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West Side Scuba Centre

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Hastings Main Road | Mowbray, Bridgetown, Barbados
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Disorganized and slow

Two tank dives with West Side Divers last week and it was not very enjoyable. They were... read more

Reviewed yesterday
DutchGirlTheHague
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Boulder, Colorado
Really Awesome Dive Shop

This dive shop is legit and the reason for the excellent feedback. The staff; Peter,Roy, Heather... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mattchuk212
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New York City, New York
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West Side Scuba Centre established in 1993 is situated by the Historical Garrison Savannah. Located close to some of the most beautiful reefs on the South and West Coast of Barbados, this makes for ideal diving and exciting adventures. With high...more
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Hastings Main Road | Mowbray, Bridgetown, Barbados
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Reviewed yesterday

Two tank dives with West Side Divers last week and it was not very enjoyable. They were disorganized, taking hours to even get to the boat. (e.g. just figuring out which cars to take to drive clients to the boat was a confusing 15 min.)....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This dive shop is legit and the reason for the excellent feedback. The staff; Peter,Roy, Heather and capt. Peter were excellent and very helpful. The service; washing my equipment between dives and the hotel pick ups was incredible. The attention to the divers needs was...More

1  Thank mattchuk212
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by the Hotel. Checked on TripAdvisor. Went and arranged a two tank dives. First drift reef dive second a dive at Carlisle bay marine park and five wreaks. Fantastic. Peter Grannum owner Heather dive leader and Roy not forgetting the boat skipper. Are all...More

1  Thank Micktom1961
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WestCentre, Owner at West Side Scuba Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for diving with us and hope we can look after you again when in Barbados. Have a great Year.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked with Peter for a dive because his Tripadvisor reviews were so good - he didn’t let me down. I was booking on my own as my holiday companions don’t dive and was quite nervous given my last dive in October was when I passed...More

1  Thank Julia N
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WestCentre, Owner at West Side Scuba Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for diving with us and we are so glad you had a lovely dive with us. And thanks again for coming today saturday.

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

We three divers dove off Royal Caribbean cruise but booked on our own. They were prompt and very nice. The dives were great a wreck and a reef. The guides were fantastic. The owner personally assured we were taken good care of. Would use them...More

1  Thank Craig B
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Yet another set of great dives off the coast of beautiful Barbados. The dive team rocks as usual. Every dive is an adventure!

1  Thank Norbz-Meister
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WestCentre, Owner at West Side Scuba Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks a mil Norbert we are so glad to have you back again.

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Great time with the West Side Scuba Centre. Multiple trips and great service every time. Professional, friendly staff, knowledge of the local area, and fun to join on an underwater adventure. Highly recommend them.

1  Thank rlyons2018
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WestCentre, Owner at West Side Scuba Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It was so glad to have you with us and hope we can look after you again when in Barbados. Thank You.

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

I've been diving 7 times now with Peter and his crew at West Side Scuba Centre. I just finished up my advanced open water certification and couldn't be happier with who I chose to do this course with in Barbados. I've been out with numerous...More

1  Thank Frizz99
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WestCentre, Owner at West Side Scuba Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It was so nice of you to do your advanced course with us and hope we will see you again and again. Thank You.

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend this scuba group! I’ve been certified for over 25 years and was on vacation with my 14-year-old son. This was the perfect place for an expedited certification. My son watch a 30 minute video followed by practicing with the equipment in shallow...More

1  Thank Tom M
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Having not dived since I qualified 20 years ago I wanted to get back into it and hopefully my 13 year old son would also enjoy it so we booked the discover scuba session. WSS were brilliant. We felt safe and looked after at all...More

1  Thank FinbarrW5
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dean3376
19 October 2017|
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Response from WestCentre | Property representative |
Hi, What you do is watch a short DVD that shows you what you are going to learn in the sea/pool and then we go to the confined area and do a lesson of 20 to 30 minutes and once you complete the skills we go to a marine park... More
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sandysh1
10 May 2017|
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Hello, This is not a problem. Could you send me you questions. Could you go to my website and send me and e mail. Thanks,
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Linda S
30 April 2017|
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Hello Linda, Thanks for the e mail. We can look after your group of divers. Can you e mail me so i can send you some attachments and all info do do this booking. Thanks,
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