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One of the best wreck in the world

I've dived many wrecks but this one makes it for the positions (on the beach), the history (1930... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
cristianogaribaldi
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Sydney, Australia
So huge. If u have a dive cert you would be a fool not to dive the Coolidge

Today I dived the Coolidge twice. First dive was nice and slow following a rope down from the beach... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
TheyCallMeMrT
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Toowoomba, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I've dived many wrecks but this one makes it for the positions (on the beach), the history (1930 built and WW2 relics), warm water (28-30deg) and size 200mt. Night dive with flashlight fish is out of this world. I have dived with Allan Power diving....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Today I dived the Coolidge twice. First dive was nice and slow following a rope down from the beach entry. Get to the front of the ship which is on its side. From there swim along the deck past the cargo bay 1 and the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TheyCallMeMrT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome diving with Coral Quays - one of the best and most accessible wreck dives in the world Must be protected and Heritage listed - pity the locals are still fishing around wreck Gaining knowledge of history of sinking is a MUST

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're a diver and in Santo it's a no brainer, did my dive with Alan Power Dive and so pleased I did, the gentle rope guided decent and ascent must be easier (less stressful physically) on the body, am an open water diver so...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

This is my third trip to Luganville to dive the Coolidge, first in 1988, second 2015 & currently spending 9 days diving on the wreck. First trip dived 5 days (9 dives)with Allan Power & had amazing experience that got me hooked on wreck diving,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

Not a advanced but just open water dive and was very hesitant to do this wreck dive. But found the dive easy and comfortable, visibility was good, no current but the thing that brought me the most comfort is that you can hold on to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank pioneertraveller
Reviewed December 10, 2018

We did 2 dives on the Coolidge, which is barely scratching the surface of this huge ship. The question I was faced with was which dive operator to use. after a lot of research, I went with Allan Power dive. Allan is a shore based...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

Excellent dive. Lives up to the reputation of being one of the best wreck dives in the world. Something for everyone: starting at 18m. My recommendation would be to use pacific dive. There office is located inside the Espiritu Resort. Scott and the team are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018

The dive crew are second to nun, they are a professional group who are the safest they can be. Tom and the boys are awesome.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

great diving you could spend a few days here or even a week. Flashlight fish and electric clams- unbelievable.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Vi D
October 19, 2018|
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Response from Martin L | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. You definitely need to be certified in open water. That usually limits you to a depth of 18m. So I would advise you to then do the advanced open water course that allows 30m dives Also make sure you are comfortable... More
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Response from Brendon L | Reviewed this property |
The weather is consistent yea round. June/July which is considered their winter, still has temps of 26c plus, the same can be said for the water. The humid months later in the year could be slightly uncomfortable if you're... More
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