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Submariner Diving Center

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Hama Street | Brgy Masagana, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
+63 905 484 1764
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Best dive center

I done my rescue diving course with Submariner. Best instructors and divemasters, new equipment... read more

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laoway
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great dive in el nido

we did three dives last week with submariner in El Nido, it was amazing and really well... read more

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SUBMARINER DIVING CENTER is the first PADI 5 Star Dive Resort and PADI TecRec Resort in El Nido, Palawan Philippines, which is operated by the German Ronny Oliwka who is PADI MSDT and PADI Tec Deep Instructor. Submariner is also certified as AQUALUNG PARTNER CENTER who offers high standard in Diving and Education as well as diving gear branded by AQUALUNG and APEKS. Not only the Equipment considers a high standard. Also the Staff is highly qualified and we keep international standards. For us diving is Fun and Joy and that´s what we want to experience to our Guests. We are located directly in the middle of the Main Beach of El Nido. Just visit us and learn more about us and diving. Started in November 2012 Submariner is also offering Palawan Diving Safaris to Port Barton and to the World famous WW2 Wreck destination Coron with a 60ft. Liveaboard. After Diving we welcome you at the 1st floor in our Bar & Restaurant “Habibi Restaurant & Shisha Cafe” where you can hang out and enjoy great Food, Drinks and maybe a Shisha after your Dive or in the evening and chat with great People.
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Hama Street | Brgy Masagana, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I done my rescue diving course with Submariner. Best instructors and divemasters, new equipment, comfortable boat. Recommend for all level divers.

Thank laoway
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

we did three dives last week with submariner in El Nido, it was amazing and really well organized. the team was very professional and our divemaster AJ was great. he was very helpful to show us all the underwater life and he made us feel...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had an amazing time. The crew were great, dive spots were incredible- they take PayPal payments which is soooo useful!!!!! We dived with El Five and AJ who were both fantastic, professional and fun. Highly recommend them! THe dive shop is right on the...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was my first time diving, and the experience was incredible. Special thanks to Rolf, who was really helpful and instructive on the PADI course.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

My friends and i joined Submariner for three dives/1 day. We had AJ as our Divemaster and were not disappointed. I really appreciated that everyone on the boat was introduced at the beginning and then smaller groups broke down so as not to create a...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We did a 4-day diving safari at the beginning of February. Everything was arranged perfectly. We traveled from El Nido to Coron and the overnight stays were in good hotels. The dives were beautiful and varied. Beautiful reefs, beautiful wrecks and the last dive was...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I joined on 1-day fun dive with submariner on 19 Feb. I was told that it’s when I booked in their Centre, but really glad they squeezed a vacant for me at last. The boat is spacious with around 15 people including the crew. Instructors...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Submariner Diving Center offered incredible experiences coupled with amazing locations and excellent instructors. I had the pleasure of working with two different instructors, one for each diving course taken. While taking the Open Water Course with Florent Cappe, who was very patient and friendly, I...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our trip last January was The best by far. We have gone to several diving trips as a family but nothing tops this trip! They have the best crew on board. I felt really pampered and safe. Sammy was very gracious enough to accommodate our...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hands down the best diving trip! If you’re in El Nido you must do the seafari. Aj our trip leader and dive master was professional and knowledgeable. He was able to spot many interesting aquatic life on the reefs. I felt safe going through my...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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Siegfred S
February 15, 2017|
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Response from thegreatalmond | Reviewed this property |
You will be allowed to dive even without formal training. My friends and I got the starter package at 3500 Php per head. It included 1 underwater training and 2 fun dives in just a day. No idea about the age range. They... More
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