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Buddies Dive Cove

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Address: 24 Pioneer Road, Bugibba, Island of Malta SPB 2808, Malta
Phone Number: 00356 77779558
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The friendliest dive centre in Malta. Beginners welcome. Guided diving in...

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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My recent visit to Malta was really enjoyable , as expected , based on previous scuba diving holidays with Buddies Dive Cove .The highlight of my holiday was diving the wrecks of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My recent visit to Malta was really enjoyable , as expected , based on previous scuba diving holidays with Buddies Dive Cove .The highlight of my holiday was diving the wrecks of the Um El Faroud and the X-Lighter 127 which took part in the evacuation from Gallipoli in 1916. There is a lot of history to the wreck diving... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I dives with Buddies on our recent trip to Malta. I was doing my advanced open water after a few years out of the water, but by the time I finished I was happy, confident, and had passed! Buddies aren't just about ticking the boxes. They take what they do incredibly seriously, passing on their skills and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although I only dive with Buddies Dive Cove for 1 day, it was a very nice experience. I asked to go to a particular location on a particular day and they said yes. Thanks to them I could explore The Inland sea and Blue hole in Gozo on the last day of my holiday. One of the best dives I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff at buddies are both willing and able to make you feel part of the scuba diving family,they have a great knowledge at the dive site which puts you at easy with diving with them a big thank you to them all for sorting out the transport and logistics. Martin has a great team of instructors I had the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the discovery diving with mike and he was quite nice. Even though the sea area is not very appealing and the sea creatures are less, I had a good experience for my first diving.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was recommended Buddies by a friend who dives and I'm so pleased I took their advice! Martin was really helpful and professional from the outset; answering all my questions by email and providing all of the information I needed. I'd never dived before and so was quite nervous but Tom was absolutely brilliant at putting me at ease throughout... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I went diving with Buddies about a month ago and had a great day diving with Tom at Cirkewwa where we did two dives. The staff is very professional and it was a pleasure diving with them. I can highly recommend diving with Buddies!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2016

We had completed our Open Water Courses in England only two weeks before arriving so diving with Buddies was going to be our first real dive in the ocean! My 11 year-old sister and I had a fantastic diving experience - Elka was great and made us both feel really comfortable and we saw loads of marine life. We're both... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

If you want a great diving experience dive with Buddies! Having no experience with diving we wanted to try the basics making use of the amazingly warm and clear Maltese waters. The instructors were fantastic in their guidance and explanations, making sure to keep it fun while ensuring our safety and comfort at all times. Group sizes were small which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

I hadn't dived for 8 years and decided it was time to get back under the water so looked for a place with good reviews. I spoke to three different providers but chose Buddies as they seemed both professional and fun, where as the others seemed to be very impersonal. I went in and saw Martin the day I arrived... More 

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