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Rua Gorgulho 17 | Hotel Pestana Palms, Funchal, Madeira 9000-107, Portugal
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Great 3 days diving

Stayed at the pestana and this was on site. Great days diving, although sometimes challenging... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2017
AhMrBond
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Went diving with whole family . Couldn't be happier

I have a PADI diver certificate since many years , but my kids and wife have never tried diving... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Fredrik O
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Rua Gorgulho 17 | Hotel Pestana Palms, Funchal, Madeira 9000-107, Portugal
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

Stayed at the pestana and this was on site. Great days diving, although sometimes challenging getting into the boat from the shore if there is some swell - you will have to swim out to the boat. There were a couple of equipment issues, leaking...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

I have a PADI diver certificate since many years , but my kids and wife have never tried diving before. We booked a "Discover diving" package with the diving center at Pestana palms. I could not be more satisfied with the experience! - The staff...More

2  Thank Fredrik O
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

I have been to the Palms hotel a few times and have always seen the Scuba Diving Centre, and this time decided to give it a go! I decided to go for my PADI Open Water Diving Certificate (under no pressure from the staff -...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Friendly staff. Professional service. Many opportunities. It is good idea to have your own dive mask. I recommend this place

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Reviewed 9 September 2017

Friendly people, amazing house reef, very welcoming staff and well organised boat trips. What else would you expect? Yet another pleasant experience amongst divers from all over the Europe

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Thank Sylvester W
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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

A nice trip with seeing the whales and swimming with dolphins as a highlight. It was spoilt somewhat by 30 minutes of our allotted 2hrs being taken up clearing plastic from the ocean. No refund or additional time so felt a little cheated.

Thank Russell F
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Scuba Madeira is based at the Palms Hotel in Funchal and is just a few steps away from the sea. My 12 year old daughter had two lessons at the school. She met with her PADI instructor, Bruno, who kitted her out with all the...More

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Thank cterry40
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

I had such a fantastic experience at the dive school here. I arrived on the Tuesday and was booked in for my first dive on the Wednesday to start my Open Water course. The instructors were so friendly and I always felt safe and comfortable...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

My 13 year old daughter wanted to learn to scuba dive as she wants to become a Marine Biologist in her adult life. We were in Madeira for 3 weeks so we signed up for the Junior Open Sea Qualification. First was an explanation of...More

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Thank robin M
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

The experience was first class from the response to my initial e-mail to the fond farewell. The team were professional and friendly and immediately put Isabella our 13 yr old at ease and gained our confidence. I would highly recommend the team whether you are...More

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Thank Maria M
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s w
14 May 2018|
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Response from MadeiraDivepoint | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for the e-mail! Sorry for asking but we just changed the website, what course did you booked online? You also can contact us on info(at)scuba-madeira com Best regards, Ralf
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1 November 2017|
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Response from MadeiraDivepoint | Property representative |
Hello, the water temp. in April will be a 18 ° C, just contact us on your arival on the island for your reservation, regards Stefan
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Chris R
21 November 2016|
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Response from MadeiraDivepoint | Property representative |
Hallo Chris If you visit us at our website scuba-madeira you find all the information you need. If you have some more questions please contact us!All the best, Ralf
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