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Side Azura Dive Center

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Sorgun Yoresi, Titreyengol Mevkii | Arcanus Side Resort, Manavgat 07600, Turkey
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Enjoyable experience but some improvements needed

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Makka M
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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Lovely Holiday diving

I had a great experience diving with Side Azura. I got them to arrange taxi transfers, and the... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
Colin H
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South Queensferry, United Kingdom
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If you’ve always wanted to give it a try, experience unparalleled adventure and see the world beneath the waves, this is where it starts.. Discover a new world by joining today! Welcome to Side Aura | PADI dive center! We offer dives for children, newcomers and experienced divers. You can rely on us for try-outs in the pool, pool dives, beach dives, boat dives, wreck, cave and night dives, dives to the Side Underwater Museum, and as a PADI dive center we can offer you a range of PADI (eLearning) courses as well. We guarantee small groups and offer private tuition. With a personal approach we will make sure that you get an unforgettable scuba dive experience in a relaxed atmosphere.
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Sorgun Yoresi, Titreyengol Mevkii | Arcanus Side Resort, Manavgat 07600, Turkey
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’m going to write this review in the correct way a review should be written and therefore I hope that this review will help other like minded qualified divers with their planning etc. I am both PADI AOW and BSAC Sports Diver qualified and have...More

Thank Makka M
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

I had a great experience diving with Side Azura. I got them to arrange taxi transfers, and the diving was mostly 2 to 1 which made for relaxing and enjoyable diving. Plenty to see at the museums and lots of fish life. Great guys &...More

Thank Colin H
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Our 9yr old daughter did her first dive in the sea with Dennis. He is absolutely fantastic. Faultless service from start to finish. Cannot recommend highly enough.More

Thank Sam399y
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Jazz Ş, Owner at Side Azura Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hi! Thank you for your kind feedback on TripAdvisor. We are happy to hear, that you had a good time at our dive center. Our team appreciates your kind words and I will pass them on to Deniz! All of our staff works hard to...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

We absolutely loved it ! Slightly more expensive then all the tourist catcher offers. But well worth it ! My boyfriend and I went for our first diving experience and it is surely an activity we would do again! Sinan and his co-instructor were really...More

Thank Morgane B
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Jazz Ş, Owner at Side Azura Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hi! Thank you for your kind feedback on TripAdvisor. We are happy to hear, that you had a good time at our dive center. Our team appreciates your kind words! All of our staff works hard to make your scuba dive experience unforgettable. We are...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This is still quite a young company I believe and I think they are still building it up so in time I expect they will get more equipment and stuff. For now though it was fine for what I needed, if you do have your...More

Thank Scottskis
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Jazz Ş, Owner at Side Azura Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hi! Thank you for your kind feedback on TripAdvisor. We are happy to hear, that you had a good time at our dive center. Our team appreciates your kind words! All of our staff works hard to make your scuba dive experience unforgettable. We are...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

My son and I did two dives, the second one to the Underwater Museum. As inexperienced divers, both Sinan and Deniz looked after us very well and made sure we knew what we were doing. We opted for the photo & video package which was...More

Thank Andy T
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Jazz Ş, Owner at Side Azura Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hi! Thank you for your kind feedback on TripAdvisor. We are happy to hear, that you had a good time at our dive center. All of our staff works hard to make your scuba dive experience unforgettable. Once again, thank you for your positive feedback....More

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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Very personal approach and great experience! The under water museum is beautiful! The sting ray in the cave exciting! 😊😊More

Thank CC K
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Jazz Ş, Owner at Side Azura Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hi! Thank you for your kind feedback on TripAdvisor. We are happy to hear, that you had a good time at our dive center. Our team appreciates your kind words and I will pass them on to Deniz! All of our staff works hard to...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Sinan is an excellent instructor my son and I enjoyed diving with him. We dived over the underwater museum and the wreck lots of life including a lion fish and octopus.More

Thank Val G
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Jazz Ş, Owner at Side Azura Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hi! Thank you for your kind feedback on TripAdvisor. We are happy to hear, that you had a good time at our dive center. Our team appreciates your kind words and I will pass them on to Deniz! All of our staff works hard to...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Booked to dive with this centre at the last minute. They were very quick to respond and arranged for transport from our hotel to the dive centre (€10 pp supplement). On arrival we initially had some difficulty finding the centre as the driver just dropped...More

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Jazz Ş, Owner at Side Azura Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hi! Thank you for your kind feedback on TripAdvisor. We are happy to hear, that you had a good time at our dive center. All of our staff works hard to make your scuba dive experience unforgettable. Once again, thank you for your positive feedback....More

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Reviewed 17 November 2016

Very friendly, attentive and knowledgeable diving instructor. Warm waters at the SG 117 wreck, a little murky but lots of scools of fish and big curious carps.More

Thank Ozbonesben
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Jazz Ş, Owner at Side Azura Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Hi! Thank you for your kind feedback on TripAdvisor. We are happy to hear, that you had a good time at our dive center. Our team appreciates your kind words! All of our staff works hard to make your scuba dive experience unforgettable. Once again,...More

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chrisk1966
16 April 2018|
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Response from Jazz Ş | Property representative |
Hi! Thank you for your message. Generally you can only snorkel at the swimming area of the hotels because of the water traffic. But the dive center also offers snorkel tours. (with a minimum of 2 persons. The tour takes... More
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laura t
21 March 2017|
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Response from Jazz Ş | Property representative |
Hi Laura, thank you for your message. It's no problem if you do not have your card and / or your logbooks. You are registered with PADI (this will never expire) so we can find your details back. Could you please send us an... More
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chrisdonaghue60
1 May 2016|
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Response from Jazz Ş | Property representative |
Hi Chris, thank you for your message. If you dive with your own equipment, you get 5 euro discount per dive you make. What the price of the dive is, depends on location / package. Wreck / museum / side reef 50 euro, turtle... More
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