We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Big Blue Scuba Diving

Certificate of Excellence
Features Animals
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Sea Wall, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
Phone Number:
+678 27518
Website
Today
08:00 - 16:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 08:00 - 16:00
Description:

Big Blue Scuba teach more people to dive than anyone else in Vanuatu. We...

Big Blue Scuba teach more people to dive than anyone else in Vanuatu. We have local instructors and dive masters with great local knowledge. They love to share their dive sites with divers of all levels and experience, with multiple boats and dive sites we can cater to all.

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 358 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 315
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Discovery Scuba Dive and Snorkel

thank you to the team at Big Blue, I had completed several DSD prior and they were excellent and I had a great dive while my husband snorkelled. Their equipment was in excellent... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cheryl S
,
Brisbane, Australia

Similar Things to Do in Port Vila

Add Photo Write a Review

358 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 348: English reviews
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
32 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

thank you to the team at Big Blue, I had completed several DSD prior and they were excellent and I had a great dive while my husband snorkelled. Their equipment was in excellent condition and the water was clear and warm. I booked via BLUE VANUATU it was very easy and an excellent price.

Helpful?
Thank Cheryl S
New Hope, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
67 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had 2 terrific dives with Big Blue, and would have had more if we didn’t leave to escape the cyclone. They make sure your equipment is all set up, and they know the reefs and wrecks well. We wanted to do only reefs, and they accommodated us. The corals are gorgeous below 45 feet, much better than what we... More 

Helpful?
Thank Wendy B
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have done 4 dives with these guys and would definitely do more if we stayed longer! Everything was well organised including a pick up/drop off from our hotel. The gear is in a very good condition and the guys who take you diving are just amazing - very friendly, experienced and they take great care of their reefs. If... More 

Helpful?
Thank GorOlg
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A well run operation - we were a family of 17 who went snorkelling for a morning. The organisation was really good - we had a boat to ourselves. Many of our family are experienced divers and snorkelling however it was awesome to have someone snorkelling with you if you wanted to show you different things. We had about an... More 

Helpful?
Thank GriffnLeanne
Ipswich, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I had a lovely time diving with Big Blue. Our diving instructor Jerry was excellent. He was friendly, accomodating and also helped us with our breathing (as we are new to diving) which meant we were able to spend more time on our second dive. They are are a well run group and we felt safe in... More 

Helpful?
Thank MilliePillie05
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A well run operation. We did 10 dives and some snorkelling. Staff are so helpful and accommodating. I look forward to diving with them again soon.

Helpful?
Thank Jodie T
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
55 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at Paradise Cove Resort over Easter 2017 and did 3 days' diving with Big Blue. We were absolutely blown away!! The diving itself is amazing - the variety and quantity of hard corals are world class - but the flawless operations of Big Blue really made our vacation one to be repeated. Highlights: - Gear... More 

Helpful?
Thank PamRamali
North Carolina
Level Contributor
134 reviews
79 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Our recent cruise stopped in Port Vila and we took advantage of that opportunity to book a dive with Big Blue. They are a very low-key but professional operation and provided excellent service. Sam was our dive master and he certainly knew his stuff! We did a beautiful reef dive at the Twin Bommies and then toured the wreck of... More 

Helpful?
Thank Carolyn_B_27312
1 review
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Recommend these guys, they are the best!!!! Just completed 15 dives between Port Villa and Espiritu Santo, including Million Dollar Point and the Coolidge. 5 of these dives were with Big Blue, found these guys the best. Very organised and professional, most of all really helpful. Thanks Mike for picking us up and dropping us off at our accomodation, which... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kathy B
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I got my Open Water Certificate with Big Blue last week and it was a fantastic experience! I have never dived before so I wasn't sure if I was going to freak out at the beginning but thanks to this great team and especially to my patient and very professional instructor, Fabrice, it was a relaxed and thoroughly enjoyable experience.... More 

Helpful?
Thank KarinME99

Travellers who viewed Big Blue Scuba Diving also viewed

 

Been to Big Blue Scuba Diving? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Big Blue Scuba Diving and other visitors
4 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (4)

Questions? Get answers from Big Blue Scuba Diving staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?