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Blue Marlin Dive Gili Trawangan

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Address: West Nusa Tenggara 83352, Indonesia
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+62 370 6132424
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Blue Marlin Dive is the original and longest established PADI dive resort...

Blue Marlin Dive is the original and longest established PADI dive resort on the beautiful Gili islands. Set up in 1992 by renowned technical diver and instructor Simon Liddiard, Blue Marlin has grown to be a successful PADI 5-Star Instructor Development Resort and TDI technical diving facility. We offer daily recreational and technical dive trips for certified divers, a complete range of PADI recreational courses from beginner to instructor level and a luxury diving liveaboard based in Komodo national park. An award-winning TDI and IART technical facility, we specialize in Enriched Air Nitrox, Tri-mix, Buddy Inspiration and Evolution, and JJ Closed-Circuit Rebreather training. We have a full service dive resort with a restaurant, bar & on-site accommodation. Let our clear warm waters, swaying palm trees and no-motorized traffic ensure your holiday is a memorable one.

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Advanced open water course

Had an amazing time with the guys doing my AOW. Special thanks to my instructors Alex and Sarah. I really enjoyed the dives especially the night dive! The course helped me to get... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Stefan H
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had an amazing time with the guys doing my AOW. Special thanks to my instructors Alex and Sarah. I really enjoyed the dives especially the night dive! The course helped me to get a lot more confident with buoyancy and overall scuba diving. Nice staff that looks well after you, can recommend to anyone! Cheers, Stefan

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

After visiting multiple dive schools and reading reviews at TripAdvisor, we decided to do our advanced open water course at blue marlin. Though we were a bit ambitious (finishing the AOW in 2 days in combination with nitrox certification), we managed really well thanks to our instructor, Tupac. His critical eye and helpful remarks really improved both our diving skills... More 

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I wanted to have my first dive on gili t and decided to do it at blue marlin dive center.. after my first pool session i was a lil bit of afraid to go diving in the ocean so i was about to cancel my fun dive for the next day.. after a short talk with the manager Edwin and... More 

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We did our refresher and deep water certification dives with Blue Marlin and had a great experience! The instructors (Gavin & Thomas) were really knowledgeable and helpful, and the dive guides (Jen & Nick) were great as well. We did a fun dive in addition to our course and Blue Marlin made it really easy to organize everything!

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I have been diving for a while now and choose Blue Marlin to take a CCR course. Simply put, this is the smoothest operating dive center I have ever visited and had the pleasure of experiencing. This is not a cosy tiny out of the way dive shop, but an extremely busy venue with standards of safety every facility can... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was staying on Gili T for a few weeks working and decided to dive with Blue Marlin. Enthusiastic, professional and super friendly staff with great boats and up to date equipment. Couldn't fault it and will be the only choice for diving when I'm on the island. Massive thanks to Edwin and Donna.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's my first dinner at Trawangan beach, Lombok, Indonesia. After 15 minutes walk along seashore, I found nice n cozy resto. Blue Marlin Dive. I found Tuna Steak it's more nice n spicy than Sirloin steak. You should try it..yummy

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Tofino, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for 2 nights and ended up staying for 5. The staff was amazing, friendly and accomodating. Diving was unbelievable, thanks to Tomas for finding me sharks and doing my first deep dive with me. Can't wait to go back for my advanced course!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was my first trip to Gili T. For diving we chose blue marlin as per TripAdvisor reviews.. and yes they are excellent. My friend dint know swimming and was freaking about diving, but our instructor Tupac , did a great job , good training in the pool before dive and while diving made us relaxed and enjoy the view... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enthusiastic instructors, amazing waters and very thorough well-detailed pool instructions. Great way to start diving!

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