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Ia Ora Diving Center

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Temae | Sofitel Ia Ora Beach Resort, 98729, French Polynesia
+689 87 74 58 02
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Best Dive Experience Ever!!!

My husband and I were on the last island of our honeymoon. Our travel agent left Sunday open for us... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
miesha s
Perfect to dive in small group

Very easy to find in the sofitel hotel at moorea in front of Tahiti, the center is perfect to see... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
latnd
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Paris, France
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Centre de plongée / Formations / Initiation / Exploration / plongées requin Au sein du Sofitel de Moorea a 5 min du ferry Plongées lagon ou océan
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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Temae | Sofitel Ia Ora Beach Resort, 98729, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were on the last island of our honeymoon. Our travel agent left Sunday open for us to decide what we wanted to do locally. After breakfast we walked the beach, saw the la Ora Diving Center and decided to ask what...More

Thank miesha s
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Etienne G, Propriétaire at Ia Ora Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Miesha, Thank you very much for your comments. I am happy that this experience will remain in your memories. We would not be returned to the club without you having successfully completed your first dive. And this is a success, because you loved that...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very easy to find in the sofitel hotel at moorea in front of Tahiti, the center is perfect to see sharks, turtle and very pretty fishes ! They are very professional (even more than bigger diving centers) and you have space on the boat to...More

Thank latnd
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Etienne G, Propriétaire at Ia Ora Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Latnd, Thank you for coming to Ia Ora Diving Center. We are pleased to see that your experience with us has pleased you. we hope to see you again in Moorea. The Ia Ora Diving Center Team

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the Sofitel Moorea and went diving one of the days out of the five days we were there. We scheduled a 2 tank dive. Our guide was Fred and he was amazing. We learned a lot from him and the experience was...More

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Etienne G, Propriétaire at Ia Ora Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Hello Margaret, Thank you for your comment. We are glad you enjoyed this experience. We hope to see you again soon at Ia Ora Diving and hope you enjoyed your stay in Moorea. See you soon, The diving team Ia Ora.

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

This was my first time diving and I had a severe panic attack when starting my dive (Claustrophobia). The dive instructor took the time to calm me down and he was very patient and made me feel very comfortable during the dive. I ended up...More

Thank Suzanne M
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Etienne G, Propriétaire at Ia Ora Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

HHello Suzanne, We are happy to have shared this moment with you. Breathing underwater is not logical for our body, you have listened to our advice and you have exceeded your limits. Today, you are a diver and we hope you will start again. Thank...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2017

Nico was brilliant! He took us out for a morning of "Sea Bob" snorkelling and what a blast it was! We had never even seen these great little snorkelling motors before, but they were easy to use and really did enhance our snorkelling experience with...More

1  Thank debrie123
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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and i were on our honeymoon in Polynesia and our first stop was at the sofitel Moorea. We were not sure of diving here but decided to try. It was amazing! We were only 3 divers with Nico, our instructor. Nico was welcoming...More

2  Thank Mehdi_traveladdict
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Reviewed 20 October 2015

The pros: The dive shop is on the grounds of the Sofitel, where we were staying. The water was crystal clear, and there were lots of black tipped sharks, a tuna, triggerfish, Pygmy Angelfish, Emperor Angelfish, ect. The boat left on time, and was not...More

4  Thank Liv2swim
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Reviewed 30 April 2015

I had my first ever diving experience at la Ora with Nico and it was absolutely great. I was very nervous and asked a million questions and Nico was very patient and explained everything. We saw tons of beautiful fish and he was next to...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2013

My wife and I took our own mask, fins and wetsuit 1/2 way around the world to go scuba diving in Tahiti. We have been to many different dive sites around the world which includes many coral reefs. As we were staying at the Sofitel...More

7  Thank Wayne A
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Reviewed 11 April 2013

The diving experience was amazing & our instructor was good until after we left. It is the middle of April & we still haven't gotten our certifications. We were certified before Christmas! We have emailed the dive shop & they have yet to send in...More

4  Thank 2005haleyp
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Response from Etienne G | Property representative |
Hello, sorry but the scooters reef is not my compagny. I'm the dive center : ia ora diving You do the tour with Moorea water games Thank you
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