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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a great time diving with Dieter of Cocos Dive. Everything was professionally run and we have over 5,000 dives each so we can attest to this. Lunch was superb. A nice picnic on Direction island which has one of the most picturesque beach...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank malafish
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Back again. For many years Butler College has been bringing our Marine Students to this idyllic location and experiencing the diving with Dieter and Karen at Cocos Dive. And this year, as always, we were shown a wonderful time, provided with the highest care and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mark L
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Visited Cocos just a few weeks after diving at Heron Island, Queensland, and it was very interesting to compare the two dive locations. The visibility was far better at Cocos, and the temperature of the water was blissful: twenty-eight degrees in July! The dive sites...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CanberraDave71
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Dieter - owner and operator of this business- is a wonderful and reliable guide. His small steel hull boat takes up to 6 people, but the time we were there in May, most of the dives were 3-4. His wife Karen was not on the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Basia48
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Cocos Dive offers a very personalised dive experience with two options. If only 2 - 4 divers then Dieter Gerhard (Dive Master) offers a great personalised guided dive suited to the group/personal diving experience. There are fantastic variety of both fish and Coral habitats/seascapes with...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mikesue85
CocosManta, Owner at Cocos Dive Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2018

Hi MikeSue85, greetings from paradise and many thanks for your review. Glad to hear that you enjoyed your return trip to Cocos (Keeling) Islands. As stated Sayap Kecil is on duty for the majority of our small group diving for a maximum of 4 dive...More

Reviewed 13 May 2018

Thank you Dieter for organising an excellent diving experience and taking good care of us (a group of 3 divers). The diving was superb, the reef in excellent condition and your organisation including very good lunches was outstanding. I have dived in many places, including...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank pauleL6217FS
CocosManta, Owner at Cocos Dive Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Hi Renata, greetings. Thanks for your review and of course for choosing Cocos Islands as your holiday destination. Was great to have you and the team here for a week that was just way too short. Really enjoyed helping you get that wet suit &...More

Reviewed 9 May 2018

This was my second time on the island and second time diving with Dieter and Cocos Dive. It was just as brilliant as the last time (which was during a cyclone in 2016!). Not only is the island paradise, but the diving here is some...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Chris L
CocosManta, Owner at Cocos Dive Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Hi Chris L, greetings from paradise and thanks for your detailed review. Looks like you have been bitten by the Cocos bug and now need to return on a regular basis. Looking forward to finding you some more Cocos variety and perhaps that elusive Tiger...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018

We were a group of 6 divers (3 x couples) and dived with Dieter for 5 days in mid April. Dieter met us at the airport, transported us to out accommodation (The Homestead which was excellent) and gave us Cocos orientation info & completed the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Janet S
CocosManta, Owner at Cocos Dive Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Hi Team, greetings from the sand bar and thanks for the review. The weather certainly did give us a few challenges, however glad to hear that you still enjoyed your dives and what Cocos has to offer. Good to hear that you managed to tick...More

Reviewed 4 April 2018

We had a fantastic experience diving with Dieter on Cocos island. Great lunches and dive sites. Dieter is a very knowledgeable captain and we enjoyed his many stories. Would highly recommend.

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank BerneyB2
CocosManta, Owner at Cocos Dive Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Hi Berney, greetings from paradise. Thanks for your review, kind words and recommendation. Looking forward to sharing Cocos Islands diving with you again in the future. Stories .... all true, perhaps with some embellishment.

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Dieter was very accommodating and a wealth of local knowledge. Had a great couple of days diving and will definately go back. Highly recommend. Just don't touch the plastic! ;DMore

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Grace C
CocosManta, Owner at Cocos Dive Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Hi Grace C, glad to hear that you enjoyed your short visit to Cocos Islands. Hope that you and the family can make it back in the not too distant future. Looking forward to more dives with you and your fantastic bunch of water loving...More

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28 June 2018|
Response from CocosManta | Property representative |
Hi Zery Z, greetings from paradise. Quickest way is to fly to Perth, Western Australia then catch a twice weekly Virgin Australia flight to Cocos Islands on Saturday or Tuesday. It is also possible to fly Jakarta... More
20 January 2018|
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Response from Karen G | Property representative |
Hi. Thank you for your inquiry. At the moment, there aren't any "dedicated" snorkelling tour operators available at the Cocos (Keeling) Islands. However, if we don't have any booked dive charters, Cocos Dive will take out... More
5 June 2016|
Response from CocosManta | Property representative |
Hi Philip, greetings from paradise and thanks for your Trip Adviser contact. Assuming 4 days minimum pre booked and at last 2 divers. $185 / diver per day. Includes 2 guided boat dives, lunch, weight belt & cylinder use... More