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Down Under Dive Shop

#4 of 20 Tours in Gulf Shores Features Animals
1129 Gulf shores Parkway, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
+1 251-968-3483
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Great people to dive with!

John Rice, our dive guide, was absolutely incredible. We took two thirteen -year-old girls who had... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
via mobile
First time diving Gulf Shores

We had a little bad luck, the current was extremely swift and the visibility was almost zero so the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dallas, Texas
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  • Poor6%
  • Terrible15%
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1129 Gulf shores Parkway, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
+1 251-968-3483

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank TexasCouple_24
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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
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
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
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
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Dove with Down Under with daughters ages 11 and 12. Due to ages, we have a 40 foot restriction. Contacted shop via email find out information on dive sites and depths. Received responses promptly on which dive would be best suited for family. On dive,...More

Thank Cdevoll
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Finished up our advanced class on Friday and dove the Lulu on Saturday. This was our second time out with Down Under and have enjoyed both very much. Thanks to dive masters Bethany and Shane for a great trip. Can't leave out the captain. Great...More

Thank Bradley L
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Had a great time! Bethany, Shane, and Cap'n Burt took great care of us! They were very helpful getting gear on and off the boat, offered to switch tanks for us between dives, and gave all our gear a freshwater rinse after the diving was...More

Thank Max G
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I had visited this shop a couple of times in the past and was not at all impressed with the attitude or service. In contrast to my previous visits, the new owners, shop staff and boat staff were the most attentive, personable, and helpful people...More

Thank Jim R
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