Ready to check out the best shops in Wales for scuba diving, snorkeling, shore diving, free diving or other ocean activities? Zentacle has 10 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 Wales to suit your needs.
#1 - Duttons Divers - Hafan Marina Dive Centre
Our dive centre is part of the Duttons Divers group. Hafan Marina Dive Centre, located in Pwllheli, is located between the sea front and the marina. Our dive boat, is moored opposite the dive centre. Inside, we have a large classroom, swimming pool and dive shop.
#2 - Southsea Scuba
Southsea Scuba is a family run business based in the beautiful Park in the Past in Hope near Wrexham.
As well as offering PADI and EFR courses we are also dealers for Mares, Ocean Reef, SEAC, Beaver, Paralenz and Lungfish. Most of these brands we are also service technicians for.
We have also recently registered with IDEST as a cylinder inspection centre.
#3 - Cardiff Scuba Ltd
Cardiff Scuba Ltd is a retail dive shop located in Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales, Great Britain. The shop has classrooms and trainings in .
#4 - Haven Diving Services
Haven Diving Services is an equipment servicing and repair centre based in Milford Haven. Established in 2009 as a regulator servicing and air filling station we have expanded our services year on year to meet with our customers needs. We are a registered IDEST cylinder testing centre and our equipment service technicians hold qualifications with most scuba equipment manufacturers. To accompany our equipment servicing our training team will be offering a range of Freediving and PADI training courses. Our staff and Instructors have over 60 years of experience diving in Pembrokeshire waters holding Instructor qualifications for recreational diving with PADI, BSAC and SAA. We are able to offer divers a wide range of services to keep them diving all year round from air/nitrox fills, regulator servicing, suit repair, IDEST cylinder testing, recreational diving courses and much more. We provide a warm friendly welcome, local knowledge of dive sites and even a brew so call in or contact us to see how we can make your Pembrokeshire visit a memorable one. Pembrokeshire is the only coastal National Park in the UK and has Wales’ only Marine Conservation Nature Reserve at Skomer. The county was also voted the second best coastal destination in the world by National Geographic, surely making it one of the best places in the world to dive. We are proud supporters of Neptunes Army of Rubbish Cleaners and the Pembrokeshire Marine Code.
#5 - Duttons Divers - Vivian Dive Centre
Vivian Dive Centre is a designated UNESCO site. The site is an old slate quarry, located in the stunning Snowdonia, Llanberis.
The site offers fantastic visibility all year around, as unlike most dive sites, there is little silt.
Vivian is probably the most picturesque dive site of inland dive sites. ,
The dive site itself offers a maximum depth of 18m, making this the perfect location for novice divers, as well as the more experienced.
Confined water training cage 18m deep open water quarry Training cage for confined sessions in quarry Kit hire Changing room Classroom
#6 - Scuba Escape - North Wales
Scuba Escape is the first and only Scuba Escape experience in the world! Since being announced in March 2021, it has been nominated as GO 'Activity of the year', and been featured on HEART radio, the Metro Newspaper, BBC's the ONE Show, and many more!
Have the option of choosing from 5 full games to get yourself PADI speciality certified as a Scuba Escape diver, or choose from 3 mini games. The perfect was to improve your dive skills or book something fun to do as a dive group.
The venue itself gives you the opportunity to have your own quarry to yourself, being locked behind 2 huge red gates once entering the quarry, the entire space above the ground and below the water becomes your escape room... pretty cool!
#7 - Welsh Diving
Welsh Diving is a resort dive shop located in Cardiff, Wales, Great Britain. The shop has classrooms and trainings in .
#8 - Welsh Diving
Welsh Diving is a resort dive shop located in Cymmer, Port Talbot, Wales, Great Britain. The shop has classrooms and trainings in .
#9 - Welsh Diving
PADI 5 STAR INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENT CENTRE offering a wide range of PADI Scuba diving courses from beginner to professional. Also offering dive trips and holidays. We sell a range of dive equipment.
#10 - Welsh Diving
Welsh Diving is a resort dive shop located in Newport, Wales, Great Britain. The shop has classrooms and trainings in .