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Dive into Ambon

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Jl. Raya Waitatiri | Suli Salahutu, Ambon 97582, Indonesia
+62 812-4436-7169
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Very enjoyable short stay -- wish it was longer

We only had time for one day of diving at DIA before boarding a liveaboard at Ambon, but were glad... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
Macrodiver
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Oakland, CA
Remarkable Dive Trip

We went there in February 2018. It was a wonderful trip for all of us (2 adults and 2 young child... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Ming H
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Dive Into Ambon is Ambon's newest and best Dive Centre. Situated in Baguala Bay, with beautiful views, away from the hustle and bustle of Ambon City, our purpose-built Dive Centre is a wonderful place to be. Daily trips to both the incredible critter sites of Ambon Bay and the amazing pristine reefs of the south side of Ambon. Owned and operated by two incredibly experienced and passionate divers.
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Jl. Raya Waitatiri | Suli Salahutu, Ambon 97582, Indonesia
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

We only had time for one day of diving at DIA before boarding a liveaboard at Ambon, but were glad we did it and hope to come back for a longer stay. We dove the caves and reefs on the coast outside the bay, which...More

1  Thank Macrodiver
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

We went there in February 2018. It was a wonderful trip for all of us (2 adults and 2 young child). We spent 8 nights and wish had more. The diving is world class, needless to say. Ambon is very well known among experienced divers....More

2  Thank Ming H
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

I got in touch one day prior to organize a dive-day, which worked out well. The school is based on the grounds of a resort and is enbedded in nice - green and lush - surroundings. My wife (non-diver) stayed on the shore to enjoy...More

1  Thank Bowi72
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

We stayed 9 nights and dived for 7 days - 3 wonderful dives each day. Amazing muck and all the associated critters as well as some great walls and reefs. Kaj and Barb are very good hosts- both very knowledgeable and helpful. A small equipment...More

1  Thank RuralDiver
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

This resort is very special due to its amazing location unbelievably friendly staff the hosts knowledge and expertise the great on site facilities comfortable beds and great fresh food. I can't wait to return

4  Thank Gavin0007
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

i dived at laha with blue rose - dive operator. it was amazing muck diving. i found some unique creatures like leaf fish, frog fish, murray, sea worm, lion fish etc. recommended!

3  Thank marsetyo
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Stayed for a few days with a group of friends. Great atmosphere at the dive centre and everyone goes there in the evening to catch up. Kaj and Barb are really attentive and very visible so can help sort out any difficulties quickly. Although I...More

3  Thank GabsL1
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KajAmbon, Owner at Dive into Ambon, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thanks for your review :) It was lovely to have all you guys here.

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Reviewed 1 May 2017

We stayed here for 6 x days and after 20+ years diving had our first taste of 'muck' diving which we thoroughly enjoyed. The choice for breakfast was good, with eggs cooked to order. Evening meals consisted of simple but well cooked Indonesian fayre and...More

2  Thank StantonJR
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KajAmbon, Owner at Dive into Ambon, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thanks for your kind words. It was lovely having you here too.

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Reviewed 14 April 2017

A great place to stay and dive as you have the option for reef or muck diving, Many thanks to Kaj, Barb, all the staff and crew for our wonderful stay.

1  Thank kvmason1
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KajAmbon, Owner at Dive into Ambon, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thank you

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Reviewed 8 April 2017

Diving in Ambon Bay is good, but the hotel is very noisy and to our opinion the price paid is too high for the service, especially compared to other places in Indonesia. The rooms are ok but there is no mosquito net, no hot water...More

1  Thank madoze1
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KajAmbon, Owner at Dive into Ambon, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thanks for the review. We try to keep our prices lower than our competitors. We do live in a remote location. We now offer free tea and coffee, and we have hot water in the restaurant and dive centre. We had to wait for three...More

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Natalia W
4 August 2016|
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Response from KajAmbon | Property representative |
Hi Natalia, and thanks for the message. At the moment we only take divers who are already certified. We can offer snorkel trips for those who don't dive. Best regards, Kaj
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