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West Side Scuba Centre

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Great Diving and Great Dive Shop!

I booked a trip to Barbados after finding a great deal. I had heard the diving was “just ok”, but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GalScuba
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Crestview, Florida
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Friendly and expert team

We did five dives with these guys and my son did his PADI OW Course. Nothing was too much trouble... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ian S
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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West Side Scuba Centre established in 1993 is situated by the Boatyard complex. Located close to some of the most beautiful reefs on the South and West Coast of Barbados, this makes for ideal diving and exciting adventures. With high safety...more
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Hastings Main Road | Boatyard complex, Bridgetown, Barbados
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked a trip to Barbados after finding a great deal. I had heard the diving was “just ok”, but boy was that wrong! I had four days of excellent diving with West Side Scuba Centre. From my first contact, Peter quickly answered all of...More

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WestCentre, Owner at West Side Scuba Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for those lovely words and hope we see you back again. And a big thanks form all the crew.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did five dives with these guys and my son did his PADI OW Course. Nothing was too much trouble for their friendly staff and Divemasters, who even swapped over our tanks between dives, and made sure all our own kit (regs etc) were cleaned,...More

Thank Ian S
WestCentre, Owner at West Side Scuba Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for choosing us and glad to see we made your diving great with us and thanks from all the crew. And also keep blowing bubbles.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the start we felt at ease diving for the first time diving abroad once completing a PADI Open Water Course in the UK. Peter and Peter and the office people were very efficient and made sure we enjoyed our laid-back reef drift-dive and Carlisle...More

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WestCentre, Owner at West Side Scuba Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for choosing us and we hope to see you soon again.

Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

This was a great group to dive with.. my son and I along with my daughter who was diving for her first time enjoyed every minute. Peter was able to point out a large turtle in addition to a stingray! It was a great day!...More

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WestCentre, Owner at West Side Scuba Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for choosing us and we hope to see you soon again.

Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

West side scuba made us both feel very comfortable for our beginners discovery dive. Roy was our guide for the dive and he could not have been more accommodating and patient! We were both made to feel at ease before we went out to dive...More

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WestCentre, Owner at West Side Scuba Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for choosing us and hope we see you soon again in Barbados.

Reviewed August 3, 2018

My wife and I, who are experienced divers, did 6 dives each with West Side and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The service was great prior to arriving on the island and on the dive days themselves, dive guides were very helpful and knowledgable and the...More

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WestCentre, Owner at West Side Scuba Centre, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Thanks for choosing us and you have a very good diver as a buddy now Mum and Dad. Hope to see you all soon.

Reviewed August 2, 2018

Had a terrific dive with my two sons, service was excellent, staff was professional and polite. Saw a huge stingray and got to rub a huge eel on the wrecks.

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WestCentre, Owner at West Side Scuba Centre, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Thank you guys and i am glad that you all enjoyed diving with us and hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Decided to go for a last minute dive, and luckily I was the only person there so it was just Peter (the owner) and I diving. We went out to Carlisle bay and Vivek the various wreaks there. Peter couldn’t have been nicer and I...More

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WestCentre, Owner at West Side Scuba Centre, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

Thanks for that bro, it was great to have you and your wife. Hope we see you soon and if you go by the BUS STOP ask for Danny. Cheers,

Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

We've just returned from another great dive weekend with Peter & his crew at West Side Scuba. As usual everything went very smooth. Safety and fun seems to be a priority. Looking forward to our next visit already!

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Reviewed June 2, 2018

Because it was off season there was just Peter (the dive master) and one other diver on this trip. We arranged it through the hotel. The pickup was a bit chaotic (originally scheduled for pickup by car), but when it worked out that we were...More

Thank Mike Z
WestCentre, Owner at West Side Scuba Centre, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2018

Mike, Thanks for that it was great to have you both and hope we will see you again. All the best.

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dean3376
October 18, 2017|
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Response from WestCentre | Property representative |
Hi, What you do is watch a short DVD that shows you what you are going to learn in the sea/pool and then we go to the confined area and do a lesson of 20 to 30 minutes and once you complete the skills we go to a marine park... More
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sandysh1
May 10, 2017|
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Hello, This is not a problem. Could you send me you questions. Could you go to my website and send me and e mail. Thanks,
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Linda S
April 29, 2017|
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Hello Linda, Thanks for the e mail. We can look after your group of divers. Can you e mail me so i can send you some attachments and all info do do this booking. Thanks,
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