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Submariner Diving Center

Address: Hama Street | Brgy Masagana, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 905 484 1764
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Owner description: SUBMARINER DIVING CENTER is the first and only PADI 5 Star Dive Resort in El Nido, Palawan...
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Owner description: 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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Horsham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

We booked with Submariner when we got to El Nido for a day of diving. We dropped in the afternoon before we wanted to dive to get registered and fill in all the paperwork/get kit sizes sorted etc. Everyone was very friendly and helpful when we arrived and we had no problem getting our kit sorted. My partner is a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

I had such a great diving experience with Sub during my stay- the staff are exceptionally helpful and friendly, the boat is probably the cleanest one i ve dived with in south east asia, the instructors are hyper dedicated and professional. Ronny, the owner happen to be on our boat and he is an extraordinary diver and a great person.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

Our hotel recommended us to dive here at Submariner Diving Center and really it's a great choice. They picked us up to the hotel, do our equipment assembly, organise our equipment according to our sizes, dive site briefing are awesome, well explained, Safety procedures are given. Equipment is a very good condition. And lastly our Divemaster Rommy is so funny... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 NEW

Very attentive, friendly and knowledgeable team made my diving experience in El Nido a fantastic experience. I have dived all around Asia Pacific region and the team alone is the best I have seen so far. Besides the natural beauty of El Nido and the surrounding islands...I always want the underwater view too. If you're in the area - head... More 

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Santa Rosa, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 NEW

Me and my friends went to El Nido Palawan for a getaway and wanted to try a new experience - DIVING. We planned and search for the BEST diving center in Palawan, and we found SUBMARINER DIVING CENTER. NO regrets of choosing the best diving center - SUBMARINER, we really enjoyed and learned a lot from the professional staffs they... More 

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Quezon City, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 NEW

I experienced one of the best diving activity that I will definitely NOT forget and will strongly recommend to my friends. All the staffs are friendly, accommodating and very professional. I was well cared of and guided by them. As a first timer, its really a wonderful experience. Thank you so much to all the staff of the Submariner Diving... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 NEW

Me & my partner visited El Nido for my early birthday celebration. At first, i was hesitant to do diving because its my 1st time. But the staff of Submariner was accommodating, helpful & assures me that I will enjoy the experience and will probably request for a 2nd round. And they are right,its a great experience. I really enjoyed... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I defensively had great experience: - friendly, experienced staff - interesting and vibrant diving sides - good food on the boat - well maintained equipment

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

It is the best place where I was able to pass my first PADI licence in El Nido (Palawan, Philippines) ! I'm so happy because all staff is really friendly, available, professional and they really take care of you ! Thank you very much to everybody and in particular to Ronny Oliwka (owner and instructor) and to my amazing and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

I did my OWD at Submariner with lovely Aoibheann, and I had a great time. I have nothing to complain about. The staff is very friendly and knowledgeable and really make sure not only that you learn, but also that you have a good time. It was probably the best place I could have picked to start diving. If (when!)... More 

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