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Atalaia Diving Center

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“atalaya”(4 reviews)
The Atalaia Diving Center - Madeira The Atalaia Dive Center is situated directly at the Underwater Marine Park and possibly with the best house reef of Madeira, offers diverse and safe diving for beginners as well as for experienced divers. The Dive...more
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Travessa Vista Praia | Hotel Royal Orchid, Canico, Madeira 9125-039, Portugal
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

We spent 4 days with Atalaia. Very good time under water. It was our 1st time in Madeira Atlantic water, so we have no idea what's happened.. ☺️ Good time and nice experience. Many fish including big groupers and butterfly rays. Visibility in Garajau National...More

Thank Czarek C
Reviewed August 27, 2018

My husband has always wanted to learn how to dive so took the opportunity to do so whilst recently in Madeira. He took the PADI open water course with Sascha who gave expert tuition in a caring and very informative way, showing a great sense...More

Thank Car0l63
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

I dove twice here, and found them to be excellent and very professional. Even as a rescue diver qualification, on the first dive we were all asked to do a buddy and mask clearing drill. It took five minutes but I found it an added...More

Thank paul t
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

The diving instructors are really caring for their students. Didnt have much experience diving and still saw a lot. My instructor took the time I needed. Afterwards spend some pleasant time with them and the other divers.

Thank Tobias B
Reviewed June 24, 2017

A really good dive centre and most importantly well run with great staff. Sasha and the team were really good from the start and I appreciate how they treat everybody, occasionally some dive centres can't switch from instructing beginners to just diving with more experienced...More

Thank Liam_dodds
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

Sasha and all of the guys there are very nice and professionals. This was the first time me and my husband dived together and they made us feel very comfortable guiding us thru all the steps and we had a blast. Plus, the price is...More

Thank Geovanna S
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Went to Madeira this April and went diving with atalaia they were very professional. I was in contact with them before I went and they informed me of everything that I needed to take, ie medical certificate. I didn't need to book all I had...More

Thank duncan c
Reviewed October 24, 2016

“He who would search for pearls must dive below.” Diving Madeira Atalia Diving Center. Marco was a great instructor and really helped me through the entire process. It was such an amazing experience! Definitely recommend!

Thank Leonardo P
Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Superb experience. Very friendly staff, relaxed atmosphere, friendly and very professional instructors, good quality mats. First some basic training in a pool and then in the sea in front of the hotel. You won't regret!

Thank Stefaan R
Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

This dive center is for me the best in Madeira. Great attention to people who wants dive for the first time and all instructors are very friendly and with a lot experince. Highly recommended...

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