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Oceanium Dakar

Route de la petite corniche Est, Dakar 2224 , Senegal
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Ranked #10 of 18 attractions in Dakar
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

We are not divers but I stayed at the Oceanium while on a business trip last year and, having enjoyed my time there, I came back with my wife and children. The place is quite basic but extremely well located, the staff very helpful (Aita is just amazing), and... well, we just had a great holiday!

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Dakar, Senegal
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

Senegal is one of the most visited countries in western Africa. My country is very colourful, particularly in its fashions. Senegalese people take a pride in their long and patterned traditional clothes. But we also embrace the modern; in the capital of Dakar, there are many dance clubs.

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Luanda, Angola
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554 reviews 554 reviews
155 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Oceanium was very prompt at responding to e-mails to schedule a dive and had decently maintained equipment to rent. Dive briefings were very cursory but otherwise the dive guides friendly and efficient. Viz was not great and we did a deep wreck in water about 18 C in winter (Jan.) Best viz and temperatures are in the summer but then... More

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Dakar, Senegal
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

A friend and I took out a two person kayak for half the day, and it was superb. All the kayaks and paddles are in good or great shape, and they have life jackets too. If there isn't too much wind, you can make it to Goree and back without too much trouble, but it's also nice to just leisurely... More

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Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2011

I went there with my friend and boyfriend and we had an amazing time. It cost about 30$ for 20 minutes (they say that but actually its much longer than that! :) ). There is a lot of pretty fish. We had a lot of fun!

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