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Manta Lodge & Scuba Centre

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Manta Lodge & Scuba centre is primarily and scuba diving centre. We dive 5 days a week & run snorkel trips on most Sundays. We have basic backpacker style accommodation with fan rooms and shared bathroom facilities. Our local diving sites are...more
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132 Dickson Way, Point Lookout, Redland City, North Stradbroke Island, Queensland 4183, Australia
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Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

We stayed at the lodge and also snorkelled for 2 days. Great snorkeling with lots to see! On the first day, as soon as we got into the water, someone spotted a Manta Ray. Also saw lots of Leopard sharks, even turtles, and bull rays....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank vivinex
Reviewed December 23, 2018 via mobile

1.Wrong key given for room. 2.Kitchen was riddled with cockroaches. 3.Scuba boat probably should have been cancelled due to wind, waves, visibility. 4.Missed first dive due to assisting amateur random buddied diver not able to adjust to depth as instructors were gone and was not...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for MantaFest. And it was another great experience. The facilities are clean and comfortable, the staff friendly and professional. The diving was, as always, safe, well-run and enjoyable.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GailM281
Reviewed October 27, 2018

We weren't sure what to expect about the diving here (we're from the US), but it was really wonderful. We dove the same dive site 3 out of 4 dives (by choice!) as it is a manta cleaning station and there were many manta rays...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jessica P
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Really helpful and friendly staff, great dives, great crew. Shark Alley was definitely a highlight, and there was plenty to see!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sam T
sian w, Reception/ Dive Instructor at Manta Lodge & Scuba Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Hi Sam, thanks for coming out with us, we are really glad you had a great time. We hope we get to see you again soon, especially now its coming into manta season

Reviewed July 11, 2018

On a visit from Melbourne we had a day trip out to Manta Lodge with my two teenage daughters for a day of diving. Whilst the weather wasn't that great, James and the team provided a great day out with two awesome dives, a lovely...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank David O
Reviewed April 15, 2018

I use Manta Lodge for my Stradbroke Island social dive trips and I always get great service from the team.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Scuba S
Jenna R, Front Office Manager at Manta Lodge & Scuba Centre, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2018

Hello Scuba S, Thank you for your review. We really appreciate feedback from our divers and guests. We are really lucky to have such a solid team of dive professionals and such epic diving at our fingertips! See you next time :)

Reviewed April 7, 2018

We dove with James and Nick, both were very helpful in getting us set up for the dives, the weather was quite bad so my wife and I both got seasick. James and Nick were fantastic in keeping the mood cheery in the bad weather...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Goonastick
Jenna R, Front Office Manager at Manta Lodge & Scuba Centre, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2018

Hello Goonastick, Thank you for your review. We really appreciate feedback from our divers and guests. We are really lucky to have such a solid team of dive professionals and such epic diving at our fingertips! The flip side to epic diving is often that...More

Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 6 (3 dads & 3 x 12 year old daughters) of varying levels of experience (for some it was a 1st fun dive following OW certification) - DM, James, boat skipper, Sam & instructor Nick - had a wide range...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Jenna R, Front Office Manager at Manta Lodge & Scuba Centre, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2018

Hello BrisbandTraveldoctor, Thank you for your review. We really appreciate feedback from our divers and guests. We are really lucky to have such a solid team of dive professionals, epic diving at our fingertips and of course; a beautiful island location! We look forward to...More

Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

We went on a ‘try before Dive experience’ and had a very, great time. This lead on to do an Open Water Dive Course. The Manta Lodge Staff were great! Fully professional and friendly humans. I would recommend them, to anyone; if you are healthy!...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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