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Babou Cote Ocean

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Tribu de Koulnoue, Hienghene, Grand Terre 98815, New Caledonia
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Great place to spend a day

Antoine was very helpful and assisted us with a smile with anything we asked. We hired some kayaks... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
Ross G
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Brisbane, Australia
Nice Campsite

Nice clean Campsite with cold showers, toilets, sinks. The owner and staff are very nice ! Good... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
Stephanieroutarde
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Mondeville, France
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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 excursions and boat trips within the same structure. “An activity for everyone” could be Babou Ocean Side‘s slogan. We are here to satisfy all your expectations.
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  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
31 Dec 2017
“Great place to spend a day”
30 Jun 2017
“Nice Campsite”
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Tribu de Koulnoue, Hienghene, Grand Terre 98815, New Caledonia
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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

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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 !

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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...

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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

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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

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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

Thank clauxmoi
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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

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