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Dive Academy

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Lahinch, Ireland
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About Dive Academy
We are proud PADI dive centre, which means we offer the full range of PADI scuba courses and Dive Trips thrive on quality service, safety and of course a lot of fun! The Dive Academy is the only one Dive Centre in Ireland to offer diving in an indoor Aquarium Tank. Our facility also include a 25m swimming pool, changing rooms with lockers, warm showers, steam room, sauna, jacuzzi, equipment and administration room.
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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Go scuba diving and discover beautiful underwater Ireland.Make your first dive with the PADI Discover Scuba Diving Experience in the Atlantic Ocean The scenery above the water is breath taking with a wide variety of marine life.
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from $146.56
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Experience the thrill of breathing underwater like a sea creature during a scuba lesson at the Dive Academy in Lahinch. Designed for first-time divers, the short course starts with the absolute basics. Lead by a certified PADI Instructor or Divemaster, you learn protocol recognized around the world. Get the sensation of diving in open water without the strong current inside a tank that mimics the ocean floor.
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from $95.82
Let us help you take the first step into a whole new world underwater! Our Discover Scuba Diving experience gives those new to diving the chance to try the sport in the warmth and safety of a swimming pool.
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from $39.46
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great first and second visit, in recent weeks. Great instructors and dive managers. Fantastic facility, as well. I plan to visit many more times.

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Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I will be there at the same time as the other one is the one I was looking for a few days and then I will send you the link when the kids are ya I know you are busy but I will you too...More

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Date of experience: August 2019
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diveacademy-lahinch, Front Office Manager at Dive Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your message, but I don't really understand what would you like to say. I hope everything is ok! Regards Ola

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decided to book the scuba diving lesson on impulse after we walked in off the street and saw their training tank. Perfect for beginners to experience scuba diving in a safe environment. The staff were very helpful and attentive throughout. My eldest daughter was a...More

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Date of experience: August 2019
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diveacademy-lahinch, Front Office Manager at Dive Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Brendan, Thank you very much for your great review. So nice to hear that everything was perfect. Hope to see you and your daughters back next summer holidays!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a family diving lesson in the pool and thoroughly enjoyed it. Meave and Simon were so good with the children and made it really special. Ola and Derek were super friendly. We are looking forward to our next lesson cannot recommend the Dive...More

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Date of experience: August 2019
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diveacademy-lahinch, Front Office Manager at Dive Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Erika, Thank you for your nice review. I will pass on your kind words to Maeve, Simon and Derek. Was a pleasure to meet and dive with you and your lovely family. See you next year! Ola

Reviewed August 10, 2019

Excellent with children and very friendly, my daughter loved the experience, highly recommend Lahinch Dive Academy.

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Date of experience: August 2019
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diveacademy-lahinch, Front Office Manager at Dive Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We so appreciate you taking a moment to write your own review! Thank you!

Reviewed August 6, 2019

Well equipped dive center with friendly and supportive staff. Good dive sites. Nature under water in Ireland is incredible!

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Date of experience: August 2019
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diveacademy-lahinch, Front Office Manager at Dive Academy, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2019

Hi Pascal, we really enjoyed having you and your family around. Your comment is much appreciated! We look forward to seeing you back in Ireland again. Dive Academy Team

Reviewed August 4, 2019

First time diving in salt water and the dive masters were extremely patient and helpful. The were new divers and experienced divers in our group and to my knowledge we all had a great time

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Date of experience: July 2019
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diveacademy-lahinch, Front Office Manager at Dive Academy, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2019

Hi, thank you for your review and for choosing Dive Academy. It is great to read you enjoyed your time with us!

Reviewed August 4, 2019

We had a lovely warm welcome as we arrived with our 2 boys, they were doing the aquarium dive to introduce them to diving. I have done alot of diving and know by the set up the guys run a professional operation here. They had...More

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Date of experience: August 2019
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diveacademy-lahinch, Front Office Manager at Dive Academy, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2019

Hi Dave, Thank you for your great review! Nice to hear that your boys had a fun discover dive experience in our Aquarium. Let this be the start of many future diving adventures:)

Reviewed July 31, 2019

Fantastic experience well worth a visit, Derek fantastic with kids. Will be back for more very soon.

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Date of experience: July 2019
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diveacademy-lahinch, Front Office Manager at Dive Academy, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2019

Thank for your nice review and kind words about your instructor Darek. It was a pleasure having you dive with us and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed July 29, 2019

I dived in the tank with two children and loved it. The staff are very friendly and professional and very safety conscious. Would highly recommend!

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Date of experience: July 2019
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diveacademy-lahinch, Front Office Manager at Dive Academy, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2019

Thank you for posting your great review, we look forward to welcoming and scuba diving with you and your family again!

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Hello Ruth, scuba camp takes 5 days from Monday to Friday. We are planing to organise Halloween Camp. Minimum age is 10. Best regards Ola
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