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Borneo Divers

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Awesome Experience

Big thanks to Borneo Divers operating from Star marina at the Shangri-la Tanjung Aru resort A... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
Michael N
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One, Two and Captain Sparrow - Fantastic Day

Great day diving. Everyone was friendly and helpful. Our DI - One (that’s what he said his name... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
rpatel23
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Borneo Divers Training Institute (BDTI) is the very first PADI 5 Star Dive and Instructor Development Centre offering a comprehensive range of PADI certification courses from recreational to professional. In operations since 1992, we are recognized...more
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Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Big thanks to Borneo Divers operating from Star marina at the Shangri-la Tanjung Aru resort A fantastic crew led by Ray and Jonathan trained me, my wife and 2 teenage boys in the PADI open water diving certificate over the last 3 days. They were...More

Thank Michael N
BorneoDivers, Public Relations Manager at Borneo Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Dear Michael, Thank you for choosing Borneo Divers and for taking the time to review us! Thank you for the full 5/5 star rating! We are very happy that you enjoyed your dive with us an compliments our dive instructors for their services. It is...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I are currently staying in the Shangri La Tanjun Aru and our experiences of this dive school are contrary to the other positive reviews unfortunately. I’m a PADI Rescue Diver and my girlfriend is an Open Water diver, but has done over...More

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BorneoDivers, Guest Relations Manager at Borneo Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Dear Firebladedude, Greetings from Borneo Divers! Thank you for taking the time to share with us your feedback. I am very pleased that you took the time to share your feedback as this provides us an opportunity to review our services and facilities to ensure...More

Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Great day diving. Everyone was friendly and helpful. Our DI - One (that’s what he said his name was) and Two (the other DI) were fantastic. Captain Sparrow - boat captain. All light humoured and fun. All my kit was set up for both dives....More

Thank rpatel23
BorneoDivers, Public Relations Manager at Borneo Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Dear rpatel23, Thank you for choosing Borneo Divers and for taking the time to review us! Thank you for the full 5/5 star rating! It is indeed our pleasure to have you as our guest. We are happy that you enjoyed your dive with us...More

Reviewed 31 March 2018

We found the Borneo Divers by chance as they have a little shop at the Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort where we stayed for 5 nights. I'm an AOWD with dive break since almost 5 years. My wife is OWD with dive break of almost...More

Thank Sneckerich
BorneoDivers, Public Relations Manager at Borneo Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Dear Sneckerich, Thank you for choosing Borneo Divers and for taking the time to review us! Thank you for the full 5/5 star rating! This was truly a remarkable read, we are glad that you loved our services and facilities and happy to know that...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I have just completed my first day of diving with Borneo Divers. Everything, from logistics to the dives, was well organised. The staff were friendly and polite, and the dive master was experienced and safety conscious.More

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BorneoDivers, Public Relations Manager at Borneo Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Dear Danny, Thank you very much for your feedback. We are glad that you had a good experience. Will definitely pass your message to them. Enjoy the rest of the course and we hope that you will come back for fun dives. Have a great...More

Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Im sixty years old and my son took me for a Discovery Dive i was so nervous! All the staff were fantastic taking me though the steps. Once i was in the water it felt like i had enteted another world. Words cant express how...More

1  Thank terry246
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We were staying at the Shangri-La Tanjung Aru resort and BD has a shop right next door. We were able to book and put the cost on our room bill so we set off the next day on our dive. Our DM was Scott who...More

1  Thank JohnsonsCanada
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We spent 4 days diving with the Borneo divers team based on Mamutik over the last week. We had planned to dive at Sipadan and Mabul and cancelled our trip to due to the UK FCO advice. Borneo divers were flexible and helpful throughout, communicating...More

Thank PHWadd
Reviewed 4 September 2016

My sister and I went for the diving course at borneo divers , we really had good experience with the staff there they were so friendly ,especially Eric ( our very patient instructor , Armstrong ( the guy with very nice smile ) , Tasha...More

Thank RulaK33
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

They were the first recreational dive centre in Sabah. Set up by commercial divers in the early nineties. I did my Padi Open Water Course with them in 1995. This month, June 2016, I booked diving trips with them again. They were very good back...More

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goazu
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Hi there. If you are interested in scuba diving whilst in Kota Kinabalu, check out the Borneo Divers site They have activities on both the East and West Coast of Borneo. Good fun to be had!
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