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Poseidon Dive Center

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Calle 18 No 1 - 69 | In Taganga - Santa Marta, Santa Marta 470001, Colombia
+57 5 4219224
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Diving in Columbia - Great dive Center

I am a PADI IDC Staff Instructor with over 3000 dives and I have been diving for over 25 years on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Francis D
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Geneva, Switzerland
High quality dive center

I did some tech diving here, and was very happy with the instruction. I also did some fun dives... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Frogtree71
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Kugluktuk, Canada
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The Only Padi 5* Gold Palm Instructor Development Dive Resort, Tec Diving And Sidemount Facility in Colombia. We speak Spanish, English and German. We offer dive courses from beginner to pro level and fun dives. 3 comfortable rooms and own swimming pool on site. Two comfortable custom made dive boats one for up to 16 divers and the second for up to 18 divers. You can dive with air, Nitrox for free and Trimix. Sidemount diving available. 1 Course director full time. Free WiFI. The fun dives are only limited by air consumption, not by time. Depending of the season we offer you 3mm or 5mm wetsuits and dive computer. Diving in Colombia has a name: Poseidon Dive Center – We change your lifestyle.
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Calle 18 No 1 - 69 | In Taganga - Santa Marta, Santa Marta 470001, Colombia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a PADI IDC Staff Instructor with over 3000 dives and I have been diving for over 25 years on all continents. Some dive centers I have been have demonstrated "exotic" and creative organisations, while some can be set apart as truly professional centers....More

Thank Francis D
Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, thanks a lot for your comment here at TA. It is vers useful for us to have a comment form another Dive Professional, because you have a more indepth Knowledge about how to run a dive Operation. Sometimes it is difficult to fulfill all...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did some tech diving here, and was very happy with the instruction. I also did some fun dives. Poseidon has the best boats (e.g. step ladder to get out of water) and provides a nice snack of fruit and meat skewers. The instructors/ divemasters...More

Thank Frogtree71
Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, thanks a lot, Remember to let me know when you are back for more serious TEC DIVING, lets go for TEC 45 and TEC 50, some more Deco Dives and longer working on your SAC Till then PDC

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The folks at the shop are attentive, great communicators. There equipment is well cared for and a good selection to choose from. The wind had been blowing strong for a few days so the visibility was pretty murky. I understood this might be the case....More

Thank basinharborbob
Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, We appreciate your comment about our Services here at TA. What happens with the vas about the wind. These days happened something diferrent what´s called Mar de Lleva and therefore the conditions Change rapidly to worse. May be the next time you have good...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Taganga has several dive shops to choose from but only a few that are actually registered with PADI and Poseidon is one of them. From the time that I walked in the door, I knew that I was dealing with a quality operation. Jorge set...More

Thank JessicaOnLine
Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, merry Cristmas, and thanks a lot for your time and comment. It´s great to read that you liked our Services, @ PDC whole staff tries to provide you with a high Quality Service and sometimes it workes like in your case ( smile )....More

Reviewed 5 December 2017

Outstanding staff, particularly I recommend Peak Performance Buoyancy and Invasive Lion-fish Tracker Diver specialties, buoyancy is a must take course and the lion fish tracker is part of the PADI Aware program and it got me into the environmental part of diving. Definitely a mandatory...More

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Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Hello , thanks for your comment and to be diving us for quiet a while. Great that we could hooked you up with diving and that you have a now a new Lifestyle. Pleased that ou choosed us for your experience and then let us...More

Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

I am so happy I did the scuba diving course in Poseidon!...the instructors are very professional and they will make you feel safe for the whole time... the staff is very nice and the all experience was wonderful...totally recommended

1  Thank RaviValtorta
Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Hi, thanks alot for your comment. We arae glad to read that you liked our Services and we hope that you are happy with your new Lifestyle and that you paractice a lot in the future. Have fun PDC

Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

We did peak performance buoyancy course here. It was one day (2 dives). Our instructor Jorge was very professional and friendly. We got lots of good information. Their equipments are in good shape.

Thank HK2411
Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2017

Hello, Thanks a loz for beineg diving with us . Buoyanca is the most importnat skill in diving and we hop that you learned much and reduce your air consumption in the future and protect more the Environment. See ya PDC

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Great instructors, friendly community around the dive center, and a solid curriculum for teaching new students. I had a blast getting my recreational cert here last week.

Thank Bnzelener
Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Hi, thanks for your comment after getting blasted with us. Seems you liked our Services at PDC. Keep on diving and explore more stuff Underwater and have fun. See ya PDC

Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

I came to Taganga specifically to dive, and chose Poseidon because of their positive reviews. I wanted a dive center that was safe more than anything because, hey, you're basically entrusting your life to them. I felt very confident, and after working with several instructors...More

Thank Jessie Z
Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Servus, thanks a lot for your Response and opinoion about our Services. We like to know that yoou liked our Services specially taking more than just one course with us and also grow with your continuing education. We hope that the courses you took with...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

I took nitrox specialisation course with Poseidon. It was a wonderful experience. Very friendly, helpful and professional staff, specially Markus my instructor. The center provides great equipment, very nice boat I enjoyed the course and the dives. Thank you for making it all fun!

1  Thank madleen99
Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Hello, thanks for your comment abiut our Services. Now you can enjoy more time under water with your Nitrox certification when your dive. Thanks for choosing us to continuen your dive education Have fun and see ya PDC

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