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Cartagena Divers

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Calle del Jardin 39 - 190 | Barrio San Diego, Cartagena, Colombia
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TOTAL LOVE from a seriously judgemental and anxious (albeit experienced) traveler

I would recommend this company 100% to anyone interested or even considering scuba and water... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MadiBuenosAires
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Outstanding diving. Super friendly and profesional

Great experience. They are very profesional and extremely rigourus with safety. New equipment and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mrencinales
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Miami, Florida
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Dive center Padi
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great diving” (5 reviews)
“dive centre” (2 reviews)
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Calle del Jardin 39 - 190 | Barrio San Diego, Cartagena, Colombia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would recommend this company 100% to anyone interested or even considering scuba and water sports. I never even considered scuba diving because I was afraid but Daniel made me feel completely at ease and I had an excellent first time experience. It was so...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great experience. They are very profesional and extremely rigourus with safety. New equipment and suits. Great boat experienced capitan. Alberto and daniel were awsome . Very patient specially with my 13 year old daughter. Daniel was fully dedicated to her. Alberto took amazing pictures ....More

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Reviewed February 12, 2018

We did just one morning, 2 dives with them to a site called Baru. They were very pontual, attentive, professional and friendly. It was my wife first dive and she felt absolutely safe all the time.

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Reviewed January 28, 2018

compliments for the very kind and professional attention of instructor Adriana from the dive center at Hotel Punta Faro. She went the extra mile to make the first dive experience of my family an extremely memorable one! Well done!

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Alberto L, Propietario at Cartagena Divers, responded to this reviewResponded January 30, 2018
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Muchas gracias se lo haremos saber a Adriana saludos

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Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

Top notch PADI operation. Alberto, Isa and staff are very knowledgeable, helpful and responsible. My wife and I completed 10 dives and had a lot of fun. We have dove in many places around the world and we strongly recommend Cartagena Divers for training or...More

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Alberto L, Propietario at Cartagena Divers, responded to this reviewResponded January 30, 2018
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Muchas gracias siempre serán bienvenidos saludos

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Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

Overall a fine dive centre. Most of the equipment was new or was very good shape, only the fins were a disaster, they are so small (the blade) and flexible that they almost did not have power to kick. The water was overall very calm...More

1  Thank Jasmijn N
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Alberto L, Propietario at Cartagena Divers, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018
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mil gracias por visitarnos tendremos en cuenta lo de las aletas saludos...

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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

I decided to do my Openwater PADI at Cartagena Divers after reading a few excellent recommendations. So do I write one now after I got certificated. First of all: I felt really welcomed when I went to the shop to ask for their offers. The...More

Thank Andrina C
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Alberto L, Propietario at Cartagena Divers, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2017
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Muchas gracias por confiar en nosotros esperamos verte nuevamente saludos Staff Cartagena Divers

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Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

Perfectly located dive centre in the old town, with reasonably priced dives, professional operation, slick transfer from shop to boat & didn't have to lift a finger with kit either! Lazy for us but a pleasure to dive with & great snacks on the boat...More

Thank Simon F
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CartagenaDivers, Propietario at Cartagena Divers, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2017
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Gracias saludos

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Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

We spent few days around in Torre Pacheco and we visited Cartagena, which is very nice and authentic compared to Murcia ... if you have to choose please take a look this town ... it will be a short and good walk-around !

Thank Alexandre V
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Reviewed August 7, 2017

Pros: Really friendly, helpful and bi lingual staff, super efficient transfer to the dock where we didn't have to lift a finger loading gear, well maintained boat with buoyancy aids issued and a confidence inspiring captain, well maintained dive equipment with no issues, dive masters...More

Thank Mike T
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CartagenaDivers, Propietario at Cartagena Divers, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2017

Thank you very much for trusting us Until another chance

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beach_lovers
April 21, 2018|
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Do not worry, all the instructors speak English.
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Vito-Badru
December 25, 2017|
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Response from CartagenaDivers | Property representative |
Hello, Thanks for contacting us. Then we will send you the information about the course: Open Water Diver Includes: diving equipment, 4 dives in different sites, boat transportation, book, theory class, 1 exercise session... More
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Scott L
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Response from Ben G | Reviewed this property |
Hello Scott L., I am very sorry to answer now but I am traveling through south america. I posted this comment because I stay there 3 month 7 month ago. I don't work there anymore, it was just to pass my divemaster. Hope you... More
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