We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mactan Scuba Dive Center

Features Animals
Marigondon Vano Beach, Lapu Lapu, Philippines
+63 927 554 3261
Review Highlights
Great experience!

Paul and Rachel and their team do a superb job of making your experience a pleasant one. They're... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
Diving ?

Dived with MSDC couple of years ago,great experience then. Came back,management and crew have... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
Hong Kong, China
Read all 39 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Welcome to Mactan Scuba Dive Centerwe offer you everything u need for diving.You can start your diving career with us and make your Open Water Licence, when you have this already and want to improve your skills, then go further and get your Advanced Open Water Master Diver Divemaster or whatever you like to reach.If u just wanna have a nice day then go with us for Island Hopping, but we offer dive safaris too. How long? Its up to you.Just ask us.We even can support you with equipment , we have all what u need to very affordable prices.Thank u for visiting us and have a nice dayCheersSebastian
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good5%
  • Average0%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 07:30 - 18:00
Marigondon Vano Beach, Lapu Lapu, Philippines
+63 927 554 3261
Write a Review
Reviews (39)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 35 reviews

A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Paul and Rachel and their team do a superb job of making your experience a pleasant one. They're pro divers who still love diving and sharing that with their customers. I highly recommend this dive shop!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Dived with MSDC couple of years ago,great experience then. Came back,management and crew have changed. Did not enjoy it at all, no organisation, waited hours for the boat. Dive crew have no experience how to lead or the dive sites. 5.star resort prices which do...More

Thank hkdivers2017
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

MSDC give a great all round dive experience. Excellent knowledge of the area. Especially good food and drink options throughout the day compared to other companies I have been with. Exceptional level of service on th boat - didn't have to lift a finger doing...More

Thank Philip R
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

These guys are good,family oriented run centre made to feel welcome straight away. There was plenty of room on the boat,great dive sites,great food and their prices were realistic,Definitely recommend. Until the next time a big thanks to Paul,Nhen,Rachel and Matt Cheers guys Kev.

Thank Kev W
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

You should select a dive shop with 2 main criteria. Good equipment and great people. The shop's staff are very friendly, involved and treat you like family. They are keen to get you diving and are very well versed about local dive sites. I dont...More

Thank Aydin O
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

These guys are great and very helpful. I called the day before and asked to go on a dive. They told me to turn up and they would accommodate me. I landed in Cebu and got a taxi there. Paul, one of the owners was...More

Thank jamjar136
Reviewed 25 December 2016

The members of Mactan Scuba Dive Center are really nice and friendly! They offer fantastic and worthwhile dives at a modest price in Cebu, one of the most beautiful diving spots in the world. The manager Paul is so kind that he asked his friend...More

1  Thank Yosshy8923
Reviewed 20 November 2016

I just spent six days in Cebu, three of which were with Mactan Scuba Dive Center. I cannot say enough nice things about this place. The crew there is incredibly friendly and willing to work to meet whatever request you might have. I had been...More

3  Thank Ben_Goldberg
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

MSDC is under new management - the previous one was just as good, now made even better. The SSI Open Water course was done in three consecutive days. I got a lot of help and advice from Paul, Matt, Philip, and Rachel. They were very...More

1  Thank DeepBlueMind
Reviewed 21 August 2016

I didn't really know what to expect when Jens and Clive showed up at my hostel on their motorbikes to pick me up, but I really enjoyed getting to know them and getting my Open Water certification. Throughout the whole course, they both maintained a...More

Thank Micah F
Nearby Restaurants
Gold Mango Grill & Restaurant
82 reviews
1.36 km away
Maribago Grill
506 reviews
1.56 km away
Maribago Grill
114 reviews
1.57 km away
Jumbo Seafood
18 reviews
1.50 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Palace Casino Cebu
9 reviews
1.25 km away
Emerald Green Diving Center - Day Tours
19 reviews
.52 km away
Cebu Prana Spa
16 reviews
1.20 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Jane K
8 February 2017|
Response from DeepBlueMind | Reviewed this property |
Both, have lots of fun while getting your certification. Last day of my training was a trip to Nalusuan Island - the best part of the training. They certify for SSI, btw.