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| The Emporium Corner of Marine Drive and Kings Road, Shelly Beach 4265, South Africa
+27 82 877 3966
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Open water dicving course and diving experience - FANTASTIC

Muller did his Open Water course. He truely had a lot of fun - diving is fun BUT the people at Aqua... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2016
PieterAB
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Port Shepstone, South Africa
Excellent diving - awesome sharks!

Very smoothly organised with friendly and competent team. Diving was approached professionally and... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2016
Will B
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Ask the world about SHARK diving, they say South Africa! Ask South Africans about SHARK diving, they say PROTEA BANKS! Aqua Planet Dive Centre and Charter is an accredited PADI dive center, which offers a full range of PADI courses from beginner to professional, including Sharklife Specialty courses. Our diving focus, as you have probably realized, is SHARKS. If SHARKS are your thing, come see the Big 5 (Bull, Tiger, Hammerhead, Oceanic Blacktip and Ragged-tooth sharks) and more ... with Aqua Planet Dive Centre and Charter.
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| The Emporium Corner of Marine Drive and Kings Road, Shelly Beach 4265, South Africa
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Reviewed 19 July 2016

Muller did his Open Water course. He truely had a lot of fun - diving is fun BUT the people at Aqua Planet makes it so much more special. The passion about the sport and the personal care and interest is exceptional BUT the profesional...More

Thank PieterAB
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Tris-Kym, Owner at Aqua Planet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2016

It was such a pleasure meeting you all those years ago and a privilege to dive with you as well as being able to watch your son grow up over the years and now being able to introduce him to our wonderful world under the...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2016

Very smoothly organised with friendly and competent team. Diving was approached professionally and truly awesome - large numbers of sharks on all dives with excellent interaction. Will be returning!More

Thank Will B
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Tris-Kym, Owner at Aqua Planet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2016

We are very blessed with our diving conditions here in Shelly Beach when the weather plays nice. The sharks interaction with divers is special and we are lucky that they come in as close as they do. Looking forward to seeing you again, until then...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2016

I stayed at the Emerald cove self-catering appartement which was recommended to me by Kym, the owner of Aqua Planet and enjoyed every minute of this week. We saw different sharks on every dive and had up to 100 raggies at one time. Safety is...More

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Tris-Kym, Owner at Aqua Planet, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2016

We are thrilled you had a great time diving Protea Banks with us. All of us at Aqua Planet Dive Centre believe in providing the best possible atmosphere to everyone who joins us in the water. Going the extra mile is simply part of the...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2016

We did some shark dives with them in April. Great diving, we saw a lot of sharks and good dive guides. We will definitely come back in the future.More

Thank DH_LEEM
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Tris-Kym, Owner at Aqua Planet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2016

Thank you for coming to dive with us, and allowing us the opportunity to show you what Protea Banks has to offer. Aqua Planet Dive Centre always looks to provide the best we can in terms of enjoyment and safety. We welcome you to come...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

We travelled to Shelley beach to dive protea banks and My husband booked this as a birthday present for me, being a novice at booking holidays I have to say he definitely found a winner all in one dive charter that is run with customer...More

Thank LisaBorrino
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Tris-Kym, Owner at Aqua Planet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2016

At Aqua Planet we pride ourselves on giving the greatest experience we are able to. We are thrilled you enjoyed your diving experience with us on Protea Banks, and look forward to showing you more of what our great dive site has to offer in...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2016

Aqua planet is a professional, passionate and well run dive centre and I enjoyed every minute of diving with them. I can only leave positive feedback about Kym and her staff and how a dive centre should be run if they want happy and/or repeat...More

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Tris-Kym, Owner at Aqua Planet, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2016

It's always a pleasure having someone come and enjoy the diving at Protea Banks as much as we do. Providing the best possible experience is what we strive for, and we are glad you had a great time. We are looking forward to having you...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2016

if you are an advanced diver, this is one of the best things you can do: see sharks in the wild in a controlled situation. the guys of aquaplanet handle this very professionally and with a lot of experience. will definitely do it again on...More

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Tris-Kym, Owner at Aqua Planet, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2016

We are always happy to provide an exciting and safe experience here at Protea Banks. We are thrilled you had such a good time and really look forward to having you dive with us again at Aquaplanet.

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Reviewed 4 April 2016

The team was so friendly and their hospitality was exceptional. Felt right at home. The dive was great and they go out of their way to make sure you see the big stuff! Thank you for a great dive!

Thank Yolindi V
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Tris-Kym, Owner at Aqua Planet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2016

Glad you enjoyed diving with us Yolindi. We hope to see you soon for some more adventures!

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Reviewed 2 April 2016

What a great experience diving with Aqua Planet Dive Charter. Very friendly staff who are quick to help.

Thank Willem K
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Tris-Kym, Owner at Aqua Planet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2016

Was great diving with you Willem, with the Tiger shark, and all the Zams and Blacktips. So glad you had a great time with us. Hope to see you soon, for some more exciting action on Protea Banks.

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Reviewed 29 March 2016

Completed my Advanced Course with Aqua Planet - Kym, Brooke and staff are really freindly and dedicated as they go out of their way to make the experience fun and enjoyable. They are very proffessional and safety is a priority. I got to see sharks...More

Thank gillmark2014
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Tris-Kym, Owner at Aqua Planet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2016

Glad you chose Aqua Planet to do your PADI Advanced Course. It was great meeting you and diving with you. We hope to see you around here soon, to do some more exciting diving on Protea Banks.

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