CANICO

DIVE CENTER CANICO

Our dive center is located on the south coast of Madeira, directly on the promenade of Canico de Baixo.We are a private and family dive center and are not affiliated with any hotel.

 

The beautiful beach is open to the public and free of charge,  therefore also ideal for non-divers and families.

Special features of the dive center:

  • Not affiliated with any hotel complex (Private Diving)

 

  • Base's own holiday apartments very close by

 

  • 4 star hotel right next door (Four Views Oasis)

 

  • Beach restaurant less than 10 steps away

 

  • Independent diving possible on the house reef

 

  • Biggest house reef of Madeira with 8 versatile  dive sites along the 700 meter long beach promenade  max. 29 meters

  • dive center  right on  UW National Park

 

  • Easy entry without ladders  

  • Comfortable ways to the entrances, without stairs

 

  • Cozy get-together with friends after the dives, also with a deco beer

PREMISES

The dive center is in  2 floors divided.

The upper area is the reception area with our rental equipment department.

The bottom floor is standing  only available for our guests with their own equipment.

Dry and wet room for safe storage of your equipment

In-house workshop 

separates  Training building with a freshwater pool with a depth of 2.00 meters

Shower and large sink for cleaning your  gear

natural swimming pool 

FURNISHING

The heart of the dive center are our compressors: L&W 450l silent and Bauer 500l silent

Nitrox system for even safer diving

7.50 m aluminum dive boat with ladder for max. 12 people

Electric buggy for transporting diving equipment along the promenade

RENTAL EQUIPMENT

We are an authorized Mares contractor and have  High quality rental equipment. Our rental equipment is renewed annually and is therefore always up to date and in very good condition  Condition.

 

Steel cylinders DIN, mono valve, 5l, 7l, 8l, 10l, 12l long and short, 15l

lead 1 kg -and  2 kg pieces

15 complete rental equipment