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Submariner Diving Center

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Address: Hama Street | Brgy Masagana, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 905 484 1764
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SUBMARINER DIVING CENTER is the first PADI 5 Star Dive Resort and PADI...

SUBMARINER DIVING CENTER is the first PADI 5 Star Dive Resort and PADI TecRec Resort in El Nido, Palawan Philippines, which is operated by the German Ronny Oliwka who is PADI MSDT and PADI Tec Deep Instructor. Submariner is also certified as AQUALUNG PARTNER CENTER who offers high standard in Diving and Education as well as diving gear branded by AQUALUNG and APEKS. Not only the Equipment considers a high standard. Also the Staff is highly qualified and we keep international standards. For us diving is Fun and Joy and that´s what we want to experience to our Guests. We are located directly in the middle of the Main Beach of El Nido. Just visit us and learn more about us and diving. Started in November 2012 Submariner is also offering Palawan Diving Safaris to Port Barton and to the World famous WW2 Wreck destination Coron with a 60ft. Liveaboard. After Diving we welcome you at the 1st floor in our Bar & Restaurant “Habibi Restaurant & Shisha Cafe” where you can hang out and enjoy great Food, Drinks and maybe a Shisha after your Dive or in the evening and chat with great People.

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Fantastic, Professional Instruction

My girlfriend and I got our open water certification here a few days ago. I could not speak more highly of this place-- absolutely fantastic experience. Our guide was Pot. He was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My girlfriend and I got our open water certification here a few days ago. I could not speak more highly of this place-- absolutely fantastic experience. Our guide was Pot. He was extremely professional, thorough, and joyful. Because of his great instruction, our dives and various water tests went well and our test was a breeze-- 98% and 96%-- and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My boyfriend and I went last May to El Nido and had our first diving experience with Submariner Diving Center. It was really an epic experience and we're very happy that we picked them to teach and accompany us. Our dive masters were excellent and very considerate most especially when I got seasick. We had 4 Open Water dives, 2... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic diving center! Nice and friendly people, greatly professional! We completed our PADI Open Water training with our instructor Samy, we did some fun dives and island hopping as well. We totally recommend this diving center for wonderful dives with great people!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I did the open water PADI diving course with Samy which was an amazing experience. I was quite nervous beforehand but he and the diving centre were very ensuring and professional and it wasn't scary at all, instead, it was so much fun! I had a great time with the staff and fish while learning how to dive and would... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an island hopping with Submariner, and it was an unforgettable experience. We enjoyed the time spent with every island and the food served are nice.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a great learning experience about diving from Submariner. Dive masters are well trained and knowledgeable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited El Nido at this time because of Low Season and there's not so many people so we can spend time on this beautiful island. Surprisingly, still many people. We went to this Dive Center because of a recommendation from a good friend of mine, as he said that its awesome diveshop with lots of professional instructor and divemaster.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Showed up in El Nido looking to get a few dives in for the week. The first dive shop I visited, I ran into the owner of Submariner Diving Center. He told me about a four day diving adventure up through Coron that was leaving the following morning. Freddy was a phenomenal Dive Master. I was often blown away by... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Best price out of all 5 operators I approached. All Aqualung equipment in good condition, though I was unlucky enough to get a regulator with a partially broken mouthpiece. Much better way to see El Nido than the tours. Catered lunch on board was tasty and plentiful, nothing exotic for those uncomfortable with really local food. Very safe and conservative... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff and dive masters are polite, friendly and ready to help. It was well organized and briefing was detail. Nice dives I would say

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