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Scuba Coiba

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end of Main Street, at Beach Front, Santa Catalina, Panama
+507 6980-7122
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Full-Day Diving for Beginners at Coiba National Park
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Diving tours to Coiba National Park and dive sites close to Santa Catalina, snorkeling tours and dive courses
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good12%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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end of Main Street, at Beach Front, Santa Catalina, Panama
+507 6980-7122
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

SCUBA COIBA dive center is maybe not a shop which would attract you from the first look. But you will be very surprised when to get on to the trip with them. Dive shop has a great location, it is the only one on the...More

Thank KristinaEgypt
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Dove with this outfit for a one day trip to Coiba. Dive masters were experienced and safety conscious. Boat s are in ok condition. Captain and crew experienced and capable. Issues: 1. One of my tanks had a weird chemical taste in the air ....More

Thank scubanorm
Herbie S, General Manager at Scuba Coiba, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2017

Dear Norman, thank you for taking the time and reviewing Scuba Coiba. I think your review characterizes our shop, crew and the diving pretty good. We have experienced dive guides (each single one has thousands of dives as dive professional), our captains have many years...More

Reviewed 29 January 2017

I choice Scuba Coiba because of Tabea (who works there). She was sitting outside and was very pleasant to talk to and very enthusiastic. She directly made me feel good about diving with them. For there it only got even better. We had a great...More

Thank Marjolein6
Herbie S, General Manager at Scuba Coiba, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2017

Dear Marjolein, thanks for the roses. I have submitted your positive comments to Tabea and Elwynn. We wish you many more nice dive experiences.

Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Diving at Coiba is amazing!!! The environment both above and under water is great! We have been diving with Scuba Coiba for 2 days. Very Nice company. Both Ben and Elli were professional and good fun! As i am a unexperienced diver (OW) they made...More

Thank ivk1986
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Shop owner Herbie was very helpful when we were planning the trip. We got info about accommodation, instructions on how to get to Santa Catalina and so on. The Coiba diving was excellent and their chefs at the island were amazing. We ate one of...More

Thank Reijonens
Herbie S, General Manager at Scuba Coiba, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2017

Thank you for the nice review. Multi-Day trips are our signature trips, where people expect to get the best Coiba has to offer and we try hard to give it to them. This includes to offer the best possible service regarding food and accommodating them...More

Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Great staff, real diving lovers could not have been a better trip thanks to the two dive instructors Eli and Ben and the owner Herbie. Stayed for 4 days including a night on Coiba but I could have stayed longer. Strongly recommend to anyone looking...More

1  Thank Patrick W
Herbie S, General Manager at Scuba Coiba, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2017

Thank you Patrick, well said. I hope you have many similar experiences and maybe we can welcome you back once.

Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

We recently dived with Scuba Coiba as certified open water divers. Our instructor Ben was friendly, helpful and extremely reassuring. All the staff at Scuba Coiba had great knowledge of the area and answered all our questions. We had a great time, would highly recommend.

Thank Rayromano13
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

I have done a bunch of due diligence before I decided to write about my experience with Scuba Coiba. I booked the 3 day, 2 nights, 9 dive package in/ around Coiba Island. 3 of us on this package along with 3 day trippers plus...More

5  Thank Alba901
Herbie S, Director General at Scuba Coiba, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2016

Thanks for your review. I do not know when you where diving with us, as you state in October 2016, but Cedric does not work with us since June 2016. But it does not matter really. First I would like to congratulate you for your...More

Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

I got my Open Waters certificate at Scuba Coiba in Santa Catalina. Really pleased! I was initially drawn in more by the fancy shop belonging to the competition down the road but I was soon rest assured when I saw Scuba Coiba a much better...More

1  Thank JFir
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We made our very first dive with Scuba Coiba and it was amazing! Nick, the dive instructor, is really good! The staff is fluent in German, English and Spanish. I can highly recommend Scuba Coiba.

1  Thank isaaatm
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