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Utila Water Sports

#12 of 18 Tours in Utila
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Best week ever

Leaving here is the hardest thing ever! Wish I could stay. Aldo was the best at teaching me to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ella P
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Perfect place for scuba diving

I completed my advanced open water here having a great experience all around. Before arriving... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Ciara S
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One of the original dive shops on the Island, Utila Water Sports has been in operation since 1988. With a full makeover just completed, now is a great time to visit us. As the one of the only dive centers on the island that offer both SSI and PADI...more
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Main Street, Utila 34201, Honduras
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I did my open water and advanced there. During my first deep dive (28 mètres), I lost control of my buoyancy and came out of the water alone, without safety stop. For me, it was a really stressfull experience and I got lot of anxiety....More

Thank Marine G
UtilaWaterSports, Manager at Utila Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Marine, We're very sorry to hear that you were not happy with your experience. We always do our very best to accommodate the needs of every diver, as we tried to do with you during your courses here. Our instructors went out of their...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Leaving here is the hardest thing ever! Wish I could stay. Aldo was the best at teaching me to dive, we had the best time. He was professIonal but hilarious. I miss you already! All of you made me feel so welcome and happy to...More

Thank Ella P
UtilaWaterSports, Manager at Utila Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ella!! We are all sad that you left, but we're so glad you had a great time! Enjoy your next adventures, and hope you have more amazing dives along the way. We can't wait to see you again!! 💗Aldo, Caitlin, and the rest of the...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

I completed my advanced open water here having a great experience all around. Before arriving Caitlin was so helpful providing all the information needed for my course along with extra info and advice in how to get there. The centre and accommodation itself is really...More

Thank Ciara S
UtilaWaterSports, Manager at Utila Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Hi Ciara! Thanks so much for your review! It was such a pleasure meeting you, and we're so glad you had a great time here 😊You did an awesome job during your course, so keep up the good work! Thanks for choosing to stay and...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We had the best week of our lives with Utila Watersports and especially our instructor Gaby. The staff and team were all super friendly and helpful - always willing to go out of their way to help! Our stay was so pleasant. During our course...More

Thank Anna M
UtilaWaterSports, Instructor at Utila Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Hey girls, Please come back, you've already been away for too long! It was so much fun to teach you and to explore the underwater world with you. Feel free to reach out to us if you have any questions or just to send us...More

Reviewed 2 August 2018

We were short on time so we opted for the Discover Diving option. The staff was fun, professional and above all, knowledgeable. Our diving instructor, Aldo, is the man! He taught us all the basic skills required for our first diving experience. Under water, he...More

Thank FerZelaya
UtilaWaterSports, Manager at Utila Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

We're so happy that you guys had a good time, and that you got to experience the underwater world of Utila! Thanks so much for extending your stay and diving with us! We look forward to seeing you all again, and we know you'll love...More

Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

This place has definitely been one of the best places i have stayed at throughout my journey in central America. When it comes to price, accommodation, and hospitality they definitely took first place. I would recommend this to anyone that's planning to take their diving...More

Thank Jonatan B
UtilaWaterSports, Manager at Utila Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Hi Jonatan, Thank you so much for your review! It was such a pleasure having you guys here 😁We had a great time diving with you and we're glad you had a great time too! You'll always have a place here if you decide to...More

Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Dan was my instructor and was excellent. The training was both very professional and fun. All the staff at Utila Water sports were very friendly. The price for the Advanced was one of the best in town and the dive groups were limited to four...More

Thank WilliamThomas1992
UtilaWaterSports, Manager at Utila Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Hi Will, Thank you so much for your review! We're glad you guys had a good time during your stay, and that you enjoyed your training with Dan. We'll be sure to pass on your compliments to both Dan and Wagner 🙂We hope you enjoy...More

Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend went and 'interviewed' about 7 different shops and this one we both felt most comfortable. Everyone at the front desk is always super happy and super helpful! You get free kayaks and SUP boards to use while staying there, you can...More

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UtilaWaterSports, Manager at Utila Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Thank you so much for choosing us! You guys were a pleasure to have here, and both of your instructors really enjoyed teaching and diving with you both. We will definitely be getting some hammocks up soon, so next time you come back we hope...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

It was fabulous diving week with Utilia Water Sports. Very nice accommodation almost at the pier in the backyard so you are not disturbed by noise from main street. Divings were very well organized tailored to our needs and skills. John was fantastic divemaster showing...More

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UtilaWaterSports, Manager at Utila Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you so much for diving with us, we're really glad you guys had a good time! It was an absolute pleasure to have you all here, John and the rest of us really enjoyed the time we spent with you and the family. We'd...More

Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Me and my friend did the open water and advanced course with our top instructor Dan the legend. He was extremely good at learning and a very good diving partner. If you ever go to Utila ask for Dan the swedish guy, work at either...More

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UtilaWaterSports, Manager at Utila Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

We're really happy to hear you had a good time, thanks so much for choosing to dive with us! We think Dan and Wagner are the best, too ;) Hope to see you again here in Utila!

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