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Calypso Diving School

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Station 3 | White Beach, Malay, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
+63 36 288 3206
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5 Star Dive Company

This company is great to go diving with. After reading blogs and reviews about diving in Boracay... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
KatieNZ31
via mobile
Very professional!

I got my open water at Calypso. Love the “boutique” type. I was with my instructor one on one, so I... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Christine W
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Offering Diving & Land Safaris along with any activities you may wish to do during your stay on Boracay Island. We make trips to Monkey Island, Maniguin Islands, Panagan Cays & Apo Reef for Diving, Tibiao Waterfalls and Zip line over land. We can also organize any specials trips you may wish to do.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Station 3 | White Beach, Malay, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
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+63 36 288 3206
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

This company is great to go diving with. After reading blogs and reviews about diving in Boracay, we had very low expectations and thought we wouldn’t see anything except sand...but we were pleasantly very delighted! We dived the Camia Ship Wreck, Friday’s Rock and Balinghai...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

I got my open water at Calypso. Love the “boutique” type. I was with my instructor one on one, so I got the maximum of what I should learn. I didn’t see big groups at Calypso, so the service and safety are both guaranteed. Darwin...More

Thank Christine W
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CalypsoTeam, General Manager at Calypso Diving School, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Dear Christine, Thank you very much for taking your Open Water course with Calypso Diving team. It is great to hear that you felt very safe and comfortable with our Instructor Darwin and that you love our approach on small groups. We hope we can...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2018

I had a great time doing my open water at Calypso. They were very welcoming and professional. The classes are small and they really make sure you have a great first experience.

Thank Caitlin M
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CalypsoTeam, General Manager at Calypso Diving School, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Dear Caitlin, It was a pleasure having you diving with us. We hope we can see you again in the near future. Happy bubbles from the Calypso Diving team.

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I wanted to make the open water diver so we just come to this place by luck and we found Renato in the front desk. Since I met him make me i felt comfortable and trustful, so we started our adventure. It...More

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CalypsoTeam, General Manager at Calypso Diving School, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

Dear Leonor, Thank you very much for your great review and it is nice to hear that you had an awesome time doing your course with our Instructor Otta and that he made you feel comfortable to overcome your fear. We hope we can see...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and 2 teenage children were certified by Angi and they had a wonderful time. They felt safe and learned quite a bit. I appreciate Angi’s patience with my son (Angi will know what I mean, lol). They quickly put their skills to the...More

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CalypsoTeam, General Manager at Calypso Diving School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Hi, Thank you very much for your great review and it is nice to hear that your children had a great time learning how to dive with us. We hope they will continue their diving around the world. Happy bubbles, the Calypso Diving Team

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

I did my advanced open water with calypso From the beginning the team was extremely helpful and also flexible with the organisation of the course and dives. My instructor Frank was a great teacher and dive master. I started with a refresh course in the...More

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CalypsoTeam, General Manager at Calypso Diving School, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2017

Thank you very much for your great review and it is nice to hear that you had a great advanced course with our instructor Frank. We hope we can dive with you again in the near future. Happy bubbles from Calypso Diving team.

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

My son did his Open Water Course with Instructor Angi. She did a great job teaching him. We will be back again for the Advance Open Water course. Husband also went diving with the team. Team was very pro and did a great job guiding...More

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CalypsoTeam, General Manager at Calypso Diving School, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2017

Dear Kristine, Thank you very much for your great review. It is nice to know that your son had a great diving course with Angie and that your family loved diving with us. We hope we can dive with all of you again in the...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

I completed my Open Water & Advanced at Calypso. It was an amazing experience and I would defenitely choose this school again. My instructor was Darwin, he is very professional - he makes you feel safe and confortable under water and is always up for...More

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CalypsoTeam, General Manager at Calypso Diving School, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Hi Deborah, Thank you very much for your intensive and great review on TripAdvisor. It is nice to hear that you loved diving with us and had a great time. We hope we can see you again in the near future. All the best from...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

After being with Calypso several times over the last 12 month I decided to do my Dive Master Course with them. And as usual, Calypso did not dissapoint. I was there for 4 weeks and I had a great time. The Team is great, they...More

Thank Thomas P
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CalypsoTeam, General Manager at Calypso Diving School, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Dear Thomas, Thank you very much for taking your time and for your great review. It is nice to hear that you loved doing your Dive Master Course with us. We hope we can see and dive with you again in the near future. Best...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We dived with Calypso 2 years ago and had great time with Roy. Extremely disappointing this time. Roy and Andrew left Calypso, the diving master and Operation Manager who ran the dive shop well, now everything is poorly organised. The boat came very late. Our...More

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CalypsoTeam, Owner at Calypso Diving School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Dear Ada-Fung, we thank you very much for your feedback regarding management and poor decisions. We are happy to inform you that the dive center and resort is under new management as of October 01, 2017. The new General Manager is a Padi Master Instructor...More

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Response from CalypsoTeam | Property representative |
Hello Michelle, Yes it is possible for us to organise freediving for your son. Please let us know your travel dates so as we can reserve an instructor for him. He may also like to further his education and become an... More
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