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The Whaler

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Awsome stay, very friendly staff and owner

The Whaler (now Underwater Explorer) was recommended to me by another Backpackers in Sodwana Bay... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pascal R
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Best Diving Experience!!

My wife and I joined Herb through Underwater Explorer for a double tank dive. An amazing experience... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
Lyall M
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2 weeks ago
“Awsome stay, very friendly staff and owner”
25 Jul 2018
“Best Diving Experience!!”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Whaler (now Underwater Explorer) was recommended to me by another Backpackers in Sodwana Bay. When I arrived, Elaine gave me a very warm and friendly welcome and showed me around. I was lucky to receive the best beachfront cabana with beautiful views. :-) And,...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2018

My wife and I joined Herb through Underwater Explorer for a double tank dive. An amazing experience and as a DM he was excellent, pointed out the most amazing sealife, super knowledgable and made us feel very comfortable the entire time. Highly Highly recommend choosing...More

Thank Lyall M
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

My stay at underwater explorer accommodation was lovely. I was helped in all ways I could need. If you have a problem, tell them, a question, ask them. Elaine invited me to join birthday drinks at the bar, family dinners in the kitchen and made...More

Thank sammyfrenkel
Reviewed 3 May 2018

I had the pleasure of spending 4 weeks with 2 fantastic people, Elaine and Herb. They went way beyond what your normal hosts would and I have made 2 wonderful friends. The diving was spectacular and Herb is a master at this. The staff were...More

Thank tjnicholl34
Reviewed 10 March 2018

From the moment we set foot at The Whaler, we were greeted and showed to our rooms by friendly staff who also brought all our stuff ( bags and diving gear) to our rooms.There was no need to do any dishes after making food as...More

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Thank ameldamyburgh
Reviewed 7 March 2018

The dive brief was professionally done the night before and the day of the dive so you knew exactly what the dive was about.

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Thank shelleybdi
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Excellent service and great hospitality.Friendly staff.Scuba diving was great and the accommodation very nice.

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Thank QuintinH24
Reviewed 2 March 2018

We dived at Water Explorers (prev. The Whaler) during December 2017 and were a large group (12 people). As with our previous experience at the dive centre, the staff were friendly, the equipment was good and the dive leader was very knowledgeable and took the...More

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Thank rhettzn
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Excellent setup, really went the extra mile to look after my Clients, the feedback from my Clients was amazing, really professional Staff, really friendly right from the pick-up at the Border to the drop-off at the Border, from beginning to end of trip. Highly recommended.

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Thank steveP3731YS
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We came for just four days - my partner to take her OWD course and me to have a few dives. No big expectations. But what a stay! Underwater life so rich. Professional team, professional equipment. And in addition, we felt much at home, not...More

Thank Michael M
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