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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice shallow diving with superb coral and plenty to see - turtles, octopus, squid, lobster barracuda etc and dolphins on the surface.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank JAGTheBear
Reviewed 31 December 2018

My son booked for us to dive for two days with Crab diving. Diving was average apart from the wreck. Reefs were teeming with life but vis wasn’t great, disappointing for the Indian Ocean . No large pelagic fish which was a surprise. Can’t blame...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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divingthecrab, Manager at Diving The Crab, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Ralph & James Cantrell. Thank you for expressing your thoughts with your review. Firstly we are sorry you found the Indian ocean a disappointment... We, as well as a lot of divers & Marine Biologists disagree. Kenya, as the world faced an El Nino...More

Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

As a seasoned diver having been all over the world I can say that Diani is as good as any tropical region. However an obnoxious member of management (Tammy) ruined our 2 days and I’ve attached their price list for you to decide. Note this...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank JamesCantrell
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

If you are like me- a nervous diver- this is the place for you! If you are a wildly experienced diver- this is also the place for you. The staff were very friendly, patient and knowledgable. My dive master gave me so much confidence. I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

we only did 1 day with them but i have been in enough dive ceters to see that this was is really ok! good gear, nice ppl and good boat. we ask for a dive spot with turtles and we did see them! they took...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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divingthecrab, Manager at Diving The Crab, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2018

Dear Tim Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review! We do hope you come back to dive with us in the near future! Happy Bubbles! Kind Regards

Reviewed 20 September 2018

We were a bit anxious as we had only recently passed our PADI tests but we were made to feel at ease with our excellent DM Swahil. This was our first ocean dive and Swahil looked after us and made us feel comfortable and was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 873MarkW
divingthecrab, Manager at Diving The Crab, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

Dear Mark Thank you for your excellent review we are very pleased everything was more thank your expectations! Hopefully see you again soon Asante sana!

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

It was the best experience a (advanced diving) mother can have: the best first dive experience for our children. One day in the pool, next day 2 dives in the sea!! Saw turtles and a lot of fish. New suits and gear and very comfortable...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Helmie S
divingthecrab, Manager at Diving The Crab, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Dear Helmie & Family Thank you for your kind review and we are very happy you decided to try your kids with scuba diving! We hope to see you one day again soon. Kind Regards, Diving the Crab Team

Reviewed 6 August 2018

This dive shop is probably one of the best I have been to. The equipment is new and tip top shape. They do not cut corners. The dive boats are immaculate. I mean, you really have nothing to complain about these guys. The dives? UNBELIEVABLE!...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank DenisAnna1990
divingthecrab, Manager at Diving The Crab, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Dear Denis & Anna Thank you for great review and so happy to hear about your great experiences with us! We do hope to see you two again one day soon! Kind Regards, Diving The Crab

Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend did her open water course and loved it. Very professional yet personal delivery. The team makes you feel comfortable and welcome also when you're newbies like ourselves. We highly recommend diving here. We went on to do our first deep dive at a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank jonahlsen
divingthecrab, Manager at Diving The Crab, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Dear Jon & Johanna! Thanks for the great review! It was pleasure to have you both dive with us! Well done on your Open water and Deep Adventure Courses! Until next time, happy bubbles! Kind Regards, Diving the Crab Team!

Reviewed 13 April 2018

While staying at the baobab beach resort, I booked a trip with diving the vrab, which is also located on the resort. They have good gear (bcd with their own name on it :-) ) and felt comfortable with the staff, both during the boat...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Ronald D
divingthecrab, Manager at Diving The Crab, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Dear Ronald Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely and detailed review! We hope to welcome you back in the near future! Happy bubbles Kind Regards, Diving The Crab Team

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tstkhw001
11 January 2019|
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Hi please email us so we can explain our set up or or go on our website to view prices :-)
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Helen A
23 April 2018|
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Response from divingthecrab | Property representative |
Hi Helen Absolutely, we are just going into low season but open and diving everyday! Its a great time to learn diving! contact us to plan your diving trip in May. Kind regards, Tamelyn
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Sarah E
12 August 2017|
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The PADI Scuba diver course takes around 3 days to complete and the Open Water around 5 days
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