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SiDive

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Sidive is a PADI dive centre that specialises in offering great value PADI Scuba Diving lessons in sunny Mactan island in the Philippines with free accommodation if required. We also offer diving to those who already have a dive licence: eiither...more
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Pajac-Maribago Rd | Kontiki Marina, Lapu Lapu 6015, Philippines
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+63 906 222 2000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a few weeks of doing research on where to do my Padi dive course I contacted sidive for more information. Simon got back to me by the following day and answered all my questions. After a few emails I decided to go with sidive....More

Thank laurendambrosie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All thumbs up for a great diving experience that's perfect for family and friends plus, SiDive offers the friendliest service around!

Thank JammyBoi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was my first time to visit Cebu. I found Sidive through trip advisor, contacted Simon and he replied shortly with all information needed clearly and I decided to go for open water diving license. We kept in contact before the day arrive. The theory...More

Thank 339wail
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Simon was my instructor and his lessons were clear and very professional. The lessons were conducted in his house and he offered to send us to the nearest supermarket and he even brought us to amazing places to eat! The dives were beautiful and the...More

Thank Samuel T
Simontimmins, Owner at SiDive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thankyou for your kind words Samuel. It was a pleasure to have you stay with us. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Can't rate this company highly enough, especially if you are unsure about diving. The owner, Simon, was very helpful and patient. The staff, especially Alfred and Earl, were great, knowledgeable, confident and very patient. Shop equipment was excellent. Location was well placed in a very...More

Thank Richard D
Simontimmins, Owner at SiDive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thankyou Richard, we will see you soon!

Reviewed 15 October 2018

Decided to go diving over the weekend during a business trip to Cebu and called up a few dive shops in Mactan for quotes and schedules. While other dive shops gave me the run around on cost and quotes of expensive private boat charters, Simon...More

Thank FromCGN
Simontimmins, Owner at SiDive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind words. We aim to reply as soon as possible and to be transparent with our prices so we do not hit customers with any hidden extras. Hope to see you back here for more fun.

Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

My friend and I really had a good time with Sidive. Our travel to Cebu was a last minute decision but Simon made this trip much easier. He always replied ur emails in a prompt manner and kindly settled us up with accommodation with his...More

Thank Xiaoxi C
Simontimmins, Owner at SiDive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Xiaoxi, thank you very much for your review. It was our pleasure to have you to stay , to teach yo the AOW and to take you to Oslob. Glad to have given you so many memories and hope to see you again!

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

This was our first, all excited, tensed, all kind of emotions, that’s how we reached Simon @sidive. Talking to him gave us confidence, I was on with high fever, but he spoke with confidence that I will be making for the dive. Training was good...More

Thank GrandTour823991
Simontimmins, Owner at SiDive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Abin, thankyou for your review. We had a lot of fun together and hope to see you back here for your Advanced courses!

Reviewed 12 October 2018

Me and my friend got our open water scuba certification in SiDive. It was such an incredible experience! Simon and his team are very nice, professional and patient with all the students. Highly Recommended. I can't wait to make my next trip back to SiDive!

Thank Dylan_Deung
Simontimmins, Owner at SiDive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Dylan, thank you very much for your review. It was a great time had by all of us too! Hope to see you back for the Advanced course! All the best, The Sidive Team!

Reviewed 11 October 2018

I had my best dive at Oslob to see the whale sharks, Simon drove us there and it was so fun and memorable. It took over 3 hours to get there and even more to come back as we hit traffic, but I still find...More

Thank Scarlett S
Simontimmins, Owner at SiDive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Scarlet, thank you very much for your kind review! We had a lot of fun together and I hope you guys come back for some more diving!

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Marwane K
27 December 2016|
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Response from Simontimmins | Property representative |
Hi Marwane K I have a Rescue Diver course on the 2nd and 3rd of January you can join We could do the EFR First Aid course on Jan 1 After the Rescue course we could do as many specialties as you like to help you get your... More
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Graecy L
18 September 2016|
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Hi Graecy, Please email me as I am sorry but Trip Advisor do not allow me to send a link to pictures of the room. Trip Advisor also do not allow me to write my email address. Sorry. I hope you understand. If you visit my... More
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marxanthony
13 September 2016|
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The house reef at Kontiki is very nice and if you choose to take a boat for the last day of the course you can visit another one or two marine sanctuaries such as Gilutongan island or Talima where there are shoals of... More
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