Snorkel Centers & Shops

Snorkeling in Cozumel is an excellent way of immersing yourself in the world of Jacques Cousteau! Dressel Divers, located a stone´s throw away from Cozumel´s top snorkel sites, offers top-quality snorkeling trips on some of the island´s most incredible reefs.

Cozumel´s reefs are acknowledged as some of the best in the world when it comes time to snorkel! Famous oceanographers, such as Jacques Cousteau, have praised the abundant beauty of Cozumel´s marine life.

Our spacious and comfortable snorkel boats leave from the pier located at the Iberostar Hotel, directly in front of Dressel Diver´s snorkel center. Getting to the reef is about a 15-minute boat ride. An experienced Dressel Divers snorkel guide will be along to accompany your group and help you discover things that many people don´t get to see!

IF YOU ARE NOT STAYING ON THE ISLAND you can also visit the very best of these incredible reefs in on day with our Cozumel Excursion!!!

Snorkeling Shop in Cozumel

Snorkeling In Cozumel Photos

Daily Cozumel Snorkeling Trips

Cozumel snorkeling tours leave from the Iberostar Hotel pier every day at 1:00 p.m. During the 3-hour trip, snorkelers get to explore 2 of Cozumel´s most spectacular reefs: Palancar Gardens and Colombia Shallows.  Each snorkeling session lasts approximately 45 minutes, and the boat will have you back at the hotel at 4:30 p.m. Snorkeling does not require special training, one only need know how to swim. With Dressel Divers, you will be outfitted with all the gear you need: a mask with snorkel tube, fins and a snorkel vest that will let you you manage buoyancy or effortlesly float when at the surface. All that you´ll have to do is relax and enjoy.

Night Snorkeling in Cozumel

With this trip, we offer you the opportunity to observe marine animals during their active night life. Just before sunset, we will leave the pier of the hotel by boat in order to be on the reef when night falls. With the use of an underwater flashlights you will be able to appreciate the great variety of fauna that cannot be seen during the hours of sunshine, with its magnificent variety of colors, thanks to the help of the artificial light.


Snorkeling Excursions

RIVIERA MAYA Snorkeling Excursion

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays

Whale Shark snorkeling excursion and tour with Dressel Divers

Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays
from May to mid-September

The Best Offers & Discounts to Snorkeling in Cozumel

20% discount Pay online before your arrival and SAVE up to 20% on diving and snorkeling activities!; these activities must be paid prior to departure by means of a credit card or bank transfer.

Day and Night Snorkel Package Our day and night value package includes two daytime snorkeling sessions to a nearby reef as well as a night snorkeling trip. Enjoying these two experiences lets you see the reef and its inhabitants from two different perspectives, before and after the sun sets.

Free Scuba Try Out Want to feel at one with the ocean? You can! As a snorkeler, you have already acquired numerous underwater skills,  so why not take it a little deeper, a little longer, and swim with the marine life instead of above it? Every day, Dressel Divers personnel hold a free scuba diving demonstration by the pool, where you can submerge fully decked out in diver gear and experience what it feels like to stay underwater.

Hotel & Resort Snorkeling In Cozumel


Iberostar hotels and Resorts

We have a snorkel center DIRECTLY ON THE BEACH of the

**** Iberostar Cozumel Hotel

Carretera Costera Sur Km 17782,
El Cedral, Cozumel, Quintana Roo,
7771, Mexico.

Outings can be arranged from a large number of other resorts on the island!

Why not take a walk & snorkel with Dressel Divers?

A number of resorts are located along the beachfront, meaning that the Iberostar Hotel and Dressel Divers are just a short walk away.

Estimated walking time from: Minutes:
Holiday Village White Sands 10-15
Occidental Allegro Cozumel 10-15
Occidental Grand Cozumel 10

Visit & Snorkel

NOT STAYING AT THE IBEROSTAR Hotel but would like to snorkel with Dressel Divers? No problem. We are open to the general public. 

STAY AT ANY RESORT and simply hop over to our center to join us for some snorkeling.

ALL-IN Visit

Want to spend a full day at the resort? Sign up for an ALL-IN Visit, which includes lunch (buffet), unlimited drinks and use of the beach, pool and facilities.

Additional Visit & Snorkel ACTIVITIES

You – and anyone else in your group – can take a diving course or enjoy parasailing or banana boat rides.

Hotels Distance by Road

A number of resorts are within easy distance! Why not join us for a VISIT & SNORKEL outing?

Estimated time from: Minutes
Aura Cozumel Wyndham Grand Bay 10
Bahia (downtown) 20-30
Casa Del Mar 15-20
Casa Mexicana 25
Condumel  20
Coral Princess  20
Costa Del Sol  10
Cozumel Palace  20-30
El Cid La Ceiba  15
El Cozumeleño Beach Resort  25
Fiesta Americana Cozumel  10-15
Flamingo Cozumel  20-30
Hotel B Cozumel  25-30
Hotel Cozumel & Resort  15-20
Melia Cozumel  20
Park Royal Hotel  15-20
Presidente Intercontinental Cozumel  15
Residencias Reef Apartments  20
Sunscape Sabor Cozumel  10
Safari Inn  20
Villablanca Garden Beach Resort  20
Wyndham Cozumel  7




$ = All prices are in USD.

    Practical Information

    Snorkeling Cozumel – Reefs Map

    Practical Information

    Snorkeling season
    lasts all year-round!

    Average visibility:
    +115 feet (+35 meters)

    Coldest water temp.:
    78.8 ºF (26 ºC)

    Warmest water temp.:
    87.8ºF (31 ºC)