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Borneo Divers

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Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
+60 88-264 655
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I have just completed my first day of diving with Borneo Divers. Everything, from logistics to the... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
dannychan_sg
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Awesome

Im sixty years old and my son took me for a Discovery Dive i was so nervous! All the staff were... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2017
terry246
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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 leaders in all aspects of scuba diving education. Conveniently located in the heart of Kota Kinabalu, BDTI is a one-stop dive school that offers budding divers the opportunity to wet their fins and experienced divers the chance to continuously upgrade their scuba skills and certifications. Our modern training institute cum dive center allows students to efficiently and effectively learn the basics of diving in comfortable classrooms, using the state-of-art educational materials, before heading into the water.
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Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
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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

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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

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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

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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

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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 Rula K
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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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Reviewed 9 April 2016

Dived with BDTI a couple of days this week, 6 dives in total for me and 3 for my son. Good response to emails prior to arriving in Borneo. we were staying at the attached resort so it was very convenient, but the service received...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2015

My friend and I did some training here recently, I renewed my EFR course and my friend completed her rescue diver. Borneo Divers has a base at Shangri La Tanjung Aru resort. We booked through the resort and did our theory training in the office...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2015

My girlfriend and I stayed at Borneo Divers on Mabul for 5 days and had a great time. Our bungalow was clean and adequate, and we had a view of the pool and the beach just in the distance. Easy to get to the dive...More

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goazu
13 July 2015|
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Response from BorneoDivers | Property representative |
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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