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African Dive Adventures

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We offer a professional, safe service to experienced divers who want to dive with sharks on Protea Banks. This reef is for experienced divers only and not suited for beginners. We also offer our Sardine Run program from end June to end July on the...more
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1050 Marine Drive, Clover Bay , Shelly Beach, Margate 4275, South Africa
+27 82 456 7885
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited them first in April 2015 with Erich Ritter´s Sharkschool and second in November 2017 with my wife on our honeymoon. :) What can i say? I fell in love with RSA and especially with diving on Protea Banks! Like they say, "Africa is...More

Thank Nunukaner
SharkRoland, Owner at African Dive Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Fabian, Thanks so much for your Report. You hit it on the spot. Absolutely true !! If you want to dive Protea Banks and be face to face with our sharks, you must bring time with you. Don¡t come fr one day and expect...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

As a shark tour operator in Cape Town, our extended services include custom itineraries to the South Coast for our shark crazy guests. African Dive Adventures is the first choice operator for our guests as their service delivery is excellent. They ensure our guests receive...More

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SharkRoland, Owner at African Dive Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you Karyn from Apex, we love to work with you as our professional counterpart in Cape Town and strive to meet your standards at all times. Thanks for your continued support over many years.

Reviewed 24 September 2018

We booked our trip through an agency but african dive adventures was our local operater in coffee bay. We went there from 11. till 17. july and it was awesome. You never know what awaits you out there in the sea. We were really lucky...More

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SharkRoland, Owner at African Dive Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

Dear Roya, Your report means so much for us. We spare no costs and efforts to do the best we can so our guests can feel like you . Most people do the Sardine Run only once in their life and we are very much...More

Reviewed 2 May 2018

African Dive Adventures are a first class operation, with years of experience. The owner run operation is world class, and the variety of dives they offer is catered specifically for the diving enthusiast. I did the baited dive and it was all I was expecting...More

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SharkRoland, Owner at African Dive Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

I am so glad you had a good time with us. This is what we are here for. Your report and compliment makes me feel wonderful. Thank You

Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

This is the 2nd time I've dived with African Dive Adventures. They are a great team, friendly, professional and they made me and my buddy feel like part of the family. Diving did not disappoint plenty of sharks and other life to see, great accommodation...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Very efficient but slightly impersonal potentially due to the large number of people that was diving that day. DM's briefing was great (one of the best I've sat through!) and we were fortunate enough to dive with an experienced group so no trouble with depth...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Unfortunately I am at the end of a weeks diving with Afridive on Protea banks on the KZN South Coast of South Africa. I have been diving and working on and off in the dive industry since the late 80s and I can honestly say...More

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SharkRoland, Owner at African Dive Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Hey Lance, Thanks so much for your super report. I am glad you actually did look at all aspects of our business and more so to hear that we passed well. I will definitely pass this compliment on to my staff as well. It will...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

Dived Protea with African Dive Adventures in March 2017 and it was PERFECT! The team is very professional and very keen on making sure everyone is properly briefed! Can only recommend them if you want to dive with sharks!!! Going back in 2018!!! Can't wait!More

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SharkRoland, Owner at African Dive Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Dear PS Thank you for your report. It is a pleasure for us to hear that our efforts in keeping you safe and still showing you our amazing sharks on Protea Banks are appreciated. Your report is a great motivation for me and my staff....More

Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Thank you Carry and Steven for an interesting fun dive with Duskys and Black Tips. What a pity that we missed the big Tiger 😉. Thanks again for your great service.

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Reviewed 16 January 2018

I booked and paid for 4 normal dives with them. We I arrived, they told me: we go in baited shark dive and after, we'll try to do normal dive. I had no choice and told them OK. - > Result: 3 black tips seen...More

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SharkRoland, Inhaber at African Dive Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Pretty unfair report. We have been diving Protea Banks for over 20 years. We know the reef, the sharks and the weather. What Simon did not mention is the fact that due to strong winds we only managed to do one dive each day. The...More

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Response from emiatakahashi | Reviewed this property |
Roland's reply to my review has been taken down but in summary he was aggressive and inappropriate. Made assumptions of my ethnicity and accused me of making things up and living on a different planet. Very professional...