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Deep Blue Dive Seafari

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Address: Brgy. Masagana, Calle Hama, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
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+63 917 803 0543
08:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 20:00


First El Nido Palawan PADI 5 STAR INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENT DIVE RESORT (IDDR) -Dive, Explore, Experience, Palawan!!!Dive with the Deep Blue Dive Seafari family and experience a unique and amazing adventure. We are based in El Nido, Palawan, which has a great variety of Dive Sites and Marine Biodiversity. We have over 18 Dive Sites in El Nido and Bacuit Bay, good for all levels of experience. We teach all PADI courses from Open Water to PADI Dive Pro's and also Specialties like: Project Aware Fish Identification, Boat Dive, Deep Dive, Digital Underwater Photography, Drift Dive, Enriched Air NITROX, Multilevel Dive, Night Dive, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Search and Recovery, Underwater Naturalist and Wreck Dive (only available on our El Nido-Corn Safari Trip).

Explore new dive sites in the Palawan Province. Join now on our signature Dive Seafari from El Nido to Busuanga (Coron). During this amazing trip we camp on exotic islands, do beach barbeques at night, meet local native families, make new friends, and some GREAT Diving! Many of our guests refer to their Seafari experience with us as one of their best travel experience ever.

Our maiden voyage was in 2009, and from that point on we have been exploring for new dive sites in the Calamianes Islands and Culion area. We found some untouched dive sites along the way, some of which we have named and to our knowledge no one else dives in. No two Seafaris are exactly alike. Palawan province. We can organize different dive packages, which we will design based on your experience, budget, and things you like to see - average trips take 2 to 5 diving days.

We organize trips to the famous Tubbataha Reefs - a UNESCO World heritage Site. We will also dive with you in El Nido, Calamianes Islands, Culion and Busuanga (Coron) - with the world famous WWII Japanese wrecks. Group packages are available upon request.

Charters are also available for the Palawan and Visayas region. Please contact us for more details.Palawan, "The Philippines Last Frontier". This region is known for its great natural landscapes, exotic wildlife, superb diving and genuine Filipino smiles and hospitality. Palawan in a truly beautiful holiday destination, come over and experience it yourself! El Nido is situated in the North of Palawan directly at the magical Bacuit Bay. Tropical white sand beaches and towering limestone cliffs set the scene. TV shows such as Discovery Channels' "The Amazing Race" and "Expedition Robinson" has been shot here. El Nido has plenty of activities and beauty to make this an unforgettable stop in your holidays.Come and Experience a Unique Adventure!!Dive with us in Tubbataha, El Nido, Calamianes Culion and Coron!!

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Advanced PAdi Certification TOP SERVICE and TEAM

I passed my Advanced Certification with them and everything was perfectly organized and rolling, very professional team, very friendly staff and highly trained instructor... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lausanne, Switzerland

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I passed my Advanced Certification with them and everything was perfectly organized and rolling, very professional team, very friendly staff and highly trained instructor Mark. By the way if you are into or want to get into under water photography Mark is a pro on that topic. The food on the boat was also very good!!! Well, top choice of... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did a day trip in. Boat which included 3 dives and lunch. The staff are well organised and helpful. The dive sites they chose were very interesting . The visibility was about 20 metres. The dive master was very experienced and gave good briefings to refresh skills and dive signs. All up a great day.

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Ascot, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great two dives with deep blue. Lots of marine life and beautiful corals. Crystal clear water. Dive master was very competent and calming. A great plus was that we were all given dive watches as well! Would recommend

Thank James Q
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I just walked into the shop and felt immediately welcome. I hadn't booked in advance and got lucky to dive the day after. Everybody was very nice and I felt in good hands because they asked a lot of questions regarding experience and were a lot about safety. My dive master was Richard. A young man who knows what he's... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Deep Blue Dive Seafari matched our expectations and delivered all that they promised. Their dive masters were great with our kids, gave detailed dive briefs, and were overall 5 star. Romy was our diver master and he was no nonsense, informative and reliable. The boats were in great shape. I gave 4 stars as some of the wetsuits and booties... More 

Thank Cynthia K
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything was just perfect. The Team, the Divemaste (Abey), the dive items and the route we took for the best price. Thanx for the great moments! Cheers, Baris

Thank Ba R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife enjoyed 3 fantastic days diving with Deep Blue, it was the highlight of our El Nido trip. My wife completed the Advanced Open Water Course (I am already certified) and I went along and did some fun dives. The instruction was first class and I even went along on some of the Advanced course dives to... More 

Thank mrahunter
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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Maganda,maayos at palakaibigan ang mga staff, handang tumulong, marami ako natutunan dito... Kung hindi sa tulong nila malamang d ko naabot ang pangarap ko na maging isang instructor... Muli maraming salamat, Deep Blue Dive Center

Thank Glen C
Baie du Cap
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

I had a really nice time with the deep blue team. Met a lot of friends and everyone is friendly, helpful and professional. Special thanks to Jose and Diana. Did my instructor courses there and i strongly recommend the deep blue dive seafari for diving. Amazing spots and had lots of beautiful memories. Will miss you all guys.

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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

I been eyeing this shop since last year when I was 'scouting' for my IDC place. Finally did my IDC with these guys a few weeks back and had an awesome learning experience. Some of us struggled a bit at first but they extended their service off-hours just to help us out: thru remedial classes and study groups. We all... More 

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