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Scandi Divers

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Big La Laguna Beach, Puerto Galera, Mindoro, Philippines (Formerly Scandinavian Divers)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I did 13 dives with Scandi in May 2013, I didn't do all the dives I wanted so I returned this May to try a few more. From the moment I walked into the hotel it was as if I had never been away, genuine friendliness and all matters relating to diver were treated in a professional manner. I dived... More

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

First solo dive trip to Puerto Galera (on recommendations from mates) and have previously done Bali, Coron, Sipadan etc. Absolutely gorgeous coral, probably the best unbroken unspoilt coral in the region in Verde Islands. The diving standard here is excellent, Conan is a very responsible, sociable (if understandly grumpy (for a very very short while) after a big night out)... More

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freiburg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

For our 2nd trip to Puerto Galera, we chose to stay at Scandu Divers in order to be on the Big La Laguna. We were a group of 9 and had organized everything per email, pick up service, rooms, dives, etc. We had a bit of a hick up with the pick up at the airport.. our group was devided... More

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Guangzhou, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014 via mobile

Hi Everybody! Im Anna, from Russia. It's my second time here in 3 months period.The atmosphere is very warm, people and staff are very polite and helpful, diving instructors are professional and friendly, especially Conan Fagan, Robert and Ray. Can recommend Scandi and Campbell's resorts because it caters for all types of travelers:backpackers, families, and diving groups. There are cheap... More

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Scandi Divers is remarkable and the best place to learn all about diving. The dive shop is organized and the Team of instructors were all professional. Conan is one of my favorite diving instructors. He made our open dive experiences really amazing and unforgettable. The dive instructors are all very enthusiastic about diving, the sea life and yes very accommodating... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

This is my second time at Scandi Divers!!!! The Staff, room, food and diving was wonderful. My stay was for 2 weeks and I hated going back home! I felt like family and any request I made was promptly achieved! Walter, my dive guide, could find even the smallest critter! Katherine and her staff makes sure everything runs smoothly! You... More

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

A big thank you to Conan my dive instructor for a fantastic open water course.(£250),it took me five days,it can be done quicker but the five days suited me fine.I just wished I had got into diving years ago.The dive centre is well equipped and very busy with every walk of life diving there.They also have a dive pool.I stayed... More

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Scandi Divers is a quaint resort with an up to date dive center on a quiet bay just a thirty minute boat ride from over 40 dive sites. The rooms are simple, but clean and airy. The open air restaurant is relaxing with friendly service and good food + Starbuck's Coffee.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

I loved my stay at Scandi divers! I learned how to dive, drank fresh starbucks every morning, and enjoyed the great food every night! David, the owner, is a great man! Can't waitt o go back! -Jess USA

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

i was sleepless in Angelyn's Resort in Sabang for two days for it was close to the bars spot where party animals yelling at midnight. I was obliged to look for a nice place to sleep. Then i got Scandi. I have to admit the standard room here without seaside is smaller than the Angelyn's , but pretty clean when... More

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Address: Big La Laguna Beach, Puerto Galera, Mindoro, Philippines (Formerly Scandinavian Divers)
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Location: Philippines > Mindoro > Oriental Mindoro Province > Puerto Galera
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Hotel Class:3 star — Scandi Divers 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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