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Malecon Julio Izurieta | and Alejo Lescano, Puerto Lopez, Ecuador
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Did my diving courses there and it was amazing! The staff is really patience, helps with everything... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lpgeldca
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Modi'in-Maccabim-Re'ut, Israel
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First of all: I had a great time! The people who are working there are extremly lovely. I only... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2018
Austin A
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Malecon Julio Izurieta | and Alejo Lescano, Puerto Lopez, Ecuador
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did my diving courses there and it was amazing! The staff is really patience, helps with everything and the nicest and and kindest. They work with great love for diving and to help people. Couldnt hope for a better place to do my courses. Gracias...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

First of all: I had a great time! The people who are working there are extremly lovely. I only wanted to do the Open Water Course but after 2 days I decided to so the Advanced too. They are really organized and work together with...More

1  Thank Austin A
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

What a cool diving shop ! Awesome owner ! The instructor and the divemaster were perfectly professional and great humain being they walk the extra miles to make sure you have a great dive trip ! The dive site is pretty beautiful and cool. I...More

1  Thank 12345mathieu
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

My partner and I wanted to learn to scuba dive and this was a great experience. I cannot thank everyone enough (too many people to name) for all the support, encouragement and positive attitude throughout the course. We spent the first day watching instruction videos...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

I came here for the open water course. I spent 3 days with the team. They did a great job. I almost didn't choose this dive center after some reviews called out safetyy and professionalism concerns, but I am glad I used them. They were...More

Thank ginger k
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

I came to puerto lopez to pass my Open Water PADI Certification, I was since the beginning with very skilled and experiences divemaster. We went to the swimming pool to do the exercice before going to the Ocean and it realy reassure me beacause I...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

I went on a 2 tank dive with this company. The diving was good, but there were a few downsides of this company that need to be addressed. Overall, the company was very safety focused, laid back, and has a moderate amount of respect for...More

1  Thank Douglas H
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

We recently moved to Manta and Puerto Lopez is our nearest diving. We did four days of diving and every dive was excellent! The owners are hands-on and both they and all the staff are very friendly and helpful. Although we have our own scuba...More

1  Thank Coletteandphilip
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

amazing experience, thanks to everyone at native diving! had an awesome day in the water for the first time in ten years. highly recommended :)

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Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Great dive shop with friendly and knowledgeable dive masters. My dive master Fanny was attentive but not overbearing. She pointed out many cool sights (turtles, sting rays, eels) and was very helpful when navigating diving challenges like a strong current. The dive team even let...More

1  Thank sideeffex
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Brandon G
13 January 2018|
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Response from nativediving2016 | Property representative |
This year the manta ray came in may but often is more june. Turtles is always a lot. Best
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Ilana S
2 July 2017|
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Response from native d | Property representative |
Hi Ilana, yes we have course opening every week, you can come directly at the office when you arrive ;) Best regards, Aude
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kevinxela
20 November 2016|
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Response from native d | Property representative |
Hi Denise, Thanks for contacting us. I can recommend you two options: 1) The package "Full Fun Dive" including 4 dives to the Ahorcados dive site (an amazing coral reef where you can see turtles, guitar sharks and so on... More
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