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Address: D1 F. Hermanos Bldg. Sta. Ana Wharf, Monteverde St., Davao City, Mindanao 8000, Philippines
Phone Number: 6382 300-1092
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Island hopping

One of my moms friends reccomended this place when we mentioned we were going to be traveling to Davao this summer. I am so glad that we followed her advice. The island hopping... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Dallas, Texas
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English first
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

I booked a dive tour with Carabao for the weekend and did two dives - Coral Garden & Angels Cove. The trip and the dives were okay, but not much more than that. The amount of service you will get from Carabao isn't much for example do they not reply my continuous text messages to set up another dive trip... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

We had a great time at carabao, with an amazing teacher!! If you are looking for a French teach on koh tao, magalie is by far one of the best!! Great teaching methods and made learning super fun! Had a great time and the hostel has AC which makes it easy to have a good night sleep and ready for... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

One of my moms friends reccomended this place when we mentioned we were going to be traveling to Davao this summer. I am so glad that we followed her advice. The island hopping was very enjoyable and relaxing. The crew on board was very kind and helpful to all 37 of us. Three of us went scuba diving(just for fun).... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I did my open water dive course here in 2013. The instructor was good and the diving was diverse and a lot of fun. This dive centre is one of the better ones in Davao. When in Davao again I would dive with them again.

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Seattle
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25 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We rented a private boat which included two dives. The boat was huge and I have no qualms with it. But the divemaster violated every protocol you can think of. There were two divers and the "divemaster" only had gear for one person so he decided to give his equipment to the second diver. He used a belt (see pic!)... More 

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medford
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 via mobile

These guys sold me a bad regulator. It leaked. The lever that pushes the diaphragm had been tweeked.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Had a super fun and amazing time with my family. Activities of snorkeling, scuba diving, cliff diving, and even sun bathing on board, clear and very clean water and beaches--WOWwwwww--- highly recommending this to everyone. For Php 8,000.00 for 40 pax. The outing became convenient because boat is equipped with life vest/jacket, kitchen/pantry and for BBQ and grill, toilet, cooler,... More 

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Paris, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

This is neither a bad or good dive center, it really depends what are you looking for and your diving level. Definitely the owner is rude and unfriendly but the staffs are generally very nice and accommodating and helpful. However be aware that the divemasters are not all real divemasters and if they are they are not renewed or entitled... More 

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Loveland, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

This is my second time diving with this company (currently on my honeymoon). They had some of the same Diver Masters from 2 1/2 years ago! Everyone was friendly, helpful, and attentive to what we needed while underwater. We even had our dive master help us out with an underwater tank exchange when my husband ran low on air quickly... More 

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medford
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 via mobile

DO NOT USE THESE CREEPS!!! The owner is an obnoxious little freak. He and his group are abusive to tourists and will put his hands on white women, your GF, WIFE!! He thinks he's cool. He's a 5'4" jacknob. Use the Korean shop. Great food is supplied (nothing is supplied by Carabow) and they are pros. These guys are bottomfeeders!

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