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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 #18 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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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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
3 helpful votes 3 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 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
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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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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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6 reviews 6 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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

Cairo, Egypt
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I would like to thank the Red Sea Diving College(RSDC), especially my instructor Hanna V. for the best and most life changing holiday of my life. My instructor did not only teach me about diving, but opened my eyes to a whole new world. I did my Open Water, Advanced Open Water, and Nitrox Courses. RSDC provided the diving courses... More

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

Dear karimlotfy22, Thank you very much for this review and indeed Hanna is a fantastic instructor. The life blood of any dive center are the staff looking after the guests every day and teaching to a high standard and we are extremely happy that you have identified this! Congratulations on completing your courses and we look forward to seeing you... More

Swindon, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
12 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We booked a 5 day boat package for a special price of £185 for the diver with a passenger free of charge. This is a huge saving on previous trips. The college is well organised with a wealth of experience in Red Sea dive sites. The boat crew were friendly and helpful. The food on board was very good (at... More

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

Dear LFCfan123, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review. We realise that we need to look after non-diving partners and if there is space on the boat they are more than welcome to join free of charge. We all look forward to seeing you again. The RSCcrew More

Stowm
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40 reviews 40 reviews
10 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Great location right by the beach. Dive instructor was George who was lovely, great facilities for all levels of divers and everyone friendly. Equipment good as I used all of there's. Went diving right off the beach as several reefs teaming with life right there. Over the 4 dives we saw 2 turtles. 4 Eagle rays, octopus, emperors, angel, clown,... More

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

Dear Lisa C, Thank you for taking the time to write your review and give some credit to Georges, a very good instructor with a great sense of humour. We are lucky to have such a great "House Reef" in front of the dive center and it provides great sightings every day. To take someone of their first ever dive... More

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