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Turtle Dive Center

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Closed Now: 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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12 Feb 2018
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TURTLE DIVE CENTER is the first French dive school, very friendly and family-sized, managed by a professional team in Las Terrenas. Since 2010, we organize snorkeling trips, first dives, explorations dives and training from the Open water to the...more
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Centre Commercial El Paseo de la Costanera | Calle Principale, Las Terrenas 32200, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the pleasure to dive with a great team. Very professional, clear instructions, good explanations, some haven't been diving for several years, it was well taken into consideration. We where à Las Bailenas and had a break at Playa Buonita with delicious homemade juice...More

Thank Patty A
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Me and my husband spent a great time with Turtle Dive Center. 5 years ago I went for a first dive in a Dominican Republic, it was different diving center and it was too stressful, stuff was unpolite and I felt like a piece of...More

Thank In A
Reviewed February 12, 2018

Philippe and his wife are absolutly wonderfull. Security and take care for Divings. I wish you wonderfull hollidays on Las Terrenas

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1  Thank Philippe F
Reviewed January 8, 2018

In December I when snorkeling and Dive with my family,John the owner and is assistant came with us on one of his charter boat and took care of us the entire day. Best experience ever, Best fun and the most safe for the family, brand...More

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turtledivecenter, Gérant at Turtle Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2018

Hi Jean-Luc, Thank you very much for this nice message! We were very happy to share our passion with you and your familly, and would be very happy to see you again. You will always be welcome at Turtle Dive Center. Sincerely, John, Turtle Dive...More

Reviewed January 2, 2018

A very professional outfit. We were taken to the rocks that resemble whales. which are about a mile from the shore. At this site my husband went scuba diving with the owner John and Casper while I went snorkeling with Ana.There was a great variety...More

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Reviewed June 22, 2017

We did the 2 dives Las Terrenas has to offer and thought it was worthwhile for the cool swim throughs!

Thank Laurie B
turtledivecenter, Directeur général at Turtle Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2017

Thank you so much It was a pleasure to dive with you See You next time maybe for another dives

Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

I did two dives with this diving centre. The instructors are very nice and everything is well organized. I've seen many kinds of different fish, the whater was 28° and good visibility.

Thank Paulo C
Reviewed May 9, 2016

It was my first try, but I must say it wasn't the last. Thanks to very profesional team of diving instructors I felt very safe and calm for the whole dive, so all You have to do is watch beautiful world of underwater reef, with...More

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turtledivecenter, Propriétaire at Turtle Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2016

Thank you very much, It was for us a great time to share you our passion. Try dive it's the most important dive in your life, we have to do with calm. That's why only 1 instructor for 1 divers are the rules inside my...More

Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

Very knowledgeable and nice staff. Philippe and his team took great care of our children who were getting their dive certification. Great instructors with a lot of experience made an amazing experience for our teenagers. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed October 15, 2015 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend had a great tour with Gaspar, very friendly and he made us feel very safe and comfortable under water. We were the only one so there was plenty of time, where we could decide what to do. The 65 dollar tour...More

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turtledivecenter, Diving Instructor at Turtle Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2015

Thank you Anne Sofie and Oscar, I really love my job when I can show the beauty of the underwater world to friendly people like you are. I wish you enjoy the rest of your trip, and keep on diving! Gaspar

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