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Red Sea Dive Center

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South Beach, Aqaba 77110, Jordan
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cologne
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was travelling with my wife and a friend and ended at Red Sea Dive Center for obtaining our Open Water Dive License. Abdullah and Omar took great care of us, explaining well and being very sensitive and safe in the practical part of the training. The facilities are nice and clean, including a restaurant with good food. We met... More 

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Canton of Basel, Switzerland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had my first Scuba diving experience here! This See is beautiful With the Colorful Fishes and the amazing Coral Reef, you'll love it! If you are really interested by getting a competent friendly and trustable Instructor, then t'hat's the place to go. Thanks a lot for the nice experience!

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Monforte d'Alba, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

It was the 2nd dive of my GF after her OW course. She was a bit insecure with some things. The divemaster was patient and took his time explaining and repeating some things from the course. This was tremendously helpfull for her! The Tank and Shipwreck are impressive and the divemaster is very formiliar with the divesites, he even knows... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

I only did a dive and did not stay at the hotel, so I can't speak to that aspect of the business. As for the diving, they were roughly on time and the guide was good. The price per dive was great, JD 25. The downside was that the equipment all looked to have seen better days. Also, they took... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

If you end up in this hotel I hope you want to dive (otherwise, clearly do not come here) - but the diving is not that great - material is really old, tanks were all leaking, etc. - I do not have other points of comparison in Jordan but compared to my diving in Sharm el Sheikh, the dive was... More 

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Abdullah M, General Manager at Red Sea Dive Center, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from the Red Sea Dive Center Aqaba and thank you for choosing us to serve you. We were really disturbed upon knowing all the inconveniences that you encountered in the diving services you described to your posted review. Immediately we discussed all the points you raised to the entire management team and as a result we are... More 

Newport, MN
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

I only stayed here for one day. The room was plain, but I was only using it to sleep so that was fine. The bed I think was small and maybe not comfy, but I was so exhausted from my adventures that I could've slept on the floor and been fine. I recall the A/C not working great so I... More 

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Abdullah M, General Manager at Red Sea Dive Center, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from the Red Sea Dive Center Aqaba and thank you for choosing us to serve you. Regarding your comments about our hotel I would like to clear the following: - All our Rooms include the following facilities: TV, Satellite Channels, Air Conditioning, Heating, Shower, Toilet, Bathroom, Minibar, closet, Towels/Sheets. - Our Double bed size is 180cmx200cm and... More 

Lausanne, Switzerland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

The rooms are very simple. Even if you stay many days, there will be no room cleaning. There is not even shampoo provided. The food is very basic and pretty expensive. The hotel is far away from the centre (which is normal if you want to dive), but it doesn't offer many activities. The swimming pool is terribly cold. They... More 

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Abdullah M, General Manager at Red Sea Dive Center, responded to this review

Dear Celine, Greetings from the Red Sea Dive Center Aqaba and thank you for choosing us to serve you. We were really disturbed upon knowing all the inconveniences that you encountered in several areas of services you described to your posted review but I would like to clear the following: - Regarding no room cleaning I would like to assure... More 

Falkirk,scotland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

short drive from Aqaba centre but away from port and shipping freight line.. set back from main road up track near other dive centres. first impression was good, reception clean and bright and walking out into chalet area you are greeted with sun loungers and swimming pool. Room was big and clean. Hot water and wifi is free. breakfast was... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

We did not stay with Red Sea Dive Center, but stayed in the city and dived with Red Sea. I chose the dive shop based on their TA ratings and was not disappointed. A professionally run dive shop with an excellent crew we had a great time diving with them for three days. Omar was wonderful and he guided my... More 

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Valencia
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We chose this option to have everything in the same location: diving center, swimming pool, nearby the beach, restaurant, correct accomodation at very competitive rates. Moreover we very found very nice people in a very relaxing atmosphere. The staff was very helpful and hospitable. The diving baptism for the two young girls (8 and 10 years old) in the tank... More 

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