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“Proffessional diving” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Aqaba International Dive Center

Aqaba International Dive Center
Ranked #3 of 49 Tours in Aqaba
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: In 1964 Ahmed Qatawneh became the first Jordanian diver and in 1975 he became the first Jordanian Diving Instructor. In 1998 he established the Aqaba International Dive Center. Now in the hands of his son Mohamed we have a family run Dive Center offering diving courses to certify beginners as well as higher certification levels of PADI & SSI. We are still one of the best Dive Centers in Aqaba guiding and supervising certified and non-certified divers to the best dive sites that Aqaba has to offer. Our priority is to provide fun filled dives with above all strict safety precursors. Your money is not our main goal, it is your wide smile at the end of our dives together which is what we love to see. Our prices are always acceptable and suitable for all standards of a diver’s budget. We invite you to come and dive in one of the longest running Dive Centers in Aqaba and write on this website about your wonderful experiences in our humble Dive Centre. We hope to see you soon and we wish you a beautiful stay in Aqaba!
Useful Information: Wheelchair access, Activities for older children, Activities for young children, Bathroom facilities, Stroller parking
Stockholm, Stockholms Län, Sweden
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Proffessional diving”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 14, 2013

We really enyoed our diving in Aqaba. The divecenter is perectly located within walking distance from the Mövenpick hotel (they do have pickup) and with very reasonable prices. The staff was professional both on land handling the equipment and service and in the water with long nice and safe dives. Our divemaster Kris was very responsive to our familys different experience and needs. Of course always with a smile in his face. Would highly recommend this dive center.

Visited March 2013
2 Thank Jyrki E
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Perth, Australia
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Top class dive centre”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 31, 2013

Professional staff, good quality equipment, knowledgable dive master, organised and safe dive practises. Were able to accommodate our requests at short notice and even emailed photos of our dive to us afterwards. Would highly recommend. Amongst the best dives of my life.

Visited January 2013
1 Thank PerthDiver72
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Oslo, Norway
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Snorkling in the red sea.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2012

They picked us up at the hotelbeach with a boat and we had berhaps an hour by sea before we arrived at Japaneese garden. It was a nice experience and the lunch on board was good.

Visited December 2012
1 Thank sissino
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Helsinki, Finland
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Totally recommended”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2012

We are unexperienced divers and we were looking for a dive center where we could feel that we trusted the staff. As soon as we stepped into the shop, we knew it was the right place. The Canadian couple (Candace and Adrian) that attended us were very friendly and professional. We ended up doing 4 fun dives and one night dive with them and we had an excellent time. They were patient and helpful, explaining everything in detail and without any hurries, so we always felt safe. They were also positive and fun, so it was a pleasure to spend time with them in between dives. The manager Mohammad was friendly as well. The prices were affordable and the gear was in excellent conditions. We are looking forward to go back and do more dives with them . Thank you guys!

Visited October 2012
2 Thank Marc B
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Sydney, Australia
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“so much fun”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2012

All the staff are super kind and well educated, I had an excellent instructor (Mohammad ), explaining everything in detail and very patient. He let you feel relaxed diving with him, Very hospital and nice people in this diving center. They're very passionate about their job, professional, friendly, i had so much fun a great experiance for me love it

Visited October 2012
3 Thank Adrianasalhi
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