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Sea Urchin Diving Center

Royal Road, Flic En Flac, Mauritius
+230 453 84 425
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Ranked #4 of 15 attractions in Flic En Flac
Type: Reefs
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Geneva, Switzerland
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 NEW

We dived more than 10 times with the sea urchin diving center and loved every one. we dived with Katherina, Perrine and Nicholas who are an amazing team ! they took us to all the best sites in the area. We saw thousands of amazing sea creatures thanks to there expert eye. Not only is this center professional and safe... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014 via mobile

I tried Sea Urchin for scuba diving and was pleasantly surprised. The instructor was good and explained all rules patiently. The equipment, dive location were great too. The dive itself was awesome - the reef, the fishes were plenty and added to the whole experience.

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Vienna, Austria
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8 reviews 8 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

This place has a recipe for a perfect dive. Very relaxing and still professional, flexible and still well organized, with attention to make you enjoy ... we loved it. We did one great dive with Giovanni, a great fellow in and out of the water. We also rent the equipment and it looked well maintained. Pity we had no time... More

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52 reviews 52 reviews
23 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

My 9 yr young daughter had her first experience provided by Katherina herself who had taught her own kids earlier. She had a wonderful day and we booked another day with this dive center. Sebastian took care of me very professionally. Definitely recommend sea urchin dive center.

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Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

the staff was frinedly, the service very luxurious; no carrying of equipment, which was in a good condition; trustful masters and a very relaxed dive. I would go there, again.

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Bonn, Germany
12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

In October 2013 we dived six times with Sea Urchin. Our guide, Sebastian, turned out to be very friendly and even tempered, which is, however, also true for the rest of the crew. Due to the relaxed atmosphere of this base, the well maintained equipment as well as the capable guides and instructors we would dive again with Sea Urchin.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

I've been staying in Mauritius for the past five months, diving each weekend with Sea Urchin, who became my Saturday-family. The friendly and very professional team has coached me from absolute beginner to receiving my advanced PADI certification last week - and I can't thank them enough. Don't dive anywhere else when you come to Mauritius! My only critique is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

four of us dived with the guys in May and the experience was amazing. Although we were not newbies, they ensured that we were safe and there was no rush in jumping in. Whenever we rushed, we were told by Jo: "relax, you're on Holiday". They kindly agreed to arrange a night dive for us and we thoroughly enjoyed that.... More

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Holsbeek, Belgium
16 reviews 16 reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

There's nothing wrong with their set-up : it's professional and Katharina is undoubtedly a very experienced and knowledgable dive guide. I traveled and dived pretty much around the world and the diving days during our holidays are always the highlight of our vacation. Except here, part of the fun is the atmosphere at a diving outfit and this is seriously... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

If you are looking to dive in Mauritius you can't go too far wrong with these guys.. Good diving, accommodating people and nice and relaxed..

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