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Isla Bella Dive Center

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Reviewed July 17, 2019 via mobile

My friend and I booked a diving tour with Isla Bella Diving Center. She did a normal dive, and I had a discovery dive as I've never dived before this tour. Everything was well organised and we got lots of information before going. They all...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank matilden2018
Reviewed June 27, 2019

Harry is a very patient guide and always ensures the safety of the divers he guides during all the dives. Even though the water's visibility is not great with about 7m only, my friend and I still enjoy the dives there. Water temperature was cold...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank JennyTJL
Reviewed May 30, 2019

we went last summer (July 2018) with them. One instructor for 4. We had the owner. Explanation before diving was minimum even for beginners like us. Luckily enough we had good explanations 2 days ago by another diving center in Santa Cruz. After 10 minutes,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LosAventureros31
Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

Yesterday, I had two amazing dives at Tortuga Island. It was perfect: the weather was nice, the visibility was good and we saw a lot of animals such as giant manta rays, hammerhead sharks, white tip reef sharks, galapagos sharks, many different species of fish...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Zeping94
Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

The divespot is beautiful with lots of animals like manta rays, hammerheads and seaturtles. The equipment we had was as good as new and the guide was professional and safe.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank thiebaulto
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

Very chaotic divetour. They ended up taking a discoverydiver (never dove before) to 17 mtrs after few instructions by fellow divers on the boat. After 30 mins of diving they send him back to the surface without instructions/safetystop/guidance. Before that ruining the dive for the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank gijsbeesems
Reviewed August 4, 2016

Two boat dives off Island Tortuga end July16 with our family of five (ages 15 and up with mix of advanced and rescue qualifications) with Islabella Diving (not to be confused with the snorkeling operation across the road Isabela Diving). As suggested by some other...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Slugian
Reviewed July 13, 2016

We did 2 dives in isla tortuga. It's located like 15min away from the pier. Cons: -The equipment was bad. My BCD didn't have The strap to purge the air and my Regulator mouth piece was broken. So I dove keeping it on my mouth...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank arthalion
Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

Equipment is good, although wet suits can be better. But BCD, masks, fins and regulator are fine. Everybody even got safety 'diver below' inflatables in case of emergency. Briefing was very furrow. Divemaster gave attention to everyone. If one person ran out of air, he...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank VeraAms
Reviewed December 4, 2015

My Husband and I have done plenty of diving all over the world and have never experienced such a unsafe and disorganised dive centre. Equipment was broken, divers ran out of air after 20 mins (divers were left to resurface by themselves in this situation)....More

Date of experience: September 2015
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