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Savedra Dive Center

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Panagsama Beach, Moalboal 6032, Philippines
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We did two dives with Savedra Dive Centre and we really liked it. The place itself it's amazing... read more

Reviewed June 8, 2017
Anafilipaa
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Agueda, Portugal
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Good times

Did a 5 dive package with our guide Lewis. Very professional and really funny which made for a fun... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2017
Snowy M
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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 good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • 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 8 June 2017 via mobile

We did two dives with Savedra Dive Centre and we really liked it. The place itself it's amazing because you have a great spot to dive right there a couple of meters from shore, full of sardines and corals. Then we went to Pescador Island...More

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Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Hi Ana thank you for your visit, and for leaving your review hear, both are very much appreciated Lee

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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Did a 5 dive package with our guide Lewis. Very professional and really funny which made for a fun experience. The rest of the staff were also very friendly. Diving with the sardines right out the front of the shop was great but our favourite...More

Thank Snowy M
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Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Hi Snowy thanks for diving with us, and for taking the time to leave your comments here, much appreciated Lee

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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I'd like to say a big thank you to Firas and Lee for the incredible patience they had during my diving course. I truely know it wasn't the easiest course for all of us. In my opinion Firas found the right balance of being demanding...More

Thank annamed2014
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Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Hi Anna it was a great experience for us to watch your progress, and you did an excellent job! Now your next performance requirement, do not let those skills go rusty, come and do some tec dives! See you soon Lee

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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I did 2 dives here with Beth, who was friendly, safety conscious and gave us a through briefing. She also found us some nice animals. For the first dive we went to their house reef which is directly in front of the dive shop and...More

Thank kjm-diver
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Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Hi Kjm thanks for diving with us, and for your review. It's always a tricky job to find the balance between non photographers and photographers, we do try to put them in groups together for that reason, sadly not always a possibility. I hope you...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2017

Just finished the EFR & Rescue Course at Savedra and it was a five star experience. Staffs are nice and helpful, nice facilities, detailed intro for the first time of visit. Of all the courses I've done in the Phillipines, the EFR & Rescue course...More

Thank Liz_Wanglu
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Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Hi Liz glad you enjoyed the course, hope those skills are useful, thanks for training with us and for this review lee

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Reviewed 4 June 2017

I needed to get a quick check out / refresher dive since it was a over a year since my last dive. I was able to schedule a dive the next morning with a dive master and off we went.This is the parent company of...More

Thank Stoogge
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Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Hi Stoogge thanks for diving with us, hope you found the refresher useful, and thank you for the review Lee

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Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Great day tec diving with Firas at Savedra dive centre today. Two 50m dives with 50% and 100% for deco. Great service, solid rental gear and very professional and friendly. Highly recommended!

Thank Jim V
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Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Hi Jim thanks for diving with us, always good to meet a new Tec buddy, hope you can come again. Lee

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Reviewed 28 May 2017

My DM for the 10 dives were Joker and Louis. They are highly experience and know their reefs like their own backyard. Best night dive by far throughout my 70 dives so far around SEA. They might be a little quiet on their briefs before...More

Thank CheeChienSean
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Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Hi Chee thanks for diving with us, and for this review, we really appreciate it. Restaurant partnership is already in place, you'll notice some menus available, we do not however have a suitable place to dine, so that is limited to take out or pack...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Overall awesome experience ! The staff is friendly, here to help you, bananas, coffee or tea are free anytime you swing by, excellent wifi available, welcoming feeling all around. The diving instruction itself was very complete, the sites mesmerizing, and the cherry on top: the...More

Thank MaximeC0712
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Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Hi Maxime Sounds like you enjoyed your time here, great to read. Thanks for diving with us, I'll be sure to pass your regards onto Phiras. Hope to see you again Lee

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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We ordered safari wich includes 3 dives at Apo island and two at Sumilon next day. lucncboxes on boat,all transportations, 1 night accomondation, dinner at hotel. What we got: transportations were late more than hour or did not show up at all. Lunchboxes for boat,...More

Thank HeidiH790
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Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Hi Heidi It's always unpleasant to hear our guests having a bad experience, we do take these things to heart, and it's always our goal to send people away with a smile. The trips are organised as a cooperation between two dive centers, when communication...More

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weijian2016
23 January 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
25 July 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
27 May 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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