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Turtle Dive Center

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Address: Centre Commercial El Paseo de la CostaNera | Calle Principale, Las Terrenas 32200, Dominican Republic
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+1 829-903-0659

Centre et école de plongéeBoutique du plongeurAccessoire de NatationClubs...

Centre et école de plongéeBoutique du plongeurAccessoire de NatationClubs pour plongeur de 8 à 12 ans (ScubaRangers)Ecole de NatationExcursions Plage (Snorkeling et plongée)à la journéeSortie Snorkeling VIP avec resto sur la plage (menu dégustation)et plus encore ........Just Underwater !!!!!!!!!

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Great team, great dives

I did two dives with this diving centre. The instructors are very nice and everything is well organized. I've seen many kinds of different fish, the whater was 28° and good... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Paulo C
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I did two dives with this diving centre. The instructors are very nice and everything is well organized. I've seen many kinds of different fish, the whater was 28° and good visibility.

Thank Paulo C
Warsaw, Poland
1 review
Reviewed 9 May 2016

It was my first try, but I must say it wasn't the last. Thanks to very profesional team of diving instructors I felt very safe and calm for the whole dive, so all You have to do is watch beautiful world of underwater reef, with tons of colourful fish, caves, and currents. Its was one of the best experiences on... More 

Thank Ja_pierdole_znowu_to
turtledivecenter, Propriétaire at Turtle Dive Center, responded to this review

Thank you very much, It was for us a great time to share you our passion. Try dive it's the most important dive in your life, we have to do with calm. That's why only 1 instructor for 1 divers are the rules inside my dive center. I hope to see you again, for your open water diver course ....... More 

Mamaroneck, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Very knowledgeable and nice staff. Philippe and his team took great care of our children who were getting their dive certification. Great instructors with a lot of experience made an amazing experience for our teenagers. Highly recommended.

Thank charales001
1 review
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend had a great tour with Gaspar, very friendly and he made us feel very safe and comfortable under water. We were the only one so there was plenty of time, where we could decide what to do. The 65 dollar tour with snorkeling and introduction dive tour is definitely worth the money, and it is actually... More 

Thank Anne Sofie B
turtledivecenter, Diving Instructor at Turtle Dive Center, responded to this review

Thank you Anne Sofie and Oscar, I really love my job when I can show the beauty of the underwater world to friendly people like you are. I wish you enjoy the rest of your trip, and keep on diving! Gaspar More 

San Luis Obispo, California
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Went on snorkel excursion, and was taken out in choppy water, to plain area, and given no safety briefing, no info on the area, no commentary on what we might see, and no instructions for snorkeling. I know snorkeling isn't hard, but there were people on the boat struggling to get on and off. Staff did nothing to help them.... More 

4 Thank Keri S
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2015

This is a professionally run dive centre who make a real effort to create a fun yet safe environment for divers! My partner and I completed four dives ranging from 12 – 25 metres and although we weren’t blown away by the local dive sites, we both thoroughly enjoyed ourselves – The sea cave dive was great! No issues with... More 

Thank lilluke
Raleigh, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2015

Not sure where all these great reviews are coming from?!! Here's my experience... We went into Turtle Dive in the afternoon to inquire about snorkeling with our family (4 adults & 4 kids) for the following day. The guy in the shop(French- didn't get his name, but he seemed 'put out' with us the minute he knew we were American)... More 

5 Thank R L
turtledivecenter, Propriétaire at Turtle Dive Center, responded to this review
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Kitchener, Canada
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 January 2015

My 19 yr old daughter and I spent 2 days with Philippe and his crew over Christmas 2014. Our first day together was spent in the classroom and the pool learning the basics, our second day out following for 2 dives. It was evident from the get-go that Philippe is focused on not only providing the best dive experience for... More 

1 Thank Mercedespony
Cusco, Peru
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45 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2014

My 14-year old son and I went on a half-day snorkeling trip with the Turtle Dive Center in late November 2014. They took care of us in every way and included us, as the only snorkelers, in a scuba diving group that had more needs than we did. They are keen on safety and fun. Highly recommended! Our half-day trip... More 

1 Thank bmayes
Orlando, Florida
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144 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2014

it seems the only place close by is off the rocks that you see when you look out over the beach. My sons and I did 2 45 foot dives. It was fun, Emmanuel and Phillipe were attentive and made sure all equipment worked well and we were geared up properly. Not a whole lot of fish but the tunnels... More 

Thank Tweettbird

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