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Address: Bay Street | Carlisle Bay, Bridgetown, Barbados
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Scuba gear

Visited Hazel last to buy some dive gear as I am starting out. John gave us excellent service. The advice was brilliant. I would recommend the shop to anyone. Thank you.

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Tracy K
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5 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visited Hazel last to buy some dive gear as I am starting out. John gave us excellent service. The advice was brilliant. I would recommend the shop to anyone. Thank you.

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Thank Tracy K
San Francisco, California
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55 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

We had two outstanding customer service experiences with Hazell’s. I would highly recommend them. Both times it was Joseph who helped us. (The owner was off-island.) Joseph delivered a battery for a dive computer on his way home, saving us the drive to Bridgetown. The next day, we needed a high pressure hose replaced on my regulator. Joseph fitted that... More 

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Thank Jane D
Rotherham, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2016

amazing ,i got a snorkel from here and i am very impressed with my purchase . A snorkel .great i enjoyed my visit here as it will get me prepared for the next time i go to a place where i can swim and snorkel

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Thank Hannah G
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

Pretty much the only dive shop on the island to buy things at. Owner is friendly, knowledgeable, helpful. Decent selection of gear and you will definitely be able to get what you need if you forgot or lost something.

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Thank Duke S
Saco, Maine
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2015

John Hazell genuinely loves to help people successfully discover the underwater world. He sells only equipment that is of the highest quality, and he knows how to suit you up perfectly for your individual needs and wants (no matter your age, ability, etc.). He also offers the best prices I've ever seen. He has really great insight and knowledge and... More 

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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2015

went to purchase some scuba gear,from Hazell's Water World.there i met the owner John Hazell,he was recommended by an employee from Rogers Scuba Shack,i think his name was Joseph.all i can say about John is he has a wealth of knowledge and is very happy to explain all the details about scuba gear,from how to care it to how to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2015

John may only want to deal with one customer at a time but you are guaranteed his full attention and he makes sure you buy what is exactly right for you. It will fit, work well and be the best to suit your needs. Duty free prices too. John knows his products well you can ask him anything at all... More 

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Thank Lucy A
Norwich, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2014

Bought a good snorkel and mask here, probably not the cheapest around, but they took the time to make sure it was the right size and how to care for it. Could have had duty free if I had my passport.

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Thank smoo8807
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 11 November 2014 via mobile

Wow wow wow wow wow. John is a genuine, laid back, respectful, knowledgeable, fella. Talked to both myself and my partner without patronising us, making us feel like we could ask him anything!!! Lots of free advice and fair priced kit. Trusted and respected. 👍👍👍

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Drammen, Norway
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2014 via mobile

While gettin' certified at Roger's Scubashack i wanted to buy my own ABC equipment. Got good help with mask, fins and snorkle here. John tales his time with every customer as it seems he only wants satisfied customers! When i come back ill visit this shop again! Offers dutyfree shopping which is nice for us tourists:)

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