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Taprobane Divers

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We offer a full range of scuba diving courses both recreational and technical, as well as fun diving packages for already qualified divers! We have high grade equipment maintained to UK standards with air quality testing equipment to ensure great...more
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Thamarakulam Road | Bliss Bay, Ward 1 Adukkupadu, Nilaveli 31000, Sri Lanka
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+94 77 849 1597
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The dive center was good, the gears were according to standard, clean and well maintained. The instructor/guide was also ok. However, we were a bit disappointed that we had to push the boat from shore to the sea. We did not expect that to happen...More

Thank EllaJessica
TaprobaneDivers, Owner at Taprobane Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello - just wanted to say thank you for your review and understand your frustration with helping out with the boat! Unfortunately it was quite late in the season that you came to dive, so our DM had already left - but for next year...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent shop, with good quality equipment. its location is so beautiful and clean beach, clear water. we had so much fun interacting with the shop staff they are very relaxed people. A Couple who owns this shop is very experienced. Emma is great with communication...More

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TaprobaneDivers, Owner at Taprobane Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review :-) Glad you had a great time and we hope to see you back next year!! We are taking over the accommodation at Bliss Bay from 1st February, so we'll be able to offer some good combined packages...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018

Sorry this review is going to be looooong. I don't usually write reviews, but TripAdvisor helped me a lot for this trip, so I want to help other people as well. My friend literally just got her PADI Open Water 2 days before our trip...More

Thank DaCrazyRichBananas
TaprobaneDivers, Owner at Taprobane Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for a) diving with with us and b) all the effort you put in to writing this review - these are soo helpful for us and we really appreciate it as we're a small centre but growing :-) We would love...More

Reviewed 24 September 2018

I did two days diving with Taprobane Divers and was very impressed - easy to organise on email, and then the diving was great with Rohan. Equipment is very good, service excellent and really nice dive spots - all for a good price!

Thank Silke M
TaprobaneDivers, Owner at Taprobane Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words - and much appreciated :-) Glad you had a great time and we hope to see you again some time!! Hope you had a wonderful rest of you stay in Sri Lanka :-)

Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Roshan is trustworthy, highly qualified and extensively experienced. I was lucky enough to have his undivided attention for 4 dives, during which he was a great local guide. Visibility was better as the week went on (12m) and the highlights of what we saw include:...More

Thank KatyT895
TaprobaneDivers, Owner at Taprobane Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Katy and for choosing us to dive with! Glad you had a great time and we hope to see you again sometime!

Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Professional friendly small PADI centre, good equipment and a knowledgeable dive master. Perfect for beginners but plenty of good coral for all grades. Giving a hand to launch the two dive boats is all part of the fun. They have basic accommodation and a restaurant...More

Thank DavidTopping
TaprobaneDivers, Owner at Taprobane Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Thank you for choosing us to dive with and glad you had a good time :-) Have a wonderful rest of your stay in Sri Lanka!

Reviewed 18 August 2018

From my very first enquiry, Emma was extremely responsive and helpful - she also helped with other queries about the area where she could! The dive centre is tucked away at the far end of Nilaveli Beach - the tuk tuk driver, helpfully, didn't know...More

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TaprobaneDivers, Owner at Taprobane Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Thank you for your review, much appreciated, and we are glad you had a great time even with some challenging sea!

Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Emma and Rohan made our experience really easy to organise and 2 enjoyable days of diving tailored to us. The gear was great and in such good condition, and Rohan’s itinerary was very well planned and clear- Emma was very approachable, always at hand to...More

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TaprobaneDivers, Owner at Taprobane Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you so for much for your kind review - I have a grin with the comment about a true power couple :-) Very sweet of you! Glad you had a great time with us, and thank you for choosing us to dive with whilst...More

Reviewed 30 July 2018

Booked two divings with Taprobane Divers, the info provided was complete and the booking process was easy and straightforward. The diving was super fun, the team made everything easy for us and the most important aspect the diving master knows what he is doing, and...More

Thank marta c
TaprobaneDivers, Owner at Taprobane Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Glad you had a great time, and thank you for the kind review! Have a wonderful rest of your trip in Sri Lanka :-)

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

After choosing Taprobane divers due to the other fantastic reviews, we emailed the company asking about the discovery dive and response from Emma was quick, informative and precise. We decided to go ahead with two discovery dives per person at two different locations and we...More

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TaprobaneDivers, Owner at Taprobane Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review and I'm very pleased you had such a great day :-) We make our best effort to make the whole booking process and activity work well for our guests, and it gives us a lot of satisfaction...More

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Ankit_jainlfc
16 July 2018|
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Response from TaprobaneDivers | Property representative |
Hello! Thank you for your message! Please email me so that I can respond in full (please see our website for email/contact page). For scuba diving the cost depends on if you already have a certification (e.g. PADI Open... More
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hassanrizwan
2 June 2018|
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Response from TaprobaneDivers | Property representative |
Hello! Sorry, only just saw your message! We have now moved to the bottom of Nilaveli Beach, so now you can get great access to both dive sites in Nilaveli and Trincomalee. There are some lovely reef sites and also Swami... More
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KatyT895
9 May 2018|
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Response from TaprobaneDivers | Property representative |
Hello! Apologies for the delay in responding, only just seen your message! The cost for 4 dives including all equipment would be $140 (so $70 each day). If you have any other questions or are coming with a group, or would... More
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