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Thalassa PADI Dive Resort

#2 of 2 things to do in Bunaken Island Features Animals
Jl. Raya Molas, Bunaken Island 95242, Indonesia
+62 812-4350-0956
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World-class diving with heart and soul

Bunaken, Bangka and Lembeh are legendary among the diving fraternity … regularly named alongside... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
utopians
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Gold Coast, Australia
Fabulous dive resort away from the crowds

The Thalassa dive resort offers a great range of diving, with most dives only a 20 to 30 minute... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
WJ2450
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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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  • Average6%
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Jl. Raya Molas, Bunaken Island 95242, Indonesia
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+62 812-4350-0956
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bunaken, Bangka and Lembeh are legendary among the diving fraternity … regularly named alongside the world’s best. And we found Thalassa not only the best equipped to sample the North Sulawesi diving, but also discovered the rare philosophy of the five-star PADI dive resort when...More

Thank utopians
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Thalassa dive resort offers a great range of diving, with most dives only a 20 to 30 minute boat ride from the wharf. The wall drift dives are very good and the dive-masters take good care of you. The sand dives have some interesting...More

Thank WJ2450
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I did my OWD here and it was a great experience! Everyone was very friendly and patient and the food was great! I really enjoyed myself and will definitely come back! :)

Thank Sarah T
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We were somehow forgotten at the airport, which I would not have minded if it had not been so late at night. Moving on... Villa #8 was lovely. It was large and very clean, with working AC, a refrigerator, two large comfortable beds with mosquito...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 16 March 2017

What a terrific resort! We had a delightful, comfortable cabin, with adequate space to put our things and it was neatly made up each day. We are snorkelers, but melded quite comfortably into the diving community. So well in fact, that we took an impromptu...More

Thank LuRue
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Thalassa Lodge and its staff went out of their way to make our trip a very memorable one, starting with a . greeting with a fresh coconut milk drink. We are experienced snorkelers, having had the opportunities to snorkel in several different places in the...More

Thank Sue391
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I stayed at Thalassa with a fellow diver back in Aug, 2014 and, based on that visit and the improvements I'd seen through Thalassa's website and newsletter, decided to bring a group of 16 (discerning) divers from Australia, including 4 of my family, with me...More

Thank MKK60
Reviewed 16 February 2017

A group of my dive friends have just returned from here, we stayed in the Hilltop rooms,there is a little climb to get there but by end of week we were pretty fit. The diving ,the dive staff were sensational anything you asked just happened...More

Thank jaruso2
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Great diving with ThaLassa dive center. One week stay and scuba diving on dive show special package. Did 12 dives in the week. The diving was super but trips to Banka and Lembeh strait were off the scale good. They are very good at scuba...More

Thank Mark_Victorville_CA
ThalassaDiveCenter, Public Relations Manager at Thalassa PADI Dive Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2016

Hi Mark, thanks for your review. Hopefully we see you back next year again !

Reviewed 19 November 2016

What a nice little gem! We didn't expect this place to be so friendly. The entire staff is very accommodating in anything you might need (they even tell you up front during checkin - all you need to do is ask). Case in point: I...More

Thank Arjen B
ThalassaDiveCenter, Public Relations Manager at Thalassa PADI Dive Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2016

Dear Arjen, thank you for your stay here and the review you wrote about our place. We have picked up your point about the breakfast. Thanks!

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cakenbk
How bad are the mosquitos? I get terrible reactions to mosquito bites and need to know whether there are clouds of mosquitos or just a few - that repellent will be effective against. Thanks very much!
14 June 2016|
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Response from ThalassaDiveCenter | Property representative |
Apologize for the late reaction. We have just discovered this feature. It's really difficult to predict the presence of mosquitos. We do have a few iin the morning and just before sun set but no clouds. We have Mosquito... More
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