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Dive Rarotonga

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Arorangi, Cook Islands
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Fun, safety, and banter, great trip!

I had ten dives with Dive Rarotonga and I had such a blast. Even heavy rain couldn't damped spirits... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Megan L
Great dive trip!

We had a wonderful time diving with Dive Rarotonga. They operate a very clean and responsible dive... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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We are the only multi-agency certifying dive centre in the country, so we are able to offer the widest range of internationally recognised diving courses and qualifications in the Cook Islands. We offer courses from Open Water to Instructor level and have the highest qualified instructors in the Country from the top two worldwide training agencies.At Dive Rarotonga we offer quality diving in a fun and friendly atmosphere - so whether these are your first bubbles, you are already qualified and you are diving for fun, or you want to progress your professional diving career, we have dives to suit you!
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  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Arorangi, Cook Islands

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had ten dives with Dive Rarotonga and I had such a blast. Even heavy rain couldn't damped spirits throughout the days and Paul's stories had us all entertained. Paul and Karen were on it when it came to safety both on the boat and...More

3  Thank Megan L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time diving with Dive Rarotonga. They operate a very clean and responsible dive operation. If safety is one of your concerns when diving, this is the shop for you. Paul and Selina did a great job guiding the dives and driving...More

3  Thank travelinglady12365
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have just returned from a trip that included 22 dives with Dive Rarotonga. The entire experience was wonderful.. Paul and Selina were terrific and did their best to make every dive exceptional. The coral was beautiful but the highlight was watching 10 Eagle Rays together...More

4  Thank Kay K
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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

What another great 3 days diving me and my fiancé Had with Paul and Selina! Was a shame to not get a dive with Karen the owner this time who is always full of great banter but Paul and Selina were great. Making a big...More

1  Thank Jimmy L
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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

First of all i want to say a massive Thank you to Ed, Paul and Selena for the four fantastic dives we had, we originally only booked two, but because the dives with Paul were amazing we booked another two, it was so refreshing to...More

4  Thank almerfud
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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

I dove with Dive Rarotonga for three trips (6 dives) and they are fantastic. Paul and Celine were with me on all of my dives and they are the best! Paul is an able skipper who steered us towards the best spots. Celine was the...More

1  Thank Seatim
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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

We did two dives with the team at Dive Rarotonga in June 2017. As always, I'll be rating the dive company and not the sites, but I will say that Raro was full of healthy corals, with plenty of marine life and a great visibility....More

3  Thank Luis C
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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Dived three days in Rarotonga with Dive Rarotonga. Staff is helpful and professional while also being friendly and fun. Rarotonga is rural and remote, with no decompression chamber, so being cautious results in excellent safety practices. Their boat was purpose-built for diving in these waters,...More

5  Thank lauralagassa
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

My seventeen year old is still living on cloud nine having completed the three day SSI course. As a parent, waiting anxiously back at the bar, I was relieved to learn of the practical and stringent safety training involved prior to diving. Communication with the...More

1  Thank David I
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

I dived with Karen and Paul from Dive Rarotonga during my stay there, Ed and his team provide good quality equipment and are very safety conscious. Due to the weather we stuck to a couple of sites close to the harbour but in no way...More

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