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Address: | Aratea, Cook Islands
Phone Number: +682 31 537
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Amazing dive

I was absolutely happy to do my first dive with Bubbles Below as the service was really great. I would especially like to thank to one of the staff - Polly - very professional... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was absolutely happy to do my first dive with Bubbles Below as the service was really great. I would especially like to thank to one of the staff - Polly - very professional, caring, knows what she is doing under water, an excellent guide for newbies. Diving with BB is a must do in Aitutaki! Thanks!

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Wanaka, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

As we never dived before and dont have a license we were slightly worried about our first dive. However our guide Polly did amazing job making us comfortable and we were blown away by the Aitutaki's behind the reef underwater world. Its lifetime experience and you will want to dive again.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic service!! They take pride in their job and knowledge of the area. A must do absolutely amazing dive sites to suit all. Thank you for the most amazing experience 🐢

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Thank kylieben
Brookline, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Don't forget to get a tractor ride. Great operation that cares about their customers. The dive master has a GoPro so if you have your own - he's a wealth of knowledge on using them for diving.

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Love this place, just wish we could live here! Onu and Menema are wonderful hosts which is why we have returned, and will again. The place is fantastic too. Heaven on earth. Don't deliberate - book now and see for yourself.

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Travelled to Aitutaki in late August 2016. Arrived on Tuesday and staying until Sunday. Hoping to do some dives, Rang Bubbles Bellow (BB) about diving. From Tues to Friday, he fobbed me off, with excuses of "too much wind", "no one else booked on", "too rough", etc. The weather was ideal, with fishing boats out in the blue water. Despite... More 

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Onu h, Owner at Bubbles Below, responded to this review

Hi Colin Cancellations, as you would have noticed while visiting the island, weve had pretty crap weather this past week wind/rain wise and due to this, rough seas & very limited visibility, just because the suns out doesn't mean the diving conditions are perfect, which Is my reasons for cancelling our dives, not just for you, but for others as... More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Wow, what a splendid experience! It's actually a suprise for us, that Aitutaki is not even more famous for diving, but let's start from the beginning... ...for bookings it's the best to call Onu (the shop owner) and arrange everything. We've just called the day before and headed the next day's morning to the dive school, where Onu and his... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

We went on 2 tank dives about a week ago with Bubbles Below and it was the best experience we had in Aitutaki. Onu was very friendly and helpful. And of course, very knowledgeable about the diving spots! We saw the biggest turtle that we hadn't seen elsewhere, sharks, Napoleon fish and even whales while on the boat. Everything was... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Due to weather conditions, the final confirmation of the dive was only given in the morning - understandable as weather can be tricky. Onu and his wife were lovely. The gear is well maintained. During the day they were very attentive and caring. We had 2 dives around the same area (covering different spots on each dive) - the abundance... More 

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Onu h, Manager at Bubbles Below, responded to this review

Kia Orana Cindy thanks for your review & I'm glad you got to experience diving in Aitutaki! in regards to you review regarding communication, unfortunately we are only a small operation & don't have the resources in order for a full time staff member to sit & monitor the phone, however we do have an answering machine where you can... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

Onu and his wife took the time to ensure everything was organised. Everything was done and the gear was set up for me. The only thing I had to do was try on a wetsuit. We anchored just outside the lagoon and saw so much 'big' wildlife, it just blew my mind. We saw about half a dozen green turtles,... More 

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