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Dive Academy Gran Canaria

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Dive academy Gran Canaria is a 5* resort Diving centre based in the south of Gran Canaria. We offer all PADI courses from Bubble maker through to Instructor. We are the only dive centre in Gran Canaria with its own private training pool.
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Calle Lajilla s/n | Centro Recreativo Puesta De Sol, 35120 Arguineguin, Mogan, Gran Canaria, Spain
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+34 928 73 61 96
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I and our two sons are qualified divers, but we took along another family with four teenagers who booked a Discover Diving session. We chose Dive Academy as the centre has a pool as well as access to a sheltered bay (the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sian H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the pleasure of doing my Padi open water course at the dive academy with Matt as my instructor. Matt and the rest of the staff were very professional and friendly. I really enjoyed the course and the included dives. I will most likely...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ivar387
Matthew A, Owner at Dive Academy Gran Canaria, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for the great review, Ivar. It was an absolute pleasure to take you through the Open Water course and I look forward to welcoming you back for your Advanced. Matt

Reviewed December 12, 2018

Thanks to Patrick and Joscha our introduction to diving was made a special event. First dives for us both and we both were made to feel comfortable and relaxed as could be about our first dive. The team are very professional but laid back in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

Dive academy is one of the most professional dive centres that I have dived through. The instructor was extremely calm but also went through all the safety procedures and checked everyone’s gear, even though we were all certified. Was very happy to answer questions and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Grace S
Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

I have dived with Dive Academy Gran Canaria on previous occasions after having done my qualifications there. As always, email responses were fast, friendly and informative and on the day it was just as good. It's such a welcoming dive centre, where instructors truely want...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kimberley S
Reviewed October 21, 2018

We were really impressed with the centre from their first prompt response to our inquiry. The “Matts” were great with the kids who had just passed their junior PADI certificates, they were really helpful. A very safe diving school , would recommend for beginners and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joanne L
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Amazing! I have to admit that I was a bit of a chicken when attempting different exercises. My instructor Jose was brilliant. The man is a born teacher with huge patience!!! I am so glad I stuck with it and had few amazing dives. I’ve...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ana W
Matthew A, Owner at Dive Academy Gran Canaria, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Hi Ana. Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a fantastic review, really appreciated. We're so pleased you had such a positive and enjoyable experience and we hope we get to see you back in Gran Canaria for more underwater...More

Reviewed October 8, 2018

We have just spent a 2 week vacation with this great place. The first week we completed 3 dive specialities each guided by instructor Matt H. He is an ekstremely talanted instructor. He is very thorough, he take the time it needs to make sure...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

You won't find a more pleasant and professional experience. Matt A. is as top notch as they come. All the other instructors come with yhe same pedigree. You will find the staff very warm, down to earth and entertaining yet extremely attentive to detail and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Matthew A, Owner at Dive Academy Gran Canaria, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

Hi E.J. Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a fantastic review, really appreciated. It was a pleasure to take you through the Scuba Diver course and your your positive attitude made it great fun. Again, many congratulations on achieving...More

Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

We did the two hour snorkelling experience which was pleasant but a little expensive for what you get. I think the dive experience would be more rewarding, an hours training for snorkelling is excessive. The hour in the sea next to the dive centre is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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