Top Scuba Dive Shops in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Ready to check out the best shops in Santa Cruz de Tenerife for scuba diving, snorkeling, shore diving, free diving or other ocean activities? Zentacle has 21 dive shops where you can rent equipment, book dives, and get guided tours. Discover hand-curated maps, along with reviews and photos from nature lovers like you. No matter what you're looking for, you can find a diverse range of the best ocean activities in Santa Cruz de Tenerife to suit your needs.
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Tenerife Dive & Dive Tenerife

#1 - Tenerife Dive & Dive Tenerife


Tenerife Dive has been established for over ten years and is an award winning 5* PADI CDC facility. The only PADI centre in Tenerife to hold the highest and most prestigious PADI ranking, Tenerife Dive is recognised for outstanding contribution to divers, diver training, PADI members and the dive industry at large. The Tenerife Dive centre is located in the south of Tenerife, in a stunning, newly refurbished centre that provides every in-house facility to accommodate divers and students. A free pick up and drop off service is available for clients staying outside the surrounding area. An enviable position, situated at the core of some of the very best dive sites that Tenerife has to offer. Close to the nearby resorts of Playa de las Americas and Los Cristianos, Tenerife Dive is located near the entrance to the spectacular marine reserve, Montaa Amarilla

Excel Scuba Tenerife

#2 - Excel Scuba Tenerife


Excel Scuba Tenerife offers you an amazing, fun, and safe learning experience at any level of scuba diving. From your very first try at Scuba Diving in Tenerife through to full PADI Instructor certification, Excel Scuba is all about putting you and your safety first.

We want you to have a brilliant time with us, gain new skills, wonderful memories or even a new career.

Our PADI Instructors are all a minimum of PADI Elite Mater Instructors, very experienced and highly trained and we teach in a fun and friendly way, at a relaxed pace. 

We know all the best sites in Tenerife and we will collect you from your hotel to take you for a great day diving then return you back to your hotel.

Pama Diving

#3 - Pama Diving


Diving or learning to dive on Tenerife with the diving school PAMA DIVING


In the quiet fishing village of Playa San Juan on Tenerife, away from mass tourism, we have made it our task to offer everything to do with diving in a relaxed atmosphere. Our dive center in Playa San Juan is very close to the beach and our boat with boarding ladder. We offer short distances and therefore back-friendly diving.

Diversion Tenerife

#4 - Diversion Tenerife

Diversion Tenerife is a retail dive shop located in Tenerife, Guia de isora, Canary Islands. The shop has classrooms and trainings in .
Paradise Divers

#5 - Paradise Divers


PADI 5 star Instructor Development Dive Center

Come and enjoy scuba diving in Tenerife! We provide the full range of PADI courses from beginner to Instructor level, guided boat and shore dives and snorkeling trips. As one of the few dive centres authorised by the Canary Islands government, we can guarantee a fun but safe experience.

Ocean Trek - Tenerife

#6 - Ocean Trek - Tenerife


Diving on Tenerife with Ocean Trek Dive Club, Las Americas Tenerife. Tenerifes Dive Centre for novices to experts. 

We provide full training to PADI and SSI standards at Tenerifes friendliest Scuba Diving Centre. Ocean Trek dive at over twenty beautiful dive sites, featuring wrecks, caves, drop-offs, overhangs, tunnels, canyons and other amazing rock formations of volcanic origin. 

These are located in the south of the Island along the coast between the resorts of Las Eras and Alcala. Within 30 minutes boat drive from Las Galletas harbour or with our Mini Bus we reach the wonderful dive sites of Tenerife. Deep and Night Dives are arranged upon request to suit our clients taste and preference. Special dive programms can be arranged also for dive groups.


#7 - Scubanana


Below the waves always with you! This is our mission in Scubanana which our young and dynamic team defends every day, ensuring that you get the most out of your experience. 

Let our team of PADI professionals guide you! Whether it is your first time underwater or you're already a certified diver, we will be by your side at every fin-kick, offering our support in anything you need so that you feel 100% safe. Both inside and outside the water we are always focusing on you having a great time and enjoying your experience. 

And the best of all? Scubanana is located at the best dive site in Tenerife! The charming bay of Radazul, with rich marine life and the best conditions to dive all year round on all levels. 

Come and dive into your adventures with us!

Aquarius Dive Center SL

#8 - Aquarius Dive Center SL




Aquarius dive center has been providing high quality diving services since more than 15 years and our dynamic and motivated dive team has over more than 30 years of international experience. We are here to ensure you get the most out of your dives, plus provide professional training to new divers and progression for those already qualified. 


We are an accredited PADI 5 Star IDC and among the first PADI TecRec centers in Tenerife.

Proud to say that the dive center was the first in the Canary Islands to be awarded by Scubapro as a Scubapro S.E.A. and Demo center.

The center is based in El Fraile, the south of Tenerife and a few minutes away from the beach and harbor of Las Galletas where we have moored our diving boat, it's 10 minutes from Las Americas and Tenerife South Airport – TFS.

The dive centers L&W compressor and gas filling equipment is approved by the Gobierno de Canarias and offers a full range of technical diving gases including nitrox, trimix and oxygen.



You are looking for an exciting, diverse and fun diving holiday, our team invites you to dive with our dive center in the crystal clear, warm water in the south of Tenerife. We offer daily diving to a wide range of beautiful dive sites including caverns, volcanic shaped reefs, walls, sheer drop-offs and wrecks.

There is an abundance of marine life, shoals of Roncadores, trumpet fish, rays, angel sharks, turtles, cuttlefish, barracudas, just to name a few.

We work in small groups to ensure stress-less diving and maximum divers attention.



PADI diving courses for Non Certified Divers

Non certified divers can book an introduction dive called Discover Scuba Diving or learn to dive through the world's most popular diving course, PADI Open Water Diver.

 A nice family activity are the snorkeling trips that we offer in the south of Tenerife, our experienced guides will bring you to places where you have the chance to see turtles and stingrays. 


Certified Divers

We offer a wide range of recreational, professional and technical courses on all levels and our standards are second to none.


Technical diving courses 

We at Aquarius have conducted technical training for over 20+ years, the PADI TecRec courses that we offer are tailored to meet the high standards of PADI. If you like to elevate yourself to a higher diving level, check out our special designed XTend on Tech intern programs.


Go Pro 

If you want a dream to become a reality, then “Go Pro” and check out our incredible, second to none Divemaster Internship training program. Already a divemaster? Then join us in one of our high quality IDC´s and/or Instructor specialty courses.



100% Scubapro!

In the dive center you will find a wide collection of Scubapro dive equipment for school, rental and shop. The school/rental equipment are in excellent condition and maintained by our authorized and qualified Scubapro technicians.

We have dive equipment for Recreational, Technical and Sidemount diving. As the first Scubapro demo center at the Canary Islands we give you the possibility that you can try several products before you buy.

For testing you will find a full range of Scubapro regulators for single, double, stage and sidemount configurations, computers, bottom timers, compasses, BCD´s, S-Tek wings for single and double cylinders, sidemount systems, fins, masks, snorkels, suits, boots and SeaLife underwater camera´s.



Aquarius is a Scubapro S.E.A. dive center, (Scubapro Educational Association). The goal of our S.E.A. center and devoted staff is that you are completely confident underwater and enjoy each dive, resurfacing with a smile. As a Scubapro S.E.A. center we must fulfill specific safety qualifications, organization and equipment standards set by Scubapro. 

We are authorized Scubapro dealer and you will find in our shop or in the online webstore dive equipment that can fulfill your needs.



Our repair/maintenance section is furnished with up to date equipment and testing tools. There is more than 30 years of experience in this field and a grand total of more than 1,500 regulator serviced. Our technicians have been trained by the dive equipment manufacturers.

We are always happy to help with any issues you have. Just pop in with your gear and let us have a look!


Our philosophy is one of maximum fun, freedom and adventure within the bounds of safety and consideration for the marine environment. We put a high value on every customer and take no shortcuts in ensuring the best experience possible. 

Our professionally trained staff is knowledgeable and available to help you no matter your needs and questions.


Book today your course or dives and experience, enjoy and explore Aquarius dive center at its best!


Teide Divers

#9 - Teide Divers


Swiss family owned PADI 5 star dive resort in the north of Tenerife. 

Safety and professionalism are our top priority! We put quality over quantity! Be save whilst having fun!

We are also specialized in diving with juniors and families!

Get in touch and we will organize the perfectly suiting adventure for you!

The Green Shark

#10 - The Green Shark


Somos un centro de buceo PADI 5* Instructor Diving center y Green Star Award PADI.

Una escuela de buceo para todos los niveles que también ofrece la posibilidad de hacerse profesional con sus cursos de instructor. Our team is trained by instructors, biologists and passionate naturalists for the buceo, the medio ambiente, the ecology and the blues music.
Our transformamos con la illusion de integrar nuestra actividad en la isla del Hierro en su naturaleza y con sus gentes. Valoramos el buceo responsible, ecological, formando parte del Proyecto Aware y dando mucha importance a la seguridad. Come to submerge in a new experience of total immersion in the present moment; Con nosotros, aqui y ahora.
be green, be a diver, become a green shark diver.

Buceo Sub La Palma

#11 - Buceo Sub La Palma


We are situated on the beautiful Canarian island of La Palma whish is also called "La Isla Bonita" - the pretty island.   Since 2001 we have been offering a wide range of diving experiences and scuba diving courses for the whole family.   Our shop offers a relaxed environment where our friendly staff can discuss your personal requirements or simply browse through a small selection of diving equipment for sale.   Equipment rental is included in our services but if you prefer to bring your own equipment, we have plenty of space for you to store it while you are diving with us.

Diving Atlantis

#12 - Diving Atlantis


Our dive center is located in the South of Tenerife. We have a multilingual team composed of professional instructors and divemasters from all over the world. We offer many activities such as try dives for beginners and fun dives for certified divers in the best dive sites around the island. We also organize all the courses of PADI, the most famous diving federation in the world. Here, people from all levels can have fun and adrenaline. Experienced divers can also participate in our DPV programs (diving with underwater scooters). Diving is our passion and we love to share it with everyone in a relaxed atmosphere with full safety. For family, another way to observe the fauna is to go on a snorkeling tour with a guide. 

Diveria Diving Center

#13 - Diveria Diving Center


Our PADI Diving Center is based in Alcala. It´s on the south west cost of Tenerife between Los Gigantes and Los Cristanos. We have got a beautiful house reef with turtles just next to the diving center. Furthermore we offer shore dives all around tenerife and boat dives per request. Everybody is welcome in our spacious and modern diving base. We offer DSD(try:) dives, fun dives and diving courses. It´s the aim of our young highly motivated team to make everyone feel at home. Come as a diver and go as a friend!!!

Blue Bottom Diving SL

#14 - Blue Bottom Diving SL


Blue Bottom Diving Tenerife is a diving school where we offer PADI   diving beginner and advanced courses as well as guided dives. For professionals we offer you high-tech diving equipment . Blue Bottom Diving Tenerife has been awarded the PADI prize for innovation and quality.
At Blue Bottom Diving we teach the full range of PADI courses for Recreational Diving from snorkeling, NITROX and SIDEMOUNT diving to PADI professional level, as well as instructor/divemaster led diving adventures. Here you will find the highest technology in diving teams. All our rental equipment is of the highest quality and is serviced and replaced regularly to ensure the safety and comfort of our clients. We respect the desires and requirements of each customer in respect of ALL the existing organizations or federations.

Ola Diving Center

#15 - Ola Diving Center


The best diving centre in Tenerife!

Our qualified and international team is passionate about the underwater world and want to offer our divers the best and safe diving experience in Tenerife!

Located in the centre of Costa Adeje close to Puerto Colon harbour, our fully equipped centre provides courses from beginners to the level of instructor, according to standards of the leading world diving association PADI.

We have all the necessary infrastructure, like a classroom for theoretical lessons, and the more modern equipment for both recreational and technical diving: Cressi and Aqualung suits and BCD, Apeks regulators, Suunto Computer, harness supports and wings for side-mount – Dive Rite, DUX, aluminium and steel cylinders (12 and 15 L), Stages (aluminium 5,7 and 11,3 L), etc…

Our compressor is the most modern one in the entire island, can fill Enriched Air Nitrox and Trimix. We also count with two boats of our own in two different ports to reach most of the dive sites in the south, also we do interesting shore dives that can be reached only by car.

Every day we make the dreams of underwater lovers come true. Whether it is your first dive or if you are an experienced diver, we will make it special! Come and have fun diving with the best dive centre in Tenerife! 





Big Fish

#16 - Big Fish


Big Fish is a dive center on the west-south coast of Tenerife, more specifically on the beach of Las Vistas in Los Cristianos. We have staff from all over the world which gives us the opportunity to both teach and guide diving in several languages.
We offer a series of underwater safaris in the most interesting places in Tenerife, both boat diving and shore diving all with professional guides.

Being a PADI 5 star IDC dive center we teach diving on all levels from beginners to instructors.

Espiritu de Buceo

#17 - Espiritu de Buceo

Espiritu de Buceo is a retail dive shop located in Tenerife, Canary Islands. The shop has classrooms and trainings in .
Tenerife Diving Academy

#18 - Tenerife Diving Academy

We cater for all levels of diver whether you want to learn to dive or continuing your PADI diving education. Our Dive Team has a vast range of experience within Tenerife & from our central location are able to visit many & varied dive site’s where you can see Sting Rays, Turtles, Caves, Wrecks and so much more. The diving in Tenerife is legendary with warm waters, 1000′s of species of aquatic life and underwater topography that just cant be replicated elsewhere in the world. Why not try Tenerife for your PADI Divemaster internship. We offer Divemaster internships with 4 weeks and 8 weeks. Hope to see you soon The Team of Tenerife Diving Academy ( Canary Islands).
Tauchschule ATLANTIK

#19 - Tauchschule ATLANTIK


PADI 5 Star Gold Palm Instructor Development Course Resort ATLANTIK offers PADI courses from beginer to instructor since 1994.

Our courses and daily excursions are available all year long. As one of the oldest dive centres on the island of Tenerife, we are also one of the most experienced and most professional dive centres in the Canary Islands. Our location in Puerto de la Cruz in the north of Tenerife provides us with the best dive sites on the island. The volcanic structured underwater world of our coast offers spectacular dropoffs, caverns and labyrinths. Our specialty training program includes, deep, night, navigation, cavern, wreck, nitrox, boat, digital underwater photography, smb, and many more. PADI Divemaster courses are offered as well as course and internship training. PADI Instructor development courses take place 3-4 times per year in english, spanish and german.

Los Gigantes Diving Centre

#20 - Los Gigantes Diving Centre


Tenerife’s first PADI 5 Star IDC Centre, offers year-round quality scuba diving, diving courses & high safety standards in a spectacular setting beneath the 500 meter high cliffs of Los Gigantes, the most beautiful corner of Tenerife.   PADI 5 star Centre (No. S9303) and BSAC school 167.   Located directly on Los Gigantes marina, the dive boat, a 7.5 fully equipped RIB is only a 50 metre walk from the dive centre.  Los Gigantes Diving Centre offers quality scuba diving and diving courses on a range of dive sites with something suitable for all levels of diving qualification.   Although registered with  BSAC & PADI, scuba diving licences from all training agencies are recognised. The dive centre has all necessary permits and insurances.

Sa Caleta Tenerife

#21 - Sa Caleta Tenerife


Your dreams come true: dive with turtles, huge rays, angel sharks, manta rays, trumpets, black coral, huge schools of grunts... Even sometimes with dolphins!!! Dive in caves, sunken ships, sand bottoms, basalt walls... and above all in calm, blue and crystal clear waters!!! WHO GIVES MORE ??? SA CALETA TENERIFE is a specialist in the ADVANCED PADI course, where you can enjoy incredible dives while perfecting your favorite sport.