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#1 of 4 Speciality lodging in Dhangethi Island
South Ari Dive is the First ever PADI 5 Star Dive center at South Ari Atoll. We are located in Dhangethi island and Drift Thelu veligaa Resort, which is the Center of the Best Dive sites in the Maldives. All famous dive sites are located within 5 to 45 minutes of traveling from our dive center in Dhangethi. We have Dive instructors with more than 17 years of experience in diving. We offer different packages of Diving Depending on the Number of Dives you book. For completely new Divers we offer Discover scuba diving. if you want become a Certified diver, we have the option for you South Ari Atoll located in the west of the archipelago is famous for its year-round population of whale sharks and Mantas which cruise the outer atoll channel gorging themselves on plankton's. This makes scuba diving with us so special. We happily combine the friendliness and hospitality from south Ari Dive, to make your diving holiday a fun-filled one to cherish for a life time.
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Nees, Beach road, 00060
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JennyEvelina wrote a review Jan 2021
4 contributions1 helpful vote
In January, we booked three snorkel tours with South Ari Dive Center and we had the best time! The crew is lovely, they took us to some very nice snorkel spots where we had the chance to see Manta Rays, turtles, whale sharks and more. They also take pictures and videos for you, provide snacks and drinks and are in general really helpful and friendly. You really did your best and made the trip really special for us ! Thank you ! Greetings from Germany 🤩
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Date of stay: January 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
Response from Hassan Samir, Owner at South Ari Dive Center
Responded 22 Jan 2021
Thank you very much Hope to See you again Our Team will miss you
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Eugene A wrote a review Feb 2020
49 contributions40 helpful votes
Good diving, interesting sites. Nurse sharks on every wreck. Lots of sharks / eagle rays / turtles on very dive. Snorkelling with manta ray and whale sharks. Very experienced instructors; please to dive with them.
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Date of stay: January 2020
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LenkaKasal wrote a review Jul 2019
Liberec, Czech Republic29 contributions26 helpful votes
It was my second dive in my life. First time in 2015 an than this month, so i felt like a first time. In South Ari Dive Center is professional staff. They explain me everything and my dive was really great. My buddy was Alham. Thank you for this experience and next time i will do certification👍i look forward to it😊
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Date of stay: July 2019Trip type: Travelled solo
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Flem1969 wrote a review May 2019
14 contributions3 helpful votes
Great dive center, great dives, great staff, the best food. You can enjoy your dinner right on the beach. We sah whale sharks twice. Mantas ect. Good value for the money. We will come back. Flemming and Tom
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Date of stay: May 2019Trip type: Travelled with friends
MaldivesAlifu AtollSouthern Ari AtollDhangethi Island
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Frequently Asked Questions about South Ari Dive Center
What are some of the property amenities at South Ari Dive Center?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant.
What food & drink options are available at South Ari Dive Center?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
What are some restaurants close to South Ari Dive Center?
Conveniently located restaurants include The Asian Wok Restaurant, REEF, and The Blue Moon Cafe.
Are there opportunities to exercise at South Ari Dive Center?
Yes, guests have access to a fitness centre during their stay.
Does South Ari Dive Center have an airport shuttle?
Yes, South Ari Dive Center offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is South Ari Dive Center located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.10 km away from the centre of Dhangethi Island.