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Submarine Diving School

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Walla Dewala Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I made 14 dives and my 11 years old son completed junior OW. WISHNI was his instructor. everything was well organised. my son liked the course a lot. later he made 4 dives as a qualified diver and there was a dive guide with him...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Normunds S
Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend got passioned for diving and I wanted to share his passion, I started my open water but could not finished it because of an ear infection so I did it again at submarine diving in Unawatuna: the kindness, the passion for teaching and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jentravellingenco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good comm in arranging before arrival. Quick on water after arrival, nice instructor. Fins in particular are worn out ( broken) for me and my dive mate. Visibility not perfect , abt 10-12 m, so I gave up with the night dive, although they said...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gvdima
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took a beginners dive tour and we were extremely happy with everything. An important mention is that this place is significantly cheaper than others that do the exact same tour.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank FlorinA174
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I just completed the PADI Open Water Diver Course at the Submarine Diving School. It was our very first diving experience and we are thrilled we have done it there. Very clear and honest communication before the start of our course about...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Johan D
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

I have been today and the dive was good, visibility was ok and dive master take care of us and was patient. Equipment is good but I keep my bag in the boat and when I went to pay and check my money 40$ had...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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WisniN, Manager at Submarine Diving School, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Hi Thanks for your review. We are sorry about this but we surly say it's impossible to missing your money coz imployer he is few years working and we guess you miss somewhere else .when we ask how happen and you are faild to answer...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018

We operate a family run Homestay in Unawatuna for over 35 years. Many of our guests are PADI divers and inquire about local dive pad and we always recommend SUBMARINE. Its run by locals who are familiar with the dive spots, where sunken ships and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Asoka_una
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

We had Discover scuba dive program with submarine diving school. It was so amazing . Professionals dive masters. Program was about 2hours. They always fallow safety and standard. I believe them. I recommend every body this diving school.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank sandaruwan k
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Did a dive with them towards the end of the season. The visibility was quite poor and the currents were strong. The dive masters informed this to us before the dive. They provided two dive masters for the 3 divers. The tour was guided very...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Chanaka M
Reviewed 9 April 2018

If you really end up in Unawatuna you have many diving centers to choose from. I asked around a bit, and finally ended with the Submarine (although it was located at the very end of the beach near the temple) - and didn't regret it...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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br0dyfamily
12 August 2018|
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Response from WisniN | Property representative |
Hi Mark & jo Yes it's possible to dive on February and weather is great and current not strong. Almost no current. Yes you can book day before .
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KatyT895
8 May 2018|
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Response from WisniN | Property representative |
Hi Kathy We are open in August. We still continue diving at the moment. The conditions are depend. About 5 to 8 m visibility may more . we stop ship wreck but still you can dive Rock reef and coral reef.
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