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Big Blue Scuba Diving

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Sea Wall, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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I very rarely leave reviews but my recent experience with the team at Big Blue deserves a mention... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
apett2018
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Adelaide, Australia
10/10

Words cannot express how much we value our experience at Big Blue! While I‘m a certified diver, my... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Charlotte H
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Big Blue Scuba teach more people to dive than anyone else in Vanuatu. We have local instructors and dive masters with great local knowledge. They love to share their dive sites with divers of all levels and experience, with multiple boats and dive sites we can cater to all.
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“open water” (38 reviews)
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Sea Wall, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I very rarely leave reviews but my recent experience with the team at Big Blue deserves a mention. Jerry and Maddy were the best dive instructors during my Advanced Open Water course and the rest of the Divemaster team for the remainder of the 9...More

Thank apett2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Words cannot express how much we value our experience at Big Blue! While I‘m a certified diver, my friend did her Open Water course with Big Blue. We were supposed to leave once she finished her course... but we ended up staying a lot longer!...More

Thank Charlotte H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service from this team was excellent from the moment I emailed Mike with questions about the Open Water dive course. I was able to complete my theory online before I arrived in Port Vila and then was picked up from my hotel by Fabrice,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mike and his local Ni Van dive instructors are nambawan. They provide a very safe and professional variety of day and night dives. Clean and new gear incl modern dive computers etc. Highly recommended to all divers wanting to learn how to dive, or advance...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

I got my Scuba Diver training in another country and decided to get my Open Water with Big Blue after emailing back and forth with Mike a few times. It had been about a week since my last email when I was to be picked...More

Thank Francois D
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We did two dives with Big Blue, one to the Semle ship wreck and a second one to Yankee Juliet. We liked the Semle but the Yankee was a bit a disappointment because we swam in a sort of desert with only white sand and...More

Thank ReisDNA
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

I did my open water ticket with a few other mates - we had a cracker of a time! All of the staff were hilarious, very helpful and competent. Our dive master (Wills) was a legend. We were lucky enough to dive with a dugong!!...More

Thank reymo778
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

A truly incredible dive experience! From our initial email communications, to when Mike made sure we were back to the cruise ship with plenty of time to spare, everything about Big Blue Scuba was and is first class. If you are arriving by cruise ship,...More

Thank CostaRicafans
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

I see the people at Big Blue in action every day. They are always helpful to their customers and attentive to their specific diving needs. The boats are all clean and tidy and the staff are fabulous.

Thank Mark S
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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Big Blue has provided me the opportunity to fight my fears of water. Form a person who doesn't know how to swim in October 2017 now learnt to swim to come back to get my OW. The staff there are amazing! The best people ive...More

Thank Anna N
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Dianne W
27 October 2016|
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Response from BiKa-Claude | Reviewed this property |
Hide-away Island is a good option but as a big group I am sure Big Blue could offer some fun trips via boat to other areas.
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princefrog1984
27 July 2015|
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Response from Tony F | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dan-Big blue run two dive tours a day.The morning dive departs 8.30am and is a 2 tank dive.so allow arrival back at the shop by 12.30 ish. Afternoon tour departs at 1.30pm and is a single tank dive so 3.30 pm is an... More
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