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Dive Kaikoura

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3 weeks ago
“Top dive”
4 days ago
“Great location, shame about the vis”
The Kaikoura coastline is abundant with sea life which makes diving with us an unforgettable experience. As a 5 Star PADI Dive Centre our professional team will provide you with a safe and fun environment to learn to dive, go on guided tours and...more
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13 Yarmouth Street, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
+64 3-319 6622
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I booked a double dive with Dive Kaikoura on Christmas eve. They did a great job of preparing for the dive but when we dropped down the vis was 1 meter max. We persevered for a few minutes until the divemaster called it off. And...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had an awesome dive with Hubertus! Really skullfull dive instructor who made things really easy and safe!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Roel F
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Dive Kaikoura is great! I signed up for a a refresher dive with them and actually went on an open water dive. My guide, Hugh, was a very proficient diver and instructor - in addition to skills overview he helped me work on buoyancy, which...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

We bought mask and snorkel somewhere else and just came in to ask if theres some good snorkeling around. In the end the super friendly and relaxed owner gave us good tips and even treated our masks withe chemicals which prevented them of fogging up...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Julia G
Reviewed 21 February 2015

As a stranger wanting to dive in Kaikoura I popped into the local shop for some local knowledge. The owner of Dive Kaikoura is Nigel and his experience and passion are second to none. How strange it is to see a dive shop owner who...More

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank matt o
Reviewed 5 November 2014

Hi there, yesterday I had a shore dive with Nigel! As I learned diving in the red sea and After that have been diving only in warm water (Bahamas, curacao, key largo) it was my First experience in cold water. As it is spring Right...More

Date of experience: November 2014
3  Thank Nicole S
Reviewed 8 January 2014

I had a wonderful dive with Nigel. The sea live in New Zealand is amazing. There was a seal that followed us for several minutes. Kelly and Nigel have created a dive shop that is very friendly, professional and caring. Everybody who loves diving should...More

Date of experience: January 2014
1  Thank Ilona E
Reviewed 16 December 2013

Very friendly bunch here at dive kaikoura. We didn't have luck with the weather but even at minimum visibility we gotta see some sealife. Nigel took good care of us, and he has some nice dry jokes to lighten the mood on the way to...More

Date of experience: December 2013
3  Thank attilakovac
Reviewed 9 December 2013

Great people and staff with lots of experience. The gear there was maintained and new and the price wasnt that expensive. If you are a diver hop in there and check it out... There's nothing like a dive to calm you down..

Date of experience: December 2013
1  Thank Ehud J
Reviewed 23 November 2013

My first dive in New Zealand and had a wonderful dive. The staff at Dive Kaikoura are just great, from the first time I made contact with them right though to the end they just could not do enough. It's great that they explain that...More

Date of experience: November 2013
2  Thank Kelly E
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