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Cabanas El Recreo | Agua Dulce, Providencia Island, Colombia
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Not the best diving

Well, when I came to the Dive Center the only information I got was to come the day after at 8.30am... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Tobias W
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Colombia
Great Customer Service

My friends and I happened to arrive to the island the same day as a massive storm. No boats were... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
Laboof
,
San Francisco
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Cabanas El Recreo | Agua Dulce, Providencia Island, Colombia
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Reviewed April 15, 2018

Well, when I came to the Dive Center the only information I got was to come the day after at 8.30am to get ready to dive. So I arrived the next morning and nobody really knew that I wanted to dive. There was more or...More

1  Thank Tobias W
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Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

My friends and I happened to arrive to the island the same day as a massive storm. No boats were able to dive. Israel from the dive shop was the saving grace of our trip. He took us snorkeling on his own personal boat. He...More

1  Thank Laboof
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Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

I walked into the store on a Thursday morning asking about dives on the island. The lady at the front desk started to ask me if I was a certified diver (I told her that I have done my Divemaster successfully) and then she told...More

1  Thank mexmaedl
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Reviewed June 19, 2017

I cpuld not have chosen a better place to make my open water license. Felipe was so kind to me and I felt so save under water. He always managed to calm me down when I got a little "panicy" under water. As I am...More

Thank Becci Cris M
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Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

There are moments in life when you meet someone who makes a significant impact on you. Felipe was one of those people! Haven't been diving for 4 years when I got to Felipe and they were wonderful about getting me back into the water. My...More

Thank Julia D
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Reviewed May 6, 2017

so i never dived before...i decided to do my openwater in providencia and did it with felipes dive shop. jim my instructor was a very nice and serious guy. they know the business with diving and are not scared at all underwater but this is...More

Thank Enjoy611
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Reviewed April 23, 2017

I agree with a lot of the comments here -- good and bad. Yes, they have some good dive masters, yes, it's all a bit chaotic and poorly organized (if you know you have to return to shore to get the tanks for the second...More

1  Thank Carpetblogger
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Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

Best diving, best instructors ever! We went to inquire about diving details and had such a warm welcome. Some of the competitors on the island are a bit cheaper but definitely not as friendly. We felt so comfortable with the instructors and they were so...More

Thank Nikolina A
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Reviewed February 13, 2017

I did 8 dives with this school, and it was very good, everybody was very friendly and helpful, the diving sites where just beautiful, plenty of sharks, fish, corals, ... Great experience!

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Reviewed December 29, 2016

Ok so I read a good deal of the comment regarding their experience and while I agree that they could appear uncaring I can vouch for them and say they did. My buddy Andrew, a divemaster, and I went to Providencia having heard of him...More

1  Thank eniomelemixam
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