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Pisces Divers

#1 of 16 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Simon's Town Features Animals
Good's Shed Main Road, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
+27 21 786 3799
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Advanced open water course

Amazing facility, great staff, good gear. I recommend this center to everyone wishing to learn... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Etienne C
via mobile
Pelagic trip a winner

My wife and i were very keen to swim with sharks rather than do the cage diving thing, so we booked... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2017
Douglas M
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Good's Shed Main Road, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
+27 21 786 3799

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing facility, great staff, good gear. I recommend this center to everyone wishing to learn diving.

Thank Etienne C
Reviewed 6 April 2017

My wife and i were very keen to swim with sharks rather than do the cage diving thing, so we booked the pelagic dive trip with Pisces Diving. We do not have diving qualifications so elected to snorkel instead, and joined the trip with 5...More

Thank Douglas M
Reviewed 30 March 2017

On Wednesday 22.03.17 I had the 2nd best dive ever (out of 115). Seven Blue sharks took backstage when three Makos arrived. Beware this trip might lead to multiple, spontaneous fits of hedonism. A whale sighting off Smitswinkle, the sweeping views of the Cape Peninsula...More

Thank BillB_inthesea
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Wow! You can just hear how much you enjoyed your time here with us in your words and we are always happy to hear back from our divers on how their trips went and how much they enjoyed their time here with us. The Pelagic...More

Reviewed 29 March 2017

I did the seal dive and it was an unforgettable experience, quite easy and the water was not as cold as people say. Pisces divers is a very professional center with knowledgeable, friendly and helpful staff. They are doing fantastic tours and I will certainly...More

Thank nadia z
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The Seal dive is a must as they are definitely the ultimate clowns of the sea and the reef that goes along with the seal experience is loaded with life and color and really shows off how beautiful our waters are. We do try and...More

Reviewed 27 March 2017

I did 2 separate days worth of diving, including wreck & reef, and seals & kelp forest. All the staff are really helpful and friendly and the divemaster was helpful and made me feel at ease. The skipper of the boat was really knowledgeable and...More

Thank MisliAkdag
Management response:

Thank you for your lovely review of your time here with us at Pisces Divers and you definitely got the best of both worlds doing the wreck and reef and the seal and kelp forest. Yes the water is on the chilly side but well...More

Reviewed 24 March 2017

I did my Advance open water and NITROX with Ryan and he is a professional and supportive teacher/dive partner. Since English is not my first language,it took me longer to understand some theory from my course. However Ryan was very patient and always take time...More

Thank lizzylee89
Management response:

We loved having you here and we do take pride in our courses as we do try and maintain our high standards of quality and safety as well as making them fun and make you feel like you are part of the Pisces family. Keep...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

I did my advance diver and Nitrox with Pisces and I have to thank you my instructor Ryan for his patience and support. Ryan is very professional and he always make sure every dive is safe. He has been very supportive through out my course....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Thank you for your great recommendation and review of Pisces Divers and we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your course with Ryan and that you felt he went above and beyond to help, especially with the language barrier. Happy diving!

Reviewed 22 March 2017

Would I use the company again? No When we undertook the snorkelling with seals, the focus was on getting the cash rather than safety. On the day we undertook snorkelling, the sea swell was beyond that of what was safe and shouldn't haven’t take place...More

Thank NeilMG91164
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I just recently completed my PADI open water at Pisces, and had a completely brilliant experience. My instructor, Davi, was awesome and explained everything clearly. When it came to revising for the theory I realised I knew almost all of it already from Davi's lessons...More

Thank ajc954
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You are so welcome! We are so happy to hear how much you loved doing your open water course with us here and how much fun you had and that you felt part of the family. Besides providing excellent service and quality we do try...More

Reviewed 11 March 2017

This was one of 2 boats hired to take us out to watch albatrosses and other seabirds south of Cape Point. They had to go much further than expected to catch up with the trawlers in order to see the main feeding flocks but nothing...More

Thank JynxTorquilla
piscesdivers, Owner at Pisces Divers, responded to this review

Dear Jynx, Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us! Yes, we had to run quite far that day. Thanks for joining us and sharing a couple of your photos. We hope to welcome you aboard again one day in the...More

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I'm planning a few days next week... saw the Seal & Sevengill shark dive listed as available with 12 spaces... How many do you need to run the trip? Also, do you have transportation options from central Cape Town (Kloof Street area)?
28 October 2015|
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Response from UnderwaterWendy | Property representative |
Good Day! We need 4 to run a trip. We saw sharks yesterday and will go again today. The weather is picking up so call us to get the best idea of when will be the most likely time to dive.
Hi, do you have Divers Pisces´s email contact? Tks.
30 July 2015|
Response from piscesdivers | Property representative |
Hi Ana, please visit our website and navigate to the "contact us" page. Alternatively, you can find us on Facebook as "Pisces Divers Cape Town" or call us on +2721 7863799. Hope to hear from you soon! Tripadvisor doesn't... More
Hi, Is a locker room or storage available at the dive shop? Where do people usually leave there belongings while diving?
18 August 2016|
Response from piscesdivers | Property representative |
Hi there, yes, we have small lockers for wallets, cellphones etc and larger lockers for bags available.