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Sakalav' Diving

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Bemoko, Nosy Be 207, Madagascar
+261 32 07 437 21
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Our hotel recommended Sakalav Diving, and it fully deserves the accolades it receives! The... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Greg W
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Pretoria, South Africa
Great shop, great communication & operators

Nathalie and Alain are great hosts and divers. Our group dove with both of them over a week... read more

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Reviewed 10 December 2017
RangerRobin
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San Diego, California
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Sakalav 'Diving Nosy Be is a diving center managed with passion by a French couple: Nathalie and Alain-Benoit, who had dived for more than 45 years now. Capacity from 1 to 25 people Tailor-made dive safely and always framed Specialties: photo and video underwater, referencing of nudibranchs
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“sea horses” (2 reviews)
“local area” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Bemoko, Nosy Be 207, Madagascar
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Our hotel recommended Sakalav Diving, and it fully deserves the accolades it receives! The proprietors, Nathalie and Alain-Benoit, are delightful people in addition to being very professional. From the taxi pickup (included) to the light breakfast on board the boat, the scuba experience as well...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2017

Nathalie and Alain are great hosts and divers. Our group dove with both of them over a week. Convenient taxi pick up and shuttle to the shop.Nice shop right on the beach adjacent to the boats. Many of our group used the rental gear and...More

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Sakalav' D, Gérant at Sakalav' Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Thank you Robin for this feed back. It was a pleasure for us to dive with all of you. We also hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you again! Nathalie & AB

Reviewed 1 December 2017

I enjoyed my dives with Sakalav. Good dives, and equipment in good condition. Nice guides. Worth it :)

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Sakalav' D, Gérant at Sakalav' Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

thank you for your feed back! Godd continuation to you. Nathalie & AB

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed diving with Nathalie and Colin. We felt super safe, the equipment was good and the atmosphere was great too! Nathalie really knows a lot about Nosy Be and was super helpful. Thank you so much!! Nora & Kyle

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Sakalav' D, Gérant at Sakalav' Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

thanks to both of you. It was nice to have you with us. It was a very nice atmosphere with your group and we also had a good time with you. Thanks again and hope to see you soon! Nathalie, AB and Coline

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Nathalie is realy an excellent guide and very helpful. I can highly recommend sakalav diving. The equipment was in a good conditions.

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Sakalav' D, Gérant at Sakalav' Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you Annette... it was so nice to dive with you... enjoy the rest of your trip in Madagascar and hope to see you soon! Nathalie & AB

Reviewed 28 August 2017

We did 4 great dives with Sakalav and saw beautifull coral, turtles, a small shark and of course plenty of fish. Nathalie and Alain are very experienced and helpfull. I felt very safe with them. I would definitely recommend this diving centre to all my...More

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Sakalav' D, Gérant at Sakalav' Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you for this feed back. It was very nice for us to share a bit of our passion with both of you. We hope you enjoyed your long trip in madagascar. Goof continuation to you. Nathalie & Alain-Benoit

Reviewed 17 August 2017

It is a good diving center for experimented divers because they leave you quite free. They have a really good point that is that when first diver has 50 one of the dive masters goes up with divers with less remaining air but those who...More

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Sakalav' D, Gérant at Sakalav' Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

thank you Dolores, we try to give the best experience to all our divers for them to enjoy their dives in Nosy be... it was nice to dive with you and to share this such exceptionnal day with whale shark, whale and school of mobulas......More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

wonderfull experience patient professional and a lot of fun my first dive and saw 7 Dolphins,turtles, wonderful Coral; fishes and snails, Pegasus and crocodilfish thanks

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Sakalav' D, Gérant at Sakalav' Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

thank you for your feedback. It was so nice for us to share our experience and passion with you... So lucky girl seeing dolphins under the water at her first dive :-) Thanks again! Nathalie & Alain-Benoit

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Amazing experience. Very professional and nice team. We had a lot of fun and enjoyed it a lot. Highly recommended.

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Sakalav' D, Gérant at Sakalav' Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

thank you Clara for this feed back. it was nice to share dives with you! Good continuation to both of you. Nathalie & AB

Reviewed 30 April 2017

Echoing the comment above . . . . . Such a pleasure to dive with people who are so passionate and informed about the local area and wildlife. Sakalav are safe, experienced and will make your diving holiday very special!

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Nathalie B, Gérant at Sakalav' Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

Thank you Gemma, Such a pleasure for us too... For sure, we will remember our dives with you and this so wonderful "gift" at Olaf... Thanks again! Nathalie & Alain-Benoit

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