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Al Mahara Diving Center

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| Port Zayed, inside Sahara Marine, Abu Dhabi 52149, United Arab Emirates
+971 50 111 8125
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Friendly Dive School

Decided to scuba do be whilst on holiday in Abu Dhabi. Very friendly. Contacted by email and got to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
AJJ68
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County Durham
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Great friendly PADI dive centre at Beach Rotana Hotel

Diving in Abu Dhabi is not the best, but this outfit work hard to make the most of the situation... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Macchu123
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Bath, United Kingdom
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Al Mahara Diving Center is locally owned and operated by enthusiatic experienced dive professionals who appear to have a certain amount of sea water running in their veins which is why they need to go diving regularly!! Some of our dive professionals have been teaching for more than 18 years internationally. We are a premiere PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Center (S-21702) offering our customers a wide range of services including scuba diving, deep sea fishing, Snorkeling, boat tours, mangrove kayaking, swimming lessons, lifeguard training. Al Mahara Diving Center offers day trips and overnight trips for scuba diving throughout the United Arab Emirates and Oman and overseas. Discover the adventures in Abu Dhabi.
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“Friendly Dive School”
19 Jun 2018
“Great friendly PADI dive centre at Beach Rotana Hotel”
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Port Zayed, inside Sahara Marine, Abu Dhabi 52149, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Decided to scuba do be whilst on holiday in Abu Dhabi. Very friendly. Contacted by email and got to dive the next day, very good boat and crew and dive centre staff. Could not have been more helpful. Thanks for the day, Ryan and Carl.

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Reviewed 20 June 2018

Diving in Abu Dhabi is not the best, but this outfit work hard to make the most of the situation. Bad visibility due to the building work in the emirates and dredging make the dives a bit off pot luck but the staff all try...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018

I had a great experience completing the Rescue Diver certification this weekend. Al Mahara is now located at the Beach Rotana Hotel in the Tourist Club area so they have convenience of both a city and waterfront dive shop! Our weekend was well-organized and the...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

I had my prior PADI dive certification more than 10 years ago so I decided to do the open water course again and I must say, My dive instructors where excellent. Rebekka gave me my certification. Lena was my first instructor. A Dive Master. Rebekka,...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

My instructor Christy was amazing, patient, kind and caring. He explained all skills thoroughly, and spent considerably time helping me through it all, I could not of asked for a better Dive Master/Instructor. The team at Al Mahara are very friendly and helpful and I...More

Thank Caroline T
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed obtaining my PADI in Abu Dhabi because of the quality of instruction from Al Mahara Dive Centre Abu Dhabi. The team, Christy, Ollie and Lena were great! They were safe, calm, and most of all loved what they were doing, which made the...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

#1. Booked a wreck dive. Unfortunately they couldn't find it!! 20m vis and no wreck! How? Useless skipper. #2. Attended a first aid course. Four months later and I am yet to receive my certification. Good instructors but that means nothing if they we must...More

1  Thank Sam L
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Did the kayaking and scuba diving trip with them. Ordered everything online with no hassle. Service was very professional, on time and on schedule. Highly recommend to use their service.

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Reviewed 1 November 2016

I went on a kayak tour in October, leaving from the Links golf course, going along side the mangroves across the channel. I enjoyed the environment and saw quite a few bird species. I was on my own and there was a large American university...More

Thank Zach D
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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Everything went extremely smooth with Al Mahara! It started with the interest of learning how to swim then I saw the contact details from the website. I immediately sent an email to get more information and the reply was received very quickly on the same...More

Thank HannyTjai
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