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Bali Diving Academy Pemuteran

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Jln. Singaraja-Gilimanuk | Next to Taman Sari Resort, Pemuteran, Gerokgak 81155, Indonesia
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Snorkeling too!.... very organized, well staffed and took individual care of us

Excellent a day of snorkelling with this outfit - both diving and snorkellers are welcome on their... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Andy7P
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San Jose, CA
Friendly and easy going

I have dived for a number of years in Bali.I had contacted a number of local dive centres before... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
NotaPigsty
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Munich, Germany
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Bali Diving Academy Pemuteran. Diving Courses and Fun Dives for everyone. Since 1991. Part of Bali Diving Academy group- Day trips. With 4 Dedicated Diving Academies and Partner properties in Lembongan, Tulamben and Pemuteran, providing professional diving services supported by unmatched human resources and infrastructure on site at all Bali's top dive locations.
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“dive master” (35 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Jln. Singaraja-Gilimanuk | Next to Taman Sari Resort, Pemuteran, Gerokgak 81155, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent a day of snorkelling with this outfit - both diving and snorkellers are welcome on their boats, but on this particular day we were all snorkelling. 4 staff (3 instuctors and one boat captain) to 12 customers - impressive. Owned and run by a...More

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Noellie J, Owner at Bali Diving Academy Pemuteran, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for snorkelling with us, we are glad you liked your day. Safety is crucial for us and we prefer to keep small groups per guide. Maybe next time we dive together :-)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have dived for a number of years in Bali.I had contacted a number of local dive centres before flying to Bali. On arrival in Pemuteran (staying at Taman Sari) opted for Bali Dive Academy. Nice owners (Dray/Karin) and easy going. 1 price fits all...More

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Noellie J, Owner at Bali Diving Academy Pemuteran, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us and for diving with us. We hope to see you back for more fun dives together :-)

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I did seven dives with Bali diving academy and really enjoyed it. The sites were amazing and full of life. The manager who was also my instructor was really arranging and a good teacher. The general atosphere is friendly and welcoming, I recommend it.

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Noellie J, Owner at Bali Diving Academy Pemuteran, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So great you enjoyed the biodiversity in Pemuteran and thank you very much for recommending us!!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We did our PADI open water diving course here with Karin, and what a sweet sweet few days! Firstly, each dive was full of amazing sights and we even saw a turtle! Secondly, Karin was an exceptional teacher with huge amounts of knowledge ready to...More

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Noellie J, Owner at Bali Diving Academy Pemuteran, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Big congrats for your Open Water Course! Karin and all of us are truly passionate and love to share our passion for the ocean, hence your review means a lot to us: THANK YOU!!!

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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I visited Bali diving academy as complete novices. We'd never dived before but wanted to try something different, and decided to do the open water diver course, opting to do the theory stuff online before getting to Bali. Easily the best thing...More

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Noellie J, Owner at Bali Diving Academy Pemuteran, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2018

Big congratulations for your Open Water Course!!! We are really happy that we could introduce you to the underwater world. It is crucial for us to share our passion :-) Thank you so much for your feedback, it means a lot to us!

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

I was trying to do my OWC in Australia as I wanted to dive here after blown away with the snorkeling, anyhow I found these guys and they had a ‘no think’ package which included my pick up, accommodation and the training. So I decided...More

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Noellie J, Owner at Bali Diving Academy Pemuteran, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Congratulations for your OWC!! That's important for us that our students and divers can just focus on diving, we are happy to take care of accommodation and transportation. Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. Edi and Gede will be glad...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

For my Advanced Open Water Course at Pemuteran and additional dives at Menjangan island i stayed a few days with BDA Pemuteran. While here, I learned BDA is a great outfit with several shops around Bali, with educational partnerships about marine biodiversity conservation and they...More

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Noellie J, Owner at Bali Diving Academy Pemuteran, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

BIG congrats for your Advanced Open Water Course! We are really glad that you could enjoy the biodiversity of Pemuteran and Menjangan, there is so much to see. And thank you for having taken the time to write a review! Happy Bubbles and we hope...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

I took my Open Water Diver lessons there. What a beautiful area to get your scuba licence or to just explore. The staff are incredibly friendly, patient and accommodating. Thank you Karin & Edi for making the experience very memorable.

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Noellie J, Owner at Bali Diving Academy Pemuteran, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Big congrats for your Open Water Course and welcome in the divers family :-) Great to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and we hope to see you again soon for fun dives!

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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

I had a awesome time diving with BDA. I was originally only diving for 2 days but added in a 3rd - fortunately they were able to accommodate me at short notice. The staff were all very friendly, helpful and professional. Thanks to Edi, Gede...More

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Noellie J, Owner at Bali Diving Academy Pemuteran, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you so much for your review and for taking the time to write it. We are glad you liked your time with us and we hope to see you again :-) Happy bubbles!!!

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

Great day out with Bali Dive Academy for a family of four snorkelling at Menjangan Island. Very professional crew and good value for money. Very sad to see how much plastic was in the water, but rewarded by the resilient coral reef, fish and other...More

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Noellie J, Owner at Bali Diving Academy Pemuteran, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Thank you for your review and we are glad you enjoyed your day with us and saw the beautiful corals of Menjangan. Tide and current can bring sometimes unpleasant surprises at the end of rainy season and then the day after it disappears as it...More

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