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Unawatuna Diving Centre

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Scuba Diving in Sri Lanka is our passion! Thats why we opened our first Diving Centre 1999 at the beautiful Unawatuna Bay at the south coast of Sri Lanka. This is the official page of UNAWATUNA DIVING CENTRE, PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Resort, “The...more
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296 Matara Road | Peellagoda, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
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+94 91 2 244693
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Could do the theoretical lessons in English and had an amazing teacher for the OW course Can recommend this 100% to anyone Staff is really cool and helpful In general good vibes at this Center

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Schomo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Before visiting SL I emailed 4 centres that had good reviews and this place responded with a professional email so I decided to drop in and book provided I was happy with my call in visit. I dropped in at the end of the day,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

Fun dive? Join unawatuna dive centre Learn dive? Join unawatuna dive center The best divecenter in sri Lanka, and 5 stars are not enough!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Wolfgang S
Hans Georg K, Manager at Unawatuna Diving Centre, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2018

Wooohooo... Thank you so much for this awesome comment. We are working every day to get better and staying the best! Andi Baseleader Unawatuna Diving Centre

Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

After 3 weeks of diving im Sri Lanka we were very suprised by the bad management of this dive center (managed by a old german guy and foreign dive guides). There is a general lack of information and poor communication. We literally had to ask...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Hans Georg K, Owner at Unawatuna Diving Centre, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2018

Dear DigitalFestival I just read your comment now the 5th time, after interviewing all of our staff and would like to answer your comment now in a serious and not judging way. You wrote, you was surprised to meet germans in a country where you...More

Reviewed December 8, 2018

We have done several dives at UDC and even one dive course, in total we were happy and would recommend it to our friends.The rental equipment was not perfect, many regulators or inflators were loosing airbubbles.Diving here always means diving by boat as there is...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank bigT-freak
Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

Did the open water diving course at Unawatuna diving centre. The team was competent and relaxed and Chris was a great instructor. Thanks guys, Gruß Gott

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank gillesk2016
Reviewed November 12, 2018

I did two fun dives here a week ago. After some research and seeing a few other shops, UDC is in my opinion one of the most professional diving centers in the area. Everything from booking the dives to arranging the groups and planning the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Th0rti
Reviewed April 4, 2018

I had a very nice boat dive with very helpfull guide Bally. He did all the paper work with me and was giving me all informations. At the boat he was telling us the dive briefing and the buddy teams. In total it was a...More

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Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank sebastianjoachimt
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

Came here for two fun dives and really had fun with the guys from the Unawatuna diving center. First point of contact with Hans via email was friendly with short response time, pricing is fair (for European standards even cheap), staff is very helpful &...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 3, 2018

Had a well guided dive in March. Despite weather, my guide was able procure a wonderful spot for us to explore. I would encourage others interested in this dive shop to try it out.

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Date of experience: March 2018
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ramprabu88
October 4, 2018|
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Response from Hans Georg K | Property representative |
You can drop into our UNAWATUNA DIVING CENTRE one day before you want to dive with us or give us at least a call: 0094 (0)91 22 44 693 or 0094(0)76 760 85 97. You can send us also an email and we will send you more... More
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Owen B
June 16, 2018|
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Response from Hans Georg K | Property representative |
Our UNAWATUNA DIVING CENTRE at the south coast of Sri Lanka is closed like all other Dive Centres at the west and south coast until mid October. If you want to dive with us you have to come to the north east coast to our... More
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KatyT895
May 9, 2018|
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Response from Hans Georg K | Property representative |
It is closed until 15th October because of south west monsoon. We are operating at the north east coast at our NILAVELI DIVING CENTRE now.
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