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Lumbadive Padi 5 Stars

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| Tyrrel Bay, Grenada
+1 473-443-8566
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LUMBADIVE PADI 5 STAR Resort, Carriacou Safe, professional and enjoyable diving with the most experience team, where & with whom you want to dive! Lumbadive opened since 2000, has become a meeting point in Tyrrel Bay, a hub of activity from where the diving starts, a friendly 'n welcoming place where you can feel at home. Service is in French and English but we also speak functional Spanish, Italian and German. Richard is a PADI Master Instructor, EFR and DAN Trainer who has over 1000 certified students at his count. Diane has over 20 years experience in diving and is a PADI MDST, EFR & DAN Instructor . LUMBADIVE PADI 5 STAR /GREEN AWARD, offers NITROX blend, is the largest dive center of the Grenadines. Monday to Saturday and on reservation on Sunday. Walk-in business is welcome. All equipment included in prices. Open hours are 08:30am to 05:00pm. You will find a Beuchat boutique, a classroom, a secure storage room for your gears between the dives, a repair and compressor room, hot water showers and a private jetty. At Lumbadive you'll get VIP service; we prepare, bring in the boat and to the dive center, rinse and hang your equipment with care as it is our own. You just have to relax and enjoy the marvelous underwater sceneries. No dive time limit; you dive as long as your air last. We will do the little extra you are looking for. Nothing is too much trouble to please you! We offer dive courses, excursions, snorkelling gears rental, private charters, repair services and underwater work. Private courses or class from Discover Scuba Diving to Pro including a variety of speciality courses like Sidemount, NITROX, UW Photography and Videography to name only these. Beginners sessions can be counted towards Open Water certification. Still being an insiders' secret, and off the beaten track, Carriacou offers unspoiled and uncrowded dive sites. Add Lumbadive team's dedication, experience and love for the Ocean and you'll get unforgettable dives, from spectacular full-adrenaline dives to long slow relaxed macro spotting dives. Over 35 dive sites for your pleasure.
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| Tyrrel Bay, Grenada
+1 473-443-8566
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Reviewed March 21, 2017

I had never dived before and I was a little nervous but more excited to have the opportunity to finally get to try diving. Initially, I signed up for the Discover Scuba session, which is an introduction, with a pool orientation and one dive. Richard...More

Thank burkiems
Management response:Responded April 4, 2017

Dear Tess, our new enthusiast diver, Thank you for this great review1. You were a so easy to teach student. You are confortable in water. Your husband has now a fantastic dive buddy. It was fun to have you around, your smile illuminated our days....More

Reviewed March 20, 2017

We returned to Carriacou, and greatly enjoyed meeting up with Richard and Diane again. We dove at a site called "Something Special," and it surely was. A relatively shallow dive (max 40 feet), so the colors were bright and beautiful. Lots of wildlife to see....More

Thank David C
Management response:Responded April 4, 2017

David & Gretchen It was a great pleasure to see you again. I am happy you again enjoyed your dive with us. Hope it wont be this long elapse time before we meet again Keep continuing exploring the underwater world, both of you are great...More

Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

Spent a full week diving with lumbadive and had a wonderful time. Small groups and everyone at the dive shop was great. Easy-going, friendly and always accommodating. Diane-thanks so much for arranging everything-our flight from Grenada to hotel to transfers everyday to the dive shop....More

Thank Darlene S
Management response:Responded March 7, 2017

Dear Darlene, Thank you for this review. It was so fun to have you around. Doing that little extra and go beyond customer expectations is our priority. Most of our customers arrive as guests and leave as friends and you are part of these. I...More

Reviewed March 1, 2017

With Lumba dive you get real individual attention - they mostly take small groups and will go with even one dive guest so you get 1 to 1 tuition included in the price. The sisters is a real open water dive location yet only 10...More

Thank AndyIntrepid
Management response:Responded March 4, 2017

Dear Andrew, Thank you so much for your second visit ans for this review. I couldn't do a better introduction to explain our business. :) We love the ocean and what Carriacou underwater sceneries have to offer so much that we are going out even...More

Reviewed February 28, 2017

I had the experience with two dives in Carriacaou. I am new to diving and was taken good care of. The dives where good, the equipment good, and the dive guides was professional and polite. My best diving experience so far.More

Thank tobias h
Management response:Responded March 1, 2017

Dear Tobia, Thank you for this review. I remember how nervous you were has you did your OW course in Trinidad few weeks before and did not received your certification card yet. We contacted the dive center you deal with and send them the missing...More

Reviewed February 28, 2017

Our second visit to dive with Lumabadive. A really friendly dive centre, who will bend over backwards to help you. We had a great laugh with them. They arranged lovely accommodation on the island for us, internal flights from Grenada, baggage transfers, airport transfers and...More

Thank NickRobinson68
Management response:Responded March 1, 2017

Dear Nick, Thank you so much for this incredible review and mostly for the extraordinary 2 weeks we pass together. No need for us to invest in publicity with a review like this. :) Your are a great ambassador!. It is important for us that...More

Reviewed February 8, 2017

Whether you are certified in scuba or just an avid snorkeler you should definitely check out Lumbadive in Tyrrell Bay. I was the only snorkeler in the group but still had a great time. Caught quite a few Lion fish, which they even let me...More

Thank jbillingsclark
Management response:Responded February 9, 2017

Dear John We are happy you enjoyed yourself in that Lionfish hunt. You are right, snorkelers, divers and swimmers are more then welcome to participate. We will never get rid of that invasive lionfish but if we keep controlling the number, we may be able...More

Reviewed February 2, 2017

I did my PADI Junior Open Water course with Richard. It was a great course and they took me to some really sweet dive sites. I was nervous to begin with but by the end of the week I couldn't wait to go diving again....More

Thank Laura C
Management response:Responded February 5, 2017

Thank you Laura to express yourself on TripAdvisor. We need more kids like you to experience, understand and protect the underwater environment to give a chance to futur generation to be able to enjoy the beauty Mother Nature is providing. We hope a lot of...More

Reviewed January 28, 2017

First of all, the actual dive was one of the most beautiful I've ever been on. More importantly, I had not dived in many years and I was pretty nervous about it. But Richard and Diane are two of the best instructors--kind, generous, supportive and...More

Thank RickRamsey
lumbadive2016, Owner at Lumbadive Padi 5 Stars, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2017

Rick Thank you for this great review. We were happy Jerry introduced you to us. It was a pleasure to bring you back in the water. It always fun to dive with Jerry and fun double with you. Giving tricks here and there and you...More

Reviewed January 20, 2017

Great harbour front dive shop in beautiful Tyrell Bay run by a very friendly group of primarily french-speaking hosts. Laugh a minute and two STUNNING dives (the sisters was a region highlight, not just the island).More

Thank WorkAndPlay2010
Management response:Responded January 22, 2017

Thank you for this lovely review. It is true that Sisters Rocks site is the most renowned of Carriacou and it deserve its accreditation. Gorgonians are tall, lots of fish, pelagics, corals soft and hard of many colors. Talking about the island, everyone will say...More

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Response from Lumbadive | Property representative |
Dear Kevin, Yes we do have more pictures to show you. Please send us an email with the enquiry page of our website and give us the date you are interested to come in order for us to validate availability. Regards... More