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Address: Charles Darwin Blvd | In front of the fisherman's pear, Puerto Ayora 200350, Ecuador
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Very good diving centre

Highly recommend. Very professional and high priority on safety. Check dive first. Great boat with super helpful crew

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Karine F
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Robert was ok, but the other 2 instructors are terrible. Jessi tried to push me out of the boat with someone behind me, and successfully did so to someone else resulting in a good bruising. The other guy lost the saftey sausage during our saftey stop and left us there with no refrence for a good minute or two while... More 

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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend. Very professional and high priority on safety. Check dive first. Great boat with super helpful crew

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Thank Karine F
MACARRON S, Gerente at Macarron Scuba Diver, responded to this review
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Gracias amig@s por su comentario y por permitirno crecer profesionalmente junto a Usted ; y aun mas ser parte de... More 

Reykjavik, Iceland
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic dive company! I have been diving around the world since I got my OWD in Egypt 2009 and these guys are one of the best! They did predives with people that needed to and we felt very safe. Yes, my friend had just gotten her OWD and diving for her was a challenge since currents can be strong around... More 

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Thank HelgaBergmann
MACARRON S, Propietario at Macarron Scuba Diver, responded to this review

Thanks my friend for it was incredible to have you in our agency. Very happy to be able to be part of your dreams to see Sharks hammer, mola mola and much more .... Thank you for your comments that for us allows us to grow professionally to provide a better service to each of you .- We will never... More 

London
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88 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

It seems that negative reviews for this company really depend on the crew you have on board for your dive. I am an experienced diver with around 70 dives under my weight-belt. I did two days of diving - Gordon Rocks and North Seymour. (Booked separately) Both days I had the same crew, Juan (the owner) and Richard who as... More 

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Thank TheProdigitalSon
MACARRON S, Gerente at Macarron Scuba Diver, responded to this review

Thanks friend for us it was incredible to have you in our agency. We are training Diving Instructors with Diving Instructors so we can provide you with a better service .- Macarron is a leader and is the most experienced and ender know everything from the sea .... we are very happy that being able to be part of your... More 

Tel Aviv, Israel
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Hi I was diving with that club in the last two days it was very very good to dive with them the instructors where very professional and so good the gear was almost new the division spots where very interesting and it was my first visit to the Galapagos ant it was my dream to dive there they made my... More 

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Thank Avraham A
MACARRON S, Propietario at Macarron Scuba Diver, responded to this review

Thank you my esteem for us was in immense pleasure to serve you .- The Macarron Scuba Group is very happy to let us make your dream come true More 

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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went diving at Seymore Norte and had an amazing experience there. He was doing his first discovery dive and got perfect instructions. Not too much, not confusing and still with the right amount of fun and jokes. I have the open water license but haven't been diving in two years. Great instructions for refreshing the skills... More 

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Thank Anja R
MACARRON S, Gerente at Macarron Scuba Diver, responded to this review
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Gracias mi estimados Amigos por sus comentarios Nos permite crecer profesionalmente como instructores de Buceo.- Gracias por permitinos hacer su... More 

Toronto
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I'll start with tips, needs improvement and good parts. I speak from experience of multiple dives with them. Tips for you: book in person. You will receive a competitive deal vs. not in person. There are at least several other [good] operators who can as well. Especially if you are planning multiple dives; not only will your base price be... More 

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Salento, Colombia
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77 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

We went diving at Gordon Rocks with this company. The instructors were really nice, the gear good and the price OK. The biggest problem for us was that they completely skipped the buddy check. One of the girls didn't have her BC connected to the air and the other time the air was not turned on. Luckily she quickly checked... More 

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Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

This was the best dive ever!! The crew, equipment, atmosphere and service is really nice! After our really bad experience with Nauti dive and their really bad servic, Macarron was so good and felt so secure. The day before diving we fitted wetsuits and bcd's with our dive instructor Jonathan. Jonathan thinks a 'fine' wetsuit is not good enough, it... More 

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MACARRON S, Propietario at Macarron Scuba Diver, responded to this review
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Gracias mi estimados amig@s muy feliz de poder servirle como se merecen y seguimos mejorando por Usted para convernimos en... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Visited the Galapagos to go surfing and do pick up my PADI qualification, something I had wanted to do for a number of years. The Galapagos is the place to be! Getting to the Galapagos isn't cheap, the flights from Ecuador aren't cheap, and then you need to pay the national park entrance fee (USD$100 when I visited). BUT when... More 

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Thank theofficetraveller
MACARRON S, Propietario at Macarron Scuba Diver, responded to this review
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Gracias mi estimados amigos por sus coemntarios Gracias por preferirnos More 

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