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Aquatic Safaris SCUBA Center

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Aquatic Safaris has specialized in SCUBA diving charters, instruction, gear sales, repair, and travel in Wilmington, NC since 1988. We are constantly striving to improve our shop and our service. Aquatic Safaris operates two USCG certified custom...more
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7220 Wrightsville Ave, Ste A, Wilmington, NC 28403-7230
+1 910-392-4386
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff is always friendly. I've been on several charters. They're really the main charter business in Wilmington. Two boats run daily. The staff is always friendly. I've taken a couple of classes and they've been excellent. The store is very well stocked. I have...More

Thank Oceantrainer
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I was recommended to Aquatic Safaris by a friend who has completed over 200 dives.He said I should ask for Will and I was lucky enough to actually get Will.Not only did Will teach the class so well, I watched him take extra time to...More

Thank Adriana Q
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Have been diving with Aquatic Safari for years now. What I like the most is how they always put their client's safety first. They are aware of the location of all divers at all times, and run and extremely professional but fun operation. Highly recommended...More

Thank MCfromNC2017
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Have been diving with Aquatic many times and always look forward to coming back. They get you where you want to go and allow you to dive. Great thing about N.C. diving you are responsible for yourself and your dive buddy. Not like many Caribbean...More

Thank BigMike5288
Reviewed 18 July 2018

First time diving in off of NC coast. Went on a charter with these guys to a place called the Hyde. It was amazing how clear the water was and how many fish there are. Easy setup for diving just jump off the back of...More

Thank bcs2398
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Hit the water for a great day of fun and adventure. My son and I dove the Hyde off the Aquatic Safaris II with Mike at the Helm and Peyton as our Divemaster. We enjoyed the 2tank dive with 9 other divers. The boat is...More

Thank MichaelW11824
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Unfortunately Aquatic Safari is the only dive operator in Wilmington area and so have a monopoly which they seem to think entitles them to provide very poor customer service. I have been diving for over 25 years all over the world and it's sad that...More

Thank 8392lisa
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

My family with wide ranging dive experience (from over 40 years for one to one who was recently certified) dove with aquatic safari and had an absolutely terrible customer service experience. There is great diving on the nc coast however I recommend you look at...More

Thank 97nikki
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I booked two dives with Aquatic Safaris SCUBA Center recently. This was my 151st / 152nd dive but my first time off the coast of North Carolina. I've read about the wrecks off the coast of Moorehead City and Wilmington, NC so I was excited...More

1  Thank colin c
Reviewed 14 May 2018

When initially planning my open water diver certification it was a bit chaotic. There were big schedule changes and gaps in communication in details for the training. But our instructor, Will Newhouse, was excellent and so patient with every one of us in the group....More

Thank Madison M
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