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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is the most expensive dive shop in San Andres and one of the oldest. Nevertheless, for the following reasons I would recommend you to absolutely avoid it They are lazy - There was only one instructor for the group (of 5-7 people). They had...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Gloria B, Director General at Banda Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

For BANDA DIVE SHOP, the comments of our clients are very important, because they help us to improve constantly. We have the support of the most recognized PADI Organization worldwide and we follow the international standards with Professional and Qualified personal, our main objective is...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in San Andres at night with no diving set up. Gloria responded in English to my frantic after-hours email inquiry about diving the next morning and got us on a boat with a very calm dive master who was able to herd his...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We did our first dive with Sebastian and it was really nice! Professional, beautiful landscapes under water, initiation directly in the sea at 1m and then up to 10m! A dream. Thank you all the team, by the way all very nice people! Greg et...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

Surely the best dive center in San Andres by far, excellent equipment and facilities, departures always in comfortable and safe boat from its own dock, very professional staff with bilingual instructors, seriousness in the service and they make you feel very safe with very good...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

I booked my certificate with Luis or "Lucho" he an amazing instructor. Very friendly and he made me feel safe. All the team was gentle showed me different places to diving. For sure I'll visit them again.More

Date of experience: September 2018
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BuceoBandaDiveShop, Director General at Banda Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2018
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Gracias por haber elegido BANDA DIVE SHOP para lograr tu certificado Open Water, esperamos una vez más poder atenderte y...More

Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Two wonderful dives with Sebastian, very nice and kompetent instructor. Beautiful spots where we saw a lot of fish, we even saw a stingray, nurse shark, lobsters etc. We would really recommend Banda, fully functionel equitment and really friendly crew. Thanks for a wonderful experience.

Date of experience: July 2018
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BuceoBandaDiveShop, Director General at Banda Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 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

Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

This was my first ever dive, Banda were amazing. The equipment, staff and safety was amazing. Instructors all speak English and couldn’t be more helpful. Thank you so much!

Date of experience: June 2018
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BuceoBandaDiveShop, Director General at Banda Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 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

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

Date of experience: March 2018
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BuceoBandaDiveShop, Director General at Banda Dive Shop, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2018
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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

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

Date of experience: February 2018
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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

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

Date of experience: February 2018
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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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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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