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Scallywag Divers

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South Beach, West Nusa Tenggara 83352, Indonesia
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Clean and new equipment.

The fins were some of the best I've used from a diving company and the octopus was clean and not... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
cemily
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Melbourne, Australia
Professional and fun with pristine dive sites

We had an excellent time at Scallywag Divers! All of the team are friendly and fun and the dive... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jemappellekim
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Paris, France
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Open daily from 8am to 7pm, Scallywag Divers offers a range of PADI endorsed diving experiences, ranging from "Discover Scuba Diving' right through to 'Divemaster'. Located next to our Scallywags Beach Club on the pristine Island of Gili Air, Lombok, we are right on the doorstep of some of the most glorious dive spots in the Indonesian Archipelago
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“gili t” (13 reviews)
“dive shop” (18 reviews)
“fun dives” (16 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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South Beach, West Nusa Tenggara 83352, Indonesia
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"gili t"
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"dive shop"
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"fun dives"
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"open water"
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"dive master"
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"scallywags resort"
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"dive sites"
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"turtle point"
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"clean towels"
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"safety equipment"
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"felt totally safe"
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"hadn t"
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"my boyfriend"
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"koh tao"
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"green sea turtles"
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"customer satisfaction"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The fins were some of the best I've used from a diving company and the octopus was clean and not chewed on like some that I have experienced in the past. The boat helpers were efficient and attentive especially as we were preparing to dive...More

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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you so much for your great review of Scallywag Divers! We are so glad you enjoyed your dives with us. Sofia is an excellent divemaster and I will be sure to pass your review onto her :) Hope to see you again for...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an excellent time at Scallywag Divers! All of the team are friendly and fun and the dive sites are simply breathtaking (lucky there's a SCUBA tank ;) ). The team (especially Max, Ben, and Yas) were very accommodating and ran us through a...More

Thank jemappellekim
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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Kim, Thank you so much for your lovely review of Scallywag Divers! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and loved taking you and Jason on some amazing dives. Hopefully we will see you again soon so we can show you the wonderful...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my friend went on a fun dive. The instructor Yasel took a group of four of us. Some people did not dive for 3-5 years. During the briefing she did not inform the group to not interact with turtles neither to touch the...More

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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Konrad, We are sorry to hear you weren't satisfied with your dive. Upon signing up for the dives we were aware of your friends not having dived in 3-5 years and we strongly recommended they conduct a refresher. PADI recommend a refresh to be...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Did a discovery dive with these guys as we were short on time and didn’t get our Padi done before we flew here. Everything about them was absolutely spot on. Our guide (wish I’d caught his name, the Canadian dude) was incredible at his job...More

Thank jjy254
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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello! Thank you so much for your great review of Scallywag Divers. We are really glad you enjoyed your first time diving and want to continue the adventure! We hope to see you again soon! -- Scallywags Team

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Second time I have dived with them. They are very professional, safety conscious, and the equipment is very well taken care of. All divers are provided with a dive watch, and gear is included which saves in baggage allowance! They chose dive sites based on...More

Thank MaAdjowa
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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello! Thank you so much for you lovely review of Scallywag Divers. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Customer safety and satisfaction is very important to us and we love to help you develop as divers and become the best and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I decided to do the Open Water Dive course while we were at Gili T and Scallywags was recommended. We’re so happy we decide to do the course. They limit the class to two people so you’re getting so much attention and...More

Thank Marissa C
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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Marissa, Thank you for you great review of Scallywag Divers. We are so glad you enjoyed doing your course with us! Harry is a fab instructor and I will be sure to let him know of your review. Keep blowing bubbles and we hope...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Scallywag Divers was the absolute best dive school on Gili T. Since all prices are the same on the Island - what you are looking for is high quality instructors - Scallywag absolutely delivered here. My girlfriend and I took our Open Water Certification course...More

Thank Alex B
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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Alex, Thank you for your lovely review of Scallywag Divers. We are so glad you had such a great time during your Open Water Course! Harry is a great instructor and I will be sure to pass on your kind words to him. Continue...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

We did 2 fun dives and were not impressed. The place is good, no more. It has good gear, safety and routines but the overall experience is very impersonal. The divemasters dont make any extra effort. Dive groups are big with a mix of experience...More

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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Isabella, Thank you for your review. We are sorry to hear you did not completely enjoy your time with us. The maximum amount of divers in any group we take is 4 (despite PADI allowing 8 divers per instructor for fun dives), and on...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

There are few dive schools in Gilli Air. After contacting 5 and reviewing them, we chose Scallywags for our Open water Padi certification course and were very happy with our decision! Unlike other dive schools, Scallywags is relatively small, with not many people on the...More

Thank AlexYashina
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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Alex, We are so glad you and Oliver enjoyed your course! It was great having you with us and we hope you will join us again in the future for some more underwater adventures! Keep diving and happy bubbles! - Scallywags Team

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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Ian and I can’t thank you enough. We came to do our refresher dive with these guys, and honestly, it was brilliant. I hadn’t done any diving for over 5 years, and my boyfriend hadn’t done any dives at all since getting his open water...More

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ScallywagsManagement, Manager at Scallywag Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Tamara, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are glad you and Ian enjoyed your stay with us and I will be sure to pass your kind words on to Jess and the rest of the team. Keep blowing bubbles and hopefully...More

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Varda G
19 July 2017|
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its so cheap ... just pop in and ask the staff. - they are amazing
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jb1989226
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Response from ScallywagsManagement | Property representative |
Hello jb, Even though we're a PADI dive shop, we accept certifications from all different organizations, including SSI! Whenever you're interested in going for a dive with us, let us know by email so we can help make your... More
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