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Savedra Dive Center

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Panagsama Beach, Moalboal 6032, Philippines
+63 32 474 3488
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Excellent diving service

The dive center has complete facilities and its layout is well thought of. It has designated areas... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2014
Loren M
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Singapore
Professionally run, great dive masters and super helpful staff

I did two dives with Savedra. The dive center is very professionally run with very friendly and... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2014
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Savedra Dive Center, winner of the CGP Best Nature Experience 2012 award, is in the center of Panagsama beach.Just a few meters from the shoreline and our house reef and minutes away by boat to the best dive sites in the area.Savedra is Moalboals only PADI 5 star Instructor Development center and PADI Tec Rec training center.
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Panagsama Beach, Moalboal 6032, Philippines
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Reviewed October 12, 2014

The dive center has complete facilities and its layout is well thought of. It has designated areas for cleaning gears, hanging and drying wet stuff, for showers and toilet, and for preparing/borrowing gears. The equipments are of good quality and their boat is also well...More

Thank Loren M
Lee B, Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2014

Hi Loren, thank you for your visit and your feedback, we very much appreciate your pointers for where we can improve. Apologies for the lack of cups, we noticed the lack of them about the same time as you, not sure where the old ones...More

Reviewed October 5, 2014

I did two dives with Savedra. The dive center is very professionally run with very friendly and helpful dive masters to lead you. The office staff are very helpful and friendly too. I left my camera lanyard on my BCD and went back to my...More

Thank Jclk8888
Lee B, Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2014

Hi Jc, Finding lost gear is fast becoming our specialty, glad we could help you out. Thank you for choosing us and for making the trip all the way from Sea Turtle House, you drove past quite a few dive centers on the way and...More

Reviewed September 15, 2014

i did diving course on year 2012 , it was a good experience , instructors are always concern about safety , i liked it , although i got sick and i could not finish my course , i was happy and i am willing to...More

Thank Juan L
Lee B, Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2014

Hi Juan, thanks for your feedback, you're always welcome to come and complete your training, a pity that you got sick the first time around. Francine has moved on to new adventures but you will still recognize most of the team here, with a few...More

Reviewed September 7, 2014

Savedra Review We stayed at room 8 at Savedra in June 2014 and took dive courses at their dive center. It was a great four days, and we can't think of anything bad to say. The accommodation was clean, affordable, and comfortable, complete with the...More

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Lee B, Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2014

Hi there, sounds like you had a great trip, glad we could be part of it. The deco stop evening beer is also our favorite part of the day, although the diving isn't bad either ;0) Come back anytime, Lee

Reviewed September 3, 2014

We got our open water licence with Herman. It was our first experience under water but everything was great, we felt so safe and confortable that it ended to be one of the best experiences of our 9 months trip. The staff is incredibly nice,...More

Thank ester1575025
Lee B, Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2014

Hi Ester, Thanks for choosing us, glad we could be a part of your incredible trip. After 9 months on the road I'm sure you are glad to be home but really hope you get a chance to come back and see us. regards from...More

Reviewed July 30, 2014

Ended up coming here alone as my friend was sick. Thankfully the staff were very friendly, even showing me around out of their own time and making sure I was alright. Their dive guide, Eusel, is excellent and very experienced. Showed me lots of different...More

Thank snupius
Lee B, Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2014

Hi Snupius, sounds like you had a bit of bad luck with the weather, thanks for making the effort to come out for a few dives, honestly when its cloudy and rainy the best place to be is underwater ;0) Eusel is a great guide,...More

Reviewed July 9, 2014

Savedra’s Marc Hoffman taught us to dive in Feb 2014 (sorry for late review) and he comes with a million platinum stars from me! Marc's outlook was that he would pass us as soon as we were competent and confident divers, no matter how long...More

Thank FifiandtheJezanaught
Lee B, Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2014

Hi Fifi, Thanks for your feedback, Marc send his regards, he was not surprised about the night dive and could tell he had created an addict, well done to you. Equipment coming in and out of service is a daily activity in a busy dive...More

Reviewed July 9, 2014

I used Savedra to do my open water coarse, so naturally I was nervous about the whole breathing underwater thing! Luckily I had a great instructor Marc, who helped me ease through any of my worries in a clam way which helped me breeze through...More

Thank plantslovewater
Lee B, Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2014

Hi Plants, thanks for taking the time to leave us a review, Marc does have a very laid back style of teaching that makes it very easy to take it all in, glad you enjoyed yourself. Hope to see you again, Lee

Reviewed June 15, 2014

Exchanged some emails with Abeth before I got there. Very helpful and accommodating. Gave me discounts on lodging and diving. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable. Had the best dives in the morning, usually I was the only diver with the DM as my buddy....More

Thank kuningsub
Lee B, Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2014

Hi Kunginsub, Thanks for taking some time to leave us a review, Phil and Natsumi send you their regards. Lee

Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

I dove with these guys a number of years ago and now something is missing. From checking in to checking out you're treated like a cog in their economic wheel. The exception is their dive masters that do a solid job on the water.More

Thank Onomea
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2014

Hi Onomea, We do our very best to provide a friendly and personal service, all divers are assigned an instructor or dive guide to take care of them throughout their stay, the front desk staff are always on hand to help with any concerns and...More

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weijian2016
January 23, 2017|
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Response from Lee B | Property representative |
Hi Weijian Yes we do, the Discover Scuba Dive is 3000 PHP and takes approximately 2 to 3 hours start to finish, with about 45 to 60 minutes of that spend diving. During the dive you will get to see the famous Moalboal... More
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Jojo S
July 25, 2016|
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Response from Evan J | Reviewed this property |
Savedra, Dive centre has accommodation behind the dive shop behind a gated area. it's more expensive than the rest of Town but still reasonable. However, there are alternate places on the beach side facing the ocean that are... More
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Martindbeer
May 27, 2015|
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Response from Lee B | Property representative |
Hi Martin the contact details on the website are all up to date; I have you enquiry and I will be in touch today. My apologies for your difficulties getting in touch but this is the first email I have received from... More
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