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Maison Abbaka Plage de NGor, Dakar, Senegal
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Reviewed February 1, 2019

Refresher course + fun dive Jan 2019. Well equipped dive center with experienced and knowledgeable staff. Felt completely safe with the team and their gear. The team speak both French and English, communication was easy. First time diving in the Atlantic and I would recommend...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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NautilusPlongeeDakar, Propriétaire at Nautilus Diving, responded to this reviewResponded February 11, 2019

Thanks Olivia for your comment ! It was a pleasure to dive together during your stay and have you discover the Atlantic Ocean ! We hope to see you again soon underwater with us !

Reviewed January 29, 2019

Being a local, I consider Nautilus Diving Center as the best, most professional and safer diving club in Dakar; I have been diving with them since 2005, and even more regularly since Philippe (French) and Hilda (half- American, half French bilingual lady) took over the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

We spent three days with 5 dives at Nautilus and it was a wonderful experience. We enjoyed the well organized centre with a very helpful team. Everything could be planned ahead with Hilda who is a perfect organizer of her centre :)

Date of experience: December 2018
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NautilusPlongeeDakar, Propriétaire at Nautilus Diving, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2019

Thank you very much ! It was a pleasure to dive with both of you during your stay in Dakar. I hope you enjoyed your vacation in Senegal ! Looking forward to see you both underwater again :-)

Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

Had a great time diving at Nautilus Dakar! The place was a little tricky to find but some locals pointed me to the right direction. The equipment is good and Hilda is a great guide and speaks fluent english and french. I never felt unsafe...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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NautilusPlongeeDakar, Propriétaire at Nautilus Diving, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2018

Dear Martin, Thanks a lot for diving with us last week. It was great to have you on our boat. We hope to see you soon underwater in Dakar with us !

Reviewed November 22, 2018

We just returned from scuba diving with Nautilus Diving and highly recommend their operation. Divemasters are conscientious and helpful. Entire staff is professional and go out of their way for you. Hilde goes the extra mile to ensure a safe and positive experience. Equipment is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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NautilusPlongeeDakar, Propriétaire at Nautilus Diving, responded to this reviewResponded November 25, 2018

Dear Sheila, It was a real pleasure to dive with both of you last week in Senegal. We really enjoyed have you on the boat with us. We hope you learned with us and had a good time ! Looking forward to see you another...More

Reviewed October 14, 2018

Amazing dive experience - I went to Dakar for a month of work, thinking I would dive once or twice each weekend. Instead, did 27 dives (including after work and at night), and completed my Rescue Diver certification. Hilda and Philippe have a fantastic, friendly,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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NautilusPlongeeDakar, Propriétaire at Nautilus Diving, responded to this reviewResponded November 25, 2018

Thanks Pam for this great review ! We loved having you diving with us. You are now a better diver then you were before you arrived, you really wanted to learn at every dive. You did a great job underwater ! Congratulations !! Next step...More

Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

I was staying with my cousin in Dakar and decided to do my open water. I had never dived before and doing it with Nautilus was such a great experience. The instructors were lovely, very good at explaining and teaching. I felt completely safe and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Cruiser794075, Gérant at Nautilus Diving, responded to this reviewResponded September 29, 2018

We spent a very nice week together and you were a very good openwater diver student. Serious and smiling at the same time ! We are very happy that you like you first level of diving with us and hope you'll continue diving in the...More

Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Spend 3 days with the Club on vacation. My partner finished his PADI OW while as a DM, I either accompanied him or went on more challenging dives. Really friendly and professional staff with well maintained equipment. Staff is also bilingual and offers a wide...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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NautilusPlongeeDakar, Owner at Nautilus Diving, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Thanks Marie ! It was a real pleasure meeting both of you and diving together during your trip to Dakar. Your partner did very good to complete his OWD with us. We hope to dive again soon together !

Reviewed June 15, 2018

Wow! This was my best diving experience so far! My sister and I did our Advanced Diving Course with them and it was incredible! The team is amazing, thanks again to Kevin, Hilda, Philip, Loic and Fred! Everything was just perfect, the teachers, the equipment...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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NautilusPlongeeDakar, Owner at Nautilus Diving, responded to this reviewResponded June 17, 2018

Thanks Flo for this nice review ! It was a pleasure to dive with both of you together, you did a really good job with your Advanced course ! I hope you'll continue diving and will be very happy to see you again soon in...More

Reviewed May 25, 2018

I had a wonderful experience of two days of diving with the great team at Nautilus. I was heading to Dakar on business and hoped to do my final open water training dives there. I wrote online to Nautilus and they responded immediately, in a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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NautilusPlongeeDakar, Owner at Nautilus Diving, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2018

Thanks a lot for your kind review. It was very nice diving together and meeting you during your trip to Dakar. You were a good openwater student who listened a lot to what we had to say and fast learned ! A real pleasure. I...More

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