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Dive Aqaba

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Al Saada Street, Aqaba 77110, Jordan
+962 3 201 8883
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DiveAqaba...best dive shop in Aqaba

Been diving since 1967...so I know my bubbles. This is a top notch professional operation with... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2014
Elliott O
Lolo, Montana
Amazing diving, amazing dive instructors and people

Brilliant team of divers who were flexible to our varying needs (one of us was highly skilled and... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2014
Alix F
Hong Kong, China
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Dive Aqaba is a 5 Star PADI Instructor Development centre located conveniently in Aqaba town for all your evening activities. We offer daily boat diving and snorkeling from our boat Laila One.We meet at 9.00am each day (we are based opposite the Days Inn Hotel) and are back by 4.00pm each day.Established in 2002 by Ashraf Sulaibi and Rod Abbotson combining more than 30 years experience in the dive industry and a founding member of the Aqaba Diving Association. We give individual attention to all our guests to make sure they have the best experience possible. Emphasis is on having fun safe diving and educational excellence to instructor levels and beyond in both recreational and technical diving. We are the only centre in Jordan catering for technical diving and can run courses to instructor levels. We have recently also become a TDI centre as well as a PADI Tec Rec centre and received a Green Star Award from PADI for our environmental activities.
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Al Saada Street, Aqaba 77110, Jordan
+962 3 201 8883
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Reviewed 29 July 2014

Been diving since 1967...so I know my bubbles. This is a top notch professional operation with careful instructors, great staff, and superb planning. TOP PADI, all the way. Now, for the really great part...diving is great...and...the really best part...after two dives they make the best...More

2  Thank Elliott O
Reviewed 7 July 2014

Brilliant team of divers who were flexible to our varying needs (one of us was highly skilled and one a novice) - we explored amazing walls and wrecks and loved every minute. I did a course which enabled me to go deeper into the wrecks...More

2  Thank Alix F
Reviewed 1 July 2014

My wife, our son, and I went to Aqaba to dive and snorkel. The recommendations of Dive Aqaba in the Lonely Planet guide and online were spot-on. We had a boat crew and divemasters that knew their stuff and were fun to be with, underwater...More

1  Thank vince35nations
Reviewed 19 June 2014

Probably a good spot for technical divers, but not great for casual divers. Spent 3 days with them and it was a very mediocre experience. Guides were nice, but we were taken to poor or repeat dive sites to accommodate technical divers. It was clear...More

2  Thank adam s
Reviewed 7 June 2014

My wife and I did 2 dives, we did the large Cedar Pride wreck which was a nice site, then a bay one on the way back to Aqaba. Gear was fine but nothing special. Boat was good and there was plenty of space as...More

1  Thank paulwilkinson
Reviewed 2 June 2014

Cannot recommend this dive centre highly enough! We dived with them on 31st May and the whole experience was brilliant. I completed two of my dives towards my advanced open water with Jen. She was great, very professional and patient! Every single member of staff...More

Thank LynseyAH
Reviewed 29 April 2014

I first met the Dive Aqaba team 3 years ago and had such a great time I had no hesitation to use them again. And although some members had changed, they are just as welcoming, helpful and friendly as I had come accustomed to. This...More

Thank Voelser
Reviewed 22 April 2014

In a good spot in the center of the city. Friendly and pleasant staff. Great boat with lots of space to hangout. Great food is served. Had a good time (:

Thank Meni H
Reviewed 22 April 2014

Bit of a slow start in the morning (getting gear loaded, etc), but overall, a well-organised, friendly team, eager to satisfy. Excellent quality food for lunch. Two dives in one day - Japanese Garden (coral experience - good); shipwreck experience - excellent. Would definitely recommend...More

1  Thank EmandMark
Reviewed 21 April 2014

My two daughters (aged 15 and 13) spent three days with Dive Aqaba completing their PADI open water certification. The tuition was excellent provided by a professional, safety conscious team of international instructors. Aqaba's good visibility, lack of currents and relatively shallow coral/wrecks provide a...More

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Response from Mistrusting | Reviewed this property |
Hi. You can but you can also hire all equipment from them. hope that helps

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