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Sea-Urchin Diving Center

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Royal Road, Ibis Court, Flic En Flac, Mauritius
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All reviews dive shop diving center great dive no nonsense dive spots open water these guys felt safe our honeymoon instructor equipment linda team fishes boat giovanni kit
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We hired the car for the day and headed to the Black River Gorge National Park, on our way back we passed through Fliq & Flaq , and stopped for lunch by the public beach. We popped in here & had a lovely unexpected curry...More

Thank Rick J
Katharina_Sea, Manager at Sea-Urchin Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Rick, thanks for your very nice feedback, but unfortunately we don't serve lunch in our DIVING CENTER ;-)

Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

The staff is very friendly and well organised. The dive sites are reachable within a few minutes. A difference to other dive schools on mauritius the have a ladder the enter the boat without giving the bcd from the water to the skipper. Makes it...More

Thank Bjoern F
Reviewed May 13, 2018

I went to Sea-Urchin Diving Center with limited experience, open water certificate and only did 4 dives. I was quite nervous as it was the first time after my open water, however I felt really put at ease by Linda (guide/instructor). She has made me...More

2  Thank Amber V
Katharina_Sea, Geschäftsführer at Sea-Urchin Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

Hi Amber, thanks for your review. We are glad to hear you felt safe with us and enjoyed your dives.

Reviewed March 3, 2018

Professional dc with good value for money. The equipment seems rather old though. Our friendly dive guide was a young german guy who did an excellent job. The first time we got a proper dive briefing in Mauritius and our unevenly skilled dive group was...More

Thank julianadamkrueger
Katharina_Sea, Geschäftsführer at Sea-Urchin Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

Thanks for the kind feedback. Even though the "young German guy" is above 40 and Danish ;-) But he was very happy about your review.

Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

I did my deep diver course with these guys. Lucy was my instructor. She was excellent. The whole set up was friendly with good kit. I felt safe and well looked after. No unnecessary risk. A no nonsense approach to diving which I think is...More

Thank Sarah T
Katharina D, Inhaber at Sea-Urchin Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2018

Hi Sarah, thanks a lot for your nice feedback

Reviewed January 12, 2018

They organise their trips a bit weird or it is weird only to me. I booked 2 dives. I had 1 dive in the morning, prepared all equipments at the centre. Went diving then needed to leave the boat after the 1st dive and go...More

Thank balintagnes
Katharina D, Inhaber at Sea-Urchin Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2018

Hi Amanda, Thank you for taking the time to review Sea Urchin Diving. People come to us from all over the world, having dived in many different dive locations, and so have had different experiences of the way dive trips are organised. As any diver...More

Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and I came to Mauritius for our honeymoon and wanted to learn to Dive! The Sea Urchin diving centre was very busy but really did a great job to fit in with our timetable! Rene was our instructor and he was fantastic! Both...More

Thank Sarah S
Katharina D, Inhaber at Sea-Urchin Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2018

Hi Sarah and Mac, thank you for your review. Congratulations on your Open Water License, and welcome to the wonders of the underwater world! Rene is a really fantastic Instructor, and people only have great things to say about him. He takes the time to...More

Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

Just made a 2 dives stop there, renting all gear. This is a relatively small dive shop that seems to be well run. Clear information, on time departure, etc. Their equipment is definitely a bit tired but still ok. Information on spots was sort of...More

Thank JMGeneva
Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

Hi, I have to say this the very first negative review I write. I followed a beginner's course along with two English-Speaking people. Since our instructor did not speak English (only French), I had to translate everything for the two other guests. I wasn't too...More

Thank mariannebellefleur
Katharina D, Inhaber at Sea-Urchin Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2018

Hi Marianne, I’m sorry that you felt that you had to leave such a negative review, but let me explain a little more about what happened as I don’t feel that what you have said is a fair representation of Sea Urchin Dive School. I...More

Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our experience with Sea Urchin Diving Centre. They were responsive to our email requests, the dives were good value and the diving centre staff were all very friendly. "The Aquarium" dive site was probably the best of the three dives that we...More

Thank Shaun C
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