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Great Introduction to Scuba Lesson

The 6 of us, 2 adults and 4 kids (18 - 11) had a fantastic introduction to Scuba lesson with Adam... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Peterborough, United Kingdom
Nice Dive site

Went to do the Open Water section of my PADI Instructor Exam. This was opportune as my mother lives... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
Geoff S
Rhyl, United Kingdom
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Gildenburgh Waters Eastrea Road, Whittlesey, Peterborough PE7 2AR, England
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

The 6 of us, 2 adults and 4 kids (18 - 11) had a fantastic introduction to Scuba lesson with Adam and Pete on Saturday. The afternoon consisted of a brief classroom session in the centres facilities, a run through of the kit (all pre-picked...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Went to do the Open Water section of my PADI Instructor Exam. This was opportune as my mother lives in Whittlesea. I had not realised where Gildenburgh Water was until I booked my IE so now I know where it is, I will be back....More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Geoff S
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

The nickname Goldenbog kind of fits. The guano on the ramps may have gone but the portacabins were grim 20 years ago. Need to take a look at what is on offer at Andark Lake lakeside guys

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Carol W
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Brilliant place to learn to dive. Wonderful people, great atmosphere, and highly professional dive tuition. If you are a new diver earning your C card or an experienced diver looking for further training, this is an excellent place to visit.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank sgbirch
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Had three fabulous dives. Very friendly staff and a well stocked shop. Resturant is also ok. The quarry is well marked underwater with lines to many wrecks - double decker bus, lorry, jet,coach, barge, yatcht and many more. A good place to start your scuba...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank IanPullen
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I had heard very good things about Gildenburgh water, so thought I would go and get in the water after a few months of no dives! I don't have much of my own kit, so needed to hire some. On arrival I had to guess...More

Date of experience: August 2016
8  Thank Corey A
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

It was ok but the site could really be improved with a lick of paint and a dam good tidy up,don't expect to shower after as there's no hot water. It's a real shame as it could a great venue

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Alan S
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

I have just completed a PADI open water course at this venue.. I had been looking at doing a SCUBA corse for a while, but it kept getting put back for one reason or another, then for my birthday my wife bought me the course,...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Gary J
Reviewed 3 August 2015

It is like they want the place to shut down. I have not dived in Gildy in about 5years and it never was a pleasant experience but convenient and less busy than Stoney cove. I don't know why they think it is acceptable to sweep...More

Date of experience: August 2015
3  Thank 842Louise
Reviewed 24 June 2015

The lake is great for diving, with generally pretty good visibility, clean water and some interesting wrecks to investigate. The restaurant is fairly good, and is good value. There's a dive shop at the site, which is very well-stocked. I have never bought anything from...More

Date of experience: May 2015
3  Thank Tourist3873
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