Compostela Beach and Aqua Marina | Dive Tenerife

Compostela Beach and Aqua Marina | Dive Tenerife

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Compostela Beach & Aqua Marina

(Atlantic - Tenerife )

from: £745 inc. flights*

*Based on Standard Room 7nights, (SC), transfers, 6 dive package

  • PADI & BSAC courses
  • Suitable for all levels
  • Great for beginners
  • Close to dive center
Compostela Beach & Aqua MarinaCompostela Beach & Aqua MarinaCompostela Beach & Aqua Marina


Compostela Beach is the place to head to if you are looking for a bit more independence. The resort offers unbeatable value and is comprised of studios on a self catering basis. The on site pool, supermarkets and kids area are all close to hand, whilst the Compostela resort sits in the heart of Las Americas' best bars and restaurants. It is also an easy stroll to reach Playa Las Vistas where sun lovers will find warm sandy beaches while not busy blowing bubbles.

Aqua Marina are currently based in the Hotel Oro Blanco. The Aqua Marina team are from every corner of Europe and can teach a full range of PADI courses in a number of languages right up to instructor level. Diving takes place from the centre's RIBs and most dive sites are within 5-25 minutes sail. The boat leaves 3 times a day, creating a flexible schedule. Shore dives can also be made at the local beach in a well sheltered spot - just right for training, refresher and night dives. Aqua Marina together with the Compostela Beach, certainly know how to make sure your holiday goes smoothly from start to finish.

Resort Facts

  • Rooms: 394
  • Fridge: Yes
  • Room safe: No
  • A/C: No
  • Pools: 1
  • Restaurants: 1

Dive Centre Facts

  • Dive Centre: 2km
  • Dive Courses: PADI & BSAC
  • House Reef: Yes
  • Boat Diving: Yes
  • Shore Diving: Yes
  • Nitrox: Yes
  • Tech Friendly: Yes

General Facts

  • Season: All year
  • Air Temp: 16 - 28 C
  • Water Temp: 17 - 23 C
  • Visibility: 20 - 30m
  • Airport: 17Km

Tenerife has long been a popular holiday destination but now you can enjoy this firm favourite from a whole new perspective. Mix up days by the pool or beach with hours logged underwater exploring all that this volcanic island has to offer on your next short haul diving destination. Underwater discover a gorgeous mixture of Atlantic and local species. Giant Atlantic rays are can often be found skirting over a sandy bottom whilst groupers hide under overhangs. Barranco del Agua is famed for these fascinating creatures. Dolphins stop by to check out the dive boats and turtles are often seen cruising the reefs. The macro life is varied with sea horses and nundibranchs whilst wrasses, bream and roncadores appear on most sites. Wreck divers are not forgotten and the Meridian is a brilliant dive at accessible depths. Dive sites are sheltered from currents and winds so any level diver can enjoy all that Tenerife has to offer in total relaxation.

Aqua Marina have all the facilites you could need on your diving holiday. If you are learning to dive or taking any PADI course up to Divemaster, you will love the sea front location. Learning theory seems all the nicer when you look out over the sea! E-learning is fully supported here so you can spend more time underwater. The wet centre is where all the kit lives, including full rental options. You can even hire a camera or laptop here! There is safe storage for all your gear between dive days. Advanced divers looking for the next thrill can try out PADI DSAT technical courses or even rebreather diving. Thanks to the volcanic formations, upon which Tenerife is built drop, rapidly at certain dive sites... ideal for your first fin kicks in technical diving.

  • PADI 5* centre
  • e-learning supported
  • Family friendly
  • Technical & rebreather courses
  • Free nitrox

You can shore dive here and new divers may prefer to take their first breaths underwater from the beach front location. Most divers however cannot resist the boat diving options. Dive sites are between 5-25 minutes from the centre - only a short rib ride away. There are two ribs to dive from, departing twice each morning and once in the afternoon. This makes the dive programme endlessly flexible. Ideal if you want to spend some time ashore as well as dive.

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Diving Rates & Prices

If you pre-book your diving as part of a holiday package with Scuba Travel you can take advantage of our special rates and make considerable savings on your dive package or dive course at Compostela Beach & Aqua Marina.

Daily Diving

  • 1 days diving from: £61 (2 dives with 12ltr tanks and weight)
  • 3 days diving from: £165 (2 dives per day with 12ltr tanks and weights)
  • 5 days diving from: £239 (2 dives per day with 12ltr tanks and weights)

Scuba Diving Courses

  • PADI open water referral from: Price on request
  • PADI open water course from: £338 (inc full equipment hire, excl, manual and cert card paid locally)
  • PADI advanced course from: £255 (excl manual and cert card)
  • Nitrox Specialty from: Price on request
  • Other courses available on request

Dive Equipment

  • Full set (Mask, Fins, BCD, Reg and wetsuit): £18 (per day paid locally)

These prices are subject to change and you will be advised of the exact cost at the time of booking.


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From time to time the resort and dive centre hosts a unique one off dive event. These will focus on a specific area of diving, covering a wide range of topics from underwater photography, technical diving, explore wrecks or conservation themed.

These special events are a brilliant way to learn from the accompanying experts (often a famous face!), improve your knowledge, develop new dive skills and of course, get to dive some of the most exciting destinations out there.

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We are also able to offer some discounts on specific dates if available - Those will show in red

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