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Octopus Diving Centre

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Royal Road, Max Plaza Building, Pereybere, Grand Baie, Mauritius
+230 5728 9303
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Great diving safaris Coin de Mire

Dived this week with Ludo’s team on Coin de Mire for 2 dives. The team is very friendly and good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pim v
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Incredible Scuba Diving

Thank you to the Octopus Diving Centre in Pereybere, Mauritius for creating an awesome learning... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
KimA50
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Hi! and welcome to Octopus Diving Centre. Located just a couple minutes walk away from the beach, we are at a prime location in Pereybere. We are a small and friendly close knit company, formed in 2011 by our lead instructor Ludovic (AKA Octo) who has more than 15 years experience as a diving instructor. Our team are here to offer you exciting diving adventures in a safe and secure environment. In fact, safety and professionalism is at the core of our company. We welcome all divers of any level and we aim to cater your dives to your level in order to insure you the best possible experience. Here is some more basic information about our company to answer any questions you might have; Dives offered: Deep, drift, wreck, reef, night, safaris. Courses offered: All PADI courses. Things you might see: Turtles, dolphins, sharks, whales (seasonal), stone fish, eels, octopus, clown fish and more. Prices: We offer value for money prices and discounts depending on how many of you are diving. We also offer a student discount to anyone who presents a valid student ID. Children: We welcome children aged 8 and above. Languages spoken: French and English. For more information feel free to contact us via email or phone call or by coming into the shop to visit :) Thank you and we look forward to welcoming you to Octopus Diving Centre.
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Royal Road, Max Plaza Building, Pereybere, Grand Baie, Mauritius
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dived this week with Ludo’s team on Coin de Mire for 2 dives. The team is very friendly and good with kids as well. Groups were small and 2 dive masters on the dives. If you are visiting Mauritius, definately recommended!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you to the Octopus Diving Centre in Pereybere, Mauritius for creating an awesome learning experience. The instructors were professional, well-informed and took great care of us. The instructions were personally adapted to each guests’ requirements. We would highly recommend this diving Centre for scuba...More

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Octopus Diving ... o, Owner at Octopus Diving Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Kim for your review ! It just encourage us to move forward and we are looking forward to see you soon :)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful and very professional dives. I recommend Ludo and his team. Very patient and secure with me, as my experience is low. Many Thanks to Pascal for my first dive in Mauritius 😊 Today 12 Delphin !!! In addition of tortoises and so many fish......More

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Octopus Diving ... o, Owner at Octopus Diving Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Dominique , you are the most welcome whatever qualifications you have , we are here to make you enjoy and feel safe as well , I’ll see you again for more dolphins !!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had not dived in years and felt very comfortable with Octopus diving. The dive spots were diverse and interesting.

Thank Carolina B
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Octopus Diving ... o, Owner at Octopus Diving Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are happy to hear that you feel safe with us and you enjoyed your dives :) I hope we will see you again one day ! You know where we are ;)

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Reviewed July 8, 2018

We have not dived for 5 years and therefore first did a refresher course with them. From the moment we arrived everything was well organised and the equipment in good order. The dive master was really relaxed and quickly helped us to overcome our nerves....More

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Octopus Diving ... o, Owner at Octopus Diving Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review , we know how it’s feels to not dive for a long long time and want to make things easy as much as we can :) We hope we will see us again one day underwater :)

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Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

My wife and we’re on our honeymoon and are advanced divers. We had a brilliant time with Octopus! Great dive sites, extremely professional at a good price. We will certainly be back again :)

Thank Daniel C
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Octopus Diving ... o, Owner at Octopus Diving Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Daniel ! And we want you back again :) See you soon and a big thank you for trusting us !

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Reviewed March 19, 2018

I have a Padi Open water qualification, hadn't been diving for a while and was really nervous about getting back in the water. Octopus handled it perfectly, the chief instructor (and owner) Ludo was really patient and attentive. He provided an invaluable refresher for me,...More

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Octopus Diving ... o, Owner at Octopus Diving Centre, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2018

Thanks for this nice review :) it really touched me and encourage me and my team to keep the standards high and share this passion with you . It's always a pleasure to show you all these beautiful and weird little animals ;) . I...More

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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

I went diving with Octopus while on business in Mauritius. They were outstanding. The equipment was new. The instructor incredibly attentive and professional. The pre-dive instruction was very thorough and well done. The dive sites were great—we saw seven different types of eels, half a...More

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Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

I was 8 times with this company and i must them recomend .All was perfect even the night dive and wrack dive . Thanks for all. :-)

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Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

We have visited Octopus diving each time we come to Mauritius. The staff are friendly and knowledgable and always make sure you have a great experience. This trip we did 2 morning dives, the boat is fast and can take you to dive sites other...More

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Vinit A
April 1, 2018|
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Response from Octopus Diving ... o | Property representative |
Hi , on Sunday we don't open normally but if we have min 4 divers for two tank dive we will open :) You can send me an email On our website or contact us on Whatsapp 00230 57289303 . Have a good day .
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Bhootrar
January 10, 2017|
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Response from Octopus Diving ... o | Property representative |
Hi there :) , you can try our introduction dive , we propose a little training first then followed with and exploration dive between 3 to 8 meters , feel free to contact me if you need more info , good day to you .
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Verhepa1956
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i had a hart attack about ten years ago i am 71years old i would love to have i go so can i still dive
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