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Scuba Guru

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| Salang Bay, Pulau Tioman, Malaysia
+60 19-737 8941
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Brilliant Open Water Course

On my recent trip to Tioman Island I completed my open water course with Scuba Guru. The level of... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Lorcan H
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He changed my life....!

Well... It is about time i write this long overdue review... haha.. It was in May 2016 when I met... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2017
bryyap
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Independent scuba diving instructor offering padi diving courses and fun dives. I provide a personal service unmatched by any of the dive centers here in Salang Bay on Tioman Island. I cater for individuals and groups, and can make arrangements to suit you personally.
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

On my recent trip to Tioman Island I completed my open water course with Scuba Guru. The level of instruction I got got was top class. Grahame is extremely accommodating to your needs and instructs in a nice relaxed and safe way. I emailed many...More

Thank Lorcan H
GrahameMassicks, Owner at Scuba Guru, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for taking the time and trouble to write this review. I also don’t like receiving generic emails, especially when they don’t answer any specific questions I had. One size doesn’t fit all and I prefer to take a more personal approach. The way...More

Reviewed 2 September 2017

Well... It is about time i write this long overdue review... haha.. It was in May 2016 when I met Grahame. It has always been my want-to-do thing about diving and so my lovely wife went and got me a diving course. She found Grahame...More

Thank bryyap
GrahameMassicks, Owner at Scuba Guru, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Hi Bryan, many thanks for getting fingers to keyboard and posting this review! Congratulations on achieving your Instructor certification! As you have seen with a few of the courses that you have helped me with the attributes of the student are critical to results of...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017

Learned by the book and beyond, felt safe all the time, enjoyed diving with Scuba Guru... Would recommend to anybody seeking experience and professionalism in scuba diving. At the same time, Salang (Tioman) is a great place with lovely people and best food.More

Thank Emir H
GrahameMassicks, Owner at Scuba Guru, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Many thanks for your review and kind words Emir! Safety is always paramount – this is a recreation and is supposed to be fun, but you can’t enjoy if you don’t feel safe! PADI is very good in this regard and we are actually trained...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017

We're a family of 5 pursuing our diving license and he made the almost impossible possible! Grahame had amazing patience and professionalism throughout our course, especially for my parents who are hitting their 50s. We were originally only doing our open water course but after...More

1  Thank sherminho_
GrahameMassicks, Owner at Scuba Guru, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Hi Sher Min, That was quit an event teaching your family to dive! I posted a photo of you guys on social media and one of my friends who is a very experienced diver was amazed that a family could go so far together! It...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017

Grahame, thank you so much for being patient with beginners like us and sharing your knowledge and experience with us. I never imagined I could do Scuba diving especially when I struggle with swimming  You made the training fun and enjoyable. I really appreciate...More

Thank AnkitNarchal
GrahameMassicks, Owner at Scuba Guru, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Hi Anik, Many thanks for this glowing review! I am glad you enjoyed your scuba course, and I hope to be able to take you further into scuba if you ever return to Salang! Safety is always my first priority. Minor scratches are the worst...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Really great personne and excellent professeur I did my open water with him and didn't speak very good English he was very patient and understanding with me!! I recommend him highly many thanks GrahameMore

Thank sabelette34
GrahameMassicks, Owner at Scuba Guru, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Hi there, Many thanks for your review! I am very used to teaching scuba to people whose English is not strong. If you think about it – it goes with the territory!! Luckily, we can’t talk underwater so for the diving it is not such...More

Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

This was my second dive course I took with Grahame, and again it was absolutely worth it! Not only did he help my boyfriend and me with the ferry schedules and accommodation, he also built the whole course flexibly around our skills and time schedule....More

1  Thank Anna A
GrahameMassicks, Owner at Scuba Guru, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Many thanks for this glowing review. It was great to welcome you back to Salang to take your Advanced Course and to meet Max and introduce him to diving! I could tell at the end of his first day that he was doing well and...More

Reviewed 30 May 2017

Grahame explains everything perfectly. We liked to dive with Grahame. Without hurry and with pleasure! I recommend to everyone! Maria and EvgenyMore

Thank evgeny9904
GrahameMassicks, Owner at Scuba Guru, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Many thanks for this review Evgeny! It was a real pleasure to meet Maria and you plus your other friends from Moscow! I am glad you had a chance to see some of the delights available in these waters, and it would be wonderful if...More

Reviewed 26 May 2017

Grahame gets good reviews here for good reason. Huge amount of diving experience and local knowledge, and proved very helpful with practicalities as well - providing advice on travel to Salang, and accommodation once there. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend.More

Thank Alex O
GrahameMassicks, Owner at Scuba Guru, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Many thanks for posting this review Alex. It is good to see that those who find me through TripAdvisor are prepared to feed back to this community. I am glad that you were happy with my services. While the primary service my customers seek is...More

Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Mr. Grahame is an institution by himself. His years of experience and vast array of knowledge is highly commendable. My friends and I completed the open water diver course with the Scuba Guru. His motivating and can-do attitude propelled us through the course. Just by...More

Thank neelganatra
GrahameMassicks, Owner at Scuba Guru, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Thank you for this insightful review. You have hit upon one aspect of learning to dive that no one ever mentions and that is the need for a disciplined approach. The entire course demand self-discipline from the student. Particularly in the unfamiliar underwater environment where...More

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