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Coral Divers

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Private Bag 320 | Mbazwana, 3974, Sodwana 3974, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Tilburg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

2 weeks ago a friend and I attended a scuba introduction at Coral Divers. It was very enjoyable. We had a great instructor that was very kind and relaxt. The diving spot we went to was amazingly beautiful.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall was a great holiday. It was relatively easy to find (its marked, you just have to pay attention) and was very low key. I'd bring your own food rather than eat theirs or go and explore other lodges and the town. The instructors were all great and patient and definitely shared our excitement to get diving! Overall a fabulous... More 

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CoralDivers, Manager at Coral Divers, responded to this review

Hello there We appreciate you taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor and thank you for your comments. We're thrilled to here you enjoyed your stay so much and that the Scuba Course you did with us exceeded your expectations. As you have stated, we do offer catered and non-catered options at Coral Divers. This is so as to... More 

Durban
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed at Coral Divers many times in more than ten years and always find this a great place to stay if you are a keen diver. Sodwana Bay seldom fails to deliver in terms of diving and Coral Divers fits into the same category from an accommodation and food perspective. All accommodation and food provided is simple but... More 

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CoralDivers, Manager at Coral Divers, responded to this review

Good day to you We thank you for your detailed review on Tripadvisor and we appreciate your honesty. It always good to hear positive feedback from our regular guests. We're very glad to hear that all our services still match up to your expectations. We do try and deal with our guests on a one on one basis even though... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Coral Divers is the way to go when diving or just relaxing at Sodwana Bay. They have amazing facilities for enjoying your stay with friends or family. The safari tents are so-so, but the communal area makes up for it with spacious kuier areas, above average kitchen facilities (cutlery, fridges, freezers, cleaning staff) and competent diving instructors for planning your... More 

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CoralDivers, Manager at Coral Divers, responded to this review

Hi there Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. We also thank you for your kind words. We do appreciate any and all feedback from our guests. We're very pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay at Coral Divers so much. We're especially happy to hear that all of our services exceeded your service standards expectations.... More 

Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

I have visited Coral often and always happy with the stay. The cabin we were in needed a tiny bit of TLC but otherwise we were happy. Definitely a place for the fishing and diving enthusiasts. Just check please. the ceiling in our cabin was sagging in the middle as well as on the side of the cabin or the... More 

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CoralDivers, Manager at Coral Divers, responded to this review

Good day to you We greatly appreciate you taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor and value your feedback. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at Coral Divers. With regards to the condition of your cabin. We have renovated our four other camps and that camp is next on our list of upgrades. Thanks again... More 

Switzerland
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

The diving is excellent, the corals are beautiful and the transport to the beach well organised. The dive times are pretty short (45-50 minutes) The equipment however is not in very good condition. The BCD yes, but the rest not. And since you're then standing on the beach far away from the offices it is a hassle to exchange. The... More 

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CoralDivers, Manager at Coral Divers, responded to this review

Good day to you Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. We appreciate your honesty and comments. We are glad to hear your enjoyed your stay at Coral Divers but allow me to address some of your comments: The shared ablutions are unfortunately not our responsibility to maintain. That falls under Ezemlo Parks Board Management. Due... More 

Durban, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Great place for divers heated training pool not that winters are that cold here. friendly efficient staff who go the extra mile well organised dive operation and accommodation stunning coral reefs and awesome fish life from the tiny pipe fish to whale sharks one of my best dive experiences thank you Coral i will definitely be back

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Hello there Thanks so much for reviewing us on TripAdvisor. We really do appreciate comments and feedback from out guests. We're thoroughly please to hear that you were more than satisfied with all aspects of your stay at Coral Divers. We do pride ourselves in attention to detail and luckily Sodwana Bay is such an amazing place to dive, it... More 

Galway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

First time diving with a company as large as this but they are very well organised, all of the staff were very friendly and helpful, from the dive meetings to getting gear sorted from the lodge to the beach was all very efficient. The diving was AMAZING, some of the most beautiful natural things I have ever seen, will hopefully... More 

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CoralDivers, Manager at Coral Divers, responded to this review

Good day to you Thank you kindly for your kind words. We greatly value any and all feedback from our guests. We're very happy to hear that your first time staying with us didn't disappoint. We may be large but we do offer a very personal service. Everything from accommodation, eating arrangements and diving can be tailored to your own... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Coral Divers had a lovely and friendly staff. We had a good service level throughout our time there. However, our cabin was quite mucky with ghekko droppings and insects all over it. After a long day of training all you want to do is sleep so this didn't seem to impact us too much. But it was unfortunate and I... More 

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CoralDivers, Manager at Coral Divers, responded to this review

Hi there Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. We truly appreciate your honesty. We are aware of our B Camp rooms and plans are being put into place to upgrade those cabins. We have spent the past two years upgrading our accommodation and B-Camp is next on the list. We hope on your next visit... More 

durban
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Very well organised and prompt service, friendly staff and great diving. Tented camp very clean, would have been great to have a plug point but I understand the reason behind no plug point. Very safe Overall great venue and will be returning in the future.

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CoralDivers, Manager at Coral Divers, responded to this review

Hi there We greatly appreciate you reviewing us on TripAdvisor. Thank you for feedback. We're very pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay at Coral Divers. We understand the need some guests may have for a plug point in the Tented Accommodation but as you rightly said, safety first. If you do need anything charged (phones, tablets etc) you can... More 

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