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Address: Lapu Lapu, Philippines
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+63 906 222 2000

Sidive is a PADI and SSI affiliated diveshop that specialises in offering...

Sidive is a PADI and SSI affiliated diveshop that specialises in offering great value Scuba Diving lessons in sunny Cebu in the Philippines. The academic part of our Open Water courses can either be done at our office in Mandaue City or as Online lessons. The diving part of our Scuba diving courses takes place at various locations in Mactan Island such as Vistamar Resort, Talima, Tambuli and at Kontiki house reef.Our Open Water Diver course starts at $285usd.

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Worth checking out if in Cebu

I did my open water course with Simon and his assistant Alfred. Alfred was amazing and a patient teacher and felt I was in good hands throughout. Also very encouraging as well... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2017
Taipei, Taiwan
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Taipei, Taiwan
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Reviewed 12 January 2017

I did my open water course with Simon and his assistant Alfred. Alfred was amazing and a patient teacher and felt I was in good hands throughout. Also very encouraging as well! Transport to the dive site and accommodation also very helpful. Highly recommend them for anyone who wants to learn how to dive when in Cebu!

Thank lkim138138
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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I did both my Open Water and Advanced Open Water PADI here at Sidive and would definitely recommend it. Each course includes 2 free nights of accommodation. The dive instructors Renee and Alfred were very friendly and knowledgeable. All the equipment was in good condition. I would definitely recommend Sidive for anyone.

Thank Jonathan L
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

I did my open water course with Simon and his assistants Alfred and Rene. Simon was accommodating with the dates and he let me stay at his place and provided transport to the dive site every day. His assistants were amazing and patient teachers and I was in good hands throughout. They were encouraging and I loved it so much... More 

Thank Calvin T
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3 reviews
Reviewed 22 December 2016

The dive crew were very knowledgeable. Completed the PADI open water course in 2 days. Price is right, customer service outstanding. Easy planning and reservations process; prompt response to my email 1 week prior to the dive. If you want to dive or learn to dive in Cebu, this is the place to go.

Thank Marigil L
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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We did the OWD PADI course with Simon's diving school. He helped us get through the theory material quickly but made sure we understood everything. The dive instructors were very professional. Was also very nice to stay in Simon's house. He's been very hospitable. It total a nice experience and recommend it to others.

Thank Wilko E
1 review
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Really friendly bunch of guys. They really know what they are doing and I really enjoyed my training with them and will definitely be back for the next stage. Thanks again

Thank Daniel S
Hsinchu, Taiwan
1 review
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Do your diving here and you are in good hands. Simon is a great and experienced diving instructor. His crew is also very good. Best decision to do my open water diving course with sidive

Thank 14stefan11
1 review
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Simon and his crew gave me a good experience while taken the 3 days padi open water certification. Rene his assistent, was good at teaching me the dive skills underwater and maked me feel safe. All though I think that on the sekund day everything had to go a little fast, which was a little stressfull for me.

Thank Iris d
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 10 December 2016

I've been wanting to do scuba diving for years, I came across Sidive on the web shortly before setting off for Cebu and did my theory prep in the UK before the 2 day open water PADI qualification. Simon and his team laid on an exceptional and memorable course and series of dives which included underwater photos and hands on... More 

Thank Adam L
Cebu City, Philippines
1 review
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Honestly you guys should stop reading this review and just book a dive course from this guy...Simon is amazing and so is the crew in fact he didnt just take us out diving but he took us out to dinner and drove us around the city...but guys dont forget the whalesharks because wow!!! look if u wanna go diving just... More 

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