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Watercolours Dive Centre

Paradise Beach, Pulau Perhentian Besar 15350, Malaysia
+60 12-908 2852
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Type: Water sports, Adventure
Owner description: A dive centre on Perhentian Besar offering PADI courses, dive and snorkel trips.
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Type: Water sports, Adventure
Owner description: A dive centre on Perhentian Besar offering PADI courses, dive and snorkel trips.
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Barcelona, Spain
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

At the begining we plan to stay four days in the islands. Maybe one or twice diving. But when we met Petra (our instructor) we change our plans completly and finally we dit open water course and we stayed 8 days in the islands. The landscape is amazing! As the animals, the beaches and the corals. The clases were really... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

I came here to do my Open Water Course. Had a great time during the course. My instructor, Nafi is an excellent, very professional Instructor. I would highly recommend anyone who would like to do the course with him. I did my first fun dive with Petra and she is amazing! Great support, highly professional. Feel free to dive with... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

I was diving there in 2009 and Anke was the dive master, a great professional. But then I repeated my experience in 2013, apparently all the staff had changed (as when I read the reviews), but this really didn't matter, because the new staff was just the BEST! Petra was the instructor for the Open Water Diving Course for my... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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65 reviews 65 reviews
16 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013 via mobile

A few days back I had to change my earlier plans and switched for some diving at Perhentians. Watercolours was the only dive shop open, and no regrets! I did some nice dives and really enjoyed staff and dive sites (especially then three Police Boats). Its was all very personal and pleasant, nice de-briefing with lots of recalling of all... More 

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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44 reviews 44 reviews
3 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

This is our 4th trip to Perhentian and our fourth (4) time diving with Watercolors Dive Center. We only found out that Anke and her team left after we arrived since I was not aware that Andrew was the new manager. Anyway, it did not matter a bit since Andrew and his team run the dive center very well and... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012

The dive centre lost its entire dive staff last year. I am pleased to say that I am happy with the new management and kudos to Andrew Keogh and his wife Sharon for running it just as well if not better than last year. I am going back this Saturday with new expectations - when I was there last, I... More 

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