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One Ocean

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Come and discover the amazing underwater world and the bottlenose dolphins at the famous Mnemba Atoll in the Indian Ocean. We are the only the dive operator in Zanzibar to have a dive centre in Stone Town on the west coast where we dive the reefs in...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall a really good experience - as noted this is my first time diving in Africa so I don't have a good baseline of general operations there so I had to do some comparisons against diving around the Caribbean. Thanks to Adriane, Mark, Abdul and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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OneOceanManagement, Manager at One Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Byron_Goose_Johnson, thanks for taking the time write such a wonderful review! We are very happy read that you got a fabulous time and we are sure that your detailed review will be helpful to many readers. We will make sure that Rocky receives your...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018

The reception was amazing, great atmosphere, banter and loads of energy, the ride to beach is hot, dusty and bumpy… it’s Africa. We decided to snorkel, 2 dives at Mnemba Atoll, the sun was shining, water blue and there was a great vibe on the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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OneOceanManagement, Manager at One Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Glenn, thanks for taking the time to write a review and to share your opinion. We always pass compliments as well as we discuss issues with the entire team: expats and locals. On a daily basis we work hard to ensure the the highest...More

Reviewed 17 October 2018

Not a top rating if you want to see diverse fish and other marine life. BUT! You will see coral you won't see in Caribbean waters; we saw many new types of coral. These are not protected waters, and you will encounter fishermen in waters,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Karen G
Management-One-Ocean, Manager at One Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Dear Karen G, thanks for your great review! We are pleased to read that you got a good time snorkelling with us and that you really appreciate the fact that we give wetsuits to snorkellers too as it is indeed needed. We hope to have...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

My fiance and I booked a snorkel trip to mnemba atoll with One Ocean Diving Center. While we enjoyed the snorkeling, and thought the second site in particular was excellent, we both had money stolen from our wallets while we were out snorkeling. We both...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Management-One-Ocean, Manager at One Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Hi Ian, We are very sorry to read your review and quite sad to read how you felt the issue was dealt with. Firstly we did not accuse you or your partner of lying the same as we do not accuse anyone without proof. Secondly...More

Reviewed 21 September 2018

We took a day trip with two dives to the Atol and found One Ocean a well organized dive center. Though the boat is not very comfortable, the snacks offered to us between the dives made up for that because they were tasty and just...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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OneOceanManagement, Manager at One Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2018

Dear alexjoyce1, thank you for your nice review. We are happy to hear that you found our trip well organised and enjoyed our snacks on the boat. Compared to other places like for example Egypt, our boats are much smaller, but they're just what we...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

My partner and I did 4 dives with One Ocean and found it to be a great service. They were very responsive over email and made the booking process easy. The best part was the efficiency of the operation on the day. No waiting around...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Management-One-Ocean, Manager at One Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Dear Jodie and Mark, thank you so much for your lovely review. We are happy to hear that you had two wonderful days with us and enjoyed our service. We are doing our best for the trip to run smoothly and let our guests enjoy...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018

A taxi picked us up from our hotel and drove us to another hotel where One Ocean was based. The area around the dive centre was packed with people and it was fairly chaotic. We eventually filled in disclaimer forms and paid using a credit...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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OneOceanManagement, Manager at One Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Dear markandrewkeithr, thanks for taking the time to write a review. We are happy to read that the organisation of the trip was great and all the service provided by One Ocean was impeccable. Please note that on our boats we take a maximum of...More

Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We did our PADI somewhere else and come only for 2 more dives. We wish we had more time to do our certification there because the team was amazing. If you get the chance to have Pablo than you are lucky ! He is great...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Carolane P
OneOceanManagement, Manager at One Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Dear carolanepg, thanks for you wonderful review! Nice to read that you got an awesome time scuba diving with us, we'll make sure Pablo get to read your compliments, he will be thrilled. We hope to have you back for more fun in the sun,...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018

They organised a PADI discover scuba diving for my son’s birthday. Super nice, friendly and most important professional instructor (thanks Xanath). Good instructions and pool dive on day 1 + 2 open water dives 12 meters on day 2. We went out to the Mnemba...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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OneOceanManagement, Manager at One Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Dear LukeFields, thanks for your amazing review! I is really rewarding to read that you got an awesome time scuba diving with us under the supervision of our stunning Xanath, she sends a big thank you for the compliments. We look forward to have you...More

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Cannot thank one ocean diving enough for a great few days diving in Zanzibar. From the moment we arrived they were really friendly, answered all our questions, were very professional getting us all kitted up and patient whilst our 11 year old climbed all over...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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OneOceanManagement, Manager at One Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Sear AbbiJK, thanks for your superb review! It is so rewarding to read that you and your family have been properly looked after, felt safe and had loads of fun. We'll make sure all your compliments reach the entire team and Pablo. We hope to...More

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I think the dolphins are around all year but most likely to see them in the south of the island. They are elusive but do come to play sometime. Make sure you go with a reputable guide and I'd recommend one ocean dive... More
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