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Freediving Coron

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National Highway | Ground Floor , GMG Hotel, Barangay 1, Coron, Busuanga Island 5316, Philippines
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There is magic left on this world

It was a quasi religious experience for me. The depths of Barcuda lake and the whole thing was just... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vlad A
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Superb and unforgettable experience!🌊🤙🏼

I did my Advanced FD course last April with Danny and ultimately grateful for everything I learned... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jesmar316
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Freediving courses | Scuba diving | Island Tours | Dugong Watching | Wreck Diving
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National Highway | Ground Floor , GMG Hotel, Barangay 1, Coron, Busuanga Island 5316, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a quasi religious experience for me. The depths of Barcuda lake and the whole thing was just sureal. The guys had nerves of steel to put up with my over conservative nature and in the end we made it to 23m mark. It...More

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Catalin C, Manager at Freediving Coron, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Yes , the correct word is ''magic'' ... i never use it to describe freediving when i talk to people for the first time because it sounds like a sales speech but , yes , the correct word is MAGIC . Thank you for taking...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I did my Advanced FD course last April with Danny and ultimately grateful for everything I learned from him. Danny and Cat are the best in the biz. They are greatly knowledgeable and straightforward as teachers that made me confident in going deeper more than...More

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Catalin C, Manager at Freediving Coron, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you Jesmar for the kind words ! You and your brother did very well guys . It was a real pleasure having you here .

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am Chinese, a scuba diver and like swimming. before the free diving course, I am afraid I can’t finish it since I feel uncomfortable even painful once I think about holding breath. But after 2-day’s freediver course and 1-day static apnea course, I am...More

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Catalin C, Manager at Freediving Coron, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you , Jeff ! My only regret is that your sister could not take the course . It would have been great to have you both exploring the magic of the lake ...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I‘m a scuba diver. As I arrived in Coron, I decided to try out Freediving. Honestly I was quite excited and doubted if I would be able to hold the breath and dive into the depth. But Daniel was such a good teacher. He was...More

1  Thank Nat76ZH
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Catalin C, Manager at Freediving Coron, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for your review . Please , keep on freediving , wherever you go !

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Did the beginner course in Feb and absolutely loved it. Danny and Catalin are the best! The 20 meters felt awesome but it was more about the experience and technique than the depth. Swam with turtles in Moalboal a week after the course and it...More

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Catalin C, Manager at Freediving Coron, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Woooow , what a title for your review ! :))) Thank you for the kind words and also for freediving with us !

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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We made a trip to Philippines for 6 weeks and Coron was definitely on the list! What a great week we had on this amazing island! We were lucky to meet Paula and Catalin from Freediving Coron to take us underwater in some of the...More

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Catalin C, Manager at Freediving Coron, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your kind words , Guillaume ! These words , coming from someone like you , mean a lot to us . We are very excited to see how the footage from the lake turned out and , of course , excited to...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Great instructors. Relaxed and trouble free diving. The free diving is done in barracuda lake, an amazing place. You are surrounded by cliffwalls. Snorkelers are only allowed in the entry of the lake. But freedivers are allowed to go further which means it will feel...More

1  Thank yodiz
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Catalin C, Manager at Freediving Coron, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Yes ! This is probably the best and most relaed freediving place on Earth ! Glad you loved it !!!

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

I did my master course here, so I stayed for one month and spent almost every day in the water with the guys from Freediving Coron. A wonderful time spent with wonderful people. Everything I was looking for. The diving itself was amazing. Barracuda Lake,...More

1  Thank Yilmaz G
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Catalin C, Manager at Freediving Coron, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Heheyyyy , Yilmaz !!! Man , i was very sad the day you left . I really hope you come back in November for the Instructor Course . The lake is waiting for you !!!

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Brilliant couple of days. Didn't believe I could do it, but managed the depth of 20m. It was a euphoric feeling. Daniel was the instructor for my 2 days in the water, and many thanks to him for his patience and sharing his knowledge with...More

1  Thank Sophie Y
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Catalin C, Manager at Freediving Coron, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Sophie, you little dolphin , thank you so much for the kind words !!!

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Cat and Daniel are amazing teachers and so relaxed and helpful. I struggled in my first day holding breath and equalising but Cat didn’t give up trying different methods to make it comfortable. Early in the second day everything clicked and I had so much...More

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Catalin C, Manager at Freediving Coron, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

The best thing about the Freediver Course is that you find out you can do some things thet you NEVER thought they were possible . Everybody can freedive ! With the right teaching , patience and amazing water conditions ... it's easy !

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蝦兒 林
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Response from Catalin C | Property representative |
No , sorry . Basic English is required .
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Nikititha
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3,500 pesos for 3 dives , all day trip if you have a certification .
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