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Al Boom Diving

Dibba Road | Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort, Fujairah, United Arab Emirates
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Ranked #3 of 14 Activities in Fujairah
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Water sports
Owner description: Al Boom Diving has PADI IDC Centres in Dubai in Atlantis The Palm; in Jumeriah 1; Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo and in the Jebel Ali Golf Resort and... more » Owner description: Al Boom Diving has PADI IDC Centres in Dubai in Atlantis The Palm; in Jumeriah 1; Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo and in the Jebel Ali Golf Resort and Spa; in Fujairah at Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort; and in Dibba Musandam. Daily diving with transport with our bus fleet, from Dubai to at all of our locations is available. « less
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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37 reviews 37 reviews
4 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

The Al Boom team all did us proud when my children and I undertook a PADI open water course. They were all extremely patient especially with my daughter who, as a child, obviously needed a little bit more "hand holding". All the team were good, but I would like to single out Chris, one of the trainers who really went... More

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Was a bit of a last minute.com type booking, which was made through the sales rep who visited us, whilst sunbathing in The Royal Meridian Hotel Beach & Spa Hotel. To be honest, I had a open mind as to what to expect, as through much experience of these type holiday bookings, I was a little precocious as to what... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

I did the final dive for my Open Water certification in Fujairah and it was a pleasant and enjoyable experience. Transport was arranged by Al Boom, and all the formalities like picking up the equipment were taken care of fast and we were on board of the boat heading towards the dive site very quickly. The dive sites weren't spectacular,... More

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AlBoomDiver, Manager at Al Boom Diving, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Bart Thank you for your time to write review on Trip Advisor page about your experience with Al Boom Diving. It is always nice to hear complements from our customers on the service we provide. We are pleased to know that you had enjoyed your diving during the course & that your overall experience was good with us.... More

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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64 reviews 64 reviews
28 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Al Boom team is very professional, I have completed the PADI Open Water with them. Overall, the services were very good. Prompt reply to all my requests (emails or visits at the club). And also very helpful when I decided to purchase my own diving gear. I had 3 instructors during my course, all very good, and after course I... More

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AlBoomDiver, Manager at Al Boom Diving, responded to this review

Dear Ma'am Thank you for your time to write review on Trip Advisor page about your experience with Al Boom Diving. It is always nice to hear complements from our customers on the service we provide. We are pleased to know how good your diving experience was with our staff during the course and how helpful you find our in-store... More

London
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29 reviews 29 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I am not a very confident diver and I have made them aware of this in advance. The email communication wasn't that great-I asked about the option of having a private instructor and they didn’t even react to that. They simply sent me standard forms to fill in. Not the customer service you would expect from a dive centre attached... More

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AlBoomDiver, Manager at Al Boom Diving, responded to this review

Dear Sir/ Madam Thank you for your time to write review on Trip Advisor page about your experience with Al Boom Diving. We are sad to know that you were not happy with the services provided during your course. Please accept our apology. It would really help if you let us know in which branch you did the course &... More

Melbourne, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

After two cancellations due to weather it is important to note that of you are going on a holiday to Fujairah anyhow, thats OK, but if travelling from Dubai, the late decision timing of go no-go advice by Al Boom is a real issue. First time it was allegedly the CoastGuard who prevented boats going out. (Moderate breeze but flat... More

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Budapest, Hungary
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

They frighten you to death in all papers and info sheets you have to fill that don't late, because driver won't wait anyone. So I went there booth dive days in time. First time we the driver was late about 10 mins (plus time to prepare van), second time about 25 mins. I asked them in my reservation, I would... More

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Houston, Texas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Honey at Al Boom Diving did an outstanding job of coordinating, follow-up, & register me for the shark dive at Dubai Mall. Dive in aquarium was incredible. Lots of sharks & large sea creatures. Totally different diving than open water. Not cheap, but very well worth it. Highly recommended.

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AlBoomDiver, Manager at Al Boom Diving, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Nick, Thank you for taking the time to complete your review about Al Boom Diving and sharing your experience on Trip Advisor. It is always nice to hear complements on the service we provide. We are pleased to know how great your experience was with our staff at Dubai Mall Aquarium and how much you enjoyed your shark... More

Fujairah, United Arab Emirates
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The dive center is well organised, the boats are comfortable, the kit washing facilities are good and Ahmed is just amazing and so polite his way how he describe this experience push u to think directly of trying this trip of diving

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Myself and a friend went diving with Al Boom at Fujairah on Saturday 5th April. I have to say, we had the best diving trip and thought the staff and instructors were excellent. The equipment was first class and the instructors were helpful in ensuring the kit fitted and was what you felt comfortable diving with. I felt very safe... More

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