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Submariner Diving Center

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Hama Street | Brgy Masagana, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
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Best week in the Philippines

just got back from a weekend of diving and noticed that i have not wrote a review for this awesome... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Guy B
Excellent diving center, highly recommended

I took a PADI Open water (beginner) 2-days course with the guys from Submariner. Overall a great... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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SUBMARINER DIVING CENTER is the first PADI 5 Star and PADI TecRec Resort in El Nido, Palawan Philippines. Submariner is also certified as a AQUALUNG PARTNER CENTER who offers high standards in Diving and Education as well as diving gear branded by AQUALUNG and APEKS. Not only is the equipment considered a high standard, the staff are highly qualified and we ensure that everything is kept to international standards. For us diving is fun and enjoyable and that's what we want our guests to experience. We are located in the middle of the Main Beach of El Nido, come and visit us and learn more about Submariner and diving with us. From November 2012 Submariner have also been offering Diving Safari's to the world famous WW2 wreck destination, Coron. After diving we welcome you to the Eagle's Sport and Cocktail Bar located directly on the beach and Habibi Restaurant & Shisha Cafe located on the 1st floor where you can hang out and enjoy great food, drinks and perhaps even a Shisha!
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“dive shop” (54 reviews)
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Hama Street | Brgy Masagana, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 days ago

just got back from a weekend of diving and noticed that i have not wrote a review for this awesome diving center! we took both padi courses 6 months ago and it was perfect! the crew is amazing and equipment was great. they were very...More

Thank Guy B
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I took a PADI Open water (beginner) 2-days course with the guys from Submariner. Overall a great experience with amazing diving sites and also underwater photographer! My instructor was Ralf - a great, highly skilled, experienced, yet calm and fun PADI Instructor who passed his...More

Thank PrimozSlovenia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Me and my girlfriend went diving for two days. She took the open water course with Rolf which was fantastic (High five Rolf ;)). I had some amazing dives with my dive buddy Errol. All in all 6 dives with breathtaking scenery. Highlights were the...More

Thank veatom
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you go to El Nido, you have to go diving and if you're going to go diving I highly recommend you do it through these guys. Plenty of experience, plenty of diving instructors there with you along the way. I was super nervous about...More

Thank Joel C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The highlight of our trip was a Discovery Dive with Submariner Dive Centre. My 12 year old son and I had a second to none Dive Instructor who made me feel really safe about the dive, as it was a 1st dive for my son...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went for 3 day dive with submariner, my dive master Elfive was very nice and aware about safety, we did all the buddy check before each dive and the 3 dives were amazing. They had a large boat, but not enough space to move...More

Thank P353EAclaudiab
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I did three dives with Submariner Diving Centre and totally enjoyed them all. The dive instructors are very professional and helpful and make you feel comfortable and confident. The surrounding islands and marine life were absolutely incredible and the hospitality was fantastic. This really was...More

Thank dezza826
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great dive center, top notch equipment, very good boat and delicious lunch. The dive sites were great and weren’t redundant. I did 3 fun dives and had an absolute blast with Errel! He’s super outgoing and was a lot of fun in and outside of...More

1  Thank Mostafa Z
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As usual I walked around El Nino visiting most of the Dive Centres and chatting to staff. The Manager and Chief Instructor, also a Technical Diving Instructor struck me immediately. I spoke with other staff and returned later in the day having decided this, was...More

1  Thank CornwallGB C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had 3 brilliant dives around El Nido. Our guide Jojo was great, he showed us the best parts including some awesome marine life. He looked after my partner who had just completed her open water certificate. The boat crew on the day were really friendly...More

Thank Zara T
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cecilegotan
March 6, 2018|
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Response from ShaunBoag | Property representative |
hello, you can book your dive with us. a daily dive package includes 3 dives all equipment and lunch. As it has been quite a while since your last dive, we would recommend doing a refresher dive to go over some of the skills... More
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Antika K
December 1, 2017|
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Response from Sophie M | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately I don't remember but i think the price was relatively the same. I wouldn't have paid much more than was offered elsewhere - they all use the same boats, staff, etc.
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Roy J
October 8, 2017|
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Response from ShaunBoag | Property representative |
Hello, We take snorkelers on our boat with our divers. it is a cheaper price for just snorkeling and includes lunch.
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