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Address: Al Saada Street, Aqaba 77110, Jordan
Phone Number: +962 (0) 3 2018883
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Description: Dive Aqaba is a 5 Star PADI Instructor Development centre located...
Dive Aqaba is a 5 Star PADI Instructor Development centre located conveniently in Aqaba town for all your evening activities. We offer daily boat diving and snorkeling from our boat Laila One.We meet at 9.00am each day (we are based opposite the Days Inn Hotel) and are back by 4.00pm each day.Established in 2002 by Ashraf Sulaibi and Rod Abbotson combining more than 30 years experience in the dive industry and a founding member of the Aqaba Diving Association. We give individual attention to all our guests to make sure they have the best experience possible. Emphasis is on having fun safe diving and educational excellence to instructor levels and beyond in both recreational and technical diving. We are the only centre in Jordan catering for technical diving and can run courses to instructor levels. We have recently also become a TDI centre as well as a PADI Tec Rec centre and received a Green Star Award from PADI for our environmental activities.
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Awesome Wreck Diving

Excellent operation here in Aqaba. I came for some technical wreck diving with my girlfriend and the service was fantastic. The owner Rod greeted us warmly and so did all in the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Excellent operation here in Aqaba. I came for some technical wreck diving with my girlfriend and the service was fantastic. The owner Rod greeted us warmly and so did all in the center. Our guide Huw, was fantastic, he told us the histories of the wrecks and knew the ships inside out and out. While we brought our own equipment,... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I booked a full day diving november 2014 and a subaquatic camera. We had a nice day diving with competent dive masters and instructor. But, the camera wasn't there. The worse thing is that it was not clear till it was too late to change diving agency. I felt (and still feel) very disapointed. The instructor had a camera and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

bottom line: enthusiasm and the personal effort, make you feel at ease, give you the time to get use to your gear, They always keep an eye on less experienced divers, daily boat-trips, in small groups depending your experience, divesites --> there's something for everybody Came back after my first dive experience ever in 2012. Back then I returned the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

7th trip out with dive aqaba - best diving in the Red Sea for all levels Tec diving dream 100 meter dive with Rod ! And the best reefs to do you deco on

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

25 C water temperature, 22 dive spots, 1 boat and real great fun! Already the first contact to Aqabadivers was a very pleasant one, when I contacted them per e-mail from home. They replied in super short time and gave all the information I was looking for. As we did not know at that time, which hotel we will stay,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

As novice divers, we couldn't have asked for a better experience! They are serious about their diving and safety, but know how to relax and enjoy the experience. The crew and guides were fantastic, the diving was amazing, and lunch was delicious. We can't wait to come back! Thanks to Amjad, Omar, Samer, and the rest of the crew! Natalie,... More 

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Makati, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I spent a day of diving with these guys and had a great time. When I was planing my trip to Aqaba I sent emails to every dive shop I could find there and these guys responded within an hour or so, only one other shop responded 3 or 4 days later. They were very easy to work with getting... More 

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Amman, Jordan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Went on a snorkeling trip with them. Friendly staff and amazing food, the were very helpful and shared the reef knowledge with us generously, and the food is the best in all of Aqaba, will go with them again and recommend them

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I am a free diver and this is my third diving experience in Aqaba. This was my first dive with Dive Aqaba. On this trip we only visited two sites and did a lot of hanging around on the boat. The sites we visited were very close to port and if this was my only dive here I know I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Very reliable, friendly and professional. We got what we expected. The taxi driver organised by the company picked us up as planned on time. We dites the equipment immédiate upon our arrival at the shop. Equipment is getting old. We were 7 divers with varions level of experience. They had there Dive instructor so we all split into groups within... More 

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