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Octopus Diving Center

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Anse Volbert on the Cote d'Or, Praslin Island, Seychelles
+248 4 232 602
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Professional crew

We booked our dives (package of 10 each and the night dive), which is highly to recommend, as they... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
Wiebke P
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Blankenberge, Belgium
wonderful Indian Ocean dives

I did 5 dives with Octopus in March 2017. In realy enjoyed their team. They offer free pick up at... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
Pavol A
via mobile
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  • Average5%
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Anse Volbert on the Cote d'Or, Praslin Island, Seychelles
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

We booked our dives (package of 10 each and the night dive), which is highly to recommend, as they dive in small groups. If you come and book on site, you might ending up without diving. The staff is very friendly and absolutely professional. It...More

Thank Wiebke P
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I did 5 dives with Octopus in March 2017. In realy enjoyed their team. They offer free pick up at your hotel. Every day 2-dives trip guaranteed plus two single dive trips per. Nitrox is not a problem at all. Their guides are experienced and...More

Thank Pavol A
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We had 2 beautiful dives. The water was very choppy but visibility was excellent. Our dive master was safety minded and took time to point out sea life we may have missed. They pack 12 divers and 3 crew onto a small boat so getting...More

Thank Lynn N
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Very friendly and helpful. We went to curieuse island and they even provided us with free snorkelling equipment.

Thank Anumeha M
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We did 3 days of diving with Octopus. The divemasters did a good job and overall had pleasant dive days. The atmosphere was relax and laid-back. We brought our own gear but from observing the other divers their equipments are well maintained and fairly new....More

Thank 59Richard786
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We went diving to Praslin on 30th december , the e-mail exchange with them was clear and precise. Unlike a lot of other shops they don't force you to pay upfront instead they block a seat for you which is great. My initial experience didn't...More

Thank mecapri
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We booked a check dive and a regular dive. The email exchange beforehand was clear and friendly. The owner was so kind to pick us up at our hotel. At the base and on the boat, the staff were friendly and professional. We were taken...More

Thank Thorsten F
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Both Octopus and White Tip are excellent this one was closer to my hotel as it is in the middle of the beach so was a shorter walk. Also they have Nitrox which I highly recommend if you haven't used it yet. It isn't extra...More

1  Thank Onamulunga
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

It was my first dive and I had the full support from one person (I think it's the owner.. ;) the whole time. He explained everything and was really patient. Diving for the first time, in the beautiful island of Praslin and seeing two sharks,...More

Thank letsbra
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I spent 2 weeks in november 2016 on praslin with a friend, and we've done 20 dives with Octopus diving center. It's good reputation that we've red on the web was quickly confirmed. Florent and Hélène, the owners of the center, were incredibly nice, as...More

Thank Sylvain_Bacq29
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