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Dive For You

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Galle Road | Hikka Tranz, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
+94 91 3 080400
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diving on new years day

looking for a place to dive on new years day near Galle, we ended up in Hikkadua with Dive For... read more

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Reviewed 15 May 2018
Annick V
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Cilegon, Indonesia
Top class

One of the best dive. I wish I went there the first day of my stay!! Their dive sites are great... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2018
JFBG
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Ballina
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Situated at Hikka Tranz, Hikkaduwa,we have the most ideal location for diving. Also for the beginner scuba diver to discover and truly appreciate the underwater experience.Dive For You have several programs, and several dive sites, to educate and share, and concerns for its environment with the enthusiast. Providing,a safe, service oriented,and a friendly, but professional service, is our hallmark
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Galle Road | Hikka Tranz, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

looking for a place to dive on new years day near Galle, we ended up in Hikkadua with Dive For you. Staff was very friendly, equipment as in good condition and well maintained. Very nice hotel were the dive shop is located. A shame that...More

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Thank Annick V
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DiveForYou, Owner at Dive For You, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

We are grateful for you taking the time to write about us. We hope to welcome you both back one day. Best regards Dharshana and Malinda

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

One of the best dive. I wish I went there the first day of my stay!! Their dive sites are great and they are not rushing you. We did a shallow dive on my second dive and we stayed over an hour me and the...More

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DiveForYou, Owner at Dive For You, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write a review for us, we really appreciate it. Best regards Dharshana and Malinda

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

If parents are looking for a place in Sri Lanka for their children ( 10 or older ) to learn how to dive look no further than the Dive for you dive center. It has amazing staff, because the people working at the dive center...More

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DiveForYou, Owner at Dive For You, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

We are grateful for you taking the time to write about us. Congratulations again on completing your PADI Open Water course.We are really pleased you enjoyed your course with us. Best regards, Dharshana and Malinda

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

The team was very nice. The briefing was done well, also repeating the signs, although just orally and not written in a white board. The dive was a bit boring. 3 big eels and a scorpion fish were the highlight. I saw a nudi branch...More

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DiveForYou, Owner at Dive For You, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Thank you for your review. We understand you are disappointed about your dive, unfortunately we can't do anything about what the under wild life world show you on that day. It's uncomfortable to getting seasick that's why we arrange especially only for you a boat...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

My 11 year old son has wanted to learn to dive for years, and a few days in Hikka finally presented us with our chance to realise his dream. I cannot praise Dive For You highly enough. They are professional, well organised and friendly and...More

Thank CatherineReichardt
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DiveForYou, Owner at Dive For You, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thanks for your review and sharing your photos with us. Congratulations again for your son on completing his PADI Open Water course. Best regards Dharshana and Malinda

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

Everything was taken care of professionally. However if you are subject to the sea sickness be careful - there are always waves and therefore swell

Thank Sergey F
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DiveForYou, Owner at Dive For You, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review for us. Best regards, Dharshana and Malinda

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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We did a couple of dives with Dive For You and highly recommend them. All team members were very nice and professional. The equipment looked like new and everything was well organised. Thank you for the good dives!

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DiveForYou, Owner at Dive For You, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

We are pleased you had such a positive experience with us.Thanks for the review! Best regards Dharshana and Malinda

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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We went diving with this school after a proper research and picked basis ratings and reviews. We weren’t disappointed. Darshana and Malindo - who was our instructor - are the most awesome bunch of people. Not only was Malindo patient with his teaching, he was...More

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DiveForYou, Owner at Dive For You, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Congratulations again, now you call yourself an Open Water Diver! Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review for us. Best regards, Dharshana and Malinda

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

I chose Dive for you after reading the excellent reviews on trip advisor and It surpassed my expectations! I tried a discovery scuba dive with Asanka, who was very professional and entertaining. I felt safe and really enjoyed my first experience of Scuba diving. I...More

Thank Hannah D
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DiveForYou, Owner at Dive For You, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review for us.Congratulations again on completing your PADI Open Water course. And becoming certified diver Best regards Dharshana and Malinda

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Thank you so much Darshana for arranging this trip of a lifetime to the Great Basses, selecting just the right timing to brave the waves to the Lighthouse. The logistics was smooth and much thought was put into ensuring a safe dive trip. The rental...More

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DiveForYou, Owner at Dive For You, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Thank you so much for the great review. We are glad you enjoyed the diving trip to Great Basses. It was a pleasure to show you the wonders of Great Basses. We hope to see you back at the dive center one day. Best regards...More

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biancolli
16 November 2017|
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Response from DiveForYou | Property representative |
Dear Sir/Madam, thank you for your message. The cost for a single dive is 5600 Sri Lankan rupees (per person) and for a double dive it is 10500 rupees, or if you want to do a 10 dive package the cost is 47600. The price is... More
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Shruti C
30 October 2017|
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Response from DiveForYou | Property representative |
Dear Shruti, We offer the Discover Scuba Diving (DSD) experience. The experience starts with a brief introduction to the equipment and an explanation of what is going to happen. We then take you into the pool to do some... More
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Dheeraj C
18 April 2016|
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The Dive centre itself does not organise any snorkelling trips how ever it is possible to snorkel in the area. We don't hire out snorkel gear as the gear is reserved for our divers, but there are usually gentlemen on the... More
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