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The Diving Locker

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The Diving Locker has been introducing new divers to the exciting world of SCUBA Diving for over 40 years. Our friendly professional diving instructors are ready to teach you how to safely enjoy the amazing underwater world. Come explore beautiful...more
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2745 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 1P9, Canada
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Reviewed January 25, 2019 via mobile

In 2014 I decided to try scuba diving at the Diving Locker, and it was the best choice of my life. I haven't looked back since. The amazing shop staff, Chelsea, Ivi and Makenna make booking everything so easy, and they are so knowledgeable about...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ashley C
DivingLocker, Public Relations Manager at The Diving Locker, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2019

Thank you so much Ashley for your heart warming review. We really appreciate you taking the time to share your experience and we are very happy you joined our scuba family for many more adventures to come! Congrats on getting your instructors, we are proud...More

Reviewed January 25, 2019 via mobile

We’ve been diving with DVL since April 2017. We did both our open water and advanced with them: everyone in the shop is awesome. Paul, Tess, Matt, Regina, Cam and the rest of the amazing crew are very knowledgeable, professional with safety and learning skills...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mehdi-Sebbane
DivingLocker, Manager at The Diving Locker, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2019

Thanks for the great review Mehdi :) You and your wife have been an amazing addition to our diving family and we hope to see both of you out for some more diving soon!

Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile

This shop is great. Super friendly. My teenagers did their open water there. I have taken four courses there. Open water, advanced open water, dysuit and nitrox. They have great trips too. I’ve done the seal trip and several cleanup dives. Highly recommend the crew...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank jonaitken
DivingLocker, Manager at The Diving Locker, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2019

Thanks for the great review Jonathan! We love hearing such positive feedback, and we appreciate your business. Hope to get you out on some more dive trips soon!

Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile

You can tell these folks really care about what they do and have a passion for it, because by the time you're done your diving course, it completely rubs off on you. Their staff are amazing people, their courses are easy to follow, and the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gayflower
DivingLocker, Manager at The Diving Locker, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2019

Thanks for the great review :) We are all so passionate about what we do, how we do it and why we do it! Hearing positive feedback from our divers makes it all worth it! Hope you join us for some more diving soon!

Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

I completed my open water certification at the diving locker and I’m certain that I will take my future courses at the diving locker. The instructors are informative, patient to each and every student. I like how frequent they run their scuba diving courses and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Joanna Z
DivingLocker, Manager at The Diving Locker, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2019

Thanks for the great review Joanna, glad to hear you enjoyed your course! I hope you can join us for some more diving soon!

Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

Had my first dive in Vancouver BC with these guys. Can’t recommend highly enough if your wanting to dive Vancouver look these guys up! A special word of thanks to Tess Hedderich for the help! :)

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Clive L
DivingLocker, Manager at The Diving Locker, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2019

Thanks for the great review Clive, glad to hear you enjoyed your experience. Tess is a fantastic instructor and I will pass on the accolades :) Hope to have you come back and join us again soon!

Reviewed August 29, 2017

I did two fun dives yesterday (August 28th, 2017) with my fiancé and best friend at Whytecliff Park. Our Dive Master was Ivan and he was very knowledgeable about diving and Vancouver marine life. He was super nice and very helpful. I would recommend Ivan...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Kristen R
Reviewed August 13, 2017

My daughter and I did our dry suit training with The Diving Locker, and they were great. I then did a Dive Safari on Sunday. Just an unbelievably good group of people. Tess, Matt and Regina were wonderful. The diving was fantastic. Cannot recommend enough.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank CanuckHorn
Reviewed July 5, 2017

I did a 2 tank fun dive with the Vancouver Diving Locker. Needless to say, I had a great time and was particularly impressed with Matt. He was a great dive guide and would always check up on the divers, both in and out of...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Kenny W
Reviewed May 7, 2017

I chose The Diving locker for my scuba certification because of the flexible course schedule. You can choose your night of the week for pool and theory sessions or do several nights in a row or mix and match. The disadvantage of this is your...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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jennifery642
July 11, 2017|
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Response from DivingLocker | Property representative |
Hi Jennifer, Sorry we missed you here! Hope you got in touch with us? Are you coming back for more underwater adventures? Tess
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scfish417
October 31, 2016|
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Response from DivingLocker | Property representative |
Hello Sara, spring is a great time to dive (in fact the best time to dive is winter time). The water temperature will be about 7°C so we highly recommend to use a Drysuit (Drysuit orientation or Drysuit Specialty is... More
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