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Address: Arorangi, Cook Islands
Phone Number: +682 21 873
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1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Description: We are the only multi-agency certifying dive centre in the country, so we...
We are the only multi-agency certifying dive centre in the country, so we are able to offer the widest range of internationally recognised diving courses and qualifications in the Cook Islands. We offer courses from Open Water to Instructor level and have the highest qualified instructors in the Country from the top two worldwide training agencies.At Dive Rarotonga we offer quality diving in a fun and friendly atmosphere - so whether these are your first bubbles, you are already qualified and you are diving for fun, or you want to progress your professional diving career, we have dives to suit you!
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2 boat dives for $100

We are certified divers who took the 2 for $100 offer. The crew were very friendly and funny. Very safe with great equipment. Got sea sick after the first dive as for... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 7, 2015
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015 via mobile

We are certified divers who took the 2 for $100 offer. The crew were very friendly and funny. Very safe with great equipment. Got sea sick after the first dive as for me it was a bit choppy. Missed the second dive but the own came and picked me up. Would dive again but maybe with sea sickness meds or... More 

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4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015 via mobile

We did a lot of diving with these guys. They are very safe. Their equipment is excellent. The boat is always manned while we were under the water. The dive guide (Karen) is extremely good. She takes her time to make sure everyone is enjoying themselves. They also catered for our needs. My wife didn't want to dive early every... More 

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Napier, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

My husband and 13 year old completed 12 dives with this team over 10 days. Special thanks to Karen and Paul who took them out. Safety +++ was paramount to this team and the fact that they had the safety of my family as the most important thing, means so much to me. My son is officially hooked now on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

I was in Rarotonga the first week of Dec 2014 and Dive Rarotonga were absolutely fantastic to dive with. Everything about their operation revolved around safety. We went to some awesome sites on the north of the island and they were flexibly depending on what we wanted. They had a great 2 dive deal when compared to other companies on... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

The guys at Dive Rarotonga were amazing to my girlfriend and I over the week we spent on the island. The owners, Ed and Karen, were knowledgable about the dive locations, professional, priced very fairly and proactive in accommodating our diving needs. I highly recommend Dive Rarotonga to anyone who wants a quality diving experience whilst having a laugh along... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I recently went for a dive with these guys as they offer and great deal for 2 dives and they were just down the road from where I was staying. They were so good I went for another 2 dives with them as they really do a great service and are very professional and friendly. All the dives were at... More 

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Broomfield, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I had the chance to dive with Dive Rarotonga on Nov 27, 2014. We did 2 dives in the morning, each about 45 min long. The weather wasn't great, but who cares when you are going to be underwater! Paul and Karen each led a dive with 2 of us. They are both very nice and kept a good eye... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

We ad the most wonderful time with the Dive Raro team. Our dive guides Paul and Eduardo were brilliant - they made us so happy and confident in the water (we were both beginners) that we went back for two more dives we hadn't planned! One tip though - if you're not sure whether to go for the PADI course... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Nice friendly crew (Ed, Karen, and Paul). Simple honest service at a good price; and a pleasure to be with. The dive sites were interesting and I wouldn't hesitate going out with them over and over.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I had always looked forward to diving in Rarotonga, my day out with Dive Rarotonga was everything I had wished for, Karen was the best guide I have had and made for an amazing couple of dives. The most pleasing aspect was the safety side of things, Thanks again and I look forward to diving with you again in the... More 

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