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Babou Cote Ocean

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The adventure started in august 2000 with the will to offer different services, unforgettable dive experiences, quality training, amazing excursions and hikes, tailored services and hospitality. We offer a dive centre, camping accommodation, dive...more
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Tribu de Koulnoue, Hienghene, Grand Terre 98815, New Caledonia
+687 42.83.59
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

I had heard great things about this dive shop and I see almost all reviews for Babou are positive but unfortunately my dive experience was terrible. Having signed up for two morning dives, we set out in the boat with two groups on board (snorkelers...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Babou_Cote_Ocean, Propriétaire at Babou Cote Ocean, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018
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Bonjour Darren, Il y avait en effet un courant assez fort ce jour là mais pas dans la proportion que...More

Reviewed 25 June 2018

Perfect camping spot for those who'd like to discover the North east of New Caledonia. Clean showers and toilets. Wifi is available but because of the remote location the connection is patchy. During our 4 stay night it was almost impossible to get both wifi...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank tainataleim
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Antoine was very helpful and assisted us with a smile with anything we asked. We hired some kayaks and paddled around the lagoon behind Koulnoue with interesting limestone rocks rising from the lagoon. After some lunch in Hienghene we snorkeled on the point at Babou...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Ross G
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Nice clean Campsite with cold showers, toilets, sinks. The owner and staff are very nice ! Good space for tent place 700 f/night. I did snorkeling with them around hienga island. It was a good half day ! Price 5000f I recommended !

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Stephanieroutarde
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Definitely the highlight of our New Caledonia trip. Camping is perfect with lots of activities. Location is to die for. Hienga island tour is must do. Special call out to Antoine for his patience with non- French speakers like us...

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank suniltheone
Reviewed 10 July 2016

conveniently located at the camp ground, the dive instructors speak good english and had nice new gear for use. Dive sites are on the nearby outer reef on pinnacles and canyons around some of the channel mouths that pierce the barrier reef thru to the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank davidhughtaylor
Reviewed 6 August 2015

We took the tour to the Islet Hiengha in the winter time (July 2014). The scenery is wonderful, the water is turquoise blue with white sand beach. The tour includes and explanation of a botanical tour, where the guide explained the use and origine of...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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Reviewed 27 October 2012

Did 2 dives in the morning and had a wonderful time. The staff is really helpful and pleasant - lots of laughing! The gear is of good quality, quite new, and well maintained: a pleasure to use. Only one thing missing: they don't provide depth...More

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank clauxmoi
Reviewed 20 August 2012

I had a wonderful experience with Babou Cote Ocean! I booked before I arrived via email and had prompt nice communication with the shop when booking the dives. I also organized a pick up from my hotel which a nice bonus, by calling the dive...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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