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Kalypso Dive Center & School

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Kalypso Rock's Palace dive shop lies within the premises of Kalypso Cretan Village Resort & Spa hotel, close to the village of Plakias, on the south coast of Rethymnon prefecture in Crete. Next to the amazing Karavos beach, also known as "the...more
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| Kalypso Cretan Village Resort & Spa, Rethymnon, Crete 74060, Greece
+30 693 486 3484
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Myself, my sister and also my mum all agreed to try scuba diving and as first-time divers all I can say is - What An Adventure! The overall experience was amazing. Kalypso diving centre has a wonderful team of instructors all so friendly and passionate...More

2  Thank Alanaghmurray
Reviewed 3 July 2017

I can honestly say that this Dive Centre is one of the safest I have ever dived at. I have been diving for over 20 years, in various parts of the world, but the attention to detail here was outstanding. We were staying on the...More

2  Thank Andy W
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

If you are hesitating about booking this trip then just do it! We did the discover scuba course.The reviews speak for themselves. As someone with a fear of open water and sharks (lol) I have never felt so safe in the lovely little private cove...More

1  Thank Lucy L
Kalypso D, Public Relations Manager at Kalypso Dive Center & School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2017

So glad you enjoyed every minute of your day with us. We always do out best to make sure all our guests have a great experience and it looks like we ticked all the boxes for you. Tell your boyfriend if he wants to extend...More

Reviewed 25 June 2017

We booked a day at Kalypso in order to experience an introduction to diving. We were collected form the hotel and taken to the South of the island where the school operates, stopping at a bakery on the way for those who had forgotten snacks....More

1  Thank Ntevis
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

After wanting to scuba for years I had a free taster session in the pool at hotel (Crete panamoras) I then booked a day for a discovery dive at Avery reasonable rate of €80. This includes pick up from hotel, instruction out of the water...More

2  Thank Rachelmartin30
Kalypso D, Public Relations Manager at Kalypso Dive Center & School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you very much for the positive review! All our team do their best to be patient with nervous first time divers and give them the confidence they need. Please do come back and see us again and perhaps do an Open Water course! You...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We went as two families with a nervous 11 year old and two excited 13 year old. All the staff from Natalie picking us up to Panos, Stefan , Jeff and Natalie diving with the kids and adults were amazing. Panos was very patient with...More

1  Thank Swmlj
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

I knew that it will be something exciting, but it's over my expectations. It was just a great. Hour underwater passed as if it was 5 minutes. Great international team divers. Best Regards for all of you and see U underwater;) 👎👌

1  Thank 165pawe_m
Kalypso D, Public Relations Manager at Kalypso Dive Center & School, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thank you very much for the 6* review! So glad you enjoyed your diving experience with us and maybe next time you come you will think about continuing your diving education and doing a course! See U underwater!

Reviewed 14 May 2017

Us running into information aboutKalypso Dive Center was a mere coincidence - and we are really really happy that we did. Their organisation ist perfect, the staff is friendly, funny and takes their job very serious -I liked every single part of the day a...More

1  Thank katharinakierstein
Kalypso D, Public Relations Manager at Kalypso Dive Center & School, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thanks for the great review. That is exactly what we promise our clients, one on one (one client to one instructor) for the ultimate in safety. Something else you mentioned was the amazing location and stunning scenery, even for non-divers it is an unforgettable experience...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Coming to kalypso diving center was the best choice ever! Did the discover scuba diving for beginners! Although I was really nervous and afraid I had my trainer with me all the time making me feel comfortable and safe with the sea. Kostas you are...More

1  Thank Emmamos
Kalypso D, Public Relations Manager at Kalypso Dive Center & School, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

It's great news that you want to continue your diving education with us. If you do decide to come back and become a certified diver, just send us an email and we will be happy to arrange everything for you. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

My daughter and myself went for an introductory scuba course, we were told it was 2 hours snorkeling, than lunch, I would drive to a nearby village, and then scuba lesson in the afternoon. This was not the case, we were expected to stay from...More

1  Thank Ziggy stardust h
Lesley J, Public Relations Manager at Kalypso Dive Center & School, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

I am very sorry that you did not fully enjoy your day learning to scuba dive with us. When you booked the course the person who sold it to you explained that he wasn't sure if the hotel restaurant and snack bar were open yet...More

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Can you please send me an email via our website?