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Asia Divers

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Small La Laguna Beach, Puerto Galera, Mindoro, Philippines
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Best Divemaster course setting and environment going!

I’ve left Asia Divers with a ridiculous amount gained. Under an hour after arriving I was already... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
John S
Best diving in the Philippines!

We’ve been coming here with the family for 20+ years and Asia Divers (and neighbouring El Galleon... read more

Reviewed May 14, 2018
Tom M
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Asia Divers/El Galleon Resort is located on Small La Laguna Beach, Puerto Galera with thirty air-conditioned rooms that blend into the tropical hillside. Other amenities include a waterfront restaurant, spa, three bars, free WIFI, swimming pool, and spa. The spacious dive facility is located over the water with private diving platform and pontoon. We are the only dive facility in the area which has this. Divers have their own crate for storage in a spacious area. Photographers have dedicated camera room and rinse tanks. You will be well looked after by the experienced crew who are there to help you with anything you may need. Asia Divers offers PADI courses from entry level to instructor level. Daily diving includes five scheduled daily dives: 8:00, 10:30, 13:30, 16:00 and 18:00 (night) with a choice of dive sites at each time. Dives are with six or fewer people using local Bangka (outrigger) boats and two speed boats. There is full range of diving equipment for rental and sale.
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Small La Laguna Beach, Puerto Galera, Mindoro, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I’ve left Asia Divers with a ridiculous amount gained. Under an hour after arriving I was already cracking on with the course, with the Instructors keen to get the qualification sorted so the real learning could get going. Doing the DM course with instructors with...More

Thank John S
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Allisonasiadivers, Marketing Manager at Asia Divers, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much John. We sure enjoyed having you here with us and wished that you didn't have to leave.The few months that you were here just flew by and everyone appreciated how much effort you put into everything you did here. We wish...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We’ve been coming here with the family for 20+ years and Asia Divers (and neighbouring El Galleon) never fail to live up to our high expectations. I’ve dived here many times and my brothers have done their Divemaster and Instructor courses here too. As a...More

Thank Tom M
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Allisonasiadivers, Marketing Manager at Asia Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words Tom. It's so great to see folks like you coming back over and over again. We really appreciate it and hope to see you again real soon

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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

We came to Sabang to dive with Asia Divers and even stayed at their accommodation for close proximity. We arrived at the pier to discuss diving options and tried to speak to the dive staff, who refused to speak with us and just pointed at...More

Thank Belinda H
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Allisonasiadivers, Marketing Manager at Asia Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I’m so sorry to hear that you had such a bad welcome to our dive center. We take reviews like this very seriously and will do our best to make sure that this never happens again. We would like to offer you a free dive...More

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Came here for the open water course and loved every minute. The staff met us at check in and was professional and polite during the entire 5 day trip. The private pier and training pool make your time diving here very pleasant and convenient. From...More

Thank MackLStanley
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Allisonasiadivers, Marketing Manager at Asia Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Mack. We're always trying to give our guests the best training and and experience here. Hope to see you again!

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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

This was my first visit here in almost 20 years and I was very impressed, I really enjoyed all the dives we did with our guide Brad and I would like to add the time we had was simply magical, it also was very nice...More

Thank Kwan Ming
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Allisonasiadivers, Marketing Manager at Asia Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Kwan Ming, So sorry about the late reply to you wonderful comments...I've been pretty much underwater over the past few months. . We were thrilled to see you back here too. Lots of time has passed, but some things stay the same. We're like...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Such an amazing team of people, all working together to make sure the business runs seamlessly, safely and ensuring everyone gets to see the beauty Puerto Galera has to offer. Everyone is so incredible passionate about diving here and I've never been to a place...More

Thank habevin
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Allisonasiadivers, Marketing Manager at Asia Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Habevin, Thank you for giving us this positve feeback. This is our home and we want everyone to leave here with a feeling of being part of our family. Hope you can come back again soon.

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

Asia Divers is a world class dive shop based in Puerto Galera. Divers from around the world return here on a regular basis because of the quality of service, equipment, beautiful and plentiful dive sites. The professionalism and competence of the dive masters and instructors...More

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Allisonasiadivers, Marketing Manager at Asia Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much Kate. I'm so happy you enjoyed the whole experience and hopefully you'll be ready to do it again later this year. We all here take pride in being able to show folks the beauty of Puerto Galera both above and below...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

I completed my tech level Advanced Nitrox and Deco Procedures course with Sam. Sam is super knowledgeable and a great instructor. He really explains things and also give you pointers to make you a better diver. He goes beyond the course to share his extensive...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

What a well organised & we'll run dive shop. We have just spent 12 nights at the El Galleon Resort & had the utmost pleasure diving with these people at Asia Divers. Upon dropping our dive gear off we were given a storage box numbered...More

Thank Kate H
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Allisonasiadivers, Marketing Manager at Asia Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for this nice review Kate. We all hope to see you here again!

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