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Address: Hama Street | Brgy Masagana, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 905 484 1764
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Description: SUBMARINER DIVING CENTER is the first and only PADI 5 Star Dive Resort in...
SUBMARINER DIVING CENTER is the first and only PADI 5 Star Dive Resort in El Nido, Palawan Philippines, which is operated by the German Ronny Oliwka who is PADI MSDT and TDI AN Instructor. Submariner is also certified as AQUALUNG PARTNER CENTER who offers high standard in Diving and Education as well as diving gear branded by AQUALUNG and APEKS. We are committed to 100% PADI AWARE. Not only the Equipment considers a high standard. Also the staff is highly qualified and we keep international standards. For us diving is Fun and Joy and that´s what we want to experience to our Guests. We are located directly in the middle of the Main Beach of El Nido. Just visit us and learn more about us and diving. Submariner is also offering Palawan Diving Safaris to the World famous WW2 Wreck destination Coron with a 60ft. Liveaboard. After Diving we welcome you at the 1st floor in our Bar & Restaurant “Habibi Restaurant & Shisha Cafe” where you can hang out and enjoy great Food, Drinks and maybe a Shisha after your Dive or in the evening and chat with great People.
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My first discovery dive.

Had one of the best days on my 5 week trip with submariner divers. The staff are so professional and really patient. Everyone was super friendly. Excellent equipment. Beautiful... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Had one of the best days on my 5 week trip with submariner divers. The staff are so professional and really patient. Everyone was super friendly. Excellent equipment. Beautiful dive points. I did 3 dives which were perfect. Great bbq lunch on the beach. Couldn't recommend it more!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Went to Submariners after reading the reviews on TripAdvisor® and all the 5 star reviews of this place are true! I was there to get my open water diver certification and the instructors, dive masters were always friendly and very attentive to the novice diver. I want to give a big shout out to Aoibheann my instructor who was very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

I chose Submariner because it was one of the very few places in the Philippines that offers tec 40. I have many-many dives in the Philippines so I have experienced a wide range of dive resorts. I enjoyed the professional approach they took to daily dives. My instructor (Ronny) was extremely thorough and it gave me a lot of confidence.... More 

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

spent only 4 days diving with the crew and do not have any criticism what so ever their rental gear is maintained to the highest standard I have seen world wide , dive masters and instructors really engaging and knowledgeable, and an overall a fun boat to be on

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Spent 4 days diving with Submariner and was floored by them and their service. I loved the way the Dive Master (Win) gave the briefing at the start of each trip and how each trip was concluded with an acknowledgement to the crew. I did a refresher course with Fredie and he was really top notch in giving instructions. He... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

From 8am-4:30pm, the whole day was a 10/10. My instructor David was a native English speaker and was excellent. Taught me the ropes quickly on my discovery dives, made me feel safe, and had a great attitude. The equipment and staff were all great, the lunch was well-cooked and filling. One of the best ways I've ever spent money. Thanks... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

This was my 2 visit at Submariner Diving Center. In 2014 i was already diving with them and i decided to come back. This is an great Dive Center, managed in a real professional way with great Instructors/Dive masters/Dive Guides/ Boat Crew and Shop Staff. Everything is need and clean. Equipment is well maintained. I was Diving with them for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Did a PADI Open Water course with my partner in April with Aiobheann. We could not have wished for a better time! Amazing weather, amazing diving, amazing people, amazing food and amazing scenery too. I think the diving in El Nido has ruined diving everywhere else for us now-it was just so fabulous. Thanks everyone for your great teaching and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

The staffs here are friendly and helpful. The dive master is professional and careful. Here is easy to access. Only 10mins tricycle ride from bus terminal. I spend 50p to come here. After diving, you can spend the rest of day at the beach. There are many bars on the beach. Also here is close to Art cafe. Strongly recommend.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

My girlfriend and I went to Submariner to complete our Open Water Certification from a referral. We dove a total of 5 dives over 2 days. David was our instructor and he did an excellent job preparing us for each dive and making sure we were comfortable in the water. This was by far our favorite experience while visiting the... More 

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