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Submariner Diving Center

#1 of 50 Tours in El Nido Features Animals
Hama Street | Brgy Masagana, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
+63 905 484 1764
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Great diving!

My boyfriend and I did the discover scuba diving course as our hot recommended it to us. Our... read more

Reviewed yesterday
xxreanne
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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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This is the diving center you wanna dive with!

Professional and fun staff! They make the diving so much more fun, I took the rescue diving course... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jeffrey J
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SUBMARINER DIVING CENTER is the first PADI 5 Star Dive Resort and PADI TecRec Resort in El Nido, Palawan Philippines, which is operated by the German Ronny Oliwka who is PADI MSDT and PADI Tec Deep Instructor. Submariner is also certified as AQUALUNG PARTNER CENTER who offers high standard in Diving and Education as well as diving gear branded by AQUALUNG and APEKS. Not only the Equipment considers a high standard. Also the Staff is highly qualified and we keep international standards. For us diving is Fun and Joy and that´s what we want to experience to our Guests. We are located directly in the middle of the Main Beach of El Nido. Just visit us and learn more about us and diving. Started in November 2012 Submariner is also offering Palawan Diving Safaris to Port Barton and to the World famous WW2 Wreck destination Coron with a 60ft. Liveaboard. After Diving we welcome you at the 1st floor in our Bar & Restaurant “Habibi Restaurant & Shisha Cafe” where you can hang out and enjoy great Food, Drinks and maybe a Shisha after your Dive or in the evening and chat with great People.
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“dive safari” (16 reviews)
“dive shop” (54 reviews)
“fun dives” (43 reviews)
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Hama Street | Brgy Masagana, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
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+63 905 484 1764

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My boyfriend and I did the discover scuba diving course as our hot recommended it to us. Our expectations were high but not let down! Our divemaster Don was very nice and patient, and the other divemasters aboard were great too. We had a fantastic...More

Thank xxreanne
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Professional and fun staff! They make the diving so much more fun, I took the rescue diving course with Samysso Del Passo as an instructor, skilled guy with alot of knowledge and great ability to teach! Had so much fun and saw so many beautiful...More

Thank Jeffrey J
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Hi Jeffrey, thank you for taking the time to review your experience while diving with us in El Nido. We pride ourselves on providing a Safe and enjoyable experience for all our guests. I will pass on your kind words to Samy, Safe travels from...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I did my Open Water course with Pot Pot. He was an incredible teacher! He was informative, experienced, friendly, patient, funny and I felt safe. I also got the chance to speak to other instructors and they were all lovely and highly qualified. The equipment...More

Thank Leizel I
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had an absolute blast with Submariner. My sister and I never scuba dived at all before coming here. We decided to go all in and get Padi Open Water certified. All of the staff was friendly and hilarious. They made everything very light and...More

Thank Nicole V C
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Hi Nicole, thanks for taking the time to review our business. We pride ourselves on making the experience Safe, fun and enjoyable for all our guests. I will pass on your kind words to Win, Safe travels from the Submariner Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Submariner opens my underwater vision by providing an absolute secure, professional and incredible open water diving course. I felt totally safe and enjoyed with their instructors, equipments and organizations of the trips. The people from here are warm, cheerful and homey. You not only gain...More

Thank Ting yu L
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Thank you for your kind words. We pride ourselves on providing a safe an enjoyable experience for all our guest so I am excited to read that you have had a fantastic time while diving with us. Safe travels from all the team at Submariner

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These guys are absolutely amazing. We did our Padi Open Water course at submariner and it was such a great time. Our Dive Instructor Henri was the best who we ever could get. It was so much fun. We felt like in a big family....More

Thank Eric H
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Hi Eric, Thanks for you kind words, I will be sure to pass them on to Henri. We pride ourselves on provide a safe and enjoyable experience for all our guest, so it is great to read feedback that supports our efforts. Congratulations on completing...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great time with Submariner Diving Center. I took the advanced open water certificate, nitrox and an additional day of fun dives. We also had open water student, fun divers and discovery scuba divers in our group. All of us enjoyed fun attitude on...More

Thank Oskar T
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review Oskar. it is great to hear the positive feedback from about the team. congratulations on passing your AOW. Safe travels for the rest of your holiday, and we hope to have you back one day soon. Regards the Submariner Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my Open Water here. Great guides and crew! Well aranged and we were able to mix with different courses and fun dives on the same boat. The crew are funny above surface and still serious in the water. Everything felt super safe.

Thank Emanuel J
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review our business. I am pleased to hear you had a great time and congratulations on completing your OWD course. Safe travels and we look forward to having you back with us in the future. From the Submariner Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had dived in Coron and was told to go to 'Submariner' when in El Nido.They are very professional and all the equipment is good quality,the boat that we had was almost new and there was plenty of room. The dive masters are highly experienced...More

Thank granth29
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

thank you for the positive feedback. it is great to learn of your positive experience diving with us. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to both of the Dive Masters. Safe travels for the rest of your trip and we hope...More

Reviewed 16 June 2017

We did two different trips with Submariner. 6 dives in total. Very friendly, professional and knowledgeable crew. Well organized and structured days. Good quality equipment.

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Thank tnbrennan
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review, I am glad to hear you enjoyed your days out exploring the wonderful site El Nido has to offer. Safe Travels and we hope to see you back again. From the Submariner Team

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Siegfred S
15 February 2017|
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Response from thegreatalmond | Reviewed this property |
You will be allowed to dive even without formal training. My friends and I got the starter package at 3500 Php per head. It included 1 underwater training and 2 fun dives in just a day. No idea about the age range. They... More
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Paul S
8 July 2016|
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Response from Michael A | Reviewed this property |
Search for balay paragua... Its a 3min walk to dive center. I stayed there for 9days.
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Mel_Mel_58
12 March 2016|
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Response from MelenaSlaven |
El Nido is at least 6 hours away from Puerto Princesa so a day trip is pretty impossible.
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