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Red Sea Diving College

Sultana Building Naama Bay PO Box 67, Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
0020 (0) 69 3600 145
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Ranked #17 of 238 Activities in Sharm El Sheikh
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Water sports
Owner description: Red Sea Diving College has been operating for over 20 years and gives both novice and experienced divers the chance to discover the world class diving... more » Owner description: Red Sea Diving College has been operating for over 20 years and gives both novice and experienced divers the chance to discover the world class diving of the Red Sea. Having been voted the worlds best diving centre for the past 5 years by the readers of Diver Magazine, we offer exceptional service at a great value in a fun environment.As one of the leading PADI centres in Egypt we are able to offer the full range of diving courses from Discover Scuba experiences all the way up to the highest instructor ranking. With free daily transfer services to and from your accommodation, highly competitive rates on diving and courses as well as exceptional service and safety standards; experience the difference with Red Sea College.The waters around Sharm el Sheikh are rich in colourful corals and stunning reef fish, be sure to take a look beneath the waves during your holiday.Email or visit our web page for special pre-booking rates. « less
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

I have dived with Red Sea Diving College (via their centre based at the Hyatt Regency in Sharm, known as Red Sea Waterworld) a number of times and they have always been excellent. This year Tracey Auckland was particularly good - a really good teacher and fun too. Mohammed Ghandi is also fantastic - so cheerful and friendly with a... More

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MJTune, Public Relations Manager at Red Sea Diving College, responded to this review

Thank you Ruth for your highly recommended review. We really appreciate your effort to take the time to write about your experience. We will pass on your comments to Tracey, Mohamed and the Hyatt crew. Thanks More

Margate, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Great day out, book direct with them as the tour company reps charge far too much with their cut included

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RSCcrew, Manager at Red Sea Diving College, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice comment, we are glad you enjoy your day with us. I hope next step will be with a tank. Regards More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

I spent a week on VIP One, their live aboard boat, and did some great dives on wonderful reefs and amazing wrecks. Hooch, the dive guide and safari boss, was fantastic. The boat, VIP One, is like a floating 5 star hotel with very comfortable cabins and lounge (all fully air condition), great food and service by a well trained... More

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RSCcrew, Manager at Red Sea Diving College, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comment, Nick. We are very glad you enjoy your week with Houch on VIP One and we are hoping to see you again very soon> More

Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

One of the most amazing experiences of my life, akin the jumping into a very large tropical fish tank. The friendly, knowledgeable instructors we brilliant and at £45 (what I paid at the time of booking) a total bargain

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RSCcrew, General Manager at Red Sea Diving College, responded to this review

Dear rrrspricey, Thank you very much for your review. We're extremely happy you enjoyed your first dive with us. We are spoilt with such an exciting house reef just 50 meters across the beach from the dive center where so many scuba dreams have come true. We look forward to taking you on your next diving adventure soon. Thanks again,... More

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

i would first like to thank Tracey Auckland, Andy Auckland, Aleksandra Ivanovic, Mohamed Alhadari, Desi Stoeva, Cecile Gennari, Both Hanna's and finally the whole crew of Red Sea Diving College. i was really happy and impressed with the level of professionalism shown by them, the eagerness to help and going the extra mile to insure that you are satisfied and... More

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RSCcrew, General Manager at Red Sea Diving College, responded to this review

Dear Thamir A, Thank you very much for such a glowing review and it is great to hear that your experience with us had such a big impact. The whole team prides itself in its professionalism whilst ensuring it is fun and memorable. Scuba diving is a life experience where friendships are built around a common enjoyment of the aquatic... More

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I really wanted to dive in Egypt but hadn't dived for 15 months and do not have a lot of experience so did a lot of research. These guys came up on top. Unlike other centres they emailed back to me promptly, although their websites instant messenger does not work. They said I could dive without a review as long... More

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RSCcrew, General Manager at Red Sea Diving College, responded to this review

Dear N Collister, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. Our reservations department are often overlooked as an integral part of our business and do provide an excellent service so thanks for giving them some recognition. The quality of boats that we use is generally very good, providing quality food with sufficient space for everyone to relax.... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Spent a week at the hotel with the on site Red Sea Dive College Center. Svetlana and the team there are really helpful, relaxed and know what they are doing. Nothing was too much trouble. Our daughter passed her rescue course on site with Tracey who was also really excellent and really attentive. Adif the kit man daily went above... More

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RSCcrew, General Manager at Red Sea Diving College, responded to this review

Dear Tris S, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review. The guys at the Hyatt Regency dive center certainly make life easy for our guests and anticipate their needs well and Svetlana really is a true asset to the dive center. We hope to see you both again soon for some more fantastic dives on... More

Emmen, The Netherlands
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

It's has been a while but never wrote a review to tell everyone how great and professional this dive centre is. For anyone who has any doubts don't worry you will be taken good care off. The lunch is very cheap and tasty especially the kofta :-). Special credits for: Magali, Hooch, Sherif, Elena and Cecile. Thank you guys for... More

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RSCcrew, General Manager at Red Sea Diving College, responded to this review

Dear Martin S, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit. I am amazed that the crews manage to produce such good food on the boats in a tiny galley kitchen and it is often praised! I have passed your kind words onto everyone you mentioned and i'm sure they'll enjoy a Sakara with you on your next... More

Lincoln, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Friendly, professional staff and quality diving with The Red Sea Diving College as always. We have used RSDC many, many times and we have never been disappointed with their service both in organising the diving during our holiday and the quality of the dive instructors and guides during the dives.

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RSCcrew, General Manager at Red Sea Diving College, responded to this review

Dear Ian K, Thank you for taking the time to write your review and it is always a pleasure to have you guys here. We hope that you spend many more visits with us and look forward to your next visit. Thanks again, The RSCcrew More

Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

This was my first trip back to Sharm after 11 years, I learnt to dive at RSDC in 2003. This time I brought my son to do his Open Water course, RSDC was my first and only choice. Both he and I loved it and will be back next year. Thanks to Hooch,Tracey & Mohamed for some great dives, looking... More

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RSCcrew, General Manager at Red Sea Diving College, responded to this review

Dear AdamskiBS48, Thank you for taking the time to review us. Many things have changed since 2003 but the key to business is consistency and we aim to achieve high standards year upon year which is why so many people choose us out of all of the centers in Sharm. Hooch, Tracey and Mohamed thank you for giving some recognition... More

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