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Savedra Dive Center

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Panagsama Beach, Moalboal 6032, Philippines
+63 32 474 3488
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Felt really safe

I have been having problems with diving recently, at no fault of the dive centers, just my own... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2017
Jackie C
Six Day Dive Safari... fantastic! by Michael Porter

Recently I went on the six day Dive Safari with two of my dive buddies from USA. It was absolutely... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2017
mrp3572017
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Stockton, California
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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.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Panagsama Beach, Moalboal 6032, Philippines
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Reviewed February 6, 2017

I have been having problems with diving recently, at no fault of the dive centers, just my own, this center was nothing but helpful and accommodating when I was feeling uncomfortable. They shared a lot of information with me and made me feel safe when...More

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

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

Reviewed February 6, 2017

Recently I went on the six day Dive Safari with two of my dive buddies from USA. It was absolutely fantastic. We really had a great time... good food... boat's crew took very good care of us. Everything went smoothly with no downside what-so-ever. I...More

Thank mrp3572017
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2017

Hi Michael thanks for the review, looking forward to the IDC we have planned for you, keep the studying up ;0) Lee

Reviewed February 1, 2017

We went January for 6-day Dive safari, which turns out to be an super nice trip, well organized. We got to experience basically everything one expect from the beautiful underwater world. Sooo many turtles, large coral garden with thousands colorful fish, and the whale shark!...More

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

Hi Jorn thank you to you and your wife for the visit, glad you enjoyed the safari, and thank you for leaving your review here, much appreciated Lee

Reviewed January 31, 2017

even though diving conditions were not too good in late january 2017, we had a very nice experience with the team of Cebu Fun Divers. The good mix of local and international dive-masters, instructors (e.g. Rene and Hermann, for those who speak German), and very...More

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

Hi Helmuth thank you for the review, however this one belongs to Cebu Fun Divers, same group but different company, i'll pass your words along Lee

Reviewed January 30, 2017

I was diving several times before all across the world without having a licence. Now I finally did my PADI Open Water Diver (+Advanced) with Phil, a great instructor from UK. The course was perfect, Phil didn't just push us through it but made sure...More

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Thank wolfgangh102
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2017

Hi Wolfgang thanks for such a detailed review, that will be very helpful to anyone planning a trip to Moalboal. Thanks for diving with us as well, much appreciated Lee

Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

Really the best dive shop at panagsama beach clean shop new equipment and really good mix of lokal guides and foreigner working there. Special thanks to Oscar a reall cool spanish guide there

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

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

Reviewed January 26, 2017

I had a blast diving with Savedra when I was in Moalboal! I did two dives, in Pescador Island and also at the coast, seeing the impressive Sardine Run. The dives were great, they are very experienced, it´s a 5 Stars Padi Dive Center. We...More

Thank CarolMoreno
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2017

Thanks to you both for diving with is Carol, it was great to see you, I'm glad it was such a memorable trip. Lee

Reviewed January 26, 2017

I did two great dive with the guys and it was an awesome experience. The Pescador Island was one of my best dives ever and then I experienced dive with the amazing school of sardines. They have a great structure and amazing instructors who making...More

Thank Guizaols
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2017

Guizaols that's a great review, we really appreciate it. Thanks for diving with us and taking the time to share your thoughts here. Hope to see you again Lee

Reviewed January 21, 2017

Did four dives with Savedra - 3 boat dives and 1 shore - all amazing. The shore dive itself to see the sardines was very impressive. Also did the night dive at Pescador Island. However, the briefing was not as professionally done as other dive...More

1  Thank alienshu
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2017

Hi Alienshu thanks for your comments, I appreciate the time taken to share them. This review had me a bit perplexed, it has long been our policy that no divers are allowed to ascend without a DSMB above them. Not only is this rule followed,...More

Reviewed January 20, 2017 via mobile

Just finished my open water diving course here with Savedra. Great people, great atmosphere, and great service. Everything just went smooth. I would recommend this place for anyone around who are thinking about getting their open water diving. My instructor Farres was a perfect man...More

Thank Kristian S
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2017

Hi Kristian Thanks for your visit, and for your review. It was great having your with us for a few days, glad you enjoyed the course, and I hope you have many enjoyable dives ahead of you. Firas sends his regards. 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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