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Blue Marlin Dive Gili Trawangan

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Address: West Nusa Tenggara 83352, Indonesia
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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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Diving with the best

My husband and I took our Advance open water course with blue marlin. Did alot of reseach before choosing the dive company and we didn't regret it at all. Our emails were anwsered... read more

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Singapore
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

My husband and I took our Advance open water course with blue marlin. Did alot of reseach before choosing the dive company and we didn't regret it at all. Our emails were anwsered swiftly and our return ferry from bali to gili trawangan were arranged. We had Jacob as our instructor, and he was very knowledgable, calm and helpful, we... More 

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Leiden, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had the best time at Blue Marlin!! Got all the extra help I needed right away. All great people and instructors, thank you Jacob and Tomas! 😘

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Thank milou1601
BlueMarlinDive, Manager at Blue Marlin Dive Gili Trawangan, responded to this review

Hi Milou, Thanks for the wonderful feedback, glad to hear you had a great time. Kind Regards Blue Marlin Dive Team More 

Seattle, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Going into our quick holiday to Indonesia, my friend and I (two 25 year old females) knew that we wanted to complete our PADI Open Water course. We did a fair amount of research between the internet/Lonely Planet books and decided to trust the reviews and go with Blue Marlin -- and we definitely didn't regret it! From our first... More 

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Thank Kayla H
BlueMarlinDive, Manager at Blue Marlin Dive Gili Trawangan, responded to this review

Hi Kayla, Thank you for the fantastic review, we are delighted you enjoyed the experience with Firman. We will look forward to your return. Wishing you happy diving ;-) Blue Marlin Dive Team More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My sister and I joined the PADI open water course. First you start in a pool, which makes you feel comfortable with the gear. After watching videos, you will get on a boat with friendly people and do your first dive! Breathing under water was scary at the first time, but the instructors made me very comfortable about it! Blue... More 

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BlueMarlinDive, Manager at Blue Marlin Dive Gili Trawangan, responded to this review

Hi Laure, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we are glad you had an awesome experience. We hope to see you soon again. Kind Regards Blue Marlin Dive Team More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I did my Divemaster over at Blue Marlin Dive, and it's undoubtedly been one of the best experiences of my life. The staff are all awesome and friendly, and it really feels like home. The diving is good, and there's never a boring day at Blue Marlin. You can't go wrong with any of the instructors or divemasters, and they... More 

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Thank Anant M
BlueMarlinDive, Manager at Blue Marlin Dive Gili Trawangan, responded to this review

Hi Anant, Thank you for choosing Blue Marlin to take your Divemaster training, we are delighted it was a good choice for you. It was a pleasure to have you around for a couple moths with us, and we would love to see you returning again either for a holiday or indeed to work with us. Kind Regards Blue Marlin... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed doing the open water course at blue marlin. Lovely friendly knowledgeable staff with a fun relaxed atmosphere. Highly recommend to dive with them 👌🏻

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Thank Sophie H
BlueMarlinDive, Manager at Blue Marlin Dive Gili Trawangan, responded to this review

Hi Sophie, Thanks for the high recommendation, glad to here you had an amazing time. Wishing you happy diving ;-) Kind Regards Blue Marlin Dive Team More 

Bali, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

For those who are addicted in submarine diving Blue Marlin is doing great opportunity for your holiday in Gili Trawangan, I have seen this place long ago. The fish species are varied beautiful species and the corrals condition are in well contours and spectacular underwater scapes surroundings. Great diving zone, don't miss it if you are going to the Gilis!!!... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did my PADI Open Water Certification here and it was one of the highlights of my trip. I walked in without a reservation and the next day, after lots of pool training, I was face-to-face with a giant turtle in Turtle Heaven. As a first-time diver, I wasn't sure if I'd be anxious but I found Blue Marlin to... More 

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BlueMarlinDive, Manager at Blue Marlin Dive Gili Trawangan, responded to this review

Hi Mike, Thanks for your wonderful review, we are delighted you enjoyed the experience with Bruno and found it to be both safety conscious and fun. We hope we see you again soon. Kind regards Blue Marlin Dive Team More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Did discover scuba diving while staying on Gili T . Was great, instructor Bruno very helpful. Would recommend

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BlueMarlinDive, Manager at Blue Marlin Dive Gili Trawangan, responded to this review

Hi Kaylah, Thanks for the great review, we are glad you enjoyed the diving with Bruno and hope we see you back again. Kind Regards Blue Marlin Dive Team More 

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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I look around before choose Blue Marlin because I always want the best. Blue Marlin have a very experience and trained staff here you can start diving or developed your skills until, divemaster, instructor or even tech dive! You will feel great here.

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Thank PedroPEL
BlueMarlinDive, Manager at Blue Marlin Dive Gili Trawangan, responded to this review

Hi Pedro, Thank you for diving with Blue Marlin Trawangan and writing a review, we are delighted you enjoyed the diving experience with us. Kind Regards Blue Marlin Dive Team More 

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