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Buceando Chile

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Avenida Las Condes 13451 | Sector Laguna, Santiago 7590923, Chile
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Couldn't have been Better

I took the Open Water Scuba Course. Very professional and I enjoyed it very much. I am a bilingual... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2017
Will M
Scuba Diving

We were picked up by Rodrigo who drove us 200km north of Santiago and back. Very well organised... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2017
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PADI Diving Center based in Mallsport where you can book your recreational dives on several Dive Centers in Chile's central coast. We offer scuba diving activities for children such as the PADI Bubblemaker or PADI Seal Team for kids older than 8 years. Adults and children can buy their PADI Courses in all levels, from beginner to pro choosing where in the central coast they want to finish the course. We offer Spanish and English spoken courses and activities. We also run a Diving Hostel in Algarrobo (the closest beach from Santiago) with single and double rooms with all accomodations for our customers. English spoken service all year round with the best diving service in Chile's capital city surroundings.
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Avenida Las Condes 13451 | Sector Laguna, Santiago 7590923, Chile
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

I took the Open Water Scuba Course. Very professional and I enjoyed it very much. I am a bilingual student and took all of the courses in Spanish. Even at times when I struggled through some of the comprehension, as Spanish is my second language,...More

Thank Will M
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paikea_rod79, Owner at Buceando Chile, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2017

Thank you very much Will, I’m glad you enjoyed the course! Hope to see you another time someday to have some nice dives!

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Reviewed 15 November 2017

We were picked up by Rodrigo who drove us 200km north of Santiago and back. Very well organised nothing too much trouble He was a very nice person couldn't do enough for you. I would certainly want to meet up with him in Patagonia next...More

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paikea_rod79, Owner at Buceando Chile, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Thank you very much for your kind words Dean! I really enjoyed the trip with you both and of course I'd be very happy if you can join us on our trips to dive in Patagonia! cheers my friend!

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Reviewed 7 July 2017

We went scuba diving here back in April for this year. It was great experience, we did the ship wreck in Quintay Bay. The only downfall we had was the water was EXTREMELY cold, no fault of anyone as we were told it was going...More

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paikea_rod79, Owner at Buceando Chile, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

We are very happy you enjoyed your dives, thank you very much for your review... :D

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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

I got my Advanced PADI certificate with Buceando Chile, a fantastic dive center! Rodrigo, the founder, is the best and coolest instructor you can aim for! I knew that if anything would go wrong (underwater) he would be there for any of us. He is...More

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paikea_rod79, Manager at Buceando Chile, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

thank you very much for your feedback! i'm truly thankful of your words and happy for you and you're experience diving with us!

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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We've met Rodrigo through internet and talked a lot before booking 2 dives. He picked us up at our apartment in Santiago and drove us to the diving location (200km back and forth). Everything was perfectly set and organized . The first dive was amazing,...More

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Reviewed 2 December 2016

The experience was really amazing, incredible.The team Buceando Chile are so good and helped a lot of the students

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Reviewed 19 June 2016

I recently dived with Rodrigo whilst I was staying in Chile and he made it into a really enjoyable experience. He picked me up from my location in Santiago and drove us to the to the dive site. Whilst on the journey there I was...More

Thank Mike O
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Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

When it comes to diving in Chile this is the number one adress you want to go. I made my Padi licsence there and these guys are not only cool to hang out with but also very professional and well informed. Offering a variety of...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2015

As a PADI Master Scuba Diver, I can tell you that Buceando Chile is an excellent way to enjoy the most amazing spots in Chile. My wife and I always schedule all dives with them. My brothers, sister and friends dive with Buceando Chile too....More

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Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

My wife, son and myself needed to get certified and do some diving in Chile. My wife was uncomfortable of the idea to do a course on a leanguage different than English. We heard about buceando chile and we decide to call them and get...More

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Nikki M
24 April 2018|
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Hi Nikki, thanks for writing to us. Please if you can send me an email to rodrigo @ buceandochile. cl, I’ll answer all your doubts. Please tell me how many divers are you and if you’ll need us to pick you up at your hotel... More
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Fatemah H
12 September 2017|
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Hi Fatemah, thanks for writing us. Is not an issue if you're not experienced nor if you aren't certified. In that case you both can do a Discover Scuba Diving. We are pretty close to Santiago's downtown and if you need... More
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