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Buccaneer Diving

#2 of 17 Tours in Paje
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Buccaneer Diving is East Africa's ONLY PADI CDC Centre and offers diving on the uncrowded South East coast of Zanzibar. Paje, Bwejuu and Jambiani is a location known for its pristine corals on the outer reef and excellent critter diving (including...more
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Paje, Paje, Tanzania
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All reviews sea horses ginger tea dive shop my advanced open water pre dive briefing outer reef dive days surface interval basic skills four days great dive two tank super fun perfect combination fruit leaf fish a lot of fun
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a great dive with Arnold. He’s the best! He took good care of us. Saw extreme color in coral and fish.

Thank DeborahJanz
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took the open water course here, and my instructor Didi was really nice and professionel. Everyone at the center were so helpful and everything went to smooth. Zanzibar is also a great place for beginners, since the water is clear and almost warm. And...More

Thank Katrine S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend visited whilst in paje..for him a first time diver, who has now fallen in love with it. The guys that run this place are amazing, knowledgeable and so chilled out, we couldn’t recommend enough! Would have loved to have stayed longer...More

Thank georgieb766
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did my Open Water there and my instructor Arnold was very nice and helpful. The pickup from the Hotel is also for free which is a nice addition.

Thank Jelentes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are not divers but we are avid snorkelers, and we did a trip out to Blue Lagoon with our guide, Ibraham. We snorkeled two sites, both of which contained lots of coral and coral canyons as well as lots of fish and even a...More

Thank GlobeTrotting782097
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did 4 dives over two days with buccaneer diving. Started in pane on the first day and then mnemba on the second day. Beka, our dive master was absolutely fantastic!! He was patient with us and took the time to make sure we saw...More

Thank _anjanaswath
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had 2 dives with Didi: they give the opportunity to see many fishes e likely we met about 10 dolphins near the reef... we had the chance to snorkle with them! The staff is helpful, with experience and professional!

Thank Matteo L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I did 6 dives with Buccaneer which was recommended by my hotel. From the beginning Wycliffe was very helpful in providing detailed and fast information about the centre, the dives and the prices. 2 dives in Mnemba atol and 4 around Jambiani in the lagoon...More

Thank elisep906
Reviewed 4 October 2018

In short – We had good dives and got excellent service. For more information: Before arriving Zanzibar we contacted the diving club through e-mail and got all the information we asked for (prices, recommended diving sites etc.). After arriving to Zanzibar we booked a trip...More

Thank Hannan G
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Professional staff who took us on a dive on Mnemba Atoll. While my father and I went scubadiving, my mother and sister went snorkeling. The four of us had a great experience with Buccaneer. The dive was pretty expensive compared to other places I've been...More

Thank Nadège L
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3 November 2018|
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Response from GlobeTrotting782097 | Reviewed this property |
I can't advise you about the visibility in April. We were there in October, as it was "spring." We stayed at Jambiani Villas, which was very comfortable, and they can arrange a trip with Buccaneer although we made those... More
31 August 2018|
Response from Bruce P | Property representative |
Hi Thank you for reaching us and apologies about our website. We are currently upgrading and we are down for few days. We will gladly do the refresher and buddy you with another diver. All you need to do is request the... More
6 September 2016|
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Response from Mainye W | Property representative |
Hi We will be delighted to have you dive with us during your holiday and we will gladly arrange for the refresher before the dives. We always go out for a double tank dive and we charge $130 including full gear. The... More