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“Another amazing 5 days liveaboard!”
Review of Bajo Dive Club

Bajo Dive Club
Ranked #21 of 176 Tours in Labuan Bajo
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Bajo Dive Club, enjoy the diving with the first dive school in Labuan Bajo. We offer Daytrips, Rincatrekking-Divekombination (Komodo Dragons), and Dive Safaries.
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We have just spent 5 amazing days on the liveaboard with Frank. This is our 4th year of being on this Safari. The diving was fabulous, the boat crew were very attentive, the food was delicious and the boat has a lovely area for chilling out between dives. Frank's many years of diving in Komodo National Park and the knowledge that he has built up of  the sites meant that we got the best available diving. The Coconut Resort is also great place to chill out before and after time on the dive boat. Thank you Frank and his wonderful crew. Can't wait until our next visit!

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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I'm glad I didn't see the recent reviews before I booked my dive trip here, because then I would've missed out. I had an amazing experience through Bajo dive! Ariane was my instructor and she was sooooo fun, passionate, helpful and reassuring. I signed up to complete the 4 open water dives for my certification, and a lot of other dive shops wouldn't take me either because I was alone or because I was not taking an official PADI course (I was taking SDI which is similar and legitimate, but you know..politics gets into everything, even diving!). Ariane took me in and even happened to have another student in a similar situation, so we became dive buddies! We had an incredible time and saw the most beautiful underwater life. I was very nervous, but the guides helped me feel more comfortable. Regarding equipment: The BCDs were very new and in great condition. The regulators also in great condition. There were minor issues with a couple fins and wetsuits, but nothing major. This is not as fancy or expensive a dive shop as others in the area, so I did not expect everything to be perfect. It was overall a fantastic experience. I would highly recommend them!

1  Thank srashid3
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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

After screening different companies we chose bajo diving because they offered us an unbeatable price.

We were so excited and then we met Frank the owner. My boyfriend and me also organised another couple to join us. So we brought Frank 2 more clients.

The first expression was just really disappointing and shocking. He was arrogant, rude and unfriendly! Did not talk to our French friends, wearing his sunglasses all the time in the office, talking very very rude with his employees. The equipment he offered us was also pretty disappointing (old!!). Thanks good the divemaster realized my bad bcd and found a better one for me!

The big day came and we started our trip. Thanks god without grumpy frank and just with locals! The boat is not the newest one but for us it was fine: clean, cosy, authentic. And the Indonesian crew was just amazing! Such lovely, friendly and heartwarming persons!! The food was just incredible. Thanks to them we had a perfect trip even though Frank gave us such a bad expression of his own company.

To all divers: if you think about a dive safari, just do it. The dive sites are really amazing and unbelievable.
If you choose bajo dive, make sure there won't be more than 5 divers on the boat AND frank will not join the boat ;)

Melanie & John from Germany

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Reviewed 15 May 2017

Great place to stay if you are looking for a peaceful place. Few spacious and well laid-out bungalows in a natural, green surrounding. Friendly and caring stuff that make you feel like at home. We strongly recommend their snorkelling/diving boat trips! Stephanie is the best - great person, dive master, and guide.

1  Thank ZuzannaPiotr
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

Did two dives with Bajo Dive in December. Didn't really think the boat compared to other boats in terms to how well it was set up for diving. Wouldn't necessarily say the service was bad, but in my experience, Neren Diving, Flores Dive Centre or Manta Rhei are much better options.

1  Thank ps257340
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