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“FABULOUS DIVES WITH A GREAT GUIDE” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Black Durgon Dives

Black Durgon Dives
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Owner description: Dive Belize's Barrier Reef in small groups of no more than 5 divers at a time. Dive tips to Turneffe Atoll are also available. We also arrange dive/snorkel trips to the Great Blue Hole at the Lighthouse Reef Atoll. Discover Scuba Diving and Refresher dives are also available.
Yamhill, OR
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14 reviews
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“FABULOUS DIVES WITH A GREAT GUIDE”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2012

Extremely accommodating, personable and friendly. Cory and Sim are great people with a true love for diving. Their quick response to your email and helpful information will be just the start of a wonderful vacation. Call and book today!

Visited October 2012
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BDurgon, Manager at Black Durgon Dives, responded to this review, October 23, 2012
Thanks so much for diving with us. We're glad you had a good time and hope that if you ever pass through this area again that you'll stop in for a visit.

Much appreciation,
Staff of Black Durgon
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Belize City, Belize
1 review
“great diving center”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2012

We were looking for a diving center wich provides dives with small groups, and black Durgon was the one. Semeon ask us before starting the dives what we wanted to see en after 4 days of beatiful dives we saw it all. The gear and boot are in great shape as well as the other team members, Mike and Ossi also did a great job, we didn't have to worry, carry or do anything with the gear. What was also important that the dives were al safe, Semeon takes care of that.

Thanks again for seeying the eagle ray, nurse sharks, stingray, manatee, black tip reef shark, dolfins and beatiful koral as well as all the other tropical fish
John and Danique

Visited August 2012
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BDurgon, Manager at Black Durgon Dives, responded to this review, September 30, 2012
We thank you for your business, it was our pleasure to take you out diving and show you a little bit of what our beautiful reef has to offer.

We hope that you will one day make it back to visit and we would be delighted to be of service again!

The crew at Black Durgon Dives
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Earth
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“Small, Personal, Professional”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2012

Diving with Simeon is great: Gear is in good condition, he's a great divemaster, nice boat, etc. The experience is much more personal, flexible, and fun -- for me -- than going with the big shops ... First-class dive shop; I look forward to going out with them again when I'm on Caye Caulker.

Visited July 2012
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BDurgon, Manager at Black Durgon Dives, responded to this review, September 30, 2012
Thank you for that great review. We aim to please our customers and to see the appreciation is very rewarding to all of us at Black Durgon Dives.

We look forward to your return!
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London, United Kingdom
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“Small group, great dives”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 9, 2012

If you are looking for personal service, small groups, laid-back diving and an "in" to some of the less dived spots in the area ... go visit Cory and Simeon. I had some awesome dives with them, making for a really chilled holiday. There's likely to be just 4-5 of you in the boat and Simeon will work out with you what it is you want to do and whats good for the group. If you a planning a trip with a few dive buddies, I would say get in touch before you go, take some recommendations based on years of local experience and work out a schedule for a few days. If you are on your own, wander into the shop and you can expect a warm welcome. I'll certainly be heading back sometime to say hi, blow some bubbles and laugh my wotsits off during the surface intervals.

Visited April 2012
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BDurgon, Manager at Black Durgon Dives, responded to this review, September 30, 2012
We had a great time taking you diving and are really glad you enjoyed our service.
If you ever come back to Belize, stop by for a dive or two!

Everyone at Black Durgon Dives
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
“New Diver”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2012

I completed my certification dives in Belize and did my first dives after certification with Simeon. Black Durgon specializes in small groups to provide great personal experiences. Simeon took us to dive locations that were not frequented by the larger operations. He is very experienced and his dive3 briefings wer spot on. The sites selected were interesting and the diving was fantastic. When I return to Cay Caulker, I will definitely dive with him again. A fist class operation!!

Visited May 2012
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Thank Jon H
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BDurgon, Manager at Black Durgon Dives, responded to this review, September 30, 2012
Safety is our number one priority when taking out our custemers so we are very pleased that you are satisfied with the way our team worked with you.

Safety as well as the enjoyment of the overall experience makes for a great day out diving and we are glad to hear that you had such a fantastic time with us!

Thanks from all of us at Black Durgon Dives
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