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Ocean College Dive Centre

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Address: Naama Bay | Naama Bay Hotel, Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Phone Number: +20 122 779 2749
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Description: Ocean College dive centre has been operating in the resort of Sharm El...
Ocean College dive centre has been operating in the resort of Sharm El Sheikh since 1998 and has become one of the premier dive operators in the Red Sea. We hold the highest official ratings with PADI, BSAC and TDI and offer a full range of courses from beginner to instructor plus daily boat diving trips to the most famous dive sites in Sharm.Our dive centre's are located at the Naama bay hotel in Naama Bay, the Hilton Waterfalls in Ras Umm Sid and the Sensatori resort and we offer complimentary transfers from all resort hotels.A wide range of dive services can be prebooked online on our website or through your Thomson and First Choice Holiday Advisor once in resort.
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The best thing I have ever done

I went in the diver training feeling a little apprehensive and nervous but I didn't need to worry , Ayman put me at rest , he's instruction and knowledge was second to none and he... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
Tony J
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

I went in the diver training feeling a little apprehensive and nervous but I didn't need to worry , Ayman put me at rest , he's instruction and knowledge was second to none and he was a really nice guy too , I would definitely go back to do my next piece of training !

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

This is my second trip with Ocean College and it was amazing. As soon as I was on the bus I new I was with friends. Everything was prepared and ready for my 4 day diving trip. We had Joe for all 4 days with Jill, Basha and Amr joining on different days. While they were all pleasant and very... More 

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occibx, Manager at Ocean College Dive Centre, responded to this review

Hi Alool Many thanks for your review and it was a pleasure to have you diving with us again. Looking forward to seeing you again in the summer. Best Regards, Ocean College team More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

From our first e mail enquiry all responses were helpful and on time - Ocean College couldn't have been more helpful. We hadn't dived for 12 months so needed to complete a PADI Scuba review which we were expertly taken through by Ahmed Basha. We then did 2 x boat dives a day for 3 days under the control of... More 

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occibx, Manager at Ocean College Dive Centre, responded to this review

Hi evelyninhouston Thank you for your recent review of Ocean College and pleased you had such a great time with the team and that Jo was able to point out a few recommended restaurants too. Hopefully we'll see you both again in the not too distant future. Best Regards, Ocean College team More 

Truro, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Just returned from a 5 day boat diving package with Ocean College, the diving is incredible, so much life. The guides are an awesome bunch and very professional. I had never dived the Red Sea before or done any real wreck penetration, but after 5 days I was so comfortable & had so much faith in the guides that by... More 

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occibx, Manager at Ocean College Dive Centre, responded to this review

Hi Kelly-Marlene Thanks for the great review and pleased that you had a great time and also managed a day on the fantastic Thistlegorm wreck. Hope to see you again very soon, Best Regards, Ocean College team More 

Rugeley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Many Thanks to Mohammed and the crew at Ocean Diving centre at Hilton Waterfalls Hotel.I had not dived for 4 years due to injury so needed refresher, but found I had problem with my BCD and regs (my fault should have had them checked) they couldn't have done more to help to get this rectified even arranging a visit to... More 

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occibx, Manager at Ocean College Dive Centre, responded to this review

Hello Peter D Many thanks for your recent review and praise for the team at the Hilton Waterfalls and great that you were able to spot so many different creatures on your shore dives here. Hopefully we'll see you back with us soon. Best Regards, Ocean College team More 

surrey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Just returned from Sharm El Sheikh after using this dive centre for 6 days of diving. I had a great instructor for my 2 courses. Ramy Wissa - very friendly and very knowledgeable with a lot of experience. Completed my eLearning Open Water PADI here, with all the confined water dives taking place in the sheltered, shallow waters of Naama... More 

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occibx, Manager at Ocean College Dive Centre, responded to this review

Hi benny456 Thanks for the great review and praise for Ramy and of course congratulations on achieving both your Open Water and Advanced qualifications. Best Regards, Ocean College team More 

Guildford, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We return to to ocean college at the Sensatori for the 3rd time in a year and each time it has been amazing. My wife was hurt in an accident last year and was nervous about diving again but we knew everyone at ocean college would look after her and look after her they did !! Special thanks to Amr... More 

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occibx, Manager at Ocean College Dive Centre, responded to this review

Hi Baggie2802 Thanks for the great review and we're pleased you had such a good time with the team at the Sensatori. Hopefully we'll see you for your forth visit very soon. Best Regards, Ocean College team More 

Lancashire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Highly recommend the dive centre, my partner has always dived with them in the past and this was my first time. Friendly, helpful, knowledgeable, experienced staff. Staff on the dive boats are very helpful and make the best food :) Have no hesitation recommending the centre.

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occibx, Manager at Ocean College Dive Centre, responded to this review

Hi Jo196307 Many thanks for your review and hopefully we'll see you again soon in the not too distant future. Best Regards, Ocean College team More 

Wallasey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

I've been scuba diving before in sharm with another company but ocean college was by far the better my girl friend was a little worried but Mohammed our instructor had so much patience and put her at ease and held her hand all the way round and we enjoyed it so much we booked to go again the next day... More 

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occibx, Manager at Ocean College Dive Centre, responded to this review

Hi pottie73 Thank you for the review and we're pleased that Mohamed was able to look after you all so well and we'll see you again soon. Best Regards, Ocean College team More 

Walsall
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Once again I have dived in the Red Sea, as usual I have had a great time. The boat and crew were excellent. The dive guide Ahmed Basha knew his reefs and steered us from any problems that we may have encountered. For peace of mind I would recommend that everybody who wants to dive the Red Sea you choose... More 

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occibx, Manager at Ocean College Dive Centre, responded to this review

Hi Doreen Many thanks for the great review and glad you had such a great time on Noble Sheikh and their fantastic crew. And of course not forgetting Basha! Best Regards, Ocean College team More 

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