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Down Under Dive Shop

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1129 Gulf shores Parkway, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
+1 251-968-3483
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Best dive shop on the island

Long 20+ year history in Gulf Shores. Great 46 ft Newton boat. Capt Bert is amazing, as is the rest... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
aquaticsoulphoto2016
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Orange Beach, Alabama
Great captain and crew

We went to Gulf Shores to relax and dive. Our expectations for both were met. From the time we... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
Tony C
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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

Long 20+ year history in Gulf Shores. Great 46 ft Newton boat. Capt Bert is amazing, as is the rest of the boat crew. The new owners are wonderful and are very friendly and helpful.

Thank aquaticsoulphoto2016
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

We went to Gulf Shores to relax and dive. Our expectations for both were met. From the time we arrived at the dock until we returned we were taken very good care of. Captain Bert was very knowledgeable about the area and what we would...More

Thank Tony C
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

The Down Under Dive team couldn't have been more helpful and knowledgeable, they made the whole trip thoroughly enjoyable . I would recommend them without hesitation.

Thank gsredhead
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

We had several great dives with Down Under this summer! The dive shop was very friendly and helpful prior to our dive and they made the diving experience so easy. They wash your dive gear before you leave the boat which was so nice because...More

Thank _CindyRB2017
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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

John Rice, our dive guide, was absolutely incredible. We took two thirteen -year-old girls who had not ever been diving in big water. John was very patient, explained everything well, and made everybody feel very comfortable. I would recommend this dive shop to anyone who...More

1  Thank Sheaeats
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

We had a little bad luck, the current was extremely swift and the visibility was almost zero so the boat captain had to call off the dive. The dive crew was extremely friendly helpful. Zoe was on our boat and she did a good job...More

1  Thank TexasCouple_24
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

My 16 year old granddaughter certified and dove with enriched air. The took such good care to make us feel welcome and safe

Thank Patty W
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Despite some visibility issues and rip current from the Tropical Episode a week earlier the trip was a lot of fun. The boat is roomy and is well maintained. Captain Burt is friendly, personable and has a good knowledge of the area. Bethany and Kaela...More

Thank Hal H
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

I have been diving over 20 years and logged thousands of dives all over the place. I have chartered with Down Under on multiple occasions including 2 offshore dive trips to The LuLu. Their staff is exceptional top to bottom from Captain Bert to the...More

Thank Michael O
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

I dive with the MV Down Under once or twice a year. They are friendly, professional, experienced, and dependable. They know the area offshore of Orange Beach like the backs of their hands, and are good at finding the spots that have decent visibility even...More

Thank nolatom2017
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