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We went to the quay to take a look before a future dive. The flooded quarry is in the heart of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
HawaiiSeaDog
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Hawaii
My first dive

It was cold, the water was cold, but still a lot of fun. Good facilities, nice staff, I’m told a... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2018
Karol G
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the quay to take a look before a future dive. The flooded quarry is in the heart of the countryside and although we were not diving, it was a pleasure just to be there. There were several divers in action. Some were...More

1  Thank HawaiiSeaDog
Reviewed June 3, 2018

It was cold, the water was cold, but still a lot of fun. Good facilities, nice staff, I’m told a lot of interesting stuff underwater (was to focused on my own equipment to pay attention) ;)

Thank Karol G
Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

A good place for scuba diving but not great for under 13s my 12year old had a panic attack under the water because it was so murky

Thank Hattie L
Reviewed May 14, 2018

just had 2 days Rescue course there. water temp is 7 degr at 12m but visibility was ok. some "diver soup" in the most appealing sites caused by fins but hey... what can you do about it? really good people, professional and helpful... just don't...More

Thank flatoutovercrest
Reviewed October 26, 2017

Vobster Quay is an excellent SCUBA diving site which is suitable for all types of training thanks to the variety of depths available (max 34m) and the training platforms provided. There is also a training pool area sheltered from the main lake which is ideal...More

Thank Debbie R
Reviewed October 8, 2017

This is a really great inland diving site, lots of under water attractions and pretty clear water too! It has something for all levels and abilities and is well run. Handy onsite cafe and hot showers are a nice bonus.

Thank Londonmarshall
Reviewed August 20, 2017

Having learn to dive in Malaysia we visited Vobster Quay to try a UK dive. The staff we very friendly and gave us everything we needed. The atmosphere is lovely with other divers helping us out in the unfamiliar waters. This is a great place...More

Thank Liane D
Reviewed August 6, 2017

"Like a scrap yard underwater" - One of my students comments! As an instructor, this place in a good site for training, it has everything one needs for a variety of courses, from shallow platforms, to deeper areas and some wrecked items to explore. The...More

2  Thank Will P
Reviewed July 31, 2017

A good inland site for diving - Visibility is not always the best, but facilities and staff are just great. Enjoyed the Thursday Evening late opening, to get a couple of Dusk / Night dives done. Thanks to all the team

Thank Albia-Newton
Reviewed July 13, 2017

I've visited Vobster a fair number of times over the last four years to do scuba training (BSAC), most recently at the end of June. As always, the Vobster staff are friendly and helpful, ranging from serving food and drink to quickly finding you a...More

Thank DanicaDanica
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