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Savedra Dive Center

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Panagsama Beach, Moalboal 6032, Philippines
+63 32 474 3488
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Rude and arrogant instructor !!

To start off, i want to point out that I have never written a bad review about any place I've been... read more

Reviewed March 21, 2017
Brendan B
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Saint laurent D'aigouze
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Open water + Advance

It Was an awesome center for doing our scuba diving .. Thanks you François Burg to be our... read more

Reviewed March 16, 2017
Mégane S
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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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  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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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 March 21, 2017 via mobile

To start off, i want to point out that I have never written a bad review about any place I've been to but this was a particularly bad customer experience. So I planned to do my advanced course with Savedra last week and had exchanged...More

1  Thank Brendan B
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2017

Hi Brendan it's worth considering that dive instructors work on commission, it's not in their interests to turn people away, when to do turn people down due to medical problems it demonstrates a lot of responsibility from them. Customers coming to us for dive courses...More

Reviewed March 16, 2017 via mobile

It Was an awesome center for doing our scuba diving .. Thanks you François Burg to be our instructor ! 😊 Great experience and best team EVER ! Love all Michel ❤

Thank Mégane S
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2017

Hi Megane Thanks for your review, and the visit, it wass great to have you both here for the week Lee

Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

I just finished my advanced open water course at Savedra and can definitely recommend it! It is a good school with good equipment and really nice and helpful staff. My instructor was Keira and I definitely recommend to take a course with her! She is...More

Thank Noortje P
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2017

Hi Noortje Thank you for your visit, and for the nice review, both very much appreciated Lee

Reviewed February 27, 2017

Good Dive Center , I like Beth the Dive Master but they are all good . Best Feature of the shop is that there are 4 or 5 dives per day and the location is described on the white board easily seen from the outside...More

Thank rivers007
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2017

Hi Rivers thanks very much for taking the time to dive with us, and for leaving your review here Lee

Reviewed February 22, 2017

If you are looking for the perfect place to complete your IDC it's here! Every staff member is so helpful and provided me with continual support throughout the course. There were 3 of us in the group making it a comfortable size for the teaching,...More

Thank François B
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2017

Hi Francois I'm a little late leaving this reply, but it was an absolute pleasure training with you, and I am very happy you and Keira were able to stay and work with us for a while, you're both welcome back anytime. Lee

Reviewed February 21, 2017

Attended IDC at Savedra and I really enjoyed the small class sizes as it made me feel as if I was getting personal attention from the Course Director and other staff. This personal attention allowed me to get specific instruction on how to strengthen my...More

Thank NashvilleS
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2017

Your previous instructors did a great job with you, I had very little work to do. Thanks for training with us, it was my pleasure getting you started with your new career Lee

Reviewed February 10, 2017 via mobile

It was a great place to dive n instructors n staff were all very friendly. It was my first time visiting Cebu so it took me long to decide which dive shop to choose but I really feel that I did a right choice! I...More

Thank Yurika S
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2017

Hi Yurika thank you very much for the review, very helpful and much appreciated, And thank you for diving with us. Lee

Reviewed February 9, 2017 via mobile

I like when the good service starts with the emails before arrival. And Janice was extremelly helpful with answers and suggestions. Once there, the diveshop is perfectly organised, and the attention is great. They help with setting up and carrying around equipment which i highly...More

Thank Adrian A
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2017

Hi Adrian thank you very much for the review, I will be sure to pass your words onto Beth, Louie and Janice, they're suckers for a compliment. Lee

Reviewed February 8, 2017 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend had a great time getting our PADI open water with Savedra and especially because of our lovely instructor Keira. She explained everything really easily and made it so relaxed for us to learn how to dive. She knows exactly what she's...More

Thank Imre J
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2017

Hi Imre thank you very much for the review, and for diving with us Lee

Reviewed February 8, 2017

I have gone diving all over the world and found Savedra Dive Center as one of the best. The staff from the front desk to the divemasters and boat crew I would rate as A+. The dive shop the boats I feel are as good...More

Thank usmcdiver2015
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2017

Hi USMC that's a great review, thank you very much for the kind words, hope to see you again some day Lee

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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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