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Reviewed 20 June 2018

Beyond the Reef is the only locally owned dive shop, they are also the cheapest. After spending a week on Yap I am confident they are the best choice. Our dives were simply fantastic. The staff was incredibly attentive and thoughtful. This is an excellent...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank meandros
Reviewed 8 April 2017

These guys were great. Our guest house, village view had recommended them. We are a family with a jr diver. They were fantastic. We had a couple different dive masters. All were great. Great staff, great boat, fun dives!

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Nyani
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Everyone on the staff at Beyond the Reef wanted to make sure we had a great experience diving in Yap. We preferred diving with our small group of 3 people to the larger boats that had 6-8 people. Safety was always first for our dive...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank CarolNani
Reviewed 5 April 2016

I chose to dive with Beyond the Reef because they are proud to deal with small groups of divers (up to 4 per boat). I was hoping to see mantas so was keen to avoid diving in a crowd. Manta encounters cannot be guaranteed so...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank itchyfeet09
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Recently, we spent a couple of weeks diving with Beyond the Reef, while staying at the adjacent ESA Bay View Hotel - both operations being located in the heart of the capital, Colonia. Beyond the Reef is not a large operation, of the type offered...More

Date of experience: February 2015
3  Thank nickmc
Reviewed 24 April 2015

Beyond the Reef Charters is the most personal and friendly dive operation on Yap. The owner, Jesse, was the first dive guide on Yap, and opened Beyond the Reef in 1993. This is a small operation with two dive boats. Jesse's philosophy is the limit...More

Date of experience: April 2015
3  Thank mcleanlaw
Reviewed 16 February 2015

We spent a week diving with Beyond the Reef (we stayed at O'Keefe's which is about a 10-minute walk away, although the hotels and dive shop are happy to provide transportation) and were thrilled with the decision. First, it's important to mention that Beyond the...More

Date of experience: January 2015
3  Thank Cmud
Reviewed 26 December 2014

We dove 2 consecutive days with beyond the Reef on December 2014. Our Dive Master was Keoni. Key differentiators: They promise no more than 4 divers on the boat. In our case, it was just the 2 of us, but it would have been difficult...More

Date of experience: December 2014
4  Thank ridgetop1
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Best thing about this group: great service. My husband and I learned a great deal from our guides. The boat looks a little dinky, but it'll take you everywhere you need to go. Their new office is right next to ESA hotel-- a really nice...More

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank tvtnguyen
Reviewed 1 December 2013

We went out them 2 days, divemaster Keonie. He was very good and pointed out some neat stuff, killing the invasive crown of thorns starfish as often as he could. My only reservation was the boat itself, which could use a bit of an upgrade...More

Date of experience: November 2013
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