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La Gorgonia Diving Center

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Salita San Giuseppe | Marina Corta Lipari, 98055, Sicily, Italy
+39 335 571 7567
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Great diving center at Lipari!

We had a great stay in Lipari and were overwhelmed by the friendlyness and hospitality of the staff... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Lars F
via mobile
Sensational Scuba

Awesome visit to La Gorgonia! The dive masters were all really friendly, funny and helpful. I... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
Donaghadee, United Kingdom
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Salita San Giuseppe | Marina Corta Lipari, 98055, Sicily, Italy
+39 335 571 7567
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We had a great stay in Lipari and were overwhelmed by the friendlyness and hospitality of the staff at the La Gorgonia diving center. The center is beatifully located in the old harbor with barely 50 meters to walk to the diving boat. I made...More

Thank Lars F
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Awesome visit to La Gorgonia! The dive masters were all really friendly, funny and helpful. I couldn't have asked for more, especially as I only just completed my Open Water Diving certification with PADI so this was my first non-instructed dives. And what dives they...More

1  Thank Rayso_14
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I had only part of a day here, and arranged a dive with them. They were very efficient, and got us outfitted and to the boat quickly and off to an excellent dive spot. The water was clear and the sights amazing above and below...More

1  Thank Kenneth S
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We are AOWD and did our Nitrox certification with La Gorgonia. We arranged everything via email before the start of our vacation, which worked extremely well. The whole team is super nice and the dives were very relaxed. We stayed on Vulcano and they even...More

2  Thank Mr_Hebbe
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I dived a great deal in different continents and La Gorgonia is at the top of my personal list of dive centres for its overall quality. Pino, the owner, his wife and colleagues are extremely professional both in the technical and in the commercial aspects...More

Thank Davide C
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We used them to hire an inflatable boat for the day, (€70 )the young man was 35 minutes late with the boat, he was surly and unhelpful. When we returned the boat, he told us we had used 20 liters of fuel at €2 per...More

Thank DThomoving
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Looking for a place to dive in the Aoelian Islands? Search no further, you are in the right place. With my bestfriend, we just returned from Lipari where we took the Advanced Open Water Diver Course and we had a wonderful time. Giuseppe and Michele...More

Thank Andrs B
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Giuseppe is probably the most experienced diving guide I ever dived with! He guided us through funny and easygoing dives in very cool spots of Lipari and Vulcano. No rush during all the dives, plenty of time to admire the underwater rock formations and shoot...More

Thank lucabenvenuti
Reviewed 8 September 2015

We were at this diving center this Summer and didn't have a good experience. The material used, especially the suits and emergency regulator, were not in good condition and the staff didn't speak any english. The boat was crowded and we have very little space...More

Thank MartaMoBi
Pino V, Responsabile reception at La Gorgonia Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2015

Good Evening Dear, at diving center la gorgonia we speak English, French and Spanish, of course Italian. August is high season and it's normal to have a lot of divers on board.

Reviewed 6 August 2015

I had a wonderful dive. The staff were friendly and went out of their way to make sure I had a great dive. I had to come from another island and the ferry was late, but there was still someone there to meet me off...More

Thank DiamondTrina
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