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Diving The Crab

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Diani Beach Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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Great learning experience

My girlfriend did her open water course and loved it. Very professional yet personal delivery. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jonahlsen
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Verbier, Switzerland
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Worth the money for diving near Diani beach

While staying at the baobab beach resort, I booked a trip with diving the vrab, which is also... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
Ronald D
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Diani Beach Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

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divingthecrab, Manager at Diving The Crab, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

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!

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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

Thank Ronald D
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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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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Well organised 5 Star PADI Diving school with lovely staff, awesome dive masters and professional diving equipment.

Thank Ralf S
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divingthecrab, Manager at Diving The Crab, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Dear Ralf Thank you for your kind review! We hope you dive with us one day again soon. Kind Regards, The Diving the Crab Team

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Spent nine days diving with the Crab and had a wonderful time, the diving was superb and the dive centre was very well run with fantastic staff, instructors and guides. All boat diving, with most sites only 15 to 30 mins away, boats were very...More

Thank Mark C
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divingthecrab, Manager at Diving The Crab, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Dear Mark & Jacqueline Thank you for you positive feedback and taking the time to write such a detailed review! It was a great pleasure to have you diving with us and we look forward to welcoming you back next year! Kind Regards, Diving The...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

I had 28 dives in two weeks with them, the breafings are really well made, probably the best that I have ever had, dive sites are nice, many things to see, instructors and divemasters are prepared. Had good timesMore

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divingthecrab, Manager at Diving The Crab, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Dear Guiseppe Thank you for great review, it was a pleasure to have you diving with us and very happy you made the choice to carry on diving with us for so long! All the best and we hope to see you one day in...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

I did my advanced open water with diving the Crab and I enjoyed it! First, all equipment is new and/or in very good condition (Steel tanks FYI). Second, all staff is highly skilled, paying a lot of attention to safety, checking equipment twice and taking...More

Thank Caroline D
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divingthecrab, Manager at Diving The Crab, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Dear Caroline Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a detailed review, we all appreciate the feed back and happy to hear such positive remarks for Diving the Crab! Congratulations for completing your advanced course with us and all the best...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Five days, 10 dives. .Excellent Staff, safe well organised and knew their stuff. The marine life and corals are exceptionally good . As moderately experience divers (250 dives) can’t recommend it highly enough. Dive in and enjoy!More

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divingthecrab, Manager at Diving The Crab, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

Dear Juanita & Frazer Thank you for your great review! We are happy our services met your experience as well as how much you enjoyed our beautiful diving that we have available here! We thoroughly enjoyed diving with you and we certainly hope to see...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Excellent dive center Dive the Crab Baobab, next to our hotel Papillon Reef. Great friendly service both at the diving center and on the boats. Great dive masters who spotted some beautiful underwater life. We are looking to come back and yes, we are experienced...More

1  Thank Tallulah S
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divingthecrab, Manager at Diving The Crab, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Dear Tallulah Thank you very much for taking the time to write your kind review, we are always happy to hear that our team here at Diving the crab has fulfilled expectations and that your diving experience with us was excellent and a great service...More

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Reviewed 17 December 2017

I tried 2 activities with them: 1. Kayaking; Good experience considering 10$ for an hour. Loved every bot of it. Kayak was in good condition. 2. Snorkelling: Was not very confident about deep water snorkeling. The team offered me a kayak with an expert with...More

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divingthecrab, Manager at Diving The Crab, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2017

Thank You for taking the time to give us feed back on our services :) I am glad to hear that you enjoyed our newly opened water sports center!! Sorry to hear you did not feel the hours were respected, we have just implemented a...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

I did a one-day, two dive trip with these guys. They were very professional and had very good clean kit. Dive boat was comfortable and spacious. They also have a 5 metre pool on-site so if you need to do a quick refresher (as I...More

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divingthecrab, Manager at Diving The Crab, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank You for taking the time to review us. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your experience with us :) We very much look forward to diving with you again!

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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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Response from divingthecrab | Property representative |
The PADI Scuba diver course takes around 3 days to complete and the Open Water around 5 days
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