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Octopus Diving Center

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Anse Volbert on the Cote d'Or, Praslin Island, Seychelles
+248 4 232 602
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Best so far in the Seychelles

We've only tried 3 or 4 dive centres so far, but Octopus is our favourite. It's changed... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Garstang, United Kingdom
Nice scuba diving

Well, if you are a scuba diver and you are on the Seychelles. ...you have to go under water... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Anse Volbert on the Cote d'Or, Praslin Island, Seychelles
+248 4 232 602
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We've only tried 3 or 4 dive centres so far, but Octopus is our favourite. It's changed ownership since we last dived with them, but we recognised some of the dive guides and the atmosphere was still laid back and friendly. Efficient service and helpful...More

Thank DickBurton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well, if you are a scuba diver and you are on the Seychelles. ...you have to go under water there. This scuba dive base is perfect for that. Nice staff, free pickup and dropoff at hotel, well situated base, all service. Definitely worth going there!

Thank Hengsti
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I found all of the crew very professional, helpful, and friendly. It was my first diving but I will remember it for all my life

Thank Francesco R
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

A regular dive center with not the greatest service. Equipment is ok, have free nitrox, but need to take your gear to and from the boat yourself.

Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

I was really disappointed with this dive center. The dive was good and they have good equipment. However, its not a friendly environment, specially if you don't speak French. You have to carry the equipment without any help ( I hurt my feet and fell...More

Thank Nicoli E
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Having tried scuba diving for the first time on Mahé, I opted to go for a PADI 'Open Water Diver' course with online/eLearning for theory and doing the practical part during my time on Praslin. Octopus Diving was near to where I stayed, so I...More

Thank mschomm
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We booked 20 dives by email, they told us we would have à 10% discount if we reached 10 dives, which we obviously did. They did not give us 10% but instead counted 2 10 dive packages plus additionnal fees for night dives and far...More

Thank mellion
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

We chose Octopus Diving as it was right next to the hotel we stayed in and so was walking distance.. On the day of the dive; there was a proper briefing on the equipment and safety techniques.. You are given all the gears necessary for...More

1  Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We booked our dives (package of 10 each and the night dive), which is highly to recommend, as they dive in small groups. If you come and book on site, you might ending up without diving. The staff is very friendly and absolutely professional. It...More

Thank Wiebke P
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I did 5 dives with Octopus in March 2017. In realy enjoyed their team. They offer free pick up at your hotel. Every day 2-dives trip guaranteed plus two single dive trips per. Nitrox is not a problem at all. Their guides are experienced and...More

Thank Pavol A
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