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Submariner Diving Center

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Hama Street | Brgy Masagana, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
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Great dive-experience

We had a full day of signing including three dives. We hadn’t been diving for about 11 years and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
dassie94
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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Great diving

Did 3 dives with Submariner. Boat and equipments were alright, DM also provided very clear... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
jo y
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Singapore, Singapore
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SUBMARINER DIVING CENTER is the first PADI 5 Star and PADI TecRec Resort in El Nido, Palawan Philippines. Submariner is also certified as a AQUALUNG PARTNER CENTER who offers high standards in Diving and Education as well as diving gear branded by AQUALUNG and APEKS. Not only is the equipment considered a high standard, the staff are highly qualified and we ensure that everything is kept to international standards. For us diving is fun and enjoyable and that's what we want our guests to experience. We are located in the middle of the Main Beach of El Nido, come and visit us and learn more about Submariner and diving with us. From November 2012 Submariner have also been offering Diving Safari's to the world famous WW2 wreck destination, Coron. After diving we welcome you to the Eagle's Sport and Cocktail Bar located directly on the beach and Habibi Restaurant & Shisha Cafe located on the 1st floor where you can hang out and enjoy great food, drinks and perhaps even a Shisha!
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“diving center” (42 reviews)
“fun dives” (48 reviews)
“dive shop” (55 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Hama Street | Brgy Masagana, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a full day of signing including three dives. We hadn’t been diving for about 11 years and the instructor we had was very thorough going through all the equipment. We felt very safe and we had a lovely day. We had a smaller...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Did 3 dives with Submariner. Boat and equipments were alright, DM also provided very clear briefings with safety being the utmost concern which is really important. Lunch was provided and was delicious, which is important to me too. Boat was also packed up with as...More

Thank jo y
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I did two day trips out of El Nido and a five day / four night dive safari from El Nido to Coron and return. All a total of 16 dives. Every dive was very well organised and safely supervised. The food onboard was excellent.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i have dived with Submariners on a number of trips to Elnido over the years, however this was my first Seafari to Coron with them. I can tell you it lived up to all my expectations, the trip was amazing. We dived some really nice...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to El Nido for a few days and came across this dive shop while walking down the beach one day. The owner and the staff are super friendly and answered all of my questions professionally. Since I never dived before I was recommended...More

Thank Denise2604
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ShaunBoag, Manager at Submariner Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Denise, we are glad you enjoyed your diving experience here with us. I agree that the staff are fantastic and I am glad you had an unforgettable time here in El Nido. Make sure you came back and visit soon, next time the open...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to El Nido just to get my dive cert and it did not disappoint! The staff at Submariner were so helpful and welcoming- Sam responded to my inquiry right away and helped me figure out my trip and I couldn’t have asked for...More

Thank Chloe C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there because of all the good reviews on Trip Advisor. The location itself is at the beach. The interior is not cosy and compared to my other diving Centers I wouldn’t hang out there after diving and chat with others. Really good equipment mostly...More

Thank Kat J
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I decided to travel to El Nido, my number one goal was to see a sea turtle. Neither my boyfriend nor I have had any diving experience, but we signed up for the discover scuba diving tour and had an amazing time! It was...More

2  Thank Kathleen L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best food I had in my day trip diving experience. Although some more fruits after lunch will be great as this tends to run out fast. All other food have plenty for 3rd or even 4th servings. Dive masters know the area well. Generally easy...More

Thank ngung chia s
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This dive center was recommended to me by one of my dive friends and i can only confess - it is very well organized center with a high attention to safety, marine life and fun. Special thanks to Win, who is totally skilled, funny, carefull...More

Thank Maria V
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luvu63
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and what is like the cost of stay and other things over there...
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cecilegotan
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Response from ShaunBoag | Property representative |
hello, you can book your dive with us. a daily dive package includes 3 dives all equipment and lunch. As it has been quite a while since your last dive, we would recommend doing a refresher dive to go over some of the skills... More
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