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Nautilus Scuba

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Lini Hwy, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
+678 22398
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Diving with Nautilus Scuba

I visit Vanuatu each January. Leanne, Peter and staff do all they can to make each dive trip... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
Kevin C
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Sydney, Australia
Scuba Dive Heaven

What a afternoon this turned out to be. I went with my two boys. We dived on a wreck and through... read more

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Reviewed 6 December 2017
Colin W
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Brisbane, Australia
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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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  • Average2%
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“twin bommies” (54 reviews)
“great dive” (42 reviews)
“konanda wreck” (31 reviews)
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Lini Hwy, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

I visit Vanuatu each January. Leanne, Peter and staff do all they can to make each dive trip worthwhile. Their knowledge of dive sites and what you can see is impressive. They cater for all levels and treat each diver with respect to their ability....More

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

What a afternoon this turned out to be. I went with my two boys. We dived on a wreck and through some of the most amazing coral I have ever seen. Just stunning as far as you could see in the crystal clear waters off...More

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Leanne P, Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2017

Hi Colin, Glad the boys and you had a great time diving with us. Next time you come back you will have to explore more of our wrecks.

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Not their fault but there are much better dive sites in the South Pacific. Even snorkelling at Mare had more to see and clearer water.

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Leanne P, Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2017

Sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the dives sites that we took you to.

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Great dives with very experienced dive master, saw a lot of coral and many varieties of smaller fish, just remember to take your towel

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Leanne P, Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2017

Thank you for coming diving with us and great to hear that you enjoyed yourself.

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

I went with my daughter on a quick visit to Port Vila for a quick 4 day dive trip (plus travel) from Sydney. I wanted to take my daughter who is relatively inexperienced (only 10 or so dives before this trip) somewhere close to Sydney...More

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Leanne P, Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2017

Thank you for choosing to dive with Nautilus, is it always nice to see a father and daughter have some bonding time together and what better way than diving in clam, clear, warm waters. We hope to see you both back again in the not...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2017

Planned some wreck and reef diving with these guys. Weather = great Boat = great Crew = great Atmosphere = fantastic Perfect place to plan your diving and paradise holiday.

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Leanne P, Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2017

Can't wait to see you back for some more great diving.

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

A great experience from the start to finish. Happen to meet one of the owners while waiting for the plane, we picked Leanne brains about what to do and the driving around Port Villa. My 14 year old son did Discover Scuba, his instructor Sean...More

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Leanne P, Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2017

Hi Guys, So glad that you and your family had a great time. We do hope to see you all back again and hopefully your son will be a certified diver. Wishing you and your family a very Merry Christmas and a Happy and Safe...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Very organised from leaving the ship to my 2 dives. 1st of a 30yr old wreck which I had never dived before. Instructors very efficient and knowledgable, took us right inside the ship and showed us all of the interesting thing on board.' After the...More

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Leanne P, Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2017

Thank you for choosing to dive with us while here on a cruise boat, always nice to know that you had a good time. And how good are the local lobsters here??

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

We took the open water course with Nautilus and went back to do more dives after. Amazing crew and beautiful diving spots. Highly recommend

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Leanne P, Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2017

Thank you for choosing to complete your Openwater Course with us. We hope to see you back in the not to distance future.

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

Friendly, helpful staff and dive guides. Decent equipment and nice dive site. Very expensive compared with diving in other countries.

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Leanne P, Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2017

Thanks for diving with us while here in Vila.

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Cheryl S
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Yes we do
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1 February 2017|
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Response from TracyTas | Reviewed this property |
You do a lesson in the pool first & you won't head off into the ocean until both you & the instructor feel confident. Enjoy!
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Joanne G
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We can most certainly help you out with our diving needs. All of our divers are fully guide lead by our Instructors & Dive masters that will take you to the best diving spots Port Vila has to offer. Our specialties are... More
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