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Absolutely amazing

On our first day on vacations we found the diving school and immediately decided to learn how to... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2020
Zurich, Switzerland
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Great dive experience

This year we signed in for the advanced open water dive course at the Phoenix dive club run by... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2020
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

Well this was our 10th visit to Plakias in 11 years and time to go and dive with Phoenix again. The set up and safe systems are the same but unlike some centres that pair everything to the bone Phoenix continues to invest in new kit and technology. I celebrated my 100th Dive with them and the bubbly was lovely post dive. If you are in Plakias and want to learn or do some diving, take word of advice from me and ask any local who teaches the locals to dive ? I bet Iit will be Isabella and Sonja at Phoenix.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Andrew M
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Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

Thank you Sonja and Isabella for teaching my girlfriend how to dive in a relaxed way. Your professionalism is top class. We had a lot of fun during theory looking forward to dive with you again. Keep up the good work! diving in the fish sanctuary was amazing. Never to be forgotten... Only repeated!

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 28 May 2015

In this way thank you for PADI training and the always exciting dives at the house reef at the old port of Damnoni. Who wants to experience great individual dives without stress needs to choose this divecenter. I highly recommend this divecenter for a diving course. I return again and again to Phoenix Dive Club to dive the house reef. Short preparation times, individual care, Isabella and Sonia offer a very safe way to explore the underwater world with superb equipment and acknowledgement. You were taken by pickup to the divespots (5 min), it goes easily into water and after a few meters you will find steep cliffs up to 40 m depth, caves, endless blue, there are groupers, lobsters, squid, octopus, monk fish in rave, Scorpion fish, moray eels, etc. This year isabelle works at the dive center. The Briefings are also availible in french language. If you love nature and secure relaxed dives you have to visit Phoenix Dive Club. There ist also a 2. nd center at the HAPIMAG resort, the easiest way to get under water while the youngsters are at the kidsclub or learn how to snorkel even by advice of isabella. You are family, thanks for the great expierience.

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 20 July 2014

My husband decided to learn to scuba dive last year while on holiday and had researched what was available in and around Plakias and also spoke to friends who live there. There was only one choice as far as he was concerned and that was Phoenix Dive Club.

Phoenix are an extremely professional dive school. You are treated as an individual and training is tailored to you as a person, going at a pace that suits you rather than someone else's timetable.

This year I decided to learn to scuba dive myself and being a bit of a nervous and cautious diver, picking the right dive club was essential. For me there was only one choice and that was Phoenix Dive Club. Ladies, as far as I'm concerned, you're simply the best...

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank DM1864
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Reviewed 19 July 2014

This is my 8th year visiting Plakias and my 2nd year as a Scuba Diver. I dive in England, Egypt and Crete and like most divers I value safety and professionalism and I carefully do my research before I "take the plunge". There are 3 dive centres in Plakias and I chose Phoenix based on the personal recomendation of my friends in Crete, I'm so glad I did ! Isabella and Sonja run Phoenix in a highly Professional manner and treated my wife and I as individuals and not cattle (like some centres). This year my wife decided to do her PADI qualification on a referral and was a bit nervous, no problem when chosing Phoenix as they really looked after her. There are other centres around and there are cheaper ones but Phoenix have been doing this for 26 years and it's simply that you Ladies are the best and we will see you next year :-)

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank Andrew M
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