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Black Rock Dive Centre

Address: Lagoona Beach, Dahab 49, Egypt
Phone Number: 0020161439420
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Owner description: Black Rock Dive Centre is the world’s first overseas INON UK Underwater Photography Academy as well...
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Bathroom facilities, Activities for older children
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Owner description: Black Rock Dive Centre is the world’s first overseas INON UK Underwater Photography Academy as well as the first Egyptian based dive centre to make the commitment to become a full service underwater photography centre. Our fully qualified and highly experienced instructors also run the full range of PADI courses, daily guided dives and snorkel trips. We pride ourselves on having a very personal and professional approach to our customers diving holiday needs, whether you are solely diving or wish to combine it with other activities.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Bathroom facilities, Activities for older children

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Glossop, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I have been diving with Black Rock since 2008. I have only ever had a great holiday. Absolutely no exception this time. In large part this is down to the excellent staff. Renate is still managing the dive center with all her usual care and attention. As a photographer the service I have received is second to none. First and... More 

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Pewsey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Not my first time diving with Black Rock, but like every time before they look after you like you're one of the family. Totally professional, nothing is too much trouble and they go out of their way to ensure that you get the dives that you want. The staff are first class as is the service they provide. They can... More 

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Spent one week prior to Xmas for our 35th wedding aniversary with Black Rock. Came in 2013 and was very impressed. Renate did not disappoint. She arranged accommodation, pick ups and of course a first rate 5 day dive package. Only hired cylinders and weights as we brought are own gear. Does not matter how many dives you have under... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I spent a week diving with Black Rock in August 2014, to do my 50-th dive there as well. And as time goes, I keep remembering this week that left lots of lasting good memories. We dived with Renate, who is a German engineering manager who eventually downshifted to run a diving center. She is an intelligent person who has... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

I had a great time diving with Black Rock over a period of three days in late October. The guide Mamduh was excellent and very well-informed about local conditions. He and Renate inspired a lot of confidence, which I appreciated as a novice diver. They also booked my hotel, arranged transportation and provided quality equipment. I would definitely go back.

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Dahab, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This is my 4th time returning to Dahab and I'm never disappointed. The centre has had a freshen up so everything feels cleaner and brighter than normal. On this visit I was doing the INON photography course and received the professional standard of instruction I have come to expect for the very experienced team. They tech at the speed and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I went to Dahab during the first week of October 2014 and wanted to get the open water certification. After looking at some different places where take the course i finally decided for the black rock center. Best decision ever. On one hand i found the people there very friendly and it was really nice to be around for a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Going for a dive for the first time ever with Renate was the most amazing and calming experience.. Followed the next day with a snorkelling trip to the Blue Hole. Awe-inspiring and so informative.. FANTASTIC !!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

We have been diving with these guys for a few years now. My wife passed her open water with them and has carried on to become a master scuba diver. Great instruction, brilliant dive guides and very helpful people. They always fit around our agenda. And make the extra time for an additional dive in the day should we want... More 

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Crowborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I took my PADI qualification at Black Rock and absolutely loved it. The team were skilled professionals, the equipment of high quality & well maintained and the team fun to be with. Big thanks to Hayden & Nikki for making my introduction to diving so memorable

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