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Kalypso Dive Center & School

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fantastic overall experience

we came here to do our PADI Open Water Diving qualification, and were made to feel very welcome... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Oslo, Norway
nothing to complain

Great underwaterworld, great instructors and just really nice being in the beatiful bay. Also there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vaihingen an der Enz, Germany
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Kalypso Rock's Palace dive shop lies within the premises of Kalypso Cretan Village Resort & Spa hotel, close to the village of Plakias, on the south coast of Rethymnon prefecture in Crete. Next to the amazing Karavos beach, also known as "the...more
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| Kalypso Cretan Village Resort & Spa, Rethymnon, Crete 74060, Greece
+30 693 486 3484
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we came here to do our PADI Open Water Diving qualification, and were made to feel very welcome from the very start. A fantastic location, freindly and welcoming atmosphere, and professional and helpful instructors. Thanks guys :-) Nina & Jonathan

1  Thank jkennedy2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great underwaterworld, great instructors and just really nice being in the beatiful bay. Also there is an underwater foto service

1  Thank valeelargentino
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great day out and superb teaching. Safety is paramount and the delivery is both fun and professional. Panos and AJ both Great instructors. AJ gives you the best support in the water yet let’s you enjoy the dive according to your level of confidence. I...More

4  Thank Greg C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you didn't dare yet to try scuba diving, but you wish to, this is the perfect place to start. The site is beautiful, with turquoise waters, protected from currents and winds, and you don't need to go on a boat to have an amazing...More

5  Thank chenriques2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kalypso staff were all amazing, very helpful and friendly. My family booked a dive and my boys ages 10 and 13 loved it. Good one to one lesson and praises to Christo who patiently guided me until I felt relaxed as Im afraid of deep...More

1  Thank Gecus15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got our diver's certification with them. We dived for a week and had more than 10 dives. I would say we explored everything the place had to offer, and definitely plan to go back in a couple of years to have a look at...More

2  Thank Daniel K
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Today I dived with Kalypso diving center, I met up at the office near my hotel and I got drived directly to the Kalypso office. Im the beginning we needet to full out a form with information about ourselves. Then we got the equipment. Right...More

3  Thank Angelina O
Reviewed August 13, 2018

My wife and I used Kalypso during our honeymoon for seeing some of the amazing underwater world around South Crete. The place is perfect for scuba diving as there is so much underwater world, plants, and much more to see. During the introduction the organisers...More

2  Thank Muffingg
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

As certified divers we booked this after speaking to Dimitrius and Emma at our hotel poolside where they were offering pool scuba try outs. We booked for 2 dives and were collected on the morning of our dives by Jesper from Denmark. The road to...More

3  Thank rossmackay
Lesley J, Public Relations Manager at Kalypso Dive Center & School, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2018

Thank you for the great review. So good to hear from someone who appreciates all that we do.

Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

The guys attending our hotel pool and allowed us to try the equipment. My son adapted well and we were sold on a full day adventure with them. We were collected at 8am. Yes, it is a cramped little van, but it's a small centre,...More

2  Thank Alison L
Lesley J, Public Relations Manager at Kalypso Dive Center & School, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your Discover Scuba Diving day with us. Our main aim with novice divers is to make sure they feel 100% safe in the water and we obviously succeeded! If you are ever in Crete again, do please come back...More

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Can you please send me an email via our website?