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Aquatic Safaris SCUBA Center

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7220 Wrightsville Ave, Ste A, Wilmington, NC 28403-7230
+1 910-392-4386
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Great outfit

Took a group from our shop down for a great day of diving. Highly recommend their services. We did... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
George S
Lewisville, North Carolina
via mobile
Good operation , nic ecrew

I came here to get a couple of dives here , its been many years since I dove this neck of the... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
emanuel s
Grovetown, Georgia
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Aquatic Safaris has specialized in SCUBA diving charters, instruction, gear sales, repair, and travel in Wilmington, NC since 1988. We are constantly striving to improve our shop and our service. Aquatic Safaris operates two USCG certified custom dive boats, a 30' and a 48'. Our boats run daily dive charters to wrecks and ledges off Wrightsville Beach. We are a full service facility, including on the spot nitrox fills up to 100% O2 and Trimix.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible11%
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7220 Wrightsville Ave, Ste A, Wilmington, NC 28403-7230
+1 910-392-4386

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took a group from our shop down for a great day of diving. Highly recommend their services. We did several trips, never disappointed.

Thank George S
Reviewed 12 September 2017

I came here to get a couple of dives here , its been many years since I dove this neck of the woods, and heard a fair bit about this operation . I got here and they were already loading the boats I checked in...More

Thank emanuel s
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I have been on many, many dives with Aquatic Safaris. My first time out with them was in 1989 and my most recent was 3 weeks ago. They always have a good staff, good boat captains, and an all around safe operation. They always give...More

Thank Ed B
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

The was a great dive experience. Paul, Mike, Brian, Lloyd, Adam and Ethan were great hosts for our party of 14. We made six dives,including three wrecks and the fossil ledge. The pre-dive briefings were very thorough and informative. The AS1 was roomy and comfortable....More

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Had a great dive. This was my first ocean dive and since my brother had to cancel, I was alone. They easily set me up with a buddy and were very friendly and professional. The rental equipment was in good condition also. My only disappointment...More

Thank Bill W
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

My first choice for diving in the southern part of the NC coast...very safe, professional, friendly and fun...awesome dive operation.... People who are used to Caribbean type diving may want to hire a divemaster..which Aquatic Safaris will arrange...NC diving is a little more intense than...More

Thank Troy M
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Terrible service and unprofessional attitudes. I called about going out to dive with them. The person I spoke with had no idea about their dives or diving in general. I ended up renting my gear from them and the place smelled. Everything seemed cramped and...More

Thank Dave T
Reviewed 12 July 2017

My son completed his Advanced Open Water Certification with Aquatic Safaris and my husband took a separate pleasure dive while we vacationed last week. Both were happy with their experiences. As the wife and mother on shore, I felt secure knowing that my guys were...More

Thank Marghie E
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Very organized and professional. Open and upfront with weather conditions and recommendations. Great group to go diving with.

Thank krondor100
Reviewed 3 June 2017

So we recently did two different charters with Aquatic Safari and overall I am extremely happy with this dive shop. The first dives were on the smaller boat the ASCII, which is a fine dive boat in and of itself. The crew was quite nice...More

Thank azstinger11
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