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Diving is what we do best - especially within the rich waters of Apo Island and shoreline of Negros Oriental. "Mabuhay" is a Philippine greeting. It literally is the imperative form of "live", from the root word buhay (life). Dumaguete Divers...more
Poblacion I | Bonafacio Street, Near the Church, Dauin, Dauin, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental 6217, Philippines
+63 915 821 9429
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All reviews these guys the owner dive shop apo island fun dives open water course dive master marine life my boyfriend dive trip couple of days fantastic experience made us feel excellent instructors shore diving great lunch certified diver
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly staff. Good quality equipment. I arranged the transfer Dauin- Dumaguete with them. Do not miss App island.

Thank MGFer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of six divers, dove with this dive shop for 3 days, first day shore dive, next two days APO island. First day was uneventful, although we preferred having boat dives, we settled for shore dive. Relatively good dives, walking distance from...More

Thank hkarbasi11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food with friendly staff. Every thing is personalized and made upon order. My friends and I went over for breakfast. They had good options for breakfast and the were very moderately priced. They however have a small seating arrangement if you want to sit...More

Thank Rbansal2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great fun dive here .Its awesome being underworld with a friendly guide and friendly people here in Dumaguete divers and great food at dive cafe.

Thank Daydream339936
Simon S, Manager at Dumaguete Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind review. We are happy that you enjoyed having fun diving with us. Happy to hear that you had tasted our great food in the menu. Mabuhay!

Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Great little place to hrab good food at a good price. This is also home to one of the top dive centers in Dumaguete. Always a pleasure visiting these folks. Simon and company are good hostsMore

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Simon S, Manager at Dumaguete Divers, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Thanks very much for your kind review. Dumaguete Divers has been open now for 5 years as well as the Dauin Dive Cafe and we try to make all our guests feel welcome so thank you for valued comments. As always a welcoming smile awaits...More

Reviewed July 10, 2018

We booked a day trip to Apo Island at relatively short notice for 2 divers and 3 snorkelers. It included lunch, and even transport from the hotel in Dumaguete City which was about a 30 minute drive. Our DM, John, is genuinely one of the...More

Thank Calvin C
Simon S, Manager at Dumaguete Divers, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Thank you for your very kind review and special mention for John. Our team at Dumaguete Divers try to ensure a personalized service for all our diving guests as well as serving food and drinks at the Dauin Dive Cafe. John is the consummate Professional...More

Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

Today we dived with Matthew Lafrance (Dive master) doing 3 fun dives at Apo Island. Everything was well organized and the equipment was in good shape. The crew was very helpful and friendly. Matthew was a good instructor to have around, showing us the wonders...More

Thank Nlin91
Simon S, Manager at Dumaguete Divers, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Thanks very much for taking the time to review Dumaguete Divers. We also appreciate you mentioning the organization, equipment and your guide Matthew who is passionate as ever after many years of teaching and guiding. Apo Island is a great place and we are very...More

Reviewed June 7, 2018

This is a super late review, but did my open water course with Dumaguete Divers a couple years back and definitely recommend going diving with them. Simon was super accommodating and arranged complimentary pickups and dropoffs at the airbnb my friend and I were staying...More

Thank RachelR133
simon s, Manager at Dumaguete Divers, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2018

Thanks very much for your kind words. We are very happy that you managed to give us time and had a positive experience. Colin is a great Instructor and so happy you managed to dive Apo Island as well as learn at our incredible shore...More

Reviewed June 6, 2018

Not sure where to start from, the short review is 'everything was excellent and you will not regret diving with Dumaguete Divers'. We have dived across many countries and dive operators around the world and these guys are right there at the top. Pre-arrangements and...More

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simon s, Manager at Dumaguete Divers, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2018

Thank you very much for your kind review. We are so happy you enjoyed your courses and found our diving to Macworld class. It means all the more to us as your experienced well traveled divers. Matt is a Professional and loves to teach and...More

Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I went out with John for a couple of days of fun diving (local and Apo island). Not only was the diving amazing but he was extremely knowledgeable and helpful and always kept us entertained! We would definitely recommend diving here if...More

Thank MitchDean
simon s, Manager at Dumaguete Divers, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2018

Thanks very much for your kind review. John is an experienced Instructor and guide and we are glad his passion was enjoyed by you both. Great we got you to Apo Island too and wish you many more exciting diving experiences. Mabuhay!

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