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ORCA Dive Club Soma Bay

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ORCA Dive Club has a well organized and cosy Location next to the Breakers Hotel. Many speak good... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2018
Daniel P
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Basel
Wolfgang Jocham and Yasser Arafa are the best hosts!Great location, staff and equipment!

We asked for a Open Water Course for my husband and a private boat. Wolfgang took care of our... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2017
InaCrudu
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Bucharest, Romania
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The Orca Dive Club Soma Bay is located at the 5-star hotel Breakers. From there, it is a short walk over the bridge to the drop-off reef at Ras Abu Soma. The house reef promises spectacular dives. But the area around Safaga has of course also other...more
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Soma Bay, Egypt
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+20 122 529 8115
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a nice experience for the first time.. They are trying to cheat tourist as much as they can ( no limit) ...

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Reviewed 19 January 2018

ORCA Dive Club has a well organized and cosy Location next to the Breakers Hotel. Many speak good German and all are friendly and helpful. We shall come again.

Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 12 December 2017

We asked for a Open Water Course for my husband and a private boat. Wolfgang took care of our request and managed to arrange everything we asked for and more. He chose Yasser Arafa to be my husband's instructor. Yasser is one of the best...More

Thank InaCrudu
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

I have been diving with Orca, Soma bay and I feel very safe and comfortable diving with them. The Instructors, staff in the office and the equipment are all of very high standard . The house reef is fantastic and they organise boat dives at...More

Thank Krishna B
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

A really laid back and friendly attitude, in an amazing spot away from the crowd.. This was my third time to visit which affirms and reaffirms what i knew right from the start. Soma bay is gorgeous!! ❤️ Orca staff are professional and friendly, which...More

Thank A M
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I did my Open Water Diver SSI license. The teacher (Tarik) was really great and always took a camera with us and made some wonderful pictures and movies unter water.

Thank Alexandra P
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I made my open water diver at this dive center and i just can tell good stuff. Mo is just a great teacher with a lot of patience but a strong will to make his students learn to dive and protect the environment. Go 4...More

Thank thomassauerwald
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Extremely well organised, nothing too much trouble, special requests sorted out, knowledgable and attentive staff without being intrusive (nobody here will turn your gas off before you jump in!). Great, well stocked house reef. Rebreather fettling room, great drying and washing down facilities..and then there...More

Thank cgrosart
Reviewed 11 October 2017

My husband and I booked a discover scuba dive (~90euros per person) during our time in Soma Bay. We had a fantastic dive. I wish we could remember our instructors name because he was fantastic. He spoke great english and spent a lot of time...More

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Booked through Holiday Designers in the UK they are the best and most organized diving centre I have dived with in the Red Sea in the last 17 Years. The House Reef is excellent and they have two large dive boats which do full and...More

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