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“dive centre”(28 reviews)
“octopus”(8 reviews)
“el poril”(3 reviews)
The Dive Centre of Island Watersports is situated in a superb location at the old town harbour of Puerto del Carmen.Ample car parking is available, and the harbour is also adequately served by taxis and buses if required.A wide selection of shops...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Avda. del Varadero 36 | Muelle Deportivo, Local 26, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 58 47 80
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Reviewed 12 December 2008

I've been using this dive centre for a few years now and thought it was about time I wrote a review about it! Island Watersports is located in Puerto Calero, Lanzarote The centre itself is of an exceptional standard with hot showers, toilet, space for...More

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Heidi M, Public Relations Manager at Island Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Hi, Thank you for choosing to dive with us in 2008, and thank you for this great feedback! We hope to welcome you again in the future, next time at our brand new and improved Dive Centre! Still located in the harbour area of the...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is my 5th year returning to Island Watersports and as usual, it won’t be my last. This time round was my speciality courses.. Deep, Night and Enriched Air. Iain was my instructor and as I fully expected, was amazing with his knowledge and help...More

Thank rossh303
IWSLanzarote, Owner at Island Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your report it is always a pleasure to dive with you and we look forward to seeing you again soon. It's always good to see what new toys you have.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was not my first time diving in Puerto del Carmen but was my first time with Island Watersports and I can honestly say it won’t be my last having now discovered the joys of this nice laid back dive centre. I have enjoyed 6...More

Thank Simon F
IWSLanzarote, Owner at Island Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted you enjoyed your dives with us and the night dive which is one of Iain's favourite dives here in Lanzarote. See you in April.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been diving with these guys for the last 8 years when on the annual family holiday to Puerto Del Carmen. Have been to other dive schools in Europe and further afield and there’s not a more professional and friendly team. The knowledge, emphasis on...More

Thank lawilkins
IWSLanzarote, Owner at Island Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the great review, always a pleasure to dive with you. See you next year.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m going to start by telling you a story... 5 years ago, I accidentally booked myself onto a PADI course in the UK and hated every moment of it. The confined water dives were just awful and when it came to them telling me that...More

1  Thank P8497GHemmal
IWSLanzarote, Owner at Island Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your fantastic review, it was a pleasure diving with you and I was as happy as you were when you got 100%! Hope you have a great time in the Caribbean, we are very jelous as we love Barbados, see you next...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner have now visited island watersports 3 times this year through a recommendation in the uk.we quickly realised that this was a number one choice and feel very glad we did.We completed both our rescue and divemaster qualifications with them,simply put we...More

Thank jameshornig
IWSLanzarote, Owner at Island Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely reveiw, we are all delighted to be part of your diving journey,you worked so hard in a short space of time,congratulations on your Divemaster creditation. See you very soon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After two previous visits to Lanzarote to dive with Island Watersports, we loved it so much we decided to come back again for a whole month and do our Divemaster qualification! We had the most amazing and challenging adventure, and are proud to say we...More

Thank NeecheenEm
IWSLanzarote, Owner at Island Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review, WOW what a year you have had. You have acheived so much this year .It is such a joy to dive with you. See you in March for the next step !

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from a short break in Puerto del Carmen Lanzarote where I did 5 dives with Island watersports, I would have done more but my partner doesn't dive and would have been a bit ticked off. This is the third time I've been diving...More

Thank Brian W
IWSLanzarote, Owner at Island Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind review, always a pleasure to dive with you and happy to be able to plan your diving around other holiday plans. We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 23 September 2018

Big thanks to Iain , Sonia and team after 8 days of great diving . Been diving with Island Water Sports for seven years and as usual has been the best for relaxed and professional service tailored to ensure that you get the best out...More

Thank mc34-uk
IWSLanzarote, Owner at Island Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Great to see both of you again, and we are so glad you had a fantastic time, you deserve it, see you in June!

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant 1st dive- Iain explained everything before hand putting me at ease and calming any pre nerves. He was an excellent instructor and guide and nothing was too much trouble for him or Marie - will definitely be coming back to do it again

Thank Lizad222018
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Thought I would give diving a go while out on holiday. Went to island water sports after seeing all the good reviews was not disappointed. Iain our instructor was brilliant with us explained everything clearly what to do and what to expected .All I can...More

Thank Sheena F
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Ivor E
5 February 2018|
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Response from IWSLanzarote | Property representative |
If you are looking for H2O sports (Jet Ski) I think they are open all year too.
14 March 2017|
Response from IWSLanzarote | Property representative |
Hello Nick, we can certainly organise a trip to la Graciosa, basically as the area around the island is a marine reserve the easiest way to do this is to dive with Buceo La Graciosa, the local diving centre. We will... More