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Address: Lini Hwy, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
Phone Number:
+678 22398
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07:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 17:00
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Nautilus Watersports is the best known dive operator in Port Vila and has...

Nautilus Watersports is the best known dive operator in Port Vila and has established itself as one of the most professional scuba diving centres in the South Pacific with over 30 years in operation.Facilities include a large training pool, gear washing and storage areas, equipment hire and servicing facilities for all your scuba diving needs. We dive from a very comfortable purpose built dive boat "COWRIE" We go out of our way to make sure you have the best possible experience right from when we pick you up from your resort. Nautilus Watersports specialises in all facets of scuba diving from introductory dive tours through to a full PADI course (Open water, Advanced, Rescue and Divemaster). Each dive is different to the last with coral reef drop offs, amazing fish life, a huge cavern, night diving and wrecks. You can even dive a sunken flying boat!Why not join us and "Dive in Paradise"

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I had an Amazing experience with the amazing staff definitely recommend doing this while your there.

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5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Charmhaven, Australia

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Charmhaven, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had an Amazing experience with the amazing staff definitely recommend doing this while your there.

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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were diving Konanda wreck and it was great. The team was very professional and friendly so definitely recommend.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

These guys had it together. Good Dive for me. I am not sure about a scuba orientation for 5 non divers with 1 instructor in 18m of open water though.

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Leanne P, Front Office Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this review

Thank you for your response and great to hear that you have a good time. In regards to you query regarding the 5 Intro Divers (Non-Divers) the PADI Standards are that an instructor can have up to 8 Intro in the confined water while going though training, once out in the open water we then have either another Instructor or... More 

Sydney, Australia.
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I went on this dive as a shore excursion with Royal Caribbean's Explorer of the seas stop at Port Vila. As soon as I arrived at the dive centre, there was confusion and disorganisation. We were told that because we didn't have our PADI ID cards on us we couldn't dive. We had been told by Royal Caribbean's staff that... More 

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Peter P, General Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this review

Sorry you didn’t enjoy your experience here diving with us. As for the confusion you refer to as far as the certification goes. As you have stated Royal Caribbean looked up your certification and that fine, however they don’t have any authority over the operators here in Port Vila. We as a dive operator still need to sight your card... More 

Otautau
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful experience had although the sea was so rough. Thanks for the great time. A shame we all could not participate but not your fault. Being sea sick was not predicted.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Jess and Druve were excellent instructors! They knew their stuff and made sure we had heaps of fun. Thanks guys!

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I booked a double dive with Nautilus Scuba before leaving Sydney on a cruise to Vanuatu. We were due to meet at 8 am but found that our ship only docked at that time. I contacted Nautilus with the problem and they said "just get there when you can" You can take a water taxi from the... More 

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Roseworthy South Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I Dived The Konanda Wreck and the twin Bommies. I enjoyed it very much, the staff at nautilas were friendly and very proffesional. I highly recommend them.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in town and opposite Iririki Island Nautilus provides all you need for some of the many dives in and around Port Villa

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun and young guides who know exactly where to go. I booked a dive onboard the cruise ship, then decided to do a 2nd dive through the dive shop and ended up paying extra compared to buying 2 dives directly through the dive shop. I recommend doing both through 1 source for a beyger deal

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