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Diving Life - CLOSED

Puerto Deportivo de Marbella | Local 52, Marbella, Spain
+34 645 29 79 33
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Wasted money

I don't typically write negative reviews, but have to agree with Rohan J's assessment. We had read... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2014
Dallas, Texas
Excellent Dive Centre

Good dive shop - well located in Port, easy access to boat for dives. Professional staff, good... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2014
Will B
Knutsford, United Kingdom
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Since 2010 Diving Life is conveniently located at the leisure boat harbor of Marbella (Puerto Deportivo de Marbella). Our dive center is PADI Dive Resort and SSI Dive Center - diving operator in Marbella. The city center of Marbella is close by, as well as the sandy beaches which are within walking distance.The dive center is open daily from morning to early evening. Daily dive trips briefings at morning. We offer PADI courses of all levels. Everybody gets the personal attention and instruction necessary to dive safely, relaxed and get the unique experience of scuba diving. The diving center has a friendly and inviting atmosphere and has intentionally been kept as a smaller place to guarantee individual services. Scuba diving equipment has to be carried only very short distances. To the boat it is only about 50 meters.Our team of professionals is waiting for you, they will bring you to the best dive sites of Costa del Sol, Gibraltar and Tarifa. We will take care of reliable guidance. All you have to do is enjoy the peaceful and unforgettable dive experience. So dive into the relaxed and inviting atmosphere of recreational scuba diving and discover the Mediterranean fishes and beautiful marine life.Besides the diving courses we are only dive center in Spain's Costa del Sol having daily boat dive trips all year around to over 100 dive sites. Whether you are new to diving or are an avid diver, Diving Life offers everybody a new and great adventure. If you don't have your own transport we offer a pickup service.
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  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
17 Oct 2014
“Wasted money”
31 Aug 2014
“Excellent Dive Centre”
Puerto Deportivo de Marbella | Local 52, Marbella, Spain
+34 645 29 79 33

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Reviewed 17 October 2014

I don't typically write negative reviews, but have to agree with Rohan J's assessment. We had read a lot of good reviews of Diving Life on TA so decided to give it a go. We had a group of 6 divers, one of whom, though...More

17  Thank vckk1
jankomaro, Owner at Diving Life, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2014

Thanks for your rating but.... 1) This group were over one hour late and that was destroying all other divers schedule on that day 2) We never gave any instruction on beach. We have knowledge development session in our dive center before gear up but...More

Reviewed 31 August 2014

Good dive shop - well located in Port, easy access to boat for dives. Professional staff, good attitude. Decent equipment. On my second day we spotted some Dolphins on the way out so had a good ten minutes Dolphin spotting before going diving - not...More

Thank Will B
Reviewed 1 August 2014

After being told the med was all fished out, we decided to go for ourselves. We were then told the diving was great and the best place to dive in the Med by the owner so, we decided to give it ago anyhow. This however,...More

10  Thank Rohan J
jankomaro, Owner at Diving Life, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2014

Person who write this review had serious problems with her diving skills like she could not do equipment assembly and preparation by herself in divecenter or not in our boat, she could not remove and replace scuba units on surface properly without help, could not...More

Reviewed 3 July 2014

My wife took had a her baptism in diving here, and took to it like a fish. The calmness and conidence of this excellent Finnish husband and wife team were perfect to ensure a pleasurable and enjoyable experience. Were we not on our honeymoon, we...More

Thank digimarc
Reviewed 23 May 2014

Just returned from a diving trip in Spain. We decided to learn to dive here and it was fantastic. I had never dived before, and my partner had a long time ago. We completed the PADI open water course whilst we were there and it...More

Thank Poppy L
Reviewed 21 May 2014

I am now doing my deep diving course with Dive Life Marbella and Mario & Jan are a great team. They really look after you and make your experienced a well deserved day out. They make you feel right at home and take safety and...More

Thank Colten1983
Reviewed 17 May 2014

Professional, thorough and safe centre. All staff are friendly and fun, but they are all also 100% careful and make sure that everything is done properly. I've done Open Water training and fun dives with them and could not have asked for more.

Thank ElviriaL
Reviewed 24 February 2014

I just came to Diving Life Marbella after looking this website reviews. I have to say that I agree with everything possitive that have been said. I took a 10 dive package, that was very competitively priced. The staff is extremelly warm, welcoming and professional...More

Thank Alberto F
Reviewed 4 August 2013

Did 6 dives with the crew at Diving Life in Marbella in the last week of June this year. It is a small operations ran by 2 friendly Finns - Jan and Marjo - who are both eager to make sure that you have a...More

2  Thank Christian P
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Took my Padi OWD with Diving Life. Very competent, flexible and friendly crowd. Had 10 dives with them during a 2 weeks family holiday, including a couple of wreck dives in Gibraltar. They have a great diving RIB in the Marbella Port, and can give...More

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