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About Kanawa Island Diving
Kanawa Island Diving is a PADI 5 Star divecentre located on the beautiful island of Kanawa on the edge of the Komodo Marine Park. The marine park is one of the most diverse marine eco systems on the planet and our centre offers daily trips into the park for diving, day/night diving on our amazing house reef and snorkelling, we also offer a full range of PADI courses from Discover Scuba to Divemaster. Because of our unique location and housereef straight off the beach Kanawa Island Diving is perfect for courses and certifies more divers than any other divecentre in the area. Group sizes are kept small for your safety, enjoyment and so you get the most from your course.
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Reviewed August 10, 2017

We visited Kanawa island and after taking picture and have some drink, we move to the diving and snorkling spot. The water was clear and the corals was beautiful. We saw many fishes.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Darnel-HDI
Reviewed September 15, 2015

A private boat to Kanawa island from Labuan Bajo costed 500,000 Rp (~£25). This island is beautiful, and of the deserted beach paradise ilk. We spent a day there snorkelling in beautiful, shallow coral and saw a baby white tip shark. The best way to...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Brewsker
Reviewed June 4, 2015

This is the best diving location we have been to so far - even though we have been to other areas in Indonesia, the Great Barrier Reef in Australia as well as Fiji. We did at Kanawa Diving our open water course, and the instructors...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank incamontreal
Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

From the information email I got from the resort contact person and the resort website there was still a dive center on the island: DIVING: We have a PADI-certified Dive Centre on the island. They should advertise people that there's no more dive center on the island......More

Date of experience: January 2015
3  Thank Bnjroos
KID1Komodo, Owner at Kanawa Island Diving, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2015

Hi We are all very sorry that Kanawa Island Diving is no longer in operation, we failed to reach a satisfactory agreement with the resort owners. This happened many months ago and was written on the company website to let our guests know. I have...More

Reviewed May 12, 2014

Pulau Kanawa is considered as one of South East Asia’s most idyllic islands, fully surrounded by spectacular reef with thousands of fish species, turtles, corals and reef sharks. We spent 4 nights at Kanawa Island and had 3 dives with “Kanawa Island Diving” at 2...More

Date of experience: January 2014
2  Thank Dr_Igor_1971
Reviewed April 24, 2014

diving for 4 days, just amazing dives, and the atmosphere on the boat, in the dive center is so relaxed, everyone in good mood, good spirit. thsi is a dive center with customers in the center and a staff taking care of you the dives...More

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank bjarne m
Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

I was 8 days on kanawa, mainly to dive. During these days I went to different dive sites by boat and also dived at the house reef. Some dive spots should only be visited when you feel comfortable and safe under water, so don't start...More

1  Thank lowopp
Reviewed April 8, 2014

Did my open water course and a couple other leisure dives here last year sept 2013. stayed for 5 days free in a bale bale. Ed and his team were incredibly professionally and I always felt safe for all my dives. Being a small dive...More

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank alesiakoh
Reviewed March 16, 2014

We had great diving with dedicated professional and friendly crew. The island is beautiful, the staff are all friendly and helpful. Food is great. The Chef goes out of his way to please all the guests. Our only problem was with the accommodation, as there...More

Date of experience: November 2013
1  Thank Mahnaz k
Reviewed March 5, 2014

Had a great time with Justine doing my Open Water course. Jus was especially great, she was so patient, supportive, well informed and not to mention fun! Definitely enjoyed diving there!! Also the house reef was amazing, saw lots of amazing fish!! I am glad...More

Date of experience: February 2014
1  Thank LGasserA
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