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Pacific Divers

Main Road | Muri, Cook Islands
+682 22450
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Ranked #8 of 39 Activities in Rarotonga
Type: Other
Traveler Description: Pacific Divers are one of four PADI dive shops on Rarotonga. They have a shop as part of their house which is not far from Pacific Resort, heading... more »
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2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW

I went on a two dive trip with divemaster Dave in July. We dived 2 sites just outside the harbour were the boat was kept. The first site had some nice coral in the shallows but we headed deep to 30m in a quick procession. I assumed we were going to see something spectacular, but there was nothing deep but... More

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TangataMoana, Owner at Pacific Divers, responded to this review

Hi, thanks for your review. I am very sorry you didn't have the experience you expected. We do have a quality guarantee that is advertised at our dive centre, so should you have let us know this at the time I would have been more than happy to offer either your diving at no charge, or another trip free of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

We were in Raro for 8 days and desperate to dive as we hadn't been in the water for 5 years despite both being experienced divers. Pacific Divers were so so good to us, we did an orientation dive in the lagoon to get us back into it and two boat dives the next day. It was just the two... More

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TangataMoana, Owner at Pacific Divers, responded to this review

Hi, thank you for your review, it was a pleasure having you diving with us. I hope you keep up the diving and make it back here some time. More

Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The Pacific Divers scuba course takes you diving in the coral lagoon and in open water. There is a lot to learn about safe diving, but its all logical and you get to practise it with the help of a good instructor. Raratonga Island is a divers paradise. A huge variety of pretty reef fish, plus turtles and other creatures,... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

My daughter (19) went on a dive with Pacific Divers and had a fantastic time. They were friendly, professional and she had an incredible dive seeing giant turtles, sharks, tonnes of fish and coral and just generally had a great day. Highly recommended.

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Otago Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Fantastic teachers! Great to meet you all, overwhelmingly helpful. I thank you for going out of your way to assist my friend while I was diving, she also had a great time learning to snorkel.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

I was really disappointed with my experience with Pacific Divers. First off, let me preface this with some background on myself. I'm a very experienced diver that has previously worked in the dive industry. My needs from a dive shop are minimal, get me a tank, take me to a good dive location and let me dive my dive and... More

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TangataMoana, General Manager at Pacific Divers, responded to this review

Thank you Brian T for your frank review. First off let me express my concern that you left our business with such a poor experience. At Pacific Divers we will do our best to rectify any concern a customer expresses to us. In your case we would have happily either refunded your payment, or given you a dive on another... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We went on our first dive after doing the free 'Scooba session' at Pacific resort. Although first impressions were not good (the door fell off the van) the team were great taking out just the two of us. The boat was fantastic and quite new we were told and the instructor quickly swapped some of my gear when it wasn't... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Did Open Water Diver course and a refresher for same with this group. Tom, Mitchell and Shaun were excellent, really enjoyed the training and dives. Our twelve year old son who had never dived before successfully obtained his Junior Open Water Diver qualification and had the best time, I think his term for his four dives was 'awesome". Great three... More

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

I am writing this review on behalf of the person I was with, but just want to say that the instruction given on a diving course was superb (ask for Tom, who was great). I am already qualified open water, but watched the excellent instruction and was impressed. My partner who took the course was obviously hugely impressed!

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Brisbane
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013 via mobile

I was lucky enough to dive here on 24 Nov with Steve @ pacific divers I love so much the easy go nature but in no way unsafe style , please keep it up for when I come back , I most def recommend these guys

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