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Calypso Reef Cruises

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Great memories are built on great experiences and Calypso delivers both. From the dive enthusiast to the less experienced swimmer, Calypso Snorkel & Dive provides a unique and personalised experience for each guest. Calypso pride themselves on...more
| Corner Warner & Grant Streets, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4099 6999
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Like most people, we picked a tour, but checked a TA for some feedback. So we joined this crew for a reef diving excursion, without really knowing how good they are. The crew was incredibly attentive, and (to my relief) hyper-focused on the safety of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank midfielder7
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We paid over 300$ for disappointing snorkeling and scuba dive. Staff on boat was of course professional but whit so bad attitude. We have been snorkeling for fist time and our instructor didn’t care. Next time he should pay more attention to beginners mainly if...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dolezel999
Chris K, Manager at Calypso Reef Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Doleze, Thanks for bringing your concerns to our attention. Would you mind forwarding an email with the particulars so I can follow this up for you with Marine operations. You'll see 99% of our reviews congratulate us with regards to the service from our...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We went with Calypso, as we was both nervous swimmers. But we are so glad we went with Calypso as they made us more than safe and showing us around the reef. The staff was exceptional, especially Cam who was very good with us beginners...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Chris K, Manager at Calypso Reef Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your kind feedback Zincy, great to read you had such a good day. I'll advise operations with regards to the wet suits. Thanks and regards, Chris

Reviewed 1 week ago

We researched a lot of different places for this trip, as my husband and I were snorkeling, and our son was scuba diving. We finally chose Calypso, and we are SO glad we did! In fact, we had such a great day out on the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Chris K, Manager at Calypso Reef Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Wow ! Thanks for the wonderful review Elaine. We really appreciate your 5 star feedback ! Regards, Chris

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a fantastically well organized professional trip out to three dive sites on the world famous great barrier reef. We went on the calypso 10 cruiser which is a large powerful purpose built for diving catamaran and had a brilliant day snorkelling. The day...More

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Chris K, Manager at Calypso Reef Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks David, It's very kind of you to give such an in depth review. We appreciate you taking the time to write in. Regards, Chris

Reviewed 1 week ago

For our first trip to the reef, and first time snorkeling, we couldn't have picked a better tour or had a better crew. The boys were awesome, very knowledgeable and made us feel safe and welcome. We were lucky enough to have a beautiful day...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the cruise in september 2018 and were met by a lovely crew who were so helpful! The service was wonderful all day, we had plenty of time to snorkel at the 3 sites, the food was good, they were very clear on buying...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved our day on the reef. The staff were wonderful, Dan was great with letting us know the best spots to head to on each reef to see the best sea life. The mask & snorkel provided were great quality. We saw fish, sharks,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a day trip on Aquarius out to the reef for a snorkel trip. There were only 15 people on the boat so there was a lot of room, they provide drinks and food and are very helpful. They cater for dietary requirement...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a good things to do if you wanted to see the GBR! i did a liveabroad tour on the gbr from cairns and actually kinda worried because calypso is a bit expensive and only for a short time but it is one of the good...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Ankit K
27 January 2018|
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Response from 600leew | Reviewed this property |
When we booked our reef tour they picked us up at our hotel in Port Douglas (Ramada Port Douglas) as part of the fee. I’m not too sure that they go all the way into Cairns but you could enquire via phone?