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Address: end of Main Street, at Beach Front, Santa Catalina, Panama
Phone Number: +507 6980-7122
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Diving tours to Coiba National Park and dive sites close to Santa Catalina,...

Diving tours to Coiba National Park and dive sites close to Santa Catalina, snorkeling tours and dive courses

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Full-Day Diving for Beginners at Coiba National Park
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Awesome diving and friendly staff

We recently dived with Scuba Coiba as certified open water divers. Our instructor Ben was friendly, helpful and extremely reassuring. All the staff at Scuba Coiba had great... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently dived with Scuba Coiba as certified open water divers. Our instructor Ben was friendly, helpful and extremely reassuring. All the staff at Scuba Coiba had great knowledge of the area and answered all our questions. We had a great time, would highly recommend.

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Toronto, Canada
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have done a bunch of due diligence before I decided to write about my experience with Scuba Coiba. I booked the 3 day, 2 nights, 9 dive package in/ around Coiba Island. 3 of us on this package along with 3 day trippers plus our guide Cederic and captain/ first mate. 2 weeks prior I had completed my Advance... More 

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Herbie S, Director General at Scuba Coiba, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. I do not know when you where diving with us, as you state in October 2016, but Cedric does not work with us since June 2016. But it does not matter really. First I would like to congratulate you for your correct reaction to a potential dangerous situation (running out of air). This shows a great... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I got my Open Waters certificate at Scuba Coiba in Santa Catalina. Really pleased! I was initially drawn in more by the fancy shop belonging to the competition down the road but I was soon rest assured when I saw Scuba Coiba a much better boat and of course my instructor Nik was very experienced and fantastic. Thank you so... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We made our very first dive with Scuba Coiba and it was amazing! Nick, the dive instructor, is really good! The staff is fluent in German, English and Spanish. I can highly recommend Scuba Coiba.

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Chartres, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

It is our third visit to Santa Catalina and third time diving with Scuba Coiba. Great people: nice, flexible when trying to accommodate visitors request and professional when diving We have always enjoyed out time and dives with Scuba Coiba!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

My friend and I booked a trip through Scuba Coiba based on the recommendation of someone else. We were going to be in Santa Catalina for a few nights and knew we wanted to do a discovery dive on Coiba. Scuba Coiba offered competitive rates and easy customer service to book in advance. We were asked to pay a $20... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

Scuba Coiba is my favorite shop there, the owner Herbie and the entire team is just wonderful! The Orca is a really cool boat with a rood in case it rains and the underwater world is just spectacular!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

Scuba Coiba is a very professional set up from my first emails to Herbie, to the dive briefings from Cedric, to the fabulous food cooked by Miriam on Coiba and the boat captains who foresaw any bad weather coming in. Best dive boat in Coiba! My husband and I booked the multi day trip and were very glad we did.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have dove with these folks before and had a really good experience. This time the same. Everything was great and had some of the clearest water I have seen anywhere in Panama. Professional, friendly and highly competent guides and crew. They split the group into 2 boats based on experience which is key and not always... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

We were diving with Scuba Coiba in January and we had an awsome time with them. First we went on 3 day trips and then on a 3day/2night trip sleeping on Coiba island. This was amazing as the island is very beautiful, the food was delicious and you can also see some wildlife like 2 kind of monkeys, agutis and... More 

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