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5 Jun 2014
“Group diving trip was amazing”
2 Apr 2014
“Sadly Avadon has had to close its doors”
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Scuba diving, dive training, snorkeling, Mayan ruins and rainforest adventure tours. Dive training for kids age 8 and older. Snorkeling for younger children.
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Placencia, Belize
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+501 503-3377
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Reviewed 5 June 2014

I wanted to write this review even though it's been more than a year since I went on the diving trip with Avadon Divers, which is run by Anne Marie. I am going to talk about the company rather than the actual diving locations and...More

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank carochacha
Reviewed 2 April 2014

This is to advise that we had booked dives with Avadon for June 2014 but received information early in 2014 that sadly Avadon had decided to close, due to the downturn in bookings in the area. I was given a full refund of my deposit...More

Date of experience: January 2014
12  Thank Jeanne7759
Reviewed 12 March 2014

Got an email back saying they are not doing snorkel/dive trips at this time. They've rented their boat out as private charter. Really frustrating because they're website still shows them as taking reservations and they even list 2014 whale shark dates. Who knows what this...More

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank dutcharbordaniel
Reviewed 5 January 2014

This is a late review. We took our snorkeling trip in August of 2013 and we had just 1 other snorkeler with us and a group of divers. It was a total of 3 drops that were each fantastic. I ended up seeing a variety...More

Date of experience: August 2013
1  Thank Toolman87
Reviewed 3 January 2014

My 14 year old daughter and I got our open water portion of our certification done with Avadon. James was our instructor. He is excellent. We felt completely comfortable with him. He is patient and has the ability to just make you relax and enjoy...More

Date of experience: December 2013
1  Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 1 January 2014

Avadon came recommended by Lucky from Captain Jak's. We had been considering using another company that was a little cheaper, but comparing the quality of the gear and the fact that Avadon had a bigger, covered boat with more horsepower, we decided to choose Avadon....More

Date of experience: December 2013
1  Thank xtinahtravels
Reviewed 22 December 2013

We spent a full day snorkeling with Avadon. Apart from the quirky underwater camera I rented for $40 that took few good pictures9no biggie, I didn't expect much) we had a splendid time! They took care of everything, from equipment, to food on board the...More

Date of experience: December 2013
1  Thank MalachiUri
Reviewed 27 November 2013

Signed up for the Discover Scuba course as a way to experience scuba without the commitment of the full blown certification course. Following our "Discover" adventure and the great experience both in and out of the water, we immediately signed up for the Open Water...More

Date of experience: November 2013
Thank Rick E
Reviewed 27 November 2013

Avadon Divers provided a superb on all accounts yesterday to Glovers Atoll for diving and snorkeling! The super early departure by dive boat was so accommodating with a buffet breakfast, plenty of hot coffee and sea views to last a lifetime. Our guide, Yanek, was...More

Date of experience: November 2013
Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 18 September 2013

My scuba day was the one of the best days of my life! Just two days before scuba, I was literally in tears walking in the shallow area of the sea. I was terrified of the tiny fish in the water that I coud not...More

Date of experience: August 2013
2  Thank Meritz79
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