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Special D Diving

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P. O. Box 1353, West End Village, Anguilla
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Thanks for a great dive Douglas

I hadn’t been scuba diving for about 3 years, but Douglas did a great job of making sure I had a... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2018
kate m
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Melbourne, Australia
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Great Local Diving Experience

My two teenagers and I had the great pleasure of diving with Douglas from Special D Diving two days... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2017
goals1
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Iowa
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P. O. Box 1353, West End Village, Anguilla
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Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

I hadn’t been scuba diving for about 3 years, but Douglas did a great job of making sure I had a safe and very enjoyable dive. I don’t think I’ve ever seen so many lobsters in one place! Well worth doing.

1  Thank kate m
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Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

My two teenagers and I had the great pleasure of diving with Douglas from Special D Diving two days during our week in Anguilla. I had made arrangements to dive with Doug a couple of weeks before our arrival through Facebook messenger. But I was...More

1  Thank goals1
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Reviewed May 16, 2017

I signed up for a 2 tanks dive with Doug at Special D Diving. I have not been diving for 3 years, so I did do a refresher. Doug knew I was a little hesitant and he was the best dive master. He talked me...More

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Reviewed March 7, 2017

We were diving with the only Padi outfit on the island and one day they couldn't take us out b/c they needed a day off. Best thing that could have happened to us. We were on Anguilla for a reason. To dive. We called Doug...More

2  Thank LoveToVacationUsa
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Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

You would say that fishes, turtles, sharks, rays and all the micro fauna down there is waiting for Dougie. Dive with him once and you will always come back: for top safety, real magic of encounters, and the feeling to be diving with number one...More

1  Thank dadadadi
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Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Dougie is the nicest guy and knows the island so well. I cannot recommend him enough for either snorkeling or diving! You will not be disappointed

1  Thank Sheridan C
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Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

He is a super nice guy. Very knowledgable and takes care of his divers and makes sure you have the best experience. Highly recommend him!!

Thank Imke J
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Reviewed July 18, 2016

I have been diving with Special D Diving many times and have always had a great experience. Dougie is very laid back, yet organized and makes you feel very safe and comfortable throughout the dive. He has an eye for detail and I see something...More

Thank atagg60
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Reviewed July 18, 2016

I live in Anguilla but only got certified 2 years ago. I have been diving with Doug ever since. As a brand new diver I felt completely at ease with him knowing that he was looking out for me every step of the way in...More

Thank Georgia P
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Reviewed July 18, 2016

I have been diving with Special D Diving many times and can't say enough good things about Dougie and his crew. He knows the Anguillian waters better than anyone and finds spots where you won't see any other divers. He always makes sure that everyone...More

Thank CtagBoston
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