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Marine Life Divers

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26 One Love Drive | Mary's Bay, Westend, Negril, Jamaica
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Holiday-diving as it should be! Quick reply to emails beforehand, reliable transfer from and to the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
SebastianPattberg
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Great find!

Just done four dives and they were brilliant. Franz answered all my emails quickly and very... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2018
Amanda L
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MARINE LIFE DIVERS at Mary's Bay, Westend Negril, Jamaica. Our PADI Dive Resort established 1996 out of faszination of the Underwater World, the beauty of the Marine Life and the passion for Scuba Diving we started as a small Dive Shop with a personal and familiar Atmosphäre. Two Decades later we still offer the same just professional and personal Scuba Diving Training for Beginners and Advanced Divers. Starting with our Discover Scuba Program you'll learn how to breathe safe and comfortable underwater and be able to dive for your first time on a beautiful Coral Reef. For Beginners starting with youngsters at the Age of 10 Our experienced PADI instructor Team will happily guide you through any one of the PADI Certification Courses we offer. Scuba Diver, Open Water Diver, Adventure Diver, Advanced Open Water Diver, Rescue Diver and Divemaster. For certified Divers we offer daily 2 (two) Boat dives on Negril's beautiful Reef. Free pick up from any Hotel, Resort or Guesthouse in Negril.
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26 One Love Drive | Mary's Bay, Westend, Negril, Jamaica
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Holiday-diving as it should be! Quick reply to emails beforehand, reliable transfer from and to the hotel, fantastic experience on and off boat with Divemaster Owen and Captain David. All this comes with both a highly professional service and an extra personal touch from Franz,...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Just done four dives and they were brilliant. Franz answered all my emails quickly and very professional. Utta was such a lovely lady. Owen dive master was brilliant and always in control of the dive group. Will definitely use again next time in Negril.

1  Thank Amanda L
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

personally - my wife and i had a good 2-tank dive, everything was just “lacking” from boat conditions to near non-existent safety equipment. Basically- if have your own equipment and 20+ dives under your belt: they’re OK. If you need some assistance or mentoring, i...More

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Franz G, Owner at Marine Life Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Glad you enjoyed your dive. Yes I know our boat needs to be painted. As for safety the boat is seaworthy and has been inspected just 3 weeks ago and all nesesary safety equipment is up to date including 1st aid and oxygen.

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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Best experience ever with Marine Life Divers! I experienced my first scuba dive with Mike Cabana the instructor. I took the DSD course and was instantly struck with a new love for the sea. Mike spent the morning with me in and out of the...More

1  Thank Tara D
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Me and a friend did our open water certification here and our experience could not have been better! Franz is very friendly and helpful ond our diving instructor John did an amazing job! He's very relaxed and cool and we always felt very welcome and...More

1  Thank Kevin W
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

My husband and I both certified divers contacted Marine Life before traveling to Jamaica to arrange a shore dive during a short stay. Franz was quick to respond and answer any and all questions I had. He explained a driver would pick us up and...More

1  Thank Luv T
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

My son (15) and I completed our Open Water Dive checkouts with John B of Marine Life Divers (MLD). First, the pickup from the resort on both days was on time, and the drives with Franz's assistant were very pleasant. John was a great instructor....More

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Reviewed 6 May 2017

What an wonderful experience! Owen takes you down under the water and guides you through some of the most wonderful coral and sea life in Jamaica. He is a very calm and knowledgeable dive master making everyone feel right at home. Richard your boat captain...More

1  Thank Carolyn G
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

We were able to do 2 boat dives with Franz's crew. Franz picked us up and dropped us back off at our resort, which was great. His prices were comparable to other places we have been diving. We used the boat dock at the german...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2017

I was hoping for a few good days of diving with friends, but this dive shop really did not meet the expectations of what I am used to. The prices are much higher than usual, although they seem to be on par with the rest...More

1  Thank Sarah B
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Maurice305
6 March 2016|
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Response from Franz G | Property representative |
Hi Maurice, Yes, you will need to do a Watermanship Assessment consisting of 200 m Swim and a 10 min. Survival Float ! As for the classroom work it's done right at our Shop at Samsara . Best Regards ! Marine Life Divers... More
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