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Address: | Kavera Beach, Arorangi, Cook Islands
Phone Number: +682 22 212
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Description: Adventure Cook Islands is Rarotonga's Dive and Adventure Specialist with a...
Adventure Cook Islands is Rarotonga's Dive and Adventure Specialist with a difference. Our PADI Dive Center team strives for excellence and we guarantee you some of the best diving our island has to offer. Our divemasters and instructors have many years of diving experience around the island and are amongst the most experienced dive guides on the island. We specialize in small groups for more personalised dive experiences rather than catering for the masses. Our Reef To See Dive and Snorkel Adventures include guided scuba dives to Rarotonga's best dive sites, PADI dive courses, intro dives, guided outer reef snorkel trips and freediving trips. On land, our Island Way Adventures include Cook Islands Dance and Drum Lessons for small and bigger groups and Raemaru Mountain Treks. To explore Rarotonga on your own, you can rent everything you need to explore the island from our Adventure Hire fleet: scooters, bicycles, kayaks, snorkel gear and bodyboards.
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Fantastic Diving, Hire and Customer Service

I contacted all the dive shops on the island prior to heading over as i was just after a dive package for myself as a already qualified diver. Patrick at Reef to See was by far... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Perth, Australia
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Perth, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I contacted all the dive shops on the island prior to heading over as i was just after a dive package for myself as a already qualified diver. Patrick at Reef to See was by far the most responsive and was able to commit to taking just me out if no other divers were booked on (which turned out the... More 

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Great operators. I did 6 dives with Adventure Cook Islands and have only good things to say. Small groups of divers, good gear, good boat, good briefings etc etc. highly recommended

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reef2see, Owner at Adventure Cook Islands, responded to this review

Kia Orana Peter, Thanks so much for sharing your review on Trip Advisor! It's nice to hear that you had a great time and that you enjoyed the 6 dives you did with us. Kind regards, Patrick More 

Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We booked kayaks for 3 days and Shawn brought them to us, but then also drove us up to a point on Muir lagoon, so we wouldn't have to kayak there and back! We are experienced kayakers, but Shawn gave us the local knowledge that helped us when the currents came up. It was such a great time around the... More 

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reef2see, Owner at Adventure Cook Islands, responded to this review

Hi mi_dreamingLA, Thank you very much for your great review! I am glad to read that you appreciated our services and that you enjoyed your kayaking and diving with us so much. Kind regards, Patrick More 

Christchurch
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56 reviews 56 reviews
5 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Did a 2 dive trip with Patrick one afternoon. No hassles, all went really well. Well prepared with excellent equipment. The boat he used was good and he tailored what we did to me (as it happened I was the only person booked in that afternoons so a big bonus for me). I have done about 150 dives so it... More 

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reef2see, Owner at Adventure Cook Islands, responded to this review

Kia Orana Hughes Christchurch, Thank you for posting your kind review. I am glad you enjoyed the trip and that you appreciated the big t... shark we saw. Kind regards, Patrick More 

Singapore, Singapore
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48 reviews 48 reviews
20 attraction reviews
203 helpful votes 203 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

GOOD: · Not much to add. Still a good company. They take care. NEUTRAL: · ? BAD: · as you can see on the traveller-photos, the sea has seen better days, as well as Rarotonga… · maybe you can provide different cups for the drinking water. At the second time nobody can remember his cup. So, some with numbers would... More 

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reef2see, Owner at Adventure Cook Islands, responded to this review

Hi Coralkong502, Meitaki maata for sharing your review on Tripadvisor, we really appreciate it. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed the diving with us and we look forward to welcome you again the next time you are on the island. Thanks for sharing your thoughts about the drinking cups. We always try to remember who used which cup,... More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Did my scuba diver license here, could not have chosen not wisely. Patrick took all the time necessary to prepare me and take my fears of the deep water. The equipment is very well maintained and the staff is just lovely to be with. Would recommend this place to everyone!

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reef2see, Owner at Adventure Cook Islands, responded to this review

Hi Ralf, Thank you for your review. I am happy to read that you had a great time during your PADI Scuba Diver course with us and wish you many happy dives to come!. Kind regards, Patrick More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

TL:DR: Amazing! Great dive masters, Patrick and Sean are fantastic, highly recommend. Never felt like a number, great service. Long version: Diving in new places with dive masters you don't already know can be a bit of a mix bag, especially in the Pacific. I have done a lot of diving in the Solomon Islands and a little bit in... More 

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reef2see, Owner at Adventure Cook Islands, responded to this review

Kia Orana Disasterfishy, Thank you very much for posting a review about us! It's great to read that you enjoyed diving with us so much and that you really appreciated the personal service in small groups that we offer. Kind regards, Patrick More 

Thunder Bay, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

April 2015 completed Advance Open Water course with Adventure Cook Islands. Patrick was the best. Very Patient, Knowledgeable, professional and personable. Patrick was so helpful when I was setting up for the Padi e-learning course prior to my visit to the Cook Islands for my open water sessions. You want a great experience diving at Rarotanga. Be sure to look... More 

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reef2see, Owner at Adventure Cook Islands, responded to this review

Hi Dennis, It's nice to see the review about your PADI Open Water Diver course with us here on TripAdvisor, thanks for sharing. I am always happy to help out... I am glad to read that you enjoyed the course so much. Hopefully next time you are on the island the sea conditions will be better. Kind regards, Patrick More 

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

In March 2015 I did my scuba diving license with Patrick. He is a very professional operator, very knowledgeable and doesn’t cut any corners. Importantly he is also entertaining and funny, keeping you at ease throughout all part of the scuba license course and tests. Highly recommended.

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reef2see, Owner at Adventure Cook Islands, responded to this review

Hi Miles, Thank you for posting your review, I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed the dive course so much and that I managed to keep you enterteined :-) I wish you many great, new dive adventures for the future! Kind regards, Patrick More 

London, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

I am a (relatively) regular visitor to the Cook Islands and diving with Patrick is always a highlight of my visit... You could not ask for a more knowledgeable, enthusiastic, professional and efficient guide. Whether you are - like my partner - taking a PADI course or you are a more experienced diver you get the same level of service... More 

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reef2see, Owner at Adventure Cook Islands, responded to this review

Kia Orana Jonathan, It's always a pleasure having you here! Thank you for your great review. I am thrilled to hear that you were once again more than happy with our dive services and that you were also satisfied with our new, fully automatic Kymco scooters. Until next time on the island.... All the best, Patrick More 

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Address: Address: | Kavera Beach, Arorangi, Cook Islands
Phone Number: +682 22 212
Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Arorangi

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