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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good9%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
5 Sep 2016
“Best Dive Tour in Bocas Del Toro”
18 Aug 2016
“Unsafe and unprofessional”
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2374 Calle 1A, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
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Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

This is our 2nd visit to Bocas Del Toro and both times we have went Scuba Diving with Starfleet. The staff is the best, Roosevelt is very patient and a great instructor. Great diving for beginners and experienced divers.

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank Niyt
Reviewed 18 August 2016

The short version first: Do your diving and courses somewhere else becouse it is unsafe and unprefessional. The long version: My son and another poor soul did the Open Water Certificate with instructor Roosvelt Diaz who was unfriendly, unprofessional and unsafe. He was late every...More

Date of experience: August 2016
6  Thank goldmann
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Starfleet is not the biggest dive shop, nor the fanciest, but is one of the original and the best place to dive in Bocas. Manuel & Chombo pay a great attention to detail and deliver personalized attention that the big dive shops can't. I come...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Tybeeite
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

I walked in on Starfleet very spontaneously. Since i was told at my hostel (selinas) that a open water course was 380 dollars, i was very positively surprised when starfleet only asked for 250. I was the only person doing the course the next day...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank norac640
Reviewed 24 May 2016

I did my 3 day PADI Open diver certification course at Starfleet Scuba in March, 2016. The course itself was ok and since I haven't dived elsewhere, I am unable to comment much on the quality compared to other dive schools in Bocas or elsewhere....More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 9 April 2016

Catastrophic, unprofessional, unfriendly, enervating, dangerous! If you want the whole story, here it is: I did my Open Water Certificate with their instructor Roosvelt Diaz, an unfriendly man without humor. The course itself was chaotic, because Roosvelt is unable to concentrate on his job. During...More

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank NadineStefan16
Reviewed 5 April 2016

I went there last year to get my open water class - everything went well and I left Bocas happy and supposedly certified - however, they never registered me at PADI nor get me anything close to a certification card. I emailed them at least...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Romain M
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

We booked two tanks with Starfleet for a mornings diving and thoroughly enjoyed it. Some of the kit is getting on a bit and some items could do with replacing but it all worked and was reliable. The dive shop crew seemed to know their...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank NaughtyBeagle
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Is best dive shop with professional divers, they know every place for diving and the best is that the divers that work at Starfleet are local professionals.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Roosevelt D
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were PADI certified here several years ago. I love diving here every year when we return Bocas. Always smiling faces from Nilvea on the reception desk to the instructor/ master divers Chombo and Manuel. Always personalized, great dives with Starfleet!

Date of experience: June 2015
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