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Diwa Dominicana

Calle Carretera Turistica Gregorio Luperon | Plaza Turisol Ste #48, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
+1 809-261-3150
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Like some of the comments below, I made a tripadvisor account just to leave a review for them. I... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2017
kayla994
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Toronto, Canada
LOVED IT AND LOVED THEM

Had an awesome time with Naldo and Chi-Chi learning to dive!! If there is one thing you should do... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
johanna l
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Calle Carretera Turistica Gregorio Luperon | Plaza Turisol Ste #48, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

Like some of the comments below, I made a tripadvisor account just to leave a review for them. I was staying in Puerto Plata with my boyfriend. Although I'm certified, my boyfriend had never dived before, so we booked the discover dive through Diwa. We...More

Thank kayla994
Matthew W, Guest Relations Manager at Diwa Dominicana, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to create an account to review us on TripAdvisor! We always love to hear stories like yours, it gives us great pleasure to ensure an outstanding trip when you dive with DIWA. We look forward to diving...More

Reviewed 14 February 2017

Had an awesome time with Naldo and Chi-Chi learning to dive!! If there is one thing you should do in Puerto plata it is to go dive with these guys.

Thank johanna l
Matthew W, Guest Relations Manager at Diwa Dominicana, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback Johanna! We are so glad you had a wonderful learning experience with us! Come back and see us soon!

Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

To start off, i went out of my way to create a trip advisor account just to give a review on DIWA. From the beginning, Matt, thanks alot, He was great to deal with, after my switching dives back and fourth, everything was well accomodated....More

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Matthew W, Guest Relations Manager at Diwa Dominicana, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your feedback with us Chase! We really appreciate it and hope you come back to see us soon!

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We just took our Open water Padi with Chichi. He was very friendly and professional. We highly recommend Diwa Dominicana!

Thank Yas55555
Matthew W, Guest Relations Manager at Diwa Dominicana, responded to this review

Thank you so much! Congrats on your new open water! Come join us again!

Reviewed 24 October 2016

We booked our dive for our second trip to Puerto Plata and had heard good things about DIWA and wanted to use them. From the very beginning every communication I had was great. Very easy to work with. When the day of our dive arrived...More

Thank Troy H
Matthew W, Owner at Diwa Dominicana, responded to this review

Hi Troy! We are so sorry the water didn’t cooperate with you guys that day. We can’t wait to have you and your wife back with us to dive and experience the beautiful still waters! Thank you so much for the feedback. See you soon!

Reviewed 6 June 2016

I just returned from the dominican republic. It was my first trip. I picked Diwa domincana because of trip advisor. This particular dive shop far exceeded any of the other shops I have been to in the last few years. I used my own equipment...More

Thank sharon v
Matthew W, Manager at Diwa Dominicana, responded to this review

Thank you very much for visiting us! we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 31 May 2016

I was first qualified open water diver by Diwa Dominicana in December 2012. The experience was great then (I already gave them 5 stars then). So when my wife and I planned another trip to DR and Puerto Plata, I contacted Diwa (Chichi - the...More

Thank Gerard B
Matthew W, General Manager at Diwa Dominicana, responded to this review

It was great Diving with you! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 30 May 2016

The dive shop and employees were absolutely great!! They were efficient, organized, super helpful, and FUN!!! If I go back to Puerto Plata ever again, I will only dive with DIWA!!!

Thank Shannon L
Matthew W, General Manager at Diwa Dominicana, responded to this review

it was certainly a pleasure diving with you! Please come see us again soon! Tell your friends! Matt

Reviewed 6 April 2016

I always wanted to scuba dive and in 2010 I became certified at this great little dive shop. In 2016 I wanted to share the experience with my spouse and step daughter, again it was awesome. I will be back again to share this experience...More

Thank SuzySunshine15
Matthew W, Public Relations Manager at Diwa Dominicana, responded to this review

Thank you for Diving with us! It is always a pleasure to have people like you and your family come to the northern coast of the DR for a visit! We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 4 April 2016

Just returned from DR for 10 days and decided to finally get certified while on this trip. I had done one discover diving course in Jamaica 10 years ago and loved it, and a lot of snorkeling since then, but I knew it was now...More

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Matthew W, Public Relations Manager at Diwa Dominicana, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your Kind words and support!! It was a privilege of ours to have you and your family working with us during your stay! Congrats on your new PADI open water certification! Come back to see us soon!

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Christy H
How far from the cruise port at Amber Cove? Dive prices?
12 April 2016|
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Response from Ira B | Reviewed this property |
I am so sorry that I don't know the answer. Ira
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Yacht111
Where it is
9 February 2016|
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Response from Matthew W | Reviewed this property |
Hello Yacht111, The dive shop is located on the northern Coast of the Dominican Republic in Puerto Plata. Great Diving!!! Give us a call or shoot an email! We would love to hear from you!!
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richard g
hi can anyone tell me how much a beginners course is for an adult and what is the best was to book?
27 September 2015|
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Response from Diwa D |
sorry for the delay in getting back to you. we have been undergoing some changes to the website etc.. send us an email or give us a call we would be glad to discuss! Thanks again!
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