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Big Blue Divers

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Next To the Divers Lodge, Beau Vallon, Mahe Island, Seychelles
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Yiiiiikes!

I’ve been diving for nearly 15 years, am PADI rescue certified and have well over 150 logged dives... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
heathercrotts
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Charleston, South Carolina
Fantastic Diving

My boyfriend and I just returned from 10 days of diving. We’re both very experienced divers. We had... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
AnnetteHJensen
,
Haderslev, Denmark
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“scuba diving” (4 reviews)
“big group” (2 reviews)
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Next To the Divers Lodge, Beau Vallon, Mahe Island, Seychelles
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I’ve been diving for nearly 15 years, am PADI rescue certified and have well over 150 logged dives. My dive with Big Blue was a Big Disaster. I wholeheartedly agree with those who have said this company is a disaster waiting to happen. What was...More

1  Thank heathercrotts
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I just returned from 10 days of diving. We’re both very experienced divers. We had some fantastic dives and were permitted to dive on our own due to our level of experience. We did, however, notice the good service towards beginners and...More

Thank AnnetteHJensen
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Don't book with Big Blue Divers. This operation is an accident waiting to happen. The staff is rude beyond belief and there is no concern for safety. I am in the process of contacting PADI about the safety issues. They are all about the money....More

1  Thank Gary L
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

This was our 1st time for Scuba. Liz picked us up from our hotel to her office, where we were given 1 hour orientation. It was in detail and safety instructions were explained atleast thrice. Liz has been a professional diver since ages and she...More

Thank mayank j
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

We absolutely loved our diving experience with Liz & her team. Liz was very helpful in helping us plan our dive. The diving instructors were very patient & helpful. They ran us through the briefing thoroughly & calmed our nerves before we went underwater. It...More

Thank Rushil D
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Dennis the Captain and Dive Master was really cool and nice. İ was just a little bit unluckily because of the visibility on my diving day. But this is not their fault. İn compare with diving in asia the seychelles are to expensive. 73€ for...More

Thank vurrl
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

M very happy to choose big blue divers .... Lot of enjoy the blue water in mahe.. Thanks to big blue divers and support staff ......

Thank ShyamDhakad
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We checked the reviews of this diving center and thought it is a good one. My sister want to do the discover diving with two dives. So we booked it one week before. We payed for pick up... The owner picked us up by himself....More

4  Thank Schiro G
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

It was my first ever Scuba diving Experience , and the team at Big blue divers didn't disappoint even one bit. Since, we were part of a huge group, we also got a good rate . My dive instructors Oliver and Christie were excellent ....More

Thank shivna m
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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

I have just finished my PADI open water diver course here, all the staff were great, but must make an extra special mention for Norbert our instructor who was just brilliant. The costs are just a little bit more than it is for the same...More

Thank Roger C
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Peter M
19 December 2016|
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Response from Daniel B | Reviewed this property |
It’s all true. This place is a liability. My advice: steer well clear if this place. Safety is non existent. Should be shut down and owners locked up.
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dusilumi
2 April 2016|
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Response from Jay T | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact the dive shop directly. They did do a package for me that was great value.
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