recommended Open Water Diving Course

Amazing crew and dive centre. Spent time researching all the dive and these guys stood out. Not a natural in the water, but Kate, Chris and crew made me feel at complete ease and helped me get my qualification. Disappointed I don't have time for more dives but definitely recommend these guys and will be back for more in future.

- Romesh D.
07/2019 Trip Advisor


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Meet the team

Our team is what makes Blue Water Diving so special. Just like you, we're passionate about Scuba Diving and love what we do. Master divers with years of experience, if you're diving with us - you're in good hands.
Meet the guys behind the scuba masks.

Kate McMillan

Head diver

"Now after 15 years of being a professional instructor I still love teaching and still get the same feeling I did so many years ago".

Chris Drummond

Head diver

"So when I was approached to try Scuba Diving, I jumped at the opportunity. From that day forward I've been hooked!"

Gery Clusa

Head diver

Tec diving Instructor, Sidemount tec instructor, still, his motto is: “The more I learn about diving, the more I realise that I still have a lot to learn”.

More about us

Our Scuba Blog

Gran Canaria is our underwater turf - we know these waters inside out.
Read our Scuba Blog to find out about the wrecks you'll find, the marine life that resides here and what exactly goes on in our dive centre.

G.C. Diving

Our wreck dives

Many times throughout the year we get asked this question, and the simple answer is Yes you can dive on wrecks. In Gran Canaria, we have many wreck dives available all year round. Wrecks are still classed under recreational diving, and the main types are shipwrecks, however, there is also plane wreckages and artificial reefs that can be classed as wrecks.

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G.C. Diving

You can help our ocean

The Five Biggest Impacts Facing Our Oceans, plus Five Easy Ways You Can Make A Difference.‍ Don’t worry, this is not another doom & gloom article about how we’re trashing the planet, killing our oceans, and are inevitably going to end up in a post-apocalyptic world filled with trash (just like Wall-E). However, given that two in every three breaths we take come from the ocean, and just how generally amazing the ocean is, it would be useful for all of us to be armed with some knowledge about what to do in the face of all these problems. So, in hope of inspiring some positive actions, here are the five biggest things impacting the future of our ocean, plus five easy things you can do right now to be part of the solution.

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G.C. Marine Life

Nudibranchs factfile

Over the years Blue Water Diving has spotted and seen many different varieties of Nudibranchs, so we decide to write this short blog about a few nudibranch facts.‍ Nudibranchs are a group of sea slugs that have magnificent bright colors and are known around the world for that. There are really few restrictions to what colour these creatures can have. Mostly they are natives to more tropical waters but actually, 178 species have been described in Scandinavian waters.

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