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Scallywag Divers

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South Beach, West Nusa Tenggara 83352, Indonesia
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Julian Monroe, Star of the Show!!

My wife and I completed our Advanced Open Water course under the watchful eye of the wonderful Ms... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jon W
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Amazing dive school

Sending love to the awesome crew at Scallywags Divers. I did my PADI open water with Ben who is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
swldstrider
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Open daily from 8am to 7pm, Scallywag Divers offers a range of PADI endorsed diving experiences, ranging from "Discover Scuba Diving' right through to 'Divemaster'. Located next to our Scallywags Beach Club on the pristine Island of Gili Air, Lombok, we are right on the doorstep of some of the most glorious dive spots in the Indonesian Archipelago
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  • Very good2%
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  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gili t” (13 reviews)
“dive shop” (20 reviews)
“fun dives” (16 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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South Beach, West Nusa Tenggara 83352, Indonesia
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"scallywags resort"
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"clean towels"
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"felt totally safe"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I completed our Advanced Open Water course under the watchful eye of the wonderful Ms. Munroe. We could not have asked for more from her. The Demonstrating a depth of knowledge of Cuttlefish fish behaviour and underwater navigational skills she made our...More

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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jon, Thanks for the terrific review of Scallywags and Ms Julian. It was great to see you and Helen grow as divers as you went from Open Water to Advanced. Enjoy the rest of your travels and keep your eye out for turtles! Scallywags...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sending love to the awesome crew at Scallywags Divers. I did my PADI open water with Ben who is a highly experienced, firm but relaxed & patient divemaster - couldn’t recommend more and after my 4 dives I’ve fallen in love with scuba. Tessa, Julien,...More

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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sam. Thanks for the great review. We really enjoyed you and your family's time with us and hope to see you again in the future! Enjoy your travels and enjoy exploring the world underwater! Scallywags Team

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Today was the best experience ever in the see! Scallywag divers were so professional, I felt very safe getting into the ocean with Julien, my instructor. She was incredibly nice to me and thoughtful, considering that I was freaking out a little before. Both were...More

Thank RosmarieDU
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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the lovely Review Rosemarie. We are very happy you enjoyed your first Discover Scuba Dive with us and hope you will continue your diving adventure! Keep blowing bubbles! Tessa

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I recently completed my open water course with Scallywags under the direction of Julian. I had a really pleasurable experience the entire three days and was happy to return again for a fun dive; they earned this 5 star review! The facilities are a short...More

Thank Charlie R
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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Charlie, thank you very much for your review! We really enjoyed your time with us here and hope to see you again in the future! I'll make sure Julian sees your review as well! Keep blowing bubbles :) Tessa

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Reviewed 4 May 2018

This is the second time in two years I've come back to Scallywags divers. They've completely refurbished and changed the set up of the dive shop, equipment is new and well maintained and everyone that works there are of a highly professional level. I carried...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

The fins were some of the best I've used from a diving company and the octopus was clean and not chewed on like some that I have experienced in the past. The boat helpers were efficient and attentive especially as we were preparing to dive...More

Thank cemily
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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

Hello, Thank you so much for your great review of Scallywag Divers! We are so glad you enjoyed your dives with us. Sofia is an excellent divemaster and I will be sure to pass your review onto her :) Hope to see you again for...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

We had an excellent time at Scallywag Divers! All of the team are friendly and fun and the dive sites are simply breathtaking (lucky there's a SCUBA tank ;) ). The team (especially Max, Ben, and Yas) were very accommodating and ran us through a...More

Thank jemappellekim
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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

Hi Kim, Thank you so much for your lovely review of Scallywag Divers! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and loved taking you and Jason on some amazing dives. Hopefully we will see you again soon so we can show you the wonderful...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Me and my friend went on a fun dive. The instructor Yasel took a group of four of us. Some people did not dive for 3-5 years. During the briefing she did not inform the group to not interact with turtles neither to touch the...More

Thank K0nrad_87
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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Hi Konrad, We are sorry to hear you weren't satisfied with your dive. Upon signing up for the dives we were aware of your friends not having dived in 3-5 years and we strongly recommended they conduct a refresher. PADI recommend a refresh to be...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Did a discovery dive with these guys as we were short on time and didn’t get our Padi done before we flew here. Everything about them was absolutely spot on. Our guide (wish I’d caught his name, the Canadian dude) was incredible at his job...More

Thank jjy254
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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Hello! Thank you so much for your great review of Scallywag Divers. We are really glad you enjoyed your first time diving and want to continue the adventure! We hope to see you again soon! -- Scallywags Team

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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Second time I have dived with them. They are very professional, safety conscious, and the equipment is very well taken care of. All divers are provided with a dive watch, and gear is included which saves in baggage allowance! They chose dive sites based on...More

Thank MaAdjowa
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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Hello! Thank you so much for you lovely review of Scallywag Divers. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Customer safety and satisfaction is very important to us and we love to help you develop as divers and become the best and...More

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Varda G
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Response from hallage | Reviewed this property |
its so cheap ... just pop in and ask the staff. - they are amazing
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Response from ScallywagsManagement | Property representative |
Hello jb, Even though we're a PADI dive shop, we accept certifications from all different organizations, including SSI! Whenever you're interested in going for a dive with us, let us know by email so we can help make your... More
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