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We are a cosy and professional dive shop with PADI certificate instructors and brand new Mares equipments. We take time for our guests, want to create an unforgettable experience and would like you to enjoy the surroundings of El Nido, on surface...more
Hama Street, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
+63 999 171 2915
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic fun dives at Dilumacad Tunnel, South Miniloc and Twin Rock! Saw blue-spotted stingrays, banded sea krait, huge shoals of yellow snapper and a huge green sea turtle.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank nickoakes1
Reviewed 6 February 2019

Celebrating my brother 50th birthday I looked for a one day of private boat diving in El Nido. My goal was to make it a perfect day. I emailed a number of dive shops in El Nido and Yoshi-san(the owner of El Dive) was the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank AvramiTzur
Reviewed 17 January 2019

My friend and I were planning a diving trip for the end of 2018. I looked at most of dive shops on tripadvisor and also did some google search, I found El Dive. The reviews were great so we decide to book with El Dive....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ZhenyiY2
Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

Never thought I’d find a dive team as good as Palau Dive Adventure, but Yoshi and his team is right there!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mbln2015
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

I did my open water diver course with Aireen and absolutely loved every part of it. They go above and beyond just giving you the course. Your dive experience in a world class diving destination is sure to be a great memory and personalized to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alexis P
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

We've just had the most wonderful day diving with El Dive. Our guide, Mark, was fantastic at pointing out fish and writing them on a board as we found them so that we knew what were were looking for. The lunch was DELICIOUS!! Would recommend...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Loz0606
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

Nice peopel, big space at the boat, good food. Will return back to El Dive. Done 3 amazing dive on the day trip.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank espenl106
Reviewed 2 October 2018

What great friendly people , they have moved from their previous location . Now they have two locations one on the beach and the other on Hama street , when you come into the town go to the end of the street turn right to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bob H
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

My partner and I had great fun diving with El Dive. We originally were only going to do 3 dives but we had so much fun and enjoyed picking the dive sights the first day that we booked another 3 dives the following day. The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Lilliv1
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

I done open water diver course, and I chose this dive center from all others around, because it is small and there is not too much poeple on the boat as I prefer. Diving instructors are great and helpful, and I would recomend this dive...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank 15maurod
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11 June 2018|
Response from 15maurod | Reviewed this property |
It was around 400 euros, you have 6 dives in 2 days and lunch on the ship. And you must take test after.
9 September 2015|
Response from Bob H | Reviewed this property |
Hi , I was a beginner as well go to the place the night before and do the introduction and they take u out the next day for your first lesson . All up lesson and two dives lunch boat all included cost me $115. Australian... More
3 May 2015|
Response from El_NidoYoshi | Property representative |
We offer discounted price. Our PADI Open Water Course for 3 days is 18,000 php/pax instead of 21,000 php/pax, equivalent of 4 dives and our 4 days course is 21,000 php/pax instead of 24,000 php/pax, equivalent of 6 dives.