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Unawatuna Diving Centre

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No. 296 Matara Road | Peellagoda, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
+94 91 2 244693
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Padi AOWD

Last week I just did my AOWD at the Unawatuna Diving Center and Andi and the whole team did a great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ninal850
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Zurich, Switzerland
Advanced Open Water Diver

We (boyfriend and me) came to Unawatuna to do the Advanced Open water Diver and see some wracks. We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
erdbeerin2017
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Vienna, Austria
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The official page for UNAWATUNA DIVING CENTRE, PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Resort, Unawatuna and Sri Lanka's premier PADI Dive Resort, S-36133, and your gateway to the excitement and adventure of the underwater world! The UNAWATUNA DIVING CENTRE is a fully aoutorized PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Resort located directly on the beautiful Unawatuna Beach, at the Indian Ocean. PADI AWARD WINNER 2016 & 2017 for "Outstanding Contribution to the Diving Industry". German ownership and German management. We conduct all levels of PADI courses from DSD through to Dive Instructor Level and also run daily fun dives and snorkel tours. We teach in English, German, Sinhala & Tamil.
  • Excellent66%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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No. 296 Matara Road | Peellagoda, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Last week I just did my AOWD at the Unawatuna Diving Center and Andi and the whole team did a great job. We were a group of seven divers and the whole organization was just perfect and we all had a great time!!Thanks guys!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We (boyfriend and me) came to Unawatuna to do the Advanced Open water Diver and see some wracks. We had actually two dive master: Andi, and Tobi. Both were very professional and explained a lot. We are not that experienced and they looked after our...More

Thank erdbeerin2017
Hans Georg K, Inhaber at Unawatuna Diving Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review and congratulation to your advance certificate!! Have happy dives for the future. Also all the best from And and Tobi. You are welcome back any time at our UNAWATUNA & NILAVELI DIVING CENTRE. Regards Hans & theTeam

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went diving with Unawatuna diving centre, because I had a good experience diving with divemaster Sadeesh at Nilavelli diving centre. Unfortunately this experience was not good. My buddy (just another customer I didn't know) was out of air after 33 min., while I still...More

Thank Marjolein M
Hans Georg K, Owner at Unawatuna Diving Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Majorlein First of all i would like to thank you for your comment and second i would like to say some word regarding your complaints. I will go step by step through your review and try to answer best as possible. As a certified...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Rohana, is my diving Guru!! He made me fall in love with diving and I didn't even know him before I visited Unawatuna!!!! I visited Lanka in December last year and was lucky to include Unawatuna in my itinerary, that was the best thing that...More

Thank Manoj K
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We went to this dive resort having read the great reviews from TA. I can confirm this is the worst Dive Centre I have ever been to. We mentioned that we had not been diving for a while and so we were told we would...More

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Renate K, Diving Instructor at Unawatuna Diving Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Hi Alexisonsmith, We at Unawatuna Dive Centre would like to acknowledge your feedback. On the other hand, we would like to clear things up with the whole scenario in able to shed & provide everyone a better view on your experience. First of and as...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

I had 3 wreck dives with Sadeesh. Had a really good experience. Hans and all staffs are very friendly and accommodating. I will definitely come back to dive with them.

Thank KelvinChong
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Did 6 fun dives here including the nitrox course. Had a really good experience, the set-up is very professional and the dive instructors were competent and good fun. Sadeesh was a really good instructor and navigator during my fun dives, and knew the best dive...More

Thank Joshua M
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

The diving school is founded by the German Hans who even has two other schools at the East coast. We were in Unawatuna at the end of the season. Therefore visibility was okay but could have been better. The owner seems a bit tight-lipped but...More

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Renate K, Owner at Unawatuna Diving Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Thank you very much for your review. We are all happy that you enjoid the dives with us and our staff especially Sadhess take care of you. I am the owner and I am normally not light-lipped, but please except that I have a lot...More

Reviewed 29 March 2017

We signed up for two dives. We got equipment in good conditions, staff was professional and atmosphere was relaxed. After 10 minutes underwater it was clear that the visibility is very poor and we surfaced. We got back to shore and they didn't charge at...More

Thank Roy W
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We came for 4 days fun diving at UDC. It was a great and unforgettable time. Staff is super friendly, helpful, they try to fulfill your wishes as good as possible ! Good equipment, boat staff are really friendly they help you getting ready and...More

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Graeme H
21 May 2017|
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Response from Hans Georg K | Property representative |
From 15. October!! Check our website! unawatunadiving Regards Hans and Team
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pvasa2000
14 April 2015|
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Response from Hans Georg K | Property representative |
No!! Only 15 Liter Tanks available!!
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pvasa2000
14 April 2015|
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Response from Hans Georg K | Property representative |
All Dives are boat dives. I you wish we can carry your tanks to our dive boat. Request from our Dive Masters. Regards Hans and the whole NDC Service, Booking & Diving Team
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