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Nautilus Scuba

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Lini Hwy, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
+678 22398
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Opportunity of a LIFETIME

I went scuba diving for the first time in Vanuatu with Nautilus Scuba, and the service was UNREAL... read more

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Reviewed 3 days ago
kaseynicholas96
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Melbourne, Australia
A great day out

Had a fantastic day out with Nautilus. Very professional service on the day, and during the booking... read more

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Reviewed 4 days ago
Chigroe
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Brisbane, Australia
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Nautilus Watersports is the best known dive operator in Port Vila and has established itself as one of the most professional scuba diving centres in the South Pacific with over 30 years in operation.Facilities include a large training pool, gear washing and storage areas, equipment hire and servicing facilities for all your scuba diving needs. We dive from a very comfortable purpose built dive boat "COWRIE" We go out of our way to make sure you have the best possible experience right from when we pick you up from your resort. Nautilus Watersports specialises in all facets of scuba diving from introductory dive tours through to a full PADI course (Open water, Advanced, Rescue and Divemaster). Each dive is different to the last with coral reef drop offs, amazing fish life, a huge cavern, night diving and wrecks. You can even dive a sunken flying boat!Why not join us and "Dive in Paradise"
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Lini Hwy, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
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+678 22398
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I went scuba diving for the first time in Vanuatu with Nautilus Scuba, and the service was UNREAL! Before going down I was extremely nervous and had doubts, but those who worked in the office as well as the divers were so patient and kind...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Had a fantastic day out with Nautilus. Very professional service on the day, and during the booking process.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my son diving for the first time... We both did the pool intro as it had been many years since I'd been myself. Had a fantastic experience, even the boat trip out into the bay was exhilarating. Have a renewed passion for diving and...More

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Leanne P, Front Office Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Great to hear that you have a renewed passion for diving and how good is it that you and your son will be able to dive together. We look forward to seeing you and your son (as a certified Dive) back diving with us again.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun, Safe, reliable. I wanted to trial it out - I did. Then I wanted to get my open water quals. these guys do it properly and help you to do genuinely learn how to get the skills. Absolutely fantastic. Curtis and the team are...More

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Leanne P, Front Office Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

So good to hear that you loved your diving experience with us here at Nautilus. Don't leave it to long before you hope back in to the water. Happy Diving.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great instructors and overall fantastic experience. All my friends who accompanied me as well as myself all agree it is an experience you don’t want to miss out on.

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Leanne P, Front Office Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Great to hear that you all had a great time. Don't be strangers and come back for another dive or two.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

did not feel completely safe. not enough staff or direction especially while diving ,not suitable for novicesMore

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Leanne P, Front Office Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Maureen, Thanks you for your though on your diving experience and we are very sorry that you did not feel completely safe. You went out on a Discover Scuba Diver, prior to going out on the dive boat you were shown a flip chart...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very professional, helpful and organised but the dives themselves were a bit rushed. The instructors have probably dived these sites many times before but they need to remember that most people are here for the first time. They need to stop and take a little...More

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Leanne P, Front Office Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review, we will most certainly remind out dive guides to slow down so that everyone diver can have a great dive experience and be able to enjoy our dive sites.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I did a two dive trip with Nautilus Scuba. The staff were all very friendly and very professional. We had a great time diving with the knowledgeable local guide and would definitely dive with Nautilus again if we return to Vanuatu

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Peter P, General Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Guys, So glad that you enjoyed your dives with us, we look forward to seeing you back diving with Nautilus real soon.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The team at Nautilus Scuba were awesome. Great people, super fun time, an amazing views under water. Will be returning to do full cert sometime soon

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Leanne P, Front Office Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Can't wait to have you back to complete your Openwater course, we also have accommodation above the dive shop.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We met Leanne, Peter, Jim, Curtis and Krish our instructor. They all made us feel welcome and clearly are passionate about diving. Krish was patient and diligent especially with my 13 yo son who was a little nervous at times. I would recommend these guys...More

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Leanne P, Front Office Manager at Nautilus Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing to dive with Nautilus, so glad that your son had a great time. Maybe we will see you back here so that your son can complete his Openwater Course :)

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Cheryl S
3 December 2017|
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Response from Leanne P | Property representative |
Yes we do
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masierowe
1 February 2017|
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Response from TracyTas | Reviewed this property |
You do a lesson in the pool first & you won't head off into the ocean until both you & the instructor feel confident. Enjoy!
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Joanne G
2 December 2016|
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Response from Leanne P | Property representative |
We can most certainly help you out with our diving needs. All of our divers are fully guide lead by our Instructors & Dive masters that will take you to the best diving spots Port Vila has to offer. Our specialties are... More
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