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Golden Frog Scuba

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Portobelo, Panama
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About Golden Frog Scuba
Golden Frog Scuba is an independently owned dive operation offering certification training in Open Water, Advanced Open Water and Rescue, as well as other specialties, provided by a PADI and SDI certified Master Scuba Diver Trainer. Not only do we offer certification and dive excursions in the Portobelo area and beyond, we provide activities for non-divers as well such as snorkel/beach trips and contacts to hiking, beach kayak/mangrove kayak tours and horseback riding. Our facility is currently operating from the beautiful location of El Bongo Hotelito Boutique, which offers 10 rooms and an onsite restaurant. We can also provide information on area vacation rental homes if you prefer "the comforts of your own home".
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Shirley C wrote a review May 2020
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Golden Frog Scuba was great, from start to finish! It was easy to book our dives and Rey worked with us to accommodate our schedule. He's an excellent instructor - very knowledgable, relaxed, and professional. We had a group of 5 divers with experience ranging from just getting
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Date of experience: December 2019
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ScubaMikeK wrote a review Jan 2020
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Rey communicated well previous to our trip. Rey took 3 divers and 3 snorkelers out for a3 dive trip. The snorkelers were dropped at the beach by Drake's island, given gear and us divers went off to Drake's island to dive. The reef was in good shape with a decent amount of fish.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Dream764099 wrote a review Dec 2019
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Owner of Golden Frog, Rey, is professional yet fun. It has been a while since I went diving and Rey made sure I was ready to go and comfortable. Previously, I have been to the Red Sea and the Med but, this was the best dive I have experienced. I plan to return with my whole
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Shawn W wrote a review Dec 2019
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I have been on dives throughout the world, from the arctic to Aqaba and Golden Frog is among the top dive groups I have worked with. From the beginning, it was easy to schedule and the Golden Frog team worked with us to easily find transportation from Panama City and lodging.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Joseph M wrote a review Dec 2019
Kansas City, Missouri5 contributions
Spent a weekend getting my PADI Advanced Open Water certification with Rey. He's a great instructor - relaxed, professional, and very competent, which creates a good environment to learn new skills. Stayed at the 'el bongo boutique hotel' which is where he has his shop as well.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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