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Diving Poseidon

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“night dive”(7 reviews)
“dive shop”(6 reviews)
“boat crew”(4 reviews)
We run a small diving centre, with the Austrian owners personally looking after your best! We have brand new equipment, our own locally built dhow (boat), friendly crew, experienced guides and always fresh fruits for you on board. We dive in small...more
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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

What an awesome operation! Bernard and Ilse run a slick business with the complete personal touch. My daughter needed to complete her last qualifying dive and they were incredibly patient. The instructor who took her down (Bwana I think) ensured that she was pressurized and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Went for a dive at mnemba and had a great time. The shop was friendly and efficient with quality equipment. Also, my wife joined for a snorkel that was cheaper than most other shops.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Derek W
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Poseidon Dive Center exceeded our expectations! The staff really takes good care of you to ensure you have the vacation of your dreams! The night dive is a shore dive and will blow you away. There are numerous dive shops in Nungwi but Poseidon is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank GiannaFable
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

My daughter (12) and myself completed our 4 open water dives course with them. Bernard was highly efficient, detailed and meticulous as he took us through the whole process. Our friends did snorkeling and also a discover scuba dive with them and had a very...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SA_Gallivanter
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

We booked the discover dive for non-certified divers and had an exceptional experience. Bernhard and his team are so knowledgeable and accommodating. Besides the one hour training, we did two reef dives at about 14 to 18 meters and enjoyed every second.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank allisolly
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Did my AOWD under the supervision of Bernhard in Poseidon, followed by 2 fun-dives under the supervision of MB. The organisation was flawless throughout. Equipment was in tip-top condition, the master divers were very professional and took the jobs responsibly, which is extremely important when...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank AndreyC74
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We took a snorkeling trip to Mnemba with Poseidon. We were welcomed warmly by the owners and fitted with good quality equipment. They support the local community by hiring staff and having their boat built. The trip out to the reef does take a bit...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

After doing a safari in Tanzania, I decided to return to Nungwi to do my PADI open water course with Ilse and Bernhard. They were both very attentive during my course and took the time to make sure I was comfortable every step along the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Eric C
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Bernhardt and Ilse run an exceptionally user friendly operation, I am a rookie diver and the program is tailored to any level of expertise , from beginners to experts. The equipment is safe and well kept, the boat and crew are knowledgeable and the snacks...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank aczitrom
Reviewed 28 October 2017

This was my second time visiting Zanzibar and diving with Diving Poseidon on four days. And again - everything was top! The friendly staff, who make you feel comfortable under and above water, the modern equipment, which makes you feel safe and secure and of...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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3 November 2018|
Response from Beindi | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. April is already raining season on Zanzibar. You could expect anything from bright sunshine to heavy rainfalls. We are open until Easter weekend. Diving conditions are usually good. You can rent... More
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5 July 2018|
Response from Divingposeidon | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your interest in diving with us. We do have website and internet but are not allowed to quote them here in our reply. Just google our name and you will easily be directed to our website. Please indicate... More
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7 March 2018|
Response from Divingposeidon | Property representative |
Hi, the reef starts shallow - depending on tide between 1 and 5 meters and gets deeper the farther out you swim. for any further questions please contact us via e-mail (tripadvisor does not allow us to include our e-mail... More
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