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Address: Espiritu Santo Island, Luganville, Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu
Phone Number: 6787758082
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Awesome Dive

Very well preserved wreck with a great story. Much of what was on the ship went it went down is still there, best wreck i have ever dived by a country mile. Must do. I dived with... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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Courtenay, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We are not wreck-people unless there is marine life to be seen. We found the Coolidge wreck to be almost lifeless and it was also dark down there It was simply a big piece of steel on the sea bed. If you are into "penetration", this is a great wreck, but it sure didn't do it for us. Disappointed, especially... More 

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Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are into wreck diving, in Espiritu Santo, and looking for something to do, then I don't think you need to read this review to know you should be hitting this wreck! There are various dive operations to go with. Most are right in front of the wreck itself as the dive site is accessible from the beach. The... More 

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very well preserved wreck with a great story. Much of what was on the ship went it went down is still there, best wreck i have ever dived by a country mile. Must do. I dived with the guys from Coral Quays/Absolute Adventures, they are very professional and safety is a top of their list. Must see location and dive... More 

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Kyogle, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

Snorkelling here was fantastic, but is best on days with little wind, and at the lower end of the tide.

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Penrith, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016

My first and second overseas trips as a diver were to the President Coolidge in 2006 and 2007. I dived the Coolidge again in September 2016. A lot happens in 9 years - the prom deck is gone, the bridge has collapsed but this is still a very big wreck. We dived to "The Lady" on our first dive -... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Understand that safety is not as strict in Vanuatu and guides from all tour companies have no issues with taking you down to depths far deeper than you are qualified for. People fresh off their Open Water courses have been taken down to 70 m. Don't assume "they know what's safe" - a quick Google search shows that several people... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

I did 3 dives with Coral Quay with Tom as my guide. These guys were the only ones capable of meeting my high demands and expections of technical requirements and safety procedures.

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Solomon Islands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016

A huge wreck accessible from the shoreline. This dive is a must for any wreck rat or diver with a sense of adventure. Experienced divers for the deep penetrating dives is highly recommended, but there are a few dives available for newer divers so plenty for everybody. There are literally hundreds of different dives available but to see some of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

I have dived this location a few times now and it is one of the best. A trip to the lady is well worth it. As with all wreck diving know your limits and take advice from the dive operators.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

This is the ultimate in wreck dives. It's size is hard to believe. Every diver MUST dive the Coolidge at least once in their lives. Once you have done it once you will not be satisfied with one dive.

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