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Diving Cruises Seychelles

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Angel Fish Bay Side, Mahe Island, Seychelles
+248 2 527 803
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Don't plan your flight until at least a week after they tell you your reservation confirmed!

We just booked a week on this dive boat. Very excited to get the cabin we wanted, paid our... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2018
woodinvilletravels
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We went to the Seychelles lat March (2018) and we have been very disapointed by the Galatea... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2018
Marc J
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A 30mt schooner with 7 air conditioned cabins on board can accommodate up to 12 passengers. Every single detail has being designed for your comfort on board. Special itinerary dedicated to divers. Galatea is available for day cruises, week cruises and private charters.
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  • Very good9%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Angel Fish Bay Side, Mahe Island, Seychelles
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Reviewed May 1, 2018

We just booked a week on this dive boat. Very excited to get the cabin we wanted, paid our deposit, was told it was confirmed. Then we booked our long-haul flights and the rest of the trip around this week. Four days later we got...More

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Sylvain M, Propriétaire at Diving Cruises Seychelles, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

Dear Woodinvilletravels. Thank you for your e-mail, however I think you've made a mistake as this never happened with us ans we never cancel a cruise one week before boarding unless we have a force majeure event (natural disaster etc..) You can contact us by...More

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Reviewed April 27, 2018

We went to the Seychelles lat March (2018) and we have been very disapointed by the Galatea administration team and its owner. the diving are good in the Seychelles but if I have to go back it will not be with them. We had major...More

Thank Marc J
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Sylvain M, Gérant at Diving Cruises Seychelles, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2018

Dear Marc J Thank you for your post on trip advisor. We are sorry to read that your experience onboard Ms Galatea was not good. That week, between two couples, you had 7 cabins at your disposal. Indeed, at the beginning of the cruise you...More

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Reviewed May 28, 2017

Where to start - Diving Cruises Seychelles gave me one of the best vacations I've probably ever had. From the very beginning, months ago, when I was emailing Romy in the front office about possibly doing this cruise, I've had nothing but prompt, helpful, professional...More

Thank Jill C
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Sylvain M, Responsable relations clients at Diving Cruises Seychelles, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2017

Hi Jill, Many thanks for choosing Galatea for your diving holidays in Seychelles. It was really nice for all the crew to spend this week with you and your friends onboard Galatea. All the crew and I are really glad that you've spent a good...More

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Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

Went for a week of scuba diving with my son. It was a great week with 17 dives. Seychelles corals are bleached. there are many fish and other creatures, but it is not the Maldives on the dive side. But the combination of the beach...More

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Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

Spent a week on the Galatea and had a wonderful time. Staff goes out of their way to take care of you and make sure you are having a good trip. The main reason I chose this boat was that you stop at several islands...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

We have rented the whole cruse for 10 people (1 non-fiver) as a diving group. Overall the cleanness of the ship is perfect, food is above expectations, chef Michella done great and the "mixologist" Mardy is always smiling and doing his best. All the crew...More

Thank Kerem T
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Sylvain M, Responsable relations clients at Diving Cruises Seychelles, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2017

Dear Kerem, All diving cruises team would like to thank you for your report. Thank you for all this compliment about our crew which, indeed, is always trying his best to satisfy our passengers. Apologize if you had a so bad experience about organisation in...More

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Reviewed April 21, 2017

It was our first live aboard experience as a family. Most of us had tears in their eyes when we disembarked...That says it all, I think. In more detail: the ship Galatea is wonderful. Very nice cabins provide all comfort needed, the outdoor areas of...More

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Reviewed April 8, 2017

Galatea is a lovely maintained motor vessel and is equipped to optionally wind sail. Guest cabins offer large space and wide beds, compared to other diving cruise vessels. The service on board was professional and very warm and personal of all crew members (Captian Tim,...More

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Reviewed April 5, 2017

It was very interesting experience in my diver's life. As a professional scuba-diving instructor I for the first time dived on Seychelles Islands. Underwater life here is very rich: a lot of fishes of different kinds, who are absolutely fearless and don't run away from...More

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Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

Galatea liveaboard is somewhat comfortable and food is quite good . However, if you want to see colourful corals you will be disappointed though no fault of Galatea. Please read quote below:- (Seychelles News Agency) - Bleaching of coral in the Seychelles archipelago has escalated...More

1  Thank Michael C
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Sylvain M, Gérant at Diving Cruises Seychelles, responded to this reviewResponded November 24, 2016

Dear Michael, We would like to thank you for your comment on trip advisor. We kindly inform you that trip advisor is a website where you can comment on hotel/ structure quality. We tried our best to let you enjoy you cruise in Seychelles. Diving...More

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evaWarsaw
June 7, 2017|
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Response from Sylvain M | Property representative |
Dear Ewa, Thank you for your message and your interest in Diving cruises. We will be pleased to welcoming you onboard, however, During Whole June and July, boat is on maintenance. Please find anyway answer to your... More
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