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Banda Dive Shop

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Hotel Lord Pierre L-104, San Andres, San Andres Island 13130, Colombia
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They even celebrate my brithday

I booked the certified tour on my Bday. They even took the time to sang to me and celebrate with a... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2018
camilo o
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Medellin
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Responsive and Helpful

I wrote an email in English to Banda, and they responded to me in 24 hours with all I needed to... read more

Reviewed March 8, 2018
etbtravelphotography
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Denver, Colorado
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Hotel Lord Pierre L-104, San Andres, San Andres Island 13130, Colombia
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

I booked the certified tour on my Bday. They even took the time to sang to me and celebrate with a little cake. The tour was incredible. Two awesome spots. The guide was very friendly and gave me personally several tips I didn't know. I...More

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BuceoBandaDiveShop, Director General at Banda Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
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En nombre de nuestro centro de buceo BANDA DIVE SHOP, queremos darle los más sinceros agradecimientos por preferirnos y depositar...More

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Reviewed March 8, 2018

I wrote an email in English to Banda, and they responded to me in 24 hours with all I needed to know. 2 tank boat dives every morning with a surface interval on the boat with a small snack. The crew spoke three languages and...More

Thank etbtravelphotography
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BuceoBandaDiveShop, Director General at Banda Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

For BANDA DIVE SHOP, the opinion of our clients is very important, we thank you once again for choosing us. We will take into account your opinion to improve our services more and more. (Excuse my bad English). Staff BANDA DIVE SHOP

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Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

Two of us did our open water diver course here with Misael as our instructor. He is a very good instructor who was very patient with us and we felt very safe while learning with him. We also choose to do two extra dives with...More

Thank Victor-Poonam
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BuceoBandaDiveShop, Director General at Banda Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

On behalf of our diving center BANDA DIVE SHOP, we would like to thank you sincerely for preferring us and placing your trust in us. We also want to invite family and friends to come and enjoy our services, as we will always be willing...More

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Reviewed January 29, 2018

During my Open Water Certification course I received the best, most professional service of any dive shop I worked with so far. Their facilities are very good and service is professional and competent to a high degree. I highly recommend Banda Dive Shop and will...More

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BuceoBandaDiveShop, Director General at Banda Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2018

On behalf of our diving center BANDA DIVE SHOP, we would like to thank you sincerely for preferring us and placing your trust in us. We also want to invite family and friends to come and enjoy our services, as we will always be willing...More

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Reviewed January 24, 2018

I did a double immersion with Banda and went back the next day with my son who wanted to do the scuba experience. Both times I found the equipment to be in good order and the staff very courteous, professional and knowledgeable. They leave from...More

Thank MatthiasJ
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BuceoBandaDiveShop, Director General at Banda Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2018

On behalf of our diving center BANDA DIVE SHOP, we would like to thank you sincerely for preferring us and placing your trust in us. We also want to invite family and friends to come and enjoy our services, as we will always be willing...More

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Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

We worked and achieved our first PADI certifications with Misael as an instructor. We received a lot of help and support from him as well as Gloria and the rest of the awesome Banda team. Though the weather conditions were no-go for a few days...More

Thank motoalex
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BuceoBandaDiveShop, Director General at Banda Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2018

On behalf of our diving center BANDA DIVE SHOP, we would like to thank you sincerely for preferring us and placing your trust in us. We also want to invite family and friends to come and enjoy our services, as we will always be willing...More

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Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I intended to dive with this shop for 3 days but the weather prohibited the 3D day. The staff and the divemasters, esp Andres FELIPE, were very helpful, making small adjustments to my gear and ensuring a fun, safe dive. The dive...More

Thank LauraG1953
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BuceoBandaDiveShop, Director General at Banda Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2018

On behalf of our diving center BANDA DIVE SHOP, we would like to thank you sincerely for preferring us and placing your trust in us. We also want to invite family and friends to come and enjoy our services, as we will always be willing...More

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Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

We are a group of fuor Italian friends. We was there in October and we had the desire of a first DIVING EXPERIENCE. Was great!! The team was very professional and the lady who greeted us was SUPER NICE and SUPER FUN. Absolutely recommended!More

Thank Vincenzo904
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BuceoBandaDiveShop, Director General at Banda Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2017

On behalf of our diving center BANDA DIVE SHOP, we would like to thank you sincerely for preferring us and placing your trust in us. We also want to invite family and friends to come and enjoy our services, as we will always be willing...More

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Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Great experience diving with Banda Dive Shop. The staff was very friendly and experienced. All equipment in new and everything functioning as expected. We had chance to dive in 6 different points, all of them with good visibility and and great thing to see. Strongly...More

Thank David C
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BuceoBandaDiveShop, Director General at Banda Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2017

On behalf of our diving center BANDA DIVE SHOP, we would like to thank you sincerely for preferring us and placing your trust in us. We also want to invite family and friends to come and enjoy our services, as we will always be willing...More

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Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

I arrived at San Andrès on Sunday hoping to book the Padi open water course starting Monday. Luckily, Banda Diving was open (athough they told me it was by chance) unlike all the other companies. I didnt look back once. Banda Diving are a well...More

Thank Scotty L
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BuceoBandaDiveShop, Director General at Banda Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2017

On behalf of our diving center BANDA DIVE SHOP, we would like to thank you sincerely for preferring us and placing your trust in us. We also want to invite family and friends to come and enjoy our services, as we will always be willing...More

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Natalia L
April 13, 2015|
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Response from BuceoBandaDiveShop | Property representative |
Hola Natalia, gracias por estar en contacto con nosotros, con gusto le ofrecemos el curso Scuba Diver en tan solo tres dias (sin contar el dia que viaja) cuesta $650mil pesos, con un dia mas puede hacer el curso Open Water... More
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