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Universal Diver

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140 Seberang Air Keruh, Pulau Perhentian Besar, Malaysia
6096911621
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Fun dives!

I recently did 12 fun dives with these guys and gave nothing but praise for these guys, I have bit... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ellie S
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Awesome..

We were a week on the island and we made a lot of dives around the island. The crew was so friendly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Katja E
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140 Seberang Air Keruh, Pulau Perhentian Besar, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I recently did 12 fun dives with these guys and gave nothing but praise for these guys, I have bit of a back and knee injury meaning I put my kit on in the water and they were so accommodating to me always carrying my...More

Thank Ellie S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a week on the island and we made a lot of dives around the island. The crew was so friendly and we felt so comfortable. We just had our open water certification, so zero experience. But with all the divemaster we felt so...More

Thank Katja E
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hi, if I can rate 10 or more stars, I would.... Amazing wonderful crew, which was felt like more a family and not a business. My son and myself had done the open water dive certificate within 3 day's with our dive instructor Senior David....More

Thank Bastie L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and my boyfriend visited the Perhentian Island 2 weeks ago with the purpose of doing our Open Water Diving course. Everyone at the dive centre were really helpful and our instructor Antonio was amazing!!! He was patient, informative and very chilled out. Exactly what...More

Thank liannemca123
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Did a couple of dives with Universal Divers with my 12 year old daughter. Our dive master, Dee, was great - one of the best things she did was not to treat my daughter like a child, with an expectation that she should be as...More

Thank BrisbaneTraveldoctor
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Overall experience is great as Universal Diver have some great staffs/divemasters. Refresher was compulsory for those divers never dive for very long time which cost around RM150. It is a good refresher at the house reef with some mask, BCD and buoyancy activity which is...More

Thank joeycw
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We went to Universal Divers for our PADI Open Water course. We started off with a day of watching dvds in their comfortable bean bags. The day after we had our first dives with our instructor, Michael. Besides being a very knowledgeable diver, Michael was...More

Thank Félice G
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend did the Open Water Course with instructor Michael. He was fun, very well informed and eager to share his knowledge, whether it was about scuba diving or underwater wildlife. I did a refresher course and 8 fun dives over four days with Dee...More

Thank Sander T
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Conveniently located next to Tuna Bay, Universal Diver was an excellent choice for both first-timers and experienced divers. This was my first time diving, and Sebastian and Martin were very patient and knowledgeable and they made diving so much fun, especially after feeling trepidation. Seeing...More

Thank RudeLove
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Did a few fun dives as couple.. very well organized and very reasonable! Good dive shop would definitely recommend. Approx 80-90RM per dive. Good quality equipment!

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Tey5247
24 July 2017|
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Response from Hanerman | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry for the late reply. You should ask the dive shop, they would be able to answer you where I cannot. (I am just a customer, and am not affiliated with the dive shop)
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