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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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“the owner” (17 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
end of Main Street, at Beach Front, Santa Catalina, Panama
+507 6980-7122
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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
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

It is our third visit to Santa Catalina and third time diving with Scuba Coiba. Great people: nice, flexible when trying to accommodate visitors request and professional when diving We have always enjoyed out time and dives with Scuba Coiba!

3  Thank Nvpad
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

My friend and I booked a trip through Scuba Coiba based on the recommendation of someone else. We were going to be in Santa Catalina for a few nights and knew we wanted to do a discovery dive on Coiba. Scuba Coiba offered competitive rates...More

2  Thank Rquinn09
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Scuba Coiba is my favorite shop there, the owner Herbie and the entire team is just wonderful! The Orca is a really cool boat with a rood in case it rains and the underwater world is just spectacular!

Thank Romy K
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Scuba Coiba is a very professional set up from my first emails to Herbie, to the dive briefings from Cedric, to the fabulous food cooked by Miriam on Coiba and the boat captains who foresaw any bad weather coming in. Best dive boat in Coiba!...More

1  Thank Chill-laxed
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