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Macarron Scuba Diver

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Puerto Ayora 200350, Ecuador
+593 5-252-4080
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Diving day trip

I had a great experience with this company. I did 2 days to different dive sites with Juan Carlos... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mefur
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South Portland, Maine
Day tours for diving

Did three daily dive tours, two dives per day, everyday on another spot. It was superb. Friendly... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a great experience with this company. I did 2 days to different dive sites with Juan Carlos, who was very entertaining. The equipment was ok, and the staff were very nice. Nothing luxury about this get up, except for the underwater views of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Did three daily dive tours, two dives per day, everyday on another spot. It was superb. Friendly team, always relaxed but still everything setup and ready on time. Good briefings about the spot and current conditions just before diving. Macarron definitely knows what he is...More

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GalapagosMacarronS, Director de Recepción at Macarron Scuba Diver, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
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Buenas tarde mi estimado amig@s .- muchisimas gracias por su preferencia estaremos gustosos de poderle servir en muchas ocasiones mas.-...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I did 3 daytrips with Macarron to different dive sites and we were totally happy with him and his team. Macarron always had Angel or Andres with him so if someone had issues or was low on air, they could take special...More

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GalapagosMacarronS, Director de Recepción at Macarron Scuba Diver, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
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hola Adriana .- desde ante mano muchisimas por preferir Macarron Scuba .- estaremos dispuesto en servirle en otra ocasion .-...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

$160 for 2 dives on George Rock. From start to finish this was a very badly organised day. Met at 06:30, arrived back at 16:15. We got the boat direct to the dive site from Puerto Ayora, then got dropped on the north of the...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Robert was ok, but the other 2 instructors are terrible. Jessi tried to push me out of the boat with someone behind me, and successfully did so to someone else resulting in a good bruising. The other guy lost the saftey sausage during our saftey...More

3  Thank Aaron B
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend. Very professional and high priority on safety. Check dive first. Great boat with super helpful crewMore

1  Thank Karine F
MACARRON S, Gerente at Macarron Scuba Diver, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2017
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Gracias amig@s por su comentario y por permitirno crecer profesionalmente junto a Usted ; y aun mas ser parte de...More

Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic dive company! I have been diving around the world since I got my OWD in Egypt 2009 and these guys are one of the best! They did predives with people that needed to and we felt very safe. Yes, my friend had just gotten...More

1  Thank HelgaBergmann
MACARRON S, Propietario at Macarron Scuba Diver, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2017

Thanks my friend for it was incredible to have you in our agency. Very happy to be able to be part of your dreams to see Sharks hammer, mola mola and much more .... Thank you for your comments that for us allows us to...More

Reviewed 2 February 2017

It seems that negative reviews for this company really depend on the crew you have on board for your dive. I am an experienced diver with around 70 dives under my weight-belt. I did two days of diving - Gordon Rocks and North Seymour. (Booked...More

Thank TheProdigitalSon
MACARRON S, Gerente at Macarron Scuba Diver, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2017

Thanks friend for us it was incredible to have you in our agency. We are training Diving Instructors with Diving Instructors so we can provide you with a better service .- Macarron is a leader and is the most experienced and ender know everything from...More

Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Hi I was diving with that club in the last two days it was very very good to dive with them the instructors where very professional and so good the gear was almost new the division spots where very interesting and it was my first...More

Thank Avraham A
MACARRON S, Propietario at Macarron Scuba Diver, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Thank you my esteem for us was in immense pleasure to serve you .- The Macarron Scuba Group is very happy to let us make your dream come true

Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went diving at Seymore Norte and had an amazing experience there. He was doing his first discovery dive and got perfect instructions. Not too much, not confusing and still with the right amount of fun and jokes. I have the open...More

Thank Anja R
MACARRON S, Gerente at Macarron Scuba Diver, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017
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Gracias mi estimados Amigos por sus comentarios Nos permite crecer profesionalmente como instructores de Buceo.- Gracias por permitinos hacer su...More

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Judith S
We will be coming to the Gallapagos next week. We are PADI certified divers. We have dived all over the world – Great Barrier Reef, Palau, Belize, etc. But we have not taken a dive trip for at least 5 years. We would like to dive the best places in the Gallapagos. I am concerned about the cold. (I wear a wetsuit in 70 degree Caribbean water.) I’m afraid the water might be too cold for me. But I would like to try diving to see if I can tolerate the water temperature. a) Do we need to take a refresher course to dive after such a long time? Do you offer one? What is the cost? Does that include all necessary gear? b) If we decide to dive, can you describe what your offering would be? What is the price? Does that include all necessary gear? Wetsuits? Dive computers? Thank you for your response.
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Response from Ana M | Reviewed this property |
Hello Judith, I was diving with Macarron scuba and I recomend them 100%. You don't need a refresh course and they take you to a 'practice' zone before you go to the real dive. They include all gear and very good quality but... More
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