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Samana Diving - Day Class

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Calle Caamano Deno Francisco Street | In front of Puerto Plaza, Las Terrenas 32200, Dominican Republic
+1 849-201-0535
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Samana Diving is the only PADI dive center in the city of Las Terrenas, Samana (Dominican Republic). Just 30 minutes from El Catey international airport, 60 minutes off the biggest Humpback whale sighting zone in the North Atlantic and one of the most pristine areas in the Caribbean Sea.
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“dive master” (8 reviews)
“fun dives” (3 reviews)
“dive shop” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Calle Caamano Deno Francisco Street | In front of Puerto Plaza, Las Terrenas 32200, Dominican Republic
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+1 849-201-0535
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Reviewed November 5, 2017

I completed my four open water dives for my Open Water Diver Certification with Samana Diving, and I had an amazing experience with Ludmilla. She was an excellent instructor and made sure I was comfortable and prepared for all of the skills I was asked...More

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Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

I recently completed my Open Water Diver course with Roy at Samana Diving and it was such a fun experience! Roy is a fantastic teacher with a ton of diving knowledge under his belt. His calm demeanor was extremely helpful whenever I'd get a bit...More

Thank Laurel P
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Reviewed May 2, 2017

My wife & I had a wonderful time diving with "Samana Diving" out of Las Terrenas, DR. We hadn't dived in a few years, but any reservations we had about going again were quickly removed once we met up with Josue & Paola, and went...More

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Reviewed April 30, 2017

Belated review, but my son and I had connected with Samana Diving by email before departing for our Samana holiday. We got all the information we needed, and we were able to connect with Josue once we arrived, and then proceeded to spend a couple...More

Thank OttawaAmir
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Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

Awesome trip, fun in the pool learning the basics like taking your first breath under water, aswell as the most amazing trip out to the "whale Islands" where we got to see all sorts of fish and stuff! Great experience and great instructors!

Thank Filip T
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Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

Best thing I've done in Las Terrenas, the best instructor we could've had, Jay, took us on a really special trip down in the ocean! Just a really awesome day!

Thank Oskar T
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Reviewed February 16, 2017

Me and my husband enlisted for open water certificate i jan -17 and received fantastic service! The managers Josue and Paula were wounderful and gave us so much help and service, it was clear that they love what they do, and that they have the...More

Thank Eva R
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SamanaDiving, Gerente at Samana Diving - Day Class, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2017

Eva!!!! Thank's for your Opinion!!!! All Samana Diving's team misse you!!! We hope to see you here in a while! Kind Regards Josue Zarco

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Reviewed February 9, 2017

I had great time with them while I was in Las Terrenas last month. These guys take the safety of their customers very seriously and their equipments are very well maintained. Groups are never too big so there is always an instructor/divemaster every 2 to...More

Thank David M
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SamanaDiving, Gerente at Samana Diving - Day Class, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2017
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Gracias David, Esperamos que tu paso por Samana Diving sea de provecho y hayas disfrutado la formación, que al final,...More

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Reviewed January 28, 2017

We went with Samana diving to the Dudu cave and did the dive there. We were very happy with the whole experience and especially the professionally of the staff. Everything was very well organized and we appreciated the relaxed atmosphere of the excursion which included...More

Thank Anders J
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Reviewed January 26, 2017 via mobile

These people run a very nice operation. We were there for a week and made 7 dives. We did Dudu cave, the rocks, arches, and did some exploratory dives where we saw a nerf shark. Every day was exciting and they take good care of...More

Thank Jason H
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Andrew H
November 26, 2016|
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Response from SamanaDiving | Property representative |
Hi, Andrew! Vannessa makes a great explanation, usually, we make it in two days or a complete morning because in the afternoons, usually, we have more wind than in the mornings. But if in the afternoon we have not wind and... More
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