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Buddies Dive Cove

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24/2 Pioneer Road, Bugibba, Island of Malta SPB 2808, Malta
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6 DAYS OF DIVING AT BUDDIES

We did 6 days of diving with this dive centre at the end of May. When researching the dive shops... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GLENDIVING
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Exeter, United Kingdom
Diving with Buddies

Thanks to all at Buddies for a great weeks scuba diving. Thanks to Dean for guiding and his... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Douglas D
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The friendliest dive centre in Malta. Beginners welcome. Guided diving in small groups. PADI 5 Star IDC Centre with award winning in-house Course Director: Martin Stanhope. Training from Open water to Instructor. PADI Authorised TecRec Centre with training from Tec 40 to Trimix instructor. We can teach in English, Dutch, French, German and Hungarian.
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  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“great diving” (26 reviews)
“open water” (25 reviews)
“amazing team” (6 reviews)
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24/2 Pioneer Road, Bugibba, Island of Malta SPB 2808, Malta
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did 6 days of diving with this dive centre at the end of May. When researching the dive shops, I always came back to Buddies as the one I wanted to dive with and I do not regret it at all. A professional, but...More

Thank GLENDIVING
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thanks to all at Buddies for a great weeks scuba diving. Thanks to Dean for guiding and his enthusiastic local knowledge and dive briefs, a great dive guide. Thanks to Martin, Elka, Rachel, Ryan, Mike, Kate and Sarah for an excellent week. Highly recommended.

Thank Douglas D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have just spent 4 days with Buddies doing the PADI Tec 40 course. As previously with Buddies the experience was excellent. From the moment I arrived it was clear that the instructor, Dean, had put real effort into preparing and planning the course, everything from...More

Thank Lawrence T
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

These guys are amazing made me feel at ease helped me with everything had the most amazing time a memory that I will cherish forever thank you everyone and I would give you a 100 percent rating and would recommend you to everyone left very...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Recently did my rescue diver course with buddies and it was good fun, probably the most enjoyable course yet. For such an important course it was made very fun. The instructors were all very professional and despite breaking half the scuba gear and pulling several...More

Thank Charlotte B
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Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Had a great excperience in scuba diving! Our instructor, Elka was very friendly and helpful since the beggining! Everything went well! Totally worth the price. Thank you very much for the fun excperience!! Jürgen&Mariliin

Thank Jürgen L
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

This was my second visit to Buddies, Martin and his team are all very friendly and helpful, once again i used all my own diving equipment so i can't really comment much on the hire equipment, but what i saw of the equipment in the...More

Thank Grandadscuba
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Reviewed May 6, 2018

Had three days diving with Ella and Katie , even though the weather wasn’t the best they more than made up for this with great dive sites and positive energy .

Thank maureen g
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

My wife and i recently completed our Open Water referral course with Buddies. Martin was great answering all my questions before we arrived so i had all the information i required and everything was organised when we arrived. Ryan was our instructor for the 2...More

Thank warreng346
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Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Excellent, professional, supportive and friendly. Couldn’t be better and Martin has all the knowledge and history.

Thank Matt O
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Phill D
March 26, 2017|
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Response from BuddiesDiveCove | Property representative |
A rashie and shorts would be ok for shallow dives but you would need at least a shortie or full 3mm suit. If you'd like to book with us then please email me, we would love to have you join us.
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jaysinghuk
January 31, 2017|
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Response from BuddiesDiveCove | Property representative |
Hi. Yes we are open all year round!
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May 4, 2016|
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Response from preacherswife | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but we didn't snorkel while we were there.
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