Top Scuba Dive Shops in North Carolina

Ready to check out the best shops in North Carolina 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 North Carolina to suit your needs.
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Sun's Up Scuba

#1 - Sun's Up Scuba

We are a retired veteran owned full service shop that has made it's name on customer service. We have no problems going out of our way for our customers and strive to treat everyone who dives with us a s a friend.
Burlington Dive Center

#2 - Burlington Dive Center

Burlington Dive Center is a retail dive shop located in Burlington, North Carolina, United States. The shop has classrooms and trainings in .
The Dive Shop Scuba Center

#3 - The Dive Shop Scuba Center

We Offer All Levels Of Scuba Diving Classes. Open Water Classes Start Monthly
Scuba Charlotte

#4 - Scuba Charlotte


Scuba Charlotte is Charlotte’s premier scuba facility; we have over 70 years of professional dive store experience and over 90 years of combined professional scuba instruction experience.  We are committed to providing every customer with the best diver education and dive equipment.  Scuba Charlotte offers unequaled personal service.


The team at Scuba Charlotte is dedicated to your success and to make diving a lifetime of adventure through high quality personal training.  The instructors will guide you at your own pace to a level of proficiency that ensures your continued enjoyment of diving.  Scuba Charlotte has small classes with flexible programs & schedules.  We offer frequent diving activities (locally and around the world) to peak your interest.  View our Course and Events Calendar often – there is always something new!


Scuba Charlotte helps you make informed purchase decisions that enable you to obtain your personal diving goals.  

Authorized dealers for: Scubapro | Mares | Sealife | Garmin | Shearwater | & many more . . .


Sales | Training | Travel | Service |  Rental | Gas Fills


980-833-DIVE (3483)

Carolina Dive Center

#5 - Carolina Dive Center


Carolina Dive Center has made diving and adventure possible since 2004.

Our commitment to our students and fellow members of the diving community have helped Carolina Dive Center establish itself as the premier PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Center in the North Carolina.

We offer all PADI Certifications from Open Water thru Instructor.
Thinking of getting certified? 
We offer PADI Open Water Certification classes just about every weekend year round.

We sell and service the dive industry’s top brands. Our show room has the largest selection of Scuba Gear in the Triangle Area. If you are in the market for SCUBA gear, come by our shop to check out the industry’s most advanced equipment. We have all the latest gear in stock and ready for you to take home; all at Carolina Dive Center great prices.

Mountains to the Seas Scuba and Travel

#6 - Mountains to the Seas Scuba and Travel



Lake Norman SCUBA

#7 - Lake Norman SCUBA

Lake Norman Scuba is the area's only PADI 5 Star Dive Center. From entry level certification through professional and technical courses, we offer the full spectrum of training.
Bermuda Triangle Scuba

#8 - Bermuda Triangle Scuba

Bermuda Triangle is a PADI 5-Star Instructor Development Center and TDI facility. We offer a full line of quality dive and snorkel gear, PADI and TDI classes, equipment servicing, air fills, paintball tank fills and trips. Located In Asheville, NC Bermuda Triangle has been servicing the needs of Western North Carolina scuba divers, snorklers, and swimmers for over 10 years! We have certified thousands of divers and started many more in the sport. From new gear to a tank fill up Bermuda Triangle can service all of your underwater needs.

We make learning to SCUBA dive FUN and easy. Almost anyone from age 10 to 80 can do it in just 2 weekends! The first weekend on Saturday morning we review your Knowledge Reviews (a little bit of homework) and show you how to assemble your SCUBA gear. After lunch we meet at the swimming pool for in water training. Sunday we meet at the pool again to finish the confined water training. Once you have completed this weekend, it is time for you to get certified in the open water. These 4 dives can be done with Bermuda Triangle, or with any instructor anywhere in the world (using a Global Referral).

Discovery Diving Co., Inc.

#9 - Discovery Diving Co., Inc.

Welcome to Discovery Diving, your headquarters for North Carolina's world class, warm water, wreck diving. Located in Beaufort, North Carolina, an historic seaside town on the Crystal Coast, we are in close proximity to the shipwrecks of the acclaimed Graveyard of the Atlantic. In addition to our dive charters, Discovery is a full service dive operation offering training, gear sales and rentals, and equipment repair. So, if you're planning a North Carolina dive vacation, have questions about dive training, or are in the market for new equipment, stop in or give our friendly staff a call today. We look forward to diving with you!
Aquatic Safaris

#10 - Aquatic Safaris


NC Wreck Diving at its Best! Aquatic Safaris has specialized in SCUBA diving charters, instruction, gear sales, repair, and travel in Wilmington, NC since 1988. We are constantly striving to improve our dive shop and our services.

Aquatic Safaris operates two USCG certified custom dive boats, a 36' SeaHawk and a 48' Island Hopper. These boats are crewed by seasoned, dive professionals with many years of experience running dive charters off the NC coast.

In the core part of the dive season, our boats run daily scuba diving charters to wrecks and ledges off Wrightsville Beach.

We offer a wide selection of PADI SCUBA diving courses, all of which are taught by experienced instructors.