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Address: | Kalypso Cretan Village Resort & Spa, Rethymnon, Crete 74060 , Greece
Phone Number: +30 693 486 3484
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Sun - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: Kalypso Rock's Palace dive shop lies within the premises of Kalypso Cretan...
Kalypso Rock's Palace dive shop lies within the premises of Kalypso Cretan Village Resort & Spa hotel, close to the village of Plakias, on the south coast of Rethymnon prefecture in Crete. Next to the amazing Karavos beach, also known as "the Pirates' Fjord", it offers the opportunity to spend the most amazing day of your holiday, either scuba diving or snorkeling with us or enjoying the rest of your time swimming or relaxing in the hotel's luxurious facilities, which include swimming pools, bars, restaurants and of course affordable accommodation.Our dive school offers the full range of PADI certifications, as well as accompanied dives for kids and adults (scuba or snorkeling) or certified divers. We rent all necessary equipment (mask, snorkel, fins, wetsuit, tank, BCD, regulator) and we provide a free pickup and transport service from all touristic areas of Rethymnon county. Our staff can speak English, French, German, Spanish, Hungarian, Polish, Russian, Czech, Serbian and of course Greek.Come and learn how to dive in the deep blue Libyan sea! It will be a day to remember!
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Excellent set up and the instruction is first class. Special mention for Costas, our driver for the transfer from the North of the island to the dive center on the South, and to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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Forfar, United Kingdom
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Forfar, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

Excellent set up and the instruction is first class. Special mention for Costas, our driver for the transfer from the North of the island to the dive center on the South, and to Gerome who took myself out for my dive and my wife for her snorkelling. His middle name could have been Jaques', he was that knowledgeable and enthusiastic.... More 

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gjay2015, Public Relations Manager at Kalypso Dive Center & School, responded to this review

Please let me say first of all that I am so glad you enjoyed your day at Kalypso. Our staff are always ready to go the extra mile and make sure that everyone is comfortable and relaxed and that they really enjoy their day. Once again, I can only apologise on behalf on the restaurant staff and say that we... More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Diving with Kalypso was very nice - the staff were professional and friendly and the dives were really beautiful. I have never dived from the shore to such deep areas and there was a lot to see. In the break between dives and after it was possible for us and our family to use the Kalypso resort which was great;... More 

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gjay2015, Public Relations Manager at Kalypso Dive Center & School, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and for letting us know that you enjoyed the diving and that you found the people who work at the dive center to be helpful and professional. I can only apologise on behalf of the restaurant staff and assure you that we will inform them of your comments and make sure that they more friendly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Unique Bay, Amazing Dive !!!! Crystal clear blue water, more than 25m visability, good marine life for mediterenian sea,super staff member

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Last summer I wanted to do OWD course after postponing it for some time. I found this dive center in the southern part of Crete. I then booked at the Kalypso Cretan Village for weeks stay at the beginning of July ( I will submit seperate review). The dive center is located on the hotel grounds with immediate access to... More 

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Assen, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Very thoughtful and carefull with my two teens that went discovery scuba diving. The place looks like out of a James Bond film. Breathtaking!

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Riga, Latvia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We were resting in juny 2014 and took a lesson in Calipso diving center. Big THANKS to our fantastic instructor - Natalia Bolsheva! She's a great diving instructor! Everything was clear and understandible. Thank You Natalia, and hope to see you next summer! You'r the best!

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Airdrie, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Thanks to all the team - best experience ever - me(David), Debbie, Rebecca and Peter had a great time. Would highly recommend a visit!!

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Cologne, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

It was a wonderfull experience for my wife and son, who didn´t have dived ever with scuba equipment and me, who has a little experience. Everybody had a personal teacher/instructor, who very specifically and personally accompanied us. Especially my wife was very afraid of it in the beginning, and Kostas, her instructor was very subtle and encouraging, so that it... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

The site is wonderful with various marine life, staff are well prepared, unforgettable and safe dives are guaranteed.

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Antwerp Province, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I never dived before in my life, actually I was afraid to go under water. But the diving crew was encouraging me a lot. So I did my dive and I loved it! I never expected that the underwater world was so beautiful. First we had a small theory lesson before diving. Then I went underwater with an instructor. It's... More 

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Address: Address: | Kalypso Cretan Village Resort & Spa, Rethymnon, Crete 74060 , Greece
Phone Number: +30 693 486 3484
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Rethymnon
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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