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Aquatica Dive Resort

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Dili, East Timor
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The owners make this a great place (along with their fabulous staff)

We spent a very enjoyable week at Aquatica Dive Resort with a group of friends (some had been here... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Karen L
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Perth, Australia
Great OWD course

Thank you James for the perfect Open Water Diver Certification. You've been a very professional and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Meike_Hensen
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Cologne, Germany
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Dili, East Timor
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We spent a very enjoyable week at Aquatica Dive Resort with a group of friends (some had been here before). We opted for the standard accommodation and it was very comfortable, cool and spacious. We visited quite a few good dive sites that were also...More

1  Thank Karen L
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Thank you James for the perfect Open Water Diver Certification. You've been a very professional and patient instructor, I had a great time. Welcome to the addiction :-)

1  Thank Meike_Hensen
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The rooms are nice with kitchen and a large bed, privat bathroom and hot shower. The Diveschool, Juvi, James and Crystal are lovely. Juvi knows a lot about the different divespots, is not getting tired to show you the natural beauty of the reefs and...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Five days diving and staying with Aquatica. The worst part has been the roads getting to and from the dive sites, especially East coast - this will be fixed when the road construction is complete. Des & Jen are wonderful hosts and have developed a...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and I recently stayed with Aquatica Dive Resort and I completed my Advanced open water. First of all I chose Aquatica because as soon as I enquired Des message me back and answered all of my questions and made me feel very welcome....More

2  Thank Brendan S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The guys driving and helping out with all the dive gear were adept and very efficient. James was a very professional dive instructor who insisted that we complete the briefing on land before heading into the water even though there was a dugong there. James...More

2  Thank benedicttan94
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Reviewed 1 week ago

From my pick up at the airport, accommodation, breakfasts (including tea in a pot :-) and the excellent diving with Jovie, I can highly recommend Aquatica Diving. James and Crystal really looked after me and, Desmond (the owner) was spot on with his email communication...More

2  Thank scubacharlie
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Did my first ever shore snoerking. Timor Leste is known for their clear water and untouched corals and reefs. My untouched day trip consist of 2 locations, food and drinks. First location was at cable stop, the waves were quite strong and as it was...More

3  Thank Evelyn K
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Usually people go to dive resorts like this, to dive. People dive and came with some great diving experience. They see awesome things and take some great photos. This place is a special one, here, I met new people, wonderful people actually, they were so...More

5  Thank 012456789
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

It's the low season here, I was the only one staying there. Except for the lady manager, Abd the dive tan, no one spoke English, that's ok. The looks I could have done with out. The WiFi is absolutely horrible. Booked this place thru booking.com....More

1  Thank Divemaster-Harland
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zuni P
18 September 2017|
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Response from Shane12734 | Reviewed this property |
There are some locations where you can snorkel from the beach. Contact Aquatica direct to find out room costs, there is an email address on their website.
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Eliot L
28 December 2016|
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Response from TimorTravels | Reviewed this property |
LA, Sydney, Darwin, Dili If you go to Trip Adviser "flights" menu and type in your home airport and Dili as the destination. Alternatives include travel via Asia, entry via Singapore or Bali Hope you come to visit!
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