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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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We had the best time!

My friends and I had the best time with Submariner after we signed up last minute for a full day of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Los Angeles, California
great experience

we booked first a diving experience with the submarine divers and afterwards a private island... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jasmin S
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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
+63 905 484 1764

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends and I had the best time with Submariner after we signed up last minute for a full day of boat diving with them. The staff is so friendly, and the Divemasters (Don and AJ) were so much fun and really knowledgeable which made...More

Thank EmilyGail2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we booked first a diving experience with the submarine divers and afterwards a private island hopping tour and had an amazing time with them. the staff was super friendly, helpful and we had a lot of fun with them.

Thank Jasmin S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The guys are just amazingly friendly! Elfive took god care of us. We’ll come back before leaving the Philippines.

Thank DamiDu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great day diving with Submariner! I am a certified diver and brought my brothers to try diving through DSD. Dive masters were excellent! So funny, kind, and professional. Special shoutout to Errol - thank you so much for the great dives!

Thank Cat D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just the friendliest dive centre ever. Everyone was brill; Jojo, Takeshi, the Aussie owner, Rolf the Poet, all the boat crew, and of course Sammy whose ability to remember names makes such an impact. It's a really slick set-up, with everyone's abilities catered for -...More

Thank DavidR01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From beginning to end they were great! The dive masters are all professional but also a lot of fun. I read the 2 bad reviews & my understanding is that it's under new management so, in my opinion, I would disregard those. They were seriously...More

Thank dreaminweavers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This team of divers couldn’t have done anything more us from the moment we walked in the shop. The boat was well maintained and clean, the staff were very friendly and approachable, even the food at lunch was great! The the dives, we were all...More

Thank BG175
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Great experience. We dived in three different locations on that day and saw many different fishes. Diving El Nido is a must and this center has all you need - qualified staff & top equipment.

Thank Denis S
Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

We went out with submariners for some fun dives. Reasonable prices and really good dive masters made this a very good decision. We were in very good hands with Don who gave as real quick skills refresher and showed us the variety of the marine...More

Thank Kai K
Reviewed October 28, 2017

We had the best time on a wonderful diving safari with the nicest crew: Aj, Donald, Rolf , L5 and all the other gang made everything and anything possible. The equipment was in excellent condition.We had 3 dives a day in paradise including one night...More

Thank michalmatalon
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Antika K
December 1, 2017|
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.
Roy J
October 8, 2017|
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.
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