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Paradise Dive Shop

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Diagonal Hotel Decameron 103, San Andres, San Andres Island 880001, Colombia
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Worst dive shop ever.

Very unprofessional, disorganized dive shop. Staff work at their own speed, and don’t seem to care... read more

Reviewed February 14, 2018
A TripAdvisor Member
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Really unprofessional

Unfortunately the most unprofessional diving school I've ever seen in my 40+ dives. First of all... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2015
Vverena
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Barranquilla, Colombia
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor12%
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Feb 14, 2018
“Worst dive shop ever.”
Oct 26, 2015
“Really unprofessional”
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Diagonal Hotel Decameron 103, San Andres, San Andres Island 880001, Colombia
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Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

Very unprofessional, disorganized dive shop. Staff work at their own speed, and don’t seem to care much about clients time or diving ability. They took out beginning and non certified divers in very dangerous conditions, with no questions asked of the diver. Staff were very...More

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Reviewed October 26, 2015

Unfortunately the most unprofessional diving school I've ever seen in my 40+ dives. First of all, we called them and told them we're certificated advanced divers and are therefore interested in deeper dives (e.g. blue wall). They told us no problem and that they would...More

1  Thank Vverena
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Reviewed October 21, 2014 via mobile

Went for 2 dives with them. They failed to show up on time and I had to wait more than 30 minutes for them to pick me up. When we arrived to the site the air tanks were empty. The guides were very polite and...More

1  Thank avihay h
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Reviewed March 13, 2014

i did 2 double dives in caribe azul for 100 usd +/- each one and here in paradise just for 80 usd each one had a better experience and the qualitty of the equiments and the work of the instructor was really really good... i...More

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Reviewed September 2, 2013

I did 2 dives with this school and it was really not professional. I was doing a night dive with an instructor and he didn't switch on his light on most of the dive (I was losing him quite often). Then during the second night...More

5  Thank Tanguy735
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Reviewed July 14, 2013

We did the "mini course" with two dives. It was my fourth minicourse, I know I should get certified, that would make things easier! I found that everything was ok and professional. They were very professional and paid a lot of attention to safety regulations,...More

1  Thank Maria123T
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