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Poseidon Dive Center

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The Only Padi 5* Gold Palm Instructor Development Dive Resort, Tec Diving And Sidemount Facility in Colombia. We speak Spanish, English and German. We offer dive courses from beginner to pro level and fun dives. 3 comfortable rooms and own swimming...more
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Calle 18 1 69 | Santa Marta, Taganga 470001, Colombia
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All reviews santa marta open water great staff these guys advanced padi discover scuba high quality take care a great experience front desk great equipment in town diving spots in excellent condition small group lobster refresher course
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My girlfriend and I went to Poseidon for our first ever scuba dive. The staff was very helpful and fluent in English. My girlfriend was nervous, but they helped calm her and made us feel confident in our dives. We had a wonderful time and...More

Thank Jeff S
Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello we love to read that your girlfriend and you had a Wonderful time on your 1st scuba dive ever and it was a pleassure to have you with us. Happy bubbles and see ya PDC

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time with Poseidon! I did 2 fun dives while they arranged so my mum got to snorkle at the same time. The boat was great and by far the best one we saw in the tiny harbour. I am not an...More

Thank EmmaT3529
Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello , thanks for your comment here and glad that you choosed us for your Family activity. Not all has to be diver to enjoy a day in the sea together. Familes can enjoy together ones are diving other snorkeling, no Problem at all. See...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I asked two days before my dive if it's possible. And everything was very easy and the staff was really friendly. I had a one to one dive in two nice spots. Friends of mine came for snorkeling at the same time. So we spent...More

Thank Worldexplorer14
Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello and thanks for the comment. That´s our idea, Don´t worry be happy. Glad that you enjoyed our Services and we hope to have you back soon Happy Bubbles and See ya PDC

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The people at Poseidon Dive Center are super nice and took really good care of me. From the moment I emailed them to inquire about possible dives when I was in town to finishing up the trip, they were a pleasure to work with and...More

Thank erikfwlawrence
Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi and thanks for your comment . It was a pleassure for us to organize your dives while your were in Colombia. Next time hopefully you come back with your Family then you can go together to dive after they become certified. Let´s have a...More

Reviewed 10 October 2018

Me and my girlfriend had an amazing time at Poseidon Dive Center, the staff were proficient in English and were professional and super helpful in accommodating to our needs. I did a refresh-course while my girlfriend went for an open-water certificate - Octavio, her instructor,...More

Thank E2511DSdanielb
Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hello and thanks for your comment here. We do all possible so our divers enjoy the Service given by PDC, and it seems we ara dooing quiet good. Now you both can go diving together and have a lot of fun. Happy bubbles wherever you...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018

This operation seemed professional and responsible. Which when diving is the most important thing. In a country like Colombia it was important to know the rental equipment, tanks, and all of the details were attended to seriously, and they were. Plus Poseidon was fun too!More

Thank JZAdventureTravelGal
Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Hello thanks a lot for your review here. It´s all time a great effort to fulfill the Details according to the Equipment and we do all the mainteance according to manufacture rules and even more. We have taken all nesessary Courses in Colombia and in...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018

I booked with Poseidon Dive Center to become a certified Open Water Diver. Turned out to be one of the highlights of my trip to Colombia! The crew is so funny, friendly, but most importantly professional! The balance between fun and safety is perfect. The...More

Thank Kwint J
Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Hello, thanks for your time and comment. We love to read that your PADI OPEN WATER DIVER COURSE which you took with us was the Highlight of your trip. Now we hope that you enjoy your new Hobby and that you continue having fun. See...More

Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Good staff and good dive center in general. I would go back if I come again. We saw many interesting fishes but the visibility was very bad (not dive centers fault). Not deep dives but it was ok.

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Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2018

Hi, thanks a lot for your comment here.. Great that you would come back to dive with us. Yes, sometimes there is bad vis but this Change daily. Hopefully the next time yiu have the good vis. Happy bubbles and see ya PDC

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely staff, awesome dives, and the dive master took good photos. Solo-traveler friendly. Very responsive when making the reservation. Thanks Poseidon Dive!

Thank Quest233953
Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Hi and thanks for your comment here. Glad that you liked it and we hope to have you back soon. Happy bubbles and see ya PDC

Reviewed 8 September 2018

Staff were really professional and friendly. The equipment was good, and it was a bonus that they took awesome pictures of us under the water. We were in a small group of 4 which was perfect.More

Thank Izzy313
Max M, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Hello, and thanks a lot for your comment. Yes, we try to make the diving for our divers as good as posssible so our politics not to dive in big Groups which often Ends in a Desaster. Thanks agaiin for choosing us. Happy bubbles and...More

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cjrand2018
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Response from basinharborbob | Reviewed this property |
They are proficient in English. Nice folks. They may or may not have housing but plenty of options in the small town. About 40 hours, includes book time which can be completed on line thru Padi or Naui. Will include four... More
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