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1 Poseidon Avenue | Marina Court 44/46, Paphos 8042, Cyprus
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Great instructors good views

Really great people here. I did the try dive/ beginners dive. Took lots of time to explain... read more

Reviewed yesterday
simon r
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Fantastic DSD (discover scuba diving) experience

A very good and professional introduction to scuba diving. Picked up from hotel and taken to the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Cydive is the largest and longest running Dive Shop in Paphos, Cyprus. We are the First 5 * CDC and a National Geographic Teaching Centre. Cydive was founded in 1978 and is currently under the management of Mr Photos Socratous and his lovely wife Julie, who have now owned the dive centre for 13 years.Our scuba diving centre in Paphos, offers a wide variety of dives, lessons and packages including scuba diving for children using only fully qualified PADI instructors. Our customers can relax and enjoy their experience above and below the surface with the latest equipment. We visit over fifty dive sites throughout the year and at any one time we have twenty four unique sites in our fortnightly timetable. Our timetable features all year round, a dive at the Zenobia wreck - one of the top ten wreck dives worldwide. We also cater for those of you who wish to further your diving career with four IDC courses a year.Cydive has grown in size over the last 33 years, it is proud to maintain its reputation as professional, friendly and helpful. We cater for experienced and novice divers, the complete beginner, singles or groups and we welcome non-divers on all our dive trips (space permitting).
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  • Average5%
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  • Terrible3%
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1 Poseidon Avenue | Marina Court 44/46, Paphos 8042, Cyprus
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really great people here. I did the try dive/ beginners dive. Took lots of time to explain everything. Nothing was too much trouble. Equipment was first rate and the sea dive was beautiful. We saw turtles and octopus. They picked me up and dropped me...More

Thank simon r
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Photos S, Owner at Cydive, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello Simon, thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review! We are so glad that you had a great discover scuba diving experience with us, we hope to see you again in the future! Cydive team

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very good and professional introduction to scuba diving. Picked up from hotel and taken to the centre just back from the harbour. Short video takes you through the basics, followed up with a talk through with a dive professional. Kitted up and into the...More

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Photos S, Owner at Cydive, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello, thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review! We are so glad that you had a wonderful experience on your discover scuba diving program, we try as hard as possible to provide the best service we can and make...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last season I was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to work in one of the hotels in Paphos, I was already a keen open water diver and thought i would use my spare time to increase my qualification level little did i know that...More

Thank Soph P
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Photos S, Owner at Cydive, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello, thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review! We are so glad that you had a positive experience on all of your programs, we try as hard as possible to provide the best service we can and make sure...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Where to start. Cydive in Paphos is amazing. We were staying in the Avanti Village when I noticed a few people buzzing around a woman in the pool with scuba diving equipment. My son Dan loves swimming and I thought this might interest him. We...More

1  Thank Kelly C
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Photos S, Owner at Cydive, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello, thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review! We are so glad that Dan had a wonderful experience and was able to achieve his Scuba Diver qualification all stemming from a try dive in the swimming pool, we try...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I first qualified with Cydive back in 2002, and today we took our youngest along to do a Bubblemaker! They picked us up from our villa, and made us feel so welcome! One of the instructors today was there all those years...More

Thank Katie D
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Photos S, Owner at Cydive, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello Katie, thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review! We are so glad that your youngest had a wonderful experience on our bubble maker program, we try as hard as possible to provide the best service we can and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose Cydive because it is an instructor development dive centre and we were looking for a high quality centre for our dives on Cyprus. We have quite a number of dives in our log books (over 250 combined), have experienced the good and bad...More

Thank MattMW
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Photos S, Owner at Cydive, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Matt, thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review! We are so glad that you and your wife had a great experience diving with us on your honeymoon, we try as hard as possible to provide the best service...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my three friends came to Cydive and the staff were very friendly and helpful and made us feel comfortable in the water. Would highly recommend to anyone.More

Thank Joshua I
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Photos S, Owner at Cydive, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello Josh , thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review! We are so glad that you had a good experience on our discover scuba diving program, we try as hard as possible to provide the best service we can...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cydive boasts a wide variety of diving excursions, courses and shore dives. Very approachable staff. Well organized, lots of emphasis on safety. Good and reliable equipment. Excursion to Zenobia wreck was far but well planned. I would recommend this divebase to anyone who wants to...More

Thank Centaury
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Photos S, Owner at Cydive, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello, thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review! We are so glad that you had a wonderful experience on our Zenobia day trip, we try as hard as possible to provide the best service we can and make sure...More

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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Just enjoyed a fantastic refresher dive with Chris. I haven’t dived for over 12 months and Chris was extremely informative and helpful in ensuring I was confident before our dive. He explained clearly where we would be going and what we were likely to see....More

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Photos S, Owner at Cydive, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello, thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review! We are so glad that you had a positive experience on your refresher dive, we try as hard as possible to provide the best service we can and make sure that...More

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Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

On a recent trip to Paphos I went diving with Cydive. They have an excellent well appointed dive centre with very friendly staff and knowledgeable staff. No dive gear is needed as all is for hire and all is new or nearly. They have both...More

Thank adrian b
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Photos S, Owner at Cydive, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello Adrian , thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review! We are so glad that you had a excellent experience on our dives, we try as hard as possible to provide the best service we can and make sure...More

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